Cookie policy

BNP Paribas pays special attention to your expectations and we want to maintain the confidence that you place in us. Concerning the personal data that you entrust to us, we provide you with clear information about how we use and store cookies from our Site www.histoire.bnpparibas on your connection terminal.

 

What is a cookie?

Cookies are small text, image or software files that are placed and stored on your computer, smartphone or any other device that can be used to browse the Internet when you visit a website. Cookies are very useful because they enable a website to recognise you, signal your visit to such or such page and thereby to provide you an additional service: improve your browsing comfort, secure your connection or adapt the contents of a page to your centres of interest.

The information stored by cookies, during a limited period of validity, concern in particular the pages visited, the advertisements you clicked on, the type of browser you use, your IP address and the information that you entered on a site so you don’t have to re-enter it.

 

Types of cookies deposited by the Site www.histoire.bnpparibas

Statistical Cookies: in order to adapt our Site “URL OF THE WEBSITE CONCERNED” to our customers’ requests, we measure the number of visits, the number of pages consulted, visitors’ activity on the “Site” and how often they return. These cookies are used to establish traffic analysis statistics, which are used in turn to improve our Site’s contents based on the success encountered by such or such page with our visitors.

The period of validity of these cookies is: 13 months

 

Cookies used to store:

your use preferences, display parameters and players you use in order to facilitate your browsing during your next visit to our Site. The period of validity of these cookies is 13 months

Cookies used to secure your connection: when you open a secure session to access your bank account online and it remains open a certain amount of time, a cookie is used to display a message inviting you to close your session and/or to close it automatically if you fail to respond (VERIFY).

This type of cookie is also used to recognise you so you can access your personal space/account.

Use of social networks by the Site’s users

Our Site includes third party items (application buttons) that let the Internet user share, via social networks, the contents of our Site or his opinion.

These include the “Share,” “Like,” “g+1” and “Tweet” buttons from social networks like “Facebook,” “Google,” “Twitter,” etc.

If you interact via third party items (e.g., by clicking on the “Like” button or posting a comment, the corresponding information will be transmitted to the social network and published on your profile.

If you don’t want the social network to link the information collected via our Site to your user account, you must first log off the social network.

We suggest you consult the personal privacy protection policies of these social networks so you are aware of how they use information, especially advertisements and the browsing information they may collect through these application buttons.

 

Your choices with respect to cookies

Cookies improve your browsing experience on our Site and are essential to access certain secure areas. If you decide to block all cookies via your Internet browser, you will only be able to visit the public part of our Site and will no longer be able to access your secure customer space.

By continuing to browse on our Site, you accept cookies on your terminal. You can reverse this decision at any time by blocking cookies

Right to access and amend

According to the regulations, you have the right to access and amend your personal data.

You can exercise this right by contacting BNP Paribas and sending it a copy of the cookie or cookies placed on your terminal at BNP Paribas – APAC TDC Val de Marne, TSA 30233- 94729 FONTENAY SOUS BOIS Cedex

By using the appropriate cookie parameters of your browser, the private browsing mode or your browser’s Do Not Track configuration.

Depending on your browser, you have the following options: accept or block cookies from all sources or from a given source or even to programme the display of a message asking your permission each time a cookie is placed on your terminal.

To express or reverse your choices, refer to the help menu or your browser’s dedicated section. For example, you can obtain more information on the following pages:

Internet Explorer: http://windows.microsoft.com/fr-FR/windows-vista/Block-or-allow-cookies

Safari: http://docs.info.apple.com/article.html?path=Safari/3.0/fr/9277.html

Chrome: http://support.google.com/chrome/bin/answer.py?hl=fr&hlrm=en&answer=95647

Firefox http://support.mozilla.org/fr/kb/Activer%20et%20d%C3%A9sactiver%20les%20cookies

Opera: http://help.opera.com/Windows/10.20/fr/cookies.html

For mobile devices you can consult the following links:

Chrome: https://support.google.com/accounts/answer/61416?hl=fr&ref_topic=2373959

Safari: http://support.apple.com/kb/HT1677

Windows Phone: http://www.microsoft.com/windowsphone/en-us/howto/wp7/web/changing-privacy-and-other-browser-settings.aspx

Blackberry: http://docs.blackberry.com/en/smartphone_users/deliverables/32004/Turn_off_cookies_in_the_browser_60_1072866_11.jsp

For a better understanding and control of cookies from all sources and not just those from our Site, we suggest you consult the website Youronlinechoices, published by the Interactive Advertising Bureau France (IAB).

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Pursuant to the French Data Protection Law No. 78-17 of 6 January 1978, you are entitled to access the data collected by BNP Paribas and to have it amended, updated or deleted, where such information is incorrect, incomplete or outdated. You can exercise this right by contacting: BNP Paribas – APAC TDC Val de Marne, TSA 30233- 94729 FONTENAY SOUS BOIS Cedex.

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Since 1822, history has made us a key player and a witness of transformations taking place in society and economy in Europe and around the world. We invite you to share in our story and explore our archives to learn more about our constantly changing world.
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