We are aware that some shareholders have received unsolicited phone calls or correspondence concerning investment matters which imply a connection to Howden Joinery Group plc. These are typically from overseas based ‘brokers' who target UK shareholders. Two common approaches are;
These operations are commonly known as ‘boiler room scams'. The ‘brokers' (callers) can be very persistent and extremely persuasive. They often have websites to support their activities, their advice, and the companies they say they represent.We urge you to be wary of any unsolicited advice, offers to purchase your shares at a premium or for you to buy shares at a discount, and offers of free company reports.
If you are contacted: