What Cookies are
Cookies are small files with information that a web page (specifically a web server) stores on a user's computer, mobile or other electronic device so that whenever a user connects to the site, the latter retrieves that information and provides the user with relevant services. Generally, cookies perform many functions and are divided into different categories depending on the purpose they serve and the way they operate. There are cookies that are necessary for running a site (without them providing services from the site would not be technically feasible), as well as cookies that facilitate browsing from one website to another, store your preferences and generally improve the experience of your web browsing. A typical example of such information is the user's preferences on a website, as these are indicated by the user's choices on that website (e.g. selecting specific "buttons", searches, advertisements, etc.).
The purpose of cookies is security, more effective display of information, better service and easier browsing. In addition, cookies help us analyze how you use the website and if you have trouble browsing. Cookies do not collect personal information and cannot be used for the identification of the user.
Cookies can be Temporary (Session cookies) or Permanent (Persistent cookies):
Temporary (Session) cookies remain on your device until you leave our website. These cookies help, for example, in browsing with safety our site.
Permanent (Persistent) cookies –remain on your device for a longer time or until you delete them. Instructions on how to delete them (opt out) can be found below. Their duration on your device depends on the duration of the cookie and the settings of your browser.
How to manage Cookies
You can freely choose and change your preferences regarding Cookies by following the "Manage Cookies" link. You can also delete all cookies stored in your computer or any other portable equipment, as well as set up most browsers, in order to prevent storage by following the instructions below. Nevertheless, if you do so, some operations and site navigation features will not work.
Set your cookies preferences by selecting 'Manage Cookies' below
More information about cookies can be found on the website www.allaboutcookies.org.
Cookies Attica Bank uses on www.atticabank.gr :
We use the following cookies categories:
a) Strictly Necessary Cookies
These cookies allow you to browse the website and use its features without saving the information you recognize. These cookies are absolutely necessary for the appropriate operation of our website. Without them, many of our website's applications cannot function effectively. The absolutely necessary cookies used by Attica Bank are the following:
Cookie name: cookiesDirective
Date Expiry: 365 days
This cookie is stored to scan if you have given your consent to the Cookies policy. If this cookie is stored, this means that you have already accepted Cookies Policy and have allowed cookies to be loaded on your device.
Cookie name: BIGipServerPortal_IP_Pool
This cookie is temporarily installed for as long as you are logged in and used for the proper operation of the site.
b) Analytical Cookies
We use these cookies to improve our site, collect information about the time and the way visitors interact with our website and the services it offers. For example, how many times a visitor viewed a particular product or service and whether he chose to share it on a social networking platform. The analytical cookies are stored on your device only if you give your consent, are as follows:
Cookie Name: _ga
Date Expiry: 30 days
Cookie Name: _gid -
Date Expiration: --
Some of our web sites or secondary sites may use extra or different cookies from the above. In this case, you will find details on cookies on the relevant information page. You may be asked to agree to the storage of these cookies.
How to delete cookies (Opt Out)
You can delete cookies and disable their use. Select the browser you are using and follow the instructions:
If you are using another browser, consult the manufacturer's instructions.
Update - Change of Current Policy
We reserve the right to make any changes and corrections to this Policy in order to comply with the legal requirements and how the site works. Please refer to this page at regular intervals to keep up to date with the latest version of the Policy to check the current and any new additional information.
The latest version of this Policy cookies issued on 20/05/2019.