Cookie policy

What are cookies?

Like most other websites, our Fidelity website uses cookies. Cookies are small text files stored on your computer or mobile device by your browser. They are used for many things, such as remembering whether you have visited our site before, matching content to your preferred interests or to help us work out how many new website visitors we get each month.

No cookies used by Fidelity store personally identifiable data such as:

  • Names
  • Phone numbers
  • Email addresses
  • Mailing addresses
  • Bank Account Numbers
  • Credit Card Information

This policy explains how cookies are used on Fidelity websites, what cookies may be set when you visit the Fidelity websites and how to manage and delete them.

About this cookie policy

This cookie policy applies to all Fidelity websites and mobile applications.

Throughout this cookie policy, any references to our website cover any website or mobile application maintained by Fidelity. This cookie policy forms part of our website security and privacy provisions.

By accessing our website, you agree that this cookie policy will apply when ever you access our website on any device.

Fidelity reserves the right to update this cookie policy from time to time. Any changes will be posted within this page and shall become effective as soon as they are posted. Continued use of the website constitutes your agreement to all such updates.

Fidelity use of cookies

Fidelity may collect information automatically when you visit the website, using cookies or local storage in the case of mobile. This allows us to identify your computer and find out details about your last visit.

  • Cookies help us recognise you as a unique visitor when you return to our website, allowing Fidelity to tailor your online experience.
  • They enable us to measure and understand how visitors use our site, driving improvement.
  • We might store information entered in tools, such as calculators or demonstrations on our website. This information may need to be temporarily stored to deliver these types of services efficiently and is not used for any other means.

If you choose not to allow cookies, the quality of your browsing experience may be reduced.

Information collected by cookies does not personally identify you; but it does identify your computer and your connection to the internet. We only collect general information about your computer settings, your connection to the Internet e.g. operating system and platform, IP address, browsing patterns and interactions with our sites.

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Types of cookies Fidelity use

Performance Cookies

Performance cookies are used to measure browsing activity, in order to learn about how you use our website. For example, which pages you go to most frequently, how you link to our site and whether you have any issues or error messages from web pages.

These cookies do not collect information that identifies you. Any information collected by these cookies is aggregated and therefore anonymous. We only use this information to improve how our website works and to provide you with a better online experience.

Performance cookies are used to:

  • Measure the performance of our website and collect information on how you use it in order for us to provide you with the best possible online service
  • Help us improve our website by measuring any errors you may experience
  • Measure the effectiveness of our onsite adverts and online marketing campaigns
  • Help us test different designs on our website in order to improve your online experience

Here are examples of cookies that we have defined as 'Performance':



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Using our website indicates that you accept the use of 'Performance' cookies. If you prevent them it affects our ability to improve our site for our users.

If you would like to opt out of these cookies follow the links below:



 Google Analytics:

Google Analytics (GA) is a web analytics service provided by Google Inc. that provides statistics about visitors to our website.
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How to control your cookie settings

Most internet browsers accept cookies automatically, but you can change the settings of your browser to erase cookies or prevent automatic acceptance if you prefer.

These links explain how you can control cookies via your browser - remember that if you turn off cookies in your browser then these settings apply to all websites not just this one:



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