This text is prepared in order to inform you, the data subject, in accordance with Article 10 of the Law on Protection of Personal Data, no. 6698 (“Law”), the Communiqué on Procedures and Principles to Be Followed in Fulfillment of the Obligation to Inform (“Communiqué”), and the Guidelines on Cookies Practices (“Guidelines”) about the cookies to be processed via this website www.sekeryatirim.com.tr (“Website”) during your visit to the website which is owned by Şeker Yatırım Menkul Değerler A.Ş. (“Şeker Yatırım”) as the data supervisor within the scope of the Law, the Communiqué, the Guidelines, and the other relevant legislative documents. Additionally, the text also provides information on which types of cookies are used on our website for which purposes and how to control these cookies.
Please be informed that you can access detailed information regarding the processing of your personal data on Personal Data Protection Form on our website.
Through cookies on the website, your data are processed to allow you to use our website most efficiently and to optimize your user experience.
Cookies are files or small pieces of data that may be saved to your computer (or other devices with internet access such as smartphones and tablets) by a website when you visit the website.
According to another definition, cookies are small-sized rich text formats, which allow certain information about users to be stored on users’ terminal devices when a webpage is visited.
A cookie typically contains the name of the website it is retrieved from, the “lifespan” of the cookie (i.e., how long it will be retained on your device), and a unique numerical value. Cookies save your actions and your preferred settings during your browser session or for the next visit to our website. If you visit our websites again, this information will be sent back to the server. Thus, your computer or mobile device is automatically recognized again, and your preferred settings, for example, are loaded automatically for your convenience.
Additionally, cookies can be used to better customize our services in line with your interests and needs and/or to speed up your future activities and experiences on our websites.
What Are the Types of Cookies?
Cookies based on provenance:
First-party Cookies: These refer to cookies that are generated by users and placed on our website; they are in our control.
Third-party Cookies: These refer to cookies that are generated and managed by third parties with whom are cooperating.
Cookies based on their storage duration:
Session Cookies: These are the types of cookies that exist only when users’ browsers are open; once the browser is closed, these are deleted.
Persistent Cookies: These are the types of cookies that remain on the computer until a certain expiration date even after the browser is closed. These cookies become active again when the same website is visited, and they are used to detect visits from the same computer.
Cookies based on the purpose of use
a. Strictly Necessary Cookies
These cookies are essential for the website to function properly and effectively. If these cookies are removed or disabled, the website may become partially or completely dysfunctional.
b. Functionality Cookies
These cookies are used on websites for the purposes of customization and remembering preferences. They are used to provide functionalities other than those enabled by mandatory cookies.
c. Performance - Analytics Cookies
These cookies allow statistical measuring of user behaviors on websites to analyze them. These cookies are used often to improve the website, and measurement of advertisements’ impact on individuals is also included within the scope of such cookies. Website owners may use these to obtain and measure visit-related data, analyze them, make estimations, and determine the most important search engine keywords that lead users to a website.
d. Advertising / Marketing Cookies
Advertising and marketing cookies allow identifying personal areas of interest by tracking users’ online movements, thereby enabling the showing of relevant ads to users, preventing the constant repetition of the same ads in all scenarios, and showing ads properly. The purpose of these cookies is to offer an advanced and personalized experience to the user.
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You can save your cookie preferences through the Cookie Management Platform that pops up on the page when you first visit our website. Please click to access the Cookie Management Platform to edit your cookie preferences.
Data subjects have the following rights within the scope of Article 11 of the Law which “sets forth the rights of the data subject”:
Within the scope of KVKK, you can submit your rights regarding your personal data proving your identity and your petition containing your request to our Branches or the address Büyükdere Cad. No: 171 Metrocity A Blok Floor: 4-5 34394 Esentepe - Şişli / İstanbul. You can also deliver your papers through notary public.
In this context, written applications regarding the subject will be accepted following the identity verification that will be done by us, and the relevant parties will be responded to within the legal period.
All of our web site users can manage their cookie setting from the icon located at bottom-left on the web site.