The Hong Kong Monetary Authority (HKMA) wishes to alert members of the public in Hong Kong to a fraudulent website with the domain name "www.iba4u.com". The website looks similar to the official website of formerly International Bank of Asia, now Fubon Bank (Hong Kong) Limited (Fubon Bank). Fubon Bank has issued a press release today (25 July 2005) to clarify that Fubon Bank has no connection with the fraudulent website.
Fubon Bank has reported the case to the Hong Kong Police Force for further investigation. Anyone who has provided his or her personal information to the website or has conducted any financial transactions through the website should contact Fubon Bank at 2566 8181 and any local Police Station or the Commercial Crime Bureau of the Hong Kong Police Force at 2860 5012.
For further enquiries, please contact:
Jasmin Fung, Manager (Press), at 2878 8246 or
Hing-Fung Wong, Resource Co-ordinator, at 2878 1802
Hong Kong Monetary Authority
25 July 2005