Cookies policy

The list of cookies can be found here.

What is a cookie?

A cookie is small text files that are place 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 material equipment (computer, tablet, smartphone, etc.) you use to consult or view a website, application or advertising content, etc.

hy we are using cookies?

We use cookies that do not require user's consent whose purpose is described below.

(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.

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, you will be able to access the configurator and modify your preferences by purpose.

When it comes to managing cookies and your preferences, each browser is configured differently. This configuration is described in your browser's help menu, where you can find out how to change your cookie preferences:

  • For Internet Explorer
  • In the menu bar, click “Tools”, then “Internet Options”. Select the tab “Privacy”, then the “Advanced” button. You can select the automatic management of cookies (enabled by default) or tick “Override automatic cookie handling”. Select “Block” for internal Cookies and third party Cookies. Tick “Always allow session cookies) and confirm by clicking "OK”.
  • For Firefox
  • In the menu bar, click “Options”. Select the “Privacy” tab. Tick “Accept cookies”, then select the row “Keep until: I close Firefox”. Confirm by clicking "OK".
  • For Chrome
  • Click the icon of a wrench in the browser toolbar. Select “Settings”. Click “Show advanced settings”. In the “Privacy” section, click “Content settings”. In the “Cookies” section, you can block all cookies by default or only third party cookies.
  • For Safari
  • In the menu bar, click “Safari” then “Preferences”. Click the “Security” tab, then “Accept cookies”. Then tick “Only from sites you navigate to (for example, not from advertisers on those sites)”. To remove the cookies, click “Show cookies”, then “Delete all”.

!!! 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 GENERALE 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?

Operating cookies
Name of cookie Data controller Cookie's retention period Usefulness
JSESSIONID Société Générale User session Cookies for security purposes
TS0193fb14 Société Générale User session Cookies for security purposes
org.springframework.web.servlet.theme.CookieThemeResolver.THEME Société Générale User session Cookies to display messages from issuer
TS01904a44 Société Générale (SG Markets) User session Cookies for security purposes