Binary Options Brokers

OptionRally’s 3-month Suspension Has Been Lifted

2017 10 19

OptionRally Financial Services Ltd., a binary Options broker, had its license suspended in July this year, following a number of internal and external faults, linked to both the company’s and its clients’ funds, and the capital adequacy ratio, making for 3 major strikes. The measure was triggered as a result of violating the Investment Services […]

Banc De Binary Shutting Down

2017 01 12

The unexpected has happened – Banc De Binary has decided to shut down. Steps are already in place to make this a reality, with an official admitting that the company is no longer accepting new customers. Nobody could have seen this coming, and even the officials within the company were just as surprised as the […]

November Witnesses an Increase in Binary Options Trading Volumes in Japan

2016 12 15

In comparison to October of 2016, and a similar financial reporting period the year before, Japan has seen a significant increase in binary options trading volumes this November. This information was revealed in a report released by the Financial Futures Association of Japan (FFAJ), the Japanese financial industry regulator. In November, the industry experienced a […]

Alpari Introduces Its Own Binary Options Trading Application, Alpari Options

2016 09 03

Clients of the binary options and forex trading brand, Alpari, can now trade all kinds of binary options through the company’s own binary options application. The application, which can even handle 30-second options, is called Alpari Options. The software is a mobile application that will work with both Android and iOS mobile operating systems. The […]

ETRADE Acquires OptionsHouse For $725m and Acquires $3.5b in Client Assets In The Process

2016 07 27

E*TRADE Financial Corporation has decided to pay $725m for OptionsHouse in a landmark acquisition deal that will also see it get $3.6 billion in customer assets; $1.4 billion of which will be in form of cash. However, E*TRADE did not buy OptionsHouse directly. The financial company purchased Aperture New Holdings, Inc., OptionsHouse’s holding company. The […]

24Option’s Marketing Budget For 2016 Increases To $1.8 Million

2016 07 19

24Option’s marketing budget for the year has now grown to $1.8 million. Furthermore, the binary options technology firm has once again awarded the marketing deal to Admobsphere, an Italian advertising agency that was established seven years ago, and has been in a marketing partnership with 24Option for quite a while now. The new advertising budget […]

Japan’s Binary Options Market Plateauing

2016 04 15

For those in the know, Mrs Watanabe is not a common housewife name in Japan, but rather a nickname for the discerning Japanese retail trader. It has come to light, through studies, that the average binary options trader in the Land of the Rising Sun is so up-to-the-minute. But it is not just the traders […]

OSC Issues A Warning Against Bloombex Options

2016 03 11

A warning has just been issued against Bloombex Options by Ontario Securities Exchange Commission (OSC), one of Canada’s many regional financial regulators. This has made the broker the latest in a growing list of financial entities that OSC has warned its residents not to get involved with for their own sake. The Canadian provincial financial […]

SpotOption To Launch Spot Paymentech In Q2 of 2016

2016 03 09

It is yet to make a debut, but a number of brands are already anxious to test the new SpotOption payment service. Called Spot Paymentech, this service will allow SpotOption to venture into the payment processing business, and its regulated brands are already very interested. The system, which will be launched during the second quarter […]

FMA Warns Against Banc de Binary After Australia’s ASIC Issues A Similar Warning

2016 01 25

Banc de Binary’s regulatory woes are far from over. After ASIC (Australian Securities and Investments Commission) issued an official warning to Australian citizens over the use of its services many months ago, New Zealand’s FMA (Financial Markets Authority) has joined the Australia financial watchdog in issuing a warning of its own against the popular CySEC-regulated […]