This website uses Google Analytics, a website analysis service provided by Google Inc. (“Google”). Google Analytics uses what is known as cookies, which are text files stored on your computer that enable the way you use the website to be analysed. The information which the cookie generates about how you use this website is usually sent to a Google server in the USA and stored there. Google will not connect the IP address sent to them by your browser as part of Google Analytics with other Google data. We have also extended Google Analytics on this website to include the ‘anonymizeIP’ code which guarantees that your IP address is masked so that all of your data is collected anonymously. Only in exceptional circumstances will the full IP address be sent to a Google server in the USA, and truncated there.

Google uses this information on behalf of the website operator in order to evaluate your use of the website so that it can draw up reports on website activities for the website operator, and in order to provide other services associated with the use of the website and access to the Internet. You can prevent cookies from being installed on your computer by making the appropriate settings in your browser software; however, we would like to point out that you may not be able to use all of the features of this website if you do.

You can also prevent Google from collecting the data generated by the cookie about your use of the website (including your IP address), and from processing that data, by downloading and installing the browser plugin available at the following link:

As an alternative to the browser add-on, especially for browsers on mobile devices, you can prevent Google Analytics from collecting data by clicking the link. This will set an opt-out cookie which prevents your data from being collected on this website from then onwards. The opt-out cookie only applies to this browser and only to our website, and it is stored on your device. If you delete all the cookies in this browser you will have to reset the opt-out cookie. [Note: you will find information about incorporating the opt-out cookie at:].

We also use Google Analytics to evaluate data from double-click cookies and AdWords for statistical purposes. If you do not want this to happen, you can deactivate it using the advertising personalisation manager (

This website uses Adobe Analytics, a web analytics service provided by Adobe Systems Software Ireland Limited (“Adobe”). Adobe Analytics uses “cookies”, which are text files placed on your computer, in order to help the website to analyze overall traffic patterns through our website. By transmitting the information generated by the cookie about the use of the website to Adobe, setting ensures that IP address is anonymized before geo-localization und will be replaced by a generic IP address before storage. On behalf of the website provider, Adobe will use this information for the evaluation of your use of the website, compiling reports on website activity for website operators, and in order to provide other services relating to website activity and use of the Internet to the website provider. Adobe will not associate your IP address with any other data held by Adobe. You may refuse the use of cookies by selecting the appropriate settings on your browser. However, please note that if you do, you may not be able to use the full functionality of the website. Furthermore, you can prevent Adobe’s collection and use of data (cookies and IP address) by downloading and installing the browser plug-in available under