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Frequently Asked Questions
Do cookies mean I could get cold calls or junk mail?
Can cookies pass on my personal information to others?
The only time we may share personal information gathered through cookies, is when you have given us express consent to do so by applying for a product or service.
Do cookies compromise my security when I'm using the site?
The cookies we use are completely safe and secure. In fact, many of them are used purely to provide important security features such as protecting your data and your accounts.
Can cookies allow others access to my computer's hard drive?
The cookies we use cannot look into your computer, smartphone or web-enabled device and obtain information about you or your family or read any material kept on your hard drive.
If I use a public computer, will someone be able to get my details from the cookies?
Our cookies cannot be used by anyone else who has access to the computer to find out anything about you, other than the fact that someone using the computer may have visited a certain website. Our cookies do not in any way compromise the security of Internet Banking.
Do I need to accept cookies?
Do HSBC Cookies contain my personal information?
Our cookies do not store personal information such as your name, address, telephone or email.
More information about cookies can be found on allaboutcookies.org
List of our cookies
These cookies are vital to us providing key features of our website, such as the ability to use online tools, log on securely and save your favourite articles.
Functionality and performance cookies
These cookies give you extra functionality, such as being able to ask us to remember your preferences. They also let us monitor how our website is performing so we can make regular improvements.
Below is the list of additional Functionality and performance cookies that will be required to enable Adobe Analytics and Target.
Tailored content cookies
These cookies allow us to display content relevant to you and your interests, based on the way you have used our website previously.
Currently HSBC Global Asset Management does not use any of these types of cookies.