29 Sep 2016, Israel - LeapRate - Israeli financial regulator the Israel Securities Authority (ISA) has issued a Dealers' license to five Retail Forex brokers, allowing them to formally begin taking on Israel-based traders. The licenses take effect as of October 31, 2016. New Israeli regulations took effect effect in July covering different aspects of online trading. The ISA has been taking aggressive moves lately to reform the way online (and . . .
31 May 2016, British Columbia, Canada - British Columbia Securities Commission - Ava Trade Ltd. claims to be a regulated on-line broker, based in the British Virgin Islands. We became aware of a recent advertisement placed by Ava Trade Ltd. in British Columbia (BC). Ava Trade Ltd. is not registered to trade in, or advise on, securities or exchange contracts in BC. We urge BC residents to exercise caution when dealing with firms that are not . . .
6 Apr 2016, Israel - SMN Weekly - Forex and contracts for difference (CFDs) online broker AvaTrade has established a new subsidiary to take charge of its business and clients in Israel, online finance media LeapRate reported on Wednesday, citing a notice the broker sent out to clients earlier this week. The company will continue to use the ATrade brand in the country. The move is motivated by the expected new regulatory requirements in the . . .
23 Feb 2016, Pretoria, South Africa - The Forex Review - AvaTrade, a forex broker regulated in several different countries, said on Tuesday it has obtained, through its subsidiary Ava Capital Markets Pty Ltd. , a license from South Africa's Financial Services Board (FSB). The South African subsidiary was recently set up to be in charge of the AvaTrade group's local operations. As part of its expansion in South Africa, the broker has opened an . . .
23 Nov 2015, London, UK - Reuters - Gambling technology provider Playtech Plc (PTEC. L) said its takeover bids for retail forex trading shop Plus500 Ltd (PLUSP. L) and online derivatives broker Ava Trade fell through due to regulatory concerns. Shares in Playtech, which was founded by Israeli billionaire Teddy Sagi, fell as much as 12. 3 percent in early trading, while those of Plus500 plunged as much as 22 percent.
5 Oct 2015, Dublin, Ireland - AtoZ Forex - Following reports of a pending approval from UK's Financial Conduct Authority over the Playtech acquisition of Plus500, now it has been reported that the Central Bank of Ireland (CBI) has also opposed the proposed $105 million Playtech AvaTrade acquisition. Playtech's board announced that it has received an official letter from the Central Bank of Ireland (CBI) opposing the proposed deal, without . . .
28 Jul 2015, Dublin, Ireland - Finance Magnates - Only 6,323 shares or 0. 01 percent were cast in the vote against the acquisition of the brokerage holding the keys to the Japanese market for Playtech. According to a regulatory filing, the shareholders of Playtech PLC voted unanimously on the acquisition of AvaTrade in a vote held today. A total of 249,482,733 shares were cast for the acquisition, representing about 99. 99 percent of the total count.
1 Jul 2015, Dublin, Ireland - LeapRate - Playtech doesn't seem done. They also agreed a 200 million unsecured revolving credit facility with Barclays and RBS, to target more acquisitions. Playtech's Forex acquisition spree continues. The gaming technology holding company, which also owns Markets.com and TopOption and which still has an outstanding offer to buy Plus500 Ltd (LON:PLUS) has sealed a deal to buy Ireland based online Forex broker . . .
29 Jul 2013, Tortola, British Virgin Islands - Business Wire - AvaTrade has announced the entire AVA Trade Group is now fully licensed and regulated. The latest regulatory approval has now been received by the British Virgin Islands Financial Services Commission. The announcement means AvaTrade, which is already regulated in Europe, Australia and Japan, is one of the few Forex & CFD brokers to operate completely license by leading regulatory . . .
21 Apr 2013, Dublin, Ireland - Business Wire - Pioneering Forex and CFD broker Ava Group this week revealed the future of its online trading brand with the global launch of AvaTrade. "The launch of the new brand is an important milestone in the history of Ava. It builds upon our long-term goal of providing our clients with a diverse and expansive range of products to trade, which has been a major driver behind Ava's incredible growth. " AvaTrade . . .
7 Mar 2013, Geneva, Switzerland - Forex Broker News - Dukascopy Bank SA announced its collaboration with Ava Trade Japan, a leading broker which will offer Dukascopy Bank SA's trading technology with the same data feed to Japanese residentsAlain Broyon, CEO of Dukascopy Bank says: "We are very enthusiastic about starting a promising collaboration which will allow Japanese-based clients to use Dukascopy Bank SA's trading technology and unique data feed.
21 Feb 2012, Dublin, Ireland - World Finance - Selecting the best CFD and FX broker can be a daunting task with so many options available. That's why Ava FX has made it its business to always deliver a tailor-made client service. Interview with Emanuel Kronitz, CEO of Ava FX. Becoming a leading force for CFD and FX trading is no easy feat considering the competition in the currency market. But Ava FX has defied the odds by keeping one central . . .
25 Jan 2012, Sydney, Australia - Business Wire - Leading online financial services and trading group Ava FX (www.avafx.com. au) has opened an office in Sydney to provide Australian CFD customers with the full range of FX and CFD trading services. Ava FX is now fully regulated by Australian Securities and Investment Commission (ASIC) through it's Australian subsidiary Ava Capital Markets Australia Pty Ltd. The numerous requests for Ava FX services . . .
31 May 2011, New York, NY, USA - International Business Times - Ava FX (www.avafx.com), ) has picked up 3 top awards at the prestigious IBTimes Trading Awards. Ava won the best in category in 3 areas: Forex Broker France, Forex Broker Germany, Islamic FOREX Broker. Global news leader International Business Times (IBTimes.com) announced Ava's awards in New York City on May 31, 2011.
22 Mar 2011, Dublin, Ireland - Business Wire - Ava FX (www.avafx.com) announces the acquisition of eForex's non US based customers. The Ava Group will now take control of all clients that previously traded with eForex. The client transfer was completed on Friday March 18th 2011. The acquisition cost was not disclosed. All ex eForex customers transferring to Ava FX will receive a wider range of services and unparalleled customer service with an . . .
17 Aug 2010, Paris, France - Business Wire - Leading online financial products trading company AvaFX (www.avafx.com) has established an office in Paris as part of it's strategy to provide the best quality service and support to its growing French customer base. French traders will now be able to receive local support and enjoy the whole suite of Ava's services including a wide variety of complimentary seminars and conferences on CFD and FX . . .