Regulatory Information

Reyker Securities Plc Cookies Policy


Reyker's websites use cookies. By using our websites and agreeing to this policy, you consent to our use of cookies in accordance with the terms of this policy.

You can both control and delete our cookies and how to do this for some common web browsers is explained below.

About cookies

Cookies are files, often including unique identifiers, that are sent by web servers to web browsers, and which may then be sent back to the server each time the browser requests a page from the server.

Cookies can be used by web servers to identity and track users as they navigate pages on a website, and to identify users returning to a website.

Cookies may be either persistent cookies, session cookies, functionality cookies or cookies that target users to establish their browsing behaviour for third party advertising purposes. A persistent cookie consists of a text file sent by a web server to a web browser, which will be stored by the browser and will remain valid until its set expiry date, unless deleted by the user before the expiry date.

A session cookie expires at the end of the user session, when the web browser is closed.

A functionality cookie is essential for the operation of our websites and enables things like correct navigation between pages or menus, the downloading of PDF files, videos and audio files to run correctly and similar necessary functions.

Cookies on Reyker's websites

We do or may use session cookies, persistent cookies and functionality cookies on our websites.

Reyker does not use third party behavioural advertising cookies and does not collect data in this way or sell data of this kind to third parties.

We will or may send to you cookies, which may vary from time to time, particularly when you use our on-line services such as on-line dealing or accessing your portfolio information on-line. This is done so that our servers can recognise you and it helps us with the steps we need to take to verify your identity and provide you with rapid access to your data or the services you require.

How Reyker uses cookies

Cookies do not contain any information that personally identifies you, but personal information that we store about you may be linked by us to the information stored in and obtained from cookies.

We may use the information we obtain from your use of our cookies for the following purposes:to recognise your computer when you visit our websites

  1. to track you as you navigate our websites, and to enable the use of the client service facilities on our website
  2. to improve our websites' usability and appearance
  3. to analyse the use of our websites
  4. in the administration of our websites.

Third party cookies

When you use our website, you will or may also be sent third party cookies. This typically arises when we link to external websites or portals operated by our contracted suppliers and information providers as part of the provision of our services and the delivery of information about the financial markets, exchanges, credit ratings, valuations and other financial and business data that our websites contain.

Our contracted service providers may or will also send you cookies. They may use the information they obtain from your use of their cookies:

  1. to track your browser across multiple websites
  2. to build a profile of your web surfing
  3. to target services that we provide either alone or in conjunction with them which may be of particular interest to you

In addition, we use Google Analytics and/or similar services to analyse the use of this website. These Analytics generate statistical and other information about website use by means of cookies, which are stored on users' computers. The information generated relating to our website is used to create reports about the use of the website. Google and any other analytics companies that we may use from time to time will store this information. Google's privacy policy is available at:

Blocking cookies

Most browsers, including Internet Explorer, Safari, Firefox and Chrome allow you to refuse to accept cookies. For example:

  1. in Internet Explorer you can refuse all cookies by clicking "Tools", "Internet Options", "Privacy", and selecting "Block all cookies" using the sliding selector;
  2. in Firefox you can block all cookies by clicking "Tools", "Options", and un-checking "Accept cookies from sites" in the "Privacy" box.
  3. in Safari you can block cookies by Clicking "Safari", "Preferences", "Privacy" and then choose from the various blocking options.

Blocking all cookies will, however, typically have an adverse impact upon the usability of Reyker's website and will tend to make pages load more slowly.

Procedures for blocking cookies on different browsers may vary from time to time and the methods noted above are intended to be indicative rather than definitive.

Deleting cookies

You can also delete cookies already stored on your computer:

  1. in Internet Explorer, you must manually delete cookie files;
  2. in Firefox, you can delete cookies by, first ensuring that cookies are to be deleted when you "clear private data" (this setting can be changed by clicking "Tools", "Options" and "Settings" in the "Private Data" box) and then clicking "Clear private data" in the "Tools" menu.
  3. in Safari you can delete all cookie history in the "Privacy" tab as described above

Doing this may have a negative impact on the usability of Reyker’s websites. Should you have any further queries or questions regarding Reyker's use of cookies, please visit our Contact Page for more information on the best way to get in touch