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Ireland to ban binary options and restrict CFD trades permanently

Jun 12 2019 15:40:33 Jonathan Smith in Market

  The Central Bank of Ireland (CBI), which also serves as a financial services regulator, announced its plans to make ESMA’s product intervention measures permanent. Read more

ASIC warns that some Australian brokers are soliciting European clients

Apr 11 2019 14:31:20 Jonathan Smith in Market

  The Australian Securities and Investments Commission (ASIC) made an official statement, warning local forex brokerages to be careful not to break any overseas laws while offering OTC derivatives to retail investors in Europe and other overseas jurisdictions. Read more

Italy's CONSOB orders unregulated brokers Traderia, and CarterFS to cease operations

Mar 29 2019 09:08:33 Jonathan Smith in Market

  Italy's financial regulator Commissione Nazionale per le Societa e la Borsa (CONSOB) warned that Traderia, and CarterFS are not licensed, and ordered them to cease offering unauthorized investment services and activities to the Italian public. Read more

OctaFX got licensed in Cyprus, will onboard EU clients again

Mar 05 2019 11:42:09 Jonathan Smith in Market

  OctaFX got licensed by the he Cyprus Commodities and Exchange Commission (CySEC) and is about to onboard EU clients again. The forex and CFD broker will soon launch its new domain, www.octafx.eu, which is currently under construction. Read more

ESMA calls for common approach on cryptocurrencies

Jan 10 2019 14:47:15 Jonathan Smith in Market

  The European Securities and Markets Authority (ESMA) has identified certain gaps and issues in the existing EU financial regulatory framework for cryptocurrencies and considers that further measures need to be taken in the sector to ensure investor protection. Read more

Skrill also cracks down on unregulated forex brokers

Nov 15 2018 15:54:36 Jonathan Smith in Market

  The e-payment provider Skrill is the next to crack down on unregulated forex and binary options brokers operating in the EU, online media Finance Magnets reported on Thursday. Read more

Alpari gets Latvian license, expands to EU

Oct 27 2017 08:54:41 Jonathan Smith in Brokers

 The European subsidiary of the forex, binary options and CFD broker Alpari, Alpari Europe IBS AS, has obtained an investment broker license from the Latvian Finance Markets Commission, the company said. Read more

Exness and Leverate’s VinciCM set default leverage to 1:50 in line with CySEC’s requirements

Jan 30 2017 08:49:15 Jonathan Smith in Brokers

In order to be in line with the new requirements introduced by the Cyprus Securities and Exchange Commission (‘the CySEC’), several Cypriot brokerages announced amendments to their trading conditions. Read more

Germany's BaFin to ban margin trading in CFDs for retail investors?

Dec 09 2016 15:05:21 Jonathan Smith in Market

The German Federal Financial Supervisory Authority (Bundesanstalt für Finanzdienstleistungsaufsicht – BaFin) announced its intentions to “limit the marketing, distribution and sale of financial contracts for difference (CFDs) with an additional payments obligation” to retail c... Read more

CySEC Orders Investment Firms to Freeze Assets of Ukrainian Officials

Mar 10 2014 06:32:12 Maria Nikolova in Market

The Cyprus Securities and Exchange Commission (CySEC) was the first watchdog in the European Union to act to implement the restrictive measures by the bloc against certain Ukrainian officials, involved in violating human rights and misappropriation of funds in the troubled country. Read more

Saxo Bank Predicts Low Growth for European Economy in 2013

Apr 11 2013 14:21:21 S.Ninov in Brokers

Just a few days into the second quarter of 2013 and predictions about what's to come next have become bleaker and bleaker. Saxo Bank, the Copenhagen-based global bank and forex brokerage, published recently on its trading commentary website, TradingFloor. Read more

Cyprus: EU Bailout Won't Affect Forex Traders

Mar 18 2013 11:31:12 S.Ninov in Market

The EU announced early Saturday that it'll be bailing out Cyprus with a €10 billion financial rescue package, where more than half of the money to pay for the bailout will be raised through confiscation of certain portions of depositor's savings. Read more

USA Considers Introducing 0.03% Financial Transactions Tax

Feb 07 2013 16:02:19 Hannah Levi in Brokers

Less than a month after eleven countries in the European Union voted to pass a new financial transactions tax (FTT), also known as a Tobin tax after the American economist James Tobin, it would appear that the USA are about to take a similar step. Read more

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