Internet port ‘443’, which is a port used for secure web browser communication and is a major connection methodology for MetaTrader 4, has been blocked by the government, with certain brokerages unable to connect to their MetaTrader 4 trading server. FinanceFeeds investigates
Breaking: China’s Communist Party blocks Skype and Whatsapp – Brokers and service providers need to use WeChat
As China blocks the majority of functions on WeChat and Skype, FinanceFeeds looks at how to ensure continued contact between Chinese IBs, customers and how to future-proof your business in China. Chinese operations and WeChat will be needed from now on. We can also help your company do so via the official Chinese channels
The sentencing of Michael Wright is scheduled for January 25, 2018.
In cases where TWS will choose the native over the simulated order type, the platform will provide notice in both the label, e.g. Stop (prefer Native) and in the pop-up help.
BoE confirms reforms to SONIA, preferred alternative sterling LIBOR, to be implemented in April 2018
Friday – April 20, 2018, will be the last day for which SONIA will be calculated and published by the WMBA using the current methodology.
The parties have entered into a settlement for the civil action at the New York Southern District Court and a related matter at the Northern District Court of California.
Australian “bitcoin bill” gets the green light from Senate Legal and Constitutional Affairs Legislation Committee
The committee believes that the bill would contribute to preventing money-laundering and terrorism financing, in addition to improving the legislative framework governing digital currency.
Mizuho is alleged to have unilaterally decided no longer to process outbound international wires, and then worked to ensure that transactional difficulties were not attributed to the bank.
CMC Markets goes live in Shanghai! FinanceFeeds at the launch with CEO Peter Cruddas and the Chinese executive team
CMC Markets CEO Peter Cruddas explained to FinanceFeeds in Shanghai “We came here not to adventure and speculate, but based on our long-term research and understanding of the Chinese market, and our full understanding that this is a good time to further our business in China. If we had come with a speculative mentality, we would not be evolving in the right direction for the whole Chinese team.” Here is the full report and our interaction with the management team
Scottish Limited Partnerships, often fronting for binary options firms, fail to comply with new rules
Some 28,100 Scottish Limited Partnerships failed to supply statements of Persons of Significant Control by the deadline given in the Scottish Partnerships Regulations 2017.
The electronic-only designation aims to allow order entry firms and Trading Permit Holders to avoid potentially time-consuming steps of retrieving or resubmitting their orders from PAR or OMT.
Barclays says that it expressly disclosed that there were, in fact, “aggressive” traders in LX.
Judge Berman of the New York Southern District Court denied the “FX Cartel” motion for a bill of particulars.
Sberbank is one of the founders of the fund, which will provide financing to projects related to new technologies.
Viral reports of IC Markets having a backlog of over 400 client withdrawals have pervaded Chinese cyberspace and FX industry forums as well as entered the domain of rival companies from the West with presence in China. We take a look at what is effectively a storm in a teacup. Literally.
“Looking at specific areas – the data protection legislation that we have, would make sense but a general AI law – no”, says Professor Michael Wooldridge.
Interactive Brokers now offers TipRanks fundamental analysis for US stocks, available through new tabs in the Analyst Ratings (Summary) and Analyst Ratings (Details) windows.
After losses hit a record high in August, September marked a drop in the level of losses due to fraudulent investment schemes.
Chris Woolard, Executive Director of Strategy and Competition, Financial Conduct Authority, has given evidence before the EU Justice Sub-Committee.