Tag: binary options
CySEC tightens control on forex and binary options brokers in line with ESMA’s guidelines
Dec 05 2016 14:51:10 Stanimir Zhelev in Brokers
The Cyprus Securities and Exchange Commission (CySEC) has issued a circular to Cyprus investment firms, setting some new rules about trading bonuses, maximum leverage and withdrawal time. In its essence, these measures are in line with ESMA’s guideline, published in October.
SpotOption launches binary options trading on MT4
Nov 23 2016 15:31:00 Stanimir Zhelev in Software
Binary options platform provider SpotOption announced the launch of a new MetaTrader 4 plug-in, as well as a new CFD trading platform. The plug-in allows binary options trading on the most popular forex trading platform, MT4.
It’s now official: France bans advertising of forex & binary options
Nov 09 2016 16:16:13 Stanimir Zhelev in Brokers
The French National Assembly has passed the Sapin II bill on Tuesday, which bans the advertising of binary options and CFDs with a leverage greater than 1:5.
Israel to ban binary options marketing abroad
Oct 21 2016 13:23:24 Stanimir Zhelev in Brokers
Even after binary options have been outlawed in Israel, it continues to be an international center of binaries marketing and software development of trading platforms.
Russia plans binary options regulation
Oct 06 2016 14:21:05 Stanimir Zhelev in Brokers
The Central Bank of Russia (CBR) published and action plan for the financial markets (for 2016-2018) on Thursday, according to which the authority will come up with a stance on the regulation of binary options trading in the country by the end of 2017.
Germany follows suit, considers ban on binary optons and forex trading
Oct 05 2016 09:12:41 Stanimir Zhelev in Market
The Belgium Financial Services and Markets Authority (FSMA) was the first EU regulator to ban public marketing (and distribution) of OTC derivatives in mid-August.
TechFinancials mulls share issue as payment in Optionfortune JV
Nov 19 2015 15:34:09 Stanimir Zhelev in Software
Binary options platform provider TechFinancials is considering to issue shares, which it would use as a payment in the recently-announced joint venture (JV) with the owner of Hong Kong-registered Optionfortune Trade, a filing with the London stock exchange indicated.
France’s AMF warns against 11 unauthorized binary options brokers
Nov 19 2015 14:15:08 Stanimir Zhelev in Market
The French financial regulatory body, AMF, has added to its warning list a number of websites that offer binary options trading in the country without being authorized to do so, a notice indicated on Thursday.
Alpari International adds binary options, adopts BinaryTrader platform
Nov 16 2015 13:25:31 Stanimir Zhelev in Brokers
Mauritius-registered forex broker Alpari International, part of brokerage group Alpari, said on Friday it launched on 12 November a binary options trading service. For this purpose, the broker has developed its own binary options trading platform, BinaryTrader.
IQ Option to add Fibonacci and tech indicators to binary options trading platform
Nov 16 2015 10:28:46 Stanimir Zhelev in Brokers
IQ Option, a binary options broker regulated by Cyprus’ CySEC, intends to launch an upgraded version of its multi-asset binary options trading platform IQ Option 4.0 in December this year, finance news provider Finance Magnates reported.
DMM FX Australia to cease binary options trading
Nov 16 2015 09:53:56 Stanimir Zhelev in Brokers
DMM FX Australia, part of Tokyo-based forex group DMM Group, announced today it will no longer provide binary options trading accounts and services, starting 21 November, 2015. Instead, the company will focus on providing a market leading forex trading service to its clients.
Binary options broker Hirose UK increases max trade amount
Nov 13 2015 15:47:08 Stanimir Zhelev in Brokers
Hirose UK, a London-based binary options broker, has increased the maximum trade amount it requires to $500 per trade, from $200 per trade.
Japan’s FSA warns of binary options brokers Trade-bo, Option Ace
Nov 12 2015 14:37:04 Stanimir Zhelev in Market
Japan’s Financial Services Agency (FSA) has included binary options brokers Trade-bo and Option Ace, operating through the websites www.trade-bo.com and www.option-ace.com, respectively, to its Warning List for brokers unlicensed to operate in the country, forex media LeapRate reported.