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SGX acquired BidFX from TradingScreen 2020, having paid $25 million for a 20% stake in 2019. The remaining 80% stake was priced at $128 million. The deal allowed SGX to expand its reach beyond FX futures into the global FX over the counter (OTC) market. 

AmorFX status as the latest Member of the Financial Commission took effect on December 24, 2020, following the approval of its membership application by the Financial Commission The Financial Commission, a leading independent member-driven external dispute resolution (EDR) organization for international online brokerages that participate in global foreign exchange (forex) and derivatives markets, accepts AmorFX […]

“We are excited to partner with Finstek to provide the latest piece of technology within the aggregation and bridging space and bundle it with our bespoke liquidity resulting in the most cost-efficient solution to date for MT4 and MT5 brokers” says Paul Groves of CFH

With France a key cog in the EU and early favorite Marie Le Pen threatening to remove France from the EU if elected, the stage was set for the very real possibility that the European Union would be no longer, says Leverate’s Adinah Brown

London Stone Securities stockbroker Caoimhe O’Driscoll looks at some historically safe haven blue chips which are trading at attractive entry levels. She provides an analysis looking at dividends, dividend cover, RSI, support and resistance levels.

The ruling today by the Financial Conduct Authority has had a decimating effect on the share prices of IG Group (down 22%), Plus500 (down 38%), and CMC Markets (down 23%) as CFDs – the core business of most British electronic trading firms – are subject to leverage caps and further restrictions. All this effect on top quality firms, yet the British authorities turn a blind eye to binary options fraud whilst other countries take action

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