Cookies

Cookie Policy.

When you visit the website of Suomen Yrityskehitys Oy (SYK), your device receives one or more cookies, which are transmitted to your browser from our online service.

What are cookies?

A cookie is a small text file that a browser stores on a user's device. Cookies do not harm your device or your files. Cookies are divided into persistent cookies and session-specific cookies. Persistent cookies remain on your device for a certain period of time, after which the cookies are deleted automatically, or you can delete them manually from your browser. Session cookies are retained on your device only for the time spent on our online services and are deleted when you close your browser.

Why and what do we use cookies for?

We use cookies to improve the user experience of our website, monitor its use and improve our services. Cookies allow us to improve the content and functionality of our online services and to correct any errors. We also use cookies to target your marketing to target content that is as interesting as possible. In addition, we use them to measure the attractiveness of our services and websites.

The information we collect through cookies includes the IP address, browser and device type, and country of browsing. However, we do not use cookie information to identify you, nor do we associate cookie information with any personal information collected in any other context.

How can I block or delete cookies?

Most browsers automatically accept cookies. However, you can block and delete cookies manually from the settings of your browser or the device you are using. If you block or delete the use of cookies, the usability of our website may be reduced, and our website will no longer remember your previous choices, such as language settings. Deleting cookies from your browser history resets cookies, but does not stop using cookies completely.

Alternatively, you can use the private browsing mode (“ingocnito or private browsing”) when browsing web pages.

Here you will find instructions for deleting cookies from commonly used browsers: Internet Explorer , Mozilla Firefox , Google Chrome and Safari .

Cookies used and information collected by third parties

In addition to our cookies, which are part of our online services, we use third-party cookies.

Third-party cookies belong to third parties, such as web analytics service providers. Among other things, we use Google Analytics cookies to target advertising and to collect measurement and analysis data from our online services.

Cookie information collected by third parties enables third parties to identify the user. Third-party services are subject to their own cookie and data protection policies, and SYK is therefore not responsible for the collection and processing of third-party data.

If you want to block cookies set by Google Analytics, you can download a plug-in for your browser, which you can find here . You can also use other tools and plug-ins that prevent cookies and tracking.

In addition, we enable the use of social media plug-ins in our online service, in which case you can, for example, visit our social media pages and take advantage of the share buttons on our online service. These services are subject to the terms of use of the social media service provider. Here you will find the terms of use for Google , Facebook , Twitter , LinkedIn and Instagram , among others.

Changes

SYK reserves the right to change the cookie policy if, for example, the cookie policy requires an update due to a change in legislation.