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.hangsengfinancial.com". The domain name of the website looks similar to that of the official website of Hang Seng Bank, Limited (Hang Seng Bank). Hang Seng Bank has clarified that it has no connection with the fraudulent website.
Hang Seng 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 Hang Seng Bank at 2822 0202 and any local Police Station or the Commercial Crime Bureau of the Hong Kong Police Force at 2860 5012.
For media enquiries, please contact:
Yokee Wong, Manager (Communications), at 2878 1213 or
Natalie Wu, Officer (Communications), at 2878 8246
Hong Kong Monetary Authority
26 July 2010