On the web pages of ABANCA Corporación Bancaria, S.A. (hereinafter, “ABANCA”), and its subdomains (hereinafter, jointly referred to as the “Website”), we use our own cookies (first-party cookies) and those of collaborating companies (third-party cookies) to improve your user experience by analyzing your browsing habits and to show you commercial content in keeping with your interests, as explained below.
This policy may be updated for various reasons; for example, due to new legislative requirements, instructions issued by the Supervisory Authority or when there is a change in the way the cookies used by the Website operate. Thus, we invite you to review this policy regularly.
What are cookies?
In order to offer you the services and functionalities of the Website, ABANCA uses different types of cookies — first-party and third-party cookies — as stated in the Website's cookie settings and management panel.
A cookie is a small file that is downloaded to your device when you access certain web pages. Cookies allow a web page to, among other things, verify the operation of the page itself and check essential aspects such as the identity of the user in the case of individualized requests.
Cookies can affect your privacy and, therefore, we want to provide you with all the necessary information about the types of cookies we use, so that you are capable of making your own decisions about their use and the protection of your privacy. To do this, in the What cookies do we use? section we provide you with direct access to the settings panel, which contains what cookies the Website uses and their purposes.
What types of cookies exist, and which ones do we use?
There are different types of cookies depending on various factors:
Depending on who creates them, they may be:
- First-party cookies are created or managed by the owner of the Website.
- Third-party cookies are managed by a third party, unrelated to the owner of the Website.
Depending on how long they are stored, they may be:
- Session cookies are designed to collect and store data while you are browsing the Website. These cookies are temporary, so they disappear at the end of the session.
- Permanent cookies allow data to be stored on your computer and/or device, so that the party responsible for the cookie can access and process them for the period of time they determine.
Depending on the purpose for which the data obtained are processed, they may be:
- Technical cookies enable browsing and are necessary and essential for the Website to function properly.
- Analysis cookies allow behavior on the Website to be tracked and analyzed.
- Preference cookies enable access to the service with general, predefined characteristics based on a series of criteria on your computer and/or device such as, for example, the language or type of browser through which you access the service.
- Advertising cookies allow the ad space on the Website to be effectively managed, storing information regarding user behavior which is obtained by continually observing their browsing habits. This enables a specific profile to be created upon which to base the ads displayed.
On the Website, we provide users with a cookie settings panel through which you can manage your preferences in relation to whether cookies are installed on your computer and/or device and obtain detailed information about the types of cookies used by the Website and the characteristics of each of the cookies we use.
Users are shown the cookie settings panel the first time they visit the Website, and it can also be accessed here.
Please note that if you save your cookie settings without enabling any options, all cookies will be rejected, with the exception of technical cookies which, as we indicated, are always enabled by default.
The information collected through the cookies on a web page can be used by the owner of the website or by a third party that provides a service to the owner.
In this regard, the information from the cookies used on this Website is processed by ABANCA, as the owner of the web page, as well as by third parties that provide services to it. These third parties are:
1 . Google Analytics
This Website uses Google Analytics, a web analytics service developed by Google, Inc. that enables browsing on the web pages to be measured and analyzed. Google, Inc. is a Delaware company whose main office is located at 1600 Amphitheatre Parkway, Mountain View, CA 94043, United States (“Google”).
You can see cookies from this service in your browser. You can find out more about Google cookies and the Google Analytics Cookie Opt-out here https://policies.google.com/technologies/cookies?hl=es-419.
2 . Adobe Analytics and Adobe Target
This Website uses Adobe Analytics and Adobe Target — services that are part of the Experience Cloud — a family of digital marketing solutions and services provided by Adobe Systems Software Ireland Limited, a company headquartered at 4-6 Riverwalk, Citywest Business Campus, Saggart D24, Dublin, Ireland (“Adobe”).
You can find more information about Adobe’s cookies at
You can also learn more about Adobe’s privacy options including the rejection of cookies.
3 . Links to social networks
You can find more information about the cookies used by social networks at:
The third parties referred to in paragraphs 1, 2 and 3 above may, where applicable, make international data transfers in accordance with their respective Cookie Policies. To find out, you can click on the links provided in this section in the identification of each of the third parties.
How do I view cookies?
All browsers allow you to search and view the cookies installed by a certain website, to obtain information regarding the amount of time they are stored and how to delete them, as indicated in the following section.
Below are a number of informational links on this issue from the most widely used Internet browsers:
How do I delete cookies?
To restrict or block cookies, you must adjust the settings of the browser you use on your computer and/or device, whether it is a computer, smartphone or tablet.
Disabling cookies does not prevent you from browsing the Website, although it may affect its normal operation or certain services and/or functionalities.
In general, browsers offer the following setting options in relation to the installation of cookies:
The browser rejects all cookies and, therefore, no cookies from any web page are installed on your computer and/or device.
The browser warns you before installing cookies so that you can decide whether or not to accept the installation.
The browser only rejects third-party cookies from the websites you visit, but not those used by the website you are browsing.
Private browsing whereby cookies are installed on the device but are automatically deleted when you finish browsing the web page. The following links provide information about private browsing in the most widely used Internet browsers: