(1) Not associated with the Bank of England, Threadneedle Street, London, England.
(2) Subject entity has issued instruments titled AMERITECH EXPRESS INSTANCE [sic] TRAVELERS CASH NEGOTIABLE AT CURRENT RATE OF THE CHASE MANHATTEN [SIC] BANK OF NEW YORK FOR DOLLARS, POUNDS, PESOS, YEN. To date, banks which have accepted such instruments have been unable to effect collection. This entity is not associated in any manner with The Chase Manhattan Bank, N. A., a multi-national bank headquartered in New York.
Any proposed transactions involving any of these entities should be viewed with extreme caution. Please forward any information concerning these entities to the FDIC's Special Activities Section, 550 17th Street, N. W., Room F-612, Washington, D. C. 20429.
Stanley J. Poling
Distribution: FDIC-Supervised Banks (Commercial and Savings)