Cookies Policy

The second paragraph of Article 22 of the LSSI establishes:


  • 2. Service providers can use storage devices and data recovery target terminal equipment, provided that they have given their consent after providing them with clear and comprehensive information on their use, in particular on the purposes of the processing of data in accordance with the provisions of Law 15/1999, of December 13, Protection of Personal Data with.
  • Where technically possible and effective, the consent of the recipient to accept the treatment of data may be provided by using the appropriate settings of a navigator or other application, provided that it should proceed with its configuration during installation or update through an express action for this purpose.
  • This does not prevent any technical storage or access for the sole purpose of carrying out the transmission of a communication by electronic communications network or to the extent strictly necessary for the provision of a service of the information society expressly requested by the recipient.

They are waived from compliance regarding the obligations under Article 22.2 of the LSSI cookies used for any of the following purposes:

Only allows communication between the user equipment and the network.
It strictly provides a service explicitly requested by the user.
In this respect the Article 29 Work Group in its 4/20123 Pronouncement has interpreted the exception among those cookies that have following aim:


  • "User input" cookies
  • Cookie authentication or user identification (session only)
  • User security Cookies
  • Media player session cookies
  • Session cookies for load balancing
  • User interface customised cookies
  • Supplement Cookies (plug-in) to share social content

Thus, it can be understood that these cookies are excluded from the scope of Article 22.2 of the LSSI, and therefore it would not be necessary to inform and obtain the consent for their use.
On the contrary, it is necessary to inform and obtain consent for the installation and use of any other type of cookies, both first and third party, session or persistent, remaining pursuant to Article 22.2 of the LSSI and, within the guidelines that will be helpful in this guide.

The lender may use cookies when a user surfs the website. A cookie is a file type or device that is downloaded to the user terminal equipment in order to store data that can be updated and retrieved by the entity responsible for its installation.
Its main functions are to keep track of users, or to get information regarding browsing habits.

Cookies used by the Website are only associated with an anonymous user and computer, and themselves do not provide user personal data.
Through the use of cookies, it is possible that the server where the web is located, recognises the web browser used by the user in order to facilitate easier navigation, allowing, for example, access to users who have registered previously, access areas, or electronic commerce services reserved exclusively for them without having to register for each visit. They are also used to measure the audience and traffic parameters, monitor progress and number of entries.
Types of cookies
Depending on the duration that remains stored in the client browser, it differs between session cookies and persistent cookies

There is another classification with five types of cookies according to the purpose for which the data is processed, these are cookie techniques, customised cookies, analytical cookies, advertising cookies and behavioural advertising cookies.

Finally, as the entity that handles the domain from which cookies are sent and treats the data obtained, their own cookies exist as well as third party cookies.


Types of cookies used by duration


  • Session Cookies: They are a type of cookie designed to collect and store data while the user accesses a website. They are often used to store information that are only interested in preserving the service requested by the user on only one occasion (e.g. a list of purchased products).
  • Persistent Cookies: They are a type of cookies in which the data is stored in the terminal and can be accessed and treated for a defined period by the head of the cookie. (e.g. remember user preferences for a particular website, allowing the use of the same in future browsing sessions, such as language selection, menu preferences, etc.).

Types of cookies used according to their purpose

  • Technical cookies: They are those that allow the user to navigate through a website, platform or application and use of the different options or services that exist on the same. (e.g. identify the session, access to restricted parts, remember the elements of an order, make an application for registration or participation in an event, etc.).
  • Cookies analysis: They are those that allow the responsible party thereof, monitoring and analysing the behaviour of website users to which they are linked. The information gathered through such cookies is used in measuring the activity of web, application or platform sites for profiling navigation users of these sites, applications and platforms, in order to make improvements based on user data analysis carried out by users of the service.(e.g. visitor statistics like Google Analytics or similar)


Types of cookies used by the entity that handles them

  • Own cookies: They are those that are sent to the user's terminal equipment from a computer or domain managed by the editor itself and from which the service requested by the user is provided. (e.g. identifying the user session on a web page)
  • Third party cookies: They are those that are sent to the user's terminal equipment from a computer or domain that is not managed by the publisher, but by another entity that treats data obtained through the cookie. (e.g. the poster is a banner on a website, box fans on a social networking site, etc.)

The relationship of cookies on this website:


The list of cookies of this website is as follows:

  • JSESSIONID: Technical session cookie to display the page by the user, necessary for the proper operation thereof.
  • _ga: Third party cookie analysis (Google analytics) that collects anonymous information to calculate statistics differentiating use of the site users accessing the same.

However, users who do not wish to receive cookies, or want to eliminate them or want to be informed before they are stored on their computer, can disable or delete cookies by configuring their web browser so as to warn them of the reception of cookies and to prevent their installation thereof on their computer.