This notice is issued by the Financial Supervision Commission (“the Commission”) in accordance with the powers conferred upon it under Section 22 of the Financial Supervision Act 1988.
Alied Trust (sic)
The Commission has recently become aware of the above entity that claims to be a bank operating from the address at “14 Palace Road, Douglas, Isle of Man, IM2 4LB British Isles”. Research carried out by the Commission has identified that this address does not exist. The postcode does pertain to business premises in Palace Road, Douglas but not a bank.
The above entity is not a company incorporated within the jurisdiction of the Isle of Man. It is not registered as a foreign company having established a place of business on the Isle of Man. It is not registered as a business name on the Isle of Man.
The above entity is not, nor ever has been, licensed by the Financial Supervision Commission to undertake banking business in or from the Island.
A list of all institutions licensed by the Commission is available.
The Commission has established no association between the above entity and any genuine Isle of Man companies.
The Commission has established no genuine links between the above entity and the Isle of Man.
Under the circumstances, the Commission would strongly urge persons considering dealing with the above entity to exercise the greatest possible caution before proceeding, bearing in mind the contents of this public notice.
Any persons who are already involved in any dealings with the above entity and have concerns should contact the Enforcement Division on +44 1624 689311 or by email to email@example.com.
Any persons who have paid funds to the above entity should consider contacting their local Police Fraud Unit without delay.
FSC Reference: CEJ/2/2004