We (the Financial Services Authority – FSA) have published this statement today in order to warn investors against dealing with unauthorised firms.
This statement is to advise members of the public that organisations identifying themselves to UK individuals as:
ASHMORE INVESTMENT GROUP +44 (0)207 138 2809
+44 (0)207 000 1772
+44 (0)207 000 1773
ASHMORE INDEPENDENT FINANCIAL ADVISORS
a/k/a “Ashmore Financial”
URL: www.ashmorefinancial.co.uk , www.ashmorefinancial.com and www.aifafx.co.uk
+44 (0)207 156 5187
are not authorised under the Financial Services and Markets Act 2000 (FSMA) to carry on a regulated activity in the UK. Regulated activities include, amongst other things, advising on investments and dealing and arranging deals in investments ('investments' include stocks and shares). We believe that the organisation may be targeting UK customers.