Cookie policy

Bango uses cookies to distinguish you from other users of our website. This helps Bango to provide you with a good experience when you browse our website. It also allows Bango to improve its products and websites. By continuing to browse this Bango website, you are agreeing to Bango’s use of cookies.

Cookies are small text files that are placed on your computer by websites that you visit. They are widely used in order to make websites work, or work more efficiently, as well as to provide information to the owners of the site.

The International Chamber of Commerce guide defines these cookie categories:

  • Strictly necessary - These are cookies that are required for the operation of this website. They include, for example, cookies that enable you to log into secure areas of the website.
  • Performance - They allow us to recognise and count the number of visitors and to see how visitors move around our website when they are using it. This helps Bango improve the way this website works, for example, by ensuring that users are finding what they are looking for easily.
  • Functionality - These are used to recognise you when you return to this website. This enables us to personalise Bango content for you, greet you by name and remember your preferences.
  • Targeting - These cookies record your visit to this website, the pages you have visited and the links you have followed. Bango does not use these types of cookies, which are usually used to make websites more relevant to users’ interests.

The cookies Bango uses on this site fall into the "Strictly necessary," "Performance," and "Functionality" categories as follows:

Name Usage Value Expiry Type First/third party
PHPSESSID Session management cookie (Unique value) Session Strictly necessary First
X-Mapping-(unique value) Load Balancer persistence cookie (Unique value) Session Strictly necessary First
_ga Google Analytics tracking cookie (Unique value) Future expiry date Performance First
_gid Google Analytics tracking cookie (Unique value) Future expiry date Performance First
_gat Google Analytics tracking cookie (Unique value) Future expiry date Performance First

Bango Marketplace uses third-party services from Intercom, Mailchimp, Leadfeeder, and LinkedIn, and these services may store cookies for the correct operation of the website.

You can block cookies by activating the setting on your browser that allows you to refuse the setting of all or some cookies. However, if you use your browser settings to block all cookies (including essential cookies) you may not be able to access all or parts of this site.

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You'll find more information about cookies at or, which gives details on how to delete cookies from your computer. For information on how to do this on your mobile phone browser, please see your handset manual.