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Forex trading online is a interesting way to trade en speculate at the foreign exchange market world wide. For more information about trading our blog listing here will help you to find interesting blogs about forex trading.

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EUR/USD Opens Sharply Lower, Bounces Afterwards


"EUR/USD opened sharply lower due to the prevalent risk aversion on the Forex market but was moving up since the opening. The currency pair attempted to extend its ra..."

Forex Brokers Update ? October 14th, 2018


"Although there were no new brokers added during the last two weeks to EarnForex.com, there are quite a few updates to report on: IQ Option added trading in TRON cryptocurrency..."

Blog: Forex Blog, Forex Trading Information
Tidsstämpel: 2018-10-14 19:13
Taggar: brokers, currency, forex, leverage, market, report, trading

Do You Close Your Trades Before the Weekends?


"A weekend gap is the difference between the Friday close rate and the Monday open rate. It is an important concept in Forex trading. There are many different ways to..."

EUR/USD Recovers from Drop Caused by Italian Budget


"EUR/USD dropped intraday but is recovering right now, though it still trades below the opening level. The major topic for the Forex market remained the Italian budget. Italy&#..."

Blog: Forex Blog, Forex Trading Information
Tidsstämpel: 2018-09-28 19:01
Taggar: forex, forex market, market

Forex Brokers Update ? September 23rd, 2018


"There were no new additions to the list of FX brokers on EarnForex.com this week. The updates below have been applied to the listed companies: NordFX launched a ..."

Blog: Forex Blog, Forex Trading Information
Tidsstämpel: 2018-09-23 14:18
Taggar: brokers, forex, trading

Forex Brokers Update ? September 16th, 2018


"No new companies have been added to the list of brokers since the end of August, but we have had some updates to the existing listings: RoboForex increased the ..."

Blog: Forex Blog, Forex Trading Information
Tidsstämpel: 2018-09-16 09:18
Taggar: brokers, currencies, forex, leverage, market

New French Law Sets Out Guidelines For ICOs


"After slashing taxes on profits made from cryptocurrency trading by more than half, France has now implemented a new legal framework for initial coin offerings (ICOs). Is Europe?s third largest econom..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-09-14 06:15
Taggar: bitcoin, currency, currency trading, economy, forex, profit, trading

Faced With Cash And Forex Shortages, Zimbabweans Turn To Bitcoin ? Even When It?s Banned


"Cryptocurrency may be banned in Zimbabwe, but bitcoin is helping ordinary folk make payments bank-free. It makes for a great fit for the more than 10 million Zimbabweans who lack access to basic banki..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-09-13 15:20
Taggar: bank, bitcoin, currency, forex

Cash to Crypto Trade Blooming in Moscow, Reports Say


"Buying cryptocurrency in Russia these days increasingly means parting with fiat cash, be it Russian rubles or American dollars. According to numbers quoted by local media, the 24-hour market turnover..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-09-12 01:10
Taggar: bitcoin, currency, dollar, forex, market, report

PR: Killing Banks ? A Financial Crypto Startup MoneyToken Announced 0% Loans and Token Burn This Wednesday


"MoneyToken crypto-backed loans platform has announced making zero-interest loans available for everyone. From 12th September September forward, anyone will be able to join the MoneyToken platform and..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-09-11 11:30
Taggar: bank, bitcoin, financial, forex, rate

Exchanges Roundup: Startup Targets Crypto Micro-Investments, Kraken Denies Halifax Closure


"In recent news pertaining to cryptocurrency exchanges, Perth-based Bamboo has announced it will launch an app designed to easily facilitate micro-investments in cryptocurrencies, Kraken has rejected a..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-09-10 20:45
Taggar: bitcoin, currencies, currency, forex, investment, leverage, market

Will ESMA Renew Its Forex/CFD Rules After November 1?


"As most traders already know by now, the European Securities and Markets Authority (ESMA) has enacted rather strict rules that among other things seriously limit how retail traders..."

Blog: Forex Blog, Forex Trading Information
Tidsstämpel: 2018-09-03 17:17
Taggar: brokers, forex, market

Transaction Fee Mining Exchanges: Highly Popular, Highly Controversial


"You might not have traded on Fcoin or Bitforex, but you?ve probably heard their names mentioned in crypto trading circles. These exchanges are at the forefront of a relatively new business model known..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-09-01 14:45
Taggar: bitcoin, forex, trading

EUR/USD Rallies After US-Mexico Trade Talks Spur Optimism


"EUR/USD rallied for the third consecutive trading session today amid risk appetite on the Forex market. The positive outcome of the preliminary trade talks between t..."

Forex Brokers Update ? August 25th, 2018


"One new broker was added to the list of Forex companies on EarnForex.com this week: Imperial Global Markets — an offshore company registered in St. Vincent ..."

Blog: Forex Blog, Forex Trading Information
Tidsstämpel: 2018-08-25 13:33
Taggar: forex, leverage, market

Forex Brokers Update ? August 19th, 2018


"One new company has been listed on EarnForex.com during the last two weeks: Evolve Markets — a purely offshore Forex/crypto broker with MT4 and MT5 platforms and ve..."

Blog: Forex Blog, Forex Trading Information
Tidsstämpel: 2018-08-19 16:15
Taggar: forex, market, trading

Phew! Turkey bashing takes a break for now


"Tuesday August 14: Five things the markets are talking about Tuesday sees a tentative reprieve for global equities in the wake of Turkey’s induced turmoil and the forex market has managed to sta..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2018-08-14 12:39
Taggar: finance, forex, forex market, market, oil, report

A market bloodbath as Turkey fever spreads


"Just when you though it was safe to invest in an asset that made sense, be it forex, bonds or stocks, fear and contagion has suddenly appeared, and in under 48-hours has severely bullied emerging mark..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2018-08-13 12:44
Taggar: bull, dollar, forex, market

Forex Brokers Update ? August 5th, 2018


"One new broker has been added to our website during the week ending today: JAFX — an offshore Forex company registered in St. Vincent and the Grenadines. They..."

Blog: Forex Blog, Forex Trading Information
Tidsstämpel: 2018-08-05 20:15
Taggar: currency, currency pair, forex, leverage, trading

Trade war angst trumps Fed rate decision


"Wednesday Aug 1: Five things the markets are talking about Over the past fortnight, fixed income, forex and the commodities market have become rather boring and range bound. Will today’s Fed mon..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2018-08-01 12:29
Taggar: announcement, forex, market

[Poll] High Risk and High Gain vs. Low Risk and Low Gain Strategy?


"When it comes to analyzing Forex strategies, many traders have no problem understanding probabilities and employing prudent risk management. They know that there is often a trade-off be..."

Blog: Forex Blog, Forex Trading Information
Tidsstämpel: 2018-07-30 17:26
Taggar: forex, rate

Forex Brokers Update ? July 29th, 2018


"Another week has passed with no new additions to the broker list on EarnForex.com. These four companies have been updated during the period: RoboForex launched trading in EOS/..."

Forex Brokers Update ? July 22nd, 2018


"No new brokers have been added during the last two weeks. Here is the list of updates to the list of Forex brokers that happened during the period: FXGlory is no lon..."

Blog: Forex Blog, Forex Trading Information
Tidsstämpel: 2018-07-22 13:19
Taggar: brokers, forex

How Coinmarketcap Incentivizes Exchanges to Report Fake Volume


"Bitforex, a cryptocurrency exchange that scarcely scraped the top 100 by trading volume until recently, has been accused of generating false trades on a mammoth scale. Crypto Exchange Ranks, which pul..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-07-18 01:30
Taggar: bitcoin, currency, forex, market, report, trading

Being the Most Powerful AI Robot for the Forex Market, RoFx Beats Its Competitors


"The following post is a paid advertisement. The content was provided by the advertiser. As stated by Wikipedia, RoFx is an electronic automated trading Forex r..."

How Does Your Ultimate Forex Success Goal Looks Like?


"If we look at how Forex success is depicted in commercials we see online, on TV, in magazines, and so on, we would get a picture of a filthy-rich person living..."

Blog: Forex Blog, Forex Trading Information
Tidsstämpel: 2018-07-02 17:46
Taggar: forex

Forex Brokers Update ? July 1st, 2018


"One new broker has been added during the last two weeks: Coinexx — an unregulated MT5 crypto/Forex broker based in the United Kingdom. They offer trading in cryptoc..."

E-Book Review: Locked-in Range Analysis


"Locked-in Range Analysis: Why most traders must lose money in the futures market (Forex) is the name of the e-book by Tom Leksey. It teaches the Locked-in Range Anal..."

Blog: Forex Blog, Forex Trading Information
Tidsstämpel: 2018-06-19 17:06
Taggar: analysis, forex, market

Interview with Alex Melkumyants from AMarkets


"AMarkets (known as AForex before 2015) is one of the oldest “classic” MetaTrader brokers. By combining high leverage, low starting minimum, great variety of tradin..."

Blog: Forex Blog, Forex Trading Information
Tidsstämpel: 2018-06-18 17:06
Taggar: brokers, forex, leverage, market, metatrader, rate, trading

Forex Brokers Update ? June 10th, 2018


"The last two weeks has brought in a new Forex broker listing: Equiti Global Markets — a regulated UK company with strong presence in the Middle East. They offe..."

Blog: Forex Blog, Forex Trading Information
Tidsstämpel: 2018-06-10 11:55
Taggar: forex, leverage, market, spread, trading

[Poll] Best Winning Streak


"Talking about the worst streak of Forex losses can be painful, but we learn important lessons from them. Although diverting too much of your attention to the biggest winning s..."

Blog: Forex Blog, Forex Trading Information
Tidsstämpel: 2018-06-04 18:08
Taggar: forex

Forex Brokers Update ? May 27th, 2018


"One new broker has been listed on EarnForex.com during the last week: ETO Markets — an ASIC-regulated Australian Forex company aimed on regional and Chinese traders..."

Blog: Forex Blog, Forex Trading Information
Tidsstämpel: 2018-05-27 15:03
Taggar: brokers, forex, leverage, market, metatrader

Another Turkish Lira flash crash


"Another Turkish Lira flash crash   A busy start to the session dealing with yet another mini TRY flash crash as the bad Lira news continues to compound. Otherwise, global Forex and fixed income market..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2018-05-23 03:52
Taggar: forex, market, pound

Forex Brokers Update ? May 13th, 2018


"Just a few updates this week: CMC Markets launched Pro accounts for those traders who wish to avoid being hit by the new ESMA Forex rules and qualify to become elect..."

Blog: Forex Blog, Forex Trading Information
Tidsstämpel: 2018-05-13 15:48
Taggar: forex, market

Join OANDA in Shenzhen China May 18-19


"Stephen Innes OANDA Asia will be speaking at this annual event discussing electronic FX trading  and general Macro Themes The 7th China  Forex Expo will be taking place on the 18th and 19th of May 201..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2018-05-10 12:05
Taggar: forex, fx trading, trading

Forex Brokers Update ? May 6th, 2018


"One new broker has become listed on our website during the week that is ending today: Capital Street FX — an offshore Forex company registered with FSC of Mauritius. The..."

Blog: Forex Blog, Forex Trading Information
Tidsstämpel: 2018-05-06 17:20
Taggar: forex, leverage, trading

Bitcoin in Brief Wednesday: Hacker Gets Trolled, Vertcoin Gets Hacked


"With all the talk about buying lambos, and some people making serious money, it’s no surprise that the cryptocurrency world attracts hackers looking for rich targets. Today?s edition of Bitcoin..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-05-02 12:30
Taggar: bitcoin, currency, forex, trading

Japanese Forex Giant GMO to Launch New UK Crypto Trading App


"Japanese brokers already dominate the global online retail FX and CFD market by trading volumes. And it now looks like they will try to leverage their country’s receptive regulatory environment..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-05-01 00:12
Taggar: bitcoin, brokers, forex, leverage, market, trading

Forex Brokers Update ? April 29th, 2018


"One new company became listed on our website during the two weeks that passed since the last update: Videforex — a rather strange amalgamation of a binary opti..."

Blog: Forex Blog, Forex Trading Information
Tidsstämpel: 2018-04-29 14:38
Taggar: forex, trading

Forex Brokers Update ? April 15th, 2018


"Yet another week has passed with no new broker listings being added to EarnForex.com. Updates to the listed brokers were as follows: FXTM added MetaTrader 5 platform to its FX..."

Blog: Forex Blog, Forex Trading Information
Tidsstämpel: 2018-04-15 14:56
Taggar: brokers, forex, metatrader, trading

Forex Brokers Update ? April 8th, 2018


"There were no new broker additions to the list on EarnForex.com this week, but we have some updates to report on: WiseTrader no longer accepts deposits via Yandex.Money and iD..."

Blog: Forex Blog, Forex Trading Information
Tidsstämpel: 2018-04-08 09:40
Taggar: forex, report

[Poll] Fixed Spread vs. Variable Spread vs. Commission


"When you start trading Forex, the first thing you notice is that there is no explicit fee that a broker charges you (unless you start with an ECN account). In fact, “no fees..."

Blog: Forex Blog, Forex Trading Information
Tidsstämpel: 2018-04-02 19:11
Taggar: forex, trading

Forex Brokers Update ? April 1st, 2018


"The last week of March has seen the addition of one new broker to the list on EarnForex.com: WiseTrader — a CySEC regulated broker with a custom..."

Top 10 Forex Trading Tips


"If you are a trader in the Forex market then check out these top ten tips. If you are new to the game of trading and are a little unsure of where to begin then start here. Even if you already are a tr..."

Blog: Alan's Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2018-03-28 09:40
Taggar: forex, forex market, forex trading, market, trading

Another 48 hours


"Another 48 hours The previous 48 hours have been all-encompassing as Forex desks are dealing with a combination of month/quarter end flows, bloodletting in equity and rates,  amidst a massive wave of..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2018-03-28 01:44
Taggar: dollar, forex, market, rate

New VPS Service for Non-European Brokers


"Cheap Forex VPS services seem to be dominating the scene recently. I am not sure whether it is a good idea to trust your accounts, trading platforms, and custom expert ad..."

Blog: Forex Blog, Forex Trading Information
Tidsstämpel: 2018-03-27 21:57
Taggar: forex, trading

Forex Brokers Update ? March 25th, 2018


"Yet another week has gone without a new broker being listed on our website. The list of changes to the existing brokers is as follows: RoboForex opened an offic..."

Blog: Forex Blog, Forex Trading Information
Tidsstämpel: 2018-03-25 21:10
Taggar: brokers, currencies, forex, market, trading

Forex Brokers Update ? March 18th, 2018


"Another week has gone without adding new brokers to EarnForex.com, but some of the companies’ listings have been updated: RoboForex reduced the maximum leverage for cryp..."

Blog: Forex Blog, Forex Trading Information
Tidsstämpel: 2018-03-18 10:15
Taggar: brokers, forex, leverage, margin, trading

Forex Brokers Update ? March 11th, 2018


"No new brokers have been added to the list on our website this week, but some listed brokers have been updated: Grand Capital opened an office in Myanmar. LiteForex now has a&..."

Forex Brokers Update ? March 4th, 2018


"Two weeks have passed since the last broker update. One new broker has been added during the period: Big Boss — an offshore Forex broker that is focusing on Bitcoin depo..."

Blog: Forex Blog, Forex Trading Information
Tidsstämpel: 2018-03-04 17:49
Taggar: bitcoin, forex, trading

This Upstart Cryptocurrency Exchange Is Making Inroads in Canada


"Cryptocurrency and precious metals exchange Coinsquare is taking steps toward its goal of leading the cryptocurrency exchange market in Canada. On February 20, 2018, it announced a new partnership..."

Blog: Bitcoin Magazine
Tidsstämpel: 2018-02-21 21:02
Taggar: bank, bitcoin, currencies, currency, forex, gold, investment, market, rate, share, trading

Forex Brokers Update ? February 18th, 2018


"During the week, we have added one new broker to the list of Forex brokers on our website: Fullerton Markets — a Forex broker registered as a Financi..."

FX Aggregator B2Broker Launches Cryptocurrency Payment Gateway for Merchants


"More retail forex brokers around the world can now offer their clients the option to fund their trading accounts with cryptocurrency. A tech provider from the FX industry, B2Broker, has created a simp..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-02-15 03:55
Taggar: bitcoin, brokers, currency, forex, trading

Forex Brokers Update ? February 11th, 2018


"One new broker has been added during the week that ends today: AMEGA — an unregulated Russian Forex broker with MT4 and MT5 platforms and $1 minimum account size combine..."

Blog: Forex Blog, Forex Trading Information
Tidsstämpel: 2018-02-11 22:12
Taggar: currency, forex, leverage

PR: Broker Platform Serenity ? Why Do We Need Another Mediator Between the Market and the Trader?


"One of the most notable projects in the Internet trading sector with a daily turnover of USD 5 trillion ? Serenity ? kicks off its main ICO round. Speaking about this notable event based on a revolut..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-02-09 20:30
Taggar: bitcoin, dollar, financial, forex, forex market, market, trading

Beware: FX Space is Calm, but Appearances can be Deceiving


"Wednesday February 7: Five things the markets are talking about Risk-averse sentiment seems to have cooled for the time being as a number of the major indexes rebound in the overnight session. Note: F..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2018-02-07 13:32
Taggar: forex, forex market, market, point

Display Market Profile for Intraday Sessions in MetaTrader


"Two years ago, I have added the capability for a Market Profile indicator to work with weekly and monthly trading sessions. One of the members of our Forum..."

Blog: Forex Blog, Forex Trading Information
Tidsstämpel: 2018-02-06 15:00
Taggar: analysis, forex, forex trade, market, trading

Roboforex Adds Bitcoin Cash and Three Other Cryptocurrency CFDs for Trading


"Another major international leveraged trading brokerage has launched a contract-for-difference (CFD) for Bitcoin Cash paired against the US dollar. This means that Roboforex clients gain today the abi..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-02-05 22:30
Taggar: bitcoin, currency, dollar, forex, forex market, leverage, market, trading

Forex Brokers Update ? February 4th, 2018


"While there were no new additions of brokers to the list on EarnForex.com during the last two weeks, there were the following updates to the listed companies: A..."

Cheap VPS Solution from an Old-Timer


"I have listed another Forex VPS provider today — RouterHosting. It is a long-time hosting industry participant, which is now offering VPS plans catering specifically to curre..."

Blog: Forex Blog, Forex Trading Information
Tidsstämpel: 2018-02-01 21:28
Taggar: currency, currency trade, forex

BNM MPC Preview


"KUALA LUMPUR: The ringgit remains undervalued versus regional peers as expressed through a trade-weighted average which suggests the fair value of the ringgit should be closer to 3.50-3.70, says OANDA..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2018-01-22 03:21
Taggar: bank, forex, forex trading, trading

Forex Brokers Update ? January 21st, 2018


"Just a few updates to report on this week: eToro no longer accepts deposits via SOFORT. Now, the broker offers only one account type, simplifying the matter for prospecti..."

Blog: Forex Blog, Forex Trading Information
Tidsstämpel: 2018-01-21 18:49
Taggar: etoro, forex, report

Never a Free Lunch in FX markets these days


"Never a Free Lunch in FX market these days Forex Overview Trading currency markets can be cruel and unusual punishment and unforgiving at times. Which was typified by EURUSD moves overnight as two cri..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2018-01-17 02:10
Taggar: currency, forex, fx market, market, trading

Forex Brokers Update ? January 14th, 2018


"The first brokers update post this year is not very rich on the news, but features a new broker: ATFX — a Cyprus-based regulated Forex broker with $200 minimum acco..."

Blog: Forex Blog, Forex Trading Information
Tidsstämpel: 2018-01-14 18:47
Taggar: brokers, forex, leverage, spread

Review of this weeks MYR action


"THE ringgit rally took a breather yesterday after slipping, and stayed at RM4 against the greenback following a newsbreak that China?s central bank would suspend its counter-cyclical factor which diss..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2018-01-11 05:56
Taggar: bank, currency, dollar, forex, market

Forex Brokers Update ? December 31st, 2017


"One new broker has been listed on EarnForex.com during the final week of the year: Markets Invest — an offshore broker with a custom trading platform (TradeMux..."

Forex Brokers Update ? December 24th, 2017


"No new companies have been listed this week. Just a few updates have been made to the listed brokers: LiteForex lowered commission for trading on ECN accounts. Binary.com rais..."

Blog: Forex Blog, Forex Trading Information
Tidsstämpel: 2017-12-24 17:38
Taggar: brokers, currencies, forex, margin, trading

Strongest Currency in 2018? Analysis, Forecast, and Poll


"With just two weeks left till the New Year, it is now possible to assess which currency was the strongest in 2017 and try to perform an analysis of the pot..."

Blog: Forex Blog, Forex Trading Information
Tidsstämpel: 2017-12-18 14:32
Taggar: analysis, currency, forex, rate

Forex Brokers Update ? December 17th, 2017


"One new company has been added to the list of brokers on EarnForex.com this week: EBH Forex — a regulated Bulgarian Forex broker launched in 2017. It offers MT..."

Blog: Forex Blog, Forex Trading Information
Tidsstämpel: 2017-12-17 11:55
Taggar: brokers, forex, leverage

Forex Brokers Update ? December 10th, 2017


"The last two weeks have been quite busy in terms of brokers’ updates. We have listed three new companies: Markets Cube — a shady unregulated Cypriot Forex broker w..."

Blog: Forex Blog, Forex Trading Information
Tidsstämpel: 2017-12-10 17:06
Taggar: brokers, forex, leverage, market, trading

When Forex Will Be Legal in India?


"Currency trading is a lucrative profession which can be started with a low investment. However, citizens of several countries across the globe are not permitted to participate..."

UK-Based Forex VPS with Interesting Offers


"MyForexVPS is a rather old (by the industry measure) Virtual Private Server provider operating from the United Kingdom. Its cheapest Windows Server 2012 plan may seem rather expens..."

Blog: Forex Blog, Forex Trading Information
Tidsstämpel: 2017-11-29 14:30
Taggar: forex

Forex Brokers Update ? November 26th, 2017


"No new companies to report on this week, but some of the listed brokers have been updated: Plus500 has been offering Bitcoin for trading for quite a long time. Now t..."

Blog: Forex Blog, Forex Trading Information
Tidsstämpel: 2017-11-26 10:55
Taggar: bitcoin, brokers, forex, report, trading

A bit of the Merry -go- Round syndrome in currency markets


"A bit of the Merry -go- Round syndrome in currency markets More of the same overnight as Forex Asset classes ebb and flow on yield curve speculation as 2’s vs 10s continue to flatten with  2-yea..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2017-11-21 01:25
Taggar: currency, forex, market, report

Forex Brokers Update ? November 19th, 2017


"While there were no new additions to the list of Forex brokers on our website during the week, some of the existing listings have been updated: ICM Capital launched..."

Blog: Forex Blog, Forex Trading Information
Tidsstämpel: 2017-11-19 11:08
Taggar: bitcoin, brokers, currency, forex, market, trading

USD/CAD Canadian Dollar Lower as US Dollar Mounts Comeback


"The Canadian dollar depreciated on Monday with a flat oil price and little economic data to drive the market. The US dollar rebounded from last week?s losses caused by the concerns surrounding the tax..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2017-11-13 00:07
Taggar: dollar, forex, forex market, market, oil

Forex Brokers Update ? November 12th, 2017


"One new Forex broker has been added to the list on EarnForex.com: World Forex — a generic offshore MT4 website with registration in Vanuatu. It offers Forex and..."

Blog: Forex Blog, Forex Trading Information
Tidsstämpel: 2017-11-12 21:28
Taggar: forex, trading

PR: B2BX Team Creating a Cryptocurrency Exchange, or ICO from the Real Business


"Perhaps, you have already heard about our B2BX project. This is an aggregator of cryptocurrency liquidity for margin and exchange trading, and distribution of liquidity to brokerage companies. We plan..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2017-11-07 12:30
Taggar: bitcoin, brokers, currencies, currency, forex, margin, trading

Biggest Forex Myth You Believed in but Later Found out to Be False


"The trading world is full of misconceptions, myths, and poorly understood ideas. When a new person joins the ranks of traders, his or her mind is usually crowded wit..."

Blog: Forex Blog, Forex Trading Information
Tidsstämpel: 2017-11-06 18:41
Taggar: forex, forex trading, rate, trading

Forex Brokers Update ? November 5th, 2017


"No news brokers have been added to the list of the Forex companies on our website this week. Some of the listed companies have been updated: eToro launched Dutch, Sw..."

PR: Serenity Financial Forex Problems Solved by Blockchain


"The major advantage of blockchain technology is that it makes everything transparent and gives the guarantee of security. That?s what is required to solve the problems born in the huge forex market in..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2017-11-04 19:30
Taggar: bitcoin, financial, forex, forex market, market, profit, trading

Forex Brokers Update ? October 29th, 2017


"One new Forex broker has been listed on EarnForex.com during this week: FXB Trading — an unregulated offshore broker with MT4 and MT5 platforms. The minimum account size..."

Blog: Forex Blog, Forex Trading Information
Tidsstämpel: 2017-10-29 11:00
Taggar: brokers, forex, leverage, spread, trading

Bitcoin Businesses Refused Accounts as UK Banks Consolidate Power


"The UK boasts about its relative European dominance in the financial technology (fintech) sector, but its own banks are making life difficult for the country’s  bitcoin-related businesses and se..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2017-10-24 12:00
Taggar: bank, bitcoin, financial, forex

Forex Brokers Update ? October 22nd, 2017


"We have listed one new broker during the week that is ending today: ForexGrand — an unregulated Forex broker with CFD and currencies trading via MT4 platform. The minimu..."

Blog: Forex Blog, Forex Trading Information
Tidsstämpel: 2017-10-22 12:19
Taggar: currencies, forex, leverage, market, trading

How Do You Spend Your Free Time?


"If you do not want to get disappointed in Forex even when your trading results are not too bad, you have to pay attention to how you manage your free time. Spending your periods of..."

Blog: Forex Blog, Forex Trading Information
Tidsstämpel: 2017-10-16 13:21
Taggar: forex, point, trading

Brokers Introduce Bitcoin Cash CFD Trading


"Forex and Contracts For Difference (CFD) brokerages are introducing Bitcoin Cash CFD trading pairs to their platforms. This month, Avatrade and Admiral Markets have launched BCH/USD pairing, demonstra..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2017-08-25 22:00
Taggar: bitcoin, brokers, financial, forex, market, trading

Do You Have Your Family?s and Friends? Support in Forex Trading?


"Although the popularity of the retail Forex trading is growing rapidly, a lot of people do not know what it actually is, and of those who do, many have wrong ideas a..."

Blog: Forex Blog, Forex Trading Information
Tidsstämpel: 2017-08-14 16:32
Taggar: forex, forex trading, trading

Forex Brokers Update ? August 12th, 2017


"Two new brokers have been added to the list on EarnForex.com these last two weeks: TradeCMX — an offshore Forex broker operating online since 2016. It offers MT4 account..."

Blog: Forex Blog, Forex Trading Information
Tidsstämpel: 2017-08-12 17:55
Taggar: brokers, forex, trading

I?m trying out FapTurbo 3


"Hey everyone! Wow, it’s been almost forever since I posted on this blog.  I’ve been busy with other occupations so this blog has taken a backseat to everything else in my life. I have deci..."

Blog: Alan's Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2017-05-19 10:36
Taggar: fapturbo, forex, forex market, market

Forex Brokers Update ? April 29th, 2017


"The list of changes to the Forex brokers on EarnForex.com looks like this for the current week: HYCM is regulated by CySEC. Vistabrokers reduced the maximu..."

Blog: Forex Blog, Forex Trading Information
Tidsstämpel: 2017-04-29 19:46
Taggar: brokers, forex, leverage, spread

Worst Forex Indicator/Tool Ever


"Each trader has his or her own best trading tool — be it a simple moving average or a complex system that combines volume, market sentiment indicators, and Elliott..."

Blog: Forex Blog, Forex Trading Information
Tidsstämpel: 2017-04-24 10:33
Taggar: forex, forex trade, indicators, market, trading

Bubble Trouble for the Mainland ??


"Stephen Innes, Senior Asia Pacific Forex Trader, OANDA Beyond China’s hard economic data, there are concerns around domestic asset bubbles exploding, which could send shockwaves throughout globa..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2017-04-17 08:24
Taggar: forex, forex trade, market

Forex Brokers Update ? April 16th, 2017


"One new broker has been added to EarnForex.com list this week: Circle Markets — an MT4 broker based and regulated in New Zealand. It offers trading accounts starting fro..."

Blog: Forex Blog, Forex Trading Information
Tidsstämpel: 2017-04-16 16:58
Taggar: forex, market, spread, trading

Forex Brokers Update ? April 9th, 2017


"With another week gone, it is time to summarize the updates that have been made to the companies listed on EarnForex.com: Gallant Capital Markets can now accept deposits in..."

Blog: Forex Blog, Forex Trading Information
Tidsstämpel: 2017-04-09 10:50
Taggar: dollar, forex, market, spread

How Fed Funds Rate Works (and Why Forex Traders Should Care)


"It is not the aim of this post to explain how the central bank interest rates work. Its aim is to show how the current federal funds rate operation differs from its pre-c..."

Blog: Forex Blog, Forex Trading Information
Tidsstämpel: 2017-04-06 15:49
Taggar: bank, forex, forex trade, rate

Underpricing Black Swan


"Stephen Innes, Senior Asia Pacific Forex Trader, Oanda discusses some potential market- moving events. Investors might be ignoring the dark clouds Europe is facing and the US economy should chug along..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2017-04-03 21:01
Taggar: economy, forex, forex trade, market

Forex Brokers Update ? April 2nd, 2017


"Yet another week has passed without new brokers listed on EarnForex.com. Significant updates to the listed companies are described below: Whaleclub expanded its list of trading ins..."

Blog: Forex Blog, Forex Trading Information
Tidsstämpel: 2017-04-02 16:53
Taggar: brokers, forex, gold, trading

Loonie CoT Shows Large Position Swing


"Alfonso Esparza, senior currency strategist at OANDA, talks about increased short positions on the Canadian dollar. Register for an OANDA forex trading accountCommitments of Traders powered by OANDA v..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2017-03-28 15:44
Taggar: currency, dollar, forex, forex trading, rate, short position, trading

Weekly Market Snapshot ? 28 March 2017 (Video)


"In this week’s market snapshot, Senior Market Analyst Craig Erlam discusses some of the key stories influencing markets at the start of the week including Donald Trump’s failure to repeal..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2017-03-28 11:18
Taggar: analysis, forex, market

Best Forex VPS Poll


"There are many VPS providers catering to the Forex traders these days (36 listed on EarnForex.com as of today). If you do not know what VPS is and how it works, you can r..."

Blog: Forex Blog, Forex Trading Information
Tidsstämpel: 2017-03-27 17:42
Taggar: forex, forex trade, forex trading, trading

Forex Brokers Update ? March 26th, 2017


"Another week has passed without new additions to the list of Forex brokers, but we have updated some companies’ listings: Updated currency pairs list of Forexite to remo..."

Blog: Forex Blog, Forex Trading Information
Tidsstämpel: 2017-03-26 14:41
Taggar: brokers, currency, currency pair, forex, trading

Weekly Market Snapshot ? 21 March 2017 (Video)


"In this week’s market snapshot, Senior Market Analyst Craig Erlam discusses some of this week’s key themes including the dovish rate hike from the  Federal Reserve, the sudden hawkish turn..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2017-03-21 18:51
Taggar: analysis, bank, forex, market, rate

How Can High Nonfarm Payrolls Hurt USD?


"Nonfarm payrolls is a macroeconomic employment report released monthly by the US Bureau of Labor Statistics (or BLS for short). The number represents the quanti..."

Blog: Forex Blog, Forex Trading Information
Tidsstämpel: 2017-03-20 20:27
Taggar: dollar, employment, forex, forex trade, report

Forex Brokers Update ? March 19th, 2017


"The following brokers’ listings have been updated during the week: CIBFX lowered its minimum spread on Forex pairs, increasing maximum leverage to 1:500. Gold and silver..."

Blog: Forex Blog, Forex Trading Information
Tidsstämpel: 2017-03-19 14:13
Taggar: brokers, forex, gold, leverage, spread, trading

Swiss National Bank Quarterly Policy Review


"The current Swiss monetary policy stance dates back to January 2015 when a number changes were introduced. A previous cap on franc appreciation at 1.2000 per euro was abandoned, but a continuing role..."

Blog: Currency Thoughts
Tidsstämpel: 2017-03-16 18:13
Taggar: forex

Yet Another American VPS Company (Accepts Bitcoin)


"Hostwinds is another USA-based hosting provider that has been added to our list of Forex VPS companies. It markets itself as offering above-average services at budget prices. Basic..."

Blog: Forex Blog, Forex Trading Information
Tidsstämpel: 2017-03-14 18:13
Taggar: forex, market, metatrader

March rate hike fully priced


"  Stephen Innes, Senior Asia Pacific Forex Trader, Oanda With February’s US non-farm payrolls coming in above expectations, the FOMC have little excuse not to raise US interest rates during this..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2017-03-13 06:48
Taggar: currencies, forex, forex trade, market, rate

Exclusive: iFOREX Enters FX Prime Brokerage Space with iFOREXPRIME Offering


"iFOREXPRIME offers prime brokerage services which are no longer provided by the larger firms. "

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2017-03-08 08:59
Taggar: forex

Breaking: Ireland Prepares Action to Protect Retail Investors in CFDs and FX


"The Central Bank of Ireland is preparing action to revamp the retail forex and CFDs offering to retail clients. The financial supervisor in the country has issued a consolation paper that is focusing..."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2017-03-06 11:56
Taggar: bank, financial, financial trading, forex, trading

Forex Brokers Update ? March 5th, 2017


"Although there was not any new companies added to the list of brokers this week, there were some updates to report on: TempleFX launched Russian and Chinese versions of i..."

Blog: Forex Blog, Forex Trading Information
Tidsstämpel: 2017-03-05 10:40
Taggar: brokers, forex, market, report

Adding New Instruments, Technology and Liquidity ? Best of the Week


"Forex.com, FXCM, eToro, PFSPFT, and Sucden Financial are among the firms mentioned in the passing week's top stories."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2017-03-05 10:00
Taggar: etoro, financial, forex

So What?s Next


"So what?s next? Whatever debate there was regarding the March 15 FOMC was indeed settled by Fed Chair Janet Yellen’s remarks to the Executives? Club of Chicago on Friday. March is on! Equity mar..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2017-03-05 00:53
Taggar: economy, forex, market, rate

Hong Kong?s SFC Warns Investors Against Forex Paradise


"Forex Paradise Limited is the latest company to come under scrutiny by the watchdog."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2017-03-02 17:23
Taggar: forex

OANDA Market Musings


"  Stephen Innes, Senior Asia Pacific Forex Trader at Oanda discuss with Ibrahim Sani and Luqman Hariz on the markets? reactions following US President Donald Trump?s first speech in the US Congress to..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2017-03-02 05:01
Taggar: bank, forex, forex trade, market

Biggest Forex Scam Pt. XII (Emad Echadi and Michel Geurkink)


"Forex traders and professional investors in general would be well aware of the numerous currency trading related scams that are being unearthed every year. While the underlyin..."

GAIN Capital Partners with TradingView for Charting


"The US clients of GAIN Capital?s FOREX.com brand will gain access to advanced charting"

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2017-02-28 17:33
Taggar: forex

Italy?s CONSOB Warns Investors on Binary Option Broker GMoption


"The Italian financial regulator has added another unlicensed forex broker to its warning list. "

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2017-02-28 12:01
Taggar: financial, forex

Sold to Another Broker?


"So many customer base transfers happened in the USA during the last few years — either through the normal merger & acquisition process or due to the ..."

Blog: Forex Blog, Forex Trading Information
Tidsstämpel: 2017-02-27 20:49
Taggar: forex, forex trade

FED-SPEAK: TALK IS CHEAP


"With less than 2 weeks to before the next FOMC meeting, we discuss what to expect ahead in currency markets and outlook for the Ringgit. We discuss current market outlook and possible Fed Action  with..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2017-02-27 07:12
Taggar: currency, forex, forex trade, market

Forex Brokers Update ? February 26th, 2017


"One new company has been added to the list of brokers on EarnForex.com during the week that ends today: CMS Trader — a suspiciously looking unregulated Forex b..."

Blog: Forex Blog, Forex Trading Information
Tidsstämpel: 2017-02-26 21:07
Taggar: brokers, forex, leverage, trading

Forex Brokers Update ? February 19th, 2017


"One new Forex trading company has been added to the list of brokers at EarnForex.com during the week: TryMarkets — a brand new offshore Forex broker registered..."

Upgrading Easy Trend Visualizer


"Easy Trend Visualizer is a really old indicator. I have first uploaded to EarnForex.com back in July 2009 and converted it to MT5 in December that year. Today, I..."

Blog: Forex Blog, Forex Trading Information
Tidsstämpel: 2017-02-17 22:57
Taggar: forex

Hong Kong?s HKEX Aims to Launch USD/CNH Options Next Month


"The new contract is a follow-up to forex products launched by the HKEX in recent months including USD/CNH futures."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2017-02-16 17:25
Taggar: forex

The Song Remains the Same


"The Song Remains the Same That forex dealers are staying in no man’s land is very perplexing, as the Greenback is underperforming, despite a run of strong US economic data. The markets are in fl..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2017-02-16 01:28
Taggar: forex, market

XTB Might Leave Turkey Over New FX Limitations, More to Follow?


"Harsh new restrictions on forex trading are forcing brokers to reconsider their operations in Turkey."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2017-02-14 12:21
Taggar: brokers, forex, forex trading, trading

Exclusive: Turkish Forex Industry Takes Action Against Crippling New Regulations


"Professional forex traders as well as brokerages employees object to the harsh new limitations on FX in Turkey."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2017-02-13 11:51
Taggar: forex, forex trade

Forex Brokers Update ? February 12th, 2017


"One new company was added during the week: NTFX — a CySEC-regulated MT4 broker with 1:500 leverage on Forex and $30 minimum account size. Two other companies had their..."

Blog: Forex Blog, Forex Trading Information
Tidsstämpel: 2017-02-12 14:31
Taggar: forex, leverage

Exclusive: Turkey Cuts Forex Leverage to 1:10, Hikes Minimum Deposits


"Turkish authorities are taking dramatic action against clients of forex trading services in the country"

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2017-02-10 12:41
Taggar: forex, forex trading, trading

Breaking: FXCM Restructuring Plan Includes the Termination of 150 Employees


"Withdrawing from the US retail forex market will free approximately $52 million in capital for FXCM."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2017-02-07 14:32
Taggar: forex, forex market, market

Free Order Management EA with a Graphic Control Panel


"I remember myself during my early Forex years, sitting on a bunch of positions across five or six currency pairs and thinking — how do I make them al..."

Blog: Forex Blog, Forex Trading Information
Tidsstämpel: 2017-02-06 19:28
Taggar: currency, currency pair, forex, profit

By Repealing Dodd-Frank Trump Could Spark Global Deregulation Race


"American forex brokers could save $10 million a year just in regulatory compliance costs without Dodd-Frank."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2017-02-06 17:47
Taggar: brokers, forex

US RATE HIKE TRAJECTORY


"US RATE HIKE TRAJECTORY FIRMLY IN PLACE Stephen Innes, Senior Asia Pacific Forex Trader at OANDA, talks Trump, and his expectations that with a strengthening US economy, the Federal Reserve could hike..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2017-02-06 04:05
Taggar: economy, forex, forex trade, rate

Forex Brokers Update ? February 5th, 2017


"One new Forex broker has been added during the first week of February: Financial Spreads — an introducing broker for the UK-regulated company FINSA Europe Ltd. The&..."

Blog: Forex Blog, Forex Trading Information
Tidsstämpel: 2017-02-05 12:24
Taggar: financial, forex, spread, trading

Look for the Execution ? ForexLive Video Commentary on Trading Trump


"Adam Button of ForexLive explains what you should be paying attention to as the markets adjust to President Trump."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2017-02-01 10:41
Taggar: forex, market

What Is Your Experience with Forex Broker Customer Support?


"According to our 2015 poll, a half of traders consider poor customer support service a valid reason for transferring to another broker. Our recent research of 241 br..."

Blog: Forex Blog, Forex Trading Information
Tidsstämpel: 2017-01-30 20:20
Taggar: brokers, forex

Forex Brokers Update ? January 29th, 2017


"Another week has passed without new brokers added to EarnForex.com. However, there are some updates to report on: EXNESS stopped supporting Payweb and Ukash deposit/withdrawal methods..."

Blog: Forex Blog, Forex Trading Information
Tidsstämpel: 2017-01-29 13:13
Taggar: brokers, forex, leverage, report

Limiting Forex Leverage and Downsizing Binary Options ? Best of the Week


"HotForex, Exness and OptionBit are among the companies that appeared in the week's top stories."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2017-01-29 11:46
Taggar: forex

Acting on My 2017 Forecast Using Binary Options


"Forecasting the currency rates by simply stating some arbitrary ranges is easy, that is why I prefer to use some real money to back up my talks. Like the year before..."

Blog: Forex Blog, Forex Trading Information
Tidsstämpel: 2017-01-09 15:00
Taggar: currency, forex, rate

Forex Brokers Update ? January 8th, 2017


"One new company has been added during the week: Turnkey Forex — an unregulated UK broker with MT4 and TradeStation platforms. Micro accounts start at $5 and offer 1..."

Blog: Forex Blog, Forex Trading Information
Tidsstämpel: 2017-01-08 20:53
Taggar: brokers, forex, leverage, zulutrade

Forex Themes 2017


"  Stephen Innes, Senior Asia Pacific Forex Trader at OANDA discusses the biggest themes he expects will hit currency markets in 2017. BFM Kuala Lumpur"

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2017-01-03 05:21
Taggar: currency, forex, forex trade, market

Forecast for 2017 ? Forex, Gold, Oil, Interest Rates


"2016 is done, and it is now time to see how my last year’s forecast compared to the harsh reality of the Forex market. Of course, I shall also make a..."

Blog: Forex Blog, Forex Trading Information
Tidsstämpel: 2017-01-01 14:54
Taggar: forex, forex market, market

Forex Brokers Update ? January 1st, 2017


"The first update this year recaps the last week of 2016 — one new broker and some minor changes to the listed companies: STO — a Cyprus-based b..."

Blog: Forex Blog, Forex Trading Information
Tidsstämpel: 2017-01-01 12:45
Taggar: forex, forex trading, leverage, rate, spread, trading

Three Chart Patterns for the Year?s End


"Christmas and New Year holidays should be a quiet time in the Forex market, but these three chart patterns below will help you keep yourself busy during the period and at..."

Blog: Forex Blog, Forex Trading Information
Tidsstämpel: 2016-12-25 17:57
Taggar: forex, forex market, market

Forex Brokers Update ? December 25th, 2016


"One new broker has been added to the list of Forex brokers on our website this week: Binary.com — one of the oldest binary option brokers now offers MT5 Forex..."

Blog: Forex Blog, Forex Trading Information
Tidsstämpel: 2016-12-25 13:06
Taggar: brokers, forex, forex trading, leverage, trading

American VPS Company Active Since 2003


"AccuWeb Hosting is our latest addition to the list of Forex VPS companies on EarnForex.com. In addition to being one of the oldest players in the indu..."

Blog: Forex Blog, Forex Trading Information
Tidsstämpel: 2016-12-20 15:45
Taggar: forex

Psychoactive Drugs in Forex Trading? Poll


"Disclaimer: I would like to warn the readers that administering drugs is a potentially harmful activity. You should not take any drugs unless prescribed by a licensed phy..."

Blog: Forex Blog, Forex Trading Information
Tidsstämpel: 2016-12-19 17:11
Taggar: forex

Will the Dollar Remain King


"The US dollar is still holding near the 14-year high it touched after the rate hike last week. Stephen Innes, Senior Asia Pacific Forex Trader at OANDA discusses what a strong dollar could mean for ma..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2016-12-19 06:33
Taggar: dollar, forex, forex trade, market, rate

Assessing the Forex Brokers? Customer Support Service


"Currency trading is by and large carried out in the OTC (over-the-counter) market. Lack of a central regulatory authority has given rise to numerous Forex brokers wi..."

Launching the Best Course for New FX Traders


"I am glad to announce the launch of what I see as one of the best online courses available to new traders. Our Forex course comprises 92 lessons that span..."

Blog: Forex Blog, Forex Trading Information
Tidsstämpel: 2016-12-12 20:51
Taggar: currencies, forex, trading

Forex Brokers Update ? December 11th, 2016


"One new company has been added to the list of Forex brokers on EarnForex.com during the week that ends today: FP Markets — a regulated Australian FX broker wit..."

Blog: Forex Blog, Forex Trading Information
Tidsstämpel: 2016-12-11 22:32
Taggar: brokers, forex, leverage, market

What?s Next ?


"What’s Next?  The Forex markets are Market remain somewhat brittle as volumes continue to run light and liquidity has started to erode earlier than normal entering the final leg of 2016. AS has..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2016-12-06 01:03
Taggar: forex, forex market, market, trading

EUR/USD Jumps Following NFP Release, Retreats Immediately


"US nonfarm payrolls released today were very mixed, resulting in volatile trading on the Forex market. EUR/USD jumped after the release but backed off immediately to trade bel..."

Blog: Forex Blog, Forex Trading Information
Tidsstämpel: 2016-12-02 16:23
Taggar: forex, forex market, market, trading

RoboForex Introduces StrategyQuant Trading Robots Builder Solution


"RoboForex clients now have access to a builder of trading robots suitable for use by those new to algorithmic trading."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2016-12-02 15:36
Taggar: forex, trading

OPEC Cacophony


"Overnight saw another high volume, volatile session for forex, driven on the back of strong US economic data. However, it was impossible for currency traders to sidestep OPEC musings given a 4% drop i..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2016-11-30 02:40
Taggar: currency, currency trade, forex, point

Spain?s CNMV Adds Forex Broker Banco CFD to its Warning List


"The watchdog has cautioned investors about another forex broker for unlawfully soliciting its services. "

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2016-11-28 14:55
Taggar: forex

Forex Brokers Update ? November 27th, 2016


"Two new companies have been added to the list of Forex brokers this week: TegasFX — an offshore broker (Vanuatu) with MT4 and FIX API trading accounts. The min..."

Blog: Forex Blog, Forex Trading Information
Tidsstämpel: 2016-11-27 23:10
Taggar: brokers, forex, leverage, trading

iFOREX Strikes Sponsorship Deal with Dutch Soccer Giants PSV Eindhoven


"iFOREX has become the latest company from the industry that ventures into sports sponsorships via SportQuake"

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2016-11-23 12:42
Taggar: forex

Applying Forex Trading Knowledge in Other Areas?


"At a first glance, online Forex trading seems to be a very specialized kind of activity with a narrow skill-set and limited area of knowledge. In reality..."

Blog: Forex Blog, Forex Trading Information
Tidsstämpel: 2016-11-21 22:34
Taggar: forex, forex trading, trading

Forex Brokers Update ? November 20th, 2016


"Just a small update this week: ThinkForex has completed its rebranding into ThinkMarkets as the broker expands into broader financial markets. FXCM opened an office in South A..."

Blog: Forex Blog, Forex Trading Information
Tidsstämpel: 2016-11-20 09:45
Taggar: bull, financial, forex, market, rate, spread

CFTC Fines IB Capital FX over $35 Million for Operating Unregistered Scheme


"Defendants earned $35 million through accepting forex orders and operating as a counterparty on the clients? trades."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2016-11-16 23:19
Taggar: forex

FXCM Expands Global Reach with New South Africa Office


"FXCM has opened its newest office in Johannesburg catering to the growing interest in forex trading in the region. "

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2016-11-16 09:35
Taggar: forex, forex trading, trading

Canada?s MSC Warns against Two Binary Options Brokers


"This follows a growing number of recent complaints regarding forex and binary options firms that target Canadian residents."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2016-11-15 23:11
Taggar: forex

FCA Warns Public that Seedoro Bank is not Authorised


"The company claims to offer access to forex and binary options trading platforms."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2016-11-14 16:25
Taggar: forex, trading

Forex Brokers Update ? November 13th, 2016


"The first update post for the brokers list on EarnForex.com in November brings two new companies: Whaleclub — a Bitcoin trading platform focusing on crypt..."

Digital Contact Adds Industry Veteran Will Hardy as Head of Sales


"Hardy joins the company to lead its sales efforts bringing with him an extensive background in the CFD & Forex industry. "

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2016-11-10 16:59
Taggar: forex

Forex VPS Service from Indonesian Community of Traders


"SocialVPS is not yet another Forex VPS. The main difference is that it is managed by the same people who run the biggest Indonesian trading forum — SoeHoe. Initially, it..."

Blog: Forex Blog, Forex Trading Information
Tidsstämpel: 2016-11-09 20:32
Taggar: forex, trading

Polish Broker DM BZ WBK Suddenly Ceases Forex and CFD Business


"A remarkable move, as a month ago another Polish Forex broker decided to leave the domestic foreign exchange market."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2016-11-09 17:59
Taggar: foreign exchange, forex, market

Breaking: French Parliament Approves Binary Options, FX and CFD Advertisement Ban


"The bill is not likely to take effect for forex and binary brokers before mid-December or January 2017."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2016-11-09 15:11
Taggar: brokers, forex

NFA Calls For Increases in Margin Requirements for FX Ahead of Election


"The NFA will require forex dealers to collect and maintain updated margin requirements ahead of tomorrow's election."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2016-11-07 20:39
Taggar: forex, margin

CME Group Reports Mixed Volumes in October 2016, FX Contracts Slightly Up


"CME?s forex volume fared little better in October 2016 after averaged 771,000 contracts per day."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2016-11-02 15:14
Taggar: forex

Asia Markets Slide on US Election Risk


"The sell-off filtered through to Asia, where dealers are also nervously awaiting a series of key events this week, including central bank policy meetings in Japan and the US as well as the release of..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2016-10-31 05:28
Taggar: bank, forex, trading

New Sponsorships, Products and Execution ? Best Stories of the Week


"24Option, OANDA, XForex and Saxo Bank are among the companies that appeared in last week's top stories."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2016-10-30 17:42
Taggar: bank, forex

CySEC Fines XForex Parent ?225,000 for Multiple Advisory Failures


"XForex has been fined for violations concerning investment advice and payment of trading bonuses "

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2016-10-25 17:54
Taggar: forex, investment, trading

Which Part of Your Income Is from Forex Trading?


"Every newbie trader dreams of being a full-time Forex trader, with full-time defined as 1–2 hours a day and not having to worry about any financial matters ..."

Blog: Forex Blog, Forex Trading Information
Tidsstämpel: 2016-10-24 17:33
Taggar: financial, forex, forex trade, profit, trading

Forex Brokers Update ? October 23rd, 2016


"With no new brokers this week, there are some updates to the existing listings worth reporting on: Windsor Brokers no longer have Russian, Chinese, and Greek versions of their webs..."

Blog: Forex Blog, Forex Trading Information
Tidsstämpel: 2016-10-23 10:14
Taggar: brokers, forex, report, trading

Venbey Yat?r?m Fined Over $110K by Turkish Capital Markets Watchdog


"Turkish forex broker Venbey Yat?r?m is fined after an on-site inspection by the local authorities."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2016-10-18 16:08
Taggar: forex

Forex Brokers Update ? October 15th, 2016


"Two new companies have been listed during the first two weeks of October: CIBFX — an offshore broker (Vanuatu) with MT4 platform and a great number of markets..."

Blog: Forex Blog, Forex Trading Information
Tidsstämpel: 2016-10-15 21:01
Taggar: forex, market, trading

Be a Forex Broker, No Experience Necessary


"The share market is popular for the same reasons as forex - everyone can gain and participate in the financial markets."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2016-10-12 13:00
Taggar: financial, forex, market, share

Italy?s CONSOB Warns Against Unregulated Forex Broker FXGlory


"The Italian financial regulator has added another unlicensed forex broker to its warning list."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2016-10-11 10:29
Taggar: financial, forex

RoboForex Launches CFD Trading on the US Stock Market


"RoboForex also signed up portfolio manager Juergen Wunner for the benefit of ts German speaking clients. "

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2016-10-09 14:06
Taggar: forex

Are There Too Many Psychopaths in the Financial Industry?


"Eight out of 10 people on Wall Street are psychopaths and sociopaths... how mental is the forex industry? "

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2016-10-07 23:55
Taggar: forex

Federal Reserve Bans Two HSBC Bankers over FX Fraud Charges


"Johnson and Scott are the first ?real? people to be charged with the alleged rigging of the forex market."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2016-10-06 23:17
Taggar: forex, forex market, market

FXCM and OANDA Increase US Market Share in August


"GAIN CAPITAL and INTERACTIVE BROKERS yielded declines MoM in Retail Forex Obligations."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2016-10-06 21:20
Taggar: brokers, forex

Facebook Rules Social Forex Referrals, Intelligence Index Reveals


"Find out who the number one referral commericial source is this month - ForexFactory or Investing.com?"

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2016-10-06 12:05
Taggar: forex

NFA Bans US-Based IB and Imposes $15,000 Penalty for Operational Failures


"The registered IB, forex and swap firm failed to implement an adequate AML program, amongst other violations. "

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2016-10-05 09:31
Taggar: forex

Book Review: Trade Mindfully by Gary Dayton


"This book was recommended to me by a fellow redditor from /r/Forex. Trade Mindfully: Achieve Your Optimum Trading Performance with Mindfulness and Cutting Edge Psychology is one of..."

Blog: Forex Blog, Forex Trading Information
Tidsstämpel: 2016-10-04 18:44
Taggar: forex, trading

Forex Brokers Update ? October 2nd, 2016


"One new company has been added to the list of Forex brokers this week: Land-FX — a British broker with regulation by FCA and FSP (New Zealand). It is an M..."

Blog: Forex Blog, Forex Trading Information
Tidsstämpel: 2016-10-02 19:06
Taggar: brokers, forex, leverage

Armed Clients Storm Turkish Forex Broker, Face Decades in Jail


"A number of the armed men that allegedly raided Venbey Forex are members of Turkish exchange Borsa Istanbul."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2016-10-02 13:01
Taggar: forex

CySEC Extends CIF License Suspension of Best Choice FBC


"Best Choice FBC acquired the retail business of the Finish forex broker FinFX in 2015."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2016-09-29 11:48
Taggar: forex

Breaking: Israeli Regulators Grant First Five Retail Trading Licenses


"ATRADE, FXCM Israel, REAL FOREX, FIRST INDEX and Plus500 are now ISA approved."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2016-09-29 11:16
Taggar: forex

Is Forex Market Random?


"Are Forex charts random? Does trying to predict the market and trade currencies for profit even makes sense? Traders and curious people ask these questions and, I am sure..."

Is Forex Market Random?


"Are Forex charts random? Does trying to predict the market and trade currencies for profit even makes sense? Traders and curious people ask these questions and, I am sure..."

New CySEC Licenses, Brands and Technologies ? Best of the Week


"FXCM, Royal Forex, ThinkMarkets, Tradeo and more are among the firms that appeared in last week's top stories."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2016-09-25 13:14
Taggar: forex, market

Forex Brokers Update ? September 25th, 2016


"It looks like September will be the first month without new brokers being listed on EarnForex.com for a long time. It seems to me that the regulatory burden is taking its..."

Blog: Forex Blog, Forex Trading Information
Tidsstämpel: 2016-09-25 11:04
Taggar: brokers, forex

Forex Brokers Update ? September 25th, 2016


"It looks like September will be the first month without new brokers being listed on EarnForex.com for a long time. It seems to me that the regulatory burden is taking its..."

Blog: Forex Blog, Forex Trading Information
Tidsstämpel: 2016-09-25 11:04
Taggar: brokers, forex

Rakuten Securities Hong Kong Enhances Forex Offering with New Platforms


"Rakuten Securities HK expects to attract more Forex traders after scrapped the deposit requirement."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2016-09-20 15:06
Taggar: forex, forex trade

Forex Brokers Update ? September 18th, 2016


"With another week gone without new brokers added to EarnForex.com, it is time to report on the changes to the existing listings: eToro‘s minimum account size is $20..."

Blog: Forex Blog, Forex Trading Information
Tidsstämpel: 2016-09-18 13:20
Taggar: brokers, etoro, forex, report

Goldman Sachs Files Patent for FX Trading on a Blockchain


"The Wall Street giant is again looking for blockchain to improve markets, this time its forex trading."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2016-09-13 15:44
Taggar: forex, forex trading, market, trading

TechFinancials Exceeds Expectations as Revenue Increases by 34% in H1 2016


"The firm has launched its third trading platform, focusing on CFDs, following on from last year?s mobile and forex launches."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2016-09-12 10:17
Taggar: forex, trading

Budget Forex VPS Solutions from VPSServer.com


"Another VPS provider has been added to the list on EarnForex.com. It has a “very creative” name — VPSServer.com. It is a brand new service —..."

Blog: Forex Blog, Forex Trading Information
Tidsstämpel: 2016-09-09 22:07
Taggar: forex

US Forex Industry Size Increased in July, Led by Retired Interactive Brokers


"Just before Interactive Brokers has announced that it is pulling out from forex, its client funds rose"

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2016-09-07 23:31
Taggar: brokers, forex

Forex Brokers Update ? September 3rd, 2016


"Another week has passed without new brokers being added to EarnForex.com. Two of the listed companies have been updated: FxGrow launched VIP version of its ECN account type. It sta..."

Blog: Forex Blog, Forex Trading Information
Tidsstämpel: 2016-09-03 21:44
Taggar: brokers, forex, leverage, spread

LCH Obtains SFC Licence as an Automated Trading Services Provider


"The exchange is now authorised to provide automated trading services in Hong Kong via its SwapClear and ForexClear services."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2016-09-01 11:30
Taggar: automated trading, forex, trading

MetaQuotes Adds FXCM Pro as Institutional Liquidity Provider for MT5


"The MT5 multi-asset trading platform has been integrated with major forex and CFD liquidity provider FXCM Pro."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2016-09-01 09:59
Taggar: forex, rate, trading

US Forex Traders Numbers Rise for the First Time Since 2012: Investment Trends


"The latest Investment Trends survey on the habits of US forex traders shows some promising signs"

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2016-08-30 00:44
Taggar: forex, forex trade, investment

Get Rich Quick Schemes and Licences from Fake Countries ? Best of the Week


"FXDD, ForexWare, IronFX and more are among the firms that appeared in last week's top stories."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2016-08-28 15:10
Taggar: forex, fxdd

Forex Brokers Update ? August 28th, 2016


"No new brokers to report on during the last two weeks, but some of the listed one have been updated and some removed: RoboForex extended its range of metal based pai..."

Blog: Forex Blog, Forex Trading Information
Tidsstämpel: 2016-08-28 12:46
Taggar: brokers, forex, gold, report

How Technology Can Advance your FX Brokerage


"As technology evolves and connectivity deepens, the forex industry has many tools to increase user engagement and profitability."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2016-08-25 14:11
Taggar: forex, profit

Financial Commission Outlines Regulatory Framework in Belarus


"Operating as a forex firm within the Belorussian jurisdiction has become a notable interest between the industry participants."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2016-08-24 20:16
Taggar: forex

FCA Warns Public that Trade-24 is not Authorised


"The company claims offering ECN access to forex market using various trading platforms."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2016-08-24 17:30
Taggar: forex, forex market, market, trading

ForexMart Launches Sponsorship Deal With RPJ Racing


"ForexMart has inked a new sponsorship ahead of the British GT Championship."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2016-08-23 11:22
Taggar: forex

Finance Magnates? New Index Reveals the Top Forex Referral Sources


"Find out who the number one referral source is - ForexFactory, Investing.com or BabyPips."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2016-08-22 10:23
Taggar: forex

CFTC Levies ??$600,000 Fine on Irena Feldman for ?Commodity Pool Fraud


"U.S. watchdog imposed a fine and permanent ban against ?the fraudsters ?for engaging in fictitious forex transactions.? "

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2016-08-22 00:09
Taggar: forex

Italian Forex VPS from HostingStak


"The list of MetaTrader VPS providers on EarnForex.com has been updated with one more company — HostingStak. It is a general hosting provider with special offers for ..."

Blog: Forex Blog, Forex Trading Information
Tidsstämpel: 2016-08-22 00:00
Taggar: forex, forex trade, metatrader

Brokers Target IPOs and Regulators Take Actions ? Best of the Week


"FXCM, EZTrader, HotForex and more are among the firms that appeared in last week's top stories."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2016-08-21 13:13
Taggar: forex

HotForex Fined by CySEC ?105,000 for Outsourcing Calls & Misrepresenting Risk


"HotForex has become the latest brokerage regulated in Cyprus to get fined by the national regulator"

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2016-08-19 16:16
Taggar: forex

Working with Larson&Holz ? Handy for Pro, Perfect for Newcomer


"The following post is a paid advertisement. The content has been provided by the advertiser. Trading on Forex proves to be profitable and easy, especially when..."

Blog: Forex Blog, Forex Trading Information
Tidsstämpel: 2016-08-17 21:14
Taggar: forex, profit, trading

The Most Popular Fundamental Indicator?


"Unarguably, the most popular technical indicator in Forex trading is moving average. The fundamental factors influencing the currencies are far more varied than the perceived..."

Forex Brokers Update ? August 15th, 2016


"During the last week, one new broker has been added to the list on EarnForex.com: BDSwiss — a regulted Cypriot company with $200 minimum account size and 1:400..."

Blog: Forex Blog, Forex Trading Information
Tidsstämpel: 2016-08-15 07:23
Taggar: forex, leverage, metatrader, trading

What?s Next for US Forex after Interactive Brokers Abandons Retail Market?


"Interactive Brokers controls 7% of American retail forex market share, where will all these traders go now? "

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2016-08-14 13:19
Taggar: brokers, forex, forex market, market, share

US Retail Forex Funds Dropped in June, Latest FCM Data Shows


"The latest CFTC report shows that the size of the American retail forex industry contracted in June 2016."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2016-08-11 09:55
Taggar: forex, report

CySEC Imposes ?2,000 Fine on M&L Invest Union Markets


"Yet another forex brokerage has been fined by the Cyprus regulator."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2016-08-10 16:11
Taggar: forex

Forex Brokers Update ? August 7th, 2016


"One new broker has been added to the list on EarnForex.com this week: JFD Brokers — a CySEC regulated company with offices in Cyprus, Bulgaria, and Germany. Th..."

Blog: Forex Blog, Forex Trading Information
Tidsstämpel: 2016-08-07 19:45
Taggar: brokers, forex, leverage, trading

UK FCA Issues Warning Against Forex Broker Inter Global


"The FCA has warned against another unlicenced entity for soliciting its forex services to UK investors."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2016-08-04 18:52
Taggar: forex

Topsy -Turvy World of Currency Markets


"The forex markets have been in risk-off mode over the past day, as concerns grow about Japan’s woefully limited economic package and as oil prices plunge, stoking fears that global growth is sta..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2016-08-03 04:07
Taggar: dollar, forex, forex market, market, oil

Analysis: Binary & FX Brokers Widely Abused French Market Before Advertising Ban


"A day after the introduction of the ban on binary options and forex advertising in France we take a look at what went wrong"

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2016-08-02 17:29
Taggar: forex

How Do You Prefer Your MetaTrader Input Parameters?


"As an MQL4 and MQL5 developer, I often wonder — what is the best way of presenting the input parameters to control the behavior of the ..."

Blog: Forex Blog, Forex Trading Information
Tidsstämpel: 2016-08-01 20:04
Taggar: forex, forex trade, indicators, mql

Brokerage Employee Arrested for Trying to Sell Clients Data: Cyprus Mail


"An employee of a Cyprus based forex brokerage company has been detained with a USB flash drive"

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2016-07-29 13:32
Taggar: forex

Forex Brokers Update ? July 24h, 2016


"Three new brokers became listed on EarnForex.com this week: JCMFX — an offshore company registered in Saint Vincent and the Grenadines. JCMFX offers Forex, CFD, and..."

Blog: Forex Blog, Forex Trading Information
Tidsstämpel: 2016-07-24 21:54
Taggar: brokers, forex, gold, market, trading

Russian Central Bank Denies Another Forex Broker License


"InstaForex has been the latest brokerage to receive a negative answer from the Russian mega-regulator"

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2016-07-22 21:08
Taggar: forex

Canada?s BCSC Adds XForex to its Investor Caution List


"XForex is the latest broker to be flagged by the BCSC for soliciting local customers."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2016-07-21 14:25
Taggar: forex

GAIN Capital Undergoes Branding Refresh of FOREX.com


"The new FOREX.com website boasts a number of new features and is the first of several scheduled upgrades."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2016-07-19 14:21
Taggar: forex

Kenya?s Financial Watchdog Moves to Regulate Online Forex Trading


"An applicant seeking a forex license should have a minimum capital of nearly $50,000."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2016-07-19 14:02
Taggar: forex

Match-Trade Technologies Launches Web-Based MT4 RMS Solution


"Match-Trade offers a free trial version of the risk management application for forex providers. "

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2016-07-18 13:47
Taggar: forex

Spain?s CNMV Warns Against Forex Broker Your Trade Choice


"The Spanish financial services watchdog has flagged another forex broker for unlawfully soliciting its services to the public. "

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2016-07-18 13:20
Taggar: financial, forex

Forex Brokers Update ? July 17th, 2016


"Two new Forex brokers have been added to the list during the week: FX Giants — a UK-regulated company with an interesting range of account types — f..."

RoboForex Suspends Binary Options Offering Under RoboOption Brand


"RoboOption has been phased out as RoboForex focuses efforts on FX and CFDs trading"

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2016-07-13 17:00
Taggar: forex, trading

Unprecedented Policy Easing 


"The Spot Forex market volumes flashed back to life over the past 24 hours with the focus on USDJPY. Japan’s stimulus package and a massive wave of positive risk sentiment have spurred Wall Stree..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2016-07-13 03:34
Taggar: forex, forex market, market

Fullerton Markets? CEO Mario Singh on Forex Book Launch in China


"Mario Singh's views after his latest forex book was translated into Chinese."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2016-07-11 13:23
Taggar: forex

Forex Brokers Update ? July 10th, 2016


"The list of changes to the brokers’ listings during the past three weeks includes the following: Forex Broker Inc. now offers free VPS to traders with deposits..."

Blog: Forex Blog, Forex Trading Information
Tidsstämpel: 2016-07-10 01:11
Taggar: brokers, forex

London Based Templeton Securities Expands into FX and CFDs via TempletonFX


"Templeton Securities has launched its subsidiary TempletonFX to tap into the forex and CFDs trading markets"

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2016-07-07 18:54
Taggar: forex, market, trading

Leverate CEO: the Age of the Startup Brokerage is Coming to an End


"Kobi Gur, the CEO of Leverate, explains how he sees the current forex market and why it lags behind gaming."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2016-07-03 10:42
Taggar: forex, forex market, market, rate

Forex Development Corporation Launches MT4 and Condor Pro Platforms


"The forex tech company is founded and headed by the former CEO of Fortress Prime, Mitch Eaglstein"

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2016-06-29 12:18
Taggar: forex

Chile Gets Closer to Regulating the CFDs Wild West


"Chilean ?authorities move towards regulating what was a haven for unregulated forex and CFDs operators."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2016-06-22 22:31
Taggar: forex

APAC Currency Corner ? The clock is ticking


"We are less than 48 hours away from Judgement Day, and the forex markets are gravitating to some semblance of risk event midpoint. Other than kicking the can from poll to poll, there is little on offe..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2016-06-22 03:30
Taggar: forex, forex market, market, point

Top 10 Forex Calendars in 2016


"Three years after publishing our first extensive comparison of the top Forex calendars of that time, we return to the subject with the information updated to reflect..."

ThinkForex Appoints New Director of Operations and Head of Sales


"ThinkForex has on-boarded Adil Sidduqui after a stint at TradeNext and Amir Gharred from GKFX"

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2016-06-21 16:26
Taggar: forex

MetaQuotes Highlights MetraTrader 5 Growth in Popularity


"The company has tapped Alpari, RoboForex execs to highlight the growth of MetraTrader 5 after the launch of hedging"

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2016-06-20 00:57
Taggar: forex, hedging

Forex Brokers Update ? June 19th, 2016


"One new broker has been listed on EarnForex.com during the week that is ending today: ECN PRIME — an unregulated offshore company positioning itself as a pure ECN t..."

Blog: Forex Blog, Forex Trading Information
Tidsstämpel: 2016-06-19 21:20
Taggar: forex, metatrader, trading

HotForex Secures South African License from Country?s FSB


"HotForex has expanded its business to South Africa, bringing in a large swath of potential clients into its fold. "

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2016-06-17 15:03
Taggar: forex

Tickmill, ThinkForex Eye Brexit Vote With Leverage Reductions


"A cascade of brokers have continued taking a cautionary approach ahead of next week?s historic Brexit vote that could potentially unleash a dam of volatility across foreign exchange (FX) and financial..."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2016-06-16 17:48
Taggar: brokers, financial, foreign exchange, forex, margin, market

X Open Hub and Protrader Team Up to Deliver Multi-Asset White Label Solution


"X Open Hub liquidity has been integrated into PFSOFT?s Protrader brokerage solution in forex platform collaboration. "

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2016-06-16 09:39
Taggar: forex, rate

See Currency Rate Change in Percents on Your Chart


"Daily Percentage Change is the latest addition to the list of free MT4/MT5 indicators I share on EarnForex.com. It is loosely based on this MT4 indicator. The m..."

Blog: Forex Blog, Forex Trading Information
Tidsstämpel: 2016-06-13 19:08
Taggar: forex, indicators, share, trading

Forex Brokers Update ? June 12th, 2016


"Three new brokers have been listed during the week: Trade Fintech — an unregulated company from the United Kingdom. It combines spot Forex trading and binary options tra..."

Asia Focused LandFX Lands FCA License to Target EU Clients


"The brokerage is one of the few to have obtained an FCA license for forex and CFDs trading this year."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2016-06-08 14:17
Taggar: forex, trading

Official IronFX Acquisition Announcement Reveals Dramatic Downsizing


"The dormant OTC Markets traded company that will own IronFX and Forexware has a combined tally of 300 employees"

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2016-06-08 10:49
Taggar: forex, market

Forexware Vice President is Taking You Back to the Future


"Working in the forex industry since the Carter administration, you are advised to learn Fred Scala's lessons."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2016-06-07 15:50
Taggar: forex

AU10TIX Adds Japanese to its ID Authentication and Costumer Onboarding Platform


"The ID authentication platform provider opens up the biggest forex market to on-boarding via mobile "

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2016-06-07 12:28
Taggar: forex, forex market, market

Exclusive: Currency Mountain Holdings Controlled Nukkleus to Acquire IronFX


"A previously dormant company listed on OTC Markets is becoming a multi-brand holding focused on forex & CFDs trading"

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2016-06-06 00:44
Taggar: forex, market, trading

Forex Brokers Update ? June 5th, 2016


"There were only some small updates to the brokers this week: Mayzus added STP-Platinum account type $20,000 minimum. Minimum account size for STP-Mini is now $100 vs. $25 earlier. Maxim..."

Blog: Forex Blog, Forex Trading Information
Tidsstämpel: 2016-06-05 14:57
Taggar: brokers, forex, leverage

Brokers Coming to Terms with Strict Regulators Around the World


"Alpari, Forex Club, Saxo Bank and more are among the firms that appeared in last week's top stories."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2016-06-05 14:42
Taggar: bank, forex

Until China Opens Up: Singapore ? the Gateway to Asia


"While the retail forex industry waits for China to open its gates, the neighboring island may be a stepping stone into Asia. "

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2016-06-05 10:43
Taggar: forex

ArgusFX Managing Director Talks on Regulation and Independence


"Almost two years after parting ways with IronFX, Harry Michaelides sees a more regulated future for the forex industry. "

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2016-06-01 15:48
Taggar: forex

Exclusive: Colmex Buys Out Smart Capital as Israeli Market Consolidates


"As expected, the Israeli forex industry is consolidating due to the new high capital requirements."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2016-06-01 13:23
Taggar: forex

Spain?s CNMV Warns The Public Against Unregulated Firm Trading Forex


"CNMV has issued a warning against Trading Forex, adding it to the list of entities forbidden to solicit their services. "

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2016-05-30 21:11
Taggar: forex, trading

iFOREX Gives Up on Israeli Licensing Process, Leaves the Market


"Clients of iFOREX in Israel are requested to close all positions by Monday, June 6th."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2016-05-30 16:28
Taggar: forex

Forex Brokers Update ? May 30th, 2016


"No new companies have been added last week, but quite a few of the listed brokers have been updated: RoboForex and ActivTrades now support MT5 hedging accounts. Forex Club removed..."

Blog: Forex Blog, Forex Trading Information
Tidsstämpel: 2016-05-30 15:13
Taggar: brokers, forex, hedging

New Calculator ? Celebrating EarnForex Blog?s 10th Anniversary


"Today is a special day for EarnForex Blog — it turns ten. My first post here was not something readers could use to help them trade better. This time, to celebrate..."

Blog: Forex Blog, Forex Trading Information
Tidsstämpel: 2016-05-29 18:26
Taggar: forex, rate

FCA Warns Public that TRD Brokers is not Authorised


"The latest warning is for a UK entity targeting clients with unauthorised forex services. "

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2016-05-25 14:24
Taggar: forex

iSignthis and iFOREX Enter into Pilot Agreement to Enhance KYC Solution


"Aimed to help iFOREX with onboarding and enhance iSignthis's KYC product."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2016-05-25 10:24
Taggar: forex

Forex Brokers Update ? May 22nd, 2016


"One new Forex broker has been added to our list this week: TraderNovo — a rather new company with an offshore registration on Marshall Islands. It offers ECN Forex accou..."

Blog: Forex Blog, Forex Trading Information
Tidsstämpel: 2016-05-22 10:54
Taggar: forex, leverage, spread

New Zealand?s FMA Orders FX Firm Cambrian to Revise Misleading Materials


"FMA order requires Forex educator Cambrian to change website and materials."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2016-05-20 07:40
Taggar: forex

USD Rangebound Ahead of Central Bank Meeting Notes


"Inflation Beats Expectations and Puts June Rate Hike Back on the Table The U.S. central bank does not host a monetary policy meeting in May. That does not mean the Fed will not impact the forex market..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2016-05-17 22:33
Taggar: bank, forex, forex market, inflation, market, rate

USD/JPY, GBP/USD Traders Bracing for Volatile Reactions to Reports


"Weekly forex analysis from James Hyerczyk."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2016-05-17 08:58
Taggar: analysis, forex

Forex Brokers Update ? May 15th, 2016


"Descriptions of two new companies have been added to EarnForex.com during the week: Xtrade — a regulated Cypriot broker with proprietary trading platform, fixed spreads..."

Blog: Forex Blog, Forex Trading Information
Tidsstämpel: 2016-05-15 10:34
Taggar: forex, leverage, metatrader, spread, trading

Server-Side Trailing Stop via cTrader


"Spotware Systems continues to improve its retail Forex trading software — cTrader. Recently, a very interesting new feature has been added to the platform — s..."

Blog: Forex Blog, Forex Trading Information
Tidsstämpel: 2016-05-10 16:20
Taggar: forex, forex trading, metatrader, trading

XTrade Consolidates Trading Brands, Parent company Phases Out XForex


"The website of XForex is now redirecting to XTrade, as the parent company of the brokerages focuses on a single brand"

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2016-05-10 15:29
Taggar: forex

Forex Brokers Update ? May 8th, 2016


"Not much to report this week. One new company has been listed during the period: Hadwins — a British FCA-regulated broker with MetaTrader 4 platform, $50 minimum account size..."

Blog: Forex Blog, Forex Trading Information
Tidsstämpel: 2016-05-08 10:21
Taggar: forex, leverage, metatrader, report, trading

New List of Brokers ? High-Leverage Ones


"It is a common wisdom in the markets that trading with a high leverage can be dangerous. It is also obvious that huge leverage offered by the Forex brokers is one of ..."

Exclusive: Israeli Watchdog to Ban Volatile Exotic Pairs and Indices CFDs


"Head of forex lobby: "Some companies are reconsidering their future presence in the Israeli market.""

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2016-05-02 16:53
Taggar: forex, market

Forex Brokers Update ? May 1st, 2016


"Just a few minor updates to the brokers this week: AvaTrade now accepts Neteller, PayPal, Skrill, and WebMoney deposits. FXPRIMUS added Arabic version of its website. PaxForex..."

Cautious Fed to Hold Rates Unchanged in April


"FOMC to Show Patient Fed Awaits More Signs of US Recovery The main event this week in the forex markets will be the Federal Open Market Committee (FOMC) in Washington. The European Central Bank (ECB)..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2016-04-26 22:40
Taggar: bank, forex, forex market, market, rate

New Zealand?s FMA Issues Warning Against Hangsiu Group Ltd


"Financial Markets Authority warns against an unregistered forex brokerage for offering its services to New Zealand residents. "

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2016-04-26 09:45
Taggar: financial, forex, market

Using Aggressive Pyramiding to Go Beyond Margin Limits


"When you read about pyramiding in Forex, the first association that sparks up is scaling in, that is increasing the size of profitable positions. I have written about this con..."

Blog: Forex Blog, Forex Trading Information
Tidsstämpel: 2016-04-25 19:12
Taggar: forex, profit

Forex Brokers Update ? April 24th, 2016


"The last three weeks have seen some numerous updates to the existing brokers but only one addition of the new company to the list of brokers on EarnForex.c..."

Blog: Forex Blog, Forex Trading Information
Tidsstämpel: 2016-04-24 17:48
Taggar: brokers, forex, metatrader

Forex Club Added To Belorussion List Of Forex Companies


"Forex Club?s inclusion in the list make it one of the first companies to have obtained an official status in Belarus. "

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2016-04-22 15:37
Taggar: forex

Thomson Reuters unveils Randomization Process for FX Spot Matching service


"The new 'speedbump' is aimed at helping to level the playing field in Forex."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2016-04-13 21:45
Taggar: forex

CFTC Fines Brian Hinman $140k over Fraudulent Mass Email Solicitation


"Emails were linked to the CFTC related action against Revelation Forex Fund."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2016-04-12 22:02
Taggar: forex

Truth Behind Forex Industry Awards


"Have you ever seen a Forex broker boasting awards like The Best Platform in Eastern Europe or The Best STP Forex Broker? You might think — what’s the dea..."

Blog: Forex Blog, Forex Trading Information
Tidsstämpel: 2016-04-11 22:40
Taggar: brokers, forex

CFTC February Data Shows Nearly Broad Declines in Retail Forex Obligations


"The six remaining forex dealer members report varying changes from January."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2016-04-04 20:03
Taggar: forex, report

Forex Brokers Update ? April 3rd, 2016


"One broker has been added to the list during the week: SuperForex — an offshore (Belizean) Forex company with MT4 accounts — Standard and Swap-Free Islam..."

Blog: Forex Blog, Forex Trading Information
Tidsstämpel: 2016-04-03 19:48
Taggar: brokers, forex, leverage

Interview with Wes Mahir (CEO of VForex)


"VForex LLC is an Irvine, California, based hi-tech startup company looking to fill a rather overlooked gap in financial trading. And they plan to do it in a qui..."

Blog: Forex Blog, Forex Trading Information
Tidsstämpel: 2016-04-01 10:22
Taggar: financial, financial trading, forex, trading

Breaking: Donald Trump Pledges to Ditch Cumbersome Retail FX Regulation


"Apparently ?making America great again? includes the revitalization of the forex industry in the U.S."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2016-04-01 06:45
Taggar: forex

Two and a Half Salaries on a First Time Forex Deposit in Russia?


"Russian center for economic analysis Interfax has published the results from its study of the retail forex market in Russia. While the results are somewhat interesting, some of the findings in the the..."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2016-03-29 17:46
Taggar: analysis, forex, forex market, market, report

Having Trouble Pulling the Trigger on Forex Trades?


"Overtrading is a well-known evil in the world of Forex trading. Its malicious twin — lack of confidence — is less famous, perhaps, because it does not le..."

Blog: Forex Blog, Forex Trading Information
Tidsstämpel: 2016-03-28 22:30
Taggar: forex, forex trading, trading

Forex Regulation Authorities


"While all transactions in a stock or futures markets are carried out under the supervision of an exchange, Forex is an over-the-counter market where the transac..."

Blog: Forex Blog, Forex Trading Information
Tidsstämpel: 2016-03-25 19:45
Taggar: brokers, forex, market

EUR/USD Trades Lower After Explosions in Brussels


"EUR/USD was trading below the opening level today, though the currency pair is attempting to rebound right now. There were several reasons for the dollar’s gains against..."

Forex Brokers Update ? March 20th, 2016


"This week saw addition of one new broker to our website: FCI Markets — a new FCA-regulated Forex company with MetaTrader 4, Currenex, and NetStation trading platforms. T..."

Blog: Forex Blog, Forex Trading Information
Tidsstämpel: 2016-03-20 18:53
Taggar: brokers, forex, market, metatrader, spread, trading

Forex Club Files for Central Bank Regulation in Belarus


"The Belorussian subsidiary of Forex Club has made an application to the list of approved forex dealers in the country"

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2016-03-16 18:19
Taggar: forex

Forex: Explaining the Importance of Time-frames


"Forex trading is not only about learning the meanings of forex terms. Do you know that most of the new traders fail to reap dividends primarily because they are unable to select the right time frame w..."

Blog: Alan's Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2016-03-15 23:35
Taggar: forex, forex trading, trading

How to Use Market Profile in Forex Trading?


"Market Profile indicator is a powerful tool developed by a CBOT trader. Its original purpose was to graphically organize price and time information obtained during a trad..."

Blog: Forex Blog, Forex Trading Information
Tidsstämpel: 2016-03-14 17:13
Taggar: forex, forex market, market, trading

KROUFR Adds MXTrade to its Black List


"MXTrade is the 15th suspicious forex company on KROUFR?s blacklist."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2016-03-13 15:08
Taggar: forex

FCA Warns Golden Green FX Limited Not Authorised


"The latest warning is for a UK entity targeting UK clients for a purported unauthorised Forex and Binary options offering."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2016-03-08 22:34
Taggar: forex

John Bartleman to Succeed Sredni as President and CEO of TradeStation


"The new CEO of TradeStation is appointed after the sale of the firm's retail forex focused subsidiary IBFX to OANDA "

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2016-03-07 18:10
Taggar: forex, point

New Website Design Complete


"After a month of tinkering and tweaking, the fourth version of EarnForex.com website design is ready. Today, you can see the new appearance and browse though the..."

Blog: Forex Blog, Forex Trading Information
Tidsstämpel: 2016-02-29 20:06
Taggar: forex

Forex Brokers Update ? February 27th, 2016


"Two new companies have been listed on our website during two weeks that passed since the last update: ForexChief — an unregulated Russian FX broker aimed on internationa..."

Blog: Forex Blog, Forex Trading Information
Tidsstämpel: 2016-02-27 23:24
Taggar: forex, leverage

Week Ahead in FX: G20, RBA and NFP Will Start a Volatile Month


"The Outcome of the G20, Central Banks Back in Action and US Employment Will Kick Off March February was supposed to be a quiet month. As quiet as you can get in the forex market but with most major ce..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2016-02-26 21:45
Taggar: bank, employment, forex, forex market, market

Mexico?s Central Bank Surprises with 50 bps Rate Hike


"Mexico’s central bank intervened directly in the forex market to sell dollars as part of an aggressive new program, two central bank sources said on Wednesday, in a major policy shift to support..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2016-02-17 20:04
Taggar: bank, dollar, forex, forex market, market

Great Unwind-?Long? Dollar Positions Recalibrate


"The mighty dollar has been the darling of the forex market for 18-months now, mostly on rate differentials. But has the Fed got it right? So far this year, and after the first Fed rate hike in nine-ye..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2016-02-04 13:15
Taggar: dollar, forex, forex market, market, rate

Top Forex Themes for 2016


"<strong>Top Forex Themes for 2016</strong> <p> Since the next two weeks are generally the quietest periods in the financial markets, we want to take this opportunity to think l..."

Blog: Kathy Lien - Forex Blog - Currency Research
Tidsstämpel: 2015-12-28 19:53
Taggar: currency, financial, forex, market, share

Top Forex Themes for 2016


"Top Forex Themes for 2016 Since the next two weeks are generally the quietest periods in the financial markets, we want to take this opportunity to think longer term and share with you our currency fo..."

Blog: Kathy Lien - Forex Blog - Currency Research
Tidsstämpel: 2015-12-28 19:53
Taggar: currency, financial, forex, market, share

Fapturbo Premium 2.4 is here


"Greetings traders! Those of you who are into forex robots may want to know that the latest version of Fapturbo Premium is out. They are now up to version 2.4 and they made a few improvements to the tr..."

Blog: Alan's Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2015-12-21 07:15
Taggar: fapturbo, forex, forex robot, profit, rate, trading

Fapturbo 2.4 Premium ? Get 75% off


"Hello everyone. Just a quick heads up that if you’re looking to get a copy of the Fapturbo 2.4 Premium forex trading robot, now would be a good time as they are offering a 75% Holiday Season dis..."

Blog: Alan's Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2015-12-21 05:39
Taggar: fapturbo, forex, forex trading, trading

My ZuluTrade Portfolio ? Dec 2015


"Hello everyone. Alan here with an update on my latest ZuluTrade forex adventures. So like I said a few posts back, I got into “auto-trading” again on the ZuluTrade platform and so far so g..."

Blog: Alan's Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2015-12-08 06:27
Taggar: forex, trading, zulutrade

Week Ahead in FX: Strong NFP Could Not Undo ECB Disappointment


"EUR/USD will End Week above 1.08 Even as the US Added 211,000 Jobs The highlight of the week in the forex market was not the release of the non-farm payrolls (NFP), which again posted a strong over 20..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2015-12-04 23:12
Taggar: bank, forex, forex market, market

NFP Jobs Report Key After Yellen Comments and ECB Rate Cut


"ECB’s Failure to Communicate Raises Focus on US Jobs The anticipation for the biggest indicator in the forex market just got more intense. The European Central Bank (ECB) had put out a very stro..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2015-12-03 23:41
Taggar: bank, forex, forex market, market

USD/CAD Loonie Awaiting US and Canadian Employment Data


"The USD/CAD appreciated slightly on a volatile day in the forex market. Most of the action was on the other side of the Atlantic as the failure by the European Central Bank (ECB) to convincingly use a..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2015-12-03 01:06
Taggar: bank, forex, forex market, loonie, market

USD/CAD Flat Ahead of Veterans and Remembrance Day


"Slow Day in the Markets as Canadian Budget Watchdog Warns on Increasing Deficit The forex market have been subdued at the start of the week. The Wednesday, November 11 Veterans day and Remembrance day..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2015-11-10 22:33
Taggar: forex, forex market, market

Started using FAPTURBO 2 on a live account


"Hello everyone. I just wanted to let you know that I started testing the new Fapturbo 2 forex robot. I have known about and used the fapturbo series of forex robots since they first came on the forex..."

Blog: Alan's Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2015-10-26 07:51
Taggar: fapturbo, forex, forex robot

Might be time to get back into forex trading


"Hello everyone! I am not sure how many of you are still following my blog still, but I’ll make the post anyway. After a very long time away from the forex trading game I am seriously considering..."

Blog: Alan's Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2015-10-25 23:52
Taggar: forex, forex trading, trading

Forex: Elliott wave analysis helps me cut to the chase


"Fresh insights from Elliott Wave International’s Senior Currency Strategist, Jim Martens By Elliott Wave International Jim Martens is one of the few forex Elliott wave instructors in the world a..."

Blog: Alan's Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2015-10-16 08:42
Taggar: currency, forex, rate

Forex: Risk Aversion Continues To Dominate


"The forex-trading theme remains the same ? the USD under pressure with risk aversion trading strategies in vogue – as FI dealers scale back their Fed rate hike expectations. However, intraday fu..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2015-10-14 12:07
Taggar: forex, market, point, rate, retail sales, trading

FX: Final Quarter, But Same Rules Apply


"For equities in particular, Q3 ended yesterday solidifying their worst quarterly performance in four-years. In the three- month period, global stocks lost over -$11T in value. In forex, trading ranges..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2015-10-01 12:26
Taggar: bank, forex, trading

FX Window Dressing For Quarter End


"The last trading day of the quarter has given away to an Asian and Euro equity relief rally, not driven by fundamentals, but more than likely due to the various short covering and hedge fund “wi..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2015-09-30 12:26
Taggar: forex, trading

Dollar Bulls To Stay Out Of Trouble


"The forex space continues to play second fiddle to plummeting equity markets. Despite a plethora of U.S policy makers on tap this week, any FX moves to date remain relatively contained, but driven by..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2015-09-29 12:31
Taggar: forex, market, rate, trading

Dollar Rebounds From Post Fed Losses


"Forex trading ranges remain relatively tight for the time being, partly due to the lack of new fundamental data, regional holidays (Japan) and a market trying to get a better handle on central banks w..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2015-09-22 12:55
Taggar: bank, forex, forex trading, market, trading

Tight But Whippy Trading Expected Ahead of Fed Announcement


"View from the FX Dean: Wednesday September 16, 2015 Forex traders can expect tight range bound, but whippy trading, to continue until tomorrow afternoons Fed announcement (2pm EDT). Dealers are now br..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2015-09-16 12:29
Taggar: announcement, fed announcement, forex, forex trade, trading

CFTC Warns US Traders About Unregistered Foreign Companies


"CFTC is doing its best to protect US traders from the foreign companies that are soliciting American traders without obtaining a proper registration. Today, the US regulatory watch..."

Blog: Forex Blog, Forex Trading Information
Tidsstämpel: 2015-09-09 21:12
Taggar: brokers, forex

Top 5 Forex Blogs


"Four years have passed since I published my previous list of Forex blogs to follow. Two of the blogs mentioned there are no longer active (fxmadness.com and ForexBlo..."

Blog: Forex Blog, Forex Trading Information
Tidsstämpel: 2015-09-08 19:26
Taggar: forex

Trading Competition from tradimo and One Financial


"Online trading school tradimo and British regulated Forex broker One Financial Markets have announced a trading contest that will last from mid-September till the end of the y..."

Blog: Forex Blog, Forex Trading Information
Tidsstämpel: 2015-09-07 21:52
Taggar: financial, forex, market, trading

ECB?s Draghi Expected To Deliver Dovish Tone


"View from the FX Dean: September 3, 2015 Despite market volatility being somewhat compressed by the public holidays in Shanghai and Hong Kong, investors are focusing on this mornings ECB rate announce..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2015-09-03 12:47
Taggar: announcement, forex, market, rate

EUR/USD Slips as Market Sentiment Stabilizes


"The market sentiment stabilized a bit following the recent turmoil on the Forex market caused by concerns about slowing global growth. The euro fell against the ..."

Blog: Forex Blog, Forex Trading Information
Tidsstämpel: 2015-09-02 18:42
Taggar: currency, dollar, forex, forex market, market, oil, report

Methods of Deposit and Withdrawal in Online Forex


"Five years ago, I have asked my readers about their preferred way of funding a Forex trading account. The results, unsurprisingly, showed a significant bias in favor..."

Forex Brokers Update ? August 30th, 2015


"One company has launched an international version of its website and its description is now available in the English part of EarnForex.com: VerumFX — a Ru..."

Blog: Forex Blog, Forex Trading Information
Tidsstämpel: 2015-08-30 15:54
Taggar: brokers, forex, leverage, trading

NFP Could Restore Fed?s Rate Hike Confidence


"There is no such thing as a slow week in the forex markets. Last week on paper looked like a good candidate with little market moving data on deck. The Chinese stock market and the tame first response..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2015-08-28 22:25
Taggar: forex, forex market, market

EUR/USD Slips Back After Huge Jump


"EUR/USD soared 2 percent on Monday even though the Forex market was driven by risk aversion as the Chinese stock market plunged yet again. Today, the currency pair retrea..."

Forex Brokers Update ? August 22nd, 2015


"We have added one new Forex broker during the week that is ending: TrioMarkets — a new company regulated by CySEC. They offer rather standard service with MetaTrader 4 and..."

Blog: Forex Blog, Forex Trading Information
Tidsstämpel: 2015-08-22 21:26
Taggar: forex, market, metatrader, trading, webtrader

How Popular Is Forex Market Today?


"Almost five years ago, I have posted an overview of the popularity trends for the Forex-related search terms in Google. It reflected the real-world interest of&..."

Blog: Forex Blog, Forex Trading Information
Tidsstämpel: 2015-08-21 17:18
Taggar: forex, forex market, fx trading, market, trading

Fed Uncertainty Has Dollar Bulls Nervous


"Market reassess Fed outlook after dovish minutes US data needs to be convincing over coming weeks Forex volatility confined to tight ranges for now Market focus now shifts to August job report Investo..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2015-08-20 13:01
Taggar: forex, market, rate, report

USD/CAD Sucking Wind While AUD Finds Support


"PBoC sets yuan firmer again Forex liquidity remains thin as participation drops Crude trades atop of six-year lows Aussie bulls get a boost from RBA The forex market is clearly lacking direction while..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2015-08-18 12:48
Taggar: aussie, bull, forex, forex market, market, point

Forex Brokers Update ? August 16th, 2015


"One new broker was added during this week to our list of Forex companies: Darttrader — a funny Russian broker with full-scale references to Star Wars franchise. I a..."

Blog: Forex Blog, Forex Trading Information
Tidsstämpel: 2015-08-16 09:47
Taggar: forex

EUR/USD Falls on Good US Data, Rises on Poor Sentiment


"Following some large waves of early trading session volatility, the EUR/USD Forex pair fell as some positive macro reports came out of the United States today. Traders sold eu..."

China Declares War ? Devalues Yuan To Compete


"PBoC devalues yuan 2% Commodity currencies take a beating on China action Emerging Central Banks expected to follow suit How will the U.S respond? The forex market was expected to be a relative snooze..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2015-08-11 13:03
Taggar: bank, currencies, forex, forex market, market, retail sales

Forex Brokers Update ? August 9th, 2015


"One new broker has been added to EarnForex.com during the week: Capital Index — a regulated Cypriot broker with MetaTrader 4 platform and two account types: one based on..."

Blog: Forex Blog, Forex Trading Information
Tidsstämpel: 2015-08-09 21:49
Taggar: brokers, forex, metatrader, spread

How Educated Are Forex Traders?


"A poll from 2011 indicates that the quarter of this blog’s readers come from the IT background while the shares of finance-related and construction/engineering..."

Blog: Forex Blog, Forex Trading Information
Tidsstämpel: 2015-08-03 19:40
Taggar: finance, forex, forex trade, share, shares

Forex News on Mobile


"According to one of my older polls, more than a half of this blog’s readers pay attention to Forex related news. A more recent poll suggests that FX traders gi..."

Blog: Forex Blog, Forex Trading Information
Tidsstämpel: 2015-07-21 21:03
Taggar: currencies, forex, fx trade

ZuluTrade introduces Binary Options


"Greetings everyone! I just got some news from my (current) favorite trading signals marketplace – Zulutrade – that they now support binary options. I am surprised it took them this long to..."

Blog: Alan's Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2015-07-17 03:01
Taggar: brokers, forex, market, trading, zulutrade

Forex Brokers Update ? July 11th, 2015


"One new broker has been added during the week: FXPRIMUS — a CySEC-regulated company with MetaTrader 4 platform and ECN trading from $250. The maximum leverage is 1:500..."

Blog: Forex Blog, Forex Trading Information
Tidsstämpel: 2015-07-11 17:53
Taggar: brokers, forex, leverage, metatrader, trading

How Did Greek Referendum Affect Your Trading?


"Last week, the development of the Greek debt crisis prompted the Forex brokers to make all the necessary preparations for the July 5 referendum. Brokers cut lev..."

Forex Brokers Update ? July 4th, 2015


"EarnForex.com now features two more companies: London FX — a regulated Forex broker from UK with a range of low-spread MT4 account types, starting with a hefty minimum o..."

Blog: Forex Blog, Forex Trading Information
Tidsstämpel: 2015-07-04 14:24
Taggar: forex, leverage, spread

Forex Brokers Update ? June 27th, 2015


"One new company has been listed during the last two weeks: Tradeo — a regulated Maltese broker with MT4 platform, variable spreads, and 1:200 leverage on Forex instrumen..."

Blog: Forex Blog, Forex Trading Information
Tidsstämpel: 2015-06-27 21:10
Taggar: forex, leverage, spread

Week Ahead in FX: Greek Crisis Hangs Over Financial Markets


"Another week in the forex markets and another Greece-Europe deal hangs in the balance. The schedule for next week is packed with indicator releases from all corners of the globe. When Monday?s market..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2015-06-26 21:40
Taggar: forex, forex market, market

Will Greece Ruin Capital Markets Weekend?


"Major currencies contained for the moment Be prepared for a take it or leave it deal SNB’s Jordan will intervene or lower rates Liquidity to become more of an issue So close, but now so far, so..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2015-06-25 12:42
Taggar: currencies, forex, forex market, market, rate

EUR/USD Parity Talk Returns


"The prospect of a U.S. rate rise is coming back into focus for forex markets, putting a fall in the euro to parity versus the dollar back on the cards, some analysts say. Europe’s single currenc..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2015-06-25 06:54
Taggar: currency, dollar, forex, forex market, market, rate

USDCAD Loonie Flying After US Manufacturing in Recession


"The Canadian currency has appreciated on the back of softer data in the United States ahead of this week’s main event in the forex markets the U.S. Federal Open Market Committee (FOMC) on Wednes..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2015-06-15 22:28
Taggar: currency, forex, forex market, loonie, market

Rented VPS vs. MetaQuotes Virtual Hosting vs. Broker?s VPS


"According to my 2010 poll, about 20% of this blog’s readers are using some kind of a Forex VPS service to host their trading platform, and some 30% are plannin..."

Blog: Forex Blog, Forex Trading Information
Tidsstämpel: 2015-06-15 19:14
Taggar: forex, trading

Week Ahead in FX: Federal Reserve Leads Central Bank Charge


"The Federal Reserve takes center stage this week with June?s Federal Open Market Committee (FOMC) meeting. There is no rate hike expected at this meeting but the press conference following the FOMC st..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2015-06-12 21:06
Taggar: bank, forex, forex market, market, rate

E-Book Review: Introduction to Elliott Wave Theory


"Elliott Wave theory is a popular topic in Forex trading — almost 20% of this blog readers use EW in their analysis. Last year, I have uploaded a book, which of..."

Blog: Forex Blog, Forex Trading Information
Tidsstämpel: 2015-06-09 20:09
Taggar: analysis, forex, forex trading, trading

Forex Brokers Update ? June 6th, 2015


"Two new companies have been added to the directory of brokers on EarnForex.com this week: WatanFX — a Pakistani Forex broker with an English/Urdu website. It i..."

Blog: Forex Blog, Forex Trading Information
Tidsstämpel: 2015-06-06 18:57
Taggar: brokers, forex, leverage, spread, trading

US Retail Sales Could Derail NFP Rally


"  The U.S. nonfarm payrolls (NFP) report for May did not disappoint. On the contrary: it surpassed expectations and may have increased the likelihood of a Federal Reserve rate hike before summer?s end..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2015-06-05 20:59
Taggar: forex, forex market, market, point, rate, report

EUR/USD Halts Rally After US Jobless Claims


"The euro has been among the strongest currencies on the Forex market this week, and initially it looked like EUR/USD would continue to rise today. Yet the currency p..."

Sterling Bulls Need Some ECB Help


"Focus remains on Greece and ECB EUR pares weekly gains on service PMI?s UK services stumps sterling Pound Bulls Look to Draghi for help The current forex climate is a traders dream. The intraday price..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2015-06-03 12:49
Taggar: bull, currencies, forex, pound

The History and Future of Cent Accounts


"Cent account is a Forex trading account denominated in USD cents instead of the US dollars. Euro cent accounts are also used but they are less popular than USD cent accounts. Cente..."

Forex Brokers Update ? May 31st, 2015


"Five new companies have been added to the list of Forex brokers this week: Valutrades — a British broker with proper regulation and very favorable trading condition..."

Blog: Forex Blog, Forex Trading Information
Tidsstämpel: 2015-05-31 10:37
Taggar: brokers, forex, leverage, trading

Week Ahead in FX: Greece?s Decision Day, Central Banks, NFP


"  The first week of June comes full of economic releases, official bank rate statements, Greek debt deadlines, and if that wasn?t enough, the biggest indicator in the forex market, the nonfarm payroll..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2015-05-29 22:01
Taggar: bank, employment, forex, forex market, market, rate, report

How to Limit Your Forex Losses


"Even the most novice or inexperienced investor should know that the idea of forex as a game of luck is incorrect. Fortune has its part to play, admittedly, but skill, time and effort have a far higher..."

Blog: Alan's Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2015-05-26 18:28
Taggar: forex

Forex Brokers Update ? May 23rd, 2015


"No new brokers have been added during this update but the following changes have been made to existing listings: RoboForex now accepts bank deposits in Chinese yuan. FIBOGroup closed of..."

Blog: Forex Blog, Forex Trading Information
Tidsstämpel: 2015-05-23 16:15
Taggar: bank, brokers, forex, neteller

Week Ahead in FX: Fed?s Silver Tongues, Sunny Stephen, American GDP


"There is no such thing as a quiet week in the forex market, but with few central banks making public statements, and with Monday being a holiday stateside and the only U.S.-based economic data due bei..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2015-05-22 20:56
Taggar: bank, forex, forex market, market

Forex Brokers Update ? May 17th, 2015


"No new companies have been listed on EarnForex.com this week but quite a few brokers have been updated: EXNESS added a cent account type. LiteForex removed old LITE, REAL, NDD, STP, and..."

Blog: Forex Blog, Forex Trading Information
Tidsstämpel: 2015-05-17 12:47
Taggar: brokers, forex

Week Ahead in FX: Central Banks, Retail Sales, Inflation to Dictate Direction


"Central bank minutes, retail sales, inflation reports and manufacturing productivity will be the four major themes this week in the forex market. The Bank of Japan will be in the spotlight on Friday a..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2015-05-15 17:54
Taggar: bank, forex, forex market, inflation, inflation reports, market, report, retail sales

What Is Your View of the Forex Trading Industry?


"One of the main obstacle for new traders to become profitable traders is the lack of a proper vision of the market and its role in their lives. I..."

Blog: Forex Blog, Forex Trading Information
Tidsstämpel: 2015-05-11 20:33
Taggar: forex, market, point, profit

Three Trading Themes to Dominate Trading This Week


"Sovereign bond spreads dictate forex moves No agreement expected at today’s Eurogroup meeting PBoC cuts rates for third time in seven months Commodity currencies not supported by Chinese policy..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2015-05-11 13:07
Taggar: currencies, forex, market, rate, spread

Event Risk Looking To Support The Dollar This Week


"Holiday week encourages thin markets Friday’s NFP to dominate this weeks activity Market looking for further stimulus from China Euro manufacturing PMI’s showing signs of inflation Holiday..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2015-05-04 12:54
Taggar: forex, gold, inflation, market

Double Top on the Daily Chart of CAD/CHF


"CAD/CHF is not one of the most popular Forex pairs, but I often observe some tradable technical patterns on its charts. The daily timeframe is currently showing a double..."

Blog: Forex Blog, Forex Trading Information
Tidsstämpel: 2015-05-03 15:29
Taggar: forex

Forex Brokers Update ? May 2nd, 2015


"One new Forex broker have been added during the last week of April: Ruizean Trader — an Australian company regulated by ASIC. Standard accounts start from $200, and ..."

Blog: Forex Blog, Forex Trading Information
Tidsstämpel: 2015-05-02 13:44
Taggar: forex, leverage, metatrader

Week Ahead in FX ? RBA, UK Elections and NFP


"Central bank rate decisions, national elections, trade data and if that was not enough next week will close with the biggest indicator in forex, the non farm payrolls report. Let us not forget that th..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2015-05-01 21:36
Taggar: bank, forex, rate, report

Central Banks Have Forex Jockeying For Positions


"Sweden’s Riksbank relies on QE, no rate cut Dollar bulls feel the pressure Investors look to FOMC statement for rate timing clues BoJ and RBNZ no rate change expected Today’s forex action..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2015-04-29 12:52
Taggar: announcement, bank, bull, dollar, forex, rate

Greece: No News is Not Good News


"ECB’s QE providing Greek buffer Central Banks to dominate this weeks proceedings FOMC is the main event Forex unfazed with U.K elections No significant news has hit the markets regarding Greece..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2015-04-27 12:47
Taggar: bank, forex, market

Forex Brokers Update ? April 25th, 2015


"One new company has been listed this week: Zar FX — an unregulated MT4 Forex broker, which claims to be based in the United Kingdom. They provide ECN trading from $500 w..."

Blog: Forex Blog, Forex Trading Information
Tidsstämpel: 2015-04-25 20:12
Taggar: forex, leverage, trading

FX Market to Look at Factory Surveys in China and Europe


"China, Greece and the price of oil have been the three most discussed events this week in the forex market. The People?s Bank of China (PBOC) announced a cut in the reserve ratio for Chinese financial..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2015-04-20 22:22
Taggar: bank, financial, forex, forex market, market, oil

Forex Trade Entry Checklist


"An essential checklist for smooth execution of a basic Forex trading entry."

Blog: Forex Blog, Forex Trading Information
Tidsstämpel: 2015-04-20 20:38
Taggar: forex, forex trading, trading

Forex Brokers Update ? April 18th, 2015


"One new company has been added during the week: Solforex — a New Zealand regulated broker with MetaTrader 4 platform and several account types — from simple $200 m..."

Blog: Forex Blog, Forex Trading Information
Tidsstämpel: 2015-04-18 17:37
Taggar: brokers, forex, metatrader, spread, trading

ECB to Tout QE Success and BoC Expected Dovish


"  The European Central Bank (ECB) and the Bank of Canada (BoC) will capture the forex market spotlight tomorrow as they announce their respective benchmark rates. The market is not expecting the ECB t..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2015-04-14 18:45
Taggar: bank, forex, forex market, market, rate

Will U.S Retail Sales Test New EUR Lows?


"Yen looking for cross currency support UK narrowly avoids deflation U.S Retail sales to test EUR 12-year lows German bunds trade sub-0.14% There comes a time when trading in stretched forex markets yo..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2015-04-14 12:48
Taggar: currency, forex, forex market, market, retail sales, trading

Bitcoin in Forex ? Pay and Trade!


"I have added a list of Bitcoin Forex brokers and also an introductory description of Bitcoin as a payment system to EarnForex.com today. For now, ther..."

Blog: Forex Blog, Forex Trading Information
Tidsstämpel: 2015-04-12 21:29
Taggar: brokers, forex

Week Ahead in FX April 12 ? 19 US Retail Sales Could Rise with Warm Weather


"The next week in the forex market will feature two of the major central banks rate announcements: the European Central Bank and the Bank of Canada. No changes in rates or stimulus programs are expecte..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2015-04-12 17:34
Taggar: announcement, bank, forex, forex market, inflation, market, rate, rate announcements

Forex Brokers Update ? April 11th, 2015


"One new company has been added to the list of Forex brokers during the week that is ending: LCG — a prominent London-based company with FCA regulation and Meta..."

Blog: Forex Blog, Forex Trading Information
Tidsstämpel: 2015-04-11 19:44
Taggar: brokers, forex, leverage, metatrader

Note to Forex Magnates RSS Feed Subscribers


"Dear readers, With the launch of our new site, this feed will no longer be updated. All of our forex, fintech, binaries, executive and cryptocurrencies news, along with some new surprises, can be foun..."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2015-04-06 11:56
Taggar: currencies, finance, forex

Greek Finance Minister to Meet Christine Lagarde on Sunday


"In a last ditch attempt to salvage a deal, the finance minister of Greece, Yanis Varoufakis is going to meet with the Managing Director of the IMF Christine Lagarde on Sunday in Washington D.C. Read m..."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2015-04-04 22:28
Taggar: finance, forex

Monex Group Joins a Consortium of Investors forming Wealth Management Bank


"The Japanese company which owns a number of subsidiaries providing online securities and foreign exchange trading is venturing into a new business endeavor with a number of partners. Read more The pos..."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2015-04-04 21:51
Taggar: bank, foreign exchange, forex, trading

Forex Brokers Update ? April 4th, 2015


"One more week with three new companies listed: NewForex — a Russian MT4 broker with up to 1:1000 leverage in Forex trading. The account can be opened with as little..."

FX Volumes for GMO Click Securities Rise 2% MoM in March 2015


"The volumes reached in March 2015 was ¥116.03 trillion, above the previous month's figure of ¥113.80 trillion. In a yearly comparison, March 2015?s FX volumes are more impressive, almost doubling Marc..."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2015-04-03 13:34
Taggar: forex

MONEX?s Global FX Trading Volume Jumped Up 27.7% MoM in March


"The group?s global FX trading volume in March 2015 was $41 billion, a jump of about 27.7% but part of it can be explained by having three extra business days compared with the previous two months. Re..."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2015-04-03 13:09
Taggar: forex, fx trading, trading

Ex Commerzbank MD Beat Nussbaumer Lands at Bank of America


"As first reported by Forex Magnates, Mr. Nussbaumer will join the US headquartered bank to assume a similar position to the one he held at Commerzbank, after the latter has transferred FX positions to..."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2015-04-03 06:16
Taggar: bank, forex, report

MOEX Reports March 2015 Volumes, Notches Consecutive Monthly Gain


"The Moscow Exchange (MOEX) has just reported its trading volumes for the month ending March 2015, yielding $388.6 billion (RUB 22.0 trillion) in monthly FX market turnover. Read more The post MOEX Rep..."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2015-04-02 22:17
Taggar: forex, fx market, market, report, trading

Evidence that the US Dollar is Starting Another Leg Higher


"Our guest blogger Clive Lambert presents us a chart, that was very popular on Twitter and that shouldn't be missed. Read more The post Evidence that the US Dollar is Starting Another Leg Higher appea..."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2015-04-02 22:15
Taggar: dollar, forex

Currency Mountain Holdings Acquires TraderMade Systems


"Currency Mountain Holdings, LLC, the holding company behind FXDD, has acquired TraderMade Systems Ltd., a supplier of technical analysis solutions for the FX industry. Read more The post Currency Moun..."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2015-04-02 20:21
Taggar: analysis, currency, forex, fxdd, technical analysis

InstaForex Quits Self-Regulatory Body KROUFR After Just One Month


"FinPotrebSoyuz, suggested by the broker to its clients, is not a very well-known body in the Russian forex industry and its ability to handle complex cases such as negative slippage or requotes is dou..."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2015-04-02 19:12
Taggar: forex

CME Group Foreign Exchange Trading Volumes Swell 27% In March


"Increased G7 FX volatility has brought higher trading volumes to the Chicago Mercantile Exchange during the month of March, after shedding a fifth in February as range trading ensued across major pair..."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2015-04-02 18:50
Taggar: foreign exchange, forex, trading

FXCM Inc Announces Repayment of Additional $54 Mln of Leucadia Loan


"FXCM Inc will avoid the additional contingent financing fee totaling $30 million according to the terms of its agreement with Leucadia National and will be repaying another $12 million in the coming w..."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2015-04-02 18:10
Taggar: forex

UK Subsidiary of YJFX Gulliver FX to Shut Down Operations in May


"YJFX subsidiary Gulliver FX has made a strategic decision to close its doors after less than a year of operating and will be shutting down its MT4 offering in May after already suspending its own plat..."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2015-04-02 17:27
Taggar: forex, rate

Greece Fails on Reforms, Buffet Says Grexit No ?Bad Thing? for Euro


"Another round of discussions between Greece and its creditors failed to yield any results despite a revised reforms proposal package which the Greek government?s representatives presented during a tel..."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2015-04-02 14:47
Taggar: forex

Some Clients of Alpari UK Still Pending Access to Claims Portal


"About 1,200 clients of Alpari UK who held trades in the CHF around the time of the black swan event on the 15th of January have yet to get pricing on their trades confirmed several months after the SN..."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2015-04-02 14:01
Taggar: forex

Playtech Acquires Markets.com (TradeFX) for up to ?250 Million


"Playtech is acquiring TradeFX in a deal valued up to ?250 million. TradeFX is the holding company behind the Markets.com brand and their forex and binary options trading technology. Read more The pos..."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2015-04-02 12:43
Taggar: forex, market, trading

ASIC Suspends Licence of AGM Markets for Six Months


"After AGM Markets stopped operating in May 2014, the Australian regulator has taken the decision to suspend its license despite the intentions by the brokerage to re-start servicing clients in April 2..."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2015-04-02 11:45
Taggar: forex, market

CFTC Data Shows GAIN Capital Retail FX Funds Grow 5.48% in February


"CFTC reported retail FX funds held at registered brokerages operating in the United States have decreased by -0.96% MoM in February 2015 from the month of January Read more The post CFTC Data Shows GA..."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2015-04-02 03:45
Taggar: forex, report

Deutsche Börse Reports Monthly Turnover of $175 Billion in March 2015


"German trading venue, Deutsche Börse, has reported its monthly turnover for its cash markets in March 2015, yielding a figure of $175.0 billion (?162.6 billion). Read more The post Deutsche Börse Repo..."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2015-04-02 03:02
Taggar: forex, market, report, trading

Skrill Group Caps Acquisition of Ukash, Fortifying Euro-Market Penetration


"Skrill Group has completed its acquisition of Ukash, a UK-based electronic money system and payments provider, capping a deal that has been nearly five months in the making. Read more The post Skrill..."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2015-04-02 03:01
Taggar: forex, market

Court Forces Dutch Watchdog to Issue First Binary Options License


"The Rotterdam Administrative Court as well as the CBB Appeals Court ruled that AFM should immediately issue a license to Optieclub. Optieclub could no longer be expected to wait for its license. Read..."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2015-04-01 23:19
Taggar: forex

Interactive Brokers Reports Flat Trading Volumes For March 2015


"Interactive Brokers Group Inc. (NASDAQ:IBKR) has just released its trading volumes for the month ending in March 2015, which saw Daily Average Revenue Trades (DARTs) virtually unchanged MoM. Read more..."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2015-04-01 22:27
Taggar: brokers, forex, report, trading

Currency Cloud Granted E-Money License from the FCA


"Currency Cloud, providers of a cross currency payment engine has announced on their blog that they have been granted an electronic money (e-money) license from the UK?s Finance Conduct Authority (FCA)..."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2015-04-01 21:11
Taggar: currency, finance, forex

Excessively High Leverage Continues to Haunt the Forex Industry


"Less than three months after the SNB crisis retail foreign exchange is back where it was before the 15th of January 2015, as companies continue to loudly offer between 1:666 and 1:2000 leverage. Read..."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2015-04-01 21:00
Taggar: foreign exchange, forex, leverage

RoboForex Launches 1:1000 Leverage Offer, Resets CHF Margin Requirements


"How responsibly can traders handle higher leverage ratios when trading on financial markets will remain a vibrant debate, Forex Magnates reporters spoke to the marketing director of RoboForex Andrei I..."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2015-04-01 18:42
Taggar: financial, forex, leverage, margin, market, report, trading

Heads of Nasdaq, London Stock Exchange and ICAP: MiFID II Rules Won?t Work


"Michael Spencer, chief executive of ICAP, Xavier Rolet, chief executive of the London Stock Exchange Group, and Hans-Ole Jochumsen, president of Nasdaq send a letter to ESMA warning about Open Access..."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2015-04-01 18:06
Taggar: forex

GAIN Capital Acquisition of City Index Totals $1.1 Billion Client Funds


"According to a company announcement, GAIN Capital Holdings (NYSE:GAIN) has completed the acquisition of U.K. brokerage City Index. After the conclusion of the deal, the company stated that the combine..."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2015-04-01 16:06
Taggar: announcement, forex

GMO Click Officially Traded on JASDAQ, Re-Launches Binary on FX Prime


"GMO Click is now officially listed on the JASDAQ Securities Exchange after a very volatile first day of trading and the announcement that it will be re-launching a binary options solution through its..."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2015-04-01 15:49
Taggar: announcement, forex, trading

Regulation of Gold, Silver, Crude and WM/Reuters London 4pm Fixes Starts Today


"Following the scandals around the manipulation of the LIBOR and the WM/Reuters London 4pm Closing Spot Rate, the UK's Financial Conduct Authority will begin today to regulate seven additional financia..."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2015-04-01 15:02
Taggar: financial, forex, gold, rate

Exclusive: SNB Governor Jordan Establishes ?Central Bank Risk Free? FX Hedge Fund


"After shocking the forex markets and triggering billion dollar losses across the board, Thomas Jordan will spearhead a private fund predicting central banks' moves. "It takes one to know one", elite i..."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2015-04-01 14:34
Taggar: bank, dollar, forex, forex market, market

CWM FX Held Acquisition Talks with GEMFX Before Heron Tower Raid


"The target company has been authorized to hold and control client money funds with the UK Financial Conduct Authority with a matched principal license allowing STP operations and agency model operatio..."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2015-04-01 13:57
Taggar: financial, forex

First Derivatives Acquires Affinity Systems to Expand Big Data Services


"First Derivatives expands its foray into big data analytics with its acquisition of Canadian Affinity Systems, a provider of software development and consultancy service for up to £7.7 million. Read..."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2015-04-01 13:38
Taggar: forex

Click 365 Volumes on the Tokyo Financial Exchange Tick Higher in March


"Trading volumes on the Tokyo Financial Exchange surged 10% in March with the EUR/USD rollercoaster sparking intensive trading activity which led to a year-on-year growth totaling 336 per cent. Read mo..."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2015-04-01 13:11
Taggar: financial, forex, trading

Dollar ? Looking for Reasons to Trade Higher


"USD look for a spark- perhaps NFP? Euro PMI’s fail to disappoint Greece’s time is running out CB’s to run down EUR reserves further With month-end, quarter-end and a plethora of equi..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2015-04-01 12:54
Taggar: forex, point

ICAP plc & Two Japanese Banks Dismissed from LIBOR Class Action


"ICAP plc has been already fined by European regulators for facilitating the operations of a banking cartel which manipulated the Japanese Yen London Interbank Borrowing Rates in February this year. Re..."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2015-04-01 12:37
Taggar: bank, forex, rate

Breaking: BATS Global Markets Hotspot Volumes Rebound in March


"The rise in trading activity across the board and excessive volatility in some major pairs led to a stark rebound in trading volumes at one of the leading ECNs in the FX industry, BATS owned Hotspot..."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2015-04-01 11:34
Taggar: forex, market, trading

FOMC Launches Revolutionary Interest Rate Setting Mechanism


"While all the progressive Forex trading community was trying to guesstimate the date of the next interest rate increase by the Fed, the FOMC Chairwoman acted in..."

Blog: Forex Blog, Forex Trading Information
Tidsstämpel: 2015-04-01 09:17
Taggar: forex, forex trading, rate, trading

Product Review: Straticator Brings Simplicity to the World of Algo-Trading for Retail Investors


"Straticator, an advanced trading platform for traders active in the financial markets space offers a range of key functionality but its algorithmic trading functionality sets it apart as it enables ne..."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2015-04-01 02:22
Taggar: financial, forex, market, trading

Commodity Derivatives Volumes to Spike as Chinese Influence Strengthens


"Chinese traders are the new force in commodity derivatives trading as market practises support an uptake in activity. The LME acts as a hub and CEO, Garry Jones, is bullish on the exchanges? role in a..."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2015-04-01 01:29
Taggar: bull, forex, market, trading

Sensai ?High End Data Science at Radical Price Point?


"Aiming to be ?Palantir for everyone else, a high-end data science platform delivered at a radical price point", Sensai launches today to provide unstructured data analysis to the financial industry. R..."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2015-03-31 23:06
Taggar: analysis, financial, forex, point

ITG Delivers New Algorithm Designed for Retail Brokers


"The ITG Smart Limit Retail Algorithm is designed to assist retail companies in managing their order flows from the liquidity providers better, while continuing to deliver best execution to their clien..."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2015-03-31 21:44
Taggar: brokers, forex

Investors Turn Cautious after Shanghai Stocks Reach A Seven-Year High


"On Monday, the SHCOMP reached its highest mark since March 2008 following talks about possible further monetary stimulus by the People's Bank of China. Read more The post Investors Turn Cautious after..."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2015-03-31 19:04
Taggar: bank, forex

Portware Reports 40% YoY Growth, Plans for Singapore Office as APAC Demand Grows


"Portware, a provider of multi-asset automation solutions and transaction cost analysis (TCA) tools, announced that they have achieved 40% year-over-year growth for Q1 of their 2015 fiscal year Read mo..."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2015-03-31 18:02
Taggar: analysis, forex, report

Ben Bernanke Launches a Blog About Finance, Economics and.. Baseball


"After opinions of former U.S. Federal Reserve Chairs have been consistently valued by the investment community, after pioneering quantitative easing in the U.S., Ben Bernanke has decided to become the..."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2015-03-31 15:27
Taggar: finance, forex, investment

KVB Kunlun Shares Spike Higher 13% as Leveraged & Cash FX Incomes Rise


"KVB Kunlun reported its full year 2014 financial results this morning, detailing that margin from the company?s FX operations have improved materially in the final four months of the year as volatilit..."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2015-03-31 13:20
Taggar: financial, forex, leverage, margin, report, share, shares

Germany Vows to Uphold its Status as the Preferred Destination for Offshore Chinese Trading


"A new partnership between Chinese banking giant, China Construction Bank, and German trading venue, Deutsche Borse, strengthens ties between the two nations as they develop trade and commerce. Read mo..."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2015-03-31 02:03
Taggar: bank, forex, trading

PFSOFT Protrader Multi-Asset Platform Gets Alliance News Service


"PFSOFT LLC and Alliance News Ltd announced last week the launch of the addition of a professional real-time equities news service the the multi-asset trading platform Protrader. Read more The post PFS..."

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Tidsstämpel: 2015-03-30 23:13
Taggar: forex, trading

P2P Lending Remains Hot Ticket as RateSetter Secures £20 Million in Funding


"RateSetter has announced that they have secured £20 million in funding to be used to invest in their technology as well as to expand their operations through marketing and new hires. Read more The po..."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2015-03-30 22:00
Taggar: forex, market, rate

Exclusive: Global Head of FX James Ellery Parts Ways with JPMorgan


"Mr. Ellery was promoted to the role of global head of foreign exchange at JPMorgan succeeding Kahayn Mirza, who relinquished his role and headed to rival Goldman Sachs a year ago this March. Read more..."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2015-03-30 21:48
Taggar: foreign exchange, forex, gold

Seedrs Goes to the Valley, Adds Lyft and Path Founders to Advisory Board Before US Launch


"Seedrs has announced two new additions to its advisory board. Being added are noted Silicon Valley entrepreneurs, Path CEO and co-Founder Dave Morin and Lyft CEO and co-Founder Logan Green. Read more..."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2015-03-30 20:21
Taggar: forex

USD Rally No Longer a Counter-Trend? Index Chart Has the Answers


"Cary Artac, a veteran Futures and ETF analyst, offers an analysis of the issues concerning the US dollar?s mid to longer-term directional bias, and those fundamental forces acting upon it into later 2..."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2015-03-30 20:06
Taggar: analysis, dollar, forex

Kabbage Partners with Orchard Platform to Integrate Technology for Karrot


"Orchard Platform has announced that it has partnered with Kabbage to provide its investment and analytics technology for Kabbage's consumer lending offering, Karrot. Read more The post Kabbage Partne..."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2015-03-30 19:58
Taggar: forex, investment, rate

Derivatives Trading on Euronext Suspended for Over an Hour


"The derivatives market on Euronext has gone dark for an hour and fifteen minutes due to a technical issue after a Common Customer Gateway issue in early European trading after a re-start of a Euronext..."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2015-03-30 17:42
Taggar: forex, market, trading

Hong Kong Hedge Funds? Assets under Management Reach New Record


"A survey by the Hong Kong Securities and Futures Commission (SFC) found that hedge funds in the Chinese financial hub had a record US$120.9 billion in assets under management as of September 2014. Rea..."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2015-03-30 16:45
Taggar: financial, forex

Mobile App BUX: Trading Made Simple While Retaining Clients


"In a year when gamification has become a buzzword, the financial industry has not been left on the side from the ongoing trend of introducing more entertaining ways to engage user behavior and retain..."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2015-03-30 14:57
Taggar: financial, forex, trading

Global Retail Investors Bullish on USD & Stocks, Expect Fed Hike in H2


"The giant Tokyo-based global financial broker, Monex, has released its sixteenth sentiment survey, showing that traders worldwide are still optimistic and expect the US Federal Reserve to raise intere..."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2015-03-30 14:32
Taggar: bull, financial, forex, rate

HotForex Relaunches Copy Trading Based on The FxStat Social Network


"Copy trading should not be a new concept for clients of HotForex as the broker used to support ZuluTrade. The broker offered the solution up until January 4th, 2014, when it removed the ZuluTrade plat..."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2015-03-30 13:05
Taggar: forex, trading, zulutrade

Will This Week?s Data Determine The Dollar?s Fate?


"As April approaches, the week ahead is a full economic calendar with fresh data that should give us some clarity as to whether the correction is over or a more meaningful top is in place. Read more T..."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2015-03-30 12:52
Taggar: dollar, forex

Reevaluating 2015 Fintech Trends ? All About Marketplace Lending


"2014 was a great year for the P2P lending sector, highlighted by LendingClub's multi-billion IPO. But the market may only be getting started as borrowers and banks realize the benefits and come on bo..."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2015-03-29 21:29
Taggar: bank, forex, market

FXCM?s Future in Focus, Sells Its Japan Unit to Rakuten Securities


"There were myriad events and stories facing a variety of FX brokers and institutional players in the industry throughout the week ? in particular, two big name brokers each sold off aspects of their o..."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2015-03-29 02:01
Taggar: brokers, forex

FXCM & Alpari UK Sell as Chelsea FC?s Forex Partnership Blows Up


"This week has seen some shake ups with FXCM Japan and Alpari UK client data switching hands, amid a consolidation in the payment solutions industry and CWM group grapples with a surge of bad news. Rea..."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2015-03-29 02:01
Taggar: forex

Forex Brokers Update ? March 28th, 2015


"Two new unregulated brokers have been added to the list on EarnForex.com today. Although I am not a big fan of Forex regulation myself, none of the new websites..."

Blog: Forex Blog, Forex Trading Information
Tidsstämpel: 2015-03-28 18:05
Taggar: brokers, forex

Getting to Know a Sponsor Beyond the Package ? How Much Due Diligence is Enough?


"Major football clubs have been stigmatised by sponsorship deals that have caused them monetary troubles and bad press. How important is due diligence of a sponsor in light of the cases and who takes r..."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2015-03-28 03:58
Taggar: forex

CWM Denies Allegations Continues to Look for FCA Licensed Partner


"The company was using Leverate?s license before the partnership between the companies was abruptly terminated prompting CWM to look for another FCA regulated service provider to deliver FX trading. Re..."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2015-03-28 02:44
Taggar: forex, fx trading, rate, trading

Bitcoin Picks: Russia Eying Bitcoin Ban, Ransomware Terrorizes School


"A variety of developments transpired in the cryptocurrency realm this week, perhaps none more groundbreaking than musings surrounding Russia?s potential ban of bitcoin. Read more The post Bitcoin Pick..."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2015-03-28 02:01
Taggar: currency, forex

Borse Dubai Benefits from Bull-Run in UK Equities as it Divests London Stock Exchange Stake


"Borse Dubai, an entity under the Investment Corporation of Dubai a sovereign wealth fund takes advantage of rising stock prices and shelves its holdings in the UK's main equities and bond exchange, LS..."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2015-03-28 00:28
Taggar: bull, forex, investment

Greek Reforms Package to be Discussed Tonight in Brussels


"If negotiations between the Greek government representatives and their Eurozone creditors do not yield progress before the FX market closes tonight, the euro crosses on Monday could kick off on a vola..."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2015-03-27 22:27
Taggar: forex, fx market, market

Breaking: Saxo Bank Announces New Trading Platform SaxoTrader GO


"The new Saxo Bank platform SaxoTrader Go is a complete redesign of the existing solution, adding HTML5 charting in a web version and new iOS and Android applications for a completely redesigned suite..."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2015-03-27 19:11
Taggar: bank, forex, trading

CRFIN Blacklists FX Fraudster, Trade Union: List Grows to 43 Firms


"The Centre for Regulation in OTC Financial Instruments and Technologies (CRFIN), Russia?s self-regulatory body, has expanded its black list to include the services of FX provider, Trade Union, accordi..."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2015-03-27 13:50
Taggar: financial, forex

EUR/USD ? Euro Afraid of Heights


"Street waits for Yellen this afternoon Middle-East Tensions subside Forex liquidity remains a premium Market trying to avoid lopsided trades over Q1 end U.S dollar buyers are back with a vengeance as..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2015-03-27 12:44
Taggar: dollar, forex, market

ASIC Issues Public Warning on FX Provider, Grandegoldens Pty Ltd


"The Australian Securities and Investments Commission (ASIC) has issued a warning to the public and investors in the retail FX industry on the actions of named Grandegoldens Pty Ltd, according to an AS..."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2015-03-27 11:40
Taggar: forex, gold, investment

Technology Drives Bombay Stock Exchange?s Growing Market Share in FX Derivatives


"The arrival of a faster, robust and more efficient trading system has supported exponential growth at the Bombay Stock Exchange in its currency futures segment, says the BSE's CEO. Read more The post..."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2015-03-27 01:29
Taggar: currency, forex, market, share, trading, trading system

Breaking: LQD Markets Almost Gets Liquidity Support Before Bankruptcy


"The total amount of missing client money has bubbled up to $2.8 million after the special administrator of the company, Baker Tilly, established that additional 137 clients were owed almost $1.5 milli..."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2015-03-27 01:00
Taggar: bank, forex, market

ICAP to Separate the EBS-BrokerTec Alliance According to Bloomberg


"Leading inter dealer broker, ICAP is planning to terminate the recent coalition of its electronic trading solution for FX & Fixed Income markets, as reported by Bloomberg. Read more The post ICAP..."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2015-03-26 23:45
Taggar: forex, market, rate, report, trading

SEC Charges Unregistered Broker-Dealer Partners of Global Fixed Income


"Global Fixed Income had effectively hired 21 unregistered broker-dealers to buy billions of dollars worth of newly issued bonds illegally between July 2009 and June 2012 promoting a $5 million settlem..."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2015-03-26 21:55
Taggar: dollar, forex

ETX Capital CEO Andrew Edwards Weighs in on Alpari UK Acquisition


"After ETX Capital announced the purchase of Alpari UK's client base from special administrator KPMG, Forex Magnates reporters have reached out to the CEO of the firm in order to acquire more details a..."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2015-03-26 20:29
Taggar: forex, report

FCA Raising Regulatory Fees For First Time Since 2010


"The Financial Conduct Authority (FCA) is consulting on its fee schedule for all regulated firms for the 2015/16 financial year, requisite to covering the cost of the FCA?s regulatory activities. Read..."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2015-03-26 18:45
Taggar: financial, forex

Interview with Stanislav Vaneev, CEO of Grand Capital


"Following five months without interviews of the important people in the Forex industry, I finally present you with an interview with Stanislav Vaneev — the..."

Blog: Forex Blog, Forex Trading Information
Tidsstämpel: 2015-03-26 18:40
Taggar: forex

Alpari UK Sells Client Data to UK Brokerage ETX Capital


"In what is potentially a multimillion pound deal, clients will have the opportunity to get their outstanding balances which are due from Alpari UK to get transferred to their trading accounts with ETX..."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2015-03-26 17:24
Taggar: forex, pound, trading

This Year Will Mark the Yen?s Low


"Although we cannot rule out another test of the 124-128 level later this year. In the short-term the break back down below the 120 level was fueled by the safe haven appeal of the JPY. Read more The..."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2015-03-26 16:49
Taggar: forex

Binary Options Broker EZ Trader Fined ?10,000 by CySEC


"According to an announcement made by the Cyprus Securities and Exchange Commission, binary options broker EZ Trader has been fined ?10,000 in relation to its briefly suspended license last year. Read..."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2015-03-26 16:36
Taggar: announcement, forex

STOXX Introduces Daily Currency-Hedged Indices Offering


"STOXX Limited, a provider of tradable and global index concepts across a number of asset classes, has launched daily currency-hedged versions based on a cascade of existing STOXX offerings. Read more..."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2015-03-26 16:04
Taggar: currency, forex

New US SEC Rule to Target HFT Proprietary Trading Shops


"The U.S. financial regulator is proposing a new rule requiring active broker-dealers trading off-exchange products to become members of a national securities association, thereby enhancing regulatory..."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2015-03-26 15:10
Taggar: financial, forex, trading

FXPro Slashes Commission on All Futures Products By Nearly a Third


"FX, futures, and CFD broker, FXPro has informed its clients of a notable reduction of its charged commission across all of its tradable futures products to the tune of 30%. Read more The post FXPro Sl..."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2015-03-26 15:08
Taggar: forex

Accenture: $12.2 Billion in Investments Lands into Fintech Sector in 2014


"In a report from Accenture, investments into fintech firms tripled in 2014 to $12.2 billion from $4.05 billion in 2013 with Europe being the top growing market for investments last year. Read more The..."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2015-03-26 12:49
Taggar: forex, investment, market, report

NZX Expands Asset Suite with Exchange Traded Options


"The NZX is slated to launch a new equity options offering for market participants, following the approval of New Zealand?s Financial Markets Authority (FMA) ? the exchange is targeting an April 24, 20..."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2015-03-26 12:11
Taggar: financial, forex, market

Chelsea FC Removes CWM FX from Sponsors List


"The leading football club has declined comment earlier today about the future of the relationship with the troubled broker, but an update of the sponsors page can be understood as the club's response..."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2015-03-26 02:01
Taggar: forex

CFTC Revokes Altamont Global?s License to Prevent ?Any More Fraud?


"The CFTC, has retracted Altamont Global's license, the firm that was found guilty of committing fraud relating to margin FX. CFTC hopes that the firm and its associated person John Wilkins, are unable..."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2015-03-26 01:05
Taggar: forex, margin

UK Lists First Money Market ETF Quoted in Renminbi as it Steps-Up Offshore Chinese Trading


"London continues to position itself as the future for overseas China financial trading as the LSE lists the first money market ETF, denominated in RMB, with the new instrument giving access to the Chi..."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2015-03-25 23:25
Taggar: economy, financial, financial trading, forex, market, trading

Breaking: CWM Responds to City of London Police Investigation


"The Chelsea FC sponsor claims that there might be a coordinated effort to tarnish the group's reputation as CWM have made an offer to the City of London Police to ring fence client funds to allay any..."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2015-03-25 21:32
Taggar: forex

Alpari FX Volume Down 15% MoM in Russia and the CIS Countries


"Alpari Russia has released its February 2015 turnover in Russia and the CIS countries. Coming in at just $74.7 billion the figures is 15% lower than January as volatility post SNB decision has decreas..."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2015-03-25 18:41
Taggar: forex

FCA Warns Against GMT Markets Limited and LCG Clone Tradignition


"The UK financial regulatory body has issued a couple of warnings against unauthorized firms providing broking services without authorization, with Tradeignition imposting as LCG when soliciting client..."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2015-03-25 18:16
Taggar: financial, forex, market

Catching Up with London Capital Group?s Charles-Henri Sabet


"Gaining a better understanding of LCG's restructuring and their strategies for 2015 and beyond, Forex Magnates spoke with CEO Charles-Henri Sabet about expansion, technology, their B2B business and mo..."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2015-03-25 17:46
Taggar: forex, rate

Breaking: FXCM Inc to Sell its FXCM Japan Unit to Rakuten Securities


"The deal is worth $62 million, with the sale of the Japanese unit of FXCM resulting in the recovery of regulatory capital totaling $22 million, making the total proceeds from the deal with Rakuten wor..."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2015-03-25 16:09
Taggar: forex

XTB Warns about Forex Double Trading Robot


"XTB is warning against Forex Double and their trading robot stating they aren't authorized to display their name in their advertisements and that they are providing false information. Read more The po..."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2015-03-25 15:51
Taggar: forex, trading

Breaking: Chelsea FC Partners CWM Were Target of Police Heron Tower Raid


"The City police is urging anyone who has invested in CWM?s managed funds offering 5% interest per month to get in contact. The 13 arrests this month were meant to "stop what we believe was an ongoing..."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2015-03-25 13:15
Taggar: forex

EURO Marches Higher


"EUR bulls need a ?1.1000 close for confidence U.S inflation remains benign German growth solid in Q1 on QE HUF Central Bank Surprises The Euro is doing its best to shake that ‘bad boy’ ima..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2015-03-25 12:51
Taggar: bank, bull, dollar, forex, forex market, inflation, market

O-SYSTEMS to Open a Tokyo Office as Part of Asian Expansion in 2015


"Boutique binary options platform developer O-SYSTEM reports extensive growth in 2015. The technology provider announces its plans to continue the growth with new additions to their technology and glob..."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2015-03-25 12:44
Taggar: forex, report

LCG Spread Betting and CFDs Revenue down 7% YoY, Sabet Turned CEO


"Alongside its final results statement released this morning, London Capital Group announced a change to the board of directors. Charles-Henri Sabet, currently executive chairman, will assume the role..."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2015-03-25 12:01
Taggar: forex, spread

FXCM Markets Competes with Global CFD Giants ? Extends Equity CFD Range


"FXCM, is planning to enhance its product range to cater to the needs of international share traders. The multi-asset provider?s, FXCM Markets entity, will enter the world of single-stock CFDs accordin..."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2015-03-25 02:58
Taggar: forex, market, share

Dutch Regulator and Courts Battle-it-Out as Binary Options Provider Gets Licence Ruling Restored


"In a surprise ruling, Binary Options broker, Optieclub, is expected to receive authorisation to offer financial trading products under Holland's AFM after courts rejected their decision not to regulat..."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2015-03-25 01:29
Taggar: financial, financial trading, forex, trading

KPMG Warns Alpari?s Traders of So-Called Fraudulent ?Alpari UK China Support Team?


"FX traders in China should be weary of a group of fraudsters that come to deceive them under the Alpari banner according to KPMG. A team claiming to provide support is actually a fraudster. Read more..."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2015-03-24 23:34
Taggar: forex, fx trade

TRADOLOGIC?s Back Office Now Available in Multiple Languages


"With the new translation widget, TRADOLOGIC white label brokers customers will be able to change the platform?s entire back office interface into more than twenty languages with just a single click. R..."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2015-03-24 20:31
Taggar: brokers, forex

CWMFX?s Parent Group Linked to Massive Offshore Ponzi Scheme, Researcher Says


"According to Offshore Alert, CWM World is linked to a $16 billion Ponzi scheme run by the Mauritius-based Belvedere Management Limited, as sources close to the firm have dismissed the report as inaccu..."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2015-03-24 20:29
Taggar: forex, rate, report

Firms in Singapore, Malaysia, Germany & UAE Top Ranks of CNY Endorsers


"According to the results from HSBC?s annual RMB survey usage has been steadily climbing with discussions about the Chinese yuan as a business enabler reaching about 22% of company boards worldwide. Re..."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2015-03-24 19:53
Taggar: forex

Former Rabobank Trader Pleads Guilty of LIBOR Manipulation


"Former senior derivatives trader at the London desk of Dutch Rabobank, Lee Stewart, pleaded guilty in the U.S. federal court related to charges accusing him of participating in manipulation of the U.S..."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2015-03-24 19:10
Taggar: bank, dollar, forex

French Financial Watchdogs Update List of Unauthorized Forex Brokers


"France?s financial regulators, the Autorité des Marchés Financiers and the ACPR, have released a list of 65 websites offering forex trading without authorisation to provide financial services in the c..."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2015-03-24 18:56
Taggar: brokers, financial, forex, forex trading, trading

Canadian RMB Hub Launches with Inaugural First Trades at BMO


"Spearheaded by Canadian lawmakers as part of policies to strengthen its relationship with China, the RMB Hub for the Americas launched this week with first trades taking place at the office of BMO Fin..."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2015-03-24 18:39
Taggar: financial, forex

Kabbage Scales its Alternative Finance Platform with New Licensing Model


"Inaugurating their new licensing model, Kabbage has partnered with Kikka Capital of Australia, which will use their lending technology platform to begin to offer services to small businesses in May. R..."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2015-03-24 17:51
Taggar: finance, forex

50% Chance that Greece Will Leave the Euro, Says George Soros


"The legendary FX trader also said that the start of European QE at the same time the U.S contemplates raising interest rates "probably creates some great opportunities for hedge funds but I'm no longe..."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2015-03-24 17:04
Taggar: forex, fx trade, rate

Are We about to Enter a Golden Period for the XAU/USD?


"This article is written by Matthew Clark who is the owner of Global Forex Pros.  ABOUT THE AUTHOR: Matthew has been a trader for more than 20 years running FX desks at major banks and retail brokers..."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2015-03-24 15:30
Taggar: bank, brokers, forex, gold

ADS Enables OREX Connectivity to Traiana, DealHub, MarkitServ & RTNS


"The Abu Dhabi-based global brokerage firm says these services can be fully integrated with the OREX Optim trading platform, delivering straight-through processing and increased operational efficiency..."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2015-03-24 14:01
Taggar: forex, rate, trading

BATS Hotspot FX Targets Europe by Launching London Matching Engine


"According to an announcement made by one of the leading institutional foreign foreign exchange market places, Hotspot FX, which is now fully owned and operated by BATS Global Markets, the company is g..."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2015-03-24 12:57
Taggar: announcement, foreign exchange, forex, market, rate

BATS Hotspot Targets Europe by Launching London Matching Engine


"According to an announcement made by one of the leading institutional foreign exchange marketplaces, Hotspot FX, which is now fully owned and operated by BATS Global Markets, the company is going to e..."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2015-03-24 12:57
Taggar: announcement, foreign exchange, forex, market, rate

First Derivatives Acquires Software Development Firm ActivateClients


"One of the leading providers of financial software and consulting services, First Derivatives (LON:FDP) announced it has fully acquired ActivateClients Limited (ActivateClients) for initial considerat..."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2015-03-24 11:23
Taggar: financial, forex

Monex Group Inc On Track to Report Higher Y/Y Revenues in Q4


"The globally operating Japanese company Monex Group has been on track to deliver a higher net revenue figure during the fourth quarter of 2015 as the volatility across various asset classes has been m..."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2015-03-24 11:01
Taggar: forex, report

FXCM?s Australian Entity Deploys Updated Negative Balance Rules


"FXCM continues to amend its trading conditions post-SNB, the firm reported a revised policy for traders registered under its Australian regulated entity. The revisions will cover the first $50,000 of..."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2015-03-24 02:42
Taggar: forex, report, trading

Mobile Advertising on the Agenda for Gaming & FX Entrepreneur Teddy Sagi with Stake in glipsa


"A prominent figure in the world of currency trading and online gaming, Teddy Sagi, has extended his portfolio of companies to include a mobile advertising firm. The entrepreneur has acquired a 75% sta..."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2015-03-24 01:26
Taggar: currency, currency trading, forex, trading

MCX Adopts New Name in Clean-Up Exercise ? The Name?s, Exchange, Metropolitan Exchange of India


"Indian multi-asset trading venue, MCX-SX changes name after gaining approval from Registrar of Companies, the exchange will continue to operate as the Metropolitan Stock Exchange of India Ltd. Read mo..."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2015-03-24 00:39
Taggar: forex, rate, trading

New LBMA Gold Price Fixing Still Leaves Only Six Market Makers


"Despite the launch of the new benchmark LBMA gold price fixing and the transparency of an electronic market making process, the number of banks bidding in the auction remains disappointingly low. Read..."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2015-03-23 22:37
Taggar: bank, forex, gold, market, point

Breaking: Social Trading Network FX Stat Adds to its FCA License


"After being regulated for about four years by the U.K. Financial Conduct Authority (FCA), FX Stat has obtained a new set of permissions for its license including funds management and advisory services..."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2015-03-23 20:49
Taggar: financial, forex, trading

Social Trading Network FX Stat Upgrades its FCA License


"The changes make FX Stat fully compliant with updated FCA social trading regulations and license the firm to be providing STP execution services in forex, futures, commodities and spread betting contr..."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2015-03-23 20:49
Taggar: forex, spread, trading

Discussing Design Based Data Messaging Integration with Volante Technologies


"Wth the release of their latest messaging integration software, version 5.1, Forex Magnates spoke to Fiona Hamilton, VP Europe and Asia at Volante Technologies to learn more about the upgrade. Read mo..."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2015-03-23 19:17
Taggar: forex

After SNB Boost, CLS Daily FX Volumes Went Back Down 16.5% in February


"Last month, CLS revealed it experienced a 16% jump in volumes on the back of the SNB crisis. The new data shows that the FX market returned to normality in February without the extreme market volatili..."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2015-03-23 19:00
Taggar: forex, fx market, market

CWM FX Suspends Service After Leverate Cut All Ties to the Broker


"Forex Magnates has learned that Leverate has notified clients of CWM FX that the broker is switching liquidity providers and that they need to withdraw funds and will be able to redeposit when a new p..."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2015-03-23 18:52
Taggar: forex, rate

DMM FX Australia Goes against Higher Margin Requirements Trends


"There has been an almost universal consensus across the industry that higher margin requirements are “the new normal” in the forex business in a post-Swiss National Bank world. One of the..."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2015-03-23 18:08
Taggar: bank, forex, margin, market

EUR/USD Continues Move Higher


"EUR/USD extended its rally during the current trading session as the relatively dovish policy statement released from by Federal Reserve last week continues to affect the ..."

Rising Global Stock Indexes Plus Dollar Momentum Triggers Demand for Currency hedging


"Investors in Japanese and European stocks are benefiting from bull markets in those regions but the dollar's strength against the euro and yen is biting into gains. The solution, currency hedged fund..."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2015-03-23 15:57
Taggar: bull, currency, dollar, forex, hedging, market

Skrill Bought by Rival Payments Provider Neteller for ?1.1 Billion


"Optimal Payments Plc (LSE: OPAY), the group behind the popular NETELLER payment solution has just revealed it would buy rival Skrill Group for a sum of about ?1.1 billion in order to expand its online..."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2015-03-23 14:29
Taggar: forex, neteller

The FOMC Nailed it, the Dollar that is


"With a new low made last week in GBP/USD as expected and the USD sell off post FOMC we will look below at last week?s price action and see what opportunities lie ahead in the coming week. Read more Th..."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2015-03-23 13:36
Taggar: dollar, forex

Dollar Falls Foul of Fed Rhetoric


"Dollar longs again squeezed Greece running out of funds Berlin meet needs clarity Peripheral spreads trade orderly Forex intraday volatility is back with a vengeance. Now that the Fed is trying to wea..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2015-03-23 12:56
Taggar: bank, currencies, dollar, forex, spread, trading

Australian Watchdog Chief Confirms Tightening of FX Regulations


"The Chairman of the Australian Securities and Investments Commission (ASIC), Greg Medcraft, said his jurisdiction is being "picked off" by online forex brokers looking to offer excessive leverage. Rea..."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2015-03-23 12:24
Taggar: brokers, forex, investment, leverage

Insolvency Specialist Answers Alpari UK, LQD Markets Clients Questions


"When will clients get their funds back, from whom should they claim it and what fate awaits overseas traders? Forex Magnates provides all answers by David Leibowitz, partner at Berwin Leighton Paisner..."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2015-03-23 10:58
Taggar: forex, market

China, Iron and Diversification ? Snapshot of a Cooling Economy


"Economics 101 would teach students that a reduction in demand for a product naturally results in a corresponding reduction in supply. That is not the case with iron ore - here's why. Read more The pos..."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2015-03-22 20:28
Taggar: economy, forex

Guest Blogger on What the Future Holds for FXCM Post-SNB


"About the Author: Alex is a forex trader and CFO of PoseidonFX.com, a website he founded to bring high quality video courses and education to currency traders around the world.       FX..."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2015-03-22 17:16
Taggar: currency, currency trade, forex, forex trade

What the Future Holds for FXCM After The SNB Crisis?


"Though FXCM erred enormously by not increasing EUR/CHF margin, this episode will forever burn into their collective psyche the necessity of smart risk management, says PoseidonFX co-founder Alex Boyd..."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2015-03-22 17:16
Taggar: forex, margin

New Product Review: Meet Daisy from Algo Ai Strategies


"In today's product review we take a look at Algo Ai Strategies and their 'Daisy' artificial intelligence system which is helping brokers automate money management and trading for their customers. Read..."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2015-03-22 14:58
Taggar: brokers, forex, rate, trading

FXCM and Alpari Adjust to New Reality as Prime Brokers Contract


"Citibank going after FX traders that could not cover negative balances post SNB crisis, ThinkForex acquiring Admiral Markets? Middle Eastern license and a new breed of forex scams in this week's round..."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2015-03-22 14:00
Taggar: bank, brokers, forex, forex scam, fx trade, market

Week Ahead in FX March 23-27 PMIs and CPIs to Dictate FX Pace


"After a week filled with central bank announcements and verbal intervention the forex market will enter a fresh week where data releases will drive most of the action. Advanced manufacturing data from..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2015-03-22 06:12
Taggar: announcement, bank, forex, forex market, inflation, market

Gold & Silver Derivatives Rally Amid US Dollar Slow-Down ? Fed Interest Rates


"Gold traders could re-enter the markets as the precious metal recovered 2.8% in a busy week of trading fuelled by the UK-budget and FOMC. Silver joined its counterpart and climbed 9%. Read more The p..."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2015-03-21 22:35
Taggar: dollar, forex, gold, market, rate, trading

Bitcoin Picks: BitYes Rolls-out Margin Trading & Another Bitcoin Exchange Plans to go Public


"The world of virtual currencies welcomed news of a Canadian exchange that plans to go public, coupled with a new venue for leveraged instruments. Some of the key stories from this week?s Bitcoin Picks..."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2015-03-21 20:32
Taggar: currencies, forex, leverage, margin, trading

Forex Brokers Update ? March 21st, 2015


"Some important updates to the listed broker have been applied this week: RoboForex lowered spreads on all account types and added CFD instruments for trading. Vector Securitie..."

Blog: Forex Blog, Forex Trading Information
Tidsstämpel: 2015-03-21 19:47
Taggar: forex, spread, trading

NDF and Currency Options Activity Rises in January on US-Based SEFs


"Trading volumes on Swap Execution Facilities rose on a month-on-month basis in January. The US regulated entities saw an uptake in overall volumes across its two currency instruments, NDFs and Options..."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2015-03-21 17:48
Taggar: currency, forex, trading

Net Income Rises Significantly at Deutsche Bank ? Up Over 110% YoY


"Deutsche Bank reports firm earnings data for the full-year 2014, the banking institute announced net income before tax reaching $3.35 billion, with the move showing that the bank's 2012 restructuring..."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2015-03-21 02:52
Taggar: bank, forex, report

Saxo Bank Migrates its Spread Bet Offering Over to Capital Spreads, LCG


"Danish financial services provider, Saxo Bank, is withdrawing its spread betting product for UK and Irish customers, the firm will transfer the business over to Capital Spreads, a trading name of LCG..."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2015-03-20 23:58
Taggar: bank, financial, forex, rate, spread, trading

German Regulator BaFin Fines UK Unit of BlackRock ?3.25 mln


"The fine is related to BlackRock Investment Management UK's failure to timely report the percentage of voting rights holdings to the local financial regulator BaFin as required under German regulation..."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2015-03-20 22:30
Taggar: financial, forex, investment, report

Admiral Markets Reshuffles the List of Available Currency Pairs


"After thorough statistical analysis, Admiral Markets is reassessing the number of currency pairs that it is offering to its clients and starting from the 30th of March the company is removing certain..."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2015-03-20 17:39
Taggar: analysis, currency, currency pair, forex, market

New MetaTrader 5 Platform Update Brings Faster EA Testing


"Users of the latest MetaTrader 5 platform update will be able to make use of an optimized version of the Strategy Tester module, which is backtesting Expert Advisors much faster than previous iteratio..."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2015-03-20 16:09
Taggar: forex, metatrader, rate

The Almighty Dollar


"The FOMC lowered their median estimate for the FED fund rate for the end of 2015 to 0.625% compared with 1.125 % 3 months before. Yet the dollar has rebounded back. Read more The post The Almighty Do..."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2015-03-20 12:50
Taggar: dollar, forex, rate

The Post-Federal Reserve Retracement of the US Dollar Explained


"The FOMC lowered their median estimate for the FED fund rate for the end of 2015 to 0.625% compared with 1.125 % 3 months before. Yet the dollar has rebounded back. Read more The post The Post-Federa..."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2015-03-20 12:50
Taggar: dollar, forex, rate

FXCM UK Updates Negative Balance Policy To Include Only First $50,000


"FXCM just updated its master trading agreement to reflect the challenges associated with a negative balance protection policy for retail forex traders, now including "insurance" only on the first $50..."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2015-03-20 12:14
Taggar: forex, forex trade, trading

BNY Mellon Pays $714 Million to Settle FX-Related Charges


"The Bank of New York (BNY) Mellon Corporation (NYSE: BK) has reached a point of financial reconciliation with US authorities, agreeing to pay a total of $714 million for FX-related transgressions, acc..."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2015-03-20 01:41
Taggar: bank, financial, forex, point

GFI Group Delists, Deregisters Common Stock Following Tender Deal


"GFI Group (NYSE: GFIG), fresh off its recent majority transfer of shares to BGC Partners, has opted to voluntarily delist and deregister its common stock from the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE), accor..."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2015-03-20 00:49
Taggar: forex, share, shares

Alpari Russia Scraps CFDs Trading Citing Low Demand


"Brent and WTI crude oil contracts are remaining active due to their popularity on the Russian market as Alpari might be preparing to face regulatory challenges related to offering CFD products in Russ..."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2015-03-19 22:55
Taggar: forex, market, oil, trading

Alpari Russia Scraps CFDs Offering Citing Low Demand


"Brent and WTI crude oil contracts are remaining active due to their popularity on the Russian market as Alpari might be preparing to face regulatory challenges related to offering CFD products in Russ..."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2015-03-19 22:55
Taggar: forex, market, oil

Equinix Taps Singapore for APAC Data Capabilities, Launching SG3


"Equinix, Inc. (Nasdaq: EQIX), an interconnection and data center company, has launched its third installment of its International Business Exchange (IBX) data center, colloquially known as SG3, center..."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2015-03-19 22:29
Taggar: forex, rate

US Dollar Is on the Brink


"  ABOUT THE AUTHOR: Ville Vainio is an Elliott Wave Analyst, director and sole proprietor of vivaico ltd., a Finland-based market forecasting company specializing in the forex market.   ..."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2015-03-19 20:55
Taggar: bull, dollar, forex, forex market, market

Peak Oil Mirage Is Evaporating as U.S Production to Last Generations


"David Bernal, Senior Solutions Manager for Allegro Development: "There seems to be no end to the amount of oil and gas embedded in the Earth?s crust and no end to humanity?s ingenuity in finding ways..."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2015-03-19 20:25
Taggar: forex, oil

U.S Oversupply, OPEC Aggressiveness and Iranian Nuke Deal Driving Oil Down


"U.S. production also increased for the sixth consecutive week showing that despite the hype around the fracking boom, the real capability of the American energy industry is yet to be taken fully into..."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2015-03-19 19:18
Taggar: forex, market, oil

ADS Securities Sponsoring Formula Renault Swiss Driver in 2015


"Abu Dhabi based brokerage ADS Securities has announced that it will be sponsoring Swiss racing driver Louis Delétraz in his efforts driving at the Formula Renault 2.0 Northern European Cup throughout..."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2015-03-19 17:30
Taggar: forex

R3 Analytics Launches Freemium Risk Management with FX Data Lab


"R3 Analytics launches a freemium version of their risk management reporting called FX Data Lab for MetaTrader 4 brokers to analyze their client risk flow to assist in optimizing their hedging strategi..."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2015-03-19 17:18
Taggar: brokers, forex, hedging, metatrader, rate, report

The Pound Maybe Knocked Down but it?s not Out


"The average weekly earnings disappointed with a second consecutive monthly decline excluding bonus to 1.6% in January. This highlights like in the US that wage growth remains subdued. Read more The p..."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2015-03-19 16:43
Taggar: forex, point, pound

Reviewing Saxo Bank?s 2014 Annual Report


"Along with their financial figures, Saxo Bank issued its 2014 Annual Report yesterday. Forex Magnates takes a closer look for additional details about the broker's operations last year. Read more The..."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2015-03-19 16:34
Taggar: bank, financial, forex, report

European Regulators Focus on Automated Trading Ahead of MiFID II


"The majority of EU regulators have integrated the European Securities and Markets Authority guidelines into their supervisory methods and increased their level of supervision over automated trading ac..."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2015-03-19 15:03
Taggar: automated trading, forex, market, rate, trading

Citibank Sues Two Traders for $25 Million over SNB Flash Crash Losses


"In contradiction to most of the retail FX trading world where brokers decided to "forgive" negative balances caused by the CHF crisis, Citibank is going after traders who did not have enough collatera..."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2015-03-19 12:46
Taggar: bank, brokers, forex, fx trading, margin, trading

Banks Continue to Tighten their FXPB Offering as Risk Profiling Takes Centre-Stage


"Firms operating in the leveraged products space are facing an uphill struggle in their bid to take heed of a bank?s PB service, banks have raise the threshold as they assess risk in the post SNB tradi..."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2015-03-19 03:35
Taggar: bank, forex, leverage, trading

Banks Keep Tightening FXPB Offering as Risk Profiling Takes Centre Stage


"In one ramification of the CHF crisis, firms operating in the leveraged products space are facing an uphill struggle in their bid to take heed of a bank's PB services, as new emerging players try to f..."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2015-03-19 03:35
Taggar: bank, forex, leverage

Alpari UK?s Administrator KPMG Issues an Update on Currencies in the Client Money Pool


"KPMG has updated its Alpari portal with information about currencies used in the special administration. The administrator cited reports in Forex Magnates and wanted to clarify the position for trader..."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2015-03-19 01:04
Taggar: currencies, forex, report

Stephonomics: AUD Insider Trading, or Just Plain Trading?


"With 30 years of industry experience, Stephen A. Simonis presents his view about current events and their past parallels. Read and learn what he has to say about the AUD, scapegoats and Zuccotti Park..."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2015-03-18 23:30
Taggar: forex, trading

Multi-Asset Class Traders to Benefit from Enhanced Prodigy Platform ? One for All


"IKON?s flagship trading platform gets makeover with new functionality that supports traders with diversified portfolios. A recent upgrade has consolidated trading instruments into one thus offering a..."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2015-03-18 23:30
Taggar: forex, trading

Saxo Bank Co-CEO Kim Fournais: Equity Traders Surpassed Forex in 2014


"Forex Magnates reporters have spoken to Founder and co-CEO of Saxo Bank Kim Fournais about the company?s performance in 2014 and the January challenges which the brokerage faced after the EUR/CHF floo..."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2015-03-18 21:37
Taggar: bank, forex, report

Exclusive: Former Yukos CEO Buys 12.5% Stake in Leverate


"Forex Magnates has discovered that the high ranking Russian-American oil man has been appointed as a director, amid a share reshuffle in Leverate starting when Saxo Bank relinquished its 25% ownership..."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2015-03-18 21:20
Taggar: bank, forex, oil, point, rate, share

MD and Global Head of FX, Beat Nussbaumer Parts Ways With Commerzbank


"Forex Magnates has learned that Beat Nussbaumer, the Managing Director and Global Head of FX Spot at Commerzbank AG, has parted ways with the bank. Read more The post MD and Global Head of FX, Beat Nu..."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2015-03-18 19:27
Taggar: bank, forex

TradeToolsFX Partners with Autochartist to Provide MT4 Binary Options Trading Alerts


"TradeToolsFX has partnered with Autochartist to bring 1, 2 and 5 minute trading alerts to binary options traders on the MetaTrader 4 trading platform. Read more The post TradeToolsFX Partners with Au..."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2015-03-18 19:07
Taggar: forex, metatrader, trading

Borsa Istanbul Acquires LME?s Share of Clearing House LCH.Clearnet


"Under the terms of the agreements, the LME will work with the Turkish exchange to develop future products. Borsa ?stanbul will also have the right to disseminate real-time pricing data from the LME an..."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2015-03-18 18:37
Taggar: forex, share

The CBIB ?Central Bank Is Bluffing? Index


"A lot has been said about FXCM recently. Read here exclusively what Brendan Callan, the CEO of FXCM Europe, has to say! Read more The post The CBIB “Central Bank Is Bluffing” Index appear..."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2015-03-18 18:08
Taggar: bank, forex

CME Group Still Eyeing GFI?s Electronic Trading Assets?


"Does the CME Group still have their eyes on GFI Group?s electronic trading assets after getting outbid by BGC Partners? According to a report, CME Group is in discussions with BGC to acquire assets fr..."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2015-03-18 18:04
Taggar: forex, report, trading

Citigroup and Barclays Set to Pay $800 mln More for FX Manipulation


"After settling with regulators, big banks have been engaged in reaching consensus with private entities which filed lawsuits in the aftermath of the FX fixing manipulation investigation results last y..."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2015-03-18 16:21
Taggar: bank, forex

The Swiss National Bank Meeting is Flying under the Radar


"General consensus is for the SNB to leave rates on hold as it awaits to assess the impact on the Swiss economy from its shock dropping of the EUR/CHF base at 1.2000 and the negative interest rates tak..."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2015-03-18 16:08
Taggar: bank, economy, forex, rate

Thomson Reuters Spot FX Volumes Down 15.6% in February to $114 Billion


"Thomson Reuters Spot FX and total FX average daily volumes were lower by 15.6% and 10.8% respectively compared to January's trading levels as volatility from the Swiss franc wore off. Read more The po..."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2015-03-18 15:38
Taggar: forex, trading

Saxo Bank Announces 2014 Results, Profits Double As Deposits Grow


"Saxo Bank estimates that the maximum losses related to the Swiss National Bank's debacle will total $100 million, which will be reflected in the annual report for 2015 Read more The post Saxo Bank Ann..."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2015-03-18 15:00
Taggar: bank, forex, profit, report

Dataminr Grabs $130 Million in Funding as it Expands Customers Base Beyond Finance


"Real time information discovery provider, Dataminr, has announced that they have closed a $130 million funding round to expand the sectors that they service as usage of their products has grown. Read..."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2015-03-18 14:57
Taggar: finance, forex

Breaking: Alpari Looking to Establish New EU Licensed Subsidiary


"The firm is already looking to hire a Managing Director for a subsidiary to be based in the EU as it targets clients mainly from Eastern Europe, where the brand has been actively promoting its service..."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2015-03-18 12:32
Taggar: forex

Stock Market Similation App TradeHero Partners OANDA to Add Forex


"The trading gamification app is adding foreign exchange and precious metals feeds though a partnership with OANDA boasting an impressive presence in South-East Asia in trading related mobile applicati..."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2015-03-18 12:22
Taggar: foreign exchange, forex, market, trading

Banks Involved in the FX Probes May See Settlements Revoked by US Department of Justice


"The US Department of Justice is reviewing back-dated settled cases relating to banks and the currency probes, with the potential of revoking settlements if banks are found guilty of being involved in..."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2015-03-18 02:33
Taggar: bank, currency, forex, rate

Traders Increase Futures? Bets on German Stock Index as DAX Crosses Record High


"Activity jumped by 58% on the 16th of March at Eurex?s equity derivatives contracts from figures reported a day earlier. The recent rally in global indices saw the German DAX reach a new high of 12,21..."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2015-03-18 00:47
Taggar: forex, report

Australian Insider Trading Duo Gets Jail Time After Trading Margin FX


"Former Australian Bureau of Statistics employee Christopher Hill got 3 years and 3 months while the holder of margin forex trading accounts with Pepperstone and AxiCorp Luca Kamay is sentenced to 7 ye..."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2015-03-17 23:09
Taggar: forex, forex trading, margin, trading

FXCM Senior?s Sign Revised Founder Severance Agreement ? Thus Providing a Layer of Safety


"Senior executives at listed currency and CFD broker, FXCM, have signed an amended agreement that protects them in case their employment is terminated, with the four receiving a set remuneration in ref..."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2015-03-17 22:32
Taggar: currency, employment, forex

KPMG Disburses First Wave of Account Balances to Alpari UK Clients


"An ongoing saga between Alpari UK clients and creditors, as moderated by KPMG, has reached a new turn Tuesday, with the first tranche of clients with negative balances being covered. Read more The pos..."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2015-03-17 21:42
Taggar: forex, rate

Spanish Retail Broker Interdin Shaken by the US Patriot Act


"The parent company of the broker was Banco de Madrid, which went belly up on Monday as U.S. authorities have cracked down on its parent bank Banco de Andorra and labeled it as "a primary money launder..."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2015-03-17 21:39
Taggar: bank, forex

Is the UK on a Destructive Path?


"The UK has been inflating money supply on an unprecedented scale and kept interest rates near zero for 6 years. Read here about some of the real issues the UK has been facing because of these actions..."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2015-03-17 21:25
Taggar: forex, rate

Exclusive: ThinkForex Acquires Admiral Markets? DMCC License, Opens Dubai Office


"ThinkForex, an FCA regulated FX, metals, and CFD provider, has acquired Admiral Markets? subsidiary in Dubai, as well as its lucrative DMCC license, installing Mahmood Allaham as the new office?s lead..."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2015-03-17 20:40
Taggar: forex, market, report

Thomson Reuters Eikon Messenger Implements New Compliance Controls


"Thomson Reuters has launched new controls in its instant messaging service to help streamline the ease with which financial markets participants can communicate with their respective counterparties in..."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2015-03-17 20:13
Taggar: financial, forex, market

FOMC to Show If Fed?s Patience Wearing Thin


"This week’s big event that has the forex market’s focus is the Federal Open Market Committee’s (FOMC) rate decision and statement, economic projections, and Federal Reserve Chair Jan..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2015-03-17 19:54
Taggar: forex, forex market, market, rate

Teddy Sagi?s Stock.com Launches Regulated Binary Options


"The company is using the CySEC license of Lead Capital Markets which is already providing forex trading, delivers it with a platform solution from Keystone, which is part of publicly traded U.K. compa..."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2015-03-17 18:25
Taggar: forex, forex trading, market, trading

Nicolas Treppides? Stock.com Launches Regulated Binary Options


"The company is using the CySEC license of Lead Capital Markets that is already providing forex trading, delivers it with a platform solution from Keystone, which is part of publicly traded U.K. compan..."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2015-03-17 18:25
Taggar: forex, forex trading, market, trading

Stock.com Launches Regulated Binary Options


"The company is using the CySEC license of Lead Capital Markets that is already providing forex trading, delivers it with a platform solution from Keystone, which is part of publicly traded U.K. compan..."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2015-03-17 18:25
Taggar: forex, forex trading, market, trading

GAIN Capital Shareholders Green Light Acquisition of City Index Ltd


"GAIN Capital Holdings, Inc. (NYSE: GCAP) has received overwhelming support and subsequent approval from its shareholders, formally facilitating the acquisition of FX, CFD, and UK spread betting firm..."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2015-03-17 17:21
Taggar: forex, share, spread

FCA Bans Ex-Rabobank Trader Paul Robson Following LIBOR Misconduct


"The UK?s Financial Conduct Authority (FCA) has banned Paul Robson, a former trader at Coöperatieve Centrale Raiffeisen-Boerenleenbank B.A. (Rabobank) from the UK financial services industry following..."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2015-03-17 16:55
Taggar: bank, financial, forex

Lock, Stock, and the Price of The Oil Barrel


"The selloff in the price of crude is gathering pace after Fridays report but how much further can it go and what are the longer term outlooks on a technical analysis basis? Read more The post Lock, St..."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2015-03-17 15:41
Taggar: analysis, forex, oil, report, technical analysis

IG Group Stockbroking Business on Track With 2600 Funded Accounts


"The majority of the clients who got interested in the product, are new customers for the company and have also expressed interest in the firm?s leverage traded products, as the company awaits its Duba..."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2015-03-17 13:46
Taggar: forex, leverage

Credit Suisse Enlists in FXSpotStream?s Price Aggregation Service


"FXSpotStream LLC, a subsidiary of LiquidityMatch LLC, has revealed that Credit Suisse has opted to join its Price Aggregation Service, providing liquidity to FXSpotStream?s clients, the tenth such glo..."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2015-03-17 13:41
Taggar: bank, forex

CFH Group Expands Industry Investment Initiatives, Appoints Dipak Rastogi to Board


"CFH Group has announced the appoint of former Citi Venture Capital International CEO and private equity vetaran, Dipak Rastogi, as the firm launches an industry funding initiative. Read more The post..."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2015-03-17 12:30
Taggar: forex, investment, point

Moscow Exchange Launches Chinese Renminbi Futures


"The new instrument has started trading on Tuesday with the CNY/RUB futures marking a milestone in the offering by the Moscow Exchange which now provides a full range of Renminbi trading instruments. R..."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2015-03-17 12:29
Taggar: forex, trading

Global Payments Provider SafeCharge Announces 2014 Revenues up 78%


"Profit after tax has increased eleven times after the company's public listing in April last year, totaling US$14.4 million, with the company's CEO David Avgi highlighting that momentum is carried ove..."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2015-03-17 11:33
Taggar: forex, profit

IG Group Expects to Recover Majority of CHF Related Client Debts


"IG Group's attempts to recover client funds continue with half of the negative balances resulting from the Swiss National Bank's decision to remove the 1.20 floor in the EUR/CHF already settled. Read..."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2015-03-17 11:17
Taggar: bank, forex

Derivatives Trading Patterns Shift as Trading Volumes Double in 2014


"An ISDA study shows the decline in trading volumes has been pronounced at Swap Execution Facilities and in off-venue deals as three quarters of the total volume of interest rate derivatives is now cle..."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2015-03-16 23:17
Taggar: forex, rate, trading

Why Is the Price of Oil so Low?


"What are the real reasons for the low oil price? This is the question analyzed by Vlad Gubernat, as the answers might be not that clear to everyone. Read more The post Why Is the Price of Oil so Low?..."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2015-03-16 23:00
Taggar: forex, oil

CFTC Issues $3 Million Monetary Penalty to ICE Futures for Reporting Issues


"Multi-asset trading venue, ICE Futures, has been charged b the US financial watchdog, CFTC, for a number of breaches in relation to the reporting of data. The regulator fined the firm $3 million for t..."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2015-03-16 22:41
Taggar: financial, forex, report, trading

Dollar Retreats Ahead of Fed Meeting


"The US dollar was broadly weaker against other currencies, including the euro, today as Forex traders were cautious ahead of the Federal Reserve’s policy meeting that wi..."

Blog: Forex Blog, Forex Trading Information
Tidsstämpel: 2015-03-16 22:26
Taggar: currencies, dollar, forex, forex trade

Fraud Alert: Belgium FSMA Warns Against a New Breed of Forex Scams


"Fake lawyers, accountants and financial advisors are claiming that they are somehow able to recover deposits of clients who have lost money in trading forex and off exchange binary options contracts..."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2015-03-16 21:41
Taggar: financial, forex, forex scam, trading

Is it time to long Aussie? Look at Copper for the Answer


"Bets that China will experience a seasonally strong second quarter and bullish supply fundamentals should support copper prices in future. In turn, strong copper prices should no doubt support the Aus..."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2015-03-16 19:44
Taggar: aussie, bull, forex

LMAX Prime Goes Live as Other FXPB?s Scale Down their Business


"LMAX Prime launches this week as an opportunity in the FX prime brokerage space has been created with existing players scaling back their businesses following the Swiss franc's 'Black Thursday' in Jan..."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2015-03-16 19:30
Taggar: forex

FxPro Officially Goes Live With MetaTrader 5 Offering


"After announcing in January its intentions to offer MT5 to the market, FxPro has today launched its solution optimized for use by STP brokers in the global foreign exchange industry amid growing deman..."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2015-03-16 19:21
Taggar: brokers, foreign exchange, forex, market, metatrader

What Devices Do You Use for Trading?


"Times when the mainstream Forex trading software could only run on Windows computers while only few narrowly specialized platforms existed for anything else are long gone. Nowadays, cur..."

FXCM Inc Shares Trading Lower 7% Amid Analyst Downgrades


"A number of analysts have issued their ratings on FXCM stock in recent days after the company reported a stronger than expected fourth quarter of 2014, revealing more details about its SNB induced cr..."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2015-03-16 18:25
Taggar: forex, report, share, shares, trading

FCStone Chooses TradAir to Power its eFX Offering to Customers


"FCStone has partnered with TradAir to deploy their eFX technology including their front end HTML5 trading platform and liquidity optimization solution as part of their offering to customers. Read mor..."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2015-03-16 17:51
Taggar: forex, trading

With the FOMC Ahead ? All Eyes Are on Gold


"Matthew Clark is preparing for the FOMC and explains why all expectations are on gold and why there is hope despite recently devastating movements. Read more The post With the FOMC Ahead – All..."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2015-03-16 15:23
Taggar: forex, gold

EZTrader Signs Sponsorship Deal with English Football Club Everton


"EZTrader will be the Official Online Trading Partner up to the end of the 2016/2017 season, with an option to extend the agreement beyond that date. Read more The post EZTrader Signs Sponsorship Deal..."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2015-03-16 13:50
Taggar: forex, trading

TRADOLOGIC Is Now Targeting US Binary Market with Cantor Exchange


"TRADOLOGIC has successfully concluded a deal for partnership with Cantor Exchange. The company also wants to announce that two new brands, powered by TRADOLOGIC, are already set "to conquer the Americ..."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2015-03-16 12:54
Taggar: forex, market

Credit Agricole Deploys Post Trade FX Technology from DealHub


"Credit Agricole Corporate and Investment Bank is deploying FX post trade technology from DealHub for their post trade workflow and compliance needs Read more The post Credit Agricole Deploys Post Trad..."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2015-03-16 12:10
Taggar: bank, forex, investment, rate

TechFinancials Shares Now Trading on London Stock Exchange AIM as TECH


"Trading in the shares of binary options solutions provider TechFinancials has started on the London Stock Exchange Alternative Investment Market (LSE AIM) at 27 pence under the ticker symbol: TECH. Re..."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2015-03-16 12:00
Taggar: financial, forex, investment, market, share, shares, trading

Binary Options 101: Getting the Basics Right


"Abe Cofnas, A veteran binary options trader and strategist, explains everything you need to know about the trade in a series of blog posts. Today's introductory article begins with some first steps. R..."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2015-03-15 20:41
Taggar: forex, rate

Ran Strauss Stepping Down from CEO Position at Leverate


"Leverate has announced that its CEO, Ran Strauss, is stepping down from the position with a replacement to be introduced in the coming weeks. Strauss will continue with a non-executive board position..."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2015-03-15 18:17
Taggar: forex, rate

Charles Schwab Offers Robo-Advisors, London Police Raid Spurs Rumors


"Competitors take aim at Charles Schwab?s "Intelligent Portfolio" service, CWMFX drawing fire from the British media and IronFX expanding its platform and trading product offering in this week's roundu..."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2015-03-15 16:06
Taggar: forex, trading

Forex Brokers Update ? March 15th, 2015


"One new Forex broker has been added to EarnForex.com this week: ThreeTrades — an offshore broker that advertises as a pure no dealing desk service with a unique pro..."

Blog: Forex Blog, Forex Trading Information
Tidsstämpel: 2015-03-15 16:03
Taggar: forex, leverage, trading

P2P Lenders Becomes Latest Industry to Attract Affiliates


"P2P lending platform provider Lending Club and HomeAdvisor have partnered to provide home improvement loans on the lending platform to finance building projects for HomeAdvisor users. Read more The po..."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2015-03-15 14:38
Taggar: finance, forex

Bitcoin Weekly Wrap: Yuan Dominates Trading, MyCoin Losses $20 mln


"A Goldman Sachs report highlighted that 80% of Bitcoin trading was conducted in Chinese yuan, the victims of the MyCoin scam have been burned $20 million while 21 Inc raised $116 million in funding..."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2015-03-14 21:11
Taggar: forex, gold, report, trading

FCA Issues Finalised Guidance for Social Media Financial Promotions


"The finalised version of the social media guidance has been published by the FCA after extensive consultation with the industry and outlines how brokers can appropriately use this wide-reaching commun..."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2015-03-14 20:23
Taggar: brokers, financial, forex

Top ZuluTrade forex signal providers for this week ? (2015-03-09 ? 2015-03-14)


"Greetings dear zulutraders ! Alan here with the top performing zulutrade forex signal providers. This week has been kind of rough for forex trading and I’m sure you too have likely noticed it. I..."

Blog: Alan's Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2015-03-14 17:08
Taggar: forex, forex signal, forex trading, signal provider, trading, zulutrade

United Signals: Social Asset Management Made in Germany


"The company is providing a set of strategies run by a selection of professionals who are executing their trades on the multi-level risk management system of the German social asset management provider..."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2015-03-14 16:24
Taggar: forex, rate

BATS Keen to Positively Influence Global FX Markets ? Completes Hotspot Deal


"? ?Leading multi-asset trading venue, BATS, reported that it had completed the acquisition of KCG?s currency trading unit, HotSpot. Details of the transaction were reported in January which received a..."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2015-03-14 02:21
Taggar: currency, currency trading, forex, fx market, market, report, trading

Banks Under Investigation for FX Rates Manipulation Could Face $1 Billion Fines from the US


"The US federal executive legal department, the US Justice Department, is believed to be probing around the $1 billion mark for monetary fines it issues to banks found guilty of their involvement in th..."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2015-03-14 00:04
Taggar: bank, currency, forex, rate

Swiss Banking Giant UBS Settles $135 Million with US Law Firm Hausfeld in FX Fixing Litigation


"UBS is the latest bank to settle in the troublesome forex manipulation cases. Hausfeld, a US-based law firm issued a note reporting a settlement with the bank for $135 million and added that the bank..."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2015-03-13 23:04
Taggar: bank, forex, report

Week Ahead in FX March 15-20 USD Rally to be Tested by FOMC Patience


"The Federal Open Market Committee (FOMC) will release its interest rate announcement, statement and Federal Reserve Chair Janet Yellen will offer a press conference in the most anticipated event for n..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2015-03-13 21:48
Taggar: announcement, bank, forex, forex market, market, rate

The Votes Are In: Alpari UK Concludes Initial Resolution Meeting


"Alpari UK clients and creditors had the opportunity to vote on a number of initiatives Thursday, voting in favor of resolutions for the approval of joint Special Administrators proposals and that a cr..."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2015-03-13 21:37
Taggar: forex

February Binary Options and Foreign Exchange Volumes In Japan Down


"The monthly data which the Financial Futures Association of Japan is publishing about volumes across the foreign exchange industry is out confirming the board trend which has already been identified f..."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2015-03-13 19:56
Taggar: financial, foreign exchange, forex, report

Now You See, Me Now You Don?t: CHF Erases 85% of Everest Capital Funds


"The recently besieged Everest Capital is closing down six of its seven funds and relinquishing capital to investors after the Swiss franc effectively toppled the group?s core funds in a snap Swiss Nat..."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2015-03-13 19:45
Taggar: bank, forex

Intercontinental Exchange Strikes New Record USD Index Volume


"The Intercontinental Exchange (NYSE: ICE) has reported a new record daily trading volumes on the US dollar index ? the back-to-back records over the past few days reinforces substantial U.S. dollar vo..."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2015-03-13 19:24
Taggar: dollar, forex, report, trading

No Bids For Alpari Japan as 4,500 Alpari UK Clients Register Claims


"Just a little over 13,000 clients are entitled to claims over $100, with the largest 126 customers of Alpari looking to receive close to $50 million as KPMG announces that it received no offers for Al..."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2015-03-13 17:04
Taggar: forex

Fraudsters Reach New Depths, Conjuring Up Fake Monetary Authority


"The Financial Services and Markets Authority (FSMA) has issued a warning to the public against the activities of the fictitious monetary authority, the European Commodities Commission (ECC), according..."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2015-03-13 16:42
Taggar: financial, forex, market

E*TRADE Financial Reports February 2015 Metrics, DARTs Rise Steadily


"E*TRADE Financial Corporation (NASDAQ:ETFC) has reported its trading activity report for the month ending February 2015, which witnessed a 3.7% MoM increase in DARTs, according to an E*TRADE statement..."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2015-03-13 16:25
Taggar: financial, forex, report, trading

Leading ETP Providers Implement Joint Initiative on Short & Leveraged ETP


"Boost ETP, a WisdomTree Company, ETF Securities, and Société Générale have jointly implemented a consolidated ETP industry initiative in a bid to expand educational provisions on the benefits of Short..."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2015-03-13 15:08
Taggar: forex, leverage

ASIC Clarifies Requisites for Financial Service Providers, Outlines 2015 Risks


"The Australian Securities and Investments Commission (ASIC) on behalf of Commissioner Greg Tanzer, gave a recent speech at Sydney?s Macquarie University, outlining possible risks for the industry in 2..."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2015-03-13 14:29
Taggar: financial, forex, investment

FXCM Inc Conference Call Review: Huge Business Shakeup Coming


"The company?s CEO Drew Niv highlighted in the conference call after the FXCM Inc earnings report yesterday that the firm intends to repay its loan to Leucadia National by the end of 2014 primary throu..."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2015-03-13 14:09
Taggar: forex, report

Will the FED Be the Final Nail in This Dollar Rally?


"This may be the end of the dollar rally trend, at least experience has proven that in history when journalists and economists are going the same trend. Read more The post Will the FED Be the Final N..."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2015-03-13 13:00
Taggar: dollar, forex

Compagnie Financière Tradition Bottom Line Up 82%, Dividend Adjusted


"One off costs and cost cutting efforts at Compagnie Financière Tradition led to better margins for the Swiss company focused on its electronic trading platforms Trad-X and ParFX making the firm increa..."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2015-03-13 10:31
Taggar: forex, margin, trading

FXCM Q4 Earnings Rise 19% with Full Year Results Down 5% YoY


"FXCM announces quarterly and yearly earnings data. The broker saw a rise in Q4 earnings on a YoY and QoQ basis, at the same time, annual results were lower by 5% from 2013 figures. Read more The post..."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2015-03-13 00:50
Taggar: forex

FXCM February Volumes Dive 41% as Post SNB Clouds Persist


"FXCM has posted its trading metrics for February along with its Q4 and full year 2014 financial results. For the month, retail volumes were 41% lower to $267 billion, compared to $450 billion in Janua..."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2015-03-13 00:30
Taggar: financial, forex, trading

xCFD Enhances Asian CFD Offering with New Chinese Instruments


"New Zealand-based brokerage firm, xCFD, has enhanced its equity CFD offering with the addition of Chinese products. The broker continues to develop its instrument list to cater to diverse client needs..."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2015-03-12 23:01
Taggar: forex

Ten Facts One Should Know before Starting to Trade


"A lot of traders start out and give up after the results don't match their expectations. Instead of quitting, read these ten tips every trader ought to know. Read more The post Ten Facts One Should K..."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2015-03-12 23:00
Taggar: forex

Commerzbank AG Settles to Pay U.S. Authorities $1.7 bln


"The settlements are related to violations by the bank related to U.S. sanctions and money laundering between 2002 and 2013 and have been reached with the U.S. DoJ, the Federal Reserve and the NYDFS. R..."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2015-03-12 22:05
Taggar: bank, forex

Intercontinental Exchange Marks Record US Dollar Index Volume


"As the U.S. dollar index briefly hit 100 points in trading yesterday, the open interest and the trading volumes have marked record highs amid hawkish expectations about the future course of the Fed?s..."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2015-03-12 21:04
Taggar: dollar, forex, point, trading

TriOptima Makes triReduce Services Available to CME Group Members


"TriOptima will be making its triReduce product available to CME Group Interest Rate Swap (IRS) clearing members for multilateral compression of the swap orders of house accounts. Read more The post T..."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2015-03-12 20:43
Taggar: forex, rate

Even Financial Emerges from Stealth Mode to Boost Supply to P2P Lending Marketplaces


"Even Financial is coming public today with supply side focused P2P lending infrastructure. The firm aims to bring equilibrium to the P2P marketplace where lenders outstrip borrowers by a 4 to 1 ratio..."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2015-03-12 20:00
Taggar: financial, forex, market

Intense Volatility to Persist Across Financial Markets ESMA Study Says


"Foreign exchange and commodity markets have been at the forefront of elevated volatility with the outlook confirming a continuing period of higher than average activity across different asset classes..."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2015-03-12 19:37
Taggar: financial, foreign exchange, forex, market

Insolvent Forex Broker Clients, Get Your Questions Answered


"Forex Magnates is inviting clients of now-defunct LQD Markets and Alpari UK to submit their pressing questions to us, to be answered by an insolvency litigation expert who will shed light on the proce..."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2015-03-12 18:27
Taggar: forex, market

CySEC Warns TD Options Not Providing Regulated Binary Options


"The Cypriot regulator has identified that TD Options claims to be regulated to provide binary options and boasts a display of its purported license on a Chinese language website soliciting clients fro..."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2015-03-12 17:40
Taggar: forex

Tradologic Launches New ?Insurance Tool? for Binary Options Traders


"will now have the choice to buy insurance and get their investment back if the trade expires out of the money. Thus it promises, open trades management will become more flexible than ever before. Read..."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2015-03-12 16:57
Taggar: forex, investment

RBS Trader Pleads Guilty in Bank?s Multimillion-Dollar Fraud Case


"As part of the scheme, Matthew Katke and his co-conspirators made misrepresentations to induce buying customers to pay inflated prices and selling customers to accept deflated prices for bonds, all to..."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2015-03-12 14:19
Taggar: bank, dollar, forex

Time for the British to Start Preparing for their Holidays?


"Within only four weeks the EUR/GBP fell 400 pips. Read in our daily guest blog post what the reasons behind these significant movements were. Read more The post Time for the British to Start Preparin..."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2015-03-12 12:34
Taggar: forex

Don?t Change Your Holiday Money Pounds to EUR Just Yet


"Within only four weeks the EUR/GBP fell 400 pips. Read in our daily guest blog post what the reasons behind these significant movements were. Read more The post Don’t Change Your Holiday Money..."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2015-03-12 12:34
Taggar: forex, pound

Moscow Exchange Reports Income from FX Market Increased 41.3% YoY


"Trading volumes on the MOEX FX market totalled RUB 228.5 trillion, up 46.5% YoY. Thanks to elevated volatility, spot trading volumes rose 35.8% YoY, while swap trading volumes increased 52.7% YoY. Rea..."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2015-03-12 11:38
Taggar: forex, fx market, market, report, trading

FXCM Publishes Data of ?SNB Mishandling of the Swiss Franc?


"FXCM Publishes Data of "SNB Mishandling of the Swiss Franc" and believes their technology performed adequately in their client's best interests. Read more The post FXCM Publishes Data of “SNB Mi..."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2015-03-12 10:18
Taggar: forex

Moscow Exchange Denies Energobank Had Issues With FX Market


"After Russian bank Energobank filed a court case against a number of brokers on the local currency market in relation to trades which it claims were illegal, Moscow Exchange denied any wrongdoings in..."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2015-03-12 01:21
Taggar: bank, brokers, currency, forex, fx market, market

Euro Continues to Get Punished by ECB Quantitative Easing


"The ECB?s bond purchasing program is materially different from the efforts of other central banks up until now and is currently widely affecting the value of the euro and sovereign bond yields within..."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2015-03-11 23:15
Taggar: bank, forex

Ukraine to Receive Extended Aid from the IMF Totaling $17.5B


"The International Monetary Fund has concluded its negotiations with representatives of the Ukrainian government in Berlin today with the IMF Executive Board approving an Extended Arrangement under the..."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2015-03-11 22:03
Taggar: forex

What Is RSI and How Can It Help Your Technical Analysis?


"The momentum study referred to Relative Strength Index was developed back in the 1970s. While standing the test of time and being widely used in technical analysis. many people just don?t get it right..."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2015-03-11 18:52
Taggar: analysis, forex, technical analysis

ICAP Plc & CME Group to Deliver Arbitrage Identification Tool


"The new solution is delivered by The Beast Apps Group in partnership with both companies to provide clients with an analytics tool designed to identify arbitrage opportunities between OTC and exchange..."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2015-03-11 18:10
Taggar: forex, market

Exclusive: SpotOption Is Now a U.S Binary Options Market Maker on Cantor Exchange


"Forex Magnates has discovered that the firm has been actively trading and writing options on the Cantor Exchange for the past two weeks. The firm can be laying the ground for expansion into to the Ame..."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2015-03-11 17:47
Taggar: forex, market, trading

HSBC to Launch Renminbi Cross-Border Sweeping with Germany


"The first German company to benefit from facilitated movement of cash between borders is Würth Group, making Germany the fourth country where HSBC is providing cross-border cash concentration for its..."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2015-03-11 17:25
Taggar: forex

KCG Issues New Notes for $500 Million to Repay Existing Obligations


"The new notes will be sold only to qualified institutional buyers under the American Securities Act, and outside of the United States to non-US persons pursuant to the Securities Act. Read more The po..."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2015-03-11 17:19
Taggar: forex

X_TRADER Is Now TT, as Trading Technologies Launches New Platform


"After more than 20 years, Trading Technologies is replacing X_TRADER with TT, a cloud, cross-device web and mobile-based platform. TT replaces the need for client-side installs. Read more The post X_T..."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2015-03-11 17:19
Taggar: forex, trading

As the Sun Must Rise Again, So Must the Yen


"Read here what our daily guest contributor thinks about what direction the JPY will be taking and why. He is confident that the sun will shine again. Read more The post As the Sun Must Rise Again, So..."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2015-03-11 15:50
Taggar: forex

R.J. O?Brien Europe Acquires GFI Group?s Subsidiary, Kyte Group Limited


"R.J. O?Brien Europe Limited (RJO Europe), an affiliate of R.J. O?Brien & Associates (RJO), the largest independent futures brokerage and clearing firm in the US, has acquired GFI Group?s subsidia..."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2015-03-11 15:14
Taggar: forex

Exclusive: Techfinancials? Founders Discuss First Binary Options IPO


"The firm?s founders and Co-CEOs sat down with Forex Magnates to explain TechFinancials? position as its shares are getting listed on the London Stock Exchange?s Alternative Investments Market (AIM) on..."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2015-03-11 14:38
Taggar: financial, forex, investment, market, share, shares

TradeProofer Issues Its February Broker Spread Reports for Forex Traders


"For traders looking for hard broker spread results, TradeProofer has released its monthly crowdsourced broker data for February. The data is divided by broker and forex currency pair. Read more The po..."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2015-03-11 14:09
Taggar: currency, currency pair, forex, forex trade, report, spread

New Throttling Functionality Supports Innovation At Gold-i?s Liquidity Bridge


"Forex and CFD brokers will benefit from a new throttling logic feature on the Gold-i Bridge which aims to enhance the performance of the MT4 trading platform by selecting useful price updates into the..."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2015-03-11 12:00
Taggar: brokers, forex, gold, trading

CHF Crisis Revisited: How The SNB Decision Reshaped the Forex Market


"As the dust settles over the biggest crisis in two decades of retail OTC trading, our unique data suggests some interesting insight into how players all across the industry were, and still are, affect..."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2015-03-11 10:52
Taggar: forex, forex market, market, oil, trading

Stephonomics ? History Repeating Itself


"You remember the bomb? Not the one from January this year but from the 1980s. Read here what our guest blogger remembers from that very day. Read more The post Stephonomics – History Repeating..."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2015-03-11 00:38
Taggar: forex

Stephonomics: When History Repeats Itself on The Trading Floor


"With 30 years of industry experience, our newest guest blogger Stephen A. Simonis provides a different angle on the market. Read his personal account of the day of the bomb, three decades before the o..."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2015-03-11 00:38
Taggar: forex, market, trading

Singapore Expands its Emerging Market FX Range with New Regional Crosses


"Singapore enhances its position as Asia?s main FX trading centre as it increases the number of listed FX instruments. The SGX will launch new crosses on the onshore & offshore yuan contract as we..."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2015-03-11 00:06
Taggar: dollar, forex, fx trading, market, trading

FXCM Assets Drop 15% in January as US Retail FX Subside


"Retail brokers offering margin FX saw declines in the value of client assets held during the month of January, however institutional providers supported overall growth in the value of client monies at..."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2015-03-10 23:27
Taggar: brokers, forex, margin

Competitors Take Aim at Charles Schwab?s Intelligent Portfolio Robo Advisory Service


"Competitors take aim at Charles Schwab?s Intelligent Portfolio Robo Advisory Service stating that it is more expensive than meets the eye despite having "no fees" due to over allocating in cash deposi..."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2015-03-10 21:57
Taggar: forex

Allure of Gold Trading Too Powerful for Retail Brokers to Resist


"GulliverFX, the UK broker 100% owned by Yahoo Japan Corporation, diversifies its trading offering with gold, silver and oil in response to clients demands. Gold seen as crucial instrument in many mark..."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2015-03-10 20:34
Taggar: brokers, forex, gold, gold trading, market, oil, trading

Forex Brokerage AForex Rebrands to AMarkets as it Expands into Asia


"The company is aiming to become a multi-asset financial services provider as the popularity of forex amongst retail traders has began plateauing and traders look to additional asset classes. Read more..."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2015-03-10 19:55
Taggar: financial, forex, market

Markit Buys Halifax House Price Index from Lloyds Banking Group


"Markit has announced that they have purchased the Halifax House Price Index, a UK economic indicator known to forex traders from Lloyds Banking Group in a deal set to be completed later this year. Rea..."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2015-03-10 19:19
Taggar: bank, forex, forex trade, price index

Trading Volumes at DGCX Recorded 3% YoY Growth in February


"The Dubai Gold and Commodities Exchange marked year-on-year growth amid continuing increases in trading of Indian rupee contracts, equities as trading marked 929,152 contracts with total value amounti..."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2015-03-10 19:10
Taggar: forex, gold, trading

Financial Market Engineering Goes Live on Object Trading?s DMA Service Platform


"Independent provider of global Direct Market Access (DMA), Object Trading has announced that Financial Market Engineering Ltd. (FME) has integrated Object Trading?s DMA Service Platform and culminatin..."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2015-03-10 18:52
Taggar: financial, forex, market, rate, trading

License of Hungarian Broker Quaestor Securities Temporarily Suspended


"The brokerage is facing difficulty in refinancing of its obligations, due to paper losing value in the aftermath of the Buda Cash announcement made by authorities several weeks ago revealing sector we..."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2015-03-10 17:44
Taggar: announcement, forex

Gold Prices Still Shaky as USD, EUR Gain Volatility


"In times of financial instability, gold is traditionally considered the asset investors can count on. Our newest guest blogger Stephen Simon outlines the current situation and signals out potential pi..."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2015-03-10 17:19
Taggar: financial, forex, gold

Alpari Hits 1,000,000 Account Milestone


"Alpari announced that they have reached one million accounts opened at the broker since the firm was launched towards the end of 1998. The figure represents a growth of 900,000 accounts since 1998. Re..."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2015-03-10 16:23
Taggar: forex

GAIN Capital?s Trading Volumes Drop 20% for Retail, 22% Institutional


"GAIN Capital Holdings, Inc. (NYSE: GCAP) today reported certain operating metrics for the month of February 2015 showing that the firm had suffered over 20% declines in trading compared to the previou..."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2015-03-10 16:14
Taggar: forex, report, trading

RBS Taps Fidessa for Futures and Options Platform Technology


"RBS will begin to use technology from Fidessa to power exchange traded futures and options trading by its customer , replacing previous trading technology the bank had in place for its clients. Read m..."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2015-03-10 15:33
Taggar: bank, forex, trading

IG Group First to Unveil an Apple Watch Trading Application


"The London headquartered CFDs, spread betting and stockbroking provider, IG Group Holdings (LON:IGG), unveiled that it has designed an Apple Watch application, just hours after the announcement of the..."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2015-03-10 15:31
Taggar: announcement, forex, spread, trading

Top ZuluTrade forex signal providers for this week ? (2015-03-02 ? 2015-03-07)


"Greetings dear zulutraders ! Alan here with the top performing zulutrade forex signal providers. Here are the best trading signal providers on zulutrade so far: #1ZuluRank SofiaFX Pips 8.2K Trades 336..."

Blog: Alan's Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2015-03-10 15:13
Taggar: forex, forex signal, profit, share, signal provider, trading, zulutrade

Investing.com Launches an Affiliate Network for Forex and Binary Options


"The web portal partners with Plus500, Ava, Banc De Binary, Markets.com, TopOption and other forex and binary options firms, promising "comparatively very high payouts" based on preferred deals with th..."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2015-03-10 14:35
Taggar: brokers, forex, market

New Product Review: Playing Games with Market Madness


"In today's 'New Product Review', we take a look at Market Madness, a binary option like mobile app that introduces players to forex, stocks and commodities trading in a game like environment. Read mor..."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2015-03-10 13:30
Taggar: forex, market, trading

Euro Collapse Continues, Opening the Doors for More Volatility


"The single European currency marked its lowest level since April 2013, as the European Central Bank's bond-buying effort continues to exert substantial downward pressure on European bond yields. Read..."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2015-03-10 13:22
Taggar: bank, currency, forex

Update: More Info on IronFX?s New CFD Multi-Asset Trader Platform


"Gaining more information about IronFX?s new CFD trading platform, Multi-Asset Trader, Forex Magnates connected with the broker to answer questions about what led to the launch and their current CFD bu..."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2015-03-10 12:41
Taggar: forex, trading

Consumer Finance Shrinks to become Huge on the Apple Watch


"Consumer Finance Shrinks to become Huge on the Apple Watch as Citibank, Mint, and others create condensed banking, stock watch, and budgeting apps for the new device shown off at Apple's Spring Forwar..."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2015-03-10 12:38
Taggar: bank, finance, forex

ECB Introducing Eurobonds by the Backdoor Says German Think Tank


"The widely respected German institute IFO, has stated that the results from ECB's bond buying program are mainly focused on depreciating the local currency, which according to Euro Zone's treaty rules..."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2015-03-10 12:30
Taggar: currency, forex

The Suffering of the Dollar


"With all eyes focused on the dollar and no economic releases of note until retail sales on Thursday, what direction will Wednesday's UK numbers release take us? Read more The post The Suffering of the..."

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Tidsstämpel: 2015-03-10 12:23
Taggar: dollar, forex, retail sales

Hedge Funds Performance Averaged 1.85% in Positive February


"Global hedge funds that manage the wealth of high networth and institutional investors welcomed results of positive Febrauary performance, according to industry research firms, overall up 1.85%. Read..."

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Tidsstämpel: 2015-03-10 01:53
Taggar: forex

New OTC Derivatives Post-Trade Clearing Utility Launched to Streamline Processes & Costs


"A new initiative by SunGard is expected to transform clearing of OTC derivatives transactions. The firm has launched a new utility with Barclays to optimise costs and procedures in light of regulatory..."

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Tidsstämpel: 2015-03-09 23:02
Taggar: forex

Cross-Border Yuan Transactions Ready to Go Global This Year


"Yuan internationalization is back on pace as China's global payments system is reportedly ready for launch later this year. The move will immediately cut costs and processing times for international t..."

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Tidsstämpel: 2015-03-09 20:59
Taggar: forex, report

IronFX Launches Multi-Asset Trader with 3000+ CFDs


"Expanding its platform and trading product offering, IronFX has launched Multi-Asset Trader, a new CFD platform with over 3000 CFD trading instruments., targeted at upper end account holders. Read mor..."

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Tidsstämpel: 2015-03-09 20:21
Taggar: forex, trading

Charles Schwab Launches Robo Advisory Services, Undercutting Existing Players


"Charles Schwab is shaking up the portfolio investment world with the launch of Schwab Intelligent Portfrolios, a robo advisory automatic investing service. The product competes with Wealthfront and ot..."

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Tidsstämpel: 2015-03-09 20:12
Taggar: forex, investment

ASX Makes Bid For Regulatory Passage of Clearance Fee Plan for Cash Equities


"The Australian Stock Exchange (ASX) is presently in talks to mitigate its clearing fees for its cash equities offering, pending a full review by the Council of Financial Regulators and government appr..."

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Tidsstämpel: 2015-03-09 18:53
Taggar: financial, forex

US Oil Production Could Plunge in Summer


"One very simple and straightforward indicator shows that US Oil production has already reached its peak and may start declining in the coming weeks. Read more The post US Oil Production Could Plunge i..."

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Tidsstämpel: 2015-03-09 18:42
Taggar: forex, oil

Joint Markit and Genpact KYC Solution Implemented by Six Global Banks


"Markit and Genpact announced that BNP Paribas, Citi, Deutsche Bank, HSBC, Morgan Stanley and UBS are actively implementing their joint KYC solution to standardize the compliance process for banks. Re..."

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Tidsstämpel: 2015-03-09 18:07
Taggar: bank, forex

Heron Tower Raid Shows How FX Sponsorship Can Be a Double Edged Sword


"While it hasn't been announced which firm is involved in Thursday's arrests, the media focus on CWMFX, propelled by the many sports partnerships the broker is engaged with, illustrates the toll vast e..."

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Tidsstämpel: 2015-03-09 16:57
Taggar: forex, rate

SGX Opens New Office in Hong Kong, Bolstering Presence into China


"Singapore Exchange (SGX) has opened a new Hong Kong office, registered as Singapore Exchange Derivatives Trading Limited (SGX-DT), following the expansion of operations into Hong Kong in July 2014. Th..."

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Tidsstämpel: 2015-03-09 15:00
Taggar: forex, trading

Canadian Dollar?s Volatility Elicits Margin Requirement Hike in Select Pairs


"Canadian self-regulatory organization, the Investment Industry Regulatory Organization of Canada (IIROC), has updated a list of FX margin trading requirements for the CAD, following robust volatility..."

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Tidsstämpel: 2015-03-09 14:14
Taggar: announcement, dollar, forex, investment, margin, trading

It is Never Time to Try and Catch a Falling Knife


"Having a great bullish dollar run with the EUR/USD dropping almost three percent last week, March will show if it's only temporarily or a start of a new wave. Read more The post It is Never Time to Tr..."

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Tidsstämpel: 2015-03-09 14:05
Taggar: bull, dollar, forex

LMAX Exchange Partners With Z.com To Expand Liquidity Solutions Via PrimeXM


"LMAX Exchange has partnered with Z.com, a subsidiary of GMO CLICK, to facilitate a no-“last look” liquidity pool to clients via bridging and hosting solutions-specialist PrimeXM. The tripl..."

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Tidsstämpel: 2015-03-09 13:16
Taggar: forex

Saxo Bank Mulling Reversal to Margin Increases Following February Volumes


"On the heels of lackluster February volumes, Saxo Bank is mulling a reversal of its decision to enact higher margin payments to clients to a number of currencies, following the abrupt volatility seen..."

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Tidsstämpel: 2015-03-09 11:44
Taggar: bank, currencies, forex, margin

Daimler Turns Crisis into Asset ? But What it Means for the Stock?


"DaimlerChrysis is a company that knows how to merge and enter difficult markets and countries. But does that mean stockholders should hold on to it? Read more The post Daimler Turns Crisis into Asset..."

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Tidsstämpel: 2015-03-08 22:30
Taggar: forex, market

Alpari UK Depositors Reassured while US Investigates Last-Look Practice


"Alpari UK depositors to be compensated up to £50,000, GAIN Capital's post-acquisition earnings, forex trading dangers, FastMatch offering free brokerage to certain clients and a last-look probe in thi..."

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Tidsstämpel: 2015-03-08 17:40
Taggar: forex, forex trading, trading

An Experiment into the Power of Compounding


"Our guest blogger Tim Young turned £200 into £84,000 in 2 years ? and then lost it all. Read here what lessons he learned. Read more The post An Experiment into the Power of Compounding appeared firs..."

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Tidsstämpel: 2015-03-08 17:36
Taggar: forex, pound

In the Financial Sector, Women?s Day Comes Only Once a Year


"Gender equality is widely hailed as a core value of modern society, but the numbers are grim as almost all across the financial sector female managers are underrepresented and underpaid. What can be d..."

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Tidsstämpel: 2015-03-08 15:32
Taggar: financial, forex

ICM Capital Inks Sponsorship Deal With Nottingham Forest Football Club


"SMG, a sports and gaming media consulting firm, has brokered a partnership between FX trading firm ICM Capital and Nottingham Forest, following a mounting symbiotic interest in the industry between br..."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2015-03-07 20:39
Taggar: brokers, forex, fx trading, trading

Bitcoin Picks: Apple Pay Dealing with Fraud, Bitcoin Exchange Goes Public


"Despite the overall performance and early returns of Apple Pay, there have been mounting episodes of fraud weighing down the payments utility ? meanwhile, Barry Silbert?s BIT has been approved to be p..."

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Tidsstämpel: 2015-03-07 13:09
Taggar: forex

Foreign Exchange Ponzi Scheme Perpetrator Jailed After FCA Charges


"UK court of law sentenced Philip Boakes to ten years in prison after defrauding his victims of £3.5 million through his company CurrencyTrader Ltd claiming to be investing their funds in spread bettin..."

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Tidsstämpel: 2015-03-06 22:14
Taggar: currency, foreign exchange, forex, spread

Peter Williams to Leave Foreign Exchange Desk at Goldman Sachs


"According to sources close to the matter, Mr Williams has left Goldman Sachs to pursue other career opportunities after spending at the investment bank the last seven years as an executive director. R..."

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Tidsstämpel: 2015-03-06 21:28
Taggar: bank, foreign exchange, forex, gold, investment

Stellar Non Farm Payrolls Send U.S. Dollar to New Multiyear Highs


"Foreign exchange volatility remains buoyant in tandem with the U.S. dollar after a hiccup in February which led to substantially lower volumes reported by leading companies from the FX industry. Rea..."

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Tidsstämpel: 2015-03-06 18:24
Taggar: dollar, foreign exchange, forex, report

The Parts of Your Trading Mind You Never Train


"Following Chris Capre's last article on trading and meditation, we can now learn how to handle our 60,000 thoughts per day in a better and more effective way. Read more The post The Parts of Your Tra..."

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Tidsstämpel: 2015-03-06 18:00
Taggar: forex, trading

Saxo Bank Volumes Slump in February Despite Client Deposits Growth


"The Danish multi-asset brokerage published its monthly numbers for February stating that it experienced growth in new client numbers of 24% when compared to last year?s figures for the same period. Re..."

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Tidsstämpel: 2015-03-06 15:47
Taggar: bank, forex

Saxo Bank Volumes Slump in February Despite Record Client Deposits


"The Danish multi-asset brokerage published its monthly numbers for February stating that it experienced growth in new client numbers of 24% when compared to last year?s figures for the same period. Re..."

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Tidsstämpel: 2015-03-06 15:47
Taggar: bank, forex

Hungary Securities Co Suspended ? Central Bank Takes Over Citing Irregularities


"Hungary's central bank has reported that it has suspended a domestic broker dealer. Hungary Securities Co will be taken over by the central bank as it deals with the administration of the firm. Read..."

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Tidsstämpel: 2015-03-06 15:24
Taggar: bank, forex, report

UK Regulator Fines Middle Eastern Origin, Bank of Beirut $3.2 Mln -Major Breaches


"A UK regulated bank has been fined by the FCA for improper communication with the watchdog. Bank of Beirut faces a $3.2 monetary penalty for misleading authorities aswell as suspension from Acquirung..."

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Tidsstämpel: 2015-03-06 13:49
Taggar: bank, forex

Will Non-Farm Payrolls Mark a Low in This EUR/USD?


"Following the ECB?s unchanged rate decision, and the NFP announcement today, let's see what Matthew Clark predicts for the EUR/USD wavy situation. Read more The post Will Non-Farm Payrolls Mark a L..."

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Tidsstämpel: 2015-03-06 13:00
Taggar: announcement, forex, rate

Breaking: CFH Systems to Bridge FX Liquidity Between London and China


"The company will start providing direct internet access into China, dramatically reducing latency after CFH Clearing moved its matching, order and execution systems into Equinix LD4, known as the FX d..."

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Tidsstämpel: 2015-03-06 12:36
Taggar: forex

Emphatic FX Managed Account Suspended Whilst NFA Digs Deep During Investigation


"US watchdog suspends regulated fund manager, McElhannon Group, and Philip Mack Worley, during detailed investigations into the firm’s operations & managed account results. McElhannon Group..."

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Tidsstämpel: 2015-03-06 11:23
Taggar: forex

State Street Corp Launches Initial Trifecta of GX Investment Labs


"State Street Corporation (STT) has launched GX Investment Labs, its newest initiative and suite of interactive applications, which can be utilized by clients to construct and facilitate their investme..."

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Tidsstämpel: 2015-03-05 22:53
Taggar: bank, forex, investment

Euro Below $1.10 amid Dovish European Central Bank President


"The European Central Bank's bond buying program is kicking off in 4 days, but the markets are already questioning its effectiveness, while selling off the euro across the board to below key psychologi..."

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Tidsstämpel: 2015-03-05 22:34
Taggar: bank, forex, market

Bulls and Bears Await U.S. Jobs Report


"  It’s been a busy week in the forex market thanks to a bevy of major central bank rate statements and economic data releases. But currency traders won’t rest before the major data event o..."

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Tidsstämpel: 2015-03-05 22:32
Taggar: bank, currency, currency trade, forex, forex market, market, rate, report

Parker FX Index Reports Rise of 2.71% MoM in January


"The Parker FX Index, a global benchmark that tracks the performance of leading currency funds has reported a jump of 2.71% MoM in the month of January, with approximately 63% of programs in the index..."

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Tidsstämpel: 2015-03-05 21:59
Taggar: currency, forex, report

Trading Technologies Partners with Fundamental Analytics, Expanding Fixed Income


"Trading Technologies International, Inc. (TT), a provider of connectivity and trading solutions for the financial community, has partnered with Fundamental Analytics to augment the scope of its fixed..."

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Tidsstämpel: 2015-03-05 21:26
Taggar: financial, forex, market, trading

Acuity Trading Raises Equity Valuing Company Close to ?1 mln


"The company delivering sentiment analysis to retail investors has partnered up with the Jensen EIS Fund, securing an investment for future development of marketing operations and additional products..."

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Tidsstämpel: 2015-03-05 19:33
Taggar: analysis, forex, investment, market, trading

How Can Brokers Avoid Regulators? Crackdown On Copy Trading?


"As the FCA and ASIC apply tough measures inspecting copy trading, brokers have some leeway in managing a social portfolio. Our latest Bloggers' contributor on board, legal officer Sophie Gerber, weigh..."

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Tidsstämpel: 2015-03-05 19:10
Taggar: brokers, forex, trading

ESMA Signs MoU with RBA Enabling Access to European Trade Repositories


"The European Securities and Markets Authority (ESMA) and the Reserve Bank of Australia (RBA) have signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) that enables the RBS to gain access to European trade repos..."

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Tidsstämpel: 2015-03-05 18:57
Taggar: bank, forex, market

Foreign Exchange Trading on Moscow Exchange Halts for 74 Minutes


"Trading on the venue was interrupted between 11:26 and 12:40 Moscow time due to a malfunction in the operation of gateways used to access the FX market's trading system leading to a halt of precious m..."

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Tidsstämpel: 2015-03-05 16:44
Taggar: foreign exchange, forex, fx market, market, trading, trading system

This Is Why the US Dollar Is Going to Weaken


"Our new guest blogger reveals what the future for the US dollar could look like, and in his opinion, why the USD bull trend is about to reverse. Read more The post This Is Why the US Dollar Is Going t..."

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Tidsstämpel: 2015-03-05 15:45
Taggar: bull, dollar, forex

Investors Turn Pessimistic on Chinese Yuan as China Enters ?New Normal?


"Investor sentiment on the yuan turned bearish as the People's Bank of China is expected to continue easing monetary policy to provide relief for the export dependent economy, now the world's largest (..."

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Tidsstämpel: 2015-03-05 15:40
Taggar: bank, bear, economy, forex

DMM Volumes Collapse 35% in February, Back to Second Spot in Japan


"GMO CLICK?s figures surpassed those of DMM in February 2015 with $962 billion, winning back the title of the number one retail FX broker in Japan from DMM. Japanese rival Monex Group also saw volumes..."

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Tidsstämpel: 2015-03-05 13:29
Taggar: forex

Is Carney Going to Cause Carnage in the Sterling?


"Awaiting the BoE 's announcement today, read what our daily guest blogger Matthew Clark has to say about the cable. Read more The post Is Carney Going to Cause Carnage in the Sterling? appeared first..."

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Tidsstämpel: 2015-03-05 13:09
Taggar: announcement, cable, forex

Intercontinental Exchange FX Trading Volumes Drop 24% in February


"The figures remained higher year-on-year as the foreign exchange market entered into a new cyclical high in terms of volatility, but after several months of steady activity, in February trading ranges..."

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Tidsstämpel: 2015-03-05 01:55
Taggar: foreign exchange, forex, fx trading, market, trading

Euro Hits Fresh Lows Awaiting Quantitative Easing Details from ECB


"The single european currency has been losing value in recent weeks amid unabating uncertainty about the prospects for a Greek exit from the Euro Zone while awaiting further details about the ECB's bon..."

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Tidsstämpel: 2015-03-05 01:07
Taggar: currency, forex

The Wisdom of a Professional Commodity Trader ? Stanley Kroll


""Don't settle for a minor score" is one wise piece of advice that we can learn from Stanley Kroll. But in what context did he really mean it? Find out here. Read more The post The Wisdom of a Professi..."

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Tidsstämpel: 2015-03-04 23:46
Taggar: forex

CME Group Breaks New Ground Launching Oil Storage Futures Contracts


"The new offering will open additional strategies for traders who are forced to take delivery on contracts because of rapidly dropping prices, echoing memories of 2008 & 2009 amid the latest massi..."

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Tidsstämpel: 2015-03-04 23:44
Taggar: forex, oil, rate

Alpari UK Depositors to Be Fully Compensated by FSCS for up to £50,000


"The U.K. Financial Services Compensation Scheme, officially stated what has been known all along - clients of Alpari UK who have claims within the insured deposit amount will get compensated in full..."

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Tidsstämpel: 2015-03-04 21:39
Taggar: financial, forex

Understanding the Natural Gas Market: Part I: The Basics


"This is the launch of the series on the natural gas market and is for anyone who wants to learn to trade in natural gas futures or wants to know more about it. Read more The post Understanding the Na..."

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Tidsstämpel: 2015-03-04 20:11
Taggar: forex, market

French Watchdog Updates List of Unauthorized Binary Options Brokers


"France?s financial regulator, the Autorité des Marchés Financiers (AMF), has added 34 to its list of 189 websites offering binary options trading without authorisation to provide financial services in..."

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Tidsstämpel: 2015-03-04 18:26
Taggar: brokers, financial, forex, trading

FinTech Emerges at MWC with Mobile Payment Innovation


"What does pizza, fingerprints, cars and smartphones have in common? They are all part of innovative mobile payments financial technology being introduced this week at the Mobile World Congress. Read..."

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Tidsstämpel: 2015-03-04 17:40
Taggar: financial, forex

Shanghai Stock Exchange Outlines Key Developments for Chinese Market


"China's restricted financial-markets environment is gradually opening up to global standards. The Shanghai Stock Exchange has been a pioneer in self-regulation and outlines forward-thinking steps for..."

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Tidsstämpel: 2015-03-04 16:20
Taggar: financial, forex, market

Euronext February Equity Index Derivatives ADV down 15% from 2014


"Euronext announced its trading volumes for February. Average daily transaction value up on the cash order book compared with last February. ADV on equity index derivatives and individual equity deriva..."

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Tidsstämpel: 2015-03-04 14:03
Taggar: forex, trading

Wealthfront Reaches $2B in AUM as Robo Investing Takes Off


"In three years, Wealthront has become one of the leaders of the new robo investing sector, having reached $2 billion in assets under management, with funds rising 20X in two years. Read more The post..."

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Tidsstämpel: 2015-03-04 13:34
Taggar: forex

Don?t Bank on the Bank of Canada


"The USD/CAD has been overbought for some time, read here what our guest blogger Matthew Clark has to say about its future moves. Read more The post Don’t Bank on the Bank of Canada appeared fir..."

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Tidsstämpel: 2015-03-04 12:43
Taggar: bank, forex

GMO Click Volumes Suffer 20% Reduction MoM


"Leading global currency broker, GMO Click reports negative monthly volumes for February. Figures dropped by 20% with total monthly volumes reaching $962 billion. Read more The post GMO Click Volumes..."

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Tidsstämpel: 2015-03-04 12:15
Taggar: currency, forex, report

Monex?s FX Trading Volumes Drop Considerably by 37% in February


"Tokyo-based Monex Group reports negative monthly trading volumes for February. Total value of trades dived to $32.1 billion showcasing declines on a month-on-month and year-on-year basis. Read more T..."

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Tidsstämpel: 2015-03-04 11:12
Taggar: forex, fx trading, report, trading

American Authorities Are Having a Look at Banks? ?Last Look?


"The U.S Justice Department and the Securities and Exchange Commission are investigating Barclays Plc over the procedure of last look allowing the bank to re quote orders at the expense of its clients..."

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Tidsstämpel: 2015-03-04 02:18
Taggar: bank, forex

Guest Bloggers? House Rules


"Becoming a guest blogger on Forex Magnates comes with a responsibility. Read here what it takes to become one and how to remain one. Read more The post Guest Bloggers’ House Rules appeared firs..."

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Tidsstämpel: 2015-03-03 23:30
Taggar: forex

Will Oil Strike Higher or Drill Lower?


"The complexity of oil and its movements seen from an Elliot-wave point of view integrating fundamental analysis. Where do you see oil moving? Leave a comment. Read more The post Will Oil Strike Highe..."

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Tidsstämpel: 2015-03-03 20:35
Taggar: analysis, forex, fundamental analysis, oil, point

GAIN Capital Earnings Review: GFT Synergies Met, Minimal Retail Growth and Negative Balances only $2.5-$3M


"Following the release of record revenues last week, today we take a deeper look into figures from GAIN Capital's Q4 2014 financial report, analyst presentation and conference call. Read more The post..."

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Tidsstämpel: 2015-03-03 19:28
Taggar: financial, forex, report

Analysis: GAIN Capital?s Negative Balances Only $2.5 Million


"Following the release of record revenues, today we take a deeper look into figures from GAIN Capital's Q4 2014 report, analyst presentation and conference call: as GFT Synergies are Met, retail growth..."

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Tidsstämpel: 2015-03-03 19:28
Taggar: analysis, forex, report

Moscow Exchange Adds USD/CAD & USD/TRY Futures, FX Volumes Rebound 37%


"The foreign exchange futures offering on the Moscow Exchange is being expanded with the introduction of USD/CAD and USD/TRY contracts amid growing demand from local investors and closer ties of Russia..."

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Tidsstämpel: 2015-03-03 18:47
Taggar: foreign exchange, forex

Is Bitcoin Hurt by the Strength of the USD?


"In the launch of our Cryptocurrency - Guest Blog posts by Aleksandar Ivanovic will take us on a tour of Bitcoin and compare the price movements to the DXY. Read more The post Is Bitcoin Hurt by the S..."

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Tidsstämpel: 2015-03-03 18:04
Taggar: currency, forex

CME Group Reports February 2015 Metrics, FX Volumes Shed 20% MoM


"The CME Group has reported its volumes for the month ending February 2015, which showed an average volume of 15.8 million contracts per day, while FX volume withered -2.0% YoY. Read more The post CME..."

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Tidsstämpel: 2015-03-03 17:08
Taggar: forex, report

ICAP?s EBS Volumes Tank Lower in February, Remain Higher YoY


"Range trading settled in across major foreign exchange pairs in February, pushing trading volumes lower and echoing bad memories from last year when metrics have consistently declined for the first ha..."

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Tidsstämpel: 2015-03-03 15:14
Taggar: foreign exchange, forex, trading

Celer Technologies Partners with Azul Systems for Java Technology


"The modular trading platform designed by Celer Technologies delivers a customizable solution in need of low latency and high bandwidth solution which the firm found Azul Systems' Zing Java Virtual Mac..."

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Tidsstämpel: 2015-03-03 14:48
Taggar: forex, trading

USD/CAD ? RBA Decision has the Loonie Bear Concerned


"RBA keeps rates on hold Abe’s Aide guides Yen higher Will CAD’s GDP influence BoC Poloz? Market to focus on NFP Capital Market are finally on the move, albeit somewhat slow. Record low bon..."

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Tidsstämpel: 2015-03-03 13:48
Taggar: forex, market, rate, trading

Sneak Peak: eToro?s New OpenBook Trading Platform and Unified Social Trading Future


"Forex Magnates takes a sneak peak review at eToro's new OpenBook social trading platform which is set to be rolled out to all customers in Q2 of this year and bring a unified interface across devices..."

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Tidsstämpel: 2015-03-03 12:50
Taggar: etoro, forex, trading

Barclays PLC Sets Aside Another $1.15 bln for FX Fixing Manipulation


"The company's CEO Antony Jenkins said that Barclays PLC remained focused on addressing outstanding foreign exchange conduct issues in 2015 while the bank registered a 12% jump in profits beating marke..."

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Tidsstämpel: 2015-03-03 12:09
Taggar: bank, foreign exchange, forex, market, profit

Swissquote Group Holding Net Profit Doubles in 2014 after MIG Acquisition


"According to an earnings announcement made by Swissquote Group Holding (SWX:SQN), the company’s profit margins have increased substantially in 2014, as the broker reported that profits from its..."

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Tidsstämpel: 2015-03-03 10:35
Taggar: announcement, forex, margin, profit, report

Trading Forex is Hardly More Dangerous Than Futures, But..


"The retail forex industry could continue suffering damaging comments from mass media as the warning labels on a number of broker websites are missing and are instead substituted with get rich quick in..."

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Tidsstämpel: 2015-03-03 02:48
Taggar: forex, trading

Interactive Brokers Group Inc Reports Robust February Trading


"The global brokerage registered the third highest month in terms of Daily Average Revenue Trades in February 2015 after the U.S. stock market kept creeping higher and the Dow and the S&P hit new..."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2015-03-02 22:39
Taggar: brokers, forex, market, report, trading

What Forex News Sources Do Your Prefer?


"Getting timely news about the currencies you are dealing with can be crucial in Forex trading. Even if you trade based on technical analysis, real world events may shake the most r..."

GMO Click?s Z.com Trade UK Launches Proprietary Trading Platform Today


"The GMO CLICK Group proclaims it "looks for continued growth in both Europe and Asia," which explains its expensive Z.com venture outside of Japan. The FCA-regulated broker is available in English and..."

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Tidsstämpel: 2015-03-02 15:36
Taggar: forex, trading

Nairobi Stock Exchange All Set to Add FX Derivatives Trading


"East Africa's largest financial trading venue, the Nairobi Stock Exchange, plans to offer forex futures as it expands its portfolio. The NSE has been one of the fastest growing exchanges in the wider..."

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Tidsstämpel: 2015-03-02 15:24
Taggar: financial, financial trading, forex, trading

The Week of the Almighty Dollar


"A busy week is ahead of us. Our guest blogger Matthew Clark gathered here what to expect and what to focus on in relation to the EUR/USD. Read more The post The Week of the Almighty Dollar appeared f..."

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Tidsstämpel: 2015-03-02 14:11
Taggar: dollar, forex

GMO Click Approved for Public Listing on Tokyo Stock Exchange April 1st


"The Stock Swap agreement enabling the IPO was approved by extraordinary stockholders meetings convened by GMO CLICK Holdings and FX Prime by GMO on December 24, 2014, with an effective date of April 1..."

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Tidsstämpel: 2015-03-02 13:40
Taggar: forex

GMO Click Approved for Public Listing on Tokyo Stock Exchange on April 1st


"The Stock Swap agreement enabling the IPO was approved by extraordinary stockholders meetings convened by GMO CLICK Holdings and FX Prime by GMO on December 24, 2014, with an effective date of April 1..."

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Tidsstämpel: 2015-03-02 13:40
Taggar: forex

Hotspot FX Activity Declines in February ADV to $26.4B


"Trading activity at the leading currency derivatives ECN, Hotspot, suffered a slowdown during the month of February. Volumes dropped on a monthly basis with the average number of daily transactions re..."

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Tidsstämpel: 2015-03-02 13:05
Taggar: currency, forex, trading

Volante Technologies Partners with FINSAPP, Targeting Data Capabilities


"Volante Technologies and FINSAPP have launched a new partnership to help foster business domain solutions with the hopes of streamlining financial-data message flows. Read more The post Volante Techno..."

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Tidsstämpel: 2015-03-02 12:00
Taggar: financial, forex

Tokyo?s Listed Currency Futures Volumes Drop 25% MoM in February


"Trading volumes at Tokyo’s main financial derivatives trading venue suffered a decline during the month of February. Volumes dropped by 25% from figures reported in January largely due to contin..."

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Tidsstämpel: 2015-03-02 11:04
Taggar: currency, financial, forex, report, trading

FastMatch Offers Free Brokerage to Clients That Provide Liquidity via Orders


"After FXCM took a blow from the SNB crisis, FastMatch is apparently trying to increase the volumes of non-bank market makers on the platform by making it cheaper for them to be liquidity providers. Re..."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2015-03-02 11:01
Taggar: bank, forex, market

How to Kill a Trade?


"Automated trading systems are there to make your life easier and allow you to put emotions aside. Better trading - or not? What are your thoughts? Read more The post How to Kill a Trade? appeared fir..."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2015-03-01 20:21
Taggar: automated trading, forex, trading, trading system

DFS Probe of Barclays Forex Rate-Rigging Could Delay Other Settlements


"Barclays' settlement with regulators in the UK and the US, otherwise close to an agreement, is being held back due to the New York Department of Financial Services' probe, according to an FT report. R..."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2015-03-01 19:49
Taggar: financial, forex, rate, report

New Zealand Forex Broker NoaFX Adds MT4-Based Binary Options


"NoaFX expects the ease of use will attract forex and new traders to the binary options offering, but the company also announced a 10% bonus to all new binary options account holders to make it more at..."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2015-03-01 18:10
Taggar: forex

Coffee Tests Primary Value Area


"Coffee futures were quite a disappointment in recent years. Read in our guest blog post if hope is on the horizon and what the charts predict. Read more The post Coffee Tests Primary Value Area appea..."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2015-03-01 15:40
Taggar: forex, point

IronFX Taken to Court and the Depth of Alpari UK Debt Is Revealed


"Forex Magnates spotlights the recent industry?s news you must know all about, including the details of FXCM's loan repayment and the effects of the CHF crisis at Citi's FX Prime Brokerage business. Re..."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2015-03-01 14:27
Taggar: forex

UK Serious Fraud Office Investigates ?Ethical? Investment Company for Fraud


"This past week the SFO carried out two search warrants in Hertfordshire. It is asking anyone who invested in either Global Forestry Investments or Global Forex Investments to complete a questionnaire..."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2015-03-01 13:53
Taggar: forex, investment

UK Serious Fraud Office Investigates ?Ethical? Investment Company


"This past week the SFO carried out two search warrants in Hertfordshire. It is asking anyone who invested in either Global Forestry Investments or Global Forex Investments to complete a questionnaire..."

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Tidsstämpel: 2015-03-01 13:53
Taggar: forex, investment

Bitcoin Weekly Wrap: Central Banks, Exchanges and Dell?s Endorsement


"The Bank of England has published a digital currencies report, Coinbase will use the blockchain to settle trades quicker, as Finland?s unique bitcoin rules bring an edge to one of the newest bitcoin e..."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2015-02-28 21:53
Taggar: bank, currencies, forex, report

Top ZuluTrade forex signal providers for this week ? (2015-02-23 ? 2015-02-28)


"Greetings dear zulutraders ! Alan here with the top performing zulutrade forex signal providers. Here are the best trading signal providers on zulutrade so far: #1ZuluRank SofiaFX Pips 8K Trades 332 F..."

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Tidsstämpel: 2015-02-28 21:32
Taggar: forex, forex signal, profit, share, signal provider, trading, zulutrade

Greek Government on a Collision Course with EU Membership.. Again


"As the Greek government celebrates avoiding default and gaining record public support after the negotiation efforts, the currency market is not trusting the single currency, selling euros for an 8th m..."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2015-02-28 20:07
Taggar: currency, forex, market, rate

Purported Venture Capital Fund Manager Charged by SEC With Fraud


"Operating in a Ponzi-like fashion, Gregory Gray Jr. and his firms Archipel Capital LLC and BIM Management LP have allegedly defrauded a number of investors claiming to be purchasing Twitter and Uber s..."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2015-02-28 18:29
Taggar: forex, share, shares

Chinese Central Bank Cuts Rates Amid Growing Fears of Deflation


"The move was largely expected as the People's Bank of China published on Friday a periodical, suggesting that the country is getting close to deflation after growing at the slowest pace in 24 years in..."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2015-02-28 17:16
Taggar: bank, forex, rate

NFA Issues Permanent Ban on Chazon QTA Trading Artists, Lawrence Fejokwu


"The National Futures Association (NFA) has permanently barred Chazon QTA Quantitative Trading Artists LLC (Chazon), an NFA Member commodity pool operator (CPO), from NFA membership. Two weeks ago, the..."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2015-02-28 00:01
Taggar: forex, trading

Over 100,000 Alpari UK Clients to Gain Access to Claims Portal


"The failed UK broker?s special administrator KPMG will begin accepting claims by customers of Alpari UK in a couple of waves, due to the excessively large numbers of client claims which are likely to..."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2015-02-27 22:24
Taggar: forex

MGT Capital Investments Enters Into Shareholder Agreement With Tera Group


"MGT Capital Investments, Inc. has formally entered into a Letter of Intent (LOI) with Tera Group, Inc., the owner of regulated Swap Execution Facility (SEF), TeraExchange, LLC. Back in October, TeraEx..."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2015-02-27 21:53
Taggar: forex, investment, share

KCG and BATS Obtain All Approvals for Hotspot Transaction


"As communicated by BATS Global Markets' CEO Chris Concannon to Forex Magnates earlier this month, the change of ownership of KCG?s former FX unit Hotspot will not affect clients nor employees of the u..."

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Tidsstämpel: 2015-02-27 21:17
Taggar: forex, market

Saxo Bank Launches 21 New Stock and ETF Options


"Saxo Bank has launched new stock and ETF options for its clients, fortifying its existing suite of options amidst a period of US equity indices operating at all-time highs. Read more The post Saxo Ban..."

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Tidsstämpel: 2015-02-27 21:05
Taggar: bank, forex

Breaking: FXCM Inc on Track with Repayment of Leucadia Loan


"According to Leucadia National's quarterly earnings report, the firm is expecting to have received over $75 million of its loan to FXCM within three months from the date of closing of the agreement wi..."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2015-02-27 19:24
Taggar: forex, report

TickCom to Deliver a Copy and Social Trading Alternative to the Market


"The firm is delivering to retail brokers a new product designed to provide an alternative solution for automated trading which gives full strategy development control to the end clients without requir..."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2015-02-27 16:44
Taggar: automated trading, brokers, forex, market, rate, trading

BGC Partners Successfully Acquires 56.3% of GFI Group Shares


"The independent board members of GFI Group have resigned as BGC appoints 6 out of 8 directors on the new expanded board of the target firm after a takeover battle stretching for over 6 months. Read m..."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2015-02-27 15:20
Taggar: forex, point, share, shares

Average OTC Margin Forex Account Size in Japan Totals $14,000


"Japanese OTC FX margin volume skyrocketed 132% in the fiscal third quarter of 2014, marking a new all time high and reaffirming an ever-growing risk appetite by Japanese traders to engage in forex tra..."

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Tidsstämpel: 2015-02-27 14:26
Taggar: forex, forex trading, margin, trading

What?s Going on Down Under?


"With all eyes on the cricket world cup in Australia Matthew Clark asks is it time to focus on the Aussie. Read more The post What?s Going on Down Under? appeared first on Forex Magnates. "

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2015-02-27 13:00
Taggar: aussie, forex

IronFX CEO Markos Kashiouris Discusses Recent Company Developments


"As the allegations against IronFX by Chinese IBs reached the court in Cyprus, the firm's CEO Markos Kashiouris has presented the views of the brokerage about the case and recent developments in the in..."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2015-02-27 02:13
Taggar: forex

Equity Markets Riding High, Can It Continue?


"Clive Lambert's guides us on a indices "chart"-er flight and gets us to ask ourselves if our trading is a glorious hunt or a hero mission in vain. Read more The post Equity Markets Riding High, Can I..."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2015-02-26 22:00
Taggar: forex, market, trading

Twitter Mobile Payments to be Enabled by Barclays? Pingit


"Starting from next month Barclays? app for mobile funds transfer, which has been downloaded 3.7 million times and has handled over £1 billion in transactions, will be available for iOS and Android. Re..."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2015-02-26 21:13
Taggar: forex

24option Signs Sponsorship Deal with Tennis Legend Boris Becker


"After the binary options broker signed a partnership agreement with one of Italy's leading sports teams last year, the Juventus Football Club, 24option now expands its brand to attract tennis fans. Re..."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2015-02-26 20:26
Taggar: forex

Morgan Stanley Settles for $2.6 Billion ? but What Exactly Did They Do?


"The settlement is another one in a long string of regulatory steps taken against the company over similar allegations. Forex Magnates traces back the chronology of negligence by due diligence senior o..."

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Tidsstämpel: 2015-02-26 20:09
Taggar: forex

KVB Kunlun Shares to Resume Trading following $100 Million Acquisition


"In a joint announcement made today by the Hong Kong broker and the Chinese Investment bank that bought 60% of its shares, CITIC Securities asked for resumption of trading in KVB shares with effect Fri..."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2015-02-26 19:25
Taggar: announcement, bank, forex, investment, share, shares, trading

Autochartist and SeerTrading Partner to Increase Retail Image of SeerHub


"SeerTrading has recently announced a collaboration with Autochartist where they will be licensing the right to automate trading strategies provided by Autochartist on the SeerHub platform. Read more T..."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2015-02-26 19:13
Taggar: forex, rate, trading

Victory Park Capital Issuing IPO to Invest on P2P Lending Platforms


"Illustrating the latest demand among investors to lend money on P2P platforms, Chicago based Victory Park Capital has filed to raise £200 million on the London Stock Exchange?s AIM in a coming IPO. Re..."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2015-02-26 17:43
Taggar: forex

Is It Time to Get Crazy with the Loonie


"Following BoC's governor reducing expectations of a rate cut next week, Matthew Clark discusses that data doesn't matter when it comes to buying the Canadian dollar. Read more The post Is It Time to G..."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2015-02-26 16:39
Taggar: dollar, forex, loonie, rate

Is It Time to Get Crazy with the Loonie


"Following BoC's governor reducing expectations of a rate cut next week, Matthew Clark discusses that data doesn't matter when it comes to buying the Canadian dollar. Read more The post Is It Time to G..."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2015-02-26 16:39
Taggar: dollar, forex, loonie, rate

GAIN Capital Reports Record Fourth Quarter Earnings


"As the analysts earnings per share estimates have increased from 37 cents a share 30 days ago, to 46 cents yesterday, the company reported 41 cents per share which has been largely priced into the mar..."

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Tidsstämpel: 2015-02-26 16:11
Taggar: forex, market, report, share

Bullion Capital on Track to Revamp the Physical Gold Market


"The company has been actively expanding its business, delivering an alternative electronic exchange marketplace for precious metals traders who are not interested in dealing with paper contracts. Read..."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2015-02-26 13:31
Taggar: bull, forex, gold, market

Guest Blogger From Kiev Shares Insights Into NBU?s Decision


"Central bank incompetence and lack of coordination between government officials causes havoc in Ukraine?s interbank market, as currency goes into a freefall. Read more The post Guest Blogger From Kiev..."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2015-02-26 13:04
Taggar: bank, currency, forex, market, share, shares

Quotix Chooses Zing to ?Eradicate Java Garbage? In Their FX Aggregation Technology


"A provider of solutions for the Java development environment, Azul Systems was chosen by Quotix to help them ?eradicate Java garbage collection issues? and improve latency in their FX aggregation syst..."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2015-02-26 12:00
Taggar: forex

First Derivatives Acquires Data Analytics Company Prelytix for Up to $20m


"The purchase is aiming to boost the firm?s profile in the marketing technology sector amid growing demand for big data collection and analysis, the final size of the deal remains capped at $20 million..."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2015-02-26 11:23
Taggar: analysis, forex, market

LQD Markets Clients Asked to Send Claims via Email by Insolvency Administrators


"Unlike KPMG, that are designing a new Claims Portal website, Baker Tilly lets LQD Markets clients to simply send their claims to a dedicated email address monitored by the team. Read more The post LQD..."

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Tidsstämpel: 2015-02-25 21:58
Taggar: forex, market

Meet the Legendary Speculator You?ve Never Heard of


"Bernard Baruch was a great wall street adventurer. Our guest blogger cherrypicks some trading insights by the unknown master. Read more The post Meet the Legendary Speculator You’ve Never Heard..."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2015-02-25 21:44
Taggar: forex, trading

Ukrainian Central Bank Complicates Foreign Exchange Purchases


"The move comes amid increasing pressure on the Eastern European nation's currency due to heightened geopolitical tensions and a rapidly depreciating local currency due to an accelerated economic downt..."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2015-02-25 20:31
Taggar: bank, currency, foreign exchange, forex, rate

UK Watchdog Warns about Ftradition, a Suspected Seychelles Clone


"The regulator says FTradition is passing itself off as a member of the Tradition Group which is an international firm of brokers that is FCA authorised. Read more The post UK Watchdog Warns about Ftra..."

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Tidsstämpel: 2015-02-25 19:38
Taggar: brokers, forex

CySEC Signs New Memorandum of Understanding with Bank of Russia


"Russia and Cyprus are on their way to strengthening regulatory cooperation in light of the substantial amounts of Russian capital moving out of the country and looking for offshore safety amid a tanki..."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2015-02-25 18:16
Taggar: bank, forex

Euronext Sees Third-Party Annual Revenue Increase 9% in 2014


"Euronext?the first pan-European exchange spanning Belgium, France, Netherlands, Portugal and the UK?announced its 2014 results, including an increase in third-party annual revenue of 9% to ?458.6 mill..."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2015-02-25 17:08
Taggar: forex

UK Financial Watchdog Issues $26 Mln Penalty To Aviva Investors for Regulatory Failings


"Aviva Investors was fined by the Financial Conduct Authority for systems and control failures. The investment management firm failed to manage conflicts of interests, resulting in Aviva paying $204 mi..."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2015-02-25 15:03
Taggar: financial, forex, investment

FCA Slaps Aviva Investors with $26 Mln Penalty


"Aviva Investors was fined by the Financial Conduct Authority for systems and control failures. The investment management firm failed to manage conflicts of interests, resulting in Aviva paying $204 mi..."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2015-02-25 15:03
Taggar: financial, forex, investment

Plus500?s Rising Acquisition Costs Hamper H2 2014 Net Profits


"Taking a closer look at Plus500's financial report reveals that the broker experienced a decline in H2 2014 profits compared to H1 due to rising marketing costs to acquire new customers. Read more The..."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2015-02-25 14:56
Taggar: financial, forex, market, profit, report

Is It Time to Buy the ?GOLD?en Ticket?


"Today Matthew Clark discusses, following Yellen's speech last night, if the time is right to buy the precious metal. Read more The post Is It Time to Buy the ?GOLD?en Ticket? appeared first on Forex..."

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Tidsstämpel: 2015-02-25 13:12
Taggar: forex, gold

BNY Mellon Reported to Be Holding Settlement Talks On Forex Trades


"US banking giant, Bank of New York Mellon is believed to be holding discussions with legal authorities in the country with reference to forex transactions. The news comes after the bank had previously..."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2015-02-25 12:25
Taggar: bank, forex, forex trade, report

FIX Trading Community Proposes Electronic IPO Process


"In a Best Practices document, the FIX Trading Community published a process to automate portions of the IPO process to create greater efficiency and reduce errors. Read more The post FIX Trading Commu..."

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Tidsstämpel: 2015-02-25 12:18
Taggar: forex, trading

Profits All-Round for Plus500 ? Net Profit Strikes a Century Rise YoY $102.5 million


"UK listed CFD provider, Plus500 reports strong annual financials for 2014. Overall results were on the increase with solid gains in revenues, net profit and earnings per share, a treat for shareholder..."

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Tidsstämpel: 2015-02-25 11:38
Taggar: financial, forex, profit, report, share

Profits All-round for Plus500 ? Net Profit Hits Record $102.5 Million


"The UK listed broker reports strong annual financials for 2014. Overall results showed solid gains in revenues, net profit and earnings per share, a treat for shareholders with a $92 mln dividend payo..."

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Tidsstämpel: 2015-02-25 11:38
Taggar: financial, forex, profit, report, share

Ex ICAP Led VC Fund Illuminate Financial Management Invests in CloudMargin


"Mark Beeston led Financial Management (IFM), a fintech focused venture capital firm formed last year has announced its first investment as it took a stake in CloudMargin. Read more The post Ex ICAP L..."

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Tidsstämpel: 2015-02-25 10:05
Taggar: financial, forex, investment, margin

Alpari UK Owes Citi & FXCM $11.4 mln as Majority Client Funds Pooled


"In a report to the company?s creditors and clients, KPMG, which has been appointed as special administrator for the failed UK brokerage has revealed that client funds have been pooled almost in full..."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2015-02-25 02:19
Taggar: forex, point, report

Hungarian National Bank Takes Control of Buda-Cash Broker


"On suspicion of cooking the books for over a decade, some 10 billion forint ($37 million) in client losses are expected and as much as 100 billion forint ($371 million) in assets are unaccounted for b..."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2015-02-24 23:39
Taggar: bank, forex

BATS Global Markets Appoints Chris Concannon as CEO


"The new CEO of the company has played a major role in the bid for KCG Hotspot which the company announced earlier this year, leading the effort by BATS Global Markets into the foreign exchange market..."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2015-02-24 21:43
Taggar: foreign exchange, forex, market, point

Royal Bank of Canada Becomes EBS Direct?s First Liquidity Provider in the Country


"The addition of RBC will give EBS customers access to a leading liquidity provider in both major and emerging market currencies. This will create greater liquidity, better pricing and higher certainty..."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2015-02-24 19:42
Taggar: bank, currencies, forex, market

New Gold Price Manipulation Probe Launched by U.S Authorities


"The global FX rates manipulation investigations that forced major banks to settle with regulators for fines of $4.3 billion, have led to a new round of investigation in the U.S. into the setting of pr..."

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Tidsstämpel: 2015-02-24 18:28
Taggar: bank, forex, gold, rate

IronFX Faces Cyprus Court Complaints by 160 Chinese Clients and IBs


"The spat with Chinese clients reaches the Limassol District Court. ?Our success draws competitors? criticism, we aren't doing anything different from others,? says IronFX CEO, dubbing the plaintiffs "..."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2015-02-24 18:20
Taggar: forex

The Monk Who Sold His EUR/USD Position: Trading and Meditating


"In today's unusual approach, our guest author introduces the correspondence between trading and meditation. How can you maximize your mind for trading? Find out here Read more The post The Monk Who So..."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2015-02-24 17:48
Taggar: forex, trading

MarketCloud Partners with Hybrid Solutions to Host VertexFX Trading Platform on the Cloud


"The popular VertexFX platform, developed by Hybrid Solutions, will become accessible to global users as it signs a hosting agreement with Cyprus-based MarketCloud, thus reducing costs for traders. Rea..."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2015-02-24 16:11
Taggar: forex, fx trading, market, trading

Yellen?s Yell Influencing the Yen


"Janet Yellen's call for patience may not calm the USD/JPY for the new future. Find out what our guest blogger has to say whilst taking the charts into account. Read more The post Yellen’s Yell I..."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2015-02-24 15:33
Taggar: forex

Hello Markets to Launch New Security Measures for its White Label Brands


"Only made available to the administrator of the website, Hello Markets says this will ensure a high level of security guaranteed to minimise any possible threat of unwarranted access to sensitive info..."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2015-02-24 15:07
Taggar: forex, market

NDF Traders to Benefit from Advanced Liquidity and Sophsiticated Order Book at SwapEx LLC


"Institutional currency traders that deal in non-deliverable-forwards will take heed of new functionality on the SwapEx LLC Swap Execution Facility. The State Street owned firm, enhances liquidity and..."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2015-02-24 14:59
Taggar: currency, currency trade, forex

10% Decrease in Operating Revenues at Japanese Broker Monex in January


"Japanese broker-dealer, Monex, reported January operating metrics. The multi-asset provider saw operating revenues drop during the crisis-led month with an increase in financial expenses, adding to th..."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2015-02-24 13:01
Taggar: financial, forex, report

CFFEX Partners with Dubai Gold & Commodities Exchange via MoU


"China Financial Futures Exchange (CFFEX) and the Dubai Gold & Commodities Exchange (DGCX) have signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) with each other, the first such MoU between CFFEX and a Mi..."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2015-02-24 01:57
Taggar: financial, forex, gold

Abe Cofnas? Weekly Technical Outlook: EUR/NZD


"A brand new week has started, but what will it bring for the kiwi? Find out what Abe Cofna has to say about it and what the charts indicate. Read more The post Abe Cofnas’ Weekly Technical Outl..."

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Tidsstämpel: 2015-02-23 21:30
Taggar: forex, kiwi

Kwanji FX Initiates Partnership with East Atlantic, Targeting Emerging Markets


"Kwanji, a FX B2B international trading platform, has launched a strategic partnership with global payments and treasury solutions provider East Atlantic, part of East Atlantic?s bid to undercut compet..."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2015-02-23 20:23
Taggar: bank, forex, market, rate, trading

More Credit Contraction as Citigroup FXPB Closes Accounts


"Stating a review of its "accounts in the light of prevailing market conditions and service costs" Citi has confirmed that its FXPB unit has terminated customer accounts. Read more The post More Credit..."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2015-02-23 18:59
Taggar: forex, market

State of Wisconsin Investment Board Taps Markit for Data Management Needs


"Financial information services provider, Markit (Nasdaq: MRKT), has announced the selection of its enterprise data management (EDM) platform by the State of Wisconsin Investment Board (SWIB). Last mon..."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2015-02-23 18:58
Taggar: financial, forex, investment, trading

Alpari Russia Releases January 2015 Turnover, Volumes Fall by 2.2% MoM


"Alpari Russia has just released its January 2015 turnover in Russia and the CIS countries, having come in at just $88 billion during the first month of the calendar year amid an industry-wide bout of..."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2015-02-23 18:40
Taggar: forex

Cambridge and E&Y Report: European Alternative Finance Market Grew 83% in 2014


"Alternative finance in Europe grew strongly in 2014 led by P2P lending as businesses and consumers flock to the platforms as an alternative to more costly banks. Read more The post Cambridge and E..."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2015-02-23 17:55
Taggar: bank, finance, forex, market, report

European Alternative Finance Market Grew 83% in 2014: Report


"The University of Cambridge and E&Y's research shows that the surge is led by P2P lending, as businesses and consumers flock to the platforms as an alternative to more costly banks. Read more The..."

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Tidsstämpel: 2015-02-23 17:55
Taggar: bank, finance, forex, market, report

Belgian Watchdog Warns against Unauthorised Brokers Operating in Belgium


"BANK&BINARY, Broker International Bank, Financial Broker, F&C Management Limited, SIA Europe Trade Services, FXGL Capital, HCI Fund, Royal Broker, G.O. LIMITED, BfmMarkets, BoursoMarket, Ban..."

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Tidsstämpel: 2015-02-23 17:08
Taggar: bank, brokers, financial, forex, market

Top ZuluTrade forex signal providers for this week ? (2015-02-16 ? 2015-02-21)


"Greetings fellow zulutraders ! Alan here with the top performing zulutrade forex signal providers. The rankings for this week have changed only a bit. Click on the providers name in the list below to..."

Blog: Alan's Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2015-02-23 16:15
Taggar: forex, forex signal, profit, share, signal provider, zulutrade

HSBC CEO Stuart Gulliver?s Secret £5 Million Swiss Account Revealed


"An HSBC spokeswomen issued a statement addressing the reveal outlining that Gulliver used the HSBC Suisse account to hold his bonus payments prior to 2003, a period of time when he was stationed and l..."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2015-02-23 14:59
Taggar: forex

HSBC Profit Down 17% in 2014 as CEO?s Secret Swiss Account Revealed


"HSBC's annual report was published Monday revealing profits as down 17% for the company in 2014. The report is published amid discovery of CEO Stuart Gulliver's secret Swiss HSBC account housing £5 mi..."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2015-02-23 14:59
Taggar: forex, profit, report

Alpari Japan Gives Clients 3 Weeks to Access Reports before Servers Shutdown


"Trade transcripts such as Annual Transaction Report and Customer Report are usually needed by traders and money managers to analyse their performance as well as complete fillings with tax authorities..."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2015-02-23 14:23
Taggar: forex, report

How Newsweek?s Cover Can Be a Trading Tool


"This is the launch of Matthew Clark's daily guest blog posts. In his first contribution he points out that magazine covers may offer a signal in the opposite direction. Read more The post How Newswe..."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2015-02-23 13:46
Taggar: forex, point, trading

Understanding Forex Commission Structures


"Unlike most other exchange-driven markets, forex has an enticing feature that brokers take full advantage of in their continual bid to lure in investors: no exchange fees, regulatory fees, data fees..."

Blog: Alan's Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2015-02-23 13:06
Taggar: brokers, forex, market

SolidX Offers Wall Street Little ?b? Now, Working on Big ?B? for Tomorrow


"Financial startup SolidX is carving out a niche on Wall Street with its total-return bitcoin swap offering. Beyond bitcoin swaps, also in its plans is introducing Wall Street to blockchain technology..."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2015-02-23 12:07
Taggar: financial, forex

How Align Commerce Is Using the Blockchain and Bitcoins to Power a Cross-Currency Payments Company


"Using bitcoins and blockchain technology, Align Commerce has created a cross border payments company that offers simple to understand fees for businesses and online merchants. Read more The post How A..."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2015-02-22 17:56
Taggar: currency, forex

US Forex down in December as Alpari Dubai Draws Competitor Attention


"Last week gave us a rundown on December US data for top brokerages, continued interest in the Alpari UK saga, the merger of Australian broker GO with Vantage FX UK as well as a flurry of CySEC regulat..."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2015-02-22 14:08
Taggar: forex

Bitcoin Weekly Wrap ? Bitserve Extends Product Range & Bitstamp Enhances Platform


"The world of virtual currencies saw a number of enhancements this week, notably Bitstamp, who introduced HTML5 charting on their trading terminal, with Bitserve extending its bitcoin derivatives instr..."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2015-02-21 22:08
Taggar: currencies, forex, trading

Setting-up Shop in London Makes Sense for Forex and CFD Providers


"The global nature of foreign exchange trading has gifted London, the UK?s capital, as the preferred destination for the product to blossom, overseas participants reinforce, all the good points that pu..."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2015-02-21 19:30
Taggar: foreign exchange, forex, point, trading

MCX Hopes New Senior Appointment Will Bring Good Fortune


"India?s largest commodity derivatives venue has appointed a new CEO and Managing Director, pending regulatory approval. The exchange is optimistic that the new appointment could bring back its missed..."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2015-02-21 16:14
Taggar: forex, point

Lahore Stock Exchange to Goes Live with New Algorithmic Trading System


"The role of electronic trading was strengthened today as the Lahore Stock Exchange launched its new algorithmic trading software. The country?s 2nd largest venue continues to enhance trading infrastru..."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2015-02-21 01:58
Taggar: forex, trading, trading system

Plus500 Remains Attractive Buy as Deutsche Bank Increases Stake to 7.23%


"Institutional investors? interest in margin derivatives brokers continues with news of Deutsche Bank increasing their stake in Plus500. The German bank increased its previous holding and now owns in e..."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2015-02-20 22:19
Taggar: bank, brokers, forex, margin, share, shares

KPMG Releases Alpari UK Update, Claim Procedure and Upcoming Meeting


"In a latest string of ongoing claims, KPMG has given an update on Alpari UK, including the outlining of the process of a client money pool (CMP), and claims portal that will be available as of March 6..."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2015-02-20 18:34
Taggar: forex

GFI Group Supports BGC?s $6.10 Per Share Tender ? Agreement To Revamp GFI Board


"BGC Partners, Inc. (NASDAQ: BGCP) and GFI Group Inc. have announced the culmination of a tendered offer support agreement in which GFI’s board of directors unanimously agreed to support BGC̵..."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2015-02-20 15:38
Taggar: forex, share, shares

Dukascopy Instills Euro-Related Weekend Leverage On Eve of Greek Finality


"Dukascopy liquidity providers have issued a warning to its clients, as the proverbial clock strikes midnight, on a looming finality between Greece and the Eurozone, which has the potential to cause ex..."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2015-02-20 15:13
Taggar: currency, currency pair, dukascopy, forex, leverage, market

$3.9 Mln Penalty and 8-Year Jail Term for Fraudster Behind Revelation Forex Fund


"A US judge has handed out a lengthy sentence to Kevin White of KGW Capital for operating a fraudulent currency fund. The fraudster will face a 97 month jail sentence and is to y $3.9 million in restit..."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2015-02-20 03:21
Taggar: currency, forex

Spanish Traders to Benefit from Additional Leveraged IBEX 35 Benchmark Indices


"The Bolsas y Mercados Españoles, (BME), the largest financial cash and derivatives trading venue in Spain, has extended the number of instruments linked to the popular IBEX 35 derivatives contract. Th..."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2015-02-20 01:14
Taggar: financial, forex, leverage, report, trading

Social Trading Network eToro Introduces Further Trade Leader Incentives


"The social trading network has revamped its reward program back in December and after a positive response from trade leaders has further increased the attractiveness of its offering as it partnered wi..."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2015-02-19 21:00
Taggar: etoro, forex, trading

CySEC Cautions Investors about Talanto Capital Markets


"The Cyprus Securities and Exchange Commission issued a statement today informing investors that the company Talento Capital Markets (Cyprus) is not permitted to provide investment and ancillary servic..."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2015-02-19 19:44
Taggar: forex, investment, market

Germany Rejects Greek Proposal, S&P Dismisses Grexit Spillover Risks


"As speculated by Forex Magnates, the leader amongst creditor nations delivering the Greek bailout package has been quick to dismiss the proposal made by the government in Athens due to lack of any rea..."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2015-02-19 17:58
Taggar: forex

CySEC Cuts License of UFS Capital, Firm Targeting Individual Investors


"The company has been targeting high-net worth individuals. However, according to CySEC it hasn't been diligent enough in complying with reporting of certain data to the Cypriot watchdog in a timely ma..."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2015-02-19 16:34
Taggar: forex, report

iFX EXPO International, Forex Magnates 2015 Summits Dates Announced


"iFX EXPO international will take place on May 26-28, while Forex Magnates Tokyo and London Summits are scheduled for July and November. Save the dates and stay tuned for the industry's best content an..."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2015-02-19 16:22
Taggar: forex

Greek Government Submits Request for a Bailout Extension, Remains Stubborn


"The euro has given back its gains in London morning trading as the proposal by Greek officials to the Eurogroup maintains a tone which is unlikely to yield any concession with the country?s creditors..."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2015-02-19 15:51
Taggar: forex, trading

Commodities Corner (Part 5): Lumber ? Asset Influencing the New York Times


"Vladimir Petropoljac surveys the factors which affect price fluctuations in the commodity that print publications are heavily dependent on. Read more facts about lumber and timber in this week's commo..."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2015-02-19 15:34
Taggar: forex

FCA Investigating Competition in Wholesale Banking, Investment Sector


"The British regulator has determined it worthwhile following the publication of its review into competition in the sector and will also consider undertaking a market study into asset management and re..."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2015-02-19 15:02
Taggar: bank, forex, investment, market

FxPro Upgrades Its Automated Strategy Creation Tool FxPro Quant


"The new version will be able to export strategies as both MT4 EAs and cTrader robots, while delivering the FxPro Quant portal to all traders regardless of whether they have an account with the brokera..."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2015-02-19 11:28
Taggar: forex, rate

Thomson Reuters Augments Equity Index Series with Infrastructure Indices


"Thomson Reuters has launched a new suite of index families specializing in infrastructure and utilities, slated for release by the middle of March 2015, based on the on Thomson Reuters Business Classi..."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2015-02-19 00:43
Taggar: forex, report

CFTC Data Shows FXCM Inc Retail Forex Funds Shed 12% in December


"The Futures Commission Merchant of KCG Holdings, KCG Americas LLC has been removed from the list due to its sale to Wedbush Securities, as Institutional Liquidity LLC has been officially delisted as a..."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2015-02-18 22:23
Taggar: forex

Trading Technologies? Platform Integrates Quantitative Brokers? Execution Algos


"Trading Technologies International, Inc. (TT), a provider of high-performance trading software has teamed with Quantitative Brokers to provide optimized execution algorithms from the TT platform. Read..."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2015-02-18 21:53
Taggar: brokers, forex, rate, trading

TMX Datalinx Partners With Wall Street Horizon, Bolstering Data Product Suite


"TMX Datalinx, an information services division of TMX Group, has integrated Wall Street Horizon Inc.?s (WSH) data products suite, becoming a global distributor under the terms of a new agreement. Read..."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2015-02-18 20:50
Taggar: forex, rate

Canada Moving Forward with Renminbi Hub


"The hub was announced by Canada's Prime Minister Stephen Harper during his visit to China in November. With anticipated reforms and liberalization coming from China in the future, ties should only str..."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2015-02-18 20:39
Taggar: forex

CySEC Suspends Financial Services License of FxPulp on Two Counts


"The Cyprus Securities and Exchange Commission (CySEC) has issued an announcement highlighting that the financial services company license of the entity behind the FxPulp brand has been suspended. The..."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2015-02-18 19:46
Taggar: announcement, financial, forex

CLS Reports January 2015 Settlement Data, Average Daily Volumes Surge 16% MoM


"CLS has reported its settlement data for the month ending January 2015, which was highlighted by a staunch 16% month-over-month growth in average daily input volumes. Read more The post CLS Reports Ja..."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2015-02-18 19:03
Taggar: forex, report

Being Successful in Trading by Not Trading


"Our weekly guest blogger reflects on Mark Minervi's quote to distance oneself from trading at certain times. Read here when this quote, that may appear counter-productive to trading, is effective. R..."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2015-02-18 18:47
Taggar: forex, trading

Being Successful in Trading by Not Trading


"Our weekly guest blogger reflects on Mark Minervi's quote to distance oneself from trading at certain times. Read here when this quote, that may appear counter-productive to trading, is effective. R..."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2015-02-18 18:47
Taggar: forex, trading

OANDA Enhances Developer API as the Broker Advances Third Party Integration


"Receiving demand from both traders using the API, integrating their apps to their trading accounts, as well as from third party developers, OANDA has announced an update to its API Developer Portal..."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2015-02-18 18:18
Taggar: forex, trading

Swiss Prosecutor Opens a Case Against HSBC for Money Laundering


"The move could spark a slew of investigations of illegal conduct by Swiss banks for facilitating money laundering and assisting in tax evasion schemes, since the business conduct of HSBC has allegedly..."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2015-02-18 17:09
Taggar: bank, forex

Thomson Reuters FX Trading Volumes Highest Since September 2014


"Thomson Reuters Matching and FXall spot volumes have remained flat year-on-year, but rose swiftly when compared to the previous month, as overall volumes came in at the highest levels since September..."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2015-02-18 15:43
Taggar: forex, fx trading, trading

Swedish Crowdfunding Platform FundedByMe Launches P2P Lending


"FundedByMe is launching P2P Lending to its 40,000 registered users and to Swedish businesses to use their crowdfunding platform to receive loans. Read more The post Swedish Crowdfunding Platform Funde..."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2015-02-18 14:51
Taggar: forex

Alpari Russia Moves Exotic Currency Pairs Into Close Only Mode


"The changes will take effect on the 20th of February, with a hard deadline on the 27th when all of the positions will be closed at the last available rate, as the firm adds 26 new currency pairs to it..."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2015-02-18 13:43
Taggar: currency, currency pair, forex, rate

Its All About the Growth ? Euronext Enters Africa Through Product Partnership with JSE


"African financial markets are set to evolve through strategic partnerships with developed trading venues to promote mutually beneficial products. Euronext reports a collaboration with the JSE to push..."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2015-02-18 01:46
Taggar: financial, forex, market, rate, report, trading

?The Euro Trap? Author Calls Greek Exit from the Euro an Inevitability


"According to the president of the respected IFO Institute for Economic Research, Hans Werner Sinn, the Greek government should bail on the negotiations and take the country on an easier road, parting..."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2015-02-17 23:03
Taggar: forex

Instaforex Rolls Out Russian Stocks Heat Map Display


"Displaying a heat map of the Russian stock market is useful for the bulk of clients of Instaforex as the company's business continues strong in the Russia and CIS region in recent years. Read more The..."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2015-02-17 21:34
Taggar: forex, market

Bulgarian Regulator Warns Against Prospective Interactive Brokers Clone


"The entity Global Markets Ltd has changed its name to Interactive Brokerage Ltd, which is dangerously close the to U.S. listed and CFTC regulated brokerage Interactive Brokers while continuing to onbo..."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2015-02-17 19:44
Taggar: brokers, forex, market

How Can Brokers Evaluate Risk?


"Answering a comment on his previous blog post, Centroid Solutions' CEO Rani Sawaf provides an in detail example of several key risk factors concerning the forex space. Engage in the discussion in the..."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2015-02-17 19:31
Taggar: brokers, forex

Societe Generale Prime Services Acquires Stake in GMEX Group


"Societe Generale becomes the second investment bank to acquire a minority holding in GMEX Group, as an investment in the exchange operator and technology provider was announced. Read more The post So..."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2015-02-17 17:17
Taggar: bank, forex, investment

How Will Alpari UK?s Demise Affect the Group?s Dubai Office?


"Several industry participants are negotiating for the Alpari ME unit, eyeing its ready made-local infrastructure. Mass migration of the office's 40 employees to a local competitor is also on the agend..."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2015-02-17 16:21
Taggar: forex

New Product Review: Compliance Accepted Managed Trading with SeerHUB


"For forex brokers, copy trading and managed trading accounts provide an opportunity to market services to clients that aren?t interested in self trading. The offerings also can be used to attract trad..."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2015-02-17 15:40
Taggar: brokers, forex, market, trading

US Department of Justice Expands Probe Into Forex Deals ? Major Banks Involved


"We?ve seen numerous inquiries over the last couple of years by government departments looking into the world of forex trading, and this past weekend saw the United States Department of Justice open up..."

Blog: Alan's Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2015-02-17 06:25
Taggar: bank, forex, forex trading, investment, trading

Top ZuluTrade forex signal providers for this week ? (2015-02-09 ? 2015-02-14)


"Greetings fellow zulutraders ! Alan here with the top performing zulutrade forex signal providers. Without further ado here they are: 1ZuluRank manav predictor Pips 12.2K Trades 456 Followers 5017 Amo..."

Blog: Alan's Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2015-02-17 06:12
Taggar: forex, forex signal, profit, share, signal provider, zulutrade

Australian Broker GO Markets Extends Reach to UK as it Merges with Vantage FX UK


"Vantage FX UK, a London-based financial derivatives broker will be rebranding as GO Markets. The firm reported that it will be merging with the Australian regulated broker with changes expected to tak..."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2015-02-17 01:52
Taggar: financial, forex, market, report

Marketing Forex & Binary: Why Retention Isn?t What It Used to Be?


"Our new guest blogger Erez Shifron demonstrates here what is really important to retain customers if you are a broker. Read more The post Marketing Forex & Binary: Why Retention Isn’t What..."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2015-02-16 22:25
Taggar: forex, market, rate

Latest Build of MetaTrader 5 Integrates VPS Options, Revamps Marketplace


"For those traders which are banking on speed with their expert advisors, there is an integrated VPS option, while Metaquotes has optimized the Metatrader Market by enabling a set of different rent per..."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2015-02-16 21:40
Taggar: bank, forex, market, metatrader, rate

In A Bet on Apple Pay and Mobile Payments, SBT Capital Leads $6.5M Funding in Mobeewave


"Russian based SBT Capital has announced that they have led a $6.5 million funding round in Mobeewave, a mobile payments firm that provides technology to turn any NFC-enabled phone into a secure contac..."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2015-02-16 19:01
Taggar: forex

German Finance Minister Highlights Differences With Greece Before Key Meeting


"Mr. Schaeble stated in Brussels just before engaging in another round of talks with the Greek government that as long as Greece doesn't want a programme, he doesn't have to think about any options. Re..."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2015-02-16 18:58
Taggar: finance, forex

Negative Balance in Forex Trading


"As you probably know already, there are now thousands of live Forex trading accounts with negative balance, which occurred thanks to the surprise EUR/CHF floor removal by the&..."

Blog: Forex Blog, Forex Trading Information
Tidsstämpel: 2015-02-16 18:14
Taggar: bank, brokers, forex, forex trading, trading

New Zealand Registered Ukrainian Broker Forex Trend Blacklisted by CRFIN


"After Alpari Russia has openly stated that the Ukrainian brokerage registered in New Zealand, Forex Trend, violated its rights on the ?PAMM account? trademark, the Russian self-regulatory organization..."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2015-02-16 17:15
Taggar: forex

How to Stay In Control of your Managed Forex Account


"In this guest blog post, Ismar Zembo decides that enough is enough - at least when it comes to trusting money managers blindly. Questions must be raised beforehand. Find out here what you should clari..."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2015-02-16 16:02
Taggar: forex

How to Stay In Control of your Managed Forex Account


"In this guest blog post, Ismar Zembo decides that enough is enough - at least when it comes to trusting money managers blindly. Questions must be raised beforehand. Find out here what you should clari..."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2015-02-16 16:02
Taggar: forex

As Bitcoin ECN?s Grow, the Financial Commission Extends Cryptocurrency Regulation to LPs


"The Financial Commission, a self-regulation oversight committee for the forex, CFD and binary options industries, has announced the launch of regulation for cryptocurrency liquidity providers. Read mo..."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2015-02-16 15:13
Taggar: currency, financial, forex

Australian Regulator Cancels License of FX Broker Enfinium Post-Mortem


"After an investigation into the broker?s alleged virtual dealer malpractices between 2010 and 2013 yielded no results due to the company not maintaining adequate records of its operations, ASIC cancel..."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2015-02-16 14:21
Taggar: forex

After ?Painful? Coverage, HSBC Buys Full-Page Ad to Apologize to UK


"?We must show we understand that societies we serve expect more from us...We therefore offer our sincerest apologies,? Gulliver says... Eight years later. Gulliver made no mention of HSBC's other rece..."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2015-02-16 14:11
Taggar: forex

Japan FX Retail Broker Volumes Continue to Rise as January Figures Grow by 25%


"January trading volumes in Japan were 661.9 trillion yen (approximately $5.61T). Volumes increased nearly 25% from December, when total Japanese volumes were reported at 530.6 trillion yen. Read more..."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2015-02-16 12:53
Taggar: forex, report, trading

Binary Options Trading Volume in Japan Jumps 42.77% YoY


"Making up most of the volume in January was USDJPY binary options, accounting for 23.38 billion yen. Traders fared best in using FX Trade Financial?s Range Binary Options, with a loss customer ratio o..."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2015-02-16 12:32
Taggar: financial, forex, fx trade, trading

Conflicting Powers: What Lies Ahead for the Renminbi in 2015?


"Q4 results reveal a multitude of factors influencing the renminbi. Weakening against the dollar, it has also been increasing in real effective exchange rate due to pressure from Japan and Europe. Read..."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2015-02-15 20:20
Taggar: dollar, forex, rate

Bancorp Founding Family Jumps onto Fintech Bandwagon with $100 Million Blank Check IPO


"The Bancorp Inc Founder Betsy Cohen and her son Daniel Cohen are launching their newest venture with the ?Blank Check? IPO of FinTech Acquisition Corp. Formerly the CEO of Bancorp, Daniel Cohen become..."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2015-02-15 18:57
Taggar: forex

O-Systems Launches New Binary Options Platform with Focus on Forex Familiarity


"With 30 active brokers using their technology, O-Systems is launching their newest binary options trading platform, OSYS 8.0, with new features focusing on a simple user interface and risk management..."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2015-02-15 18:00
Taggar: brokers, forex, trading

Whistleblowing at Boston Prime while KPMG Remains Hush, FXCM and FxPro Moving Onwards and Upwards


"Last week saw a bevy of allegations levelled at FXDD, KPMG keeping tight-lipped on Alpari UK's customer accounts, FXCM making welcome changes to its operations and FxPro's CEO sharing his vision for t..."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2015-02-15 15:01
Taggar: forex, fxdd

Boston Prime Exposed as Alpari UK Clients Still in the Dark


"Last week saw a bevy of allegations levelled at FXDD, KPMG keeping tight-lipped on Alpari UK's customer accounts, FXCM taking some safety measures FxPro's CEO sharing his vision for the future of the..."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2015-02-15 15:01
Taggar: forex, fxdd

Bitcoin Weekly Wrap ? Virtual Currency Industry Supports Authorization of Regulated Venue


"Digital currencies welcomed a new bill drafted by Republican Marc Roberts to promote trade and commerce by accepting Bitcoins, read this and other key stories affecting the Bitoin sector in weekly Bit..."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2015-02-14 21:19
Taggar: currencies, currency, forex

New Study from Senior Practitioner Shows HFT Strategies as Questionable


"Greg Scopino a CFTC official has written an independent study on two approaches commonly used by HFT trading firms that could be improper. He reviews pinging and front running in light of regulations..."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2015-02-14 18:38
Taggar: forex, rate, trading

Forex Brokers Update ? February 14th, 2015


"One new broker has been added during the last seven days: Tradingbanks — a brand new BVI broker with MT4 platform, $20 minimum and 1:400 leverage. Many non-Forex trading inst..."

CFDs Weary of Competition from Alternative Leveraged Products as Volumes Increase


"Listed derivatives such as Exchange Traded Products are gaining traction as investors explore alternative instruments in light of market volatility. Boost ETP?s volumes increased significantly in Janu..."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2015-02-14 16:07
Taggar: forex, leverage, market

Swiss Franc Crisis Adds to Stressors Affecting Currency Brokers with Rising Costs


"Transaction fees are expected to rise for brokers operating in the margin forex sector. The move comes on the back of growing risks in light of the SNB moves and the fx fixing probes. Read more The p..."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2015-02-14 02:21
Taggar: brokers, currency, forex, margin

EU Leaders in Favour of European Commission?s Proposals on Libor and Financial Benchmarks


"The European Council, an EU institution of heads of states has commended measures taken by the European Commission in its proposals to enhance confidence in the system following recent scandals involv..."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2015-02-13 23:14
Taggar: bank, financial, forex

Greece Talks to Continue Monday Amid Controversial Messages From Both Sides


"The negotiations between Greece and the Eurogroup have not reached a compromise, likely leading to a protracted standoff as both sides of the table are hardening their stance before timing becomes cri..."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2015-02-13 22:23
Taggar: forex

IQ Option Delivers Own HTML5 Binary Options Platform With CySEC License


"The brokerage is entering the binary options market globally and while until now it has been targeting mainly clients from Russia, the firm has its targets set far as it delivers a very solid experien..."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2015-02-13 19:17
Taggar: forex, market

E*TRADE Financial Reports January 2015 Metrics, DARTs Swell 5% MoM


"E*TRADE Financial Corporation (NASDAQ:ETFC) has reported its monthly activity report for the month ending January 2015, highlighted by a 5% MoM increase in DARTs. E*TRADE has seen its equities busines..."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2015-02-13 18:43
Taggar: financial, forex, report

Alpari Reverses MetaTrader 5 Phasing Out, Reduces Decimals on RUB Pairs


"After citing limited usage of the MetaTrader 5 platform, Alpari committed to discontinuing its support for it in the beginning of February. However according to a new announcement on the company’..."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2015-02-13 16:11
Taggar: announcement, forex, metatrader

ASIC Implements Alterations to OTC Derivatives Reporting


"The Australian Securities and Investments Commission (ASIC) has amended the Derivative Transaction Rules and corresponding derivative transaction rules on the heels of industry consultation and accomp..."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2015-02-13 10:51
Taggar: forex, investment, report

Assessing the Correlation Between Commodities and Currencies


"Forex and commodities trading are fast becoming correlated instruments as the relationship between the two is evident with trends in price movements, the price of oil and gold both impact major curren..."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2015-02-13 03:36
Taggar: currencies, currency, currency pair, forex, gold, oil, trading

Ontario Securities Commission Issues Warning Against Costa Rican Chikara FX


"Canadian investors have been advised by regional financial watchdog, Ontario Securities Commission, to refrain from dealings with the international managed and non-discretionary forex accounts provide..."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2015-02-13 01:54
Taggar: financial, forex

Dubai-Based DMCC to Boost UAE?s Position as a Commodity Trading Hub


"The UAE's dedicated commodities trading centre, the DMCC enhanced its position as a preferred organisation to support the growth of commodities trading, DMCC's annual career fair attracted over 4000 i..."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2015-02-13 00:29
Taggar: forex, trading

Hello Markets Extends into Forex Trading, Adds Binary Option with Consecutive Bets


"The new trading tools are still focused mainly on the end users of binary options rather than forex traders, introducing a social trading module to its platform offering in a revamped interface design..."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2015-02-12 21:42
Taggar: forex, forex trade, forex trading, market, trading

ayondo Partners with StockPulse to Deliver Sentiment Analysis for its Clients


"One of the leading social trading providers ayondo has entered into a new partnership which will expand the scope of its clients into sentiment analysis indicators for no additional costs to the end c..."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2015-02-12 20:56
Taggar: analysis, forex, indicators, trading

Russian Self-Regulatory Body CRFIN Blacklists Entity PROM-24


"A suspiciously high return rate on managed accounts accompanied by a referral bonus scheme is raising red flags for the entity, in a country where forex schemes are growing like mushrooms lately. Read..."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2015-02-12 17:29
Taggar: forex, rate

The CHF Crisis Lesson: Is Your Broker a ?Bucket Shop??


"What can a trader do to identify a suitable broker? Our new guest blogger, Gil Paz, explains what you can learn from the SNB decision that still ripples through the markets and forex industry. Read mo..."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2015-02-12 15:49
Taggar: forex, market

SEK Hit Hard as Riksbank Cuts Rates into Negative Territory and Launches QE


"The latest central bank to bring rates into negative territory is the Swedish central bank known as Riksbank. This morning at a scheduled monetary policy meeting the monetary policy governing body of..."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2015-02-12 15:45
Taggar: bank, forex, rate

Deutsche Boerse Rides Dollar Momentum with Launch of US Denominated Equity Index ETF


"The Deutsche Beorse has launched a new dollar based edition of the popular MSCI EMU index that is hedged against further euro depreciation. Read more The post Deutsche Boerse Rides Dollar Momentum wi..."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2015-02-12 14:53
Taggar: dollar, forex

Traiana CEO Andrew Coyne Leaving ICAP


"After two and a half years as CEO of Trainana, Andrew Coyne is leaving the firm to seek other opportunities. A search is already under way for Coyne's replacement as new CEO. Read more The post Tra..."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2015-02-12 14:15
Taggar: forex

Dollar Momentum Propels FX Hedge Fund Gains in January


"One the whole, hedge funds steered clear of the Swiss franc in January, and rode the dollar's momentum to achieve profits during the month and outperform gains of other asset classes. Read more The po..."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2015-02-12 12:54
Taggar: dollar, forex, profit

US Regulators March Forward after Black Thursday


"CFTC Chairman Timothy Massad on Wednesday told lawmakers at a House hearing that the regulatory commission is considering how much firms can expose themselves to highly-leveraged trades made by client..."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2015-02-12 12:47
Taggar: forex, leverage

First Derivatives Raising £15.3M to Accelerate Big Data Plans


"Earlier in the year it was reported that financial technology provider, First Derivatives, was expanding its ?big data? services to enter new markets with the launch of Delta Marketing Cloud. The dive..."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2015-02-12 11:45
Taggar: financial, forex, market, rate, report

Exclusive: Boston Prime Bankruptcy Documentation Reveals More Client Funds Questions


"?An affidavit by former CEO of Boston Technologies and director of BT Prime and Boston Prime alleges that a client funds gap has been identified, as BT Employees, led by George Popescu, blew the whist..."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2015-02-12 10:20
Taggar: bank, forex

Saudi Arabian Derivatives Market Remains Attractive ? One Financial Extends GCC Presence


"One Financial Markets continues to dominate the middle eastern margin derivatives market through the establishment of its latest office in the most populous nation in the GCC. The broker will set-up a..."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2015-02-12 09:30
Taggar: financial, forex, margin, market

London Capital Undergoes Restructuring ? New Dedicated Website for MT4


"UK-based brokerage firm LCG has devised a new dedicated website for its MetaTrader 4 business. The new portal replaces the firm?s signature FX offering as Forex Magnates reports the closure of its Pri..."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2015-02-12 02:48
Taggar: forex, metatrader, report

FXCM?s Retail Business Reports January Metrics in the Green ? up MoM & YoY


"Listed broker-dealer, FXCM, benefited from volatility in global financial markets in the month of January. The firm saw retail trading volumes rise, however institutional volumes were lower than figur..."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2015-02-12 01:35
Taggar: financial, forex, market, report, trading

London Metal Exchange On-boards First Korean Broker Dealer Sorin


"Global commodities exchange LME enhances its position in the Asia-Pacific region with the signing of a new broker-dealer from Korea. Sorin Corporation joins the venue as a category-5 associate trade m..."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2015-02-11 23:05
Taggar: forex

Financial reform: All for One and One for All


"When it comes to reforming financial markets, regulation has a role to play but can only ever be part of the answer and not a panacea. It is education, more than regulation, that will be key. Read mor..."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2015-02-11 22:38
Taggar: financial, forex, market

BGC Partners Sees Revenues Grow, Profits Decline for the Quarter and Year


"The company?s financial services revenues saw the largest boost from their foreign exchange offerings and their equities and other asset classes offerings. Their real estate segment also benefited fro..."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2015-02-11 20:59
Taggar: financial, foreign exchange, forex, profit, real estate

CySEC Blows The Whistle for CIFs, While Waving a White Flag on Capital Requirements


"As the regulator reminded brokerages to check on their risk policies a new law has lowered capital requirements for Cyprus Investment Firms at a key time just before a number of brokerages got hit by..."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2015-02-11 19:55
Taggar: forex, investment

InvestUP Launches ?Crowdfunding Supermarket? to Simplify Investing


"InvestUP launched their Crowdfunding Supermarket at Finovate this week. The site aims to become a central marketplace, aggregating crowdfunding deals and user portfolios from numerous platforms. Read..."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2015-02-11 18:39
Taggar: forex, market

Gold and Newly Listed Products Shine in January at the DGCX


"A leading player in gold and Indian rupee trading, volumes traded at the Dubai Gold and Commodities Exchange grew 22% in January to 1,176,111 contracts compared to December, and 13% above the same per..."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2015-02-11 16:51
Taggar: forex, gold, trading

$20 Oil? Not according to my charts!


"Clive Lambert is not a fundamentalist - in trading. Read here in this guest blog post why he allows charts to guide him. Read more The post $20 Oil? Not according to my charts! appeared first on Fore..."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2015-02-11 16:43
Taggar: forex, oil, trading

Nuclear Fuel, Biofuel and Ethanol Pricing Data to be Distributed by Tullet Prebon


"In twin data distribution deals with SCG Group and Numerco First, Tullet Prebon will begin to distribute prices on biofuel, ethanol, nuclear fuel and palm oil products to its customer base. Read more..."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2015-02-11 16:24
Taggar: forex, oil

FxPro CEO Discusses Leverage, Agency Model Prospects After The SNB Crisis


"In the next chapter of the Forex Magnates coverage of the foreign exchange market's Black Thursday aftermath, our reporters talked with the CEO of FxPro Charalambos Psimolophitis about upcoming indust..."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2015-02-11 16:13
Taggar: foreign exchange, forex, leverage, market, report

On Negative Balances, Industry Practices and Terms & Conditions Habits


"While there is a case that retail investors need some degree of protection from extraordinarily volatile events on the marketplace, ultimately they need to realize that trading on financial markets co..."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2015-02-11 14:45
Taggar: financial, forex, market, trading

Fintech Hiring Gets Algorithmic with Launch of Untapt?s Automated Jobs Board


"During our Fintech Panel at last year?s Forex Magnates London Summit, one of the topics of conversation was hiring. A challenge for fintech companies is finding staff with both an understanding of the..."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2015-02-11 13:13
Taggar: financial, forex, market

Former ConvergEx CEO Craig Lax Settles with the SEC for $783,000


"The former chief executive of the U.S. brokerage has admitted wrongdoing and settled with authorities as under his tenure, the company has mislead investors to get charged substantially above stated c..."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2015-02-11 02:21
Taggar: forex

What?s next for Coffee?International Investors Reduce Investments in Hedge Funds ? AUM Drops by $29.1B


"Hedge funds ended 2014 on a low according to research carried out by BarclayHedge and TrimTabs Investment Research. Figures dropped on a month-over-month basis in December with AUM reducing by $29.1 b..."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2015-02-11 01:48
Taggar: forex, investment

Commodities Corner (Part 4): Coffee ? The Drinkable Petroleum


"Coffee is one of the world's most traded commodity, but how does it react when farm yields are low? Read what our guest blogger has to say. Read more The post Commodities Corner (Part 4): Coffee ..."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2015-02-10 22:35
Taggar: forex

NCDEX Deploys LSE?s MilleniumIT Trading & Surveillance System


"Indian-based NCDEX, a commodity derivatives exchange will enhances its trading solutions as it enters the world of low-latency trading. The venue will co-operate with the LSE?s technology division for..."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2015-02-10 22:33
Taggar: forex, rate, trading

HSBC: Out of the Pan, into the Fire


"While the data has been in the hands of tax officials around the world since May 2010, only now, after a flurry of press attention, are regulators being moved to act. Read more The post HSBC: Out of t..."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2015-02-10 22:21
Taggar: forex

ORE Launches Over-the-Counter WTI Crude Oil Options End-User Solution


"Expanding on the trading opportunities which firms can offer to retail traders, the firm brings a new dynamic to trading, providing an opportunity to bet on volatility instead of the direction of oil..."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2015-02-10 21:13
Taggar: forex, market, oil, trading

Gold ? Corrective Price Action Pullback Plus Weak Bounce (4 Hour Chart)


"In this week' s guest blog post by Chris Capre we can find out what his thoughts are on gold and were it is trending towards. Read more The post Gold – Corrective Price Action Pullback Plus Weak..."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2015-02-10 18:07
Taggar: forex, gold

Life.SREDA VC Issues Top 10 Fintech Trends and Predictions for 2015 in Annual Report


"Headquarted in Moscow, Life.SREDA is a venture capital firm focused on mobile and online fintech startups with notable investments in Fidor Bank and Simple and has issued its 2014 sector report. Read..."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2015-02-10 18:00
Taggar: bank, forex, investment, report

GAIN Capital Holdings Reports Record Retail Trading Volumes in January


"GAIN Capital Holdings, Inc. (NYSE: GCAP) has announced its monthly trading volumes metrics for the month of January revealing a record setting month in January. The retail trading volumes segment of t..."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2015-02-10 16:51
Taggar: forex, report, trading

Kantox Surpasses $1 Billion in FX Transactions as Clients Attracted to Low Cost P2P Model


"Launched in 2011, and having received over $10 million in funding since its launch, Kantox announced that it has reached the $1 billion milestone for FX transactions taking place on its P2P platform..."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2015-02-10 16:05
Taggar: forex

South-East Asia Focused FXPRIMUS, Signs a Deal to Sponsor Melbourne City FC


"Sporting sponsorships continue to be one of the ways to build a stronger brand for foreign exchange brokers with FXPRIMUS becoming the latest to join an ever growing number of soccer partnerships. Rea..."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2015-02-10 15:46
Taggar: brokers, foreign exchange, forex

UBS Financial Statement: No Losses from Black Thursday but FX Margins Contract in Q4


"In its Q4 financial statement, UBS revealed that FX trading revenues remained flat with Q3 levels even as client trading activity increased during the quarter, signalling a drop in margins. Read more..."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2015-02-10 15:01
Taggar: financial, forex, fx trading, margin, trading

Breaking the 3rd DXY ? Wave


"Our weekly guest blogger briefs us that according to the Elliott wave principle the fourth wave of the DXY is already in progress and therefore is leaving the 3rd wave behind. Find out here more. Rea..."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2015-02-10 14:07
Taggar: forex

Greek Clarity Required for Next EURO Move


"Profit taking continues to dominate dollar No incentive to push dollar higher Norges Bank cannot afford to be misread Greeks dominated by Euro timetable The forex market becomes more difficult to endu..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2015-02-10 13:46
Taggar: bank, currency, dollar, forex, forex market, market, profit

FX Investigations Move to Algorithms as NYDFS Monitors Deutsche?s Autobahn Platform


"According to a report from Reuters, the NYDFS has placed monitors in Deutsche Bank's Autobahn electronic trading platform to analyze algorithms used for executions and pricing of FX trades. Read more..."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2015-02-10 13:41
Taggar: bank, forex, fx trade, report, trading

Global Futures Exchange Settles with NFA for $65,000


"Global Futures settles with the NFA in a case about "failure to maintain complete and accurate financial records, prepare accurate net capital computations, and comply with the equity withdrawal restr..."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2015-02-10 12:36
Taggar: financial, forex, rate

Q3 ICAP Trading Statement: EBS Hot, Global Broking Not, with Group Revenues Down 1%


"A return of FX volatility helped lead revenues higher at ICAP's EBS unit. But, decline's in its Global Broking unit led the interdealer to experience a minor decline in Q3 revenues. Read more The pos..."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2015-02-10 11:53
Taggar: forex, trading

Top ZuluTrade forex signal providers for this week ? (2015-02-02 ? 2015-02-07)


"Greetings fellow zulutraders ! Alan here with the top performing zulutrade forex signal providers. I missed a week again. Sorry once again. I am thinking to stop publishing this as lately I’m pr..."

Blog: Alan's Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2015-02-10 06:25
Taggar: forex, forex signal, signal provider, zulutrade

The Bitcoin Exchange: Volatility Breeds Opportunity Despite Headwinds


"The meteoric rise of bitcoin prices in late 2013 brought with it a corresponding spike in interest from many across the business spectrum and beyond. Within two short months, its price soared by 1000%..."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2015-02-10 02:01
Taggar: forex

INTL FCStone Reports 2014 Financial Metrics, Operating Revenues Jump 22% YoY


"INTL FCStone Inc. has released is financial results for the first quarter ending December 31, 2014, characterized by a 22% YoY jump in operating revenue to $137.5 million from $112.9 million over the..."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2015-02-10 02:01
Taggar: financial, forex, report

FactSet Bolsters Research Capabilities by Acquiring Code Red


"FactSet Research Systems Inc., a global financial information provider for a variety of firms and asset classes, has acquired research management firm, Code Red, Inc. Late last year the firm also move..."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2015-02-10 02:01
Taggar: financial, forex

Deutsche Börse Market Data + Services Gains Licensing Agreement with Pegas


"Deutsche Börse Market Data + Services has embarked on a partnership and gained exclusive license rights to Pegas? real-time market data for its traded spot, derivatives, natural gas contracts. Back in..."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2015-02-10 02:01
Taggar: forex, market

The Fix Is In: Clients to Incur FX Trading Charges at 4PM Fix


"A number of leading institutional banks, including Barclays Plc, Deutsche Bank and Credit Suisse AG will be implementing a new 4pm fix trading methodology, passing the costs of trades onto clients. Ba..."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2015-02-09 22:48
Taggar: bank, financial, forex, fx trading, trading

Breaking: FXCM Poised to Discontinue 13 ?High Risk? Currency Pairs


"On the heels of earlier news surrounding a revamped platform, FXCM has announced that it will be discontinuing a total of thirteen exotic currency pairs on February 20, 2015, given the prevalent amoun..."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2015-02-09 21:12
Taggar: currency, currency pair, forex

CLSA Integrates IEX?s ATS Solutions Suite, Fortifying Trade Execution Capabilities


"CLSA Americas (CLSAA), a North American affiliate of Asia’s independent brokerage and investment group CLSA, has consolidated IEX?s Alternative Trading System (ATS) and Smart Order Router (SOR)..."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2015-02-09 20:53
Taggar: forex, investment, rate, trading, trading system

FXCM Adds More Real-Time Volume Indicators, Upgrades Its Trading Station Platform


"The brokerage has announced a set of real-time volume indicators alongside a variety of performance enhancements to its own desktop, web and mobile platform, to deliver some new analytics capabilities..."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2015-02-09 20:35
Taggar: forex, indicators, trading

FXPA Adds Hotspot and Integral as Institutional Members


"Ahead of voting of its board and officer members, the FXPA foreign exchange industry group is welcoming Integral and Hotspot as its two newest institutional members. Read more The post FXPA Adds Hotsp..."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2015-02-09 18:42
Taggar: foreign exchange, forex

Why We Should Take Grexit Clutter with More Than a Grain of Salt


"Contrary to popular opinion, our weekly guest blogger Vlad Gubernat doesn't see Greece, or any other PIIGS country, leaving the Eurozone. Find out why here. Read more The post Why We Should Take Grexi..."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2015-02-09 18:37
Taggar: forex

KPMG Updates Alpari UK Clients on Insolvency Process, Parsing out Some Numbers


"The special administrator has announced that £43.3 million, 66% of of Alpari UK client funds, have already been transferred to an account which it controls directly. So far 144 Alpari UK employees hav..."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2015-02-09 18:15
Taggar: forex

CPattern Partners with SpotOption to Distribute Retention Tools to Binary Options Brokers


"CPattern has announced that it has partnered with binary options provider SpotOption for distribution of its Account Monitoring and Control System to its binary option broker customers as a retention..."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2015-02-09 18:14
Taggar: brokers, forex

Saxo Bank Extends F1 Lotus Team Racing Sponsorship for 2015


"While other brokers have turned to football and rugby, Saxo Bank has focused its sports sponsorships with teams on wheels. Announcing their second racing sponsorship of the year, Saxo Bank will contin..."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2015-02-09 17:33
Taggar: bank, brokers, forex

Alpari Discontinuing MetaTrader 5 Trading on March 1st


"Citing minimal usage of the platform, Alpari will be discontinuing its support of the MetaTrader 5 trading platform in March in its remaining brands, after it had been offered by Alpari UK for real tr..."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2015-02-09 16:12
Taggar: forex, metatrader, trading

US Department of Justice Widens FX Probe to Include Currency-Linked Products


"The DoJ will examine currency-linked investments sold by Barclays and UBS. The structured products under scrutiny are both based on carry trades and were sold to Swiss hedge funds and other sophistica..."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2015-02-09 15:56
Taggar: currency, forex, investment

Growing Risk Management Challenges in Times of High and Low Volatility


"It?s time for companies to reassess their approach to risk-management and admit to the impact of macroeconomic factors on every broker or tech company in an industry which is ultimately all about mark..."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2015-02-09 15:54
Taggar: forex, market

Saxo Bank Reports January Trading Volumes Above $300 Billion, But Deposit Levels Decline


"Saxo Bank has reported that January trading volumes increased by 15% compared to December. However, customer deposit levels declined in the broker's first metrics report since Black Thursday. Read mo..."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2015-02-09 15:27
Taggar: bank, forex, report, trading

Digital Vega Reports 160% YoY Volume Growth for 2014 as FX Options Trading Goes Electronic


"Reporting publicly about volume performance executed on its Medusa multi-dealer FX-options platform, Digital Vega has announced it achieved over 160% year-over-year growth for 2014. Trading is provide..."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2015-02-09 14:28
Taggar: forex, report, trading

BGC Expands Asia Offering with Yen Interest Rate Swaps


"The interdealer broker claims the title of being the first to launch a fully electronic platform for the yen IRS market. This follows "strong interest" in Indian Rupee non-deliverable forwards launche..."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2015-02-09 13:18
Taggar: forex, market, rate

eToro Focuses on Design and Data with ?Cleaner and Simpler? Stats Page


"eToro debuts its new stats pages over the weekend. The design update fits their trend of positioning their image as more than just a social broker but one that is creating a new concept to financial..."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2015-02-09 12:36
Taggar: etoro, financial, forex

Gamification Is a Game Changer for Online Forex and Binary Options Brokers


"Some online companies cite a 100% to 150% pickup in engagement metrics including unique views, pageviews, community activities and time on site from utilizing the methods of gamification. FX advertise..."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2015-02-09 02:01
Taggar: brokers, forex

Years of FX Market Manipulation Push ACI to Update Code of Conduct


"As the FX rate-rigging scandal still casts its shadow over the $5 trillion-a-day industry, a first welcome "fix" by a widely accepted guidelines producing NGO targets "last look" abuse. Read more The..."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2015-02-08 19:00
Taggar: forex, fx market, market, rate

Financial Data Unbundled? Symphony in Works to Compete With Bloomberg and Reuters


"Symphony, communications startup with financial backing from 13 Wall Street banks led by Goldman Sachs, is exploring the creation of a digital marketplace for financial data and research. Read more Th..."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2015-02-08 18:11
Taggar: bank, financial, forex, gold, market

Clients Remain Uneasy as FXCM, GAIN CEOs Discuss Future of Forex


"In yet another week marked by Black Thurdsay's shockwaves, leaders of the two leading US brokers set out to defend the industry and reassure traders. In Alpari UK, meanwhile, business is unusual... as..."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2015-02-08 17:40
Taggar: brokers, forex

Identifying the Pitfalls of a Forex Broker ? Traders Questioning Extends to the PB


"The recent Black Swan event of January 15 has forced the trading community to raise more questions. It's not enough to know everything about your broker, you now have to know your broker?s prime broke..."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2015-02-07 19:49
Taggar: forex, trading

Weekly Wrap: Bitcoin Algo Trading Adds Coinsetter and Developments at Italian Regulator


"The world of crypto currencies was pleasantly surprised this week with news of the Italian Central Bank recognizing Bitcoins. Tradewave adds algorithmic trading on Coinsetter, more stories in the Bitc..."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2015-02-07 17:55
Taggar: bank, currencies, forex, trading

Forex Brokers Update ? February 7th, 2015


"Three new brokers have been added to the list of Forex companies on EarnForex.com this week: ExoFX — an FCA-regulted Forex broker with MetaTrader 4 platform, $500 m..."

FX Commission Fees ?On Sale? as Indian Exchanges Battle for Volumes


"India’s leading derivatives’ exchanges continue to play the price-war in commission charges for FX and equity options. NSE responds with a two-month extention on its discounted rate. India..."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2015-02-07 13:33
Taggar: forex, rate

Exclusive: Several BT Employees Laid Off, Client Funds at Primes Allegedly Missing


"Information gathered by Forex Magnates reporters from a number of sources points out that a big chunk of client funds could be missing from Boston Prime and BT Prime as regulators have been made aware..."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2015-02-07 01:15
Taggar: forex, point, report

Exclusive: Several BT Employees Laid Off, Regulators Made Aware of Missing Client Funds


"Information gathered by Forex Magnates reporters from a number of sources points out that a big chunk of client funds could be missing from Boston Prime and BT Prime as regulators have been made aware..."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2015-02-07 01:15
Taggar: forex, point, report

LATAM-Based Bolsa Mexicana de Valores Selects Nasdaq for Market Surveillance


"Mexico?s main cash and derivatives trading venue is developing its market surveillance system through the deployment of Nasdaq?s technology. The venue will use SMARTS for monitoring and supervising of..."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2015-02-06 23:21
Taggar: financial, financial trading, forex, market, trading

Swiss Franc after-Effects Still in the Air, LCG Assesses Prime of Prime Solution


"Listed multi-asset currency and CFD provider, London Capital Group, is reviewing its prime of prime offering to institutional clients, according to Forex Magnates' sources. The review comes on the bac..."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2015-02-06 22:57
Taggar: currency, forex

Dukascopy Slated to Cap Maximum Leverage of EUR/DKK, USD/DKK Trading


"Dukascopy Bank has altered its leverage policy on the EUR/DKK and USD/DKK pairs, stipulating a maximum leverage of 1:10 to prevent a potential maelstrom should a recalibration of the trading range be..."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2015-02-06 20:25
Taggar: bank, dukascopy, forex, leverage, trading

CBOE Holdings Releases Q4 2014 Metrics, Revenues Surge 17% YoY


"The Chicago Board Options Exchange (CBOE) Holdings, a primary operator of the US stock options market, has released its Q4 operating metrics, which showed a 17% QoQ jump in revenue. CBOE Holdings rece..."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2015-02-06 18:00
Taggar: forex, market

Are Russian PAMMs Forex Trend & Panteon Finance the Next Dominos After MMCIS?


"After the Ukrainian brokerage MMCIS has shattered the confidence of a number of Russian retail investors in the managed funds business, another duo of forex trading companies are being questioned by d..."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2015-02-06 17:19
Taggar: finance, forex, forex trading, trading

LOTTOTECH Partners with Fashion TV, Launching FTV Lotto


"On the heels of its recent launch, LOTTOTECH has reached a strategic partnership with Fashion TV, culminating in its newest ambition, FTV Lotto ? the opportunity will target new audiences across Asia..."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2015-02-06 15:53
Taggar: forex, rate

Euronext Launches New Wheat Contract Amidst Rising Prices


"Euronext, the Eurozone?s paramount exchange, has unveiled plans to launch a new premium milling wheat no. 3 contract, which is slated to become available in the beginning of March. Earlier this week..."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2015-02-06 15:23
Taggar: forex, trading

Alpari UK Shareholder Andrey Dashin Secures Brand & Intellectual Property


"The main shareholder of the company has secured rights over the intellectual property of Alpari UK as pieces of the company are starting to get sold under special administration by KPMG to recover cre..."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2015-02-06 11:26
Taggar: forex, share

Dubai Financial Market Welcomes Rising Trading Volumes as Revenues Rise


"UAE's listed trading venue, the Dubai Financial Market, reported a sharp rise in volumes and earnings as domestic investors hold onto local financial products despite a slow down in global energy mark..."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2015-02-06 02:34
Taggar: financial, forex, market, report, trading

Volatility Supports Earnings Growth at Derivatives Giant CME Q4 Revenues in the Green


"CME, the world's largest derivatives exchange reports strong trading metrics for the last quarter of 2014, the venue saw an increase in quarterly revenues as well as a jump in average daily volumes du..."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2015-02-06 01:43
Taggar: forex, report, trading

HKEx Posts Positive Metrics in January Despite Short-fall in FX Volumes


"Hong Kong?s main cash and derivatives trading venue, HKEx, has reported January trading figures. Overall the exchange saw an increase in activity however its benchmark CNH currency futures dropped on..."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2015-02-05 23:27
Taggar: currency, forex, report, trading

Traders? Tears Put the Salt in FXSalt as BT Prime Client Shuts Down


"The brokerage has announced to its clients that it is suspending its services in the aftermath of the Swiss franc disaster, stating that a partner of the firm entered into bankruptcy proceedings last..."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2015-02-05 21:34
Taggar: bank, forex

Banc De Binary Fined ?125,000 by Cyprus Watchdog for Soliciting American Clients


"Banc De Binary did not ensure the correctness, completeness and accuracy of notification submitted to CySEC regarding its intention to provide investment services in other countries, misleading the re..."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2015-02-05 19:48
Taggar: forex, investment

Will FastMatch Volumes Decline Since Black Thursday?s Effect on FXCM?


"With FXCM stating that it will look to sell non-core assets, it shines light on what their stake in FastMatch is worth and how the post-Black Thursday decline in volumes affects the valuation of the F..."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2015-02-05 18:31
Taggar: forex

Grahame Chilton and His Capsicum Private Office Take Stake in Illuminate Financial Management


"Illuminate Financial Management has announced that Capsicum Private Office LLP, the family investment office of Grahame Chilton, is taking a stake in the firm as well as investing in their FinTech Opp..."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2015-02-05 18:30
Taggar: financial, forex, investment

Switzerland?s Consumer Confidence Brought down by Swiss Franc Appreciation


"Swiss consumer confidence brought down by the decision of the Swiss National Bank (SNB) to remove the 1.20 floor on the CHF-euro exchange rate. Read more The post Switzerland’s Consumer Confiden..."

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Tidsstämpel: 2015-02-05 17:41
Taggar: bank, consumer confidence, forex, rate

Canadian Forex Traders Haunted by a Slew of Margin Changes


"The self-regulatory organization in Canada which is responsible for setting margin requirements based on the volatility in the currency markets has been issuing changes almost every week lately. Read..."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2015-02-05 16:30
Taggar: currency, forex, forex trade, margin, market

Resistance is Futile ? CME to Close Nearly All Floor Trading for Futures


"Open outcry futures volumes have declined to just one percent of daily futures volumes. Floor trader numbers have also dwindled in recent years. Read more The post Resistance is Futile – CME to..."

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Tidsstämpel: 2015-02-05 13:53
Taggar: forex, trading

Alpari UK?s Japanese Branch Strained by a Torrent of Withdrawal Requests


"In contrast to the announcement by KPMG that they will launch a "Claims Portal" for clients of Alpari UK, in its direct subsidiary in Japan clients are able to withdraw funds using the same website th..."

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Tidsstämpel: 2015-02-05 13:04
Taggar: announcement, forex

Commodities Corner (Part 3): From Coke Cans to Cars ? Aluminium


"Aluminium is almost everywhere and it is one of the most widespread metals. What makes this metal worth trading as a commodity? Find out what our guest blogger Vladimir Petropoljac has to say about th..."

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Tidsstämpel: 2015-02-05 12:48
Taggar: forex, spread, trading

Commodities Corner (Part 3): From Coke Cans to Cars ? Aluminium


"Aluminium is almost everywhere and it is one of the most widespread metals. What makes this metal worth trading as a commodity? Find out what our guest blogger Vladimir Petropoljac has to say about it..."

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Tidsstämpel: 2015-02-05 12:48
Taggar: forex, spread, trading

IC Markets Covering 90% of Client Negative Losses from Swiss Franc Volatility


"IC Markets has revealed to Forex Magnates that they have decided to forgive negative balances from the Swiss franc volatility to 90% of their customers. Read more The post IC Markets Covering 90% of C..."

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Tidsstämpel: 2015-02-05 11:53
Taggar: forex, market

DMM?s FX Volume Jump 17% MoM in January 2015, Set Another Record


"The total client FX trading volume in January 2015 for DMM was an incredible figure of $1,316.2 billion (154,646 billion yen), up by about 17% from $1,125 the previous month. Read more The post DMM..."

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Tidsstämpel: 2015-02-05 10:29
Taggar: forex, fx trading, trading

FXCM?s Major Shareholder, Blair William & Co Ups the Ante ? Increases Stake to 11.69%


"Leading hedge fund, Blair William & Co sends out a strong message in support of broker-dealer FXCM as it increases its majority holding as an institutional investors in the firm, its investment t..."

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Tidsstämpel: 2015-02-05 05:05
Taggar: forex, investment, share, shares

The Impact of Web Analytics: Asset or Aberration?


"The rapid ascension of web analytics by brokers has led many to question their effectiveness and limitations given the multitude of techniques used to process raw seemingly mercurial numbers or data..."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2015-02-05 02:01
Taggar: brokers, forex

NDFs Given Relief Under ESMA?s Clearing Consultation


"Non-Deliverable-Forwards will not require mandatory clearing as EU regulators provide feedback on ESMA's consultation published last year. The 28-member region will not take action on the currency der..."

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Tidsstämpel: 2015-02-05 00:33
Taggar: currency, forex

PFG Customers Gain Relief as CFTC Orders US Bank National Association to Pay $18 Million


"A US court has placed a permanent injunction against US Bank National & ordered it to pay $18 million to PFG?s clients, the custodian and clearing bank was found guilty of mishandling client mone..."

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Tidsstämpel: 2015-02-04 22:31
Taggar: bank, forex

FxPro Executes Record Number of Trades, as US Dollar Slid on Tuesday


"The broker has surpassed its previous record number of trades by almost 60% as the euro staged its biggest single day rally since October 2014 after a potential Greek debt swap deal, before Greek FinM..."

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Tidsstämpel: 2015-02-04 21:56
Taggar: dollar, forex

Exclusive: Why BATS Global Markets Got into FX by Acquiring KCG Hotspot


"Forex Magnates reporters spoke with the President of BATS Global Markets, Chris Concannon, to discuss the challenges which the current foreign exchange market structure presents for new entrants like..."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2015-02-04 19:40
Taggar: foreign exchange, forex, market, report

The Whole Brain State & Your Trading Performance


"In today's blog post, Chris Capre guides us through our behavior as a trader and how we can improve the way we deal with losses and overcome our biggest enemy: the way we think. Read more The post Th..."

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Tidsstämpel: 2015-02-04 19:27
Taggar: forex, trading

GMEX Group Takes Equity Stake in ALTX Africa Group as Exchanges Grow in Africa


"Extending a customer and vendor relationship, GMEX Group has acquired a 25% stake in ALTX Africa Group as the two firms aim to launch new exchanges throughout the African continent. Read more The pos..."

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Tidsstämpel: 2015-02-04 18:17
Taggar: forex

Average Daily FX Volume Dropped by 4% in January 2015 at Intercontinental Exchange


"ICE's Total FX ADV figure, which includes futures and options for the US Dollar Index and foreign exchange, reached 51,000 contracts for January 2015. This figure is 93% higher than January 2014?s ADV..."

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Tidsstämpel: 2015-02-04 17:58
Taggar: dollar, foreign exchange, forex

P2P Lending Marketplace Meets Global Marketplace as Alibaba and Lending Club Partner


"Partnering to create "Alibaba.com e-Credit Line powered by Lending Club," the collaboration is a combination of marketplaces from two of the starts of the 2014 IPO class. Read more The post P2P Lendin..."

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Tidsstämpel: 2015-02-04 17:13
Taggar: forex, market

Euronext Average Daily Volume Jumps 32% MoM in January 2015


"The total cash market and ADV cash market both grew by 32% month-over-month. Read more The post Euronext Average Daily Volume Jumps 32% MoM in January 2015 appeared first on Forex Magnates. "

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2015-02-04 17:11
Taggar: forex, market

What Lies Ahead for TechFinancials Once It IPOs in London?


"Jonathan Morris of the international law firm Berwin Leighton Paisner LLP outlines the challenges and opportunities awaiting the first binary options company aiming to go public and the factors that w..."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2015-02-04 17:10
Taggar: financial, forex

Exclusive: FXCM Inc CEO Drew Niv Discusses Future of the Firm and Retail Forex


"Mr. Niv sheds light on Black Thursday unfolding at FXCM: how did the systems react, what caused the $225 million loss and how many clients held long Swiss franc positions for a total market exposure o..."

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Tidsstämpel: 2015-02-04 15:41
Taggar: forex, market

Exclusive: FXCM Inc. CEO Drew Niv Discusses Firm?s Future after the CHF Crisis


"Mr. Niv sheds light on Black Thursday's unfolding at FXCM: how did the systems react, what caused the $225 million loss and how many clients held long Swiss franc positions for a total market exposure..."

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Tidsstämpel: 2015-02-04 15:41
Taggar: forex, market

With Acquisition Goal Nearing, BGC Extends Tender Offer of $6.10 for GFI Group Shares


"Continuing on its efforts to acquire GFI Group, BGC Partners has announced that they are extending their $6.10 tender offer for shares of GFI Group after nearly achieving their tender goal of 45% of t..."

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Tidsstämpel: 2015-02-04 15:34
Taggar: forex, share, shares

ICAP Challenging European Commission Decision to Fine Them £11.3 Million


"Getting fined by the European Commission today for £11.3 million for breach of competition law, ICAP has announced that they are challenging the decision as unlawful. Read more The post ICAP Challengi..."

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Tidsstämpel: 2015-02-04 15:01
Taggar: forex

Correction/Consolidation in USD Should Be Around the Corner


"The DXY has now approached the target region of 96-97 this past week, with a high struck this past week at 95.48. However, not only have we come up shy of our ideal target, but the pattern in wave Vof..."

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Tidsstämpel: 2015-02-04 14:37
Taggar: forex

Normann and Chancery Lane Traders Partner for Unique Job Challenge Trading Competition


"Partnering with behavioral science trading startup, Normann, Chancery Lane Traders has launched a unique trading competition where winners are rewarded with salaried trading positions. Read more The p..."

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Tidsstämpel: 2015-02-04 13:45
Taggar: forex, trading

Tradimo to Launch Chinese & Arabic, Partners Exclusively with One Financial Markets


"The broker will get exclusive advertising space on the trading school?s new offering launching in the second quarter of 2015, targeting a set of lucrative markets with information in Chinese and Arabi..."

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Tidsstämpel: 2015-02-04 13:11
Taggar: financial, forex, market, trading

FX Volumes for GMO Click Securities Rise 14% in January 2015, Set New Record


"In contradiction to the FX volume record, trading in exchange products on GMO?s Click 365 solution totaled only 523,397 contracts in January 2015, which is down about a 9.8% drop month-over-month. Rea..."

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Tidsstämpel: 2015-02-04 11:08
Taggar: forex, trading

Monex Global FX Trading Volumes Drop by 5.4% in January 2015


"The average FX trade value per business day decreased by 1.4% Month-Over-Month to just ¥250,658 million, which partly explains the overall drop in the volumes in combination with the fewer working da..."

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Tidsstämpel: 2015-02-04 10:41
Taggar: forex, fx trade, fx trading, trading

Forex Magnates? QIR4 Focus: FX Brokers Eying Latin America


"Forex Magnates has recently released its Quarterly Index Report for Q4, focusing on the most relevant trends and developments in the FX industry ? this includes the ascendancy of Latin America as a vi..."

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Tidsstämpel: 2015-02-04 02:01
Taggar: brokers, forex, report

Pershing Securities Australia Integrates Broadridge?s Post-Trade Solution Suite


"Pershing Securities Australia Ltd., part of BNY Mellon, has integrated Broadridge Financial Solutions Inc.’s (NYSE: BR) post-trade processing solutions suite for third-party domestic clearing. E..."

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Tidsstämpel: 2015-02-04 02:01
Taggar: financial, forex, rate

SGX Sees Volume Growth in January 2015


"Derivatives volumes remained robust on the exchange with record volumes in key derivatives contracts ?on the back of increased participation from all customer categories.? Read more The post SGX Sees..."

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Tidsstämpel: 2015-02-04 00:53
Taggar: forex

CFTC Fines Paragon FX, International Commodity Advisors Combined $250k


"Paragon FX Enterprises LLC and International Commodity Advisors (ICA) were fined $100,000 each by the CFTC, while ICA principal Gregory Seitz received a penalty of $50,000 for operating unregistered c..."

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Tidsstämpel: 2015-02-04 00:48
Taggar: forex

Chinese President?s Anti-Corruption Drive Hitting Top Bankers


"Two years after Xi Jinping vowed his government will battle corruption and target ?tigers and flies,? meaning corrupt officials big and small, the effects are seen not only at the Macau gambling table..."

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Tidsstämpel: 2015-02-03 21:29
Taggar: bank, forex

Trading Technologies Channels Connectivity to KCG?s Fixed Income Liquidity Platform


"Trading Technologies International (TT) has expanded its connectivity utility to KCG Holdings? Fixed Income Liquidity Software, which is slated to take effect during Q1 2015. Back in December, TT anno..."

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Tidsstämpel: 2015-02-03 20:52
Taggar: forex, trading

Autochartist Partners with Te Mata to Deliver Automatic Chart Pattern Trading Platform


"Automated trading is gaining traction as the veteran provider of pattern recognition software is now delivering a full platform suite developed in partnership with a New Zealand software company. Rea..."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2015-02-03 20:40
Taggar: automated trading, forex, trading

FCA Regulated AlumFX Shopping around for Potential Buyers


"The small brokers is the latest to join other industry participants buying up competitors and selling their businesses on the heels of Black Thursday. Read more The post FCA Regulated AlumFX Shopping..."

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Tidsstämpel: 2015-02-03 20:27
Taggar: brokers, forex

Interfax-CEA Releases 2014 Russian FX Survey, 66% of Investors Suffer Losses


"The Center for Economic Analysis, Interfax-CEA recently published a report on FX brokers in Russia during 2014, assigning a composite rating that was established via a list of parameters. This survey..."

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Tidsstämpel: 2015-02-03 19:42
Taggar: analysis, brokers, forex, report

3 Brokers Control 60% of Russian FX Market, 66% of Traders Suffer Losses


"A report by Interfax-CEA reveals some telling findings about the local market in 2014, including an extensive brokers' ranking by trading volumes and an assessment of traders' number and average depos..."

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Tidsstämpel: 2015-02-03 19:42
Taggar: brokers, forex, fx market, market, report, trading

ICAP plc Reports January 2015 EBS FX Metrics, Volume Jumps 23.7% MoM


"Citing a recent regulatory filing by ICAP plc (LON:IAP), FX trading volumes via the company?s EBS platform have risen 23.7% MoM to $129.6 billion in January 2015, following a lackluster performance ju..."

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Tidsstämpel: 2015-02-03 19:20
Taggar: forex, fx trading, report, trading

Chris Sacca, the $4 Million Negative Balance, The Salinger Group and Twitter


"Taking a short break from forex, we bring the story of Chris Sacca and how he went from a $4 million negative balance trading stocks, to hustling his way to pay back his debt, to working at Google and..."

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Tidsstämpel: 2015-02-03 18:45
Taggar: forex, trading

FX Trading Volume at Moscow Exchange Drops 44% in January 2015 to a Level Unseen in a Year


"Despite this, the FX market was again the most active market in January 2015 at MOEX. Trading in stocks, derivatives and precious metals also grew compared to January 2014. Read more The post FX Tradi..."

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Tidsstämpel: 2015-02-03 18:02
Taggar: forex, fx market, fx trading, market, trading

Exhaustion Price Action in USD/CAD Suggests Pullback, Buying Opportunity


"This guest blog post is written by Chris Capre. He is the CEO & Head Trader for 2ndSkiesForex.com, specializing in Trading Forex Price Action. As a Buddhist, Trader & Philanthropist, Chris bri..."

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Tidsstämpel: 2015-02-03 18:00
Taggar: forex, trading

Ontario Securities Commission Warns against Binary Investments Global Limited


"Out of the three domains operated by the firm, binarypays seems to be down already, but the site of optionmint still lists a Canadian phone number that might have drawn the ire of the local regulator..."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2015-02-03 16:02
Taggar: forex, investment, rate

Spotware?s cMirror Goes Live Offering More Copy Trading Options for Supporting Brokers


"All traders with a cTrader account can now also use cMirror to become a Signal Provider themselves and profit from other traders who follow their signal, or simply choose and follow other Signal Provi..."

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Tidsstämpel: 2015-02-03 14:54
Taggar: brokers, forex, profit, signal provider, trading

CME Posts FX Volumes Decline by 1% in January, But Option Trading Grows


"January FX volumes drop 1% at the CME compared to December 2014, but options trading buoyed by speculation in euro rose steadily from December's levels. Read more The post CME Posts FX Volumes Decline..."

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Tidsstämpel: 2015-02-03 14:45
Taggar: forex, trading

Russia-Focused Panteon Finance Loses Substantial Amount of Client Funds


"The head of the financial department of the company has been transferring client funds to binary options trading accounts at an Asian brokerage, prompting founders to look how to keep the brokerage so..."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2015-02-03 14:09
Taggar: finance, financial, forex, trading

Commodities Corner (Part 2): Cotton Market from A to Z


"Cotton prices have plunged since May 2014, due to global shift in production in the wake of the rise of India. Sensus Capital's Vladimir Petropoljac goes from the fields where it is produced to your p..."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2015-02-03 13:52
Taggar: forex, market

LQD Markets to Go after Negative Balances, Client Funds ?Appear to Have a Deficit?


"The UK-based broker who faced bankruptcy in the aftermath of the CHf storm has appointed special administrators. The firm's insolvency page has some dire news for clients. Read more The post LQD Marke..."

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Tidsstämpel: 2015-02-03 13:25
Taggar: bank, forex, market, point

Breaking: GAIN Capital Increases Margin Requirements on Pegged Currencies


"Active risk management of exposure at the major publicly listed brokerage continues with the latest round of margin increases concerning a number of pegged currencies and some managed floats in centra..."

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Tidsstämpel: 2015-02-03 12:05
Taggar: currencies, forex, margin

BGC Partners Tells GFI Shareholders Not to Window Shop and Accept Its Offer


"BGC Partners' bid for GFI takes another interesting step forward as the financial institution urges shareholders to avoid searching around for deals and accept its offer that is the ?Best and Only Ava..."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2015-02-03 02:32
Taggar: financial, forex, share

Switzerland?s SIX Exchange Benefits from SNB Tsunami, 6.2 Mln Total Trades Executed in January


"SIX Exchange reports record volumes during January with the average daily value across its listed products range reaching $9.8 billion. The move follows on from an emphatic period of volatility trigge..."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2015-02-03 00:30
Taggar: forex, report

What Kind of Trader Are You, the Gambler or the ?House??


"The way someone trades reveals a lot about his or her nature, in terms of timing, risk management. While either way, we would like to hear your comment about what type of a trader you are. Read more..."

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Tidsstämpel: 2015-02-02 23:01
Taggar: forex

Overall Trading Activity Positive at Interactive Brokers in January as Traders Embrace SNB Shake-Up


"The recent turmoil affecting global financial markets courtesy of the Swiss National Bank has had a net positive impact on operating metrics at listed multi-asset financial trading broker, Interactive..."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2015-02-02 22:21
Taggar: bank, brokers, financial, financial trading, forex, market, oil, report, trading

Post CHF Madness: Forex Isn?t any Riskier Than Any Other Asset Class


"Forex Magnates discusses with GAIN Capital?s CEO Glenn Stevens why contrary to various media reports, the foreign exchange market isn?t much different and isn?t in any way riskier than any other asset..."

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Tidsstämpel: 2015-02-02 22:07
Taggar: foreign exchange, forex, market, report

ADS London Launches Retail Brokerage as Capitalization Doubled Post CHF Crisis


"ADS Securities London goes after the retail FX, CFD and Spread Betting market in Europe with new MT4 offering. Speaking with Forex Magnates, Managing Director James Watson explains deep pockets ensure..."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2015-02-02 20:37
Taggar: forex, market, spread

Daily Market Update: Has the Euro Overshot?


"In today's daily analysis our guest blogger John Putman II accompanies us on a 'chart'er tour over the EURO index. What are your expectations? Leave a comment after the blog post. Read more The post..."

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Tidsstämpel: 2015-02-02 20:06
Taggar: analysis, forex, market

ICE to Administer New LBMA Gold Price Benchmark Starting from March 2015


"The Intercontinental Exchange takes charge of the new gold price benchmark replacing the London Gold Fix which got mired in controversy following manipulation allegations against a number of banks. R..."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2015-02-02 18:36
Taggar: bank, forex, gold

How Can Interdealer Brokers Help in Stabilizing the Market?


"While everyone looks to the regulators to resolve and prevent financial crises, recent history shows that the industry itself has its fair share to contribute in reducing risk. Tradition's Dan Marcus..."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2015-02-02 17:41
Taggar: brokers, financial, forex, market, share

Falling FXCM Share Prices Trigger Margin Call for Company Co-Founder


"FXCM Managing Director and Global Head of Dealing, Eduard Yusupov, was a seller of just over a million shares last week after shares he had pledged as margin at a separate broker were foreclosed. Rea..."

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Tidsstämpel: 2015-02-02 17:00
Taggar: forex, margin, rate, share, shares

Fidessa?s Trading Platform Adopted by China Merchants Securities


"CMS is now using Fidessa as its strategic platform for the Hong Kong market, which it chose for its integrated global FIX network, algorithmic trading engine and post-trade allocations and commission..."

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Tidsstämpel: 2015-02-02 15:31
Taggar: forex, market, rate, trading

Greece and EU Likely to Take a Milder Approach towards Each Other, Unless?


"After a brisk exchange of opinions about the Greek bailout program progress, the rapport of both parties has been somewhat toned down in the run up to more talks between the Greek finance minister and..."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2015-02-02 15:19
Taggar: finance, forex

January?s HSBC China PMI Announced, Signals Contraction


"The unexpected contraction is the first in nearly 2½ years and a low not seen since September. It is also slightly lower than Sunday?s preliminary ?flash? reading of 49.8. Read more The post January&#..."

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Tidsstämpel: 2015-02-02 14:34
Taggar: forex

From Crowdfund to Public Company, Domaine Chanzy Using Seedrs for AIM IPO


"Set to become the first company to crowdfund itself to an IPO, French winemaker Domaine Chanzy is raising funds from investors on the Seedrs crowdfunding platform with shares to go public on the AIM..."

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Tidsstämpel: 2015-02-02 14:14
Taggar: forex, share, shares

ICAP Inc EBS to Deploy HTML5 Based Integrated Trading Platform ?Everything EBS?


"ICAP?s EBS has taken the future proof road of unifying the EBS Market, EBS Direct and EBS Select platform experience under one roof to deliver spot FX, precious metals, NDFs and swaps in a single view..."

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Tidsstämpel: 2015-02-02 13:35
Taggar: forex, market, rate, trading

Tokyo Financial Exchange Foreign Exchange Volumes Shed 10% in January


"Swiss franc trading against the Japanese yen jumped higher by over 1200% as volatility in the pair skyrocketed in the aftermath of the Swiss National Bank's decision to decouple the currency from the..."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2015-02-02 10:45
Taggar: bank, currency, financial, foreign exchange, forex, trading

Exclusive: Alpari UK to Disintegrate Group as Buyers Refuse $25 Mln Offer


"Forex Magnates has learned that most of the global group's employees are expected to be immediately terminated, with about 50 to remain on board for the transitional period of the firm's winding up. R..."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2015-02-01 19:56
Taggar: forex, rate

Singapore Charges Ex-Forex Traders for Unlawful Gains


"In unrelated cases, charges have been filed against Ivan Chng and Toh Hway Khuan, two ex-foreign exchange traders for alleged unlawful gains. The traders allegedly transacted around $1.1 billion US do..."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2015-02-01 18:13
Taggar: dollar, foreign exchange, forex, forex trade, rate

The Inevitable GREXIT: a Saga about Canaries, Dead Horses and PIIGS


"Europe's name has its origins in a Greek goddess, but ironically enough the country may be the first to ditch the joint currency. Find out what our weekly guest blogger Ron de Luca has to say. Read mo..."

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Tidsstämpel: 2015-02-01 16:43
Taggar: currency, forex

CHF Crisis Continues to Unfold with New Developments at FXCM, Alpari and BT Prime


"Forex Magnates spotlights the industry?s top news from the passing week. From the $10M loss at Boston Technologies to Alpari UK going after clients with negative balances, the aftermath of Black Thurs..."

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Tidsstämpel: 2015-02-01 16:24
Taggar: forex

Alpari UK Clients to Apply on New Website for Fund Claims from KPMG


"KPMG say that because Alpari UK had a very large number of retail clients, this is considered to be a significantly more efficient and cost effective approach for agreeing claims than using a manual c..."

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Tidsstämpel: 2015-02-01 12:11
Taggar: forex

Forex Brokers Update ? January 31st, 2015


"Two new brokers have been added since the last update: FXFINPRO Capital — a regulated ECN broker from Cyprus with MetaTrader 4 platform, $500 minimum account size and nice as..."

Blog: Forex Blog, Forex Trading Information
Tidsstämpel: 2015-01-31 16:36
Taggar: brokers, forex, metatrader, trading

JPMorgan Settles Foreign Exchange Benchmark Related Litigation for $99.5 mlnA


"The major U.S. bank has reached a settlement to prevent a class action lawsuit, while agreeing to cooperate in providing information to assist in the prosecution of the claims against the other instit..."

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Tidsstämpel: 2015-01-31 13:19
Taggar: bank, foreign exchange, forex, rate

FXDD US Applies for Withdrawal of Introducing Broker License With the NFA


"According to a corporate announcement made by FXDD Global, the firm?s U.S. unit has applied to withdraw its IB license due to concentration of efforts of the firm on its globally operating FXDD Global..."

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Tidsstämpel: 2015-01-31 07:48
Taggar: announcement, forex, fxdd, rate

BATS Acquired KCG Hotspot Average Daily Volumes Ratchet Higher 24% in January


"Average daily volume numbers have increased when compared to the typically slow month of December, bu remained flat when compared to January 2014, which was the strongest month for the first 8 months..."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2015-01-31 03:32
Taggar: forex

Breaking: GFI Shareholders Reject Proposal For CME-GFI Management Merger


"Following a tumultuous period that saw the extension of numerous offers, GFI shareholders have rejected a proposal for a CME-GFI management merger, limiting the options on the table. An ongoing biddin..."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2015-01-31 02:48
Taggar: forex, share

Race to the Bottom: India?s BSE, NSE Reduce Fees for FX Derivatives


"BSE Ltd, India’s oldest stock market operator is reportedly reducing fees to gain additional traction in a variety of new markets, namely currency derivatives, in an effort to compete with the N..."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2015-01-31 01:06
Taggar: currency, forex, market, report

Go to Jail: FCA Sentences FX Fraudsters Alex Hope and Raj Von Badlo to Prison


"The lingering battle between Alex Hope and Raj Von Badlo, vs. the Financial Conduct Authority (FCA) came to a fitting end Friday, with a pair of prison sentences being dolled out for FX fraud. Mr. Hop..."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2015-01-30 23:50
Taggar: financial, forex

KCG Holdings Q4 2014 Operating Metrics Sizzle, ADV Swells 28% QoQ


"KCG Holdings has released its Q4 2014 operating metrics, which were highlighted by strong gains across average daily volumes and operating revenues. Earlier this week, KCG Holdings sold its KCG Hotspo..."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2015-01-30 20:43
Taggar: forex, market

NZX Releases 2014 Operating Metrics, NZ Capital Markets Notch Steadfast Gains


"The NZX has released its operating metrics for the 2014 calendar year, which was highlighted by a strong year for New Zealand?s capital markets as well as a solid growth in both market capitalization..."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2015-01-30 19:27
Taggar: forex, market

Breaking: FXCM Inc Takes a ?Poison Pill? To Prevent Hostile Takeover Attempts


"The issuance goes effective on February 9, 2015 to stockholders which purchase from the company one one-thousandth of a share of preferred stock with par value of $0.01 per share at a price of $11.20..."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2015-01-30 16:09
Taggar: forex, share

Russian Ruble in the News Again as Central Bank Cuts Rates by 2%


"The final trading day of the month brings in another central bank surprise. The Russian ruble has been sent into another tailspin by the Bank of Russia as it cut key interest rates by 2% in an unexpec..."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2015-01-30 14:58
Taggar: bank, forex, rate, trading

Breaking: KVB Kunlun Bought by Chinese Investment Bank CITIC Securities


"Shares of the company have been suspended pending the full announcement of the terms of the deal with CITIC, after rampant speculation over the past few months has already caused a major rally into th..."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2015-01-30 14:22
Taggar: announcement, bank, forex, investment, share, shares

Cable Bulls Showing Signs of Life on the Charts


"In this week's guest blog post, Clive Lambert is showing us that the cable is active but what what direction is the trend actually going? Find out more here. Read more The post Cable Bulls Showing Si..."

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Tidsstämpel: 2015-01-30 14:22
Taggar: bull, cable, forex

Monex Group Inc Plans to Expand TradeStation as B2B Service


"The firm is aiming to leverage the use of its internally developed platform TradeStation in order to maximize revenue opportunities while maintaining a cost cutting effort which should yield results i..."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2015-01-30 12:51
Taggar: forex, leverage

How Is Your Forex Broker Doing Two Weeks after the SNBomb?


"The FX industry is still feeling the aftershock of the debilitating surge of volatility triggered by the Swiss National Bank's landmark decision just two weeks ago - market participants and brokers a..."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2015-01-29 23:04
Taggar: bank, brokers, forex, market

How Is Your Forex Broker Doing Two Weeks after the SNBomb?


"The FX industry is still feeling the aftershock of the debilitating surge of volatility triggered by the Swiss National Bank's landmark decision just two weeks ago - market participants and brokers a..."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2015-01-29 23:04
Taggar: bank, brokers, forex, market

ISDA Conducts OTC Derivatives Analysis, Clearing & Compression in Focus


"The International Swaps and Derivatives Association, Inc. (ISDA) has conducted an OTC derivatives analysis for the greater industry, concluding that a duality of policy goals is being accomplished. R..."

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Tidsstämpel: 2015-01-29 22:02
Taggar: analysis, forex

Natixis Obtains Eurex?s CCP & EurexOTC Clear Membership


"The corporate subsidiary of Banque Populaire et Caisse d'Epargne (BPCE), Natixis, has become the newest member of Eurex Securities? Lending Central Counterparty (CCP) and EurexOTC Clear. Read more Th..."

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Tidsstämpel: 2015-01-29 19:58
Taggar: forex, rate

Deutsche Bank Reports Rising FX Revenues in Q4, January Profitable Even With Franc Losses


"Shares of the German bank are trading higher today by nearly 5% after the firm surprised traders by reporting net profit of ?438M. Profits were assisted by profits in its foreign exchange trading div..."

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Tidsstämpel: 2015-01-29 19:46
Taggar: bank, foreign exchange, forex, profit, report, share, shares, trading

Investment Technology Group Reports Fourth Quarter Net Income Growing 34% YoY


"Rising profitability in North America, Europe, Canada and to a lesser extent from Asia- Pacific have been driving ITG?s results higher as the firm reports $559.8 million revenues for the full 2014. Re..."

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Tidsstämpel: 2015-01-29 19:29
Taggar: forex, investment, profit, report

MahiFX Granted FMA License for Derivatives Offering in NZ


"MahiFX has been granted a license from Financial Markets Authority (FMA), bringing its comprehensive derivatives offering under the regulatory jurisdiction of New Zealand?s principal compliance entity..."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2015-01-29 18:51
Taggar: financial, forex, market

Exclusive: TechFinancials Files 10-Day Notice for Imminent London IPO


"With yearly revenues of $10-20 mln, the binary options tech provider behind 24Option.com is ready to go public on the London Stock Exchange's Alternative Investments Market. TechFinancials has decline..."

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Tidsstämpel: 2015-01-29 18:26
Taggar: financial, forex, investment, market

iFX EXPO Asia: Here?s How Forex Industry Leaders See Negative Balances


"The CEO panel took centre stage at Asia's biggest forex event of 2015, attended by no less than 3,000 forex professionals in what proved to be the perfect venue for business networking and key insight..."

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Tidsstämpel: 2015-01-29 16:46
Taggar: forex

IG Group Launches Sunday Trading in Bitcoin and Select Equities


"The company will be offering three major indices permitting investors to begin digesting weekend news a day early and opening the doors for trading on select market places way in advance of official t..."

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Tidsstämpel: 2015-01-29 14:57
Taggar: day trading, forex, market, trading

Commodities Corner: Part 1 ? Laying the Ground with the Basics


"In his series, Our new guest blogger Vladimir Petropoljac breaks down commodities he trades and passionate about, explaining how everyday life raw materials can boost your investment portfolio. Read m..."

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Tidsstämpel: 2015-01-29 14:23
Taggar: forex, investment

First Derivatives Continues Embrace of Big Data with Delta Solution Deployed on MongoDB


"Continuing its focus on big data analysis, First Derivatives has announced that Delta Data Factory, a market and reference data solution, is now available on MongoDB, a NoSQL database model. Read more..."

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Tidsstämpel: 2015-01-29 13:45
Taggar: analysis, forex, market

Technology Providers Targeting BT Customers: Panda TS Offering Free Migration


"Panda TS launches free weekend migration program to target Boston Technology clients needing an immediate solution following news that their BT Prime and Boston Prime liquidity units have filed for ba..."

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Tidsstämpel: 2015-01-29 11:54
Taggar: bank, forex

Monex?s TradeStation Taps INVeSHARE for Communications and Regulatory Solutions


"TradeStation, a Monex Group company (TSE: 8698), has been added to INVeSHARE?s regulated shareholders communications roster, part of a wide array of prospectuses and corporate actions from leading fin..."

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Tidsstämpel: 2015-01-29 02:01
Taggar: financial, forex, rate, share

Saxo Bank Raising Margin Requirements, Maintains Legal Option for Trade Adjustment


"Saxo Bank has announced to clients that it will be applying a second wave of minimum margin requirements increases starting February 4th. The broker had initiated an initial across-the-board increase..."

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Tidsstämpel: 2015-01-28 23:20
Taggar: bank, forex, margin

CFH Systems Opens New Office in Tokyo in Bid to Foster Regional Growth


"CFH Systems has expanded its operations, opening a new office in Tokyo to help fuel its aggressive growth plans for the Asian region. A panel of new executives is slated to be announced in a matter of..."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2015-01-28 22:07
Taggar: forex

The Fed May Drop Hawkish Rhetoric as Strong US Dollar Impacts Earnings


"Is the Federal Reserve the fifth bank to surprise foreign exchange markets this month, and how might it do so after today's meeting of the FOMC deciding on the future course of U.S. monetary policy..."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2015-01-28 20:49
Taggar: bank, dollar, foreign exchange, forex, market

iFX EXPO Asia 2015, Day 1: Asian Markets and Payment Funnelling


"The first day has witnesses an unprecedented success as the number of registered attendees has more than doubled since last year?s event in Macau surpassing 3,000, with most of the new attendees haili..."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2015-01-28 20:12
Taggar: forex, market

TRADOLOGIC Goes Beyond Time, Introduces Five Ticks Binary Options


"One of the major binary options providers has decided to go beyond time as the variable factor behind the expiration rate of a binary option, but instead has focused on the number of ticks which the a..."

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Tidsstämpel: 2015-01-28 20:09
Taggar: forex, rate

GMEX Group Acquires Stake in Avenir, Expands Post-Trade Capabilities Suite


"GMEX Technologies Limited (GMEX TECH), a subsidiary of Global Markets Exchange Group International LLP (GMEX Group) has acquired a strategic stake in Avenir Technology Limited (Avenir). Read more The..."

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Tidsstämpel: 2015-01-28 18:47
Taggar: forex, market, rate

Saxo Bank Raising Margin Requirements Again


"Saxo Bank has announced to clients that it will be applying a second wave of minimum margin requirements increases starting from February 4th. The broker had initiated an initial across the board incr..."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2015-01-28 18:42
Taggar: bank, forex, margin

Breaking: FXCM Inc to Forgive 90% of Negative Client Balances


"According to a company announcement made by FXCM Inc. (NYSE:FXCM), the company has decided to forgive the majority of negative client balances in the aftermath of the Swiss franc debacle which unfolde..."

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Tidsstämpel: 2015-01-28 18:05
Taggar: announcement, bank, forex

Breaking: BATS Global Markets Acquires KCG Hotspot for $365 mln in Cash


"The deal includes sharing of certain tax benefits between the companies which could save KCG Holdings up to $70 mln over a three years period and marks a continuing diversification effort by BATS. Rea..."

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Tidsstämpel: 2015-01-28 17:28
Taggar: forex, market

Level39 and Nest Partner to Create ?FinTech Trade Route?


"Introducing East to West, Kong Kong based accelerator firm Nest, is partnering with London Level39 to provide investing and network synergies for their startup members. Read more The post Level39 and..."

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Tidsstämpel: 2015-01-28 17:07
Taggar: forex

Chinese Renminbi Breaks into Top 5 of World?s Most Popular Payment Currencies


"After a monthly growth rate of 20% in December the Chinese currency has steamed past the Australian and Canadian dollars which have been affected by falling commodity prices in the past six months. Re..."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2015-01-28 16:58
Taggar: currencies, currency, dollar, forex, rate

LQD Markets Files for Bankruptcy Protection ? UPDATE


"New details shed light on the chain of events that led the UK broker to seek guidance from the FCA, after it lost over a million dollars and failed to find a buyer for 50% of the company in exchange f..."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2015-01-28 16:45
Taggar: bank, dollar, forex, market

Monetary Authority of Singapore Cuts Inflation Outlook, Depreciates Singapore Dollar


"The fourth central bank surprise action this month comes from Singapore, where the central bank decided to pursue an accelerated depreciation of the Singapore dollar due to a deteriorating inflationar..."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2015-01-28 16:09
Taggar: bank, dollar, forex, inflation, rate

KVH Launches Tokyo to Singapore ?JPX-SGX Co-Location Direct?


"With the launch of ?JPX-SGX Co-Location Direct? from KVH, traders will now have access to direct, low latency data connections between the Singapore Exchange and the Tokyo Stock Exchange. Read more Th..."

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Tidsstämpel: 2015-01-28 15:35
Taggar: forex

Alpari Boost Partnership with FC Zenit Saint Petersburg


"The russian broker will be promoted on Zenit's home games and website as the partnership becomes national. Ticket holders will be offered free tutorials, in an attempt to translate the deal into conve..."

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Tidsstämpel: 2015-01-28 15:00
Taggar: forex

Will the SNB Volatility Entice New Forex Traders?


"Taking a contrarian view, Addison Churchill's head Keith Sazer envisions the post-crisis industry: increased volumes, enhanced risk management tools and a surge of interest in STP models, despite the..."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2015-01-28 13:54
Taggar: brokers, forex, forex trade

Going Long USD/RUB Again


"I did not advertise my previous USD/RUB position because my original intention was just to hedge some of my currency risks. It resulted in the most successful t..."

Blog: Forex Blog, Forex Trading Information
Tidsstämpel: 2015-01-28 10:33
Taggar: currency, forex, hedging, profit

iFX EXPO Asia 2015 Kicks Off!


"2,500 FX professionals are gathered at the Hong Kong event which provides unique business and networking opportunities in the Asian space, along with hot topics discussions by industry leaders. Stay t..."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2015-01-28 06:00
Taggar: forex

OpenBondX Unveils Electronic Bond ATS, Targeting Q1 Launch


"OpenBondX (OBX), an Alternative Trading System (ATS) upstart, unveiled plans to revamp its electronic bond trading in Q1 2015 with its new systems launch for both non-traditional and traditional provi..."

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Tidsstämpel: 2015-01-28 02:01
Taggar: forex, trading, trading system

Analyzing Volatility: A Bright Future Ahead?


"While traders are after prices trends, retail forex brokers have a greater interest in price fluctuations. Employing several technical analysis tools has yielded some surprising conclusions for the po..."

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Tidsstämpel: 2015-01-28 02:01
Taggar: analysis, brokers, forex, technical analysis

North American October Foreign Exchange Volume Survey Hits $1 Trillion Mark


"The Foreign Exchange Committee with the New York Fed has just released the details of its half-year survey of the forex market in North America, showing spot trading volumes rising 62% since the April..."

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Tidsstämpel: 2015-01-28 01:44
Taggar: foreign exchange, forex, forex market, market, trading

FMA Oversees 96% of Client Funds Restored at Excel Markets


"The 16th of January is a day that will live in infamy at Excel Markets following its cessation of services and closure, however thanks to the New Zealand?s FMA, client funds have been returned, defusi..."

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Tidsstämpel: 2015-01-28 00:38
Taggar: forex, market

What Fallout? JPMorgan Reaps $250-300 Million in Profits during Swiss Volatility


"While many other banks and corporate entities are reeling after the SNB-induced volatility of the CHF, JPMorgan Chase (NYSE:JPM) appears to have earned a nice profit of $250-300 million. Read more Th..."

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Tidsstämpel: 2015-01-27 22:37
Taggar: bank, forex, profit, rate

LQD Markets the Latest FCA Regulated Broker to File for Bankruptcy Protection


"Citing the extraordinary market conditions in the aftermath of the Swiss National Bank's decision, LQD Markets UK becomes the latest domino to fall under the weight of the Swiss franc black swan event..."

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Tidsstämpel: 2015-01-27 21:35
Taggar: bank, forex, market

Breaking: Dutch Court Ruling Could Reshape Binary Options Regulation under MiFID


"Creating an EU-wide precedent, the Dutch court has mandated the Netherlands Authority for the Financial Markets to Issue a license to local binary options provider Optieclub in accordance with MiFID g..."

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Tidsstämpel: 2015-01-27 21:05
Taggar: financial, forex, market

When Risk Management Suddenly Matters


"Our newest blogger, Centroid24's Rani Sawaf, provides an in-depth look into the realm of risk management, analyzing the preventive steps that brokers should take to deal better with the next financial..."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2015-01-27 20:11
Taggar: brokers, financial, forex

TD Ameritrade Launches Inaugural Social Research Module For Retail Investing


"TD Ameritrade Inc., a broker-dealer subsidiary of the TD Ameritrade Holding Corporation has targeted social trading and research for retail investors, launching a new module for publicly traded equiti..."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2015-01-27 19:55
Taggar: forex, trading

Spanish and Greek Regulators Issue Warning On Fraudulent FX Operations


"Market regulators in both Spain and Greece issued a warning to market participants on the FX operations of Simple Trading Corporation Ltd, FXGL Capital, and Global Markets OOD. Read more The post Span..."

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Tidsstämpel: 2015-01-27 18:55
Taggar: forex, market, trading

FXCM Inc Unveils Revised Terms of Leucadia Agreement, Client Funds Down 25%


"Details about the company?s dealings, reveal $332 mln fewer client funds in custody and an increased interest rate cap on the Leucadia rescue loan now at 20.5%, while FXCM can prepay its loan without..."

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Tidsstämpel: 2015-01-27 18:14
Taggar: forex, rate

What?s Your Apple Earnings Estimate? Estimize Wants to Know


"Apple is set to release their Q1 earnings today. Everyone has an opinion of what they will report and how successful the iPhone 6 is. For aggregated opinion, Estimize is becoming the 'go to' locati..."

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Tidsstämpel: 2015-01-27 17:55
Taggar: forex, report

Spotware Systems Incorporates an Autochartist Module Within cTrader


"The Autochartist pattern recognition software is becoming integrated within the platform, delivering a long-standing technical analysis tool to brokers who choose to deliver the service to their clien..."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2015-01-27 15:06
Taggar: analysis, brokers, forex, rate, technical analysis

Moscow Exchange to Boost Liquidity by Doubling Tick Size on Ruble Crosses


"Starting from next Monday, the 2nd of February, the Moscow Exchange is going to increase the tick size on its major Russian ruble crosses in order to boost liquidity on the marketplace. The Moscow Exc..."

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Tidsstämpel: 2015-01-27 14:02
Taggar: announcement, forex, market

GMO Click Reports Increased Quarterly Revenues and Income


"On the heels of surging forex volumes and client incentive programs, GMO Click reported that Operating Net Income for the quarter ending December 2014 has increased 40% from the same period a year bef..."

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Tidsstämpel: 2015-01-27 13:27
Taggar: forex, report

CMC Markets Extends Sponsorship with Australian Super Rugby Champions, the NSW Waratahs


"After sponsoring the NSW Waratahs during their successful campaign to become Australian Super Rugby Champions in 2014, CMC Markets is upgrading its deal to become sleeve sponsors in a two-year deal..."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2015-01-27 12:07
Taggar: forex, market

Japan Outperforms Global Units as Monex Group Reports Q3 Results


"Monex Group has reported its preliminary Q3 financial report for the period ending December 31st, 2014, for both its global and Japanese Monex Inc companies. During the quarter, Monex Group’s op..."

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Tidsstämpel: 2015-01-27 11:11
Taggar: financial, forex, report

FastMatch Launches Versatile AgencyFX Execution Service


"FX technology company FastMatch has initiated its AgencyFX service, extending a new brand of transparency-focused savings and execution services towards large institutional money managers. Read more..."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2015-01-27 02:02
Taggar: forex

CFTC Levies $9.6 Million Fine against Anthony Lauria, Gold Coast Bullion


"CFTC orders Florida Resident Anthony Lauria and his company, Gold Coast Bullion, Inc., to pay more than $9.6 million in restitution and a civil monetary penalty in off-exchange precious metals fraud..."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2015-01-27 02:01
Taggar: bull, forex, gold

ICAP Launches Scrapbook E-Solution, Targeting Corporate Bond Traders


"Global markets operator and post trade risk mitigation services provider ICAP, has launched Scrapbook, a comprehensive e-solution for the corporate bond market. Read more The post ICAP Launches Scrapb..."

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Tidsstämpel: 2015-01-27 02:01
Taggar: forex, market, rate

CySEC Reports 24 Brokers Incur Losses of $47.9 Million Following Swiss Tempest


"The SNB fallout has reverberated throughout the FX industry, and following an earlier CySEC call to CIFs, 24 firms were found to have experienced $47.9 million (?42.5 million) in losses. Read more The..."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2015-01-27 00:21
Taggar: brokers, forex, rate, report

Volatility Warning: Russian Credit Rating Cut to Junk by S&P, Ruble Tanks 6%


"The Russian ruble is back in the headlines as the oil dependent currency is trading over 6% lower on the over-the-counter foreign exchange market, following a sovereign downgrade by Standard & Po..."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2015-01-26 22:53
Taggar: currency, foreign exchange, forex, market, oil, trading

Buyer Beware: FXStreet Clone, FXstreetoption.com Springs up in Bulgaria


"With many market participants still picking up the pieces from the CHF tempest, binary scammers were out in full force, this time targeting FX media outlet FXStreet, launching a fraudulent site tapped..."

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Tidsstämpel: 2015-01-26 21:23
Taggar: forex, fxstreet, market

Exclusive: Boston Prime and BT Prime Enter Bankruptcy Proceedings


"Forex Magnates' reporters have confirmed with a Boston Technologies representative that Boston Prime and BT Prime have entered into a bankruptcy procedure in the aftermath of the Swiss franc debacle..."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2015-01-26 19:23
Taggar: bank, forex, report

Swissquote Partners with Manchester United on Global Sponsorship Partnership


"Swissquote has become the latest online broker to ink a sponsorship partnership with a football club as they unite with Manchester United. Partnering with one of the most famous sports brands in the w..."

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Tidsstämpel: 2015-01-26 18:52
Taggar: forex

Swissquote Partners with Manchester United as Global Sponsors


"Swissquote has become the latest online broker to ink a sponsorship partnership with a football club as they unite with Manchester United. Partnering with one of the most famous sports brands in the w..."

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Tidsstämpel: 2015-01-26 18:52
Taggar: forex

How Was Your Forex Broker?s EURUSD Spreads During Last Week?s ECB Meeting?


"Using data from TradeProofer, a new community that monitors spreads and executions for crowdsourced analysis, we get to see how broker spreads reacted in the moments before and after last week's ECB M..."

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Tidsstämpel: 2015-01-26 17:47
Taggar: analysis, forex, spread

Beware the Hindsight Advice of Price Movements ?Experts?


"Hindsight is easier than foresight especially if you are an expert. Our weekly guest blogger explains here why it is meaningless to explain price movements after occurrences happen. Read more The post..."

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Tidsstämpel: 2015-01-26 17:20
Taggar: forex

On Forex Market Efficiency: Greek Election Results Long Priced into Euro Rates


"Despite the election win of a party taking a hardline on austerity measures, the euro rates have been positively impacted with the risk event out of the way. Read more The post On Forex Market Efficie..."

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Tidsstämpel: 2015-01-26 17:06
Taggar: forex, forex market, market, rate

Exclusive: Boston Technologies Seeks to Sell Business amid Market Turmoil


"Forex Magnates has learned that the software provider is promptly looking for a buyer, following liquidity pricing issues. If a white knight does not emerge, BT may approach the FCA for guidance. Read..."

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Tidsstämpel: 2015-01-26 15:40
Taggar: forex, market, oil

Dukascopy Bank Expresses Interest in a Japanese License, Eyes Alpari Japan


"The company is looking into expanding into the lucrative Japanese market in the aftermath of the Swiss franc debacle, where Japanese brokers remained mostly unaffected due to weak interest in Japan to..."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2015-01-26 15:26
Taggar: bank, brokers, dukascopy, forex, market

First Derivatives and FTT Partner to Launch End to End System for Retail Brokers


"Combining First Derivatives back end Delta Flow product and Fair Trading Technology's front and middle office solutions, the two firms have announced the launch of a new end to end solution for retail..."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2015-01-26 14:48
Taggar: brokers, forex, trading

With Strong Second Half of the Year, CLS Bank Volumes Grow in 2014


"Average daily volumes of trades at the CLS Bank in 2014 rose by 3.0% to $5.14 trillion compared to $4.99 trillion in 2013. The volume growth took place even as the first seven months of the year had b..."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2015-01-26 13:55
Taggar: bank, forex

Stock Exchange Embraces Crowdfunding as SGX and Clearbridge Accelerator Launch JV


"Already a home to raising capital, it's a natural progression for stock exchanges to embrace crowdfunding. In a sign if the times, the SGX has partnered with Clearbridge Accelerator to create a crowd..."

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Tidsstämpel: 2015-01-26 13:27
Taggar: forex

Arqaam Capital to Launch Adaptive Execution Platform Powered By Quod Financial


"Quod Financial, has announced that its Adaptive Execution Platform (AEP) has been chosen by Dubai headquartered Arqaam Capital to offer trading and executions services for the UAE capital markets. Rea..."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2015-01-26 12:49
Taggar: financial, forex, market, trading

TransferWise Closes $58M Funding round Led by Andreessen Horowitz, Arriving to US Soon


"TransferWise has announced that is has closed a $58 million Series C funding round led by venture capital firm Andreesen Horowitz which will help them fund their global expansion with a US office to b..."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2015-01-26 12:17
Taggar: forex

OANDA MarketPulse Nominated for FXstreet?s 2015 Forex Best Awards


"OANDA MarketPulse Nominated for FXstreet?s 2015 Forex Best Awards We are pleased to share the news that FXstreet ? Europe?s oldest forex trading portal, published online in more than 50 countries ? ha..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2015-01-26 04:30
Taggar: analysis, forex, forex trading, fxstreet, market, share, trading

iFX EXPO Hong Kong Draws Near Amid Shifting Industry Landscape


"If you haven't secured your place at the Asian leading forex expo, this is the time to join over 2,000 pros this week and attend a special panel where the industry?s top executives debate the CHF turm..."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2015-01-26 02:01
Taggar: forex, oil

What?s Driving BGC Partners and the CME Group?s Interest of GFI Group


"In an ongoing bidding war which publicly began in July 2014, interdealer GFI Group has been the center of interest from both CME Group and BGC Partners. Following an initial cash and stock offer from..."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2015-01-25 20:41
Taggar: forex

King Abdullah?s Death Propels An Already ?Sheikhy? Oil Price


"With royal uncertainty enough to thrill George R. R. Martin, it?s important to understand Saudi reasoning in order to predict future volatility. Why is Naimi refusing to prop up prices even after a 60..."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2015-01-25 19:00
Taggar: forex, oil

KPMG: Reviewing Alpari UK Trade Fills and Asking Customers to Cover Negative Balances


"Adding to its initial letter to Alpari UK clients, KPMG has published a Frequently Asked Questions) list and comments about Swiss franc execution. Customers with negative balances are being asked to c..."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2015-01-25 15:56
Taggar: forex

Alpari UK Clients Will Be Required to Cover Negative Balances


"The insolvent broker's administrator has issued a F.A.Q document, stating that traders with negative balance "will be asked to pay that money". KPMG has also commented on the execution of Swiss franc..."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2015-01-25 15:56
Taggar: forex

KVB Kunlun Expects a Significant Increase in Revenue and Profit in H2 2014


"The Hong Kong based broker does not provide any exact figures but explains that such significant increase was due to the increased earnings brought by the upbeat market volatility in the latter part o..."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2015-01-25 15:46
Taggar: forex, market, profit

Should Clients Cover Their Own Negative Balance?


"Our article "Are You Covered? These Brokers Forgive Negative Balance following CHF Crisis" made our guest blogger Ron de Luca raise the question whether traders should be held responsible for the nega..."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2015-01-25 15:19
Taggar: brokers, forex

Top ZuluTrade forex signal providers for this week ? (2015-01-19 ? 2015-01-24)


"Greetings fellow zulutraders ! Alan here with the top performing zulutrade forex signal providers. I’m sorry I missed posting the top signal providers for the past two weeks but I’ve been..."

Blog: Alan's Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2015-01-25 15:08
Taggar: forex, forex signal, signal provider, zulutrade

Critical Lists Detail the CHF Effects as the Alpari UK Insolvency Saga Unfolds


"Forex Magnates spotlights the past week's top news from around the world at one of the most challenging times for the industry. From compulsory leverage changes to the latest acquisition offers for st..."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2015-01-25 15:01
Taggar: forex, leverage

P2P Lending Getting Banking Boost this Week as RBS to Refer Clients to Funding Circle and Assetz Capital


"Part of an initiative to provide borrowing oppurtunities to business customers that don't meet their criteria, RBS will begin to refer clients to P2P lenders, Funding Circle and Assetz Capital. Read m..."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2015-01-25 14:45
Taggar: bank, forex

Forex Brokers Update ? January 23rd, 2015


"One new company has been listed on EarnForex.com this week: Tickmill — an offshore company that has took over the retail clients of the Armada Markets broker. The&#..."

Blog: Forex Blog, Forex Trading Information
Tidsstämpel: 2015-01-24 20:55
Taggar: currencies, forex, leverage, market, trading

Forex Brokers Update ? January 24th, 2015


"One new company has been listed on EarnForex.com this week: Tickmill — an offshore company that has took over the retail clients of the Armada Markets broker. The&#..."

Blog: Forex Blog, Forex Trading Information
Tidsstämpel: 2015-01-24 20:55
Taggar: currencies, forex, leverage, market, trading

Bitcoin Picks: KPMG on Bitcoin Disrupting Retail Banking as Coinbase Secures $75 mln


"Another week of Bitcoin stabilization brought a slew of news to the market, with a major M&A media deal, a $75 million investment into Coinbase, all of which was happening just before an interest..."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2015-01-24 20:01
Taggar: bank, forex, investment, market, report

MetaQuotes deploys MetaTrader 5 to Pakistan Mercantile Exchange


"The company is also setting up a local subsidiary in Pakistan?s second largest city Lahore, whose objectives involve customer technical support and leading a marketing effort of the company?s line of..."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2015-01-24 17:25
Taggar: forex, market, metatrader

Australia Headquartered Brokerage ThinkForex Obtains FCA License


"London continues its domination in attracting foreign exchange and CFD brokers from all over the world with the reputation of its Financial Conduct Authority regulatory body now being put to the test..."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2015-01-24 16:29
Taggar: brokers, financial, foreign exchange, forex

US Watchdog Enforces Higher Margins on FX Crosses 3% on JPY & AUD


"Retail FX brokers in the USA will be adhering to regulatory requirements to increase margin values on certain major and exotic financial instruments. The move comes amid heightened volatility in globa..."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2015-01-24 04:39
Taggar: brokers, financial, forex, margin, market

FXCM Confirms Plans to Sell Non-Core Assets Plus Record FX Volumes Amid Volatility


"Trading activity was in the green at listed broker FXCM as volatility supports trading volumes. The broker also confirmed that it plans to release certain non-core business units in order to cover its..."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2015-01-24 04:04
Taggar: forex, trading

Shockwaves of CHF Crisis Impact Foreign Exchange Prime Brokers


"The impact of the Swiss Franc crisis is slowly showing its true light as institutional participants are reaping risks of the major market move. FFXPBs have been directly impacted as bank risk paramete..."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2015-01-24 01:17
Taggar: bank, brokers, foreign exchange, forex, market

FXCM Share Buyout on the Table? Charles Schwab Emerges as Possible Suitor


"Charles Schwab Corp has emerged as a darkhorse candidate to buyout shares of FXCM (NYSE:FXCM), following the recent Leucadia lifeline last week, with a premium of $5.25 per share being seen as a plaus..."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2015-01-23 23:11
Taggar: forex, share, shares

Dukascopy Bank to Embrace 1% Margin on EUR CHF


"Swiss bank, Dukascopy, is one of the first major forex providers in the country to reinstate its standard margin requirements on the troubled CUR CHF financial instrument. The revised margins are to r..."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2015-01-23 22:26
Taggar: bank, dukascopy, financial, forex, margin

Breaking: Saxo Bank Remains Well Capitalized, Albeit Facing up to $107 mln Losses


"The Danish multi-asset brokerage has issued the full details unveiling the maximum prospective losses it is facing in the aftermath of the Swiss National Bank's move to remove its support from the 1.2..."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2015-01-23 20:00
Taggar: bank, forex

FXCM Board Draws Additional Investigation From Kirby McInerney Law Firm


"Few FX brokers have been engulfed in the level of drama seen at FXCM (over this past week, however following last week?s CFTC investigation, Kirby McInerney LLP is exploring claims against the firm?s..."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2015-01-23 18:51
Taggar: brokers, forex

Breaking: FxPro to Launch an MT5 Platform Offering from Metaquotes


"After FxPro was one of the few large true ECN providers to cover losses of its clients in the aftermath of the Swiss franc crisis and is now adding another platform to its variety of offerings. Read m..."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2015-01-23 18:24
Taggar: forex

Thomson Reuters Reports December Volumes for FXall and Matching Platforms


"Total trading volumes remained flat during the month of December, with spot trading declining materially due to the holiday season, an event which was fully compensated by other foreign exchange trans..."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2015-01-23 17:08
Taggar: foreign exchange, forex, report, trading

OANDA MarketPulse Nominated for FXstreet?s 2015 Forex Best Awards


"OANDA MarketPulse Nominated for FXstreet?s 2015 Forex Best Awards We are pleased to share the news that FXstreet ? Europe?s oldest forex trading portal, published online in more than 50 countries ? ha..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2015-01-23 16:47
Taggar: analysis, forex, forex trading, fxstreet, market, share, trading

Exclusive: OANDA Has Submitted a Bid to Acquire Alpari UK


"Forex Magnates reporters have learned from sources with knowledge of the matter that the latest company which is looking at acquiring the business of insolvent Alpari UK is Toronto headquartered OANDA..."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2015-01-23 14:11
Taggar: forex, report

FX Liquidity Providers Pull Back From Danish Krone and Hong Kong Dollar


"AxiTrader and Pepperstone have just announced that they are forced to stop providing currency pairs involving two of the most popular pegged currencies - the Danish krone and the Hong Kong dollar. Rea..."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2015-01-23 12:20
Taggar: currencies, currency, currency pair, dollar, forex

Compagnie Financière Tradition Fourth Quarter Results up 6.2% YoY


"The Swiss company's results in the fourth quarter of 2014 have improved materially, after volatility across a broad spectrum of financial markets has brought in an increased flow of trading volumes. R..."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2015-01-23 10:47
Taggar: financial, forex, market, trading

Where Do Loyal Middle Eastern Alparites Trade?


"Alpari?s Dubai office has been one of the best performing units in the group with strong capital inflows over the last four years, however with Alpari UK closed for business where does the office send..."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2015-01-23 05:06
Taggar: forex

European Fixed Income Markets Open Trading Platform ? BlackRock & MarketAxess Alliance


"Traders in Europe are to embrace the successful Open Trading platform, a joint venture between BlackRock & MarketAxess, the solution offers users choice and reduces transaction costs as fixed inc..."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2015-01-23 03:18
Taggar: forex, market, trading

75% Of InteractiveBrokers Franc Losses from FX Futures, not Spot FX


"Providing critical details on their forex business in the company's financials conference call, IB addressed what product was the biggest loser, who were the largest losers and the size of their fore..."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2015-01-23 02:55
Taggar: brokers, financial, forex

Alpari UK Clients Get Note from KPMG Requesting Confirmation of Claims


"Clients of London-based brokerage firm, Alpari UK, have received an email from KPMG, the note outlines the current affairs and requests clients to confirm their claim, the process could take 8 weeks..."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2015-01-23 00:16
Taggar: forex

Forex Client/Broker Tension Causes Postponing of Mena Forex Conference


"Citing ?receiving non-stop calls from investors and traders complaining about their losses and anxiously holding the brokers accountable?, the Mena Forex Dubai conference is being postponed. Read more..."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2015-01-22 22:52
Taggar: brokers, forex

Exclusive: Commerzbank May Relocate 70 London Trader Jobs from London to Frankfurt


"According to information obtained by Forex Magnates' reporters, the German bank will be relocating a number of trader positions to its Frankfurt headquarters, consolidating its risk management operati..."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2015-01-22 20:39
Taggar: bank, forex, report

EUR/USD Weakest Since 2003 After ECB


"Data from the United States was rather mixed both yesterday and today but it was not the main driver for the Forex market during the current trading session. The maj..."

ECB to Buy at Least ?1.1 Trillion of Bonds, Justifying the SNB Decision Last Thursday


"Mario Draghi has taken out the bazooka once more, over-delivering on market expectations massively and prompting liquidation of EUR/USD longs in the aftermath of the announcement, EUR back at 1.15. R..."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2015-01-22 18:52
Taggar: announcement, forex, market

ECB Leaves Interest Rates Unchanged, Additional Measures TBA by Mario Draghi


"The governing council of the European Central Bank is expected to announce "unconventional monetary policy measures" at the press conference of ECB President Mario Draghi at 13:30 GMT later today. R..."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2015-01-22 17:01
Taggar: bank, forex, rate

IronFX and Pepperstone Enter Race to Take Over Alpari UK?s Business


"All these reports might be true but they are also a great way for international brokers to get media exposure in the UK as the demise of the local Alpari branch, a sponsor of West Ham, is making headl..."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2015-01-22 16:58
Taggar: brokers, forex, report

Exclusive: Ex St. Louis Fed President Weighs in on the SNB?s Actual Mistake


"Analysts far and wide are calling foul over the surprise announcement by the Swiss National Bank. To find out if the raised pitchforks are warranted, I turned to former chief executive and president o..."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2015-01-22 16:39
Taggar: announcement, bank, forex

Exclusive: Q4 2014 US Forex Profitability Report, Accounts Fall and So Do Profits


"US active retail accounts fell below 90,000 for the first time since Forex Magnates began to track these statistics in 2011 as part of our US Forex Profitability Account, while trader profitability de..."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2015-01-22 15:57
Taggar: forex, profit, report

What Exotic Currencies are Saying about the US Dollar


"One of the most confounding mysteries currently confronting the forex market is the dramatic drop of the US dollar. Few recent trends have continued for as long, or proved as lucrative, as the endurin..."

Blog: Alan's Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2015-01-22 14:30
Taggar: brokers, currency, dollar, forex, forex market, market, report

GAIN Capital (Forex.com) Confirms Negative Balances Forgiven by Thursday


"Affected clients have been notified by email and GAIN Capital said it expects all credits to be completed and posted to clients' trading accounts by 5pm ET on Thursday, 22 January, 2015. Read more The..."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2015-01-22 13:00
Taggar: forex, trading

How Is the Forex Leverage Landscape Changing? Full List of Brokers Forced to Hike Margin


"Forex Magnates brings you the complete look at the harshening margin requirements after the industry was shocked by the CHF black swan and regulators started to tighten the screws on maximum leverage..."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2015-01-22 12:18
Taggar: brokers, forex, leverage, margin

FX Options Scam Charged by US Court ? $2.16 Mln Penalty & Trading Ban


"A US court has issued a charge against two individuals and a company for misdoings. The two were charged $2.16 million for FX derivatives fraud and handed down a permanent trading ban. Read more The..."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2015-01-22 03:24
Taggar: forex, trading

Breaking: NFA Raises Margin Requirements for Swiss Franc, Swedish Krona and Norwegian Krone


"Following last?s week Swiss franc volatility and fallout to currency traders and retail brokers of which leverage played a large part of their losses, speculation raised that the event would trigger a..."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2015-01-22 03:11
Taggar: brokers, currency, currency trade, forex, leverage, margin

US Attorneys Are Planning Investigations into FXCM & Possible Breaches of Equities Rules


"Two US law firm have issued press releases informing the public that they are investigating possible violation of securities rules that occurred when FXCM's share price plummeted 90% in the midst of..."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2015-01-22 01:48
Taggar: forex, share

Sharon Bowen Commissioner of the CFTC Issues Strong Views on Enhancing Regulation in Retail FX


"Amid the news of clients and brokers losing funds during the recent CHF event, regulatory changes are expected as the OTC nature of forex trading is being questioned. CFTC Commissioner?s views on extr..."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2015-01-21 23:59
Taggar: brokers, forex, forex trading, trading

Foreign Traders Continue to Increase Their Market Share in Trading Activity at TOCOM


"Japan?s main commodity bourse, TOCOM, is gaining traction among international traders as a viable venue for commodity derivatives trading. The venue saw December volumes from overseas participants acc..."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2015-01-21 22:53
Taggar: forex, market, share, trading

Exclusive: FXCM Inc to Increase Margin Requirements in Two Steps to 2%


"Exclusive information obtained by Forex Magnates reporters confirms that the brokerage is about to increase margin requirements on open positions just before a series of potentially volatile market ev..."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2015-01-21 22:30
Taggar: forex, margin, market, report

Daily Forex Market Update: NZD/USD signaling long


"Our daily guest blogger John Putman II thinks that the NZD/USD is signaling long. Are you going along with his opinion? Share it in the comment after the blog post. Read more The post Daily Forex Mark..."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2015-01-21 21:47
Taggar: forex, forex market, market, share

FXCM Inc Shares Trading Higher by Almost 50% As Negative Account Balances Pending


"Following its worst trading day in history, when the company lost close to 90% of its value at one point, shares of the US listed brokerage FXCM Inc are trading almost 50% higher on the New York Stock..."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2015-01-21 21:40
Taggar: forex, point, share, shares, trading

Forex Magnates? QIR4 2014 Is Launched: Braving Industry Challenges


"Forex Magnates is proud to present its Quarterly Industry Report for Q4 2014, featuring the most important industry developments and stories that occurred during the year?s final quarter. Read more Th..."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2015-01-21 21:38
Taggar: forex, report

New Product Review: Nvestly Combines Social and Transparency for Stocks


"As operators of social brokers and community trading portals like eToro, StockTwits, TradingView and Myfxbook will attest to, there is a lot of demand among traders for social interaction when it come..."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2015-01-21 20:17
Taggar: brokers, etoro, forex, trading

EUR/USD Day Traders Shell Shocked as WSJ Reports About ECB ?50 Billion QE


"Prices across major euro crosses fluctuated sharply in the aftermath of a Wall Street Journal report stating that the European Central Bank could announce a ?600 billion bond buying program tomorrow..."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2015-01-21 19:55
Taggar: bank, forex, report

Malta Regulator Requests Brokers Affected by CHF Crisis to Report Losses


"Brokers are requested to provide this information as soon as possible and, in any event, by close of business Thursday, January 22nd, 2015. Read more The post Malta Regulator Requests Brokers Affected..."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2015-01-21 19:36
Taggar: brokers, forex, report

December Alpari Russia Trading Volumes Reported Lower by 2% Month-over-Month


"According to an official announcement issued by Alpari Russia, the trading volumes at the brokerage have remained more or less flat month-on-month at a reported $90 billion. In contrast to the broader..."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2015-01-21 19:10
Taggar: announcement, forex, report, trading

Alpari UK Majority Owner: The SNB Shock?s Primary Lesson? Risk Management Counts


"Andrey Dashin, majority shareholder of Alpari UK and Founder of ForexTime, shares his insights from the CHF-propelled crisis that sent Alpari UK into administration and still ripples through the marke..."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2015-01-21 18:41
Taggar: forex, market, share, shares

Things Are Heating Up! What Do the Charts Say Ahead of the ECB Announcement Tomorrow?


"Our new weekly guest blogger, Clive Lambert, explains and analyses the perspective of the charts between the SNB and ECB and readies us for action. Read more The post Things Are Heating Up! What Do t..."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2015-01-21 17:28
Taggar: announcement, ecb announcement, forex

Once Bitten, Twice Shy: What Brokers Started Limiting Leverage Ahead of Pivotal ECB Move?


"The European Central Bank is expected to announce on Thursday what action it will take with regard to its quantitative easing program. The repercussions of the Swiss Franc move lead industry to take e..."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2015-01-21 15:43
Taggar: bank, brokers, forex, leverage

Motif Investing Inks $40 Million in Financing from Renren to Push Thematic Investing Internationally


"Thematic investing fintech firm, Motif Investing, has announced that Chinese social networking company, Renren, is investing $40 million in the company to assist with their international expansion. Re..."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2015-01-21 15:17
Taggar: forex

Are You Covered? These Brokers Forgive Negative Balance following CHF Crisis


"With the market turmoil still causing a great deal of uncertainty, Forex Magnates lists the brokers which are not likely to require traders to cover their negative balances. See the full live report h..."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2015-01-21 13:25
Taggar: brokers, forex, market, oil, report

Integral Development Joins Russell Investments to Fix the 4PM London Fix


"The new RFX Network is designed to help institutional investors, including asset managers, obtain currency exchange rates that seek to minimize tracking error with respect to the rates published by WM..."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2015-01-21 12:13
Taggar: currency, forex, investment, rate

SafeCharge Reports ?Extremely Strong Month? in December 2014 Trading


"Trading in Q4 continued to be strong according to SafeCharge' figures. As a result, the company expects that its Adjusted EBITDA for the full year will be ahead of market expectations and at least US$..."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2015-01-21 11:46
Taggar: forex, market, report, trading

What Can a Small Broker Do in Tsunami Situations?


"In this guest contribution, our new guest blogger Hüseyin Gürsöz shares with us what, in his experience, a small broker can do in order to save himself for crisis situations like this past Black Thurs..."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2015-01-21 10:07
Taggar: forex, share, shares

FX Volatility Alert: The European Central Bank QE and Grexit Prospects


"Some of the major brokerages have started reducing leverage limits, emphasizing on the triggers for this move some industry insiders shared with Forex Magnates that we are seeing a paradigm shift in v..."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2015-01-21 09:47
Taggar: bank, forex, leverage, share

US Broker Interactive Brokers Reports Strong 2014 Earnings, 49% Pre-Tax Profit


"Upbeat market volatility supports positive earnings data at broker-dealer Interactive Brokers. The US listed broker saw income rise before taxes on a year-over-year basis, with client equity also incr..."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2015-01-21 02:12
Taggar: brokers, forex, market, profit, report

Inside the Swiss Franc Crisis: How Did OANDA Handle It All


"In a series of articles, Forex Magnates reporters will be discussing with various brokers how did the events of Black Thursday unfolded and how did the brokers? risk management systems handled the ord..."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2015-01-21 02:02
Taggar: brokers, forex, report

Singaporean Watchdog Grants Regulatory Approval ?In Principle? to Eurex for New Clearing House


"Eurex reports that it has receives "in principle" regulatory clearance from Singaporean financial watchdog the Monetary Authority of Singapore to launch a clearing house. The new clearing house, Eurex..."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2015-01-21 00:42
Taggar: financial, forex, report

Citi Analyst: FXCM Financing Terms Reveal a Lifeline for April Sale as Stock Plummets


"At $1.62, shares of FXCM are down nearly 90% after they re-opened today following Friday?s trading halt. So far, traders are giving the thumbs down to the broker's $279 million financing terms. Read m..."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2015-01-21 00:20
Taggar: forex, share, shares, trading

FCA Sheds Light on Alpari UK Administration with Response to Key Questions


"The FCA has issued its first official note on the Alpari UK administration, the regulator confirmed the event and outlined what the current status of affairs are, it also informed affected traders of..."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2015-01-20 23:13
Taggar: forex

FCA Visits Brokers Inspecting Swiss Debacle Impact on Client Assets


"UK FIRMS in the forex space have been in direct contact with the UK regulator in reference to client money rules and regulations, Forex Magnates has learned. Firms are being questioned on their CASS R..."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2015-01-20 22:22
Taggar: brokers, forex

BGC Counters CME?s GFI Offer ? Raises the Bar to $6.10


"BGC has raised the stakes for GFI as the battleground between the two trading institutions takes a new turn, with bidding gradually increasing the current offer in excess of six dollars. Read more The..."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2015-01-20 22:08
Taggar: dollar, forex, trading

FinFX Will No Longer Offer Brokerage Services to American Citizens


"It seems a recent regulatory change in Finland led to the move. The broker said: "FinFX is one of the first to apply for Finnish FSA regulation and at the moment we are waiting for the application to..."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2015-01-20 21:09
Taggar: forex

Exclusive: Alpari UK Should Have Shut down a Year Ago Says Majority Owner


"Andrey Dashin comments to Forex Magnates about Alpari UK's insolvency: "Winding up was better than a financial meltdown with unpredictable consequences." Read the full statement along with telling dat..."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2015-01-20 20:57
Taggar: financial, forex

CLS Joins TriOptima to Deliver New FX Forward Compression Service


"FX forward transactions currently account for 13% of overall trading in the global FX market, according to the Bank for International Settlements? with trading volumes rising by 43% between 2010 and 2..."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2015-01-20 19:47
Taggar: bank, forex, fx market, market, trading

Daily Forex Market Update: Being Short on the GBP/JPY Today


"Today John Putman added to his daily market update four charts to better demonstrate the instruments' circumstances. See and read for yourself and comment what your "short stories" are. Read more The..."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2015-01-20 19:16
Taggar: forex, forex market, market, rate

JFSA Orders Alpari Japan to Retain Assets Within the Country


"The Kanto province Local Financial Bureau, is preemptively taking measures to ensure that there won?t be a transfer from local accounts to the Alpari UK entity still facing bankruptcy or last minute a..."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2015-01-20 19:00
Taggar: bank, financial, forex

New Forex VPS with Multiple Server Locations ? WINNERvps


"WINNERvps has been launched back in 2011 under a brand name ServerKeren. From 2013 onwards, it is known as WINNERvps. The company offers multiple VPS hosting plans and several..."

Blog: Forex Blog, Forex Trading Information
Tidsstämpel: 2015-01-20 18:49
Taggar: forex, forex trade

CME Group Calls BGC Partners? $5.85 a Share Offer for GFI


"A week before the crucial vote of GFI shareholders on a prospective sale of the company, the CME Group matched the latest offer of BGC Partners last week, throwing the ball back to New York City. Read..."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2015-01-20 18:00
Taggar: forex, share

The Danish Krone?s Peg to the Euro Is More Solid than You Think


"Several media and pundit reports are suggesting that the Danish krone peg to the euro is the next foreign exchange domino to fall - Forex Magnates disagrees along with a duo of respected Danish bank a..."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2015-01-20 17:08
Taggar: bank, foreign exchange, forex, report

Jamie Coleman: ECB?s QE Will Show Division, Not Unity


"Whatever the ECB decides on Thursday's meeting, the market will see it as too little too late. With so sharply divided members, the Eurozone is doomed to remain an unmanageable beast. Read more The p..."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2015-01-20 13:29
Taggar: forex, market

Swissquote/MIG Bank Merger Reaps Dividends as Broker Ends 2014 Surpassing Internal Goals


"Swissquote cracked the $100 billion barrier during the last quarter of 2014 as total FX volumes for Q4 were $330 billion, representing the broker is achieving ongoing traction of its FX unit since acq..."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2015-01-20 12:30
Taggar: bank, forex

IG Group Reports Revenues Rising 8% in First Half of Fiscal 2015


"The UK spread betting brokerage has announced that its revenues have grown to $297.7 million and profits rose by 2.8%, reaching almost $ 153 million, while a Dubai license application remain on track..."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2015-01-20 12:09
Taggar: forex, profit, report, spread

FXCM Inc Loan from Leucadia Net Proceeds $279 million, Interest Rate Increasing 1.5% Quarterly


"Some details of the loan from FXCM to Leucadia are out, revealing a growing interest over time and the possibility of additional fees totaling to $30 mln if the principal is not reduced to below $250..."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2015-01-20 10:53
Taggar: forex, rate

R3 Analytics Upgrades Solution to Include Automated Risk Management Services


"Introduced at the 2013 Forex Magnates London Summit, R3 Analytics is a risk management software platform that provides analytics on client trading patterns. The results provide brokers insights for cl..."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2015-01-20 03:23
Taggar: brokers, forex, trading

SIX Swiss Exchange Slated to Unveil Bond Trading Platform in H1, 2015


"SIX Swiss Exchange is slated to undergo its new electronic trading platform for the use of corporate bonds, with the group targeting the first half of 2015 as its inaugural launch date. Read more The..."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2015-01-20 02:01
Taggar: forex, rate, trading

Prolonged Volatility Pushes Brokers to Increase Margin Requirement Across FX Majors


"Forex brokers alter the leverage offered to retail traders amid growing talk of increased volatility. Saxo Bank joins JFD Brokers and increases margin requirements. JFD Brokers increased margin to 2%..."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2015-01-20 01:59
Taggar: bank, brokers, forex, leverage, margin

IronFX Recognizes Dubai as a Regional Hub ? Extends Global Base through New DFSA Firm


"UAE regulator, DFSA, has granted global currency and CFD provider IronFX, a license to operate as an authorized firm. The Cypriot origin broker continues to expand its business operations in the inter..."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2015-01-20 00:45
Taggar: currency, forex, forex market, market, rate

Swiss Bank Dukascopy Will Reimburse Traders with Negative Balances


"Dukascopy has reported that it will be reimbursing clients that have negative balances as a result of the SNB events on the 15th of January. The firm has not cancelled or negatively adjusted trades. R..."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2015-01-20 00:25
Taggar: bank, dukascopy, forex, report

Exclusive Interview: Emanuel Kronitz, CEO of AvaTrade ?FX Industry Came Out Strong?


"In an interview with AvaTrade's CEO Emanuel Kronitz, he explains why he doesn't believe regulators will make changes to margin requirements, the maturity of the forex industry, and sharesviews on risk..."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2015-01-19 21:08
Taggar: forex, margin, share, shares

Alpari UK Placed in Special Administration by FCA as No Deal Has Been Reached


"KPMG will try to find a buyer for the broker themselves in a last effort to save the business or KPMG will have to oversee the distribution of the company's cash and funds back to clients. Read more T..."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2015-01-19 20:00
Taggar: forex

Daily Forex Market Update: New Focus on Currency Pairs


"In our daily market update by our fairly new guest blogger John Putman II we'll learn what currency pairs he 's focusing on after putting aside currency pairs that are associated with the CHF. How has..."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2015-01-19 19:35
Taggar: currency, currency pair, forex, forex market, market, rate, trading

InvestAZ Launches New Risk Management Tool It Claims Allowed It to Profit from CHF Crisis


"InvestAZ Chairman of Board of Directors, Elshan Guliyev, mentioned that "although there was a huge competition, InvestAZ undertakes the responsibility to improve FX&CFD industry." Read more The p..."

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Tidsstämpel: 2015-01-19 18:52
Taggar: forex, profit

From a Trader?s Perspective: You Shouldn?t Have Traded CHF in the First Place!


"Trading the Swiss Currency shouldn't have been part of anyone's trading strategy. Read here in our guest contribution the reasons why! Read more The post From a Trader’s Perspective: You Should..."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2015-01-19 18:14
Taggar: currency, forex, rate, trading

Upcoming iFX EXPO in Hong Kong: Leading Forex CEOs to Discuss ?CHF Black Swan?


"Join about 2,000 attendees on January 28-9 to hear what top notch industry's leaders have to say about the shifting business landscape, rubbing shoulders with key contacts and discovering the hottest..."

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Tidsstämpel: 2015-01-19 18:04
Taggar: forex

XTB Group Forecasts $17.4 Million Profit following Swiss Tsunami


"Despite the inability of many brokers to emerge out of the shocking Swiss-induced upheaval last week unscathed, XTB Group managed to turn calamity into victory by turning a strong profit which proved..."

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Tidsstämpel: 2015-01-19 16:24
Taggar: brokers, forex, profit

GMO Click Suffers $937K Balance Hit following Swiss Franc Convulsions


"On the heels of last week?s Swiss pandemonium and the consequent aftermath on FX markets, GMO Click Holdings incurred $937,766 (¥110 million) in negative client balances, but remains materially solid..."

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Tidsstämpel: 2015-01-19 16:10
Taggar: forex, fx market, market

Nasdaq Teams with Japan Exchange Group for next-Generation Derivatives Trading


"Nasdaq and the Japan Exchange Group (JPX) have embarked on a development initiative to support a next-generation derivatives trading module for the JPX subsidiary, Osaka Exchange. Read more The post..."

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Tidsstämpel: 2015-01-19 14:23
Taggar: forex, trading

Alpari Sale Talks Seems to Have Collapsed, Final FCA Meeting Imminent


"Forex Magnates has also learned that the broker must report to the FCA within the next hour if any deal has materialized to prevent the insolvency declaration, and according to Forex Magnates sources..."

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Tidsstämpel: 2015-01-19 14:13
Taggar: forex, report

LMAX Exchange Initiates Partnership with Z.com Trade, Augmenting Execution Capabilities


"LMAX Exchange has partnered with GMO-Z.com Trade UK Limited in a bid to provide Z.com?s clients with exposure and access to its ?last-look? liquidity execution services and utility. Read more The post..."

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Tidsstämpel: 2015-01-19 14:01
Taggar: forex

If You Are a Broker Pressed to Sell, This May Be Your Way Out


"Over the weekend brokers were quick to inform us about their appetite for other players' businesses. If you happened to be following up on these hoping to score a deal, now you can take it forward by..."

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Tidsstämpel: 2015-01-19 14:00
Taggar: brokers, forex

The Unfolding of the Swiss Franc to Euro Peg Crisis ? a Timeline of Events


"With so many brokers and traders left reeling from the Swiss franc-euro ?black Thursday,? we wanted to give readers a timeline of the major events leading up to it. Why was the CHF pegged in the first..."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2015-01-19 13:55
Taggar: brokers, forex

FFAJ Releases December Metrics, Binary and FX Volumes Rise 29.8%, 11.1% MoM


"The Financial Futures Association of Japan (FFAJ) has released its Over-the-counter (OTC) Binary Options figures for the month ending December 2014, which saw a 29.8% growth MoM in trading volume. Rea..."

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Tidsstämpel: 2015-01-19 11:41
Taggar: financial, forex, trading

Monex Group Reports Negative Balance Loss of Over $1.3M from Swiss franc Volatility


"Monex Group announces that their combined brands which includes Tradestation and remnants of IBFX suffered client negative balances around $1.35 million following Swiss franc volatility last Thursday..."

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Tidsstämpel: 2015-01-19 04:26
Taggar: forex, report

Fastmatch Volumes Surge to Record on Thursday, Only to Retreat to Year Low


"After achieving a record high in trading volumes last Thursday, activity declined quickly on Friday on Fastmatch. The volume contraction may have been due to the platform's connection to FXCM. Read m..."

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Tidsstämpel: 2015-01-19 00:30
Taggar: forex, trading

The Forex Industry Battles EUR/CHF Meltdown: Real Time Updates


"Forex Magnates provides a breakdown of the EUR/CHF crash's impact on the FX industry. See how much each broker lost, who is looking to take over failing competitors and who is looking to get bought ou..."

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Tidsstämpel: 2015-01-18 20:41
Taggar: forex, market

Breaking: FXCM Emerges as Potential Buyer for the Business of Alpari UK


"In a surprise, brazen move, FXCM - just out of its own trouble, has emerged as a potential savior for Alpari UK. It now seems the American firm asked for the $300 million Leucadia National bailout so..."

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Tidsstämpel: 2015-01-18 19:45
Taggar: forex

Did Banks ?Bucketshop? Retail Forex Brokers? Winners and Losers from Swiss Franc Volatility


"It was the non-dealing desk forex brokers that ultimately found themselves operating risky operations, for a change, versus their market making brethren, as CHF moves wiped out clients and led to nega..."

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Tidsstämpel: 2015-01-18 18:10
Taggar: bank, brokers, forex, market

Why Did Some FX Brokers Become Insolvent and Some Didn?t?


"After the black Thursday, some Currency Brokers became insolvent. And some didn't. How come? Read our new guest blogger's perspective on it! Read more The post Why Did Some FX Brokers Become Insolven..."

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Tidsstämpel: 2015-01-18 16:28
Taggar: brokers, currency, forex

FCA to Urgently Review Forex Brokers? Business amid CHF Upheaval


"Alpari UK has issued an insolvency announcement, that it has since revoked, and the matter made top headlines in the UK as the broker is a sponsor of England?s famous West Ham United football club. Re..."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2015-01-18 14:51
Taggar: announcement, brokers, forex

Exclusive: Alpari UK?s Sale Imminent After Suffering $45 Mln of Negative Client Balances


"The news of the imminent sale come after the UK branch of the large Russian broker, Alpari, has reversed its insolvency process announcement in a surprise move last night. Identify of the buyers not r..."

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Tidsstämpel: 2015-01-18 14:04
Taggar: announcement, forex

Bitcoin Picks: Seed Funding Draws Spotlight, Garza Issues Declaration over Paycoin


"The digital currency realm experienced its fair share of events this week, highlighted by a number of Bitcoin firms undergoing new partnerships and the inception of Blockchain?s $3 million on seed fun..."

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Tidsstämpel: 2015-01-18 02:01
Taggar: currency, forex, share

Alpari UK Reverses Formal Insolvency Process Announcement, Considering a Sale


"The last couple of days' wild rollercoaster ride continues as Alapari UK Clarifies it has not entered a formal insolvency process, "notwithstanding previous announcements". The Board "urgently" consid..."

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Tidsstämpel: 2015-01-18 01:58
Taggar: announcement, forex

FXCM Confirms Raising $300 Mln to ?Stay One of The Largest Global Brokers?


"On the heels of a $300 million Leucadia National bailout, FXCM has confirmed that it has managed to ensure full financial stability to all its client accounts, after clients faced negative equity bala..."

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Tidsstämpel: 2015-01-18 00:03
Taggar: brokers, financial, forex

Everest Capital?s $830 Million Capital Global Hedge Fund Wiped Out Due to CHF Short


"Suffering a wipe out of their largest fund, Everest Capital's Global Fund closes following large losses after being short the Swiss franc prior to Thursday's SNB actions to allow their currency to app..."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2015-01-17 22:52
Taggar: currency, forex

The Moment The Screens Froze: Black Swan Day As Seen Through Traders? Eyes


"While the news of the day no doubt focused on the looming finality surrounding key brokers, traders were also broadly affected by the snap SNB decision ? did you strike it big, forget to place a stop..."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2015-01-17 20:26
Taggar: brokers, forex

Is Your Broker Weathering the CHF Storm? Real Time Updates


"Thanks to a surprise shakeup from SNB, the FX industry has been placed in a state of flux with the playing field radically redrawn ? consult Forex Magnates? comprehensive broker list to see the state..."

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Tidsstämpel: 2015-01-17 18:35
Taggar: forex

Public Enemy #1? SNB?s Jordan Defends Shocking Decision that Roils FX Markets


"As the FX industry collects itself and prepares for a new week with the landscape significantly altered, many look to the man who convulsed currency markets, the Swiss National Bank?s (SNB) President..."

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Tidsstämpel: 2015-01-17 16:24
Taggar: bank, currency, forex, fx market, market, oil

CySEC Issues Call to Cyprus Investment Firms for Assessment of Client Funds


"The collective dust is still setting following the turmoil instigated by the SNB earlier this week, prompting the Cyprus Securities and Exchange Commission (CySEC) to urge an assessment of Cyprus Inve..."

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Tidsstämpel: 2015-01-17 15:37
Taggar: forex, investment, oil

BATS Global Markets Prospective Buyer of KCG Hotspot for $400 mln


"Securities markets operator BATS is allegedly in talks with KCG Holdings to purchase KCG Hotspot for $400 million in the aftermath of the bulk of the firm's talent leaving amid a restructuring ongoin..."

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Tidsstämpel: 2015-01-17 10:00
Taggar: forex, market

Marketers Pounce on the Opportunity to Pinch Competitor?s Clients During Times of Difficulty


"Forex and CFD brokers are looking to absorb clients from competing firms. Data from marketing channels shows that brokers are using interesting marketing phrases against brokers that have been affecte..."

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Tidsstämpel: 2015-01-17 01:59
Taggar: brokers, forex, market

Banks Face Swissie Music ? Citi Lost $150 Mln ? Bloomberg


"Leading banks have been victims of the recent currency markets crisis according to Bloomberg. Reports suggest that Citi suffered a $150 million loss, with Deutsche and Barclays also in the limelight..."

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Tidsstämpel: 2015-01-17 01:52
Taggar: bank, currency, forex, market, report

Breaking: Leucadia Hands FXCM $300 Mln Life-Line


"US holding company aka the baby Berkshire Hathaway, Leucadia National has given troubled forex broker-dealer FXCM a $300 million financing. The move comes after talks earlier in the day to support the..."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2015-01-17 00:49
Taggar: forex

Tradeview Markets Emerges Unscathed, On the Prowl for New Business?


"Friday?s aftermath of the CHF volatility has heralded a death knell for several brokers, while helping reshuffle the playing field for the rest ? all the while Tradeview Markets has survived and emerg..."

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Tidsstämpel: 2015-01-16 22:34
Taggar: brokers, forex, market

ICE Futures Crosses New Record in EUR CHF Futures ? Surpasses 199,600 Contracts


"The recent change in Switzerland?s core interest rate by the SNB has seen extreme market behaviour. The ICE Exchange bought a fresh layer of positivity reporting record volumes in the main EUR Swiss d..."

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Tidsstämpel: 2015-01-16 22:14
Taggar: forex, market, rate, report

Is Your Broker Weathering the CHF Storm?


"Thanks to a surprise shakeup from SNB, the FX industry has been placed into a state of flux with the playing field radically redrawn ? consult Forex Magnates? comprehensive broker list to see the stat..."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2015-01-16 21:35
Taggar: forex

The Foreign Exchange Market?s Black Thursday: Industry Losses May Surpass $1 bln


"The ?Black Swanday? is swinging a big broom across the foreign exchange industry reshaping it as we know it and preparing us for a slew of long-term changes after yesterday?s extraordinary market cond..."

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Tidsstämpel: 2015-01-16 20:29
Taggar: foreign exchange, forex, market

Breaking: FXCM in Fire Sale Talks with Potential Buyers


"Forex Magnates has learned that FXCM is in talks with several private equity funds, as well as cash- rich brokers to complete either a partial or full asset sale or raise between $100-200 million by a..."

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Tidsstämpel: 2015-01-16 20:19
Taggar: brokers, forex

Interactive Brokers Suffers $120 million in Client Losses, Trading Uninterrupted


"Interactive Brokers Group (NASDAQ GS: IBKR) joins a short list of brokers who suffered sizable losses yesterday at the hands of the SNB?s snap decision to abandon its currency peg, whose client losses..."

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Tidsstämpel: 2015-01-16 19:44
Taggar: brokers, currency, forex, trading

Vultures Out: Brokers Reviewing the Wreckage for ?Groyse Metsia? Acquisitions


"Forex Magnates has learned that some larger and well capitalized brokers are out making calls today about acquiring outright or purchasing a share of customer books to provide capital to struggling br..."

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Tidsstämpel: 2015-01-16 18:49
Taggar: brokers, forex, share

Daily Forex Market Update: USD/CAD Wakes up in Early US Session


"Our new guest contributor, John Putman II, accompanies us on a daily basis with his aphorism of the daily market, each time sharing with us a chart he prepares with the status quo of the currency pair..."

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Tidsstämpel: 2015-01-16 18:40
Taggar: currency, currency pair, forex, forex market, market

BMFN All Smiles as Business Continues as Usual


"Friday has been a house of horrors for FX brokers, which reached a climax when Alpari UK and FXCM collectively faced dire straights ? conversely, BMFN has emerged out of the CHF maelstrom unscathed an..."

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Tidsstämpel: 2015-01-16 18:15
Taggar: brokers, forex

GAIN Capital Generated a Profit on the Forex Industry?s Black Thursday


"GAIN Capital is another brokerage which is reporting to have in place a solid risk management framework which prevented it from being materially impacted by the Swiss National Bank's decision. Read mo..."

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Tidsstämpel: 2015-01-16 18:00
Taggar: bank, forex, profit, rate, report

Dukascopy, FXTM an Oasis of Calm, FXOpen Resumes CHF Crosses


"The line in the ground today appears to differentiate between outright catastrophe (Alpari UK, FXCM) and the ?business as usual? mantra, with the majority of brokers falling into the latter including..."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2015-01-16 17:34
Taggar: bank, brokers, dukascopy, forex

FXCM Inc Shares Trading Down 85% in Pre-Market Trading


"Credit Suisse and Citi issued downgrades on the shares of FXCM Inc this morning as the company and its peers across the industry are losing substantial amounts of market value in premarket trading on..."

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Tidsstämpel: 2015-01-16 16:59
Taggar: forex, market, share, shares, trading

Saxo Bank?s Risk Holds, as Low Leverage on CHF Pairs Enforced Since September


"Forex Magnates reached out to Steen Blaafalk, Chief Financial & Risk Officer at Saxo Bank A/S for his take on the recent fallout surrounding the SNB?s abandonment of its peg along with its impact..."

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Tidsstämpel: 2015-01-16 16:12
Taggar: bank, financial, forex, leverage

CMC Markets, City Index Business Perseveres Despite CHF Convulsion


"As market participants learn of the fate and casualties surrounding some of the industry?s biggest names in FX, other players such as CMC Markets have indeed survived the dilemma despite marginal loss..."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2015-01-16 15:38
Taggar: forex, margin, market

Waiting for a Slew of U.S. Data


"U.S. economic statistics will be released today on consumer prices, industrial production, consumer confidence, and capital flows with other economies.  We arrive at this juncture after five straight..."

IC Markets and Darwinex Soldier Forth Despite Minimal Losses and Setbacks


"With damage control in full force, brokers are finding themselves on opposite sides of the fence with FXCM, Alpari, and IG Group appearing as those hardest hit ? conversely, IC Markets and Darwinex ap..."

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Tidsstämpel: 2015-01-16 14:52
Taggar: brokers, forex, market

Alpari UK First Major Casualty to CHF, LCG Group Facing up to $2.5 mln Losses


"The first major casualty of the Swiss franc debacle is Alpari UK, which has just issued the folowing statement on its website: The recent move on the Swiss franc caused by the Swiss National Bank?s un..."

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Tidsstämpel: 2015-01-16 14:38
Taggar: bank, forex

Alpari UK Confirms Insolvency Procedure, Client Funds in Segregated Accounts


"The first major casualty of the Swiss franc debacle is Alpari UK, which has just issued the following statement on its website: The recent move on the Swiss franc caused by the Swiss National Bank?s u..."

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Tidsstämpel: 2015-01-16 14:18
Taggar: bank, forex

?Business as Usual? at LMAX Exchange Following CHF Catastrophe


"Rampant volatility of the Swiss franc (CHF) has left brokers like FXCM and IG Group to incur substantial hits to their business ? however, LMAX Exchange appears to be an oasis of calm, ensuring client..."

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Tidsstämpel: 2015-01-16 14:17
Taggar: brokers, forex

IBs and Affiliates: In-Depth Look into the German Market 2005-2015


"This week our guest blogger Sebastian Hell reflects about the German reality for IBs and Affiliates. Kindly leave your comment after the article for further insight! Read more The post IBs and Affili..."

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Tidsstämpel: 2015-01-16 14:00
Taggar: forex, market

ADS Securities Sees Record Trading Day, Calls for the Industry to Work Together


"Yesterday?s decision by the Swiss National Bank (SNB) convulsed the FX industry ? however, ADS Securities? Executive Managing Director Philippe Ghanem has seen this as an opportunity for the industry..."

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Tidsstämpel: 2015-01-16 13:54
Taggar: bank, forex, trading

CPattern Integrates TRADING CENTRAL?s Utility on Its Guardian Angel Platform


"CPattern Ltd, a real-time trading behavior analytics service provider has announced a partnership to integrate TRADING CENTRAL?s technical analysis on its Guardian Angel platform for FX traders. Read..."

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Tidsstämpel: 2015-01-16 13:32
Taggar: analysis, forex, fx trade, rate, technical analysis, trading

FxPro ?Remains Solidly Capitalized? in the Aftermath of the SNB Debacle


"According to a company statement issued to Forex Magnates, FxPro continues its business as usual. The company states that negative balances resulting from yesterday’s extreme volatility across C..."

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Tidsstämpel: 2015-01-16 13:12
Taggar: forex

IntercontinentalExchange Reports Record US Dollar Index Volumes During Q4 2014


"Dollar strength helped push US Dollar Index futures volumes at the IntercontinentalExchange to a record quarterly high during the fourth quarter of 2014. Read more The post IntercontinentalExchange Re..."

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Tidsstämpel: 2015-01-16 12:01
Taggar: dollar, forex, report

The Writing Was on the Wall: How the EUR/CHF Gap Hit Brokers with Massive Client Defaults


"The huge risk I saw was to STP Brokers, like AxiTrader. When I ran through stress test of what would happen if the SNB gave up its peg (by stopping their policy of buying an unlimited amount of EUR at..."

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Tidsstämpel: 2015-01-16 11:31
Taggar: brokers, forex

Swissquote Sets Aside 25 Million CHF Due to Swiss Franc Volatility


"???????????????????????????????????????????In the aftermath of the Swiss National Bank announcement yesterday, Swissquote has just announced a provision totaling 25 million CHF due to losses generated..."

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Tidsstämpel: 2015-01-16 10:54
Taggar: announcement, bank, forex, rate

OANDA and Pepperstone Issue ?Business as Usual? Remarks


"While there undoubtedly was an effect from the Swiss National Bank dropping its EUR/CHF peg on the books of the companies, those have not been material when it comes to OANDA and Pepperstone. Read mor..."

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Tidsstämpel: 2015-01-16 10:24
Taggar: bank, forex

FXCM Announces Massive $225 Million Client Negative Balance Hit Due to CHF Volatility


"FXCM is suffering an unprecedented capital hit due to client negative balances reaching $225 million. The losses put the broker in breach of some regulatory capital requirements which they are workin..."

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Tidsstämpel: 2015-01-16 09:11
Taggar: forex

Swiss Currency Crisis Extends ? FX Broker Excel Markets Forced to Close-shop


"New Zealand regulated broker-dealer, Excel Markets, has reported that it will be halting operations. The STP broker was unable to meet client losses held at its liquidity providers. Read more The post..."

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Tidsstämpel: 2015-01-16 03:49
Taggar: currency, forex, market, report

CHF Mis-shapp Results in CFD Brokers Altering Their Margin Requirements on Swiss Share CFD


"CFD providers were forced to amend their margin requirements for CFDs on Swiss stocks. London-based CFD firm, Ayondo increased the margin on Swiss equity CFDS to 10% as market volatility drove down pr..."

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Tidsstämpel: 2015-01-16 02:00
Taggar: brokers, forex, margin, market, share

GAIN Capital and Plus500 Report ?No Material Impact? from Swiss Franc Volatility


"Since IG Group announced earlier that it is vulnerable to up to £30 million in losses due to today?s move in the Swiss franc, industry participants have been awaiting official word from other public c..."

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Tidsstämpel: 2015-01-16 01:05
Taggar: forex, report, share

BGC Responds to CME for GFI Acquisition ? Raises Contingent & Non-Contingent Offers


"The on-going battle between financial giants BGC and CME for the purchase of GFI continues, with 3 offers within a 48-hour period. BGC countered CME?s latest offer and increased its all-cash tender of..."

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Tidsstämpel: 2015-01-15 23:21
Taggar: financial, forex, share

Dukascopy Bank Starts Offering CFD?s to its White Labels


"According to a company announcement, Swiss bank Dukascopy has started offering to its white labels access to the company?s recently launched CFD trading module. The release follows up on the official..."

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Tidsstämpel: 2015-01-15 22:56
Taggar: announcement, bank, dukascopy, forex, trading

Industry Impact: Swiss Black Swan Storms Through Currency Markets


"After The Swiss National Bank has thrown a bomb at the forex markets once in September 2011, today it does it again, causing a Black Swan event of epic proportions, which could prompt a number of indu..."

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Tidsstämpel: 2015-01-15 20:23
Taggar: bank, currency, forex, forex market, market

Industry Impact: Swiss Black Swan Storms through Currency Markets


"After the Swiss National Bank threw a bomb at the forex markets once in September 2011, today it has done it again, causing a Black Swan event of epic proportions, which could prompt a number of indus..."

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Tidsstämpel: 2015-01-15 20:23
Taggar: bank, currency, forex, forex market, market

HotForex Launches ZuluTrade for Binary Options at Its OptionTrade Brand


"Only last month, December 2014, ZuluTrade went live with its binary options collaboration with SpotOption and we are now starting to see first the SpotOption brokers, OptionTrade, adopting the service..."

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Tidsstämpel: 2015-01-15 19:26
Taggar: brokers, forex, zulutrade

CME ?Sees and Calls? BGC Partners, Matches Offer of $5.60 per Share for GFI


"This new offer price represents more than an 80% premium above the closing price of $3.11 per share for GFI Group common stock as of July 29, 2014, the last day of trading prior to the announcement of..."

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Tidsstämpel: 2015-01-15 18:36
Taggar: announcement, forex, offer price, share, trading

Breaking: IG Group Facing Losses up to £30 million, After Excessive Volatility in CHF


"The first brokerage to publicly announce unforeseen losses from the extreme volatility event after this morning's Swiss franc debacle induced by the SNB, is London Stock Exchange listed IG Group. Read..."

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Tidsstämpel: 2015-01-15 18:33
Taggar: forex

On CHF Flash Crashes, Important Reminders and Daily Market Update


"We are happy to launch a daily series with our latest guest contributor on board, FX Analytics' John Putman II. John will share his analysis providing both live updates and his own insights about the..."

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Tidsstämpel: 2015-01-15 18:29
Taggar: analysis, forex, market, share

Swiss Franc Crash Leads Several Brokers to Halt Trading in CHF Pairs


"At FXCM, the prices of CHF crosses have not been updated from about 4:30am Eastern US Time. Support representatives are advising clients who were negatively impacted to log audits using the subject li..."

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Tidsstämpel: 2015-01-15 18:03
Taggar: brokers, forex, trading

Trader?s Perspective: Never Trust a Central Bank


"Given the latest decision by the Swiss National Bank to eliminate the exchange rate limit of 1.20 Swiss francs to the euro, our Guest Blogger and full time trader Vlad Gubernat shares his point of vie..."

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Tidsstämpel: 2015-01-15 17:00
Taggar: bank, forex, point, rate, share, shares

Trader?s Perspective: Never Trust a Central Bank


"Given the latest decision by the Swiss National Bank to eliminate the exchange rate limit of 1.20 Swiss francs to the euro, our Guest Blogger and full time trader Vlad Gubernat shares his point of vie..."

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Tidsstämpel: 2015-01-15 17:00
Taggar: bank, forex, point, rate, share, shares

Manchester City Signs a Multi-Year Global Partnership Deal with FXPrimus Worth $2Mln a Year


"The English Premier League champion football club has become the latest high profile sports team to announce an official partnership with a broker. The deal gives FXPrimus extensive marketing and prom..."

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Tidsstämpel: 2015-01-15 15:19
Taggar: forex, market

Was the Selloff in FXCM Shares Overdone Following their Q4 Guidance?


"Shares of FXCM were down nearly 11% yesterday after the broker announced that retail revenues per million dollars trades was lowered to around $70 from the $75-$80 range the broker had forecast to inv..."

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Tidsstämpel: 2015-01-15 14:38
Taggar: dollar, forex, share, shares

Breaking: EUR/CHF Exchange Rates Go Haywire as Platforms Freeze after SNB Abandons Floor


"Trading platforms at a number of brokerages go haywire, with prices on the EUR/CHF ranging between 1.02 and 1.17, for the time being there is no definitive information on where the Swiss franc is trad..."

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Tidsstämpel: 2015-01-15 13:53
Taggar: forex, rate, trading

Breaking: EUR/CHF Nosedives as SNB Abandons Floor, Freezing Trading Platforms


"Trading platforms at a number of brokerages go haywire, with prices on the EUR/CHF ranging between 1.02 and 1.17, for the time being there is no definitive information on where the Swiss franc is trad..."

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Tidsstämpel: 2015-01-15 13:53
Taggar: forex, trading

London Capital Group?s Revenues Accelerated during the Fourth Quarter of 2014


"Revenues accelerated during Q4, with £13.9 million at the end of the third quarter ending 30 September 2014 and the balance of £8.6 million in the fourth quarter ending 31 December 2014. Read more The..."

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Tidsstämpel: 2015-01-15 12:07
Taggar: forex, rate

New Volume Indicators and Charting Developments as FXCM Upgrades Trading Station


"FX traders are expected to take heed of new indicators and trading tools under FXCM?s planned upgrade of its trading terminal. Trading Station will undergo a scheduled upgrade on the 16th of January w..."

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Tidsstämpel: 2015-01-15 01:43
Taggar: forex, fx trade, indicators, trading

Market Volatility Triggers an Increase in Client Money at US Retail FX Brokers in November


"CFTC reports metrics for the month of November. Retail forex providers saw an uptake in the total value of client funds held in the month of November; total funds held at firms topped six hundred and..."

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Tidsstämpel: 2015-01-14 22:53
Taggar: brokers, dollar, forex, market, report

FCA Issues Guidance on When Copy Trading Constitutes Portfolio Management


"If you were wondering what permissions you will need within your FCA license to be able to provide copy trading, the U.K. Financial Conduct Authority has recently issued a guidance explaining just tha..."

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Tidsstämpel: 2015-01-14 21:01
Taggar: financial, forex, trading

CME Group Launches Free Education Portal for Futures Trading, FX Included


"Participants also can enter a "Futures Challenge" with fellow traders. The challenge provides them with the ability to trade 36 of the most liquid futures contracts across asset classes including: Ind..."

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Tidsstämpel: 2015-01-14 20:45
Taggar: forex, trading

Saxo Bank Extends Sponsorship Deal with Danish GP2 Race Car Driver Marco Sørensen


"This renewed sponsorship of Marco Sørensen marks a continuation of Saxo Bank's involvement with the sporting world. Last year the bank entered a one-year business partnership with Lotus F1 team. Read..."

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Tidsstämpel: 2015-01-14 17:54
Taggar: bank, forex

BGC Ups the Ante in Its Bid to Acquire GFI, Increases Offer to $5.60 a Share


"BGC's new proposed revision to its cash offer of $5.60 per share represents a premium of $0.35, or approximately 7%, over the $5.25 per share stock and cash transaction announced by CME and GFI on Dec..."

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Tidsstämpel: 2015-01-14 16:03
Taggar: forex, share

Singapore Exchange to Start Offering FX Futures Trading Via EBS


"One of the leading exchanges in Asia and ICAP have announced a wide-ranging collaboration on various Asian foreign exchange initiatives, including the development of new products and the implementatio..."

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Tidsstämpel: 2015-01-14 15:45
Taggar: foreign exchange, forex, trading

Exclusive: TRADOLOGIC Informs CySEC Regulated Binary Brands About Patent Infringement


"According to a copy of a letter obtained by Forex Magnates reporters, some brands of binary options service providers and standalone brokers have been informed, that they are allegedly infringing a li..."

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Tidsstämpel: 2015-01-14 15:00
Taggar: brokers, forex, report

Forex Magnates Fortifies Its Executive Level Ahead of Expansion


"The string of new appointments and recruits will boost our capacities as we gear up towards our much-awaited expansion and rebranding. Michael Greenberg: "the next two years are going to be exciting."..."

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Tidsstämpel: 2015-01-14 12:00
Taggar: forex, point

FX Brokers Eye London as Preferred Destination ? ThinkForex Expected to Receive FCA License


"Australian regulated broker dealer, Think Forex, is expected to receive its UK authorisation shortly, Forex Magnates believes. The firm continues to enhance its UK management team with key hires. Read..."

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Tidsstämpel: 2015-01-14 02:35
Taggar: brokers, forex

FXCM Volumes Shine in December Maintains $20 Bln Plus Retail ADV


"Listed currency broker, FXCM, saw positive trading volumes during the month of December. Overall retail forex volumes were in the green on a monthly and yearly basis, with a slight dip in monthly inst..."

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Tidsstämpel: 2015-01-14 01:29
Taggar: currency, forex, trading

London Stock Exchange Expands International Stock Indices with New Turkish Recruit


"The UK?s main stock and derivatives trading venue, the LSE, has extended its global derivatives product range to include Turkish stock indices. The exchange will offer futures and options on the BIST..."

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Tidsstämpel: 2015-01-13 22:34
Taggar: forex, trading

Tullett Prebon Gets $100 Million in Legal Settlement with BGC Partners


"The agreement settles all other outstanding litigation between the parties and includes a clause that prevents either party hiring desk heads and senior management from the other for a year from the d..."

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Tidsstämpel: 2015-01-13 21:08
Taggar: forex

Optimove Adds Real-Time Marketing Triggers to Its Automated Retention Platform


"Adding features to their core marketing and retention solution, Optimove launched real-time triggers that enable online businesses the ability to send automated messages to their customers to drive e..."

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Tidsstämpel: 2015-01-13 21:00
Taggar: forex, market

Armada Markets Exits Retail Market, Clients Moved to Off Shore Entity


"The website domain of seychelle-regulated Tickmill was registered on July 2014, which may indicate it is a new legal entity meant to absorb the estonian brokers' retail forex and CFD business. Read mo..."

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Tidsstämpel: 2015-01-13 19:14
Taggar: brokers, forex, market

DGCX Has Chinese Yuan & Turkish Lira Futures on the Agenda for H2 2015


"After a number of offerings announced in 2014, the exchange which is majority owned by the Dubai Government is aiming to further expand the portfolio of currency futures instruments throughout 2015. R..."

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Tidsstämpel: 2015-01-13 18:37
Taggar: currency, forex

CFTC Warns Court against Granting Investor Protections to FX Traders


"The American Commodity Futures Trading Commission (CFTC) came out in court against a hedge fund?s demand for priority repayment from Lehman Brothers of its OTC FX trading under the Securities Investor..."

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Tidsstämpel: 2015-01-13 17:41
Taggar: forex, fx trade, fx trading, trading

Anyoption ?Taking Binary Options Industry to Next Level? with First Social Trading Network


"Anyoption believes this new platform copyop can shake up the market as it enhances the trading experience of beginners and advanced traders alike. The firm says traders will choose it over traditional..."

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Tidsstämpel: 2015-01-13 16:04
Taggar: forex, market, trading

Sneak Peak: New Funding in Hand, ChartIQ to Launch WebTrader at iFX Expo Hong Kong


"HTML5 charting firm, ChartIQ, enters the front end interface trading market with the launch of a new webtrader. The product is compatible for brokers who require a web based option for their MT4 clie..."

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Tidsstämpel: 2015-01-13 15:54
Taggar: brokers, forex, market, trading, webtrader

Canadian Dollar Rapid Decline Prompts Trading Margin Requirement Hike in Canada


"The Canadian self-regulatory organization IIROC, has issued an announcement about a pending increase in margin requirements on some foreign exchange pairs affected by the recent slump in oil prices. R..."

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Tidsstämpel: 2015-01-13 14:54
Taggar: announcement, dollar, foreign exchange, forex, margin, oil, trading

USD Approaching Next Resistance


"In this week's guest contribution, Avi Gilburt is sharing his thoughts about the US Dollar and its bullish trend against all odds from May 2014 when a downfall was expected... Read more The post USD A..."

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Tidsstämpel: 2015-01-13 13:22
Taggar: bull, dollar, forex

LMAX Exchange Cements Far East Expansion with SFC Licensed Broker


"The establishment of a locally regulated brokerage arm aims to attract additional interest from the institutional side of the client spectrum and solidify the presence of LMAX in the Far East. Read mo..."

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Tidsstämpel: 2015-01-13 13:06
Taggar: forex

Allied Markets LLC Charged by CFTC for $1 mln Forex Ponzi Scheme


"A court order has mandated all of the assets of allegedly fraudulent commodity pool operator Allied Markets LLC to be frozen and charged the firm and its principals Joshua Gilliland and Chawalit Wongk..."

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Tidsstämpel: 2015-01-13 12:33
Taggar: forex, market

Tullett Prebon plc Acquires 40 Brokers from NY Inter-Dealer Brokerage Service Firm


"As part of a targeted expansion into the US fixed income market, inter-dealer broker Tullet Prebon has acquired 40 brokers from New York inter-dealer brokerage services firm Murphy & Durieu L.P..."

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Tidsstämpel: 2015-01-13 10:23
Taggar: brokers, forex, market

This Is Your Chance to Become a Forex Magnates Community Contributor


"We are about to launch our new community of writers, and this is your opportunity to join the team of pioneering bloggers who are already getting their insights about the markets and the trading world..."

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Tidsstämpel: 2015-01-13 00:30
Taggar: forex, market, trading

US Watchdog SEC Issues $14 Million Monetary Fine to Direct Edge


"The SEC has issued a financial penalty against two US exchanges that were operated by Direct Edge. The venues were fined $14 million for failing to properly describe order types. Read more The post U..."

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Tidsstämpel: 2015-01-12 23:11
Taggar: financial, forex, rate

Coinsetter Launches Margin Trading for Business Customers and Market Makers


"What is being called by the firm as one of their most requested features, New York based bitcoin exchange, Coinsetter, has announced that they have begun to offer margin trading for select business cu..."

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Tidsstämpel: 2015-01-12 20:54
Taggar: forex, margin, market, trading

Breaking The Losing Streak


"What's the secret to trading? Some say it's how you deal with your losses. Our guest contributor and full time trader Vlad Gubernat is sharing his method in how to overcome a bad trader's day and how..."

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Tidsstämpel: 2015-01-12 20:53
Taggar: forex, trading

Breaking: John Miesner Joins GAIN Capital Holdings as GTX Global Head of Sales


"After 14 years at KCG Hotspot, the top industry executive has joined the GTX ECN division of GAIN Capital's institutional investor service as Managing Director & Global Head of Sales booting the..."

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Tidsstämpel: 2015-01-12 18:53
Taggar: forex

MOEX Sets New Volume Record for 2014 as FX Trading Jumped 36.9% in December


"Derivatives market turnover at MOEX rose 137% year-over-year in December 2014 to RUB 8.5 trillion, or 168.9 million contracts, of which RUB 7.6 trillion were futures and RUB 971 billion were options..."

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Tidsstämpel: 2015-01-12 17:05
Taggar: forex, fx trading, market, trading

GAIN Capital Retail Trading Volumes Rise 6.8% in December


"Institutional metrics have also risen, albeit at a more modest pace, as significant fundamental developments have cause increased volatility relating to future prospects for the single European curren..."

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Tidsstämpel: 2015-01-12 16:45
Taggar: currency, forex, trading

Citigroup, Goldman Sachs & ICAP Reportedly Running ?Grexit? Stress Tests


"Global financial institutions have started preparing their systems for the eventuality of a Greek exit from the euro zone as radical left party Syriza continues to lead in the polls two weeks before e..."

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Tidsstämpel: 2015-01-12 15:49
Taggar: financial, forex, gold, report

IronFX Chinese Traders Storm Offices Demanding Money Back


"The latest protest has reportedly erupted after a trader threatened an executive at knifepoint. IronFX: "Any purported 'complaints' are defamatory and may be linked with rumors about the company's IPO..."

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Tidsstämpel: 2015-01-12 15:11
Taggar: forex, point, report

Fluent Trade Technologies Launches Low Latency Data Analytics with BigData Release


"With the release of real time big data for the FX market, Fluent Trade Technologies aims to provide clients with tools to handle BI reporting, algorithm reviews, event investigations and compliance as..."

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Tidsstämpel: 2015-01-12 15:00
Taggar: forex, fx market, market, report

TradAir Closes $15 Million Growth Round with EX-Currenex CEO as Chairman


"Having gained industry interest for its liquidity distribution and HTML5 front-end interface technology, TradAir aims to grow their business following a $15 million financing round led by Long Ridge E..."

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Tidsstämpel: 2015-01-12 13:15
Taggar: forex

UBS Securities Tabs Orc Execution Technology for Faster DMA Access to ASX


"The Swiss banking group?s securities division will use Orc?s low-latency access and a revamped pre-trade risk management solution Orc Flow Control to deliver multi-market order flow to its clients. Re..."

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Tidsstämpel: 2015-01-12 12:52
Taggar: bank, forex, market

December Trading Volumes at Saxo Bank 4% Lower amid Seasonal Factors


"A slight decrease in trading activity at the Danish brokerage can be attributed to the typical December slowdown in activity while clients' collateral deposits have consolidated at around $11.1 billio..."

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Tidsstämpel: 2015-01-12 10:31
Taggar: bank, forex, trading

2015 Starts as the Year of Forex in Football and EUR/USD Predicted to Go below Parity


"Forex Magnates spotlights the passing week's top news from around the world, from MetaQuotes raising technical support fees for MT4 to a change in Google policy causing problems to brokers' webtrader..."

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Tidsstämpel: 2015-01-11 15:44
Taggar: brokers, forex, webtrader

2015 ?Kicks Off? With Football-Forex Deals, One Bold EUR/USD Prediction


"Forex Magnates spotlights the past week's top news from around the world, from MetaQuotes raising technical support fees for MT4 to a change in Google policy causing problems for brokers' webtrader pl..."

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Tidsstämpel: 2015-01-11 15:44
Taggar: brokers, forex, webtrader

Indian Exchange Supports Commodity Trading Through Awareness Program


"India's most liquid commodity derivatives trading venue aims to increase commodity volumes across the country through new awareness programs that educate domestic participants in price & risk man..."

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Tidsstämpel: 2015-01-10 17:21
Taggar: forex, trading

Bitcoin Wrap: Canadian Exchange CoinTrader Extends Offering with CAD Bitcoins


"Participants in the Bitcoin arena benefited from a number of positive steps that support growth in the sector, product extensions and capital injections were the key events in this week?s Bitcoin pick..."

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Tidsstämpel: 2015-01-10 15:14
Taggar: forex

FX Volumes in India Spike on the Back of Positive News ? BSE Takes Lion Share of Activity


"India?s most recent entrant in to the growing currency derivatives segment has defied its peers by seeing volumes surge. The Bombay Stock Exchange reported record daily volumes in tis FX products, cro..."

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Tidsstämpel: 2015-01-10 00:48
Taggar: currency, forex, report, share

US Derivatives Exchange Hits Record Activity in VIX Futures Volumes in 2014


"Trading volumes on the world?s most liquid Options exchange, the CBOE, continued to show positivity in 2014 as volatile markets supported trader activity. Over 50 million VIX futures contacts were tra..."

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Tidsstämpel: 2015-01-09 23:11
Taggar: forex, market, trading

ITG?s December 2014 Total US Volumes Surge 17.6% MoM


"Trade execution and multi-asset research broker, ITG, has reported its trading volumes for the month ending December 2014, yielding 4.0 billion shares that corresponded to 17.6% growth MoM from Novemb..."

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Tidsstämpel: 2015-01-09 21:03
Taggar: forex, report, share, shares, trading

MFX Broker Aiming to Bridge the Gap Between Trading and a Social Networking


"The company is taking a different approach to social trading by aiming to build a vibrantly communicating community with a messaging system in addition to the typical signal copying environment. When..."

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Tidsstämpel: 2015-01-09 20:28
Taggar: forex, trading

FCA Drops Legal Hammer, Convicts FX Fraudsters Alex Hope, Raj Von Badlo


"The ongoing legal saga between the FCA and Alex Hope has finally come to a finality, culminating in a guilty count of fraud after Hope had hoodwinked investors out $9.4 million of client funds. Read m..."

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Tidsstämpel: 2015-01-09 20:12
Taggar: forex

Italian Regulator CONSOB Christens IronFX Branch In Milan


"On the heels of an unprecedented year of expansion and opening of new offices, IronFX has been granted authorization from Italian regulator Commissione Nazionale per la Societá e la Borsa (CONSOB) for..."

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Tidsstämpel: 2015-01-09 19:53
Taggar: forex

Week in FX Asia ? USD/JPY Caught Between Oil and US Jobs


"USD/JPY slipping from 120 price level Low Oil Price to Help Japanese Recovery Japanese Government preparing 3 Trillion Yen Boost The USD/JPY will end the week lower than ¥120 after the United States N..."

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Tidsstämpel: 2015-01-09 19:12
Taggar: forex, forex market, market, oil, rate, report

BGC Partners Urges GFI Shareholders to Vote Down CME Group Proposal


"Following a slew of events, the latest step taken by BGC Partners is a filing for preliminary proxy materials with the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission to gather votes at the January 27, meetin..."

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Tidsstämpel: 2015-01-09 17:13
Taggar: forex, share

Bank of Israel Reveals 2014 ADV in Trade in Foreign Currencies Rose 45%


"According to an announcement on the website of the Ban of Israel, the Israeli currency market experienced a sharp increase in average daily trading volume during 2014, accompanied by a decline in nonr..."

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Tidsstämpel: 2015-01-09 15:53
Taggar: announcement, bank, currencies, currency, forex, market, share, trading

European Commission Could Pledge Extra $2 Billion Assistance for Ukraine


"The executive body?s President Jean-Claude Juncker made a statement proposing additional help to Ukraine financed under the European Union?s Macro-Financial Assistance vehicle setup to fund partner co..."

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Tidsstämpel: 2015-01-09 12:59
Taggar: finance, financial, forex

Why Are so Many Brokers Losing Money in the German Market?


"Our Guest Contributor Sebastian Hell reveals how an FX broker can beat the odds and succeed in the lucrative yet challenging German market. Read more The post Why Are so Many Brokers Losing Money in t..."

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Tidsstämpel: 2015-01-09 12:15
Taggar: brokers, forex, market

World?s Top Performing Equity Indices from Developing Countries ? EM Shines


"Equity markets in 2014 were positive in certain emerging market countries, the Argentinian MERVAL rising 59% YoY. Despite the dollar pulling back, emerging market countries held onto the top five perf..."

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Tidsstämpel: 2015-01-09 00:08
Taggar: dollar, forex, market

The waves of the US Dollar Index


"Where will the DXY be by the end of January - bull or not bull? This is a question our new guest author is investigating here and trying to get your opinion at the end of the article as a comment..."

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Tidsstämpel: 2015-01-08 23:45
Taggar: bull, dollar, forex

George Soros Urges US & EU To ?Wake Up? to Russian Threat


"A $50 billion support program for Ukraine by the IMF and the EU, and a wake up call about a Russian attack on the European Union should prompt a decisive and timely reaction according to the man who b..."

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Tidsstämpel: 2015-01-08 22:57
Taggar: forex

Consulting Firm Rule Financial Makes Way for GFT UK After Official Rebranding Completed


"Consulting firm for the capital markets sector, Rule Financial, has been renamed as GFT UK by its parent entity GFT Group. The announcement comes 6 months after the German-listed firm acquired the Bri..."

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Tidsstämpel: 2015-01-08 22:44
Taggar: announcement, financial, forex, market

Victor Golovchenko Mulls the Ramifications of a BoE Interest Rate Change


"The overwhelming consensus behind the Bank of England?s monetary policy is that interest rates will not change soon ? a finality that seems to be reinforced by today?s minutes that corroborated these..."

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Tidsstämpel: 2015-01-08 22:34
Taggar: bank, forex, rate

RBS Forex Trader Paul Nash Arrested Before Allegedly Emigrating to Canada


"Court documentation related to the UK?s Serious Fraud Office hearings made in relation to the foreign exchange market rigging investigation are pointing that the RBS trader arrested last December is P..."

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Tidsstämpel: 2015-01-08 21:28
Taggar: foreign exchange, forex, forex trade, market, point

China to Invest $1.1 Trillion This Year but Denies Its a New Stimulus Package


"Also today in Beijing, President Xi was working to cultivate relations with the Latin American leaders whose countries are major exporters of commodities crucial to the growth of China's huge economy..."

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Tidsstämpel: 2015-01-08 17:38
Taggar: economy, forex

China to Invest $250 Billion in Latin America, $1.1 Trillion in ?Non-Stimulus? Stimulus


"Today in Beijing, President Xi was working to cultivate relations with the Latin American leaders whose countries are major exporters of commodities crucial to the growth of China's huge economy. Read..."

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Tidsstämpel: 2015-01-08 17:38
Taggar: economy, forex

TRADOLOGIC Partners with MTE Media to Offer Free Educational Services to its Binary Brands


"The brands will also get access to a multilingual economic calendar and to financial widgets, including a variety of financial calculators. Moreover, they will have the opportunity to upgrade and cust..."

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Tidsstämpel: 2015-01-08 15:52
Taggar: financial, forex

JPMorgan Adds Chinese RQFII License for Singapore Asset Management Unit


"JPMorgan announces approval of a Qualified Foreign Institutional Investor license for its Singapore-based asset management unit to allow additional investment opportunities in China. Read more The po..."

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Tidsstämpel: 2015-01-08 15:35
Taggar: forex, investment

Standard Chartered Bank Closes its Stock Brokering Business, Cuts 4000 Jobs


"Standard Chartered main focus is on Asian markets and its seems the slower growth in many of its core emerging markets hurt its earnings last year. The majority of the jobs cut from the equities busin..."

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Tidsstämpel: 2015-01-08 14:49
Taggar: bank, forex, market

FOMC Minutes Uneventful, US Dollar Treading Water Before Payrolls Data


"While some market participants expected a lot from this month's Federal Reserve Open Market Committee minutes, the board of governors had different thoughts in mind as the release fell short of provid..."

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Tidsstämpel: 2015-01-08 01:39
Taggar: dollar, forex, market

Belarus Scraps Foreign Exchange Purchase Tax for Companies


"The Belarusian government has also reduced the rate which residents pay to 10% from 30%, while the local Belarusian ruble was devalued by 15% in two steps undertaken by the local central bank. Read mo..."

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Tidsstämpel: 2015-01-08 00:03
Taggar: bank, foreign exchange, forex, rate

Intercontinental Exchange Adds Israeli Shekel, Turkish Lira and Polish Zloty Contracts


"With emerging markets currencies being some of the most rapidly growing FX products last year, ICE is delving deeper by delivering an increased set of currency pairs to choose from in volatile market..."

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Tidsstämpel: 2015-01-07 19:37
Taggar: currencies, currency, currency pair, forex, market

?Alphabet Battle? Continues as BGC Extends $5.45 Offer for GFI to Trump the CME


"Despite an approved bid from CME Group for GFI Group, BGC continues with its hostile takeover for GFI Group as they have extended the duration of their $5.45 bid for the interdealer. Read more The pos..."

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Tidsstämpel: 2015-01-07 18:12
Taggar: forex

99% of SpotOption?s Binary White Labels Adopt New Probability Calculator Feature


"The Calculator feature is an interactive tool that forecasts trend probability based on three popular binary options models: Black & Scholes, Moving Average, and Bollinger Bands. Read more The po..."

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Tidsstämpel: 2015-01-07 17:37
Taggar: forex

Hong Kong Court Takes Strong Action against Suspected Boiler Rooms- Freezing $4.3 Million


"The court's interim orders will remain in force until the hearing of the SFC?s application for final orders against all the parties, the date of which has yet to be fixed. The Hong Kong watchdog's in..."

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Tidsstämpel: 2015-01-07 15:49
Taggar: forex, oil

EUR/USD back BELOW PARITY in 2015!


"When I started out in the FX market the EUR/USD was trading below 0.90. I?ll be among the first in this new-year to stick my neck out and make an audacious prediction. We?ll see the Euro trade back ne..."

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Tidsstämpel: 2015-01-07 15:46
Taggar: forex, fx market, market, trading

Plus500 Signs Sponsorship Deal with Spanish Football Club Atlético Madrid


"As part of the agreement, the Plus500 logo will feature as Official Sponsor on the back of the home and away Atlético Madrid shirts for national matches. Plus500 will enjoy a range of branding rights..."

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Tidsstämpel: 2015-01-07 12:49
Taggar: forex

First Derivatives to Enter Digital Media ?Big Data? Field with Delta Marketing Cloud Launch


"With the launch of the Delta Marketing Cloud, capital markets technology firm, First Derivatives is making their entrance into the multi-billion dollar digital marketing data analytics industry. Read..."

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Tidsstämpel: 2015-01-07 12:32
Taggar: dollar, forex, market

FX Volumes for GMO Click Securities Rise 8.3% in December, Set New Record for 2014


"December witnessed a new high for the year of over a trillion USD (¥123.78 trillion). In a yearly comparison December 2014's FX volumes are even more impressive, more than doubling December 2013's vol..."

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Tidsstämpel: 2015-01-07 12:12
Taggar: forex

Monex Global FX Trading Volumes Drop Slightly by 2.7% in December 2014


"The one bright spot for Monex are the results of TradeStation which saw an increase of almost a thousand new active accounts by the end of the month reaching 64,522, 1.5% more than the previous month..."

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Tidsstämpel: 2015-01-07 11:35
Taggar: forex, fx trading, trading

DMM?s FX Volume Reaches above One Trillion USD in December for First Time Ever in 2014


"The total client FX trading volume in December 2014 for DMM was a whopping $1,125 Billion (134,874 Billion yen) for DMM DX, up by about 17.2% from $960.4 the previous month. Read more The post DMMR..."

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Tidsstämpel: 2015-01-07 10:40
Taggar: forex, fx trading, trading

Parker FX Index Continues Upbeat Performance 0.68% Return in November


"Trading performance in the world?s largest FX funds, Parker FX Index, were in the green during the month of November showing a positive return at 0.68%, overall the benchmark index was up 3.17% year-t..."

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Tidsstämpel: 2015-01-07 01:56
Taggar: forex, trading

FXStreet Bolsters News Distribution with Boston Technologies Powered by Forexware Partnership


"Leading technology and liquidity solutions provider to FX and CFD brokers, Boston Technologies Powered by Forexware, has enhanced its information coverage and added FXStreet's international news servi..."

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Tidsstämpel: 2015-01-06 23:16
Taggar: brokers, forex, fxstreet

Platform Review: Nadex Exchange Traded Binary Options in the US


"Forex Magnates is taking a close look at the functionality offered by one of the regulated binary options exchanges in the U.S. and experiences first hand an unprecedented level of transparency when t..."

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Tidsstämpel: 2015-01-06 22:59
Taggar: forex, trading

10 Hedge Fund Industry Trends for 2015


"Agecroft Partners' Don Steinbrugge provides a glance into the biggest trends predicted for the hedge funds industry, from more shops shutting down to growth in specialized strategies and social media..."

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Tidsstämpel: 2015-01-06 21:30
Taggar: forex, rate

AngelList and OurCrowd Break the $100 Million Barrier for Crowdfunding in 2014


"Equity crowdfunding is an emerging market, but it didn't take a long time to lift off. Last year proved this with both AngelList and OurCrowd reporting that total funding surpassed $100 million. Rea..."

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Tidsstämpel: 2015-01-06 20:13
Taggar: forex, market, report

European Financial Watchdogs Warn against Three More Unlicensed Brokers


"The brokers involved this time are not accused of being a scam or running a fraud but the regulators treat them as such because they are not recognized by them or by any other official body they have..."

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Tidsstämpel: 2015-01-06 19:49
Taggar: brokers, financial, forex

Euronext December 2014 Metrics Impress, Commodity Contracts Explode 79% YoY


"Euronext has reported its trading volumes for the month ending December 2014, which highlighted a 12.1% growth month-over-month in total transaction value from November, as well as strong growth acros..."

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Tidsstämpel: 2015-01-06 19:39
Taggar: forex, report, trading

Average Daily FX Volume Jumped by 26% in December 2014 at Intercontinental Exchange


"The Total FX ADV reached 53,000 contracts for December 2014 at ICE. This figure is 81% higher than December 2013?s ADV and 26.2% higher than November 2014?s ADV of 42,000 contracts. Read more The post..."

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Tidsstämpel: 2015-01-06 18:04
Taggar: forex

Republicans Block Free Markets Critic Joseph Stiglitz from SEC HFT Panel


"As the topic of high-frequency trading is back on the agenda of the SEC, a partisan idealogical conflict is triggering speculations about whether or not the regulator itself is not too biased to opera..."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2015-01-06 17:16
Taggar: forex, market, rate, trading

Chelsea Football Club Signs a Promotional Deal with Leverate?s Partner CWM FX


"The FX broker is operated by Leverate and this move seems to show that the people behind the technology developer are changing focus to target retail clients directly with a branded broker of themselv..."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2015-01-06 16:22
Taggar: forex, rate

EBS Foreign Exchange Volumes Drop by 15% in December, Overall Down 12% in 2014


"ICAP also reported the trading volumes for the entire year of 2014 showing that overall, despite greater volatility in the latter part of the year, the ADV reached only $92.5 down 12% for 2013's ADV o..."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2015-01-06 13:47
Taggar: foreign exchange, forex, report, trading

CME Group Launches Physical Gold Kilo Futures in Asia


"The ever growing appetite by Asian investors to park money into physical gold has prompted a gold kilobar listing on COMEX starting to trade from January 26th with physical delivery to select Hong Kon..."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2015-01-06 11:49
Taggar: forex, gold

Whose Lead Is It Anyway?


"As competition grows fiercer and market players are desperate for new clients, the forex industry's quick turnover poses risks of both data and quality human resources leaks. Is there a way to stop th..."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2015-01-06 11:00
Taggar: forex, market, rate

CBOE Holdings Reports Record High Total Volume across Options & Futures Business


"CBOE Holdings, one of the largest operators of the US stock options market, has reported operating metrics for December 2014, highlighted by a new all-time high in total volume and average daily volum..."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2015-01-06 02:17
Taggar: forex, market, report

JPMorgan Reaches Settlement with US Regulators for FX Manipulation


"JPMorgan Chase & Co?s long-awaited regulatory finality has come to a close having settled a US antitrust lawsuit for rigging foreign exchange that is estimated at less than $1 billion. Read more..."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2015-01-06 01:17
Taggar: foreign exchange, forex

Breaking: Morgan Stanley Suffers Data Breach Affecting Up to 10% of its Clients


"Morgan Stanley has revealed that is has suffered a data breach, subsequently terminating an employee who is responsible for stealing wealth management data from up to 10% of its client base. Read mor..."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2015-01-05 21:50
Taggar: forex

MetaQuotes Raises White Label Technical Support Fees over 40%


"The company reveals that ?a forced? decision has been made to increase the fees to $1000 per month in a move which could force some white labels to start looking to diversify away from Metatrader. Rea..."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2015-01-05 21:40
Taggar: forex, metatrader

China?s First Online-Only Bank Launched by Popular Messaging App Developer


"The Chinese Premier Li Keqiang took part in the ceremony to launch WeBank, and sent RMB35,000 to a truck driver showing how China's newly approved private lenders will make it easier for small compani..."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2015-01-05 21:36
Taggar: bank, forex

Nasdaq Acquires Data Analytics Provider Dorsey Wright & Associates For $225 Million


"Nasdaq has just acquired market data analytics provider Dorsey, Wright & Associates, LLC (DWA) for $225 million, part of a new bid to bolster its existing index portfolio with model-based strateg..."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2015-01-05 20:47
Taggar: forex, market, rate

ICE Fortifies CDS Suite with Launch of Additional Sovereign Instruments


"The Intercontinental Exchange (NYSE: ICE) has expanded the array of its ICE Clear Credit and ICE Clear Europe?s credit default swap (CDS) clearing suite, fortifying its offering across several new Eur..."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2015-01-05 19:42
Taggar: forex

Union Square Ventures Leads eShares First VC Funding Round


"The firm developing a solution aiming to automate cap-table management for private companies set to benefit from the endorsement, as UST states that most of the companies in its portfolio could adopt..."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2015-01-05 18:32
Taggar: forex, share, shares

2014 Trading Results ? Was Forex Market Profitable for You?


"Although 2014 was not a big success in terms of Forex trading for my main account, which I use for chart pattern trading, it was not a bad one either. With 4.6%..."

Blog: Forex Blog, Forex Trading Information
Tidsstämpel: 2015-01-05 18:22
Taggar: forex, forex trading, profit, trading

Average FX Trading Volume Rose by 3% at CME Group in December but Overall Down 9% in 2014


"Fourth-quarter 2014 volume averaged 14.8 million contracts per day in all categories, up 31% from fourth-quarter 2013, and included 36% growth in FX average daily volume and 26% in equities over the Q..."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2015-01-05 17:09
Taggar: forex, fx trading, trading

Grexit Speculation Brings Euro to Its Knees Trading at 9 Year Lows


"The year has started with a blast for foreign exchange trading desks as on the second trading day of trading, the Euro has hit levels unseen since 2006 triggering a boatload of stops below the 1.20 fi..."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2015-01-05 15:41
Taggar: foreign exchange, forex, trading

Broadridge Acquires FX Technology Provider TwoFour Systems for Undisclosed Sum


"Broadridge says it is integrating the technology to create a solution that supports an extensive range of liquidity processes. TwoFour Systems will be branded Broadridge FX and Liquidity Solutions. Re..."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2015-01-05 13:54
Taggar: forex

December Volumes on Tokyo Financial Exchange FX Margin Platform down 3.5%


"Trading volumes in December in the Tokyo Financial Exchange Click 365 FX margin platform dropped 3.5%, with interest in the USD/JPY underpinning overall volumes by growing 15%, year-on-year growth rep..."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2015-01-05 11:01
Taggar: financial, forex, margin, report, trading

Fintech Trends for 2015: Investing Services, Anti-Social Trading, and Digital Crowdfunding


"We look at three fintech trends that are slated to grow during 2015 but also have their risks. The uniform theme of each is that they use technology to bring efficiency to the financial markets. Re..."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2015-01-04 21:00
Taggar: financial, forex, market, trading

Heard of NPAPI? It?s Getting Blocked by Google Chrome in 2015, Webtraders Are Warned


"Following on plans that began on January 2014, Google Chrome will be bringing in the new year with more plugins being blocked by default by the browser. Included is Silverlight which is used by some..."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2015-01-04 16:02
Taggar: forex, webtrader

Taming the Jungle, Israeli Forex Lobby Head Vows High Industry Ethics


"The newly elected Itzik Noy sets ambitious goals for the Trading Arenas Association, asserting that with the upcoming regulation it is poised to attract institutional clients: ?we?ll stop the demoniza..."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2015-01-04 14:21
Taggar: forex, trading

Bitcoin Picks: Japanese Police on Mt Gox & Israel?s Chance to Lead in Digital Currencies


"This year could prove to be the make it or break it one for digital currencies. It kicks off eventfully with Tokyo police on its way to break the Mt Gox case, while one of the most advanced technologi..."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2015-01-03 19:25
Taggar: currencies, forex

Forex Brokers Update ? January 3rd, 2015


"The first update this year is without new companies. Instead, two companies have been delisted while several others have been updated: MFC Investment and MyTrade Markets are no longer active..."

Blog: Forex Blog, Forex Trading Information
Tidsstämpel: 2015-01-03 19:18
Taggar: forex, investment, market

Euro Crisis 2.0: Euro at 1.20 & the Swiss Franc at Parity to the US Dollar


"On the first trading day of 2015 the US dollar has reached parity to the Swiss franc and 1.20 to the Euro for the first time in four years, spelling a negative market sentiment towards the single euro..."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2015-01-03 18:13
Taggar: currency, dollar, forex, market, trading

FXGL Capital Exposed by FCA for Offering Unauthorized Forex Trading


"The broker is boasting to be regulated by ?FSA England?, however it never held a regulatory license with the former U.K. watchdog, nor it has been authorized by any other EU regulator to offer forex t..."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2015-01-02 22:39
Taggar: forex, forex trading, trading

Interactive Brokers DARTs in the Green 23% YoY & 2% MoM


"Leading US-head quartered multi-asset financial services firm, Interactive Brokers, reports strong trading volumes for the month of December. The online brokerage firm saw  sharp rise in the Daily Ave..."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2015-01-02 22:15
Taggar: brokers, financial, forex, report, trading

Singapore Exchange Appoints Experts to Look into November Breakdown


"After a power supply failure brought down Southeast Asia?a biggest exchange for over two hours in November last year, the independent experts have been appointed to assist the committee investigating..."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2015-01-02 18:28
Taggar: forex, point

China Preparing to Open Energy Futures Markets to Foreign Investors


"The China Securities Regulatory Commission issued draft guidelines preparing to open the country?s futures markets to access for foreign investors in order to establish a more liquid market place. Rea..."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2015-01-02 15:34
Taggar: forex, market

2015 Forex Industry Predictions: IPOs, Volatility, and Platforms


".he Forex Magnates staff put together their 2015 forex industry predictions. Included are thoughts on potential deal making, regulation, trading platforms, and how volatility will lead to record volu..."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2015-01-02 14:00
Taggar: forex, trading

Forex Magnates Wants Your Feedback for 2015


"This year we introduced several changes and new features, from a binary options report to a new Fintech section. Moving forward we invite our readers to share what they would want to see more, and les..."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2015-01-02 02:01
Taggar: forex, report, share

7 Things Forex Traders Learned from 2014


"2014 is over, but Forex traders do not forget the recent past so quickly. It was a great year to earn from some strong fundamental trends in the market, and it was a ..."

Blog: Forex Blog, Forex Trading Information
Tidsstämpel: 2015-01-01 22:52
Taggar: forex, forex trade, market

7 Reasons to Be Optimistic about the Forex Industry in 2015


"After bemoaning last year's woes, Forex Magnates editors leave room for hope in 2015 with some promising prospects for the industry: cloud-based trading, market correction and the shifting landscape o..."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2015-01-01 20:15
Taggar: forex, market, trading

Average FX Trading Volumes at KCG Hotspot Decline 15.5% in December, Total Down 6.9%


"December also marks the first month of ADV below $30 billion during the quarter of Q4 2014. This is despite the fact the in December there was a higher number of trading days during the month compared..."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2015-01-01 13:10
Taggar: forex, fx trading, trading

Frontloading in Focus as EU Clearing Obligations Take Form


"The derivatives clearing framework and subsequent regulations policing these practices in the US, Japan, and the EU are poised to proceed smoothly in 2015 ? the implementation of frontloading obligati..."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2015-01-01 04:01
Taggar: forex

December Forex Industry Review: M&A, Capital Introductions, and P2P Finance


"Its official, 2014 is wrapping up today and we head to 2015. As we review the last month of the year, deal making, fintech, Russia, capital introductions and IPOs grabbed the headlines. Read more The..."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2014-12-31 20:19
Taggar: finance, forex

These Are The People You Wanted to Hear: Most Read Interviews in 2014


"The 2014 calendar year has seen a vast array of interviews conducted by our editorial team, reaching out to the biggest names and players in the FX and financial industry. This is what the had to say..."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2014-12-31 20:16
Taggar: financial, forex

This Was 2014 for the Forex Industry ? Our Best Stories of the Year!


"This year we have seen brokers pay millions for sports sponsorships, a major payments service provider for the industry going public on the London Stock Exchange and acquisitions totalling well over a..."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2014-12-31 17:22
Taggar: brokers, forex

NFA Charged Introducing Broker FX Evolve for Offering Services to Traders with Criminal Past


"The NFA says that in connection with all the counts in this case it may impose a number of penalties including suspension from membership and a monetary fine not to exceed $250,000 for each violation..."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2014-12-31 14:32
Taggar: forex

Quick Lessons from 2014: Some End-of-Year Trading Thoughts


"As we’re very close to the end of another year, this is a good time to look back and see what lessons can be drawn from the previous 12 months of trading. Bearing in mind that it’s beyond..."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2014-12-31 14:26
Taggar: bear, forex, trading

Would CLS Bank Support Have Helped the Ruble as Trading Faces MOEX Holiday Closure?


"The Russian ruble's decline in available liquidity this month occurred as the currency had been slated to be added by the CLS Bank. Would its admittance have mitigated current liquidity problems of th..."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2014-12-31 11:59
Taggar: bank, currency, forex, trading

Top ZuluTrade forex signal providers for this week ? (2014-12-22 ? 2014-12-27)


"Greetings fellow zulutraders ! Alan here with the top performing zulutrade forex signal providers for the most recent past trading week. I will keep this post short, so without any further commentarie..."

Blog: Alan's Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2014-12-31 04:25
Taggar: forex, forex signal, pound, share, signal provider, trading, zulutrade

US Watchdog NFA Responds to a Member?s Complaint Against its Executive Committee


"NFA's Chairman Christopher Hehmeyer issues a response to recent allegations put forward by fellow member, James Koutoulas, regarding the 2014 public director nominations. Read more The post US Watchd..."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2014-12-31 02:43
Taggar: forex

NFA?s Head on The Defense Against Alleged Nomination ?Improprieties?


"The US self regulatory organization has issued a response to fierce accusations by a fellow member James Koutoulas, regarding the 2014 public director nominations: "we deny each and every false all..."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2014-12-31 02:43
Taggar: forex

ICE Exchange Implements Enhanced Rules Governing Disruptive Practises


"Leading US trading venue, ICE, amends its rulebook to provide a single location for disruptive trading practises. The venue aims to reinforce its stance on certain practises that can cause issues in t..."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2014-12-31 01:47
Taggar: forex, market, trading

Annual Volumes Increase 13% at German Exchange Borse Berlin


"Trading volumes rise at Berlin Borse as equity markets take preference with investors. The German-based exchange reported an increase of 13% in annual volumes reached in 2014, with total value exceedi..."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2014-12-30 23:18
Taggar: forex, market, report, trading

American Stocks Day Trading Firm Monex Fined $1.3 Million for Not Registering Mexican Personnel


"Unregistered employees conducted business on Monex's behalf in the US, including collecting client information needed to open accounts, making investment recommendations to clients and transmitting or..."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2014-12-30 20:12
Taggar: day trading, forex, investment, trading

The Year Behind Publicly Traded Forex Brokers


"While global stock markets are finishing the year on a positive note, Forex Magnates is exploring how did publicly traded brokers from the industry finished trading after dealing with a tough first ha..."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2014-12-30 18:59
Taggar: brokers, forex, market, trading

How Did Publicly Traded Forex Brokers Do in 2014?


"While global stock markets are finishing the year on a positive note, Forex Magnates is exploring how did publicly traded brokers from the industry finished trading after dealing with a tough first ha..."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2014-12-30 18:59
Taggar: brokers, forex, market, trading

Gold-i Announces it has Attained Microsoft Gold Certified Partner Status


"Gold-i has announced that it has attained Microsoft Gold Certified Partner Status from the software company. The Gold status is Microsoft?s highest accreditation level that it provides to technology v..."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2014-12-30 16:32
Taggar: forex, gold

TeleTrade to Start Offering Trading on Warsaw Stock Exchange


"By providing access to the biggest stock market in Eastern Europe, Teletrade is aiming to gain credibility in the region, and boost its position among potential clients from Poland who view the WSE fa..."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2014-12-30 16:12
Taggar: forex, market, trading

BP?s Foreign Exchange Trading Desk Could Face FX Probe Investigations


"A Bloomberg report is alleging that some connections between British Petroleum?s trading desk and major banks already involved in the foreign exchange fixing manipulation scandal could drag the firm i..."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2014-12-30 15:18
Taggar: bank, foreign exchange, forex, report, trading

Breaking: Kevin Millien Dismisses Injunction Case Against Boston Technologies


"According to a court hearing transcript, the preliminary injunction request has been denied based on lack of clarity about the ownership of Millien?s stake relating to a share purchase agreement earli..."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2014-12-30 02:01
Taggar: forex, share

Introducing Broker BBFX Fined $25,000 by Overzealous American Watchdog for Non-US Business


"The NFA decided that BBFX failed to implement an adequate customer identification program for foreign clients introduced to brokers outside the US, monitor accounts for suspicious activity, and conduc..."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2014-12-30 00:17
Taggar: brokers, forex

Clearing House Pershing Fined $3 Million by American Regulator for Endangering Client Funds


"FINRA found that from November 2010 to August 2011, Pershing failed to maintain adequate reserves to meet its reserve deposit requirements with deficiencies ranging from approximately $4 million to $2..."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2014-12-29 21:01
Taggar: forex

FXPrimus Continues to Expand Global Reach with New Cyprus License for European Arm


"Before this the broker was already licensed by the authorities of New Zealand, as common with firms focusing on the Asian market, but the new Cyprus arm will allow it to service European clients via M..."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2014-12-29 19:42
Taggar: forex, market

Ukraine Launches Non-Deliverable Futures as IMF Prepares Next Visit


"The Interbank Foreign Currency Exchange has launched non-deliverable futures trading on the Ukrainian Hryvnia to the US dollar, the euro and the Russian ruble allowing implementation of hedging strate..."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2014-12-29 18:56
Taggar: bank, currency, dollar, foreign currency, forex, hedging, rate, trading

Greece Heads to Snap Elections, Euro Zone Risks Rising


"Tired of the Euro Crisis, or thought that it has subsided? Prepare to get more of it – the Greek parliament has failed to elect a new president on the third and final vote, remaining short of 12..."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2014-12-29 15:50
Taggar: forex

DGCX Launches Russian Ruble, Korean Won and South African Rand Futures


"As emerging market currencies continue tanking lower in anticipation of the first Federal reserve rate hikes, the Dubai Gold and Commodities Exchange launches new futures contracts catering to exotics..."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2014-12-29 14:48
Taggar: currencies, forex, fx trade, gold, market, rate

Reviewing Our 2014 Forex Industry Predictions


"The time has come to check how well we predicted the landscape of the forex industry in this year, from a bullish USD and the growing stake of high frequency trading to IPO clutter which still has not..."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2014-12-29 12:01
Taggar: bull, forex, trading

Forex Trading Over the Holidays? Not The Best Idea


"As liquidity dries up and spreads are soaring, even the basic indicators fail to deliver. Ashton Fraser explains why the best thing a trader can do now is to ditch the trading screen and watch some fo..."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2014-12-28 20:22
Taggar: forex, forex trading, indicators, spread, trading

A £130?Million FX Fraud Hits Celebrity UK Investors, Brokers Are Getting Ready for 2015


"Forex Magnates spotlights the passing week's top news from around the world, from Leverate founders' 25% buyback of shares from Saxo Bank to another major broker's final exit from the North American m..."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2014-12-28 18:27
Taggar: bank, brokers, forex, market, rate, share, shares

Japanese Prime Minister Determined to Make Abenomics Work, Approves ¥3.5 Trillion More Stimulus


"The latest round of spending by the Japanese will focus on helping local governments and giving direct purchasing subsidies to households, unlike previous attempts that were criticised as "trickle dow..."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2014-12-28 15:11
Taggar: forex

Citi Exits Retail Banking in Japan but Stays Strong in Commercial Activity


"In selling its Japanese retail banking unit to Sumitomo Mitsui Banking Corporation, Citi followed through on their earlier plans to offload the business and focus their Japanese efforts on commercial..."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2014-12-28 14:30
Taggar: bank, forex

Bitcoin Picks: Start Up Funding and One Poetic Plea


"This week's stories in the cryptocurrency space include a bitcoin exchange announcing free trading, the biggest ever Euro coins' counterfeit, Litecoin's founder twit and a surprising legal line of def..."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2014-12-27 06:16
Taggar: currency, forex, trading

Speaking to the Masses: Merits and Pitfalls of the Big Sponsorship Deals


"Brokers are stealing the limelight with super-star, million-dollar, sponsorship deals as they look for the blessings of marrying football with FX. How can these flashy partnership maximize building on..."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2014-12-26 12:00
Taggar: brokers, dollar, forex

7 Most Annoying Things in the Forex Industry in 2014


"Forex Magnates team list the irritating trends the industry have witnessed this year, from lack of scrutiny by traders to marketing tactics and excessive turnover. What was it that needled you the mos..."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2014-12-25 17:22
Taggar: forex, market

The Russian Federation Council Approves Forex Law


"The law outlining the establishment of regulation in the Russian foreign exchange market has passed another legal phase, to take effect in octobers 2015 as brokers will have to obtain a license by Jan..."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2014-12-25 16:35
Taggar: brokers, foreign exchange, forex, market

eToro and Markets.com End of the Year Updates: New Platforms and Brands Coming


"End of the year updates from eToro and Markets.com point to continued activity from both brokers in 2015 including new trading brands, mobile platforms, social trading offerings, and asset types. Read..."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2014-12-25 12:21
Taggar: brokers, etoro, forex, market, point, trading

The Fine Art of Investing in Fine Art


"Timeless art can make for a refreshing asset to look out for as trading platforms aim to take on auctions and galleries' traditional way of doing business. Do Da Vinci and Munch have a place in your p..."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2014-12-24 20:08
Taggar: forex, trading

JPMorgan Violation of Singapore?s Financial Advisors Act Draws MAS Warning


"The Monetary Authority of Singapore (MAS), the country?s central bank, has issued an order against JPMorgan Chase Bank, N.A, reprimanding them for actions taken without proper FAA representation. Read..."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2014-12-24 19:09
Taggar: bank, financial, forex

Leverate Founders Buy Back 25% of Shares from Saxo Bank


"As Saxo Bank is continuing to commit its resources on its core business, the founders of Leverate have seized the opportunity to buy back the 25% share acquired by the Danish multi-asset broker in Jul..."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2014-12-24 17:24
Taggar: bank, forex, rate, share, shares

From Poignant to Poetic: Forex Magnates? Best Quotes of 2014


"Forex Magnates team looks back into the peculiar, the eloquent or just plain fun tidbits that spiced up our news reports throughout this year. What events have yielded our editors' most precious gems?..."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2014-12-24 14:40
Taggar: forex, report

European Exchange Euronext Cashes in on Festive Trading Session with $19 Bln in Value


"Financial traders welcomed the recent boost in financial markets as they enter the last trading session of the year. With major indices catching onto the Santa-rally-leading European trading venue, Eu..."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2014-12-23 23:35
Taggar: financial, financial trade, forex, market, report, trading

British Bank RBS Issues Year-End FX Probes Update ? Investigations in Full Swing


"The ongoing internal investigations at banking giant RBS are at the mercy of six traders who face disciplinary action according to an annual update by the bank,with three of the traders already suspen..."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2014-12-23 22:25
Taggar: bank, forex

European Regulators Cross Unregulated Binary Options & Forex Providers


"European regulators are issuing updated warning messages as the number of unauthorized binary options and forex providers targeting clients within the Euro Zone has been growing steadily in recent mon..."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2014-12-23 19:10
Taggar: forex

Euro Hits New Lows as Prospects for a Greek Parliamentary Election Rise


"The single European currency is on track to finish the year at its lowest levels since August 2012 as the country?s parliament failed to elect a new president in the second vote on the nomination of S..."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2014-12-23 19:03
Taggar: currency, forex

CySEC Restores the License of Binary Options Brokerage EZTrader


"Binary options broker EZ Trader has just gotten its license back from the Cyprus Securities and Exchange Commission, which highlighted that the company is in full compliance with existing rules and re..."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2014-12-23 18:43
Taggar: forex

Invast Australia Launches Direct Market Access CFDs on IRESSTrader


"The Australian arm of publicly traded Japanese brokerage Invast Securities has announced the launch of a new direct market access CFDs offering delivered through advanced trading platform IRESSTrader..."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2014-12-23 15:44
Taggar: forex, market, trading

cTrader Delves Deeper into Multi-Asset Space as Spotware Systems Adds Stock CFDs


"The latest platform to secure a truly multi-asset solution is cTrader. After the platform’s developer, Spotware Systems, partnered up with GAIN Capital earlier this year to secure liquidity on 1..."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2014-12-23 13:28
Taggar: forex

SafeCharge Acquires Irish Pre-Paid Payment Provider 3V Transaction Services


"The listed company will pay ?14.5 million euros for the acquisition, delivering to its clients a virtual and physical card-issuance platform, while establishing its own Issuing Services division. Read..."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2014-12-23 11:56
Taggar: forex

Texas Court Issues Penalty Against Unregulated Steven Scott for Fraud and Misappropriation


"A US-based unregistered trader has been found guilty of committing fraud and operating an unauthorised pool scheme. Steven Scott was ordered by a court to pay restitution and a monetary penalty to set..."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2014-12-23 02:47
Taggar: forex

CBOE Holdings Enlists Help of FINRA, Brokering New Regulatory Oversight


"One of the largest operators of the US stock options market, CBOE Holdings Inc, will reportedly relinquish its regulatory duties, shifting regulatory duties to the Financial Industry Regulatory Author..."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2014-12-23 00:44
Taggar: financial, forex, market, report

Deutsche Bank Securities Settles $3 million Charges with US Regulator for Several Violations


"CFTC issues financial penalty to Deutsche Bank Securities for breaching a number of guidelines. The CFTC noted that the firm settled charges for violations including improper segregation of client mo..."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2014-12-22 22:32
Taggar: bank, financial, forex

Alpari Bars Canadian Clients, Operations in Canada Ceased


"The light of Alpari?s Canadian business has been effectively extinguished, following their exit out of the country in the face of regulatory headwinds. Read more The post Alpari Bars Canadian Clients..."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2014-12-22 22:04
Taggar: forex

China Extends Aid to Russia Via Currency Swap Amidst Ruble Cataclysm


"It appears that Russia and its rapidly mounting economic quagmire will not be alone in its struggle, following an announcement that China has offered its support to President Vladimir Putin in the for..."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2014-12-22 21:09
Taggar: announcement, currency, forex

UK Sharpens Regulatory Teeth, Augments Legislation Curbing LIBOR Abuse


"The UK?s Chancellor George has confirmed that the British government will initiate an extension of the legislation in place for the regulation of LIBOR, encompassing an additional seven benchmarks to..."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2014-12-22 19:47
Taggar: forex

Belarus Introduces 30% Tax on Bank Card Transactions Buying Foreign Currency


"All clients from Belarus will have to pay a transaction cost of 30% if they are transferring funds from a Belorussian ruble linked credit or debit card to the foreign currency of their trading account..."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2014-12-22 19:12
Taggar: bank, currency, foreign currency, forex, trading

FXOpen Boosts ECN Solution Partnering with Soft-FX for Liquidity Aggregation


"The New Zealand based brokerage is targeting institutional clients, aiming to deliver better execution on its ECN offering by delivering a solution which provides access to more than 20 liquidity prov..."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2014-12-22 13:34
Taggar: forex

The Forex Industry Is Heading to Hong Kong as iFX EXPO ASIA on the Horizon


"The largest financial b2b expo in Asia will be held on January 27-29, in the regional financial hub. Secure your seat and join the industry's leaders for a mix of exhibitions, keynote speeches and top..."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2014-12-22 02:01
Taggar: financial, forex

FX ?Investment Club? JL Trading Disappears along with £130?Million of Clients? Funds


"British police are investigating an alleged fraud over claims about $200 million went missing from an FX investment company as its manager, Joe Lewis, left his office abroad and can no longer be found..."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2014-12-21 18:29
Taggar: forex, investment, trading

Russian Currency Implosion Dominates Financial News, Fintech?s Trading-Startups Space Heating Up


"Forex Magnates spotlights this week's top news from around the world, starting with the massive Ruble liquidity squeeze all the way to the brand new trading innovations from Silicon Valley and beyond..."

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Tidsstämpel: 2014-12-21 13:49
Taggar: currency, financial, financial news, forex, trading

Top ZuluTrade forex signal providers for this week ? (2014-12-15 ? 2014-12-20)


"Greetings fellow zulutraders ! Alan here with the top performing zulutrade forex signal providers for the most recent past trading week. I have this theory that all the traders that reach the top ulti..."

Blog: Alan's Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2014-12-20 21:09
Taggar: forex, forex signal, signal provider, trading, zulutrade

Bitcoin wrap: New Trading Platform in Asia & Possibility of Regulated Bitcoins in Australia


"Participants in the world of Bitcoins saw a spree of positive news supporting the industry. Australian lawmakers were presented with a new report outlining measures that assess the dynamics of Bitcoin..."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2014-12-20 20:58
Taggar: forex, report, trading

Bitcoin Picks: New Trading Platform in Asia & Regulation Steps in Australia


"Participants in the world of Bitcoins saw a spree of positive news supporting the industry. Australian lawmakers were presented with a new report outlining measures that assess the dynamics of Bitcoin..."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2014-12-20 20:58
Taggar: forex, report, trading

Forex Brokers Update ? December 20th, 2014


"While there was no new additions to the list of brokers on EarnForex.com this week, quite a few of the companies’ listings have been updated: FXtradeweb remove..."

Blog: Forex Blog, Forex Trading Information
Tidsstämpel: 2014-12-20 19:14
Taggar: brokers, forex

Foreign Banks to Bolster RMB Interbank Business Under New Simplified Processes


"With competition from Hong Kong, Singapore and London, China steps up its game to enhance trading activity in the Yuan. Government officials approved new reforms to simplify overseas banking firms set..."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2014-12-20 16:41
Taggar: bank, forex, trading

Front to Back Employment Opportunities Rise at London Margin Derivatives Providers


"Financial services providers of margin forex products have taken advantage of the new year, new role, fever in the UK with several providers advertising jobs across the board, away from the normal sal..."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2014-12-20 14:11
Taggar: employment, financial, forex, margin

4X Solutions Proprietor Whileon Chay was Indicted for Defrauding Investors for $5 million


"Investors in the United States were duped for $5 million by Ponzi-scheme scammer Whileon Chay according to a judicial filing by a federal grand jury in Manhattan. The principal of 4X Solutions faces a..."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2014-12-20 01:05
Taggar: forex

Global Markets Trigger Trading Spree at Johannesburg Stock Exchange with Record Daily Volumes


"Traders welcomed the thin-December trading month with an uptake in activity at South Africa?s trading exchange. The JSE reported record trading volumes of $4.6 billion on the 18th of December in its e..."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2014-12-19 23:10
Taggar: forex, market, report, trading

Unregulated Forex Brokers FXN Trade & Net CFD Exposed by UK?s FCA


"A duo of unregulated forex and CFD brokers offering their services within the UK without proper authorization while claiming UK registration has been exposed by the British financial markets regulator..."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2014-12-19 21:42
Taggar: brokers, financial, forex, market

Holidays and Lack of Liquidity Cause Dukascopy to Stop Offering USD/RUB


"Starting on Monday, the brokerage will stop offering trading on the Russian ruble at least until January 12th due to an "unstable price feed" and the high roll-over interest rates on overnight positio..."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2014-12-19 19:48
Taggar: dukascopy, forex, rate, trading

European Regulator Invites for Consultations on MiFID II Implementation


"The European Securities and Markets Authority has announced that it is launching a consultation period on the implementation of Markets in Financial Instruments Directive (MiFID II) and Regulation (Mi..."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2014-12-19 18:43
Taggar: financial, forex, market

CLS Settlement Average Daily Volumes Down 2% in November


"Ongoing volatility has underpinned the foreign exchange market volumes trend with CLS reporting a minor decline in November as year-on-year growth figures remain on track with $5.17 trillion transacte..."

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Tidsstämpel: 2014-12-19 17:29
Taggar: foreign exchange, forex, market, report

Alpari Russia Announces Resumption of USD/RUB Trading


"The Russian ruble is back on the trading board as Alpari Russia and Alpari UK reopen trading after the market volatility has subsided somewhat following aggressive central bank and finance ministry ac..."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2014-12-19 15:16
Taggar: bank, finance, forex, market, trading

Breaking: ayondo Launches Social Trading Campaign with Major German TV Networks


"The company has signed a media partnership deal with SevenVentures, which is behind major German TV channels ProSieben and SAT.1 in order to widely popularize social trading investments in the country..."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2014-12-19 14:42
Taggar: forex, investment, trading

IEX Data Platform Integrates Kx Systems?s kdb+ Software


"Equity trading venue IEX has announced its integration of Kx Systems? database and time-series analytics utilities, utilizing Kx?s kdb+ software for its data platform. Read more The post IEX Data Plat..."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2014-12-19 03:52
Taggar: forex, rate, trading

FINRA Levies Joint $1.5Million Fine against Wells Fargo Affiliates


"The Financial Industry Regulatory Authority (FINRA) has issued a collective fine for two broker-dealers under common control, Wells Fargo Advisors (WFA) and Wells Fargo Advisors Financial Network (WFA..."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2014-12-19 02:02
Taggar: financial, forex

Ruble Desks Closed, Is Russia Headed for a Repeat of 1998?


"In August 1998, as Russia faced a slowing economy that had partially been triggered by the 1997 Asian financial crisis, as well as rising internal budget expenses. The country?s government made the mo..."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2014-12-19 02:01
Taggar: currency, economy, financial, forex

Crowdfunding Slated to Face Regulatory Headwinds?


"Crowdfunding has helped propagate the inception of numerous startups ? however, the popularity of this type of investment has drawn the attention of EU regulators. Read more The post Crowdfunding Sla..."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2014-12-18 20:21
Taggar: forex, investment

AlphaMetrix Settles With CFTC for $5.6 mln, Unlikely to Ever be Paid


"Alphametrix LLC has settled with the U.S. Commodity Futures Trading Commission after the regulator filed a lawsuit against the firm for using client funds to support its ailing finances last year. Rea..."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2014-12-18 19:46
Taggar: finance, forex, trading

GAIN Capital Releases its 2015 Financial Markets Outlook and Predictions, All Hail King Dollar


"With weakness in other parts of the world likely to lead to monetary policy stimulus, potentially including the Eurozone and Japan, GAIN's analysts say the US could be the sole beacon of economic hope..."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2014-12-18 18:57
Taggar: dollar, financial, forex, market

All Hail King Dollar In GAIN Capital?s 2015 Financial Markets Analysis


"With weakness in other parts of the world likely to lead to monetary policy stimulus, potentially including the Eurozone and Japan, GAIN's analysts say the US could be the sole beacon of economic hope..."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2014-12-18 18:57
Taggar: analysis, dollar, financial, forex, market

Alpari UK?s Trading Volumes Wither -13.4% MoM in November


"Alpari UK has reported its monthly trading volumes for the period ending November 2014, which witnessed waning global trading volumes of $191.4 billion, after posting robust October trading volumes of..."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2014-12-18 18:50
Taggar: forex, report, trading

China Keeping an Eye on Ruble, Might be Called Upon to Help Russia Deal with Liquidity Crisis


"The ¥150 billion ($24 billion) swap might not be enough for Russia even if it is used in its entirety considering its current state. It will be used as a way of showing China's growing financial clout..."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2014-12-18 17:25
Taggar: financial, forex

Aite Group Expects Global FX Average Daily Volumes in 2014 to Reach $5.5 Trillion


"In a report titled ?Global FX Market Update 2015: Growth Spurts and Electronification Roadblocks? , the Aite Group lays figures revealing the affects of electronic trading to boost FX industry volumes..."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2014-12-18 16:40
Taggar: forex, fx market, market, report, trading

Putin Says Russian Economy Will Recover in 2 Years (Tops)


"Vladimir Putin has dismissed the Russian ruble weakening as temporary and endorsed the measures taken by the central bank saying that it could have acted earlier and it shouldn?t ?burn? reserves on in..."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2014-12-18 15:55
Taggar: bank, economy, forex

Barclays? Settlement with Authorities on Forex Manipulation Scandal to Exceed £500 Million


"The London based bank?s CEO said to Sky News he is hoping to settle forex manipulation allegations in 2015, reckoning that the half a billion pound set aside for it may be insufficient: ?It will be a..."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2014-12-18 15:31
Taggar: bank, forex, pound

Global Retail Investors Bullish on US Stocks Bearish on Oil, Monex Quarterly Survey Reveals


"The giant Tokyo-based global financial broker has released its quarterly sentiment survey, showing that traders worldwide are more optimistic and expect the US Federal Reserve to raise interest rates..."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2014-12-18 14:41
Taggar: bear, bull, financial, forex, oil, rate

AxiTrader Launches a ?Seed Funding Program? to Set FX Traders on a Professional Trading Career


"Following an initial assessment period, AxiSelect says traders with proven success may be offered funding from AxiCorp to expand their portfolio and further their trading skills or gain an MDA license..."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2014-12-18 12:54
Taggar: forex, fx trade, trading

ICAP Selects First Derivatives? Delta Stream to Provide Data Analytics for All EBS Platforms


"The managed service will be hosted by First Derivatives and following a rapid deployment is expected to be live by Q2 2015. It will be provided under an initial three year managed service contract. R..."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2014-12-18 11:53
Taggar: forex

Markit Releases Third Quarter Operating Figures, Revenues Swell 13.1% YoY


"Global provider of financial information services, Markit Ltd (NASDAQ:MRKT) has released its third quarter operating metrics, highlighting a 13.1% YoY increase in revenues. Read more The post Markit R..."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2014-12-17 23:06
Taggar: financial, forex

Numerix Unveils Consolidated XVA Risk Management & Trading Platform


"Cross-asset analytics provider, Numerix has launched its consolidated XVA risk platform, compatible with front office trading, risk management, and a variety of other utilities across a variety of ass..."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2014-12-17 21:28
Taggar: forex, trading

Tradologic Delivers Binary Options Technical Analysis Partnering with Autochartist


"One of the major companies providing binary options trading technology has partnered with the veteran chart pattern recognition provider Autochartist to deliver a specially designed widget to binary o..."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2014-12-17 20:33
Taggar: analysis, forex, technical analysis, trading

Financial Commission Certifies First Cryptocurrency ECN, IBinex


"Independent third party regulator, the Financial Commission has announced the certification of IBinex?s platform for Cryptocurrency trading, following an earlier bid this past September. Read more The..."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2014-12-17 20:15
Taggar: currency, currency trading, financial, forex, trading

Gibraltar?s FSC Issues Warning against Fraudulent Binary Options Providers


"Gibraltar?s paramount regulator, the Financial Services Commission (FSC) has reiterated it?s warning to public market participants with regards to binary options trading platforms. Read more The post..."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2014-12-17 19:21
Taggar: financial, forex, market, rate, trading

How Low Can It Go?! Already below $60 a Barrel, the Price of Oil Just Keeps Going Down


"As Saudi Arabia continues to play tough by refusing to cut oil production, Russia and Iran find that they are too weak to resist selling at ever lower prices and crude just fell to its lowest point in..."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2014-12-17 18:23
Taggar: forex, oil, point

Ruble Slump Impacts Trading Volumes Report at Alpari Russia


"According to a company announcement, the trading volumes at Alpari Russia have slumped in November by 14.7% to $92.1 billion. This would have marked a substantial monthly decline in a relatively weake..."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2014-12-17 18:14
Taggar: announcement, brokers, forex, report, trading

Ruble Liquidity Dead as Interbank Market Dries, LMAX Next to Suspend Trading


"Trading in the ruble has 'quieted' down a bit today, but liquidity remains a problem as trading of the currency on several major platforms remains suspended or limited today. Read more The post Ruble..."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2014-12-17 17:54
Taggar: bank, currency, forex, market, trading

Russian Finance Ministry Commits $7 bln to Prop up Ruble, FX Market Yawns


"A month after the official abandonment of the trading corridor which was acting as a backstop against excessive moves on the forex market, the Russian central bank is facing an endless volatility conu..."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2014-12-17 16:41
Taggar: bank, finance, forex, forex market, fx market, market, trading

P2P Lending Fire Ignited Following LendingClub IPO as OnDeck and Lendable Raising Funds


"Non-bank lending platform operator, OnDeck, is set to go public today with a greater than $1 billion valuation after shares were priced last night. The deal follows LendingClub's successful IPO last..."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2014-12-17 15:56
Taggar: bank, forex, share, shares

Dubai Commodities Venue Cements Chinese Bond by Adding a Top Ten Futures Firm from China


"The new DGCX broker member, Nanhua Futures with registered capital of ¥510 million, is recognized as one of the top-ten futures companies in China. It is actively involved in both commodity and broke..."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2014-12-17 13:41
Taggar: forex

Total Deposits Reached an All Time High at FXPRIMUS in November but Volumes Dropped 19% MoM


"Total client deposits reached an all time high of $11,475,327 and newly funded accounts came in at 1,315 which represented year over year growth of 101% & 111% respectively for the Mauritius-base..."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2014-12-17 10:36
Taggar: forex

Volumes Rise at DGCX ? FX & Gold Post Strong Gains in November


"UAE's premier financial trading venue, the DGCX has reported strong metrics for the month of November. Volatility in the rupee and metals market drove November figures to increase 19% from 2013 volume..."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2014-12-17 00:54
Taggar: financial, financial trading, forex, gold, market, report, trading

Guaranteed-Returns Fraudster Fined $2.5 Million and Banned by CFTC


"A US fund manager has been charged by the country's financial watchdog for misleading investors. A federal court has ordered Daniel Steele and his firm Champion Management International to pay over $2..."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2014-12-16 22:28
Taggar: financial, forex

BTIG Launches New Electronic FX Platform for ?Low-Touch? Execution- TradeSave FX


"While TradeSave delivers the electronic execution capabilities, BTIG?s "full service FX trading desk" adds agency execution, 24 hours a day, for FX options, emerging market currencies, spot, forwards..."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2014-12-16 21:50
Taggar: currencies, forex, fx trading, market, trading

Ruble Carnage Continues as Brokers Halt Trading, Cut Margin


"Despite customers reporting problems at several brokers, traders on the whole are benefitting from the spike in prices. Some brokers have indicated to Forex Magnates that their clients are overwhelmin..."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2014-12-16 21:29
Taggar: brokers, forex, margin, report, trading

Trading Technologies Expands Its MultiBroker Platform with Addition of Rakuten Securities


"The solution, launched in 2013, has seen considerable traction in Asia over the past year, extending from Singapore?s commodity and energy trading space into the Japanese derivatives trading community..."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2014-12-16 19:19
Taggar: forex, trading

Interactive Brokers To Refund $1.5 million in Fees & Commissions in Australia


"The Australian customers of the company will be reimbursed with the fees and commissions which they paid to the brokerage for retail margin loans during the period between July 2010 and August 2013. R..."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2014-12-16 18:31
Taggar: brokers, forex, margin