Convoy Financial Group Statement Regarding a Fraudulent Website
(Hong Kong, 16 October 2014) Convoy Financial Group (the "Group") wishes to alert its customers, partners and the public about a fraudulent website with the domain of www.kanghongjrlc.com and the possibility that operator of this fraudulent website might have made misrepresentative claims to be a member of Convoy Financial Group.
Convoy Financial Group hereby declares that the Group together with its members, including Convoy Financial Holdings Limited (stock code: 1019), Convoy Financial Services Limited, Convoy Asset Management Limited, Convoy Collateral Limited and Convoy Investment Services Limited have no direct or indirect relationship with this fraudulent website, and has not given any authorisation for the activities of this fraudulent website, including but not limited to, any sales and marketing activities.
With this incident, the Group is most seriously concerned that its good reputation may have been abused by someone with intent to mislead the public. As such, the Group has devoted the most urgent attention to this matter and reported the case to the Police. The Group hereby specifically reminds the public to be alert to the prospect of fraud and identity theft and not to provide personal information to the related fraudulent website to avoid damages or losses.
Please read carefully the following guidelines, which are designed to protect our customers' interest.
- Always access the Convoy Financial Group website by typing www.convoyfinancial.com, to prevent any misdirection by a third party to a bogus website.
- Bogus look-alike websites are designed to deceive customers into divulging their personal information. Should you encounter a suspicious web site claiming to be that of Convoy Financial Group, please immediately leave it. Do not follow any of the instructions on the web site. Instead, please report the incident at once to our office at (852) 3601-3602.
- Convoy Financial Group does not make unsolicited requests for customers' personal information through e-mail or on the telephone unless the customer has initiated the contact. If customers encounter such an unsolicited request purporting to be from Convoy Financial Group, please report the incident at once to our office at (852) 3601-3602.