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Protect yourself from share fraud and boiler room scams

Warning to shareholders - boiler room scams

Over the last year, we along with many other companies, have become aware that some of our shareholders have received unsolicited phone calls or correspondence concerning investment matters.

We would like to draw your attention to the attached leaflet on "boiler room" scams which has been published by the Financial Services Authority (FSA).

Warning to shareholders - boiler room scams (pdf)

If you would like further information, please click on the link below. This will take you to a FSA page which explains how boiler room scams work, how to protect yourself, and what to do if you have been scammed. There is also a video - Jonathan Phelan, the FSA's Head of Unauthorised Business and scams expert, explains how share fraud scams work and offers tips on how to avoid losing your money.