Central Bank of Ireland Issues Warning on Unauthorised Firm – GSO Whitney ICAV (CLONE)

21 December 2023 Warning Notice


Warning: Unauthorised Investment Firm / Investment Business Firm / Irish Collective Asset-management Vehicle
Unauthorised Firm Name GSO Whitney ICAV (CLONE)
Website www.gsow-icav.com
Email address(es) used [email protected]
Phone number(s) used +353 5157 1604
Authorisation in Ireland This firm is not authorised to provide investment services or any other financial services in Ireland.
Additional information The firm cloned the details of a Central Bank authorised firm and has been seeking to pass itself off as GSO Whitney ICAV in order to deceive consumers. It should be noted there is no connection whatsoever between the Central Bank authorised firm and the fraudulent entity.


  1. Any person wishing to contact the Central Bank with information regarding such firms / persons may telephone (01) 224 5800.
  2. For more information on how to protect yourself from financial scams, please visit www.centralbank.ie/financialscams
  3. The name of the above firm is published under section 53 of the Central Bank (Supervision and Enforcement) Act 2013