Posted on September 13, 2017 · Posted in Warning Notices

Office of the International Financial Services Commission,
Sir Edney Cain Building,
Belmopan,
Belize, C.A.

 

13 September 2017

 

WARNING NOTICE

 

Birch Stones Limited

 

It has come to the notice of the International Financial Services Commission of Belize (IFSC) that ‘Birch Stone Limited’, an International Business Company registered in Belize, operating with trading name Bitlio, is offering bitcoin wallet services which allows its clients to buy, sell, store and trade bitcoins.

 

We confirm that this entity is not licensed by the International Financial Services Commission or any other competent authority in Belize to conduct any type of bitcoin business.

 

Birch Stone Limited is therefore directed to cease and desist from carrying on with the said unlicensed activities which constitute an offence under the laws of Belize.

 

All persons concerned are warned to take note and exercise extreme caution.

 

CLAUDE B. F. HAYLOCK (MR)
DIRECTOR GENERAL

International Financial Services Commission of Belize