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What is Cookie?

Cookies are small-sized identification files that browsers store when you visit websites on your computer or mobile device. When a connection is established between your browser and the server, you are recognized by the site through cookies. As in many websites, cookies are used at www.albaraka.com.tr in accordance with the Personal Data Protection Law No. 6698. Through the cookies we use, information about the use of the site (your preferred language, visit frequency, web page error messages, etc.) is collected, and personal data on your computer or mobile device and any data stored in these environments are not collected.

This Cookie Policy is prepared by Albaraka Türk Participation Bank A.Ş. for the purpose of collecting information about the use of the site, improving the site, making arrangements according to your related areas and preferences. It has been created for the purpose of informing the processing of information about the use of the site obtained through cookies during the operation of www.albaraka.com.tr and includes explanations on the cookies used on the site and how these cookies will be managed.

Albaraka Türk Cookie Usage

Albaraka Türk and micro sites affiliated with Albaraka Türk uses the information about the use of the site collected through cookies in accordance with Albaraka Türk Privacy Policy. With the information provided through cookies, personalized web pages are designed to suit your personal needs and to enable you to visit our website faster. The default cookie settings of your browser are valid for the use of cookies and we act in line with your default cookie settings during your visit to www.albaraka.com.tr.

The use of cookies is permitted by default in internet browsers. In this case, by visiting www.albaraka.com.tr, you agree to place the cookies required for the use of Albaraka Türk Participation Bank's website on your device. You can configure your preference for the use of cookies by visiting the area related to cookies in the settings section of the internet browser you are using. If you refuse the cookies from your browser, you may continue to use the website, but you may not be able to access all of its functions or your access may be limited. We recommend that you do not remove the cookie consent in order to have the best experience when visiting our website.

Types of Cookies We Use:

The types of cookies used on our website are basically collected under 4 main categories depending on the purpose of use.

1-) Cookies required for basic functions: These are the cookies used to enable the users to navigate the Albaraka Türk website and use the basic processes. They are also cookies that protect a user's session by the server within a certain period of time. If cookies are turned off, some functions of the website may not be available.

2-) Performance cookies: Performance cookies collect information such as how often you visit our website, how you use it and whether you get error messages from web pages.

The purposes of performance cookies are as follows:

• It helps us improve our site and report visitor traffic based on the interaction of users visiting our website.

• Cookies are used to evaluate the channel performance of our website, to increase and measure its system performance.

• Cookies are used to measure whether the users have visited our website before.

3-) Functional cookies: Functional cookies are cookies that are used to remember the preferences of visitors to our website and provide functionality to the website. For example, remembering the username information or search queries for the visitor's subsequent visits.

It collects information such as how often users visit our website, how they use it, and whether they get error messages from web pages. We use this information to improve the way our website works and to provide a better experience to our users.

4-) Along with advertising activities, personalization and targeting cookies: By using the interactions of users with our products and services, cookies belonging to third party advertising suppliers are used. Advertising is shown according to the targeted user characteristics through third party advertising providers. Personalization activities are carried out in order to provide a better experience to our users and to direct advertisements in accordance with their interests.

In case of need, new cookies can be added to the website by Albaraka Türk, the types or functions of existing cookies can be changed or the cookies used can be removed from use. In this case, it will be useful to review the updated cookie policy periodically.

These cookies used on our website are in two parts as temporary and permanent.

A. Temporary Cookies: Cookies temporarily stored during your visit to our website are deleted from your browser when you terminate your session.

B. Permanent Cookies: Permanent cookies are stored on your computer / mobile device when you close your session or browser and are used to recognize you when you re-visit our website until their validity period.

If you allow the use of cookies, your information about the use of the site is processed by automatic methods in order to achieve the above purposes in line with your consent. As Albaraka Türk Participation Bank, we may share your information regarding the use of the site within the scope of the Cookie Policy with third parties, affiliates, business partners and group companies from whom our Bank benefits from the services, limited to the achievement of the above-mentioned purposes and in accordance with the legislation. We would like to point out that the parties to whom the data are transferred may store information about the use of the site on their servers all over the world.

You can submit your requests  to albarakaturk@hs03.kep.tr which is KEP address of our Bank or mail via our branches or notary as written and signed to Saray Mahallesi Dr. Adnan Büyükdeniz Cad. No:6 Ümraniye/İSTANBUL  or you can send an email to kvkk@albarakaturk.com.tr from your registered email address according to the "Communiqué on Application Procedures and Principles to Data Supervisor" within the scope of Article 11 "regulating the rights of the person" of the Law on Protection of Personal Data, provided that all relevant exceptions are reserved, especially the cases stipulated in Article 28 of the LPPD.

While using your rights stated above, our Bank reserves the right to charge fees / expenses in the amounts permitted by the legislation.