The consultation on the ban closed earlier this month.
Shortly after introducing similar upgrades to its mobile app for iOS devices, OANDA updates its fxTrade app for Android gadgets too.
Africa, despite its basket case FX situation, is becoming an even greater land of opportunity for OTC brokerages
As doing business in Western markets becomes increasingly difficult and restricted, Africa looks like a land of opportunity as central banks in countries where the local population have zero faith in their domestic markets create FX frameworks. We take a close look
The coincidentally named STP in Cyprus will likely pave the way toward a future of advanced financial technology for Cyprus
The founders of Start-Invest deny their guilt and insist that investors’ money was actually traded in the FX market.
The app for iOS devices features a functionality for simultaneous editing of multiple positions.
Do Forex and Football represent a match made in heaven? FinanceFeeds looks at the Deloitte Football Money League and tries to answer.
“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.
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
“Perhaps for some brokers, STP has another meaning: Straight To Pocket.” – Jon Grah, CEO, AwarenessForex
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?
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.
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
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