“Liquidity provision for CFDs is still underserved so we will be looking to continue growing our position here”, says Richard Elston, Head of Institutional, CMC Markets.
An economy boost of EUR 1.22bn was sufficient to make football partnerships’ critics rejoice.
GBP/USD opened the week with a 170 pips gap. Will the sterling slide further this week?
Chinese IB ticking time bomb: Strict laws prevent transfer of money to FX firms abroad, government hamstrings banks
For brokers with no physical presence in China, relying on overseas transfers from IBs, the days of working with a Chinese IB network may well be well and truly over. For those who thought it through properly, the market is yours!
May the climate for advertising of trading products in France worsen further? Yes, it may.
The new rules stipulate that customers of firms that need to send money abroad must give reasons for doing so, including having to pledge to the government that any money sent abroad won’t be used for securities including online trading
Dollar rallies on the expectation of 3 rate hikes in 2017. EUR/USD broke 1.05 key support and hit 13-year low. Is it a good time to Sell EUR/USD now?
“Perhaps for some brokers, STP has another meaning: Straight To Pocket.” – Jon Grah, CEO, AwarenessForex
We are counting down to Fed’s first and the last rate hike in 2016. Will EUR/USD break 1.05?
CFD bombshell: Senior FX executive speaks out “The entire OTC FX industry will move to exchanges” in very comprehensive analysis
“Scandals in the OTC industry, bankruptcies related to SNB type events and binary options scammers have given ample justifications to exchange lobbyists to argue against the OTC retail industry. In the end who do you think has more clout with the FCA? The LSE or IG markets ? It is obvious who is going to win.”
If top quality firms in top quality jurisdictions are being subjected to regulatory pressure and increasing restriction, why are conmen selling false educational software and bogus trading courses allowed to continue to circumvent regulation?
Renzi quits after losing the referendum. EUR/USD heading towards 22-month low, will it break 1.05?
Breaking: CySec issues document instructing FX and binary firms to desist from offering deposit bonuses
Demetra Kalogerou, Chairman of CySec has issued a letter expressing her interest to ensure that FX and binary options firms desist from offering deposit bonuses, and takes a very conservative approach to leverage in OTC FX products.
Market is pricing in a confirmed rate hike by the Fed in December. USD/JPY went very close to 114. Will it go higher? Is it a good time to enter now?
A step away from the comfort of the majors could come about in 2017. We look at Morgan Stanley’s predictions for the FX market, and detail one particular company that saw this coming.
As the net closes in on the fraudulent binary options sector, many brands are now attempting to make a step toward offering FX. When bearing in mind how Tier 1 banks are restricting genuine liquidity to well established firms, the understanding and knowledge that is required to run a bona fide FX firm, and the complete difference in background and career path of leaders, these claims should be viewed with extreme caution
Hope of a December rate hike by Fed is high. Possibility of “Frexit” and possibility of Italian Prime Minister stepping down plagues Europe. Will the EUR/USD head towards parity?
It’s not enough these days to just cover the MT4 white label cost for very important strategic partners and IBs. We take a look at what high quality IBs with top level client bases and 30 years experience are finding lacking in the current IB model, and how this can be remedied
Israel cracks down: iTrader raided by ISA, Chairman Shmuel Hauser commences procedure for banishing all binary options operations
Israel’s financial regulator has begun the signing in of legislation to ban all binary options firms and their service providers with any base or any operations in Israel from soliciting to any customers worldwide, and has also conducted a raid on the offices of retail FX firm iTrader