The AFM warns against Maynard Maclain Trading Company Ltd. / Maynard Maclain Ltd. / Maynard Maclain Fx, Inc.
The Netherlands Authority for the Financial Markets (AFM) is warning investors not to respond to offers of securities services
made by Maynard Maclain Trading Company Ltd. / Maynard Maclain Ltd. / Maynard Maclain Fx, Inc. (addresses used: Tower 42, Old
Broad Street 25, London EC2N 1HN, United Kingdom en RM 1106, 11f Futura Plaza 111, How Ming Street, Kwun Tong, KLN, Hong Kong).
Maynard Maclain Trading Company Ltd. / Maynard Maclain Ltd. / Maynard Maclain Fx, Inc.(www. maynard-maclain.com) is offering
securities services in the Netherlands, without having the requisite licence to do so norhas Maynard Maclain Trading Company Ltd.
/ Maynard Maclain Ltd. / Maynard Maclain Fx, Inc. been granted an exemption from this license obligation. The AFM has received
complaints about Maynard Maclain Trading Company Ltd. / Maynard Maclain Ltd. / Maynard Maclain Fx, Inc. who has approached persons
in the Netherlands for that purpose by telephone.
Institutions offering securities services in the Netherlands without possessing a licence or without having been granted an
exemption, are in breach of Section 7(1) of the 1995 Supervision of Securities Transactions Act (Wet toezicht effectenverkeer
1995 - Wte 1995). This public notification is issued in accordance with Section 48n, subsection 1c, of the Wte 1995 and Section
48s of the Wte 1995 (fake or unknown address / identity).
The AFM advises anyone who wants to do business with an institution or person, to check beforehand in the Institutions Register
for securities services whether the institution or person concerned is registered and allowed to offer or perform securities
services in the Netherlands. The register can be found on the AFM website. Furthermore the AFM advises investors strongly to check
her warning lists beforehand. On www.afm.nl/warninglists three warning lists are shown: (1) institutions and persons without a
license, (2) institutions without issuing a prospectus and (3) warning notices issued by foreign supervisory authorities. Alternatively,
investors who have any questions or complaints may call the AFM Supervision Line on +31 (0)20 5535 535.