This notice explains how we use and store any personal information we collect about you on this website.

How we will use your information when visiting our website

Hermes GPE collects information about you when you visit our website allowing you to personalise your repeat visits.  Should you access any password protected areas on our website, the website will recognise you from a cookie that was captured on your first visit.

Our website may contain links to other websites. This notice only applies to this website so when you link to other websites you should read their own cookies notice or policy.


Hermes GPE uses cookies on this website. Cookies are text files placed on your computer to collect standard internet log information and visitor behaviour information. This information is used to track visitor use of the website and to compile statistical reports on website activity.   The table below explains the cookies we use and why:

T&Cs Opt-In A cookie to remember users’ acceptance of the Terms and Conditions before proceeding to the site.
Google Analytics These cookies are used to collect information about how visitors use our website.  These cookies identify unique users, for example, they will identify unique sessions, throttle the request rate and store information about users’ sessions and campaigns.  We use the information to compile reports and to help us improve the website user journey.

Changing your cookies settings

Most web browsers allow some control of most cookies through the browser settings. To find out more about cookies, including how to see what cookies have been set and how to manage and delete them, visit or

IP addresses

Hermes GPE does not collect or store IP addresses. Location-based cookies are passed through from the browser location of the search engine.

Information integrity and security

Hermes GPE strives to maintain the reliability, accuracy and completeness of all personal information it holds ensuring privacy and security at all times. The security measures in place on our websites and computer systems aim to prevent the loss or misuse of the information we hold.

Hermes GPE updates and tests its security and technology on an ongoing basis. Access to personal information is restricted to only those employees responsible for providing benefits or services to you. Employees at Hermes GPE are continually trained on the importance of confidentiality and ensuring your information is kept private and secure.

Transfer of information abroad

Hermes GPE does not transfer your personal information collected from this website outside of the European Economic Area. If you visit this website from a country other than the country in which our servers are located (currently the UK), the various communications will necessarily result in the transfer of information across international boundaries.

Enquiries, requests or concerns         

All enquiries, requests or concerns regarding this notice or relating to the processing of your personal information, should be sent via email to the Information Protection Coordinator at the international Business of Federated Hermes at

 Changes to our cookies notice

We keep our cookies notice under regular review and we will place any updates on this web page.

Last updated 10 March 2020