Öffentliche Betrugswarnung – Verbraucherwarnung!8infx
- Warnung Consob Italy
Consob warning on
Worldfxm - 2dots Limited - 8infx.com - FXCMarkets - Broker Yard
The National Commission for Companies and the Stock Exchange, in accordance with art. 7-octies, letter b) of Italian Legislative Decree n.58/1998 (Consolidated Law on Finance - TUF), has ordered the following companies to cease the infringement of art. 18 of the TUF consisting of the provision of unauthorised investment services and activities to the Italian public, put in place:
by Worldfxm through the website www.worldfxm.com (resolution n. 20373 of April 5, 2018);
by 2dots Limited through the websites www.24stox.com and www.xtradefx.com (resolution n. 20371 of April 5, 2018);
through the website www.8infx.com (resolution n. 20372 of April 5, 2018);
by FXCMarkets through the website www.fxcmarkets.com (resolution n. 20375 of April 5, 2018)
by Broker Yard through the website www.brokeryard.com (resolution n. 20374 of April 5, 2018).
(in "Consob Informa" no. 14/2018 - 09 April 2018)
2018-07-17, Public warning by FCA UK against 2dots Limited t/a 8infx
2dots Limited t/a 8infx
Warnings Published: 17/07/2018 Last updated: 19/07/2018
We believe this firm has been providing financial services or products in the UK without our authorisation. Find out why to be especially wary of dealing with this unauthorised firm and how to protect yourself from scammers.
Almost all firms and individuals offering, promoting or selling financial services or products in the UK have to be authorised by us.
However, some firms act without our authorisation and some knowingly run investment scams.
This firm is not authorised by us and is targeting people in the UK. Based upon information we hold, we believe it is carrying on regulated activities which require authorisation.
2dots Limited t/a 8infx
Address: Govant Building, PO BOX 1276, VANUATA, Port Vila
Govant Building, PO BOX 1276, VANUATA, Port Vila
Website: 8infx.com, 8infx.com
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