Plus500 gets South African license
Feb 09 2017 08:18:23 Jonathan Smith in Brokers
Plus500, one of Europe's leading forex and CFD brokers, obtained a license from South Africa's non-banking financial companies regulator, the Financial Services Board (FSB). It allows Plus500 to operate an online trading platform for retail customers to trade CFDs in South Africa.
It's official: Banc De Binary renounces Cyprus license
Jan 11 2017 12:43:49 Jonathan Smith in Brokers
Banc De Binary, the largest and oldest regulated binary options broker has renounced its Cyprus license, several days after the first reports that it is planning to shutter its business and has stopped taking clients from the EU.
XM acquires a FCA license, commences operations in the UK
Nov 22 2016 14:32:26 Stanimir Zhelev in Brokers
In order to better serve its UK and European clients, forex brokerage XM commences a UK office. According to an announcement on the brokerage’s website, XM UK officially starts business on Tuesday.
Tickmill expands to Europe with a UK forex license
Nov 10 2016 13:37:21 Stanimir Zhelev in Brokers
Global NDD brokerage Tickmill has officially launched its services in the UK and Europe on Tuesday, as its subsidiary Tmill UK Ltd. acquired a license with the UK Financial Conduct Authority (FCA).
FXFBI, IFC Investments and Jin Daocheng obtain CySEC forex licenses
Oct 04 2016 12:54:24 Stanimir Zhelev in Market
The Cypriot financial regulator, CySEC, has granted three more forex broker licenses this week – to IFC Investments Cyprus and Jin Daocheng, and FXBFI Broker Financial Invest Ltd.
Plus500 gets its fifth forex license by New Zealand’s FMA
Oct 03 2016 09:19:21 Stanimir Zhelev in Brokers
Just a couple of days after acquiring Israeli forex license, major brokerage Plus500 (LON:PLUS) announced it has also been granted a derivatives issuer license from the Financial Markets Authority (FMA) of New Zealand.
Belize financial watchdog IFSC delicenses forex broker MFX Broker Inc
Nov 19 2015 11:55:43 Stanimir Zhelev in Brokers
Belize’s financial regulator, the International Financial Services Commission (IFSC) said earlier this week it has revoked the license of local MFX Broker Inc for acting as a forex trader. The reason for the license revocation is not clear, since the regulator did not explain its decision.
The license of retail FX brokerage FXPrimus has suspended by The FSC of Mauritius.
Jun 01 2015 18:53:46 Stanimir Zhelev in Brokers
The Financial Services Commission (FSC) of Mauritius has announced that the license of FXPrimus is suspended. There is not an official reason by the regulator for this action.
IronFX Global obtains a forex license from Italian regulator CONSOB
Jan 14 2015 16:36:42 Stanimir Zhelev in Brokers
IronFX Global, the Global Leader in Online Trading, has announced that it has been granted authorization from CONSOB, the Italian regulator (Commissione Nazionale per la Societá e la Borsa), for the establishment of a new landmark global office in Italy as a branch.
FxPrimus eyes on Europe, obtains forex license from CySec
Jan 08 2015 16:59:05 Stanimir Zhelev in Brokers
FXPRIMUS, a fast growing forex brokerage regulated in both Mauritius and New Zealand, announced that their European subsidiary, FX Primus Europe (CY) Ltd. has been granted a CIF License from Cyprus Securities & Exchange Commission (CySEC).
CySec suspends the license of binary options broker EZTrader
Nov 21 2014 11:00:04 Stanimir Zhelev in Market
The Cyprus Securities and Exchange Commission (CySec) has suspended the license of EZTrader, one of the few regulated binary option brokers.
IG Bank S.A. starts operations in Switzerland
Oct 07 2014 14:29:03 Stanimir Zhelev in Brokers
IG Group, the world’s biggest provider of CFDs, yesterday announced that it is set to start operations in Switzerland, close to the private banks it hopes to win as customers.
IronFX granted enhanced FCA UK licence
Sep 30 2014 15:15:46 Stanimir Zhelev in Brokers
IronFX, the global forex broker that recently announced that it will send the winner of its autumn contest into space with Virgin Galactic, has obtained an enhanced license from FCA UK.