Cookie Statement

The Global Note

We are The Global Note B.V., a private limited liability company registered in with the trade register of the Dutch Chambers of Commerce under registration number 89192214 0000, whose registered office is at Palletweg 78, 2031 DC Haarlem (we, us or our).

This cookie statement describes how The Global Note uses cookies and other similar technologies when you visit our website

When processing your personal data using cookies, The Global Note qualifies as a 'data controller' within the meaning of the General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR). For more information on how we process your personal data and the rights you have under privacy legislation, please refer to our privacy statement, which is available on the website or via Privacy Policy.



If you have any questions about this cookie statement or the processing of your personal data by cookies, please contact us at



1. Cookies

Cookies are small text files from a website that are downloaded onto your device when you visit our website. Cookies typically contain information about your preferences and behaviour. Among other things, they ensure that the website functions properly, that you are recognised when you revisit the website and that your experience can be improved by adapting the content to your behaviour and preferences.

Unless they are strictly necessary cookies or analytical cookies with limited impact on your privacy, we require your consent before we can place cookies on your device. You can reject or delete these cookies in your browser settings at any time.


2. Cookies we use on our website

We use different types of cookies on our website, which we explain below. The types of cookies (potentially) placed are:

  • Necessary or functional cookies: these cookies are necessary to provide basic functionality and ensure the security and stability of our website. This includes the use of essential functions such as remembering your choices. 
  • Analytical or performance cookies: we use these cookies to count the number of visitors, and to see how visitors navigate through our website. This allows us to improve our website and the content on it, for example by ensuring that users easily find what they are looking for.
  • Marketing cookies and similar identifiers: these cookies are used to show you messages tailored to you, such as special offers, based on your online behaviour. We track your behaviour to understand your preferences. We only use marketing cookies with your consent.
  • Tracking cookies: these cookies are used to collect information about your geographic location, device specifications and browser type. This allows us to improve our services and to present you with personalised advertising. We only use tracking cookies with your consent.
  • Social media cookies: these cookies are necessary to share the content of our website via social media.

If cookies are set by third parties, you will also find in the table a link to the relevant cookie or privacy statement of this third party with the necessary information on the use of these cookies.

The type of cookies and the respective purposes and retention periods are further outlined below.


Cookie name

Cookie type




Functional cookie

The Cookies is neccesary for secure log-in and the detection of any spam or abuse of the website


Google Analytics

Analytical cookie

These cookies are used to collect information about how visitors use our website. We use the information to analyse our website usage and help us improve our website. The cookies collect information in a way that does not directly identify anyone, including the number of visitors to our website, where visitors have come to our website from and the pages they visited.

Read Google's overview of privacy and safeguarding data here:

2 years



3. Google Analytics

We use Google Analytics' privacy-friendly settings to minimise the amount of data collected by Google Analytics and limit the way Google uses

Google will not use the data obtained via Google Analytics for its own purposes and/or for advertising purposes, and the last 8 digits of your IP address are masked before the IP address is stored by Google. Furthermore, we have concluded a data processing agreement with Google and ensured that your data is not linked from different devices or used in combination with other Google services.


4. Retention Period

We use cookies if you keep your browser active (session), but cookies can also be placed on your device for a longer period.

The cookies are set for the duration of the period defined in the table in paragraph 2 above. After this period, you will be asked to accept the cookies again. We have no control over the cookies and retention period of cookies placed by third parties. If you would like more information on the use of cookies by third parties, please refer to the cookie and/or privacy policies of these third parties.


5. Managing Cookies

If you agree to the use of cookies on our website, you also agree that we and the relevant third parties collect and use your personal data. You can manage the settings of cookies on your device.

You can choose to not provide your consent to the use of cookies as soon as you visit the website, and you can also choose to delete cookies at a later time after you have given consent by going to your browser settings. Please note that certain functionalities of the website may be limited or lost if you reject or delete cookies.

6. Changes to this statement

We may change this cookie statement from time to time. The most up-to-date version will be published on our website. The date on which the last revisions were made is included at the bottom of this cookie statement.

Last updated:  23 November 2023.

To help you better and more personally, we use cookies and similar techniques. If you continue on our website, we assume that you are happy with it. Want to know more?  Read our privacy policy and cookie statement