Monthly Archives: June 2016

Brexit Vote A New Challenge For Binary Options Firms

2016 06 29

Now that Britain has voted to exit the European Union, CySEC-regulated binary options companies may be facing a fresh set of challenges. Before Britain overwhelmingly chose to set itself apart from the rest of Europe, binary options companies could count on European Union’s universal regulatory framework to grant them operational mandate within the entire region. […]

AMF Warns Against 16 Binary Options Sites

2016 06 22

The French financial regulator, AMF (Autorité des Marchés Financiers), is at it again. The watchdog has now added 16 more binary options companies to its warning list. The 16 websites are: abroption.com, ibl-markets.com, allianz-brokers.com, microption.com, banque-investissement.com, solution-capital.com, barclaystraders.com, stock-binary.com, connecting-trade.com, collinsgestion.com, switzerland-capital.com, f-generalsecurities.com, mytradeoption.com, finpari.com, gointrading.com, and swisspartners-ag.com. Warning Not Unusual For The French Regulator […]

SpotOption Opens A London Office

2016 06 15

In order to better meet the needs of its European clients, SpotOption has now set up an office in London. In fact, this is the third global physical location the broker has established its agenda to cement its status as one of the top binary options platform providers in the world. Not too long ago, […]

Currency Mountain Holdings Trying To Acquire IronFX Through Nukkleus, Its Subsidiary

2016 06 10

Currency Mountain Holdings now controls over 80 percent of Nukkleus, a company that will be used to control several retail forex brands on its behalf. In fact, Nukkleus is in the process of acquiring IronFX Australia as part of a broader strategy to control more forex brands. Emil Assentato, who controls 80 percent of Currency […]

CySEC Links 63 Regulated Firms To The Panama Papers Scandal

2016 06 08

After leaked documents from the giant off-shore law firm, Mossack Fonseca, showed large-scale tax evasion and money laundering among firms and individuals in the EU, CySEC has stepped in to reveal Cyprus-regulated brokers with links to the now infamous law firm. The Cypriot regulator has reported that 63 regulated companies have a connection to Mossack […]

CySEC Issues A Tender To Hire A Media Relations Firm

2016 06 02

The outspoken Cypriot financial regulator, CySEC (Cyprus Securities Exchange Commission), is having serious publicity challenges; so much so that it is seeking to hire a professional to help it manage its dented public image. A public tender for the contract has already been issued. The communications and media relations firm that will be lucky enough […]