Ardea Capital LP

We (the Financial Conduct Authority – FCA) 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 an organisation identifying itself to UK citizens as:

Ardea Capital LP

712 5th Avenue
New York
New York 10003
United States of America
Tel: 001-212-359-1692
Tel: 001-212-401-0693
Fax: 001-646-607-9450
Emails: [email protected] and [email protected]
Website: www.ardeacapitallp.com

is 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.

What does this mean for you?

If you are an investor, you should be aware that the Financial Ombudsman Service and the Financial Services Compensation Scheme are not available if you deal with an unauthorised company or individual.

How can you check whether a firm is authorised?

To find out whether a company or individual is authorised, go to the FS Register.