Central Bank of Ireland Issues Warning on Unauthorised Firm – Mercer (Ireland) Limited (CLONE)

15 March 2024 Warning Notice


Warning: Unauthorised Credit Institution / Investment Firm / Investment Business Firm
Unauthorised Firm Name Mercer (Ireland) Limited (CLONE)
Website None identified
Email address(es) used [email protected]
Phone number(s) used 01 649 8573
Authorisation in Ireland This firm is not authorised to operate as a credit institution or to offer investment services or any other financial services in Ireland.
Additional information The unauthorised firm cloned the details and has been seeking to pass itself off as the legitimate firm, Mercer (Ireland) Limited, in order to deceive consumers. It should be noted there is no connection whatsoever between the legitimate firm and the scam entity.
The unauthorised firm reaches out to consumers directly via phone and email seeking to sell fake investment products and fake fixed-rate deposit accounts, using this document:
1.       Mercer-Investments.pdf



  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