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Investors in the UK most interested in binary options
Feb 27 2017 10:15:01 Jonathan Smith in Market
It looks like the largest part of UK investors seek information and advice on binary options. Enquiries on binary options make up 17% of all enquiries on investment products at FCA Consumer Contact Centre, while those on forex account for 13%.
Israel drafts a law prohibiting the marketing of binary options abroad
Feb 23 2017 12:52:44 Jonathan Smith in Market
The Israel Securities Authority has drafted a law that would ban locally-licensed brokers from marketing and advertising binary options outside of the country, online media Finance Magnates reported on Thursday.
FxChoice launches new economic calendar
Feb 22 2017 08:57:02 Jonathan Smith in Brokers
In a notice to its clients, forex broker FX Choice announced the launch of live and automatically updated economic calendar. This calendar simplifies finding market moving news and makes it easier for clients to take informed trading decisions.
Dutch financial regulator seeks to cap leverage to 1:10 and ban advertising of FX, CFDs and binary options
Feb 21 2017 12:58:27 Jonathan Smith in Market
The next EU member state about to introduce stricter regulation of binary options, FX and CFDs is the Netherlands.
FXCM changes name to Global Brokerage
Feb 21 2017 12:54:05 Jonathan Smith in Brokers
FXCM, a top global broker that recently got in big trouble with the US regulators and subsequently withdrew from the US forex market, selling its clients to Gain Capital, announced it is changing its name to Global Brokerage Inc.
Respectively, the ticker also changes – to GLBR.
FXTM teams up with Sahara Force India F1 racing team
Feb 21 2017 09:10:11 Jonathan Smith in Brokers
Global broker FXTM announced it has entered into partnership with the Sahara Force India Formula One racing team and has become its “Official Forex Partner” for the 2017 F1 season.
Fibo Group launches trading account with gold as a base currency
Feb 17 2017 09:38:07 Jonathan Smith in Brokers
Forex brokerage Fibo Group has added yet another option to its extensive offerings: its clients can now choose gold (GLD) as a base currency for their MT4 accounts.
$30 Welcome No-Deposit Bonus by XM
Feb 15 2017 09:47:43 Jonathan Smith in Promo
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Who grants it? XM, a Cypriot Investment Firm (CIF), registered in the European Union and licensed by Cyprus Securities and Exchange Commission (CySEC).
Client feedback is driving the development of IG’s new web platform
Feb 15 2017 09:05:36 Jonathan Smith in Brokers
In a note to its clients, IG, one of the largest forex, CFD and spread betting providers, announced some key features of its new web platform, as well as tools which are currently in development.
FXCM pays $650 K CFTC fine for 2015 undercapitalization
Feb 14 2017 13:13:17 Jonathan Smith in Brokers
FXCM's woes see no end. After last week's shocking regulatory actions against it that forced it to exit the US forex market, where it was the leader, this week the broker took action to resolve another old regulatory issue and pay a $650 000 fine.
FXCM expects its US exit to trigger international growth
Feb 13 2017 10:10:07 Jonathan Smith in Brokers
A couple of days after the news about FXCM [NASDAQ:FXCM] leaving US forex market and selling its client base to peer Gain Capital broke, the top forex broker announced key metrics for the nine months, ended 30 September, 2016. According to the data disclosed, FXCM generated a net loss of $13.
Forex.com reports 40% annual drop in January volumes
Feb 13 2017 09:06:16 Jonathan Smith in Brokers
Forex.com, the OTC retail forex brand of the US brokerage Gain Capital, has posted a 40.1% drop of its average daily volume in January 2017, compared to last January. According to the company report, it amounted to $9.