Cookies policy

The list of cookies and our partners can be found here



What is a cookie?

 

Cookies are small text files that are placed and stored on your terminal when you visit a website.. A cookie allows its issuer to identify the terminal* in which it is stored for the duration of the validity or the storage of this cookie.
The term “cookies” refers to all technologies allowing to trace the user’s navigation.

* The terminal refers to the hardware/material equipment (computer, tablet, smartphone…) you use to consult or view a website, an application or advertising content etc.



Why we are using cookies?

 
 

We use different types of cookies for the following purposes:

1. Cookies that do not require user’s consent

(i) These are operating cookies, that are essential for browsing our website (such as the session identifiers), allow you to use the main features of the website and to secure the connection.

For example, they allow you to access directly to reserved and personal areas thanks to identifiers or data that you have previously entrusted to us.

(ii) These are cookies that are not essential for browsing our website, but whose sole purpose is to enable or optimise its operation and to give you access to specific features.

They also allow you to adapt the presentation of the website to the display preferences of your terminal. These cookies allow you to have a fluid and customised navigation.

2. Cookies that require the user’s consent

a. Audience measurement cookies

They allow us to better understand the use and performance of our website, to establish statistics, volumes of traffic and use of various elements of our website (visited pages, navigation path, etc.) allowing to improve the interest and ergonomics of our services (the most consulted pages and sections, the most read articles, …)

These cookies are also used to evaluate the performance of our advertising campaigns and to personalize the content of our website according to your profile and your navigation.

b. Advertising cookies

These cookies enable SOCIETE GENERALE and its partners to present you personalized advertising based on your browsing on our website and your profile.


SOCIETE GENERALE also uses navigation data collected via these tracers to feed its customer knowledge and send you personalized communication according to your needs. However, refusing them will not have any impact on the use of our website.  

It will only result in the display of advertising that does not take into account your interests and preferences.

c. Social network sharing cookies

Our website contains share buttons to social networks, that allow you to share contents from our website with others.

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d. Cookies related to videos

Cookies deposited via video sharing services allow you to view directly on our site the selected multimedia content.

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How to refuse/delete cookies

The registration of a cookie in a terminal is essentially subject to the will of the terminal user, which can be expressed and modified at any time and free of charge.

If you have accepted, the storage of cookies in your terminal, the cookies integrated into the pages and contents that you have consulted may be stored temporarily in a dedicated space in your terminal.

A cookie management configurator is available to allow you to manage the cookies used and/or deposited on this website. At any time, by clicking on the link below, you will be able to access the configurator and modify your preferences by purpose.

!!! Attention!!! The taking into account of your wishes is based on a cookie. If you delete all the cookies stored in your terminal via your browser, SOCIETE GENERAL and its partner will no be aware of your refusal and you will therefore be asked again to express your choices on cookies.

The complete blocking of your cookies via your bowser or ad-blockers ( including cookies related to the operation of the website), may lead to malfunctions such as the impossibility to accessing certain pages of the website or your secure client area.

As part of the regulation, you will be asked every 6 months to confirm or change your cookie preferences, regardless of how long they remain in effect.

What cookies are used on our website and what are our partners?

You will find below the list of cookies on our site. This list is regularly updated:

 

Operating cookies

Name of the cookie __cfduid
Data controller pingdom.net
Cookie’s retention period 1 year
Usefulness Used by the content network, Cloudflare, to identify trusted web traffic.
Name of the cookie algoliasearch-client-js
Data controller careers.societegenerale.com
Cookie’s retention period Persistent
Usefulness Necessary in order to optimize the website's search-bar function. The cookie ensures accurate and fast search results.
Name of the cookie BIGipServer#
Data controller careers.societegenerale.com
Cookie’s retention period Session
Usefulness Used to distribute traffic to the website on several servers in order to optimise response times.
Name of the cookie CookieConsent
Data controller careers.societegenerale.com
Cookie’s retention period 1 year
Usefulness Stores the user's cookie consent state for the current domain
Name of the cookie JSESSIONID
Data controller careers.societegenerale.com
Cookie’s retention period Session
Usefulness Preserves users states across page requests
Name of the cookie pa_enabled
Data controller careers.societegenerale.com
Cookie’s retention period Persistent
Usefulness Determines the device used to access the website. This allows the website to be formatted accordingly
Operating cookies
Name of the cookie Data controller Usefulness Cookie’s retention period
__cfduid pingdom.net Used by the content network, Cloudflare, to identify trusted web traffic 1 year
algoliasearch-client-js careers.societegenerale.com Necessary in order to optimize the website's search-bar function. The cookie ensures accurate and fast search results Persistent
BIGipServer# careers.societegenerale.com Used to distribute traffic to the website on several servers in order to optimise response times Session
CookieConsent careers.societegenerale.com Stores the user's cookie consent state for the current domain 1 year
JSESSIONID careers.societegenerale.com Preserves users states across page requests Session
pa_enabled careers.societegenerale.com etermines the device used to access the website. This allows the website to be formatted accordingly Persistent
Audience measurement cookies
Name of the cookie Data controller Usefulness Cookie’s retention period
_ga societegenerale.com Registers a unique ID that is used to generate statistical data on how the visitor uses the website 2 years
_gat societegenerale.com Used by Google Analytics to throttle request rate 1 day
_gid societegenerale.com Registers a unique ID that is used to generate statistical data on how the visitor uses the website 1 day
_hjid careers.societegenerale.com Sets a unique ID for the session. This allows the website to obtain data on visitor behaviour for statistical purposes Persistent
_hjid societegenerale.com Sets a unique ID for the session. This allows the website to obtain data on visitor behaviour for statistical purposes 1 year
hit.xiti xiti.com This cookie is used to identify the frequency of visits and how long the visitor is on the website. The cookie is also used to determine how many and which subpages the visitor visits on a website – this information can be used by the website to optimize the domain and its subpages Session
hjViewportId careers.societegenerale.com Sets a unique ID for the session. This allows the website to obtain data on visitor behaviour for statistical purposes Session
pa careers.societegenerale.com Registers the website's speed and performance. This function can be used in context with statistics and load-balancing Persistent
Advertising cookies (personalized offers)
Name of the cookie Data controller Usefulness Cookie’s retention period
_fbp societegenerale.com Used by Facebook to deliver a series of advertisement products such as real time bidding from third party advertisers 3 months
_hjIncludedInSample careers.societegenerale.com Determines if the user's navigation should be registered in a certain statistical place holder Session
ActivityInfo2 serving-sys.com Used to present the visitor with relevant content and advertisement - The service is provided by third party advertisement hubs, which facilitate real-time bidding for advertisers 3 months
ads/ga-audiences google.com Used by Google AdWords to re-engage visitors that are likely to convert to customers based on the visitor's online behaviour across websites Session
bcookie linkedin.com Used by the social networking service, LinkedIn, for tracking the use of embedded services 2 years
bscookie linkedin.com Used by the social networking service, LinkedIn, for tracking the use of embedded services 2 years
fr facebook.com Used by Facebook to deliver a series of advertisement products such as real time bidding from third party advertisers 3 months
lidc linkedin.com Used by the social networking service, LinkedIn, for tracking the use of embedded service 1 day
OT_5234 serving-sys.com Unclassified Session
OT2 serving-sys.com Unclassified 3 months
rc::c google.com This cookie is used to distinguish between humans and bots Session
t1 serving-sys.com Collects information on visitor behaviour on multiple websites. This information is used on the website, in order to optimize the relevance of advertisement 3 months
tr facebook.com Used by Facebook to deliver a series of advertisement products such as real time bidding from third party advertisers Session
u2 serving-sys.com Collects data related to the user's navigation visits to webpages in order to assess the efficacy of ads that are displayed on the website 3 months
UserMatchHistory linkedin.com Used to track visitors on multiple websites, in order to present relevant advertisement based on the visitor's preferences 29 days

Audience measurement cookies

Name of the cookie _ga
Data controller societegenerale.com
Cookie’s retention period 2 years
Usefulness Registers a unique ID that is used to generate statistical data on how the visitor uses the website
Name of the cookie _gat
Data controller societegenerale.com
Cookie’s retention period 1 day
Usefulness Used by Google Analytics to throttle request rate
Name of the cookie _gid
Data controller societegenerale.com
Cookie’s retention period 1 day
Usefulness Registers a unique ID that is used to generate statistical data on how the visitor uses the website
Name of the cookie _hjid
Data controller careers.societegenerale.com
Cookie’s retention period Persistent
Usefulness Sets a unique ID for the session. This allows the website to obtain data on visitor behaviour for statistical purposes
Name of the cookie _hjid
Data controller societegenerale.com
Cookie’s retention period 1 year
Usefulness Sets a unique ID for the session. This allows the website to obtain data on visitor behaviour for statistical purposes
Name of the cookie hit.xiti
Data controller xiti.com
Cookie’s retention period Session
Usefulness This cookie is used to identify the frequency of visits and how long the visitor is on the website. The cookie is also used to determine how many and which subpages the visitor visits on a website – this information can be used by the website to optimize the domain and its subpages
Name of the cookie hjViewportId
Data controller careers.societegenerale.com
Cookie’s retention period Session
Usefulness Sets a unique ID for the session. This allows the website to obtain data on visitor behaviour for statistical purposes
Name of the cookie pa
Data controller careers.societegenerale.com
Cookie’s retention period Persistent
Usefulness Registers the website's speed and performance. This function can be used in context with statistics and load-balancing

Advertising cookies (personalized offers)

Name of the cookie _fbp
Data controller societegenerale.com
Cookie’s retention period 3 months
Usefulness Used by Facebook to deliver a series of advertisement products such as real time bidding from third party advertisers
Name of the cookie _hjIncludedInSample
Data controller careers.societegenerale.com
Cookie’s retention period Session
Usefulness Determines if the user's navigation should be registered in a certain statistical place holder
Name of the cookie ActivityInfo2
Data controller careers.societegenerale.com
Cookie’s retention period Session
Usefulness Used to present the visitor with relevant content and advertisement - The service is provided by third party advertisement hubs, which facilitate real-time bidding for advertisers
Name of the cookie ads/ga-audiences
Data controller google.com
Cookie’s retention period Session
Usefulness Used by Google AdWords to re-engage visitors that are likely to convert to customers based on the visitor's online behaviour across websites
Name of the cookie bcookie
Data controller linkedin.com
Cookie’s retention period 2 years
Usefulness Used by the social networking service, LinkedIn, for tracking the use of embedded services
Name of the cookie bscookie
Data controller linkedin.com
Cookie’s retention period 2 years
Usefulness Used by the social networking service, LinkedIn, for tracking the use of embedded services
Name of the cookie fr
Data controller facebook.com
Cookie’s retention period 3 months
Usefulness Used by Facebook to deliver a series of advertisement products such as real time bidding from third party advertisers
Name of the cookie lidc
Data controller linkedin.com
Cookie’s retention period 1 day
Usefulness Used by the social networking service, LinkedIn, for tracking the use of embedded services
Name of the cookie OT_5234
Data controller serving-sys.com
Cookie’s retention period Session
Usefulness Unclassified
Name of the cookie OT2
Data controller serving-sys.com
Cookie’s retention period 3 months
Usefulness Unclassified
Name of the cookie rc::c
Data controller google.com
Cookie’s retention period Session
Usefulness This cookie is used to distinguish between humans and bots
Name of the cookie t1
Data controller serving-sys.com
Cookie’s retention period 3 months
Usefulness Collects information on visitor behaviour on multiple websites. This information is used on the website, in order to optimize the relevance of advertisement
Name of the cookie tr
Data controller facebook.com
Cookie’s retention period Session
Usefulness Used by Facebook to deliver a series of advertisement products such as real time bidding from third party advertisers
Name of the cookie u2
Data controller serving-sys.com
Cookie’s retention period 3 months
Usefulness Collects data related to the user's navigation visits to webpages in order to assess the efficacy of ads that are displayed on the website
Name of the cookie UserMatchHistory
Data controller linkedin.com
Cookie’s retention period 29 days
Usefulness Used to track visitors on multiple websites, in order to present relevant advertisement based on the visitor's preferences