14 Feb 2017, Limassol, Cyprus - SMN Weekly - MetaTrader 5 (MT5) multi-asset trading platform announced it has expanded its liquidity providers pool with EU forex broker Just2Trade Online. The broker has released an integration solution based on the MT5 Gateway to the platform. As a result, the platform users gain direct access via the MT5 to the world's leading exchanges, including more than 9,000 trading instruments US stocks and exchange-traded . . .
13 Feb 2017, Washington, DC, USA - LeapRate - LeapRate has learned from court documents that retail forex broker FXCM Inc (NASDAQ:FXCM), recently banned from the US forex market, has agreed to pay a $650,000 fine in settlement of charges that it was undercapitalized, and slow to report its capital position, in the wake of the January 15, 2015 spike in the value of the Swiss Franc. We had reported that the CFTC had announced that it was looking . . .
10 Feb 2017, Bedminster, NJ, USA - FinanceFeeds News - GAIN Capital will pay $500 for each transferred client account which executes at least one new trade during the first 76 calendar days after the closure of the purchase agreement. Further to FinanceFeeds' report about Gain Capital Holdings Inc (NYSE:GCAP) entering into a definitive agreement to acquire the US retail FX accounts of FXCM Inc (NASDAQ:FXCM), we have become aware of financial . . .
9 Feb 2017, Hong Kong - Hong Kong Securities and Futures Commission - The Securities and Futures Commission (SFC) has reprimanded and fined GMO-Z.com Forex HK Limited (GMOHK) $1. 6 million for deficiencies in its order execution and slippage handling procedures, and failures in its electronic trading system for leveraged foreign exchange contracts (Note 1). In August 2016, the SFC and GMOHK jointly engaged an independent reviewer to review . . .
8 Feb 2017, New York, NY, USA - SMN Weekly - US law firm Bragar Eagel & Squire has launched an investigation on potential claims against forex brokerage FXCM Inc. (NASDAQ:FXCM) concerning possible violations of the federal securities laws, the company announced in a statement. The firm addressed in the statement shareholders of FXCM (which is traded on the NASDAQ) with the plea to contact it if they have been affected by the share price movement . . .
7 Feb 2017, London, UK - SMN Weekly - Online social trading platform and broker Darwinex announced on Tuesday it has terminated its relationship with the newly-delicensed US arm of forex broker Forex Capital Markets (NASDAQ:FXCM) and will no longer serve it as an introducing broker (IB). Earlier on Tuesday we informed you Forex Capital Markets LLC, the brokerage's US arm, has been banned by the US National Futures Association (NFA) and has agreed . . .
7 Feb 2017, New York, NY, UkSA - LeapRate - Continuing the amazing drama in the wake of the ban of retail forex broker FXCM Inc (NASDAQ:FXCM) and its CEO Drew Niv from the US FX market, and the subsequent sale of FXCM's US clients to rival Gain Capital Holdings Inc (NYSE:GCAP), LeapRate has learned that FXCM has made filings with US regulators that it plans to terminate about 150 employees. The 150 employees represent about 18% of FXCM's global . . .
7 Feb 2017, Bedminster, NJ, USA - PRNewsWire - Former FXCM clients will be transferred to FOREX.com. GAIN Capital Holdings, Inc. (NYSE: GCAP) ("GAIN" or "the Company"), a global provider of online trading services, announced that it has entered into a definitive agreement to acquire the client base of FXCM's U. S. operations. For the 3 months ended December 31, 2016, average daily volume from customers of FXCM's U. S. operations was approximately $2.
6 Feb 2017, Sydney, Australia - SMN Weekly - Clients of forex brokerage DirectFX have gained access to Protrader Multi-Connect (PTMC), a trading platform for forex and contracts for difference (CFDs), the platform announced on Thursday. The new addition is available as a result of the broker's new partnership with PFSOFT, the developer of the platform. DirectFX clients can use PTMC to trade in forex, futures, options and equities, thanks to CQG technology.
6 Feb 2017, Chicago, IL, USA - NFA - National Futures Association (NFA) has barred New York retail foreign exchange dealer Forex Capital Markets, LLC (FXCM) from membership. NFA also barred FXCM principals Dror Niv, William Ahdout, and Ornit Niv from membership and from acting as a principal of an NFA Member. The Decision, issued by NFA's Business Conduct Committee (BCC), is based on a Complaint issued by the BCC and a settlement offer submitted . . .
6 Feb 2017, Washington, DC, USA - CFTC - Parent company, FXCM Holdings, LLC and FXCM's founding partners, Dror Niv and William Ahdout are held responsible. FXCM, Niv, and Ahdout are prohibited from registering with the CFTC, acting in exempt capacities or acting as principals, agents, officers or employees of registrants. CFTC's order also holds FXCM, Niv, and FXCM Holdings responsible for FXCM's false statements to the National Futures Association.
3 Feb 2017, Gland, Switzerland - LeapRate - Swissquote Bank is launching a new virtual reality trading application, especially designed for use with virtual helmets. The new app will enable the user to access the financial information that matters most to them in real time, through the medium of VR. Once the trader enters the virtual trading platform, they are surrounded by a 360 degrees trading wall with multiple sections dedicated to SMI (Swiss . . .
2 Feb 2017, Limassol, Cyprus - MetaQuotes - The migration of brokers to MetaTrader 5 is underway. A number of notable market participants, including BCS Forex, InstaForex and LiteForex, have recently announced the launch of the multi-asset platform with hedging. In addition, Binary Limited, Benchmark Finance, MIB700 and other brokers have started offering the platform to their traders in 2017. "We are pleased to join the global trend and be among . . .
1 Feb 2017, Nicosia, Cyprus - SMN Weekly - Cyprus-based forex broker Alfa-Forex has started offering a new leverage cap and is performing appropriateness test to assess whether traders should get the cap for experienced or novice traders. With the changes, the broker aims to meet the most recent rules of its home regulator, the Cyprus Securities and Exchange Commission (CySEC). Last year, the CySEC altered forex and binary option regulations, . . .
1 Feb 2017, Limassol, Cyprus - SMN Weekly - The Cyprus-regulated unit of online forex broker RoboForex has introduced a negative balance protection and has terminated all bonus programs, corresponding to the latest regulatory amendments introduced by the Cyprus Securities and Exchange Commission (CySEC), the broker said. Clients' accounts have been added negative balance protection, regardless the total amount of compensation paid to the client.
30 Jan 2017, Port Vila, Vanuatu - SMN Weekly - Offshore forex brokerage FXCL Markets, trading as FXCL, has launched FXCL Fund Insurance Program, a new service, under which investors' deposits are fully insured, the broker said last week. Investors can receive up to 100% payout with Insurance payments from FXCL. Traders' can cover their funds in any range from 10% up to 100%. Insurance is paid when the account balance reaches 10% of the insured amount.
27 Jan 2017, Limassol, Cyprus - Finance Magnates - Client protection takes center stage as the unlimited leverage that the brokerage was offering is restricted. The Cyprus Securities and Exchange Commission (CySEC) is taking substantial steps to increase client protection with its new regulations. The regulator is set to introduce a new set of requirements that limit the maximum available leverage to clients to 1:200 for experienced traders and . . .
27 Jan 2017, Tokyo, Japan - FinanceFeeds News - The launch of the innovative solution for Android is scheduled for January 31, 2017, whereas iOS fans will be able to experience it in February this year. GMO Click Securities, part of GMO Click Holdings Inc (TYO:7177), has today announced it pushes into a ground-breaking technology that combines Forex trading and virtual reality. The company is about to launch "GMO-FX VR Trade", an application for . . .
26 Jan 2017, Hellerup, Denmark - SMN Weekly - Saxo Bank, a Danish bank specialized in providing online trading services, is laying off 50 employees, or some 3% of its global workforce, finance media LeapRate reported on Thursday. With the move, the company aims to allow future growth by cutting fixed costs and increasing profitability. "To ensure the health and profitability of the Group and to be able to continue to invest in the foundation for . . .
26 Jan 2017, Larnaca, Cyprus - Finance Magnates - Some brokers have just re-named the bonus offerings and still able draw clients in with gimmicks and promotions. Two months after CySEC issued a circular informing regulated CIF firms of the reduction of leverage to 50x and to halt offering bonuses, online forex broker HotForex today issued an announcement to its clients highlighting the company's response to the proposed rules. In line with CySEC . . .
26 Jan 2017, Singapore - Finance Magnates - Protrader can be integrated with various functional APIs to offer a multi-asset trading solution for all major markets. PFSOFT, a developer of trading software for a wide range of market participants, today announced its partnership with Maybank's prime broker arm, part of investment banking unit Maybank Kim Eng Holdings Ltd, to give its clients access to global equity and derivatives markets using Protrader.
18 Jan 2017, Melbourne, Australia - SMN Weekly - International forex brokerage Pepperstone announced on Wednesday it has released a Trade Simulator for the MetaTrader 4 (MT4) trading platform. The tool is designed for strategy testing at all levels. The new tool is available only to Pepperstone clients with live trading accounts with balance exceeding $500. The MT4 Trade Simulator enables users to test strategies and multiple order management . . .
17 Jan 2017, London, UK - FSM News - The brokerage firm got reported on its scam attempts and unethical activities. From the initial report of the Financial Conduct Authority, the scam business of Sunbird FX.com was repeated in the warning list released by the Forex Peace Army. According to its website, it is operated and owned by Spring Empire Solutions LTD - 35-37 Ludgate Hill, London, England, EC4M 7 JN and Spring Strategies Ltd. - 3rd floor, . . .
16 Jan 2017, Limassol, Cyprus - LeapRate - A couple news items surrounding Danish based platform, data and charting provider NetDania were just recently announced. Firstly, today the company announced upgrades to its mobile iOS platforms for iPhone for iPad. Secondly, the NetDania platform now supports retail forex brokerage STO.
16 Jan 2017, Belarus - SMN Weekly - Belarus' Ministry of Information has blocked the access to several websites that offer forex trading and that are not included in the register of the National Bank of the Republic of Belarus (NBRB), the regulator of the country's forex market, Belarusian self-regulatory body Association for financial market development (ARFIN) said on Monday. Among the websites that have been blocked as such operated by . . .
11 Jan 2017, London, UK - Finance Magnates - FxPro had stepped up plans for a float early this year after sounding out potential advisers. Multi-asset retail brokerage FxPro brand, a Cyprus-based and FCA regulated platform, said on Wednesday that it had cancelled plans to list on the London stock exchange, as the UK regulator threatens stricter rules for activities of firms selling CFDs to retail customers, people familiar with the matter told Sky . . .
9 Jan 2017, Limassol, Cyprus - PRNewsWire - ForexMart has won as the Best Forex Newcomer of the year in the latest Global Business Outlook Awards. Global Business Outlook is an established business publication in the financial industry that holds an annual award show to recognize businesses that embody excellence in their fields. The new award given to ForexMart proves that it is indeed the rising game changer of the brokerage business. And while . . .
5 Jan 2017, London, UK - ICM Capital - ICM Capital today announces it has enhanced its client-fund protection to cover 1,000,000 pounds. This new insurance is available to all ICM Capital live account holders at no additional cost and is underwritten by QBE Underwriting Limited and other participating syndicates at Lloyd's of London. The UK-headquartered broker, regulated by the Financial Conduct Authority (FCA), register number 520965, is one of . . .
4 Jan 2017, Belmopan, Belize - SMN Weekly - Offshore forex brokerage house Weltrade said on Tuesday it has introduced the MetaTrader 4 (MT4) MultiTrader, a component of the trading platform that allows the management of several trading account from one place at the same time. The new option is suitable for MT4 users who manage investors' accounts and for traders working with many accounts simultaneously.
4 Jan 2017, Wellington, New Zealand - SMN Weekly - Asia-focused forex broker Fullerton Markets has fully acquired forex education provider FX1 International, finance news media Finance Magnates reported on Wednesday, citing data by the broker. The exact amount of the deal has not been disclosed, but it represents a seven-digit figure. "I'm excited to grow with FX1 to provide disruptive brokerage services to their base of clients all over the . . .
4 Jan 2017, Nicosia, Cyprus - FinanceFeeds News - Sources close to the matter have provided information that demonstrates that the CySec investigation into 1,000 complaints about the missing $176 million in client funds was not conducted by independent body but instead by an IronFX UK lawyer, and that only 20 cases were used as a sample. The conflict of interest renders the entire audit null and void. The question in the minds of pretty much every . . .
3 Jan 2017, Kingstown, St. Vincent and the Grenadine - Finance Magnates - RoboX is a smart trading machine based on packages of proprietary trading strategies. Financial technology provider Tradency today announced a collaboration with the Russian brokerage AMarkets to launch its Algo trading product RoboX. Today's announcement follows similar deals that Tradency has recently signed to grow the list of brokers who are currently offering its . . .
3 Jan 2017, St Petersburg, Russia - LeapRate - LeapRate has learned that unregulated Retail Forex and Binary Options broker Grand Capital is preparing its application to receive a CySEC license from Cyprus regulator CySEC early this year. St Petersburg, Russia based Grand Capital is incorporated offshore in Seychelles. The company, founded and still run by online entrepreneur Stanislav Vaneev, has been around for about 10 years, and has grown to . . .
2 Jan 2017, London, UK - Finance Magnates - The broker has teamed up with Autochartist to provide a faster and smarter trading service to its clients. Online forex and CFD broker Tickmill has teamed up with Autochartist to provide free actionable trading signals as part of its commitment to improve its clients' trading experience. Autochartist is an online technical analysis tool which scans the market to provide users with detailed breakdowns . . .
29 Dec 2016, Paris, France - AtoZ Forex - The French financial regulator, the Autorite des marches financiers (AMF) added 5 more brokers to its warning list. The AMF Forex broker warning includes the domains where each firm operates altering investors against the domains offering Forex trading. Additionally, the watchdog mentions that these companies have no authority to offer any investments services.
28 Dec 2016, Tallinn, Estonia - LeapRate - Europe based brokerage Admiral Markets just announced that are introducing their new Order execution quality page which will help traders find key information about the benefits of Admiral Markets in terms of execution quality, supported by the statistics on all executed market orders for the previous calendar year. This is the first time Admiral Markets publish this kind of information, launching a web . . .
28 Dec 2016, Hong Kong - Blackwell Global Press Release - Hong Kong-China Stock Connect a Boost to the Multi-Asset Brokerage. International forex and CFDs brokerage Blackwell Global announces today the acquisition of 2 new licences issued by the Security and Futures Commission (SFC; Securities Licence No. BGX296 and Futures Licence No. BGX460. ) in Hong Kong, permitting the brokerage to offer securities and futures contracts to both Hong Kong and . . .
27 Dec 2016, Nicosia, Cyprus - Finance Magnates - Founded in 2010, Colmex Pro offers investing and trading services across Europe based on its Cyprus license. The Cyprus Securities and Exchange Commission (CySEC) has announced to the public today that it has imposed an administrative fine of 100,000 in total on Colmex Pro Ltd. The board of CySEC has decided on this tough step against the broker at the meeting held a month ago, on November 28, . . .
23 Dec 2016, London, UK - SMN Weekly - Forex broker FXOpen proudly announces that an advanced analytics tool that was formerly used only by professional PAMM money managers, is now available to all traders. The tool helps you track and analyze your financial performance, as well as to set trading goals. The tool processes complex financial data and your trading results are displayed as charts and diagrams, in order to be easy to understand and . . .
20 Dec 2016, Limassol, Cyprus - LeapRate - Regulated forex broker Exness today announced developments which will substantially improve client trading and allow more freedom and flexibility to apply their trading strategies without hindrances and limitations. Exness currently offers unlimited leverage to clients on Cent, Mini and Classic accounts, from Monday 00:00 GMT to Thursday 23:59 GMT. As of Sunday, December 25th for trade date Monday, . . .
20 Dec 2016, Chicago, IL, USA - LeapRate - The National Futures Association (NFA) today, December 19, 2016, at an NFA Hearing Panel, issued a Decision accepting Forex introducing broker Avail Trading Corp (Avail Trading) and David Manoukian's settlement offer and imposed a $30,000 fine to be paid within 30 days. On June 30, 2016, NFA's Business Conduct Committee (BCC) issued a Complaint to Avail Trading Corp and David Manoukian (Manoukian). The . . .
20 Dec 2016, Riga, Latvia - SMN Weekly - Multi-asset broker Renesource Capital has made available 16 new currency pairs for trading to retail investors using the MetaTrader 4 (MT4) trading platform. Thew new instruments are available as of 18 December, 2016, via any forex account the broker offers. As a result, the broker's offering has increased to include 90 forex pairs in total. The new pairs are available for trading with a minimum margin . . .
20 Dec 2016, Nicosia, Cyprus - SMN Weekly - The Cyprus Securities and Exchange Commission (CySEC) said on Tuesday it has commenced proceedings for the possible withdrawal of the Cypriot Investment Firm (CIF) license of forex brokerage Best Choice FBC Ltd. , doing business as BCFX Broker. The regulator has also extended BCFX Broker's license suspension for the second time. The decision was announced on Thursday, but was adopted on 28 November, 2016.
19 Dec 2016, British Columbia, Canada - AtoZ Forex - Continuing the series of warnings against unregulated brokers and other scams that target traders in Canada, BCSC warns against StoxMarket. The British Columbia Securities Commission (BCSC) added the Forex and CFDs broker StoxMarket to its Investment Caution list. Also, the Canadian regulator warns investors to avoid any dealing with the CFDs broker. According to the broker's website, Marketier . . .
18 Dec 2016, Tel Aviv, Israel - Finance Magnates - Matach24 nearly 1000 active clients will be diverted to Colmex following the broker's failure to be licensed in Israel. The Israeli branch of Colmex has bought out its rival Matach24 after the latter failed to receive authorization to operate in Israel. This is Colmex' second acquisition of a fellow Israeli forex broker following its acquisition of Smart Capital last June. Colmex has confirmed to . . .
15 Dec 2016, Luxembourg - LeapRate - E-Global Trade & Finance Group, the holding company of popular retail FX broker brands Forex4you and Share4you announced it has received authorization from the Luxembourg Ministry of Finance and Commission de Surveillance du Secteur Financier to operate a brokerage as E-Global Trade & Finance Luxembourg S. A. According to the company, the license (which was authorized last month) will allow E-Global Trade & . . .
15 Dec 2016, Montevideo, Uruguay - FinanceFeeds News - "The sale of our Uruguayan subsidiary is part of Saxo's strategy to go deep in certain key markets ourselves and be present in other markets through strong partnerships. " Kim Fournais, CEO, Saxo Bank. Technology focused electronic trading company Saxo Bank has confirmed that it has agreed to sell its Uruguayan subsidiary, Saxo Capital Markets Agente de Valores, to DIF Broker, a long term . . .
14 Dec 2016, Belize City, Belize - FinanceFeeds Press Release - NPBFX, a prominent Russian broker, is joining the growing global trend of RoboX. Tradency, a global Fintech company focusing on product development and advanced services to financial institutions since 2005, and NPBFX, a company specialized in providing trading services on FOREX market since 1996, announced today the launch of the RoboX service. RoboX is a proprietary learning machine . . .
14 Dec 2016, China - LeapRate - Retail forex broker eToro has announced a cooperation agreement with China's largest internet finance company, Lufax Holding Ltd. The strategic partnership will introduce eToro to Lufax's overseas Chinese clients. LeapRate readers will recall that multi-asset online broker Saxo Bank announced a similar partnership with Lufax back in May. We understand that the Saxo Bank partnership is indeed still in force, and . . .
13 Dec 2016, Vanuatu - FinanceFeeds News - Citing increasing regulatory demands, FXPIG has relocated its operations from New Zealand to the Pacific island of Vanuatu after 7 years in establishment. After nearly six years of operations in New Zealand, under the FSPR, FXPIG is moving. According to the company's CEO Kevin Murcko, this tactical relocation is an initial step with an end goal of expanding its footprint and evolving the firm's brand in . . .
13 Dec 2016, Sydney, Australi - 12 Press Release - Australian FX provider Synergy FX has invested further in their core infrastructure behind their rapidly growing business. Each day our clients are trading in volumes that warrant the best in server technology. To enable this growth, Synergy FX has implemented core infrastructure upgrades and a move into the Equinix NY4 server facilities. The upgrade has further enhanced connectivity and reduced . . .
12 Dec 2016, Belize City, Belize - LeapRate - Tradency, a pioneering financial technology provider, focusing on B2B product development and advanced services for retail investors and retail traders and Gerchik & Co announced the launch of RoboX. The new service is a smart trading machine based on powerful packages of strategies. The packages selection process is accompanied by proprietary risk matching engines.
7 Dec 2016, Poland - Finance Magnates - eToro, one of the industry's leading social trading networks and brokers, is slated to expand into a new jurisdiction, launching in Poland where it will cater to new clients in Eastern Europe, according to a recent statement from eToro. The broker has pushed forward with a number of international expansionary initiatives throughout the past year or two eToro has also continued to make inroads in the UK as . . .
7 Dec 2016, Hong Kong - Financial Commission Press Release - The Financial Commission, a leading financial services independent external dispute resolution (EDR) organization, today announced the successful certification of the Libertex web and mobile trading applications. The Financial Commission conducted its rigorous review of the Libertex trading terminal, to ensure it met the technical information requirements of the Commission's technology . . .
7 Dec 2016, Belarus - LeapRate - Retail forex broker Alpari has announced that on December 6 Belarusian Currency and Stock Exchange confirmed that Alpari Eurasia has successfully passed the software test for compliance with the requirements set by the National Bank of the Republic of Belarus. As LeapRate reported, Alpari was added to the list of Registered Forex Brokers by The National Bank of Belarus, the country's central bank and financial . . .
6 Dec 2016, Tokyo, Japan - Finance Magnates - The watchdog has added a further two forex brokerages to its warning list for contravening its rules and regulations. The Kanto finance bureau of Japan's Ministry of Finance (MoF) has updated the warning list on its website to caution potential investors against about trading with two financial entities, FXGlobe and Tradeview Markets.
6 Dec 2016, Geneva, Switzerland - LeapRate - Dukascopy Bank, the FINMA regulated Switzerland-based Forex brokerage announced it released a new generation of the JForex platform JForex 3 with higher performance and better user experience. After the platform's trial launch in September 2016, JForex 3 successfully passed the company's probation period and has become available on live accounts.
6 Dec 2016, China - LeapRate - Global broker Saxo Bank and financial technology firm Phoenix Finance have just signed a MOU to form a white label partnership. The integration process will start in Q1 2017. The partnership will enable Phoenix Finance to integrate Saxo's investment and trading capabilities, directly into their own applications and systems and enhance its offering to clients. Saxo Bank's multi-asset trading technology offers access . . .
5 Dec 2016, Singapore - LeapRate - LeapRate has learned via a series of regulatory filings that FCA regulated social trading and CFDs broker Ayondo has raised more than $3. 4 million ahead of the company's planned IPO on the Singapore Exchange (SGX). Ayondo raised the money from existing shareholders, in a series of transactions between September 30 and November 24.
5 Dec 2016, New York, NY, USA - FinanceFeeds Press Release - Forex Capital Markets LLC, ("FXCM US" or "FXCM" ) the US entity of FXCM Inc. (NASDAQ:FXCM), a global online provider of foreign exchange (FX) trading and related services, announced today Live Trading Integration with QuantConnect, a leading cloud-based algorithmic trading platform for strategy creation, backtesting and deployment. Paired with the power of FXCM's No Dealing Desk (NDD) . . .
2 Dec 2016, Limassol, Cyprus - Finance Magnates - RoboForex clients now have access to a builder of trading robots suitable for use by those new to algorithmic trading. Cyprus regulated broker RoboForex has introduced a new trading robot builder product for its clients known as StrategyQuant which was developed by a team of Czech Republic-based software developers, traders and machine learning specialists.
30 Nov 2016, Tokyo, Japan - LeapRate - SmartTrade Technologies, a multi-asset electronic trading solutions company, has just announced that SBI Liquidity Market, a Japanese FX infrastructure solution and liquidity provider, complemented its FX platform based on smartTrade's LiquidityFX. SBI Liquidity Market is adding smartTrade's sophisticated market making solution to the existing implementation of LiquidityFX connectivity, aggregation and order . . .
30 Nov 2016, Luxembourg - SMN Weekly - Offshore forex brokerage Forex4you said on Wednesday it has received a licensed brokerage status with the Ministry of Finance (MF) of Luxembourg. This will allow the broker to operate in any contuntry of the European Economic Area (EEA). The MF granted license to E-Global Trade & Finance Luxembourg SA on 17 November, 2016, the broker said. The Luxembourg company will operate under a new brand and will offer . . .
30 Nov 2016, Hong Kong - FinanceFeeds Press Release - British electronic trading company One Financial Markets has today announced its new Securities and Futures Commission (SFC) regulatory status in Hong Kong, further cementing the company's footprint in the Asia-Pacific region. Following successful regulatory approval from the SFC, One Financial Markets has been granted permission to establish a new flagship office in Hong Kong, which will . . .
29 Nov 2016, Hellerup, Denmark - PRNewsWire - Saxo Bank awarded multiple accolades by FX Week, Finance Magnates, HFM Asia Hedge Fund Services and Global Finance. Saxo Bank, the online multi-asset trading and investment specialist, today announces that it has won Best Prime of Prime House in FX Week's Best Banks Awards and Best Forex Broker and Best Prime of Prime/Retail Liquidity Provider in the Finance Magnates Awards. Recognized by industry . . .
28 Nov 2016, Moscow, Russia - Alpari News/Press Release - The central bank of the Russian Federation finalised its decision to issue Alpari Forex Ltd. with a license granting the company the right to conduct its activities as a Forex dealer throughout Russia1. As such, Alpari is now an officially licensed Forex dealer on the Russian market. The total capital held by Alpari Forex Ltd. exceeds 100 million Russian roubles. From the moment it was . . .
28 Nov 2016, Limassol, Cyprus - Business Wire - FXPRIMUS is pleased to announce the commencement of its latest initiative which enhances the safety of all clients' funds with additional insurance protection of up to 2. 5 million. FXPRIMUS has introduced the gold standard in the clients' funds protection which sees clients' accounts covered not only with the existing coverage mandated by CySEC but with an additional cover for all clients of all . . .
25 Nov 2016, Copenhagen, Denmark - Finance Magnates - The ruling by the Danish court sets an EU-wide precedent on Saxo Bank's good will handling of the SNB crisis. Danish multi-asset brokerage Saxo Bank has been cleared by the . . .
23 Nov 2016, Rome, Italy - AtoZ Forex - Italy's CONSOB has alerted investors against using services of AlfaTrade, following several warnings issued by Canadian regulators. The National Commission for Companies and the Stock . . .
22 Nov 2016, Rome, Italy - SMN Weekly - Italy's financial regulatory body CONSOB issued on Monday a warning notice against forex companies Nemesis Capital Ltd. and Nemesis Capital BG Ltd. for operating in the country unauthorized.
22 Nov 2016, London, UK - XM - XM Group is pleased to announce the commencement of operations of its UK entity XM UK (Trading Point of Financial Instruments UK). XM UK, situated in what is known as the world's most known . . .
21 Nov 2016, Hong Kong - Financial Commission Press Release - Leading external dispute resolution (EDR) organization, Financial Commission, catering to the financial services industry and operated by FinaCom PLC, today . . .
21 Nov 2016, Sofia, Bulgaria - SMN Weekly - Bulgaria's Financial Supervision Commission (FSC) issued on Friday an updated list of financial service providers unauthorized to operate in the country. The list includes famous . . .
21 Nov 2016, Russia - SMN Weekly - Forex Club, one of the leading forex brokers in Russia that only recently obtained its forex brokerage license from the Bank of Russia, on second try, has joined the local self-regulation . . .
21 Nov 2016, Limassol, Cyprus - SMN Weekly - Cyprus-regulated forex broker ForexTime, or FXTM, said on Monday it has adopted the web-based version of the MetaTrader 5 (MT5) trading platform. In addition to other features, the . . .
17 Nov 2016, London, UK - FXTM - FXTM is honored to be named 'Best Forex Brand, Nigeria 2016' by the prestigious Global Brands Magazine a leading periodical based in the UK. The broker was awarded in its field - alongside . . .
17 Nov 2016, Dubai, UAE - PRNewsWire - HotForex won the Best Forex Broker Middle East Award 2016 at the 17th MENA FFXPO Dubai. HotForex was chosen by the 17th MENA FFXPO Dubai, one of the leading financial exhibitions in the . . .
17 Nov 2016, Hong Kong - LeapRate - New Zealand based retail forex broker Fullerton Markets has announced a white label partnership with Hong Kong based firm FG Global Enrich. With over 20,000 clients in Asia and operations . . .
16 Nov 2016, Johannesburg, South Africa - FXCM Press Release - FXCM Inc. (NASDAQ:FXCM), a leading online provider of foreign exchange (FX) trading, Contract for Difference (CFD) and related services, announces the opening of . . .
16 Nov 2016, Belize City, Belize - SMN Weekly - Forex broker FX Choice said on Tuesday it has added to its platform offering the mobile versions of the MetaTrader 5 (MT5). The mobile platform is available for devices with iOS . . .
16 Nov 2016, Hellerup, Denmark - Saxo Bank - EFG Hermes, a leading financial services corporation in the Arab World, and Saxo Bank, the online multi-asset trading and investment specialist announced today the signing of a . . .
15 Nov 2016, Kingstown, St. Vincent & the Grenadines - SMN Weekly - Multi-asset broker Larson&Holz said on Monday it has developed an in-house trading platform, called Web Trader. The web-based platform provides access to the . . .
15 Nov 2016, Singapore - ayondo - Deal expands ayondo's footprint in Singapore ahead of the planned SGXlisting. TradeHero's mobile stock market simulation app offers risk-free investor education; ranked #1 finance app in over . . .
14 Nov 2016, Bedminster, NJ, USA - PRNewsWire - FOREX.com today announced a new Active Trader account, which provides high volume FX traders with preferred pricing, additional volume tiered incentives and other value-added services.
11 Nov 2016, Moscow, Russia - SMN Weekly - Offshore forex broker Fibo Group it has has increased the available maximum leverage size to 1,000:1. The offer applies for holders of cent accounts on the MetaTrader 4 (MT4) trading platform.
10 Nov 2016, London, UK - FSM News - Another broker company has been flagged by FCA and is pinned down in the warning lists of forex broker companies. United Kingdom's Financial Conduct Authority (FCA) has received several . . .
10 Nov 2016, Belmopan, Belize - SMN Weekly - Offshore forex broker FBS said on Thursday it has launched a virtual hosting service. FBS clients who meet certain criteria, such as having a certain number of traded lots, gain . . .
10 Nov 2016, Tokyo, Japan - LeapRate - Beeks Financial Cloud, a global leader in financial cloud infrastructure, announced today it has partnered with Nissan Securities, a financial brokerage business and one of the top . . .
10 Nov 2016, Limassol, Cyprus - LeapRate - CySEC and IFSC regulated global FX brokerage RoboForex today announced a new third party addition to its offering fitting for its name. Capitalizing on the growing algorithmic trend . . .
9 Nov 2016, Auckland, New Zealand - SMN Weekly - New Zealand's Financial Markets Authority (FMA) issued on Wednesday another warning against forex broker Exo Capital Markets Ltd. , trading as Trade12. Last month, the . . .
9 Nov 2016, London, UK - Tickmill - Tickmill is proud to announce that their UK entity, Tmill UK Limited, is now licensed and regulated by the Financial Conduct Authority (FCA), under registration number 717270. The FCA is a . . .
6 Nov 2016, Israel - LeapRate - LeapRate has learned that the Israeli financial regulator the Israel Securities Authority (ISA) has issued a Dealers' license to a sixth retail forex broker, Colmex. Colmex Israel, or formally . . .
4 Nov 2016, Moscow, Russia - Grand Capital - Grand Capital is thrilled to announce that during the Moscow Financial Expo, which took place on the 2-3rd of November, Grand Capital was awarded the "Best Trading Technology" cup.
3 Nov 2016, London, UK - Finance Magnates - GKFX has secured investments from its owners in two previous funding rounds. UK-based FCA-regulated broker GKFX Financial Services limited, known by its GKFX brand, has raised 3. 5 . . .
2 Nov 2016, Hong Kong - Financial Commission Press Release - Leading external dispute resolution (EDR) organization, Financial Commission, catering to the financial services industry and operated by FinaCom PLC, today . . .
2 Nov 2016, North Sydney, Australia - LeapRate - Australian-owned Forex (FX) and Contracts For Difference (CFD) trading provider AxiCorp, through its flagship AxiTrader brand, has become the first broker to offer Margin . . .
2 Nov 2016, Melbourne, Australia - fx-mm - ThinkMarkets has partnered with SwipeStox, a mobile-based social trading provider, to bring its customers an extensive mobile application social trading service. The new partnership . . .
1 Nov 2016, Port Lous, Mauritius - PRNewsWire UK - The all-new HotForex MasterCard allows traders to cash their trading account earnings and pay electronically worldwide. . . .
26 Oct 2016, Madrid, Spain - SMN Weekly - Spain's financial regulatory body, the Comision Nacional del Mercado de Valores (CNMV), issued earlier this week warning notices against offshore forex brokers Maxi Services Ltd. , . . .
26 Oct 2016, London, UK - SMN Weekly - The UK forex broker FxPro announced it has launched the FxPro Telegram channel. It allows traders to receive up-to-date news, market updates and analysis and stay on top of the broker's . . .
26 Oct 2016, Russia - Finance Magnates - Trade12 is the latest forex broker to be added to the regulator's blacklist for withdrawal-related issues. KROUFR, the Russian self-regulatory organisation which seeks to regulate . . .
25 Oct 2016, Russia - SMN Weekly - About two months after it obtained a forex dealer license from Russia's central bank, the forex broker VTB24 Forex became a member of the local self-regulation organization (SRO) Association . . .
25 Oct 2016, Ebene, Mauritius - Alpari - The global financial brand Alpari opened a new international headquarters on 25 October, 2016 in the macro-region which encompasses the countries of Southern Africa and the Indian . . .
24 Oct 2016, Russia - SMN Weekly - Russia's commission for the regulation of relations on financial markets KROUFR has expanded its blacklist to 28 entities with the addition of forex broker StoxMarket, the commission said . . .
19 Oct 2016, Istanbul, Turkey - AtoZ Forex - Following the news about the Turkish broker Venbey Yatirim and the armed clients of the broker, storming its offices in Turkey earlier this month, new details are coming in, as the . . .
19 Oct 2016, Hong Kong - Hong Kong Securities and Futures Commission - The Securities and Futures Commission (SFC) has reprimanded and fined FXCM Asia Limited (HK FXCM) (now known as Rakuten Securities Hong Kong Limited) HK$4 . . .
18 Oct 2016, London, UK - AtoZ Forex - The UK's government under Theresa May has been heading towards a 'hard Brexit', which might disrupt the UK's access to the single market. Due to this possible scenario, LMAX Exchange has . . .
17 Oct 2016, Limassol, Cyprus - PRWeb - Orbex, an innovative leader in online forex trading, alongside with a world-renowned market strategist and analyst, Nour Eldeen Al-Hammoury, has recently announced a launch of the new . . .
17 Oct 2016, Limassol, Cyprus - Finance Magnates - Just Fair and Direct (JFD) Brokers has announced that it is making the Guidants plaform available in Germany. Just Fair and Direct (JFD) Brokers has announced that the company . . .
14 Oct 2016, Hong Kong - Financial Commission Press Release - Financial Commission, a leading External Dispute Resolution (EDR) organization operated by FinaCom PLC and catering to the online brokerage industry, today . . .
14 Oct 2016, Tokyo, Japan - Finance Magnates - The partnership will see the Japanese brokerage offer a variety of new trading platforms across desktop and mobile. Japanese brokerage efx.com Securities has signed an agreement . . .
13 Oct 2016, Moscow, Russia - SMN Weekly - The Central Bank of Russia (CBR) said on Wednesday it has provided a forex broker license to Forex Club, one of the leading market participants. The regulator provided no details.
12 Oct 2016, Melbourne, Australia - fx-mm - ThinkMarkets, a global multi-asset brokerage, have collaborated with VertexFX Cloud, the award-winning trading platform developed by Hybrid Solutions, to offer wider access to . . .
12 Oct 2016, Tallinn, Estonia - SMN Weekly - Forex brokerage Admiral Markets has distribute summary compensations to clients who traded in GBP/USD and got affected by British pound's sudden collapse on Friday, the broker said . . .
11 Oct 2016, Limassol, Cyprus - FinanceFeeds News - The pie in the sky proposals by IronFX and Emil Assentato's Nukkleus to conduct a reverse merger and list on NASDAQ are becoming even more unlikely as SEC notes unpaid tax to . . .
11 Oct 2016, Rome, Italy - Finance Magnates - The Italian financial regulator has added another unlicensed forex broker to its warning list. Italy's financial markets regulator, the Commissione Nazionale per le Societa e la . . .
10 Oct 2016, Pretoria, South Africa - SMN Weekly - Dually-licensed forex brokerage XM has applied for a financial service provider license with the Financial Services Board (FSB) of South Africa, according to data published . . .
10 Oct 2016, Moscow, Russia - SMN Weekly - Russian investment services group Finam said on Monday it has launched FinamTradeBot, a sertive that enabled users to trade and receive news and quotes via messaging application Telegram.
7 Oct 2016, Auckland, New Zealand - SMN Weekly - New Zealand's financial regulator, the Financial Markets Authority (FMA), has added the forex broker Trade12 and the binary options broker Option Giants to its list of . . .
7 Oct 2016, Ontario, Canada - LeapRate - Continuing a string of warnings against forex and binary options brokers targeting traders in Canada, Canadian securities regulator the Ontario Securities Commission (OSC) has issued a . . .
6 Oct 2016, Limassol, Cyprus - Finance Magnates - MT4 WebTrader offers full desktop functionality designed to make it efficient for round-the-clock access. Orbex, a multi-regulated forex brokerage, today announced that it has . . .