- What are cookies?
Cookies are small data files that websites install on the user’s device, for example to ensure their proper use, learn about the user’s browsing habits and enhance the user’s experience in subsequent visits. When browsing through this website, session cookies and persistent cookies are employed, which in turn can be either first-party or third-party cookies.
Session cookies are designed to collect and store data while the user accesses a website.
Persistent cookies are a type in which the data stays stored on the user’s terminal and which the entity responsible for the cookie can access and process for a specific period of time from a few minutes to several years.
- Purpose of cookies and third parties / configuration and rejection of cookies
Below are the types of cookies used on the website of CRITERIA CAIXA, S.A.U. By unchecking any of them, the website’s experience will become limited.
FIRST-PARTY COOKIES: They are created or managed by CRITERIA CAIXA, S.A.U. as the entity responsible for the website www.criteriacaixa.com. This website uses first-party cookies for the following purposes:
They enable users to browse through the website and use the different options or utilities available, e.g. controlling traffic and data communication and using security elements during navigation.
They are administered by technical, analysis, social media, customization and advertising service providers other than CRITERIA CAIXA, S.A.U.
Below is a list of the third parties that can configure and access cookies in your equipment (not without previously informing you and receiving your consent) and the purposes for which the information stored is used:
They enable users to monitor and analyze the behavior of the website’s users, with the aim of introducing improvements based on the analysis of data relating to the website’s use.
- Google Analytics
- Deactivating or removing cookies.
Most browsers allow managing the users’ cookie preferences at any given time. Users can set their browser to reject or delete certain cookies according to their criteria.
Users can configure the cookies by accessing the following links:
- Google Chrome
- Mozilla Firefox
- Internet Explorer
- Microsoft Edge
Users must bear in mind that some characteristics of the content of the website www.criteriacaixa.com are available only if the installation of cookies is permitted on their browser. If you decide not to accept or block certain cookies, depending on their purpose, it may affect totally or partially the website’s normal functioning or prevent access to some of its services.
- Personal data processing.
The controller is CRITERIA CAIXA, S.A.U.:, whose full corporate information is:
CRITERIA CAIXA, S.A.U.
Tax ID number (CIF): A-63379135
Address: Palma de Mallorca, Plaza Weyler, nº 3
Telephone: +34 93 409 21 21
- Contact details of the Data Protection Officer
You may contact the Data Protection Officer at the following email: email@example.com.
- Purpose of the processing and lawfulness
The purpose of the processing is included in “Purpose of cookies and third parties / configuration and rejection of cookies”.
- Lawfulness of processing
The lawfulness of processing is the user’s consent, which can be managed and revoked in “Purpose of cookies and third parties / configuration and rejection of cookies” and “Deactivating or removing cookies”.
- Data recipients
CRITERIA CAIXA, S.A.U. will share the data collected with:
- Public bodies or authorities in order to comply with any legal requirement, as well as to service providers or third parties in order to manage and execute cookies.
- Service providers acting on our behalf as processors: Google.
With regard to the third-party cookies identified in section 2 “Purpose of cookies and third parties / configuration and rejection of cookies”, bear in mind that these cookies are either sent from a domain not managed by CRITERIA CAIXA, S.A.U., but by the corresponding third party, or from the domain www.criteriacaixa.com, but the data collected is managed by that third party.
- Transfers to third countries
The data processing is carried out generally by service providers within the European Economic Area or in countries which have been deemed to have a suitable level of protection.
In other cases, CRITERIA CAIXA S.A.U. guarantees the security and legitimacy of the data processing by demanding from its providers that they have binding corporate regulations that guarantee the protection of data in a similar way as those established by European regulations; that they adhere to the Privacy Shield, if they are service providers in the USA; or that they subscribe the standard clauses of the European Union.
- Data conservation
The data will be processed while the granted authorizations for use remain in force. In accordance with data protection regulations, this data shall be conserved during the limitation period established for the actions arising from said authorizations, with the aim of complying with the legal obligations required by CRITERIA CAIXA, S.A.U., and of filing, exercising or defending claims.
- Exercising rights and claims before the competent authority related to data protection / Rights of interested parties
CRITERIA CAIXA, S.A.U. hereby informs you that you may exercise your rights to access, rectify, delete, oppose or restrict the processing or transfer of your data, as well as to withdraw your consent to any or all processing of your data, by sending an email to firstname.lastname@example.org or a written request with the reference “Personal Data” to Avinguda Diagonal, 621-629, 08028 (Barcelona); providing a copy of your National ID card or document proving your identity and admitted by Law, or in the event of representation, a supporting document; and including an address for notification purposes.
If you have any queries regarding your personal data or the processing thereof carried out by CRITERIA CAIXA, S.A.U., do not hesitate to contact us by any of the above-mentioned means.
CRITERIA CAIXA, S.A.U. hereby informs you that you have the right to file a claim to the Spanish Data Protection Agency (AEPD), the competent authority on the subject of data protection.
- Updates and changes to the Cookies Policy
CRITERIA CAIXA, S.A.U. may modify this Cookies Policy in accordance with any new legislative or regulatory requirements or in order to adapt it to the instructions laid down by the Spanish Data Protection Agency.
When significant changes occur in this Cookies Policy, the user will be informed via a notice on the website.