Forex Market News
CySEC Orders Freezing of Funds of Ukrainian, Russian Officials
Mar 20 2014 06:23:26 Maria Nikolova in Market
The Cyprus Securities and Exchange Commission (CySEC) on Wednesday published a new circular to all investment firms (including Forex brokers) regulated in Cyprus ordering them to freeze all assets owned by certain Ukrainian and Russian officials.
GO Markets Look to Europe, Release UK Website
Mar 19 2014 07:32:05 Maria Nikolova in Market
GO Markets, the Melbourne-based Forex broker, has released a UK website as the company aims to boost its presence in this leading financial market.
Belgian FSMA Warns against Binary Options Broker EZ Trader
Mar 18 2014 09:04:09 Maria Nikolova in Market
Belgium's Financial Services and Markets Authority (FSMA) on March 14, 2014, issued a rather harsh public warning against binary options broker EZ Trader.
Russian Forex Bill's Second Reading Postponed Again
Mar 18 2014 07:21:15 Maria Nikolova in Market
The Russian parliamentarians on Monday postponed until later date the second reading of the Forex bill, leaving Forex brokers operating in the country in the gray area between self-regulation and yet no official legal oversight.
KVB Kunlun Grows Big in China, Gets License for New Subsidiary
Mar 17 2014 09:19:50 Maria Nikolova in Market
KVB Kunlun, the Forex broker that in July last year marked a super-successful listing on the Hong Kong Stock Exchange (HKex), has just announced that its newly incorporated subsidiary in China's Zhuhai has obtained the necessary license to operate.
Hong Kong Regulator Warns about Wealth Builder FX
Mar 14 2014 08:18:19 Maria Nikolova in Market
The Hong Kong Securities and Futures Commission (SFC) on Thursday warned about Wealth Builder FX Group Limited, an investment financial services provider which targets Hong Kong clients without having the regulatory permission to do so.
Moscow Exchange Boasts Higher Forex Revenues in 2013
Mar 14 2014 07:09:32 Maria Nikolova in Market
Moscow Exchange (MOEX), the largest marketplace in Russia for trading currencies and stocks, today published a set of solid metrics for 2013, with the performance of its Forex segment being particularly robust.
France Tightens Forex Advertising Regulations
Mar 13 2014 10:09:53 Maria Nikolova in Market
France's marketing watchdog ARPP (Autorite de Regulation Professionnelle de la Publicite) has published a new set of tighter rules for advertising financial products, with a special focus on leveraged investment products like Forex.
How Traders Lost $40.6 Billion in 20 Years: GO Markets' Infographic
Mar 13 2014 07:36:21 Maria Nikolova in Market
For Forex traders, both profits and losses are indispensable part of daily life and business: the pain of losing some money is something that one cannot easily forget.
UK's FCA Wants Social FX Networks to Get Investment Manager Licenses
Mar 12 2014 10:33:07 Maria Nikolova in Market
The Financial Conduct Authority (FCA) has finally made a step we've been expecting for quite some time - it is demanding that social Forex trading platforms obtain special regulatory permissions to offer their services in the UK.
US FINRA Warns of Bitcoin, Says It's More than Bit Risky
Mar 12 2014 07:33:11 Maria Nikolova in Market
The Financial Industry Regulatory Authority (FINRA) – a non-governmental organization in the United States that provides oversight of the securities sector and Forex too, on Tuesday issued an alert about the risks associated with Bitcoin and the other digital currencies.
Ukrainian Operations of Pepperstone Go On Normally
Mar 11 2014 08:27:56 Maria Nikolova in Market
Those of you keeping an eye on the global political scenery could not have missed the latest news from Ukraine which is battered by severe tensions and conflicts.
Poland's KNF Warns about Forex Broker Armada Markets
Mar 10 2014 07:04:43 Maria Nikolova in Market
Poland's financial sector regulator KNF on Thursday issued a public warning about Forex broker Armada Markets arguing that it's not licensed to provide Forex services in the country.