During a visit to an NBB website, a cookie may be saved on your hard drive. Cookies facilitate visits to the NBB's websites, while helping the NBB to store user preferences and visitor information and keep track of user trends. However, the NBB does not establish any link between the information saved by the cookies and data by name concerning the visitors to its websites.
The following types of cookies are used on the NBB's websites:
These are cookies that are strictly necessary for the optimal functioning of websites. Without them, websites would not function properly. Consequently, these cookies cannot be disabled.
These are cookies used to improve website functionality and ease of use. For example, these may be cookies that remember the choice of language, the content visitors previously viewed on website or the email address and password they provided when registering during an earlier visit to a website. These cookies may also include third-party cookies. They are mainly cookies enabling visitors to see videos incorporated in our website and to share web pages on social media platforms. In some cases, third-party functional cookies are accompanied by advertising cookies.
You may change your cookie settings at any time (for instance, by asking to be notified when cookies are sent to your computer, or by refusing cookies) by altering your Internet browser settings. It should nevertheless be noted that, in this case, you may be unable to register on the NBB's websites or use other functions for which registration or information gathering is required.
Depending on the web page you are visiting, the following cookies may be used.
|Name||Type and origin||Objective||Storage period|
|cookie-agreed||Necessary cookies - NBB||Register if you accept cookies.||100 days|
|language||Necessary cookies - NBB||Logs your choice of language for displaying the website.||365 days|
|webform-<webform identifier>||Necessary cookies - NBB||Logs the submission of web forms and prevents spam from being sent during submission.||24 hours|
|SESS<session id>||Necessary cookies - NBB||Identification of the internet session.||During the browsing session|
|Drupal.<name>||Necessary cookies - NBB||Records Drupal-connected users' settings that are specific to Drupal itself.||365 days|
|JSESSIONID||Necessary cookies – F5||Identification of the browsing session.||During browsing session|
|be.nbb.selected.language||Necessary cookies – F5||Records your language choice to display the website.||1 week|
|Tsxxxxxxxx||Necessary cookies – F5||Signing and securing connections with our server.||During browsing session|
|BIGipServer<pool_name>||Necessary cookies – F5||Saves the IP address used for connection to the Central Balance Sheet Office application.||1 hour|
|_ga||Analytical cookies – Google Analytics||Records a single identification code enabling statistical data on the way in which the visitor uses the website to be generated.||24 months|
|_gid||Analytical cookies – Google Analytics||Records a single identification code enabling statistical data on the way in which the visitor uses the website to be generated.||24 hours|
|_gat||Analytical cookies – Google Analytics||Spam prevention. Limits the number of requests sent to Google Analytics.||1 minute|
|PREF||Functional cookies - Youtube||Records your settings and preferences, especially your language choice, the number of search results you want to see on your page and whether you want to use Google’s Safesearch filter.||244 days|
|YSC||Functional cookies - Youtube||Records the videos you watch on web pages containing Youtube videos.||During browsing session|
|VISITOR_INFO1_LIVE||Functional cookies - Youtube||Records your bandwidth to determine which Youtube interface you get.||180 days|
|GPS||Advertising cookies - Youtube||Records an identification number on mobile devices for tracking systems.||15 minutes|
|NID||Functional cookies - Youtube||Records an identification number that can keep your settings and preferences, especially your language choice, the number of search results you want to see on your page and whether you want to use Google’s Safesearch filter.||183 days|
|IDE||Advertising cookies - Youtube||Google Doubleclick records and relates the user’s actions after he/she looked at or clicked on an advert, to check the effectiveness of the advertising and to show ads that target the user.||390 days|
|CONSENT||Necessary cookies - Youtube||Records whether you accept Youtube terms and conditions.||Has to be deleted manually|
|1P_JAR||Advertising cookies - Google Analytics||Collects statistics from the website for advertising purposes.||30 days|
|uvc||Necessary cookies - AddtoAny||Enables the user to share a web page on social media.||24 hours|
|test_cookie||Necessary cookies - Youtube||Checks whether your browser accepts cookies.||During browsing session|
|_cfduid||Necessary cookies - Cloudfare||Identifies individual users behind a shared IP address and applies security settings per individual user.||365 days|