What are Cookies?
A cookie is a piece of information stored in the form of a small text file on an end device (PC, cell phone, etc.) every time a user visits a website. Cookies are used, among other things, to correctly identify the duration of a visit to a website.
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Cookies ensure the smooth and unimpaired use of the website including the personalized service zone.
Users may opt to accept or reject the cookies used by CCP Austria Abwicklungsstelle für Börsengeschäfte GmbH. Acceptance or rejection may be changed at any time. Further information is given below.
What type of cookies are used on the website?
Temporary cookies (session cookies) are used for the duration of a visit to the website. These cookies are needed to be able to use the personalized service zone of the website (Members only - Closed User Group). They make it possible to process the registration and later on correctly assign it to the profile of the user when logging in. When a user leaves the website, session cookies are automatically deleted.
Persistent cookies are used, for example, to record page hits and user hits on websites. They are used to analyse data and may be retrieved by Wiener Börse AG for statistics and reports. The evaluation is used for optimizing the content and to improve the functionality of the website (error correction). Google Analytics is used for the evaluation. The users' IP addresses are anonymized. Further details such as types of cookies used, lifetime of cookies, etc. are available at
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Administration of cookie settings
Users may change their acceptance or rejection of cookies at any time in their browser settings.
A few examples for the most popular browsers are given here:
In the browser, click on the cogwheel icon in the upper right corner and then on “Internet Options”. Then click on the tab “Privacy”. If the slider is set to the level “medium” or lower, you permit cookies to be stored. Otherwise, cookies are blocked.
Click on the menu button at the top and choose “Options”. After selecting “Privacy”, the submenu “History” opens a pull-down list with “Firefox will:”; here you select “Use custom settings for history” where you may then choose your individual preferences by clicking on “Accept Cookies”.
At the top left of your browser select “Safari” to open the menu item “Preferences”, then click on the tab “Privacy”. You may select your settings from “Cookies and website data” ("Always block", "Allow from current website only", "Allow from websites I visit" and "Always allow").
In the browser, click on the “Chrome menu” icon at the upper right and then select “Settings”. After clicking on “Show Advanced Settings”, click on “Content Settings” in the “Privacy” section”. You may then make changes by clicking on “Cookies”. The option “Allow local data to be set” enables cookies.
Should you use other browsers on your end device, please read the details for the respective menu items (Help) for the browser.