Warning to Celtic Shareholders

Published on Thursday 13th January, 2011 by Celtic Trust

Celtic FC issue warning over 'Boiler Room' scam targeting Celitc Shareholders

Boiler room scam advice

Please note the following notice and advice from Celtic Plc It has come to our attention that recently a number of smaller shareholders have received unsolicited telephone calls concerning their investments in Celtic plc. Shareholders should be wary of any unsolicited advice. Following a recent increase in the prevalence of so-called "boiler room" scams, the Financial Services Authority (FSA) and the Institute of Chartered Secretaries (ICSA) have produced a leaflet warning investors about unsolicited communications concerning investment matters, which is available in full by going to: http://www.fsa.gov.uk/pubs/other/scams_leaflet.pdf Please note the following recommendations in particular if you receive any unsolicited investment advice: - Make sure you get the correct name of the person and organisation. - Check that they are properly authorised by the FSA before getting involved by visiting http://www.fsa.gov.uk/pages/register. - Report the matter to the FSA either by calling 0845 606 1234 or visiting http://www.moneymadeclear.fsa.gov.uk. - If the calls persist, hang up. Further information and advice on scams, and how to protect yourself from them, can also be found on the Consumer Information section of the Financial Services Authority website at www.fsa.gov.uk and at www.consumerdirect.gov.uk. If you have any queries in connection with Celtic plc shares, please contact Robert Howat, Company Secretary on 0141 551 4298.


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