Bogus website - www.angloirishonline.com

The Financial Supervision Commission has become aware of the above website which falsely purports to represent the entity, Anglo Irish Bank Corporation (International) PLC.

There is a genuine entity by the name of Anglo Irish Bank Corporation (International) PLC, which is licensed by the Commission. However, the Commission can confirm that this website is in no way connected or associated with Anglo Irish Bank Corporation (International) PLC and is not a website operated by any part of the Anglo Irish Group.

A list of all institutions licensed by the Commission is available on our website at www.fsc.gov.im.

The address contact details on the bogus website are that of the genuine Anglo Irish Bank Corporation (International) PLC, however, the numerous contact e-mail addresses on this website are NOT those of the genuine entity.

Under the circumstances, the Commission feels that this website is being used as an attempt at gaining personal data from the recipient in order to steal their identity – see explanatory notice issued by the Commission at:

http://www.iomfsa.im/ViewNews.gov?page=lib/news/iomfsa/identitytheft.xml&menuid=11570

Also see information issued by the Isle of Man Office of the Data Protection Supervisor at:

http://www.gov.im/lib/news/odps/yourinformationy.xml

Under the circumstances, the Commission would strongly urge persons considering dealing with this website to exercise the greatest possible caution before proceeding, bearing in mind the contents of this public notice.

Any persons who have paid funds in connection to the above website should contact their local Police Fraud Unit without delay.

Any persons who are already involved in any dealings with the above website and have concerns should contact the Enforcement Division on +44 1624 689314 or by e-mail to [email protected].

Any persons who may have any concerns as to whether or not they are dealing with the genuine Anglo Irish Bank Corporation (International) PLC may wish to satisfy themselves by contacting the genuine Anglo Irish Bank Corporation (International) PLC. Contact details for the genuine Anglo Irish Bank Corporation (International) PLC are available on their website at: www.angloirishbank.co.im.

FSC Reference: CD/19/2010