AIB Private Bank (Jersey) Limited/AIB Online/AIB Plc - 21 May 2004
Public Statement - AIB Private Bank (Jersey) Limited/AIB Online/AIB Plc
This statement is made in order to warn investors and others against dealing with unauthorised financial services providers.
The purpose of this statement is to advise the public that AIB Private Bank (Jersey) Limited, AIB Online and AIB Plc which are purportedly represented by the website www.aibonlinenet.com, have not received authorisation to conduct financial service or deposit-taking business within the meaning of the laws stated below.
The Commission has recently been made aware that the AIB Online website implies that AIB Online has an office in Jersey when it does not.
The Jersey Financial Services Commission ("the Commission") has issued this public statement under Article 22 of the Financial Services (Jersey) Law 1998, as amended (the "Financial Services Law") and Article 45B of the Banking Business (Jersey) Law 1991, as amended (the "Banking Business Law").
The Commission wishes it to be known that:
Any person who has had dealings with AIB Private Bank (Jersey) Limited, AIB Online and AIB Plc is requested to contact the Commission.
21 May 2004