Last Build Date: Tue, 14 Mar 2017 04:29:22 +0000
Tue, 14 Mar 2017 04:29:22 +0000
Over the past couple of years, one name that has been consistently in the news when it comes to forex broker acquisition has been Playtech. Playtech PLC is the brainchild of Teddy Sagi who originally got started in the online gaming business and is involved with some of the biggest names in gaming including Ladbrokes […]
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Thu, 09 Mar 2017 00:45:04 +0000
Israel is on the verge of outlawing binary options and the ability to offer binary options anywhere in the world. The Israeli government has already passed legislation that prohibits its own citizens from trading binary options. Governments and regulators from all over the world have been pressing Israel on such dramatic action. This is due […]
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Tue, 07 Mar 2017 01:04:42 +0000
The Central Bank of Ireland has just released its future plans for CFDs and Forex. Aside from making monetary policy, the Central Bank of Ireland is also the chief regulator for the country. The consultation paper which was released cited statistics that says 75% are of retail CFD traders Will lose money. The average loss […]
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Wed, 01 Mar 2017 18:05:42 +0000
As more information comes out on FXCM and how the lack of a Forex Broker transparency brought down the largest broker in the US. What was thought to be a competitive advantage turned into a regulatory nightmare. The idea that many brokers market themselves that they are 100% STP when they do not need to […]
Fri, 24 Feb 2017 19:09:57 +0000
One of the greatest failures by Forex regulators was the NFA’s complete miss on Forex broker PFG. For years one individual was able to perpetuate a 200 million Dollar fraud by simply faxing in his bank statement. Since PFG was a relatively large firm the NFA felt they should be given the benefit of the […]
Sun, 19 Feb 2017 17:20:09 +0000
Many will continue to debate what caused FXCM downfall in the US. Was it a hostile regulator out for blood? Or, was it management that was too careless in how they ran things. FXCM Downfall Started Prior to SNB Many feel that FXCM troubles happened at the now infamous SNB event two years […]
Thu, 16 Feb 2017 22:44:17 +0000
Recently the FBI along with other US regulatory and government agencies met in the Hague along with European counterparts to discuss the growing problem of Binary Options fraud. The FBI does not just view this problem as an American problem but a global one. The FBI is working closely with law enforcement and agencies around the world […]
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Mon, 13 Feb 2017 20:37:24 +0000
CySEC the Cyprus regulator announced proposed changes to Binary Options regulations. These proposed changes address many problems and should help standardize binary options pricing and trade execution issues. One of the biggest and most notable changes is that the binary option contract will have a bid and ask. Prior to this brokers were using an […]
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