Cookies and Similar Technologies

Last updated: July 27, 2021

Cookies are a small piece of data sent from a website and stored on the user’s computer by the user’s web browser while the user is browsing. They help website providers with things like understanding how people use a website, remembering a user’s login details, and storing website preferences. This page explains how we use cookies to help us ensure that our services function properly, prevent fraud, and analyze and improve the services in accordance with our Privacy Notice.

1. How We Use Cookies

Cookies play an important role in helping us provide personal, effective and safe services. We use cookies on our website. We change the cookies periodically as we improve or add to our services, but we generally use cookies for the following purposes:

  1. To operate our services. Some cookies are essential to the operation of our website and services. We use those cookies in a number of different ways, including:
    • Functionality. We use functional cookies, for example, to remember your language preferences to save you the trouble of having to change these every time you enter our website. Without these cookies, our website would not work properly and you would not be able to use certain important features.
    • Fraud prevention and detection. Cookies and similar technologies that we deploy through websites and the services help us learn things about computers and web browsers used to access the services. This information helps us monitor for and detect potentially harmful or illegal use of our services.
  2. To analyze and improve our services. We use cookies to help us understand how visitors arrived at our website, how and how long they use it and how we can improve their experience. This type of so-called “analytics” cookies can provide us with anonymous information to help us understand which parts of our website interest our visitors and if they experience any errors. We use these cookies to test different designs and features for our sites and we also use them to help us monitor how our visitors reach our sites.

2. How We Use Other Technologies

Third Party Analytics. We use Google Analytics. We have set our Google Analytics to protect your privacy to the maximum extent. For example, we have concluded a data processing agreement with Google to protect your data. We have also made sure that the last octet of your IP-address is invisible and have turned off the setting which allows sharing data with Google. We are also not using any other Google Analytics related cookie services which are offered by Google.

3. How To Manage Cookies

Your web browser may allow you to change your cookie preferences, including to delete and disable dLocal cookies. Please consult the help section of your web browser or follow the links below to understand your options, but please note that if you choose to disable the cookies, some features of our website or services may not operate as intended.

4. Cookie Table

Cookies that we commonly use are listed below. This list is not exhaustive, but describes the main reasons we typically set cookies.


Necessary cookies are absolutely essential for the website to function properly. These cookies ensure basic functionalities and security features of the website, anonymously.

rbzid Used for security purposes, determines that a user has passed the challenge–response authentication. Persistent
checkForPermission This cookie is set by the provider This cookie is used for determining whether the user has accepted the cookie consent box. Persistent
GCLB CDN Load Balancer settings. Session
li_gc Used to store consent of guests regarding the use of cookies for non-essential purposes


Analytical cookies are used to understand how visitors interact with the website. These cookies help provide information on metrics the number of visitors, bounce rate, traffic source, etc.

_gat From google analytics : Used to throttle request rate. If Google Analytics is deployed via Google Tag Manager, this cookie will be named _dc_gtm_<property-id>.
_ga From google analytics : Used to distinguish users.
_gid From google analytics : Used to distinguish users.
_gat_gtag_UA_*_1 This cookie is set by Google and is used to distinguish users.
_hjid Hotjar cookie that is set when the customer first lands on a page with the Hotjar script. It is used to persist the Hotjar User ID, unique to that site on the browser. This ensures that behavior in subsequent visits to the same site will be attributed to the same user ID.
_hjIncludedInPageviewSample This cookie is set to let Hotjar know whether that user is included in the data sampling defined by your site’s pageview limit.
_hjAbsoluteSessionInProgress This cookie is used to detect the first pageview session of a user. This is a True/False flag set by the cookie.
AnalyticsSyncHistory Used to store information about the time a sync with the lms_analytics cookie took place for users in the Designated Countries


Advertisement cookies are used to provide visitors with relevant ads and marketing campaigns. These cookies track visitors across websites and collect information to provide customized ads.

APISID Personalises Google ads on websites based on recent searches and interactions.
__Secure-1PAPISID Used for targeting purposes to build a profile of the website visitor’s interests in order to show relevant & personalised Google advertising.
__Secure-3PSID Builds a profile of website visitor interests to show relevant and personalized ads through retargeting.
bito This cookie is set by for advertisement purposes. Persistent
bitoIsSecure This cookie is set by the provider Bidr. The main purpose is targeting and advertising. This cookie is used to serve the user with relevant advertisement based on real time bidding. Persistent
tuuid_lu This cookie carries out information about how the end user uses the website and any advertising that the end user may have seen before visiting the said website. Persistent
bscookie Used for remembering that a logged in user is verified by two factor authentication.
UserMatchHistory LinkedIn Ads ID syncing


Functional cookies help to perform certain functionalities like sharing the content of the website on social media platforms, collect feedbacks, and other third-party features.

SSID Google collects visitor information for videos hosted by YouTube on maps integrated with Google Maps.
SAPISID is used to play YouTube videos embedded on the website.
SID These cookies are set via embedded youtube-videos
lang This cookie is used to store the language preferences of a user to serve up content in that stored language the next time user visit the website
lidc Facilitate data center selection
bcookie This cookie is set by linkedIn. The purpose of the cookie is to enable LinkedIn functionalities on the page.
__hstc The main cookie for tracking visitors.
hubspotutk This cookie keeps track of a visitor’s identity. It is passed to HubSpot on form submission and used when deduplicating contacts.
__hs_cookie_cat_pref This cookie is used to record the categories a visitor consented to.
__hssc This cookie keeps track of sessions.
__hssrc Whenever HubSpot changes the session cookie, this cookie is also set to determine if the visitor has restarted their browser.
_hjMinimizedPolls Hotjar cookie that is set once a user minimizes an On-site Survey widget. It is used to ensure that the widget stays minimized when the user navigates through your site.