The Caja de Ahorros y Pensiones de Barcelona, "la Caixa", Banking Foundation website uses cookies and other similar files. Cookies are small data files which are stored on a user's computer, mobile phone or other device when they visit a webpage, that allow information to be collected on their browsing history or a code created that allows users to be identified.


    When browsing this website, session cookies and persistent cookies are used which, in turn, may be first-party or third-party cookies.

    Session cookies are designed to collect and store data while users access a website. They are normally used to store information that is only relevant to provide the service requested by the user on a single occasion.

    With persistent cookies, data are stored on the terminal and can be accessed and processed for a period of time defined by the person responsible for the cookie, ranging from a few minutes to several years.

    FIRST-PARTY COOKIES: those created or managed by the entity responsible for the website. Persistent first-party cookies are used for the following purposes:

    • TECHNICAL COOKIES: these allow users to browse an internet page, platform or application and use the different options or services on it, such as monitoring traffic and data communication, identifying the session, accessing sections of restricted access and using security elements while browsing.

    • PREFERENCE COOKIES: these allow users to specify or customise some features of the website's general options, such as setting the preferred language, wallpaper, etc.

    • ANALYSIS COOKIES: these help to analyse and monitor the behaviour of website users in order to produce browsing profiles and introduce improvements depending on the analysis of how different products and/or services are used.

    THIRD-PARTY COOKIES: those managed by analytical, social media and behavioural advertising service providers external to Fundación Bancaria Caixa d'Estalvis i Pensions de Barcelona, "la Caixa".

    Below is a list of third parties which may set up and access cookies (not without informing and securing consent) on your computer, as well as the purposes for which such information is stored:


    Most web browsers allow users to manage their cookie preferences at any time. Users can adjust their browser settings to reject cookies or delete certain ones according to their preferences.

    Users can configure their cookie settings as follows:

    • Google Chrome: Tools ? Settings ? Show advanced settings ? Content settings ? Cookies ? Block site data and third party cookies

    • Mozilla Firefox: Tools ? Settings ? Privacy ? History ? Use personalised settings for history (untick all boxes).

    • Internet Explorer: Tools ? Internet options ? Privacy ? Internet settings (move slider to the top to block all cookies).

    • Safari: Edit ? Preferences ? Privacy ? Block cookies (select "always").

    • Opera 19: Menu ? Settings ? Privacy and security ? Cookies (select block third party cookies and site data).

    The User may revoke his/her consent to the use of cookies in his/her browser through the above indications.

    Users should bear in mind that some features of the website content are only available if permission has been given to install cookies on the browser. If you choose not to accept or to block certain cookies (according to their purpose), this may partly or fully affect the normal functioning of the website or block access to certain services on it.


    Fundación Bancaria Caixa d'Estalvis i Pensions de Barcelona, "la Caixa" may modify this Cookie Policy in accordance with new legal and regulatory requirements or in order to adapt this policy to requirements of the Spanish Data Protection Agency.

    Users will be informed of any significant changes to this Cookie Policy via a notice published on the website.