This Cookie Policy was last updated on November 5, 2020.


1. Introduction

This website (the “Website”) uses cookies and other related technologies (for convenience, all technologies are referred to as “cookies”). Some cookies on this Website are also related to third parties we have engaged.

The following Cookie Policy details all information related to the cookies on our Website, including the information they gather, our use of such information and their storage.

The Cookie Policy will also explain how to and provide you with the option to block these cookies from being stored on your hard drive, although that may deteriorate certain functionalities of the Website.

2. What are cookies?

Cookies are small simple files that, as you browse the different pages of this Website, are downloaded and stored by your browser to the hard drive of your computer or other device in order to remember information about you, such as your language preference for example.

The information stored therein may be returned to our servers or to the servers of the relevant third parties during a subsequent visit, the whole allowing to improve your experience during such next visit.

3. Types of Cookies

3.1 – Strictly Necessary Cookies

The most important type of cookies is certainly the strictly necessary cookies. These cookies are to ensure the proper technical functioning of certain parts of the Website and to allow you to move around the Website and use its features. Without these cookies, certain services cannot be provided, and the Website could not perform basic functions.

We may place these cookies without your consent.

3.2 – Functionality Cookies

Functionality cookies allow your user preferences and choices you make to be remembered by the Website for your future visits of the Website. For example, the Website may remember the language you prefer to browse it with. This allows the Website to provide enhanced and more personalized features.

We ask your permission to place these cookies.

3.3 – Performance Cookies

Performance cookies are used to collect information regarding the user’s usage of the Website, like the pages of the Website that are visited most often by the user. These cookies collect such information only to the extent of the user’s journey through the Website. They optimize the Website experience for our users and improve how the Website works.

We ask your permission to place these cookies.

3.4 – Advertising cookies

Advertising cookies are used to personalize the advertisements for you. These cookies aim and allow us and third parties to manage the performance of adverts and to display adverts that are more relevant to you, by creating a profile based on your click and surfing on and outside this Website. These cookies are marked as tracking cookies.

We ask your permission to place these cookies.

4. Third Party Cookies

This Website also uses cookies provided by trusted third parties, including Google Analytics which is one of the most widespread and trusted analytics solution on the web for helping us to understand how you use the site and ways that we can improve your experience. These cookies may track things such as how long you spend on the Website and the pages that you visit so we can continue to produce engaging content.

For more information on Google Analytics cookies, see the official Google Analytics page.

We also use social media buttons and/or plugins on this Website that allow you to connect with your social network in various ways. For these to work, the social media sites will set cookies through our Website which may be used to enhance your profile on their website or contribute to the data they hold for various purposes outlined in their respective privacy policies.

5. Placed cookies

Name Provider Type Category
_gat First Party Performance
_ga First Party Performance
_gid First Party Performance
__cfduid First Party Strictly Necessary
NID Third Party Performance
lidc Third Party Targeting/Advertising
li_sugr Third Party Targeting/Advertising
bscookie Third Party Targeting/Advertising
bcookie Third Party Targeting/Advertising
UserMatchHistory Third Party Targeting/Advertising
lang Third Party Targeting/Advertising
lang Third Party Targeting/Advertising
lissc Third Party Targeting/Advertising

6. Consent

At your first visit of our Website, a pop-up banner providing you with access to all relevant policies, including an explanation regarding cookies, will appear.

As soon as you click on “ACCEPT COOKIES”, you consent to us using the cookies listed above. You may also manage your consent settings as provided below by selecting the categories you will to consent to.

Please note that the disabling of the use of cookies may cause the Website to no longer work properly.

6.1 – Manage your consent settings

  • Functional
  • Performance
  • Advertising/Marketing

7. Enabling/disabling and deleting cookies

You can use your internet browser to automatically or manually delete cookies. You can also specify that certain cookies may not be placed. Another option is to change the settings of your internet browser so that you receive a message each time a cookie is placed. For more information about these options, please refer to the instructions in the “Help” section of your browser.

Please be aware that disabling cookies will affect the functionality of this Website. Therefore, it is recommended that you do not disable cookies. If you do delete the cookies in your browser, they will be placed again after your consent when you visit our Website again.

8. Contact details

For questions and/or comments about our Cookie Policy and this statement, please contact us by using the following contact details:


2020 Robert-Bourassa Blvd., Suite 2320
Montreal, Quebec, H3A 2A5
Email: [email protected]