Cookies Policy

What is this policy?

This policy explains how Key Capital place, use and manage cookies on our website

What are cookies?

Cookies are small text files placed on your computer or mobile/smartphone or other device and are commonly used on the internet when you visit our website.  Key Capital use “temporary cookies” which are necessary for the operation of our website.  We use a web analytics tool which collects technical data when you visit our website where you give your consent for us to do so.  Technical data includes IP addresses and web browser information. We use them to collect information that will help us understand visitors’ browsing habits on our website and compile statistical reports on website activity.   This information is exclusively for the use of Key Capital so we don’t share it with third parties.

Why do we use cookies?

The cookies we use cannot be used to identify you personally. These pieces of information that we gather are used in the following ways:

  • We use cookies that are strictly necessary to enable you to move around the site or to provide certain basic features.

  • We also use cookies to help us to improve the performance of our website to provide you with a better user experience. We use a third party to monitor and analyse traffic to, from and within our website.

  • Some pages on this site may also contain content embedded from, for example Vimeo, which sets its own cookies to track traffic to that particular video.

What type of cookies are used?

Functional Cookies

The technical storage or access is strictly necessary for the legitimate purpose of enabling the use of a specific service explicitly requested by the subscriber or user. If cookies are disabled, the requested functionality will not be available. This makes them essential functional cookies.

Analytics Cookies

Cookies or any other form of local storage that is used exclusively for statistical purposes (Analytics Cookies).

Marketing Cookies

Cookies or any other form of local storage required to create user profiles to send advertising, or to track the user on a website or across several websites for similar marketing purposes. On this site, we use the cmplz_marketing for the Complianz cookie preference settings.

How do I control how my browser interprets cookies?

All recent versions of browsers allow you to control how cookies are stored on your device. You can set your browser to accept or reject all cookies, or only accept certain types of cookies. Please note that some of the cookies necessary to enable you to move about the site, and if you disable them you may not be able to visit certain areas of the site or access certain content. For more information on how to control cookies please visit:

Cookies used by Key Capital

At Key Capital we use cookies for the following purposes:

  1. to ensure the website works correctly,

  2. to remember any preferences you may have given the website, and

  3. to collect anonymous data which allows us to see how people arrive at our website and which content is viewed.

Below is a list of the main cookies used by Key Capital and what each is used for:

CookieScriptConsent.keycapital.ie6 months 2 daysStrictly NecessaryThis cookie is used by service to remember visitor cookie consent preferences. It is necessary for cookie banner to work properly.
_ga.keycapital.ie2 yearsPerformanceThis cookie name is associated with Google Universal Analytics - which is a significant update to Google's more commonly used analytics service. This cookie is used to distinguish unique users by assigning a randomly generated number as a client identifier. It is included in each page request in a site and used to calculate visitor, session and campaign data for the sites analytics reports.
_gat_UA-17135031-1.keycapital.ie1 minutePerformanceThis is a pattern type cookie set by Google Analytics, where the pattern element on the name contains the unique identity number of the account or website it relates to.
_gid.keycapital.ie1 dayPerformanceThis cookie name is associated with Google Universal Analytics. The cookie is used to store information of how visitors use a website and helps in creating an analytics report of how the website is doing. The data collected including the number visitors, the source where they have come from, and the pages visited in an anonymous form.
IDE.doubleclick.net1 yearTargetingThis 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.
test_cookie.doubleclick.net15 minutesTargetingThis cookie is set by DoubleClick (which is owned by Google) to determine if the website visitor's browser supports cookies.
"_gcl_au ".keycapital.ie3 monthsTargetingUsed by Google AdSense for experimenting with advertisement efficiency across websites using their services
Where do I get further information?

If you have any questions in relation to this Cookie Statement or would like more information on the policies referenced herein please contact us on 01 638 3838 or email

Key Capital reserves the right to amend our Cookie Statement at any time. The up to date statement will be on our website at all times.

Key Capital, Huguenot House, St. Stephen’s Green, Dublin 2, D02 NY63, Ireland.


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