Pursuant to Article 4 para. 7 first sentence of the Bankwesengesetz (BWG; Banking Act), the Austrian Financial Market Authority (FMA) may disclose to the general public by publication on the Internet, in the official gazette “Amtsblatt zur Wiener Zeitung”, or in any other newspaper with nationwide circulation, that a particular natural or legal person (person) is not entitled to carry out certain banking transactions.
By publication in the official gazette “Amtsblatt zur Wiener Zeitung” on 09.07.2019, the FMA hereby informs that
Universe Markets / WhiteSquare Trading Ltd 131-151 Great Titchfield Street London W1W 5BB United Kingdom
is not entitled to carry out banking transactions in Austria that require a licence. The provider is therefore neither permitted to conduct deposit-taking business (Article 1 para. 1 no. 1 BWG).