Mayfair Capital Investments (Clone of UK-incorporated firm)

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 as:

Mayfair Capital Investments

Paradeplatz 7
8001 Zurich
Switzerland

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. 

The following UK-incorporated firm have no association whatsoever with the organisation discussed above identifying itself as Mayfair Capital Investments:

Mayfair Capital Investment Management Ltd (FSA Registration: 229228, Companies House No: 4846209)

Brookfield House, 44 Davies St, London, W1K 5JA

Published: 10/03/2011 

Updated: 30/05/2013

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.