IOSCO Member Investor Alerts / Warnings
This notice is issued by the Financial Supervision Commission (“the Commission”) in accordance with the powers conferred upon it under Section 30 of the Financial Services Act 2008.
The Isle of Man Financial Supervision Commission is a member of the International Organization of Securities Commissions (“IOSCO”).
IOSCO is recognized as the international standard setter for securities markets. The Organization's wide membership regulates more than 90% of the world's securities markets. IOSCO members regulate more than one hundred jurisdictions and the Organization's membership is steadily growing.
IOSCO has launched a new service of disseminating to the full IOSCO membership any Investor Alerts and Warnings that are published by IOSCO members.
These Investor Alerts and Warnings will typically refer to entities which are not authorized to provide investment services from the relevant jurisdiction. Members of the public should be cautious of these entities.
The Isle of Man Financial Supervision Commission has been advised of Investor Alerts / Warnings issued recently by the following IOSCO members in respect of the entities listed below. Also listed below are the website addresses of the relevant IOSCO members.
|Date of Circulation||Subject||Member Issuing Warning|
|19 July 2010||- “Alfort International Limited"
- "Anderson Munro"
- "Newton Moore Limited"
- "Price and Stone Mergers & Acquisitions"
|Hong Kong Securities and Futures Commission|
|20 July 2010||GCI International, Dubai
|UK Financial Services Authority|
|1 September 2010||Dupont Conseille AG and Gulf Oil Exploration Corporation Inc.||AFM The Netherlands Authority for the Financial Markets|
|1 September 2010||Vantage Equity International Ltd||AFM|
|2 September 2010||Tortola Capital and Iberia Securities||AFM|
|8 September 2010||Stewart Alexandra(m), trading as Global Loans and Investment Company
The Commission is drawing attention to these Investor Alerts / Warnings in order to assist the due diligence process of its licenceholders or members of the public who may have dealings with these entities.
If further information is required, interested parties should contact the relevant IOSCO Member via their website address listed above.
FSC Reference: CD/24/2010