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.
Turkey's regulator caps leverage to 1:10, sets minimum deposit of TRY 50 000
Feb 10 2017 11:26:00 Jonathan Smith in Market
Turkey's financial markets regulator, the Capital Markets Board (SPK), has introduced a new set of restrictions on the forex market, lowering further the maximum leverage and setting a minimum security deposit requirement to open a forex trading account.
FXTM improves margins for Indices and Commodities CFDs on ECN accounts
Feb 06 2017 12:32:19 Jonathan Smith in Brokers
Cypriot forex and CFD brokerage FXTM announced amendments to trading conditions of certain instruments previous week. The broker alters margin requirements for Indices and Commodities CFDs on its ECN server as of today, February 6.
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.
Admiral Markets amends margin requirements
Jan 19 2017 14:59:35 Jonathan Smith in Brokers
Admiral Markets, a European forex and CFD broker, said it is amending the margin requirements on the instruments it offers on some of the live trading accounts.
According to the broker, the changes will apply to all positions opened on Admiral.Markets and Admiral.