What are cookies?
Cookies are small text files stored on your computer or another device you use (for example, a mobile phone) when you visit a website. This text file contains information that is used to improve the user experience of visitors to the specific website. Cookies help us provide, improve and protect our services, ensuring that our offers are better suited to your needs, as well as delivering a more convenient and safer user experience.
What cookies are used by Swedbank and for what purposes?
We use two types of cookies – permanent and session cookies. They differ by their purpose of use and the duration of storage.
1) Session cookies are saved only for the duration of the site visit. The session cookies we use for statistics and analysis, as well as for the user's idification during authorization in the personal account.
2) Permanent cookies are stored for up to 7 days, but if you wish, you can remove them from the device yourself. Persistent cookies we use to identify the user when logging into personal account and provide him safe use of the website, as well as statistics and analysis - cookie files that collect information about how and how often people use the website, what user groups exist, what search tools they use. Cookie statistics can also be obtained from linked sites.
With time, we may update and customise their cookies to improve the quality of our services.
If you do not want cookies to be used on your devices, you can change the security settings of your web browser. You can modify cookie storage notification settings there or simply disable all cookies. You can also choose to delete all cookies that are stored on your device. However, some website functionalities may not function if you disable all cookies. You won’t be able to make full use of our online services unless you accept session cookies. Please note that changes in security settings need to be made on each browser individually and the settings displayed may differ.