MTG Corporate Website Cookie Policy

When you visit mtg.com (‘Site’), certain data will be collected by us through the use of cookies. It helps us to provide you with a personalised experience when you visit our Site, and it can also allow us to improve our service and make sure that you will easily find what you want. This Cookie Policy will help you understand the types of technologies we use, what they do and your choices regarding their use.

What are cookies?

Cookies are small pieces of data (text files) that are sent to your browser from a web server and stored on your device so that the website can recognise your device. There are two types of cookies, permanent and temporary or “session” cookies. Permanent cookies are stored as a file on your computer or mobile device for a longer period of time. Session cookies are temporarily placed on your computer when you visit our Site but are erased when you shut down the page.

The cookies we use can be categorized in different types by there purpose. Some of them are essential for our services to work (Essential Cookies) while others are used to measure/optimize the content and performance of our services (Performance Cookies).

Our Site is built on a WordPress platform, and therefore stores cookies related to your preferred language. This enables us to improve our Site’s accessibility by showing you the language you’ve previously selected.

Our Site uses Google Analytics to analyse traffic and make design and navigation improvements to the Site. We use IP masking in Google Analytics, which means that we automatically anonymise any IP data we collect. Anonymised data is then used to present general statistics on how our Site is used.

How do we use cookies?

We use the information from cookies to make our Site user-friendly.

We may use non-personal information from cookies for statistical purposes as follows:

• To determine how frequently you and other users visit our Site.
• To determine which are the most popular parts of our Site.
• To monitor the use of our services and our Site (frequency and time).
• To receive general statistics on most popular geographical locations where our Site is used (countries and cities)
• To determine which type of device you use for browsing our Site – desktop or mobile.
• To establish the type of browser you are using to access our Site.
• To establish the source of traffic to our Site.

We use the following cookies for the Service:

• pll_language
Vendor: WordPress
Duration: 1 year
Purpose: Storing your preferences of the website language
Type: Essential Cookie
Legal Basis: Art. 6 para. 1 let. f) GDPR

• bid_1_password_protected_auth
Vendor: WordPress
Duration: Session
Purpose: Protecting WordPress pages with a password
Type: Essential Cookie
Legal Basis: Art. 6 para. 1 let. f) GDPR

• _gid
Vendor: Google Ireland Limited
Duration: 1 day
Purpose: Optimizing the user experience by better understanding the website usage through Google Analytics
Type: Functional Cookie
Legal Basis: Art. 6 para. 1 let. a) GDPR

• _ga
Vendor: Google Ireland Limited
Duration: 1 day
Purpose: Optimizing the user experience by better understanding the website usage through Google Analytics
Type: Functional Cookie
Legal Basis: Art. 6 para. 1 let. a) GDPR

Our Site does not store any third-party cookies for advertising or marketing purposes.

How do you delete cookies?

You can choose whether to accept cookies or not and what type of cookies you want to accept. If you want to know when your computer receives a cookie, you may be able to set your browser to notify you about it. That way you have the option to accept or reject a cookie. Your computer can be set to reject all cookies. Please be aware that setting your browser to not accept cookies may prevent parts of our Site from remembering your preferences, for example language preferences. It’s possible to opt out of having your browsing activity within sites recorded by analytics cookies.

Contact

We welcome any questions, comments and requests regarding this Cookie Policy to privacy@mtg.com.
For more information about how we collect, use and keep safe personal data, visit our Privacy Policy.