XM restricts leverage to 1:100 ahead of French elections
Apr 20 2017 09:55:11 Jonathan Smith in Brokers
In light of the forthcoming French Presidential Elections, forex brokerage XM announced it will temporarily hike margins for all trading instruments, in order to protect both their clients and the company from the market turbulence expected.
XM increases margins for TRY pairs ahead of Turkish Referendum
Apr 12 2017 14:09:18 Jonathan Smith in Brokers
Forex brokerage XM informed its clients on Wednesday that as of April 14 (13:00 server time, GMT +3.) it will temporarily hike margins on Turkish Lira pairs to 5%.
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.