Cookie Policy


  1. Responsible Entity
  2. By means of this notice, Santander Global Technology, S.L., a Spanish company, with registered office in Boadilla del Monte (Madrid), with NIF B-83325076 and registered at the Mercantile Registry of Madrid, Tomo 17801, Folio 170, Section 8, Page number M306988, owner of this web page (hereinafter, “Santander Global Tech” or the “Owner of the Website” indistinctly), informs the Users of the Web (hereinafter, the “Website”) about its Cookies Policy, so that they have knowledge of the cookies that will be used during their browsing through the Portal and can give their consent to them.
    This Cookies Policy (hereinafter, “Cookies Policy” is complemented by the Personal Data Protection Policy of this Website.


  3. Concept of Cookies
  4. Cookies are files that are stored on a user’s computer when navigating the Internet and that, in particular, contain a number that allows the user’s computer to be unequivocally identified, even if the user changes locations or IP addresses.


    Cookies are installed while navigating the Internet, either by websites that the user visits or by third parties with which the website engages, and allows the latter to become aware of the user’s activity on the same site, or on others with which it engages, for instance: the location from which it accesses the site, connection time, the device from which it accesses (fixed or mobile), the operating system and navigator used, most-visited websites, number of clicks, and the data regarding the user’s behaviour on the Internet.


    The website can be accessed without needing the cookies to be activated, although deactivation may prevent the site from operating correctly. In case the user decides not to send cookies to our systems, they can be “deactivated” from their browser by deleting them from their browsing history -cache- when the visit ends.


  5. Authorization for the use of cookies
  6. In accordance with the cookie notice that appears at the foot of the Website, users or visitors to the page can either accept all of the cookies by clicking on the corresponding button or configure them as they wish using the setting module.


  7. Types of Cookies used on the Website
  8. The user that navigates the website may find cookies inserted directly by the Owner as described in the following section:


    1. Owner Cookies
    2. The Owner of the website uses strictly necessary cookies that can be used to facilitate the correct navigation of the website as well as ensure that the content thereof is effectively loaded.


      Additionally, personalization cookies are used to compile statistical data related to the users’ activity on the website, in order to be able to improve the services provided to users by analysing navigation habits.


      Following the guidelines of the Spanish Agency for Data Protection, below, the use of cookies made by the Portal site is detailed.


      You can find in the following table the detail of the cookies we use when a user enters the Portal according to their purposes:


      Cookie Owner Expire date Category Functionality
      _icl_current_language Santander Global Tech S.L Ongoing Own This gauges the language in chich the portal should preferably function for the user.
      viewed_cookie_policy Santander Global Tech S.L Ongoing Own This remembers the cookie policy acceptation by the user.
    3. Third Party Cookies
    4. Below are detailed, according to their purpose, the different types of third-party cookies that can be downloaded to your computer when using the Portal and that are sent to your computer or terminal by a domain or computer managed by a third party other than the Owner of the Web.


      • Analytical cookies: These enable the cookie administrators to track and analyse the behaviour of users of the associated website and create navigation profiles for site users, in order to make improvements based on the analysis of data on the use regarding the offer of products and/or services.
      • Social network cookies: the Owner uses cookies owned by Facebook, Twitter, LinkedIn and Google Plus so that users may share content from the website on these social networks, and for registering on the website (data provided by users to the social networks may be used for filling in the fields on the website registration form directly).
      • Cookies for measuring website traffic: the Owner uses cookies owned by Google Analytics, Nielsen Netratings and Certifica Metric to gather statistical data on the users’ activity on the website, in order to improve the services provided to users. These cookies are used for analysing user traffic, by generating an anonymous user ID for measuring the number of times a user visits the website.
        Also, it registers the first and last time a particular user visited the website, when a session ended and where the user is from.
      • Cookies for advertising purposes: Adconion, Google Adsense and DoubleClick instal cookies on users’ devices in order to display advertising content that is relevant to them, based on previous interactions with the users, their visits to the advertisers’ websites, their source IP address, etc. As a result, using the data gathered from the cookies, the advertisements displayed on the website are published and managed more efficiently.

      You can find in the following table the detail of the cookies we use when a user enters the Portal according to their purposes:


      Cookie Owner Expire date Category Functionality
      APISID 14 months Third parties Widget youtube
      GEUP 20 months Third parties Widget youtube
      HSID 14 months Third parties Widget youtube
      NID 5 months Third parties Widget youtube
      PREF 22 months Third parties Widget youtube
      PREF 22 months Third parties Widget youtube
      SID 24 months Third parties Widget youtube
      VISITOR_INFO1_LIVE 8 months Third parties Widget youtube
      YSC Session Third parties Widget youtube


  9. Revocation of the authorization for the use of cookies and browser settings
  10. Once the Cookies are installed, the user may at any time choose to revoke their consent and eliminate them. To do so the Owner recommends that its users consult the help section of its navigator or access the help pages of the following main navigators:


  11. Additional notes
  12. Web browsers are the tools responsible for storing cookies and from this place must effect your right to delete or deactivate them.


    The owner of the website is not responsible for the deactivation of cookies prevent or hinder the proper functioning of the Web site, nor can guarantee the correct or incorrect handling of cookies by the aforementioned browsers.


    In some cases it is necessary to install cookies so that the browser does not forget its decision not to accept them.


  13. Update of the Cookies Policy and contact
  14. This Cookies Policy may be modified by the Owner depending on the cookies used in the Portal.


    The Owner recommends you to review this policy each time you access our website in order to be adequately informed about how and why we use cookies and may be aware of any change in the type of data collected.


    If the user would like to make any queries about the Website’s Cookies Policy or to revoke the previously provided consent, please contact the Owner at the following email address:, indicating “Cookies Policy” in the subject field.