As a result of a visit to an NBB website, a cookie may be saved on the visitor's hard drive. Cookies facilitate visits to the NBB's websites, while helping the NBB to store user preferences and visitor information and keep track of user trends. However, the NBB does not establish any link between the information saved by the cookies and data by name concerning the visitors to its websites.
The following types of cookies are used on the NBB's websites:
Technically necessary cookies
These are cookies that are strictly necessary for the operation of the websites and without them the websites would not function properly. Consequently, these cookies cannot be disabled.
These are cookies used to enhance the functional purposes of the websites. For example, these may be cookies that remember the content you previously viewed on website or the email address and password you provided when registering during an earlier visit to this website. The use of functional cookies enables the NBB to offer content tailored to the interests of visitors and save them the time of having to re-register and re-enter information when revisiting a website.
Visitors may change their cookie settings at any time (such as asking to be notified when cookies are sent to their computers, or refusing cookies) by altering their Internet browser settings (Internet Explorer, Firefox, Chrome, Safari or Opera). N.B. in this case visitors may be unable to register on the NBB's websites or use other functions for which registration or information gathering is required.