Cookie Policy

BoardEx use of cookies. puts small files (known as ‘cookies’) onto your computer to collect information about how you browse the site.
These cookies are used to:

  • remember the notifications you’ve seen so that we don’t show them to you again
  • measure how you use the website so it can be updated and improved based on your needs

We do not share the information generated by these cookies with any third parties.
Measuring website usage (Google Analytics)
We use Google Analytics software to collect information about how you use We do this to help make sure the site is meeting the needs of its users and to help us make improvements. The service transmits website traffic data to Google servers in the United States.

Google Analytics stores information about:

  • the pages you visit on
  • how long you spend on each page
  • how you got to the site
  • what you click on while you’re visiting the site

Google Analytics cannot function without the use of cookies and details of the cookies used by Google Analytics can be found in the table below. You can opt out of Google Analytics cookies altogether by using this Google Analytics Opt-Out Add-on. More information about how Google Analytics collects and uses data can be found here.
We don’t allow Google to use or share our analytics data.

Details of Cookies used:
Google Analytics
Name Purpose Expires
_utma Like _ga, this lets us know if you’ve visited before, so we can count how many of our visitors are new to or to a certain page 2 years
_utmb This works with _utmc to calculate the average length of time you spend on 30 minutes
_utmc This works with _utmb to calculate when you close your browser When you close your browser
_utmt Used to throttle request rate 10 minutes
_utmz This tells us how you reached (for example from another website or a search engine) 6 months