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FCA Warns About the Risks of Initial Coin Offerings (‘ICOs’)

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UK financial regulator The FCA issued a formal consumer warning about the risks of Initial Coin Offerings, or ICOs. What are ICOs? The term ICO refers to a digital way of raising funds from the public using a virtual currency, also known as cryptocurrency. An ICO can also be known as ‘token sale’ or ‘coin sale’. ICO issuers accept a ...

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FCA warns against Fisher Investments Institutional Funds PLC clone firm

The UK Financial Conduct Authority (FCA) has put out details of the cloned firm Fisher Investments Institutional Funds PLC. Fraudsters are using the details of firms, authorised by the FCA, to try to convince people that they work for a genuine, authorised firm. See the article here: Fisher Investments Institutional Funds PLC   Posted on: 11/09/2017

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