UK Binary Options

The GBP May Be Headed To New Lows Since The Brexit Vote

2016 08 19

After the Brexit vote, the GBP plummeted in value as the market took into consideration the negative impact the decision by Britain to leave the EU would have on Britain’s economy. But long after the vote, the currency may not be out of the woods yet. There are signs that the sterling may be headed […]

UK’s FCA Warns Against Limited Binary, A Fraudulent Binary Options Broker

2016 07 14

Today, the FCA (Financial Conduct Authority) warned that Limited Binary has been offering its services in the UK without regulatory approval. The warning also alleges that the binary options broker has been claiming to have FCA’s authorization while offering its services within the country, which is untrue. The broker implies that it has the legal […]

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. […]

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, […]

Andrew Bailey To Serve As New FCA CEO From July 2016

2016 01 27

Andrew Bailey has been elected as the permanent Chief Executive Officer of the FCA (Financial Services Authority), UK’s top financial regulator, by Her Majesty’s Treasury. The position fell vacant in July 2015 after Martin Wheatley stepped down from the role. Since then, it was held by Tracey McDermott on an interim basis beginning from September […]

UK FCA Warns Against Fraudulent Binary Options Broker MayFair23

2014 11 28

The United Kingdom’s financial regulator the Financial Conduct Authority has warned against the binary options broker MayFair23. According to the FCA, MayFair23 is a fraudulent and cam binary options broker. The UK FCA advised traders yesterday to stay away from the binary options broker MayFair23. The FCA revealed that the broker is not licensed in […]

UK to Implement New Binary Options Regulations in 2015

2014 10 06

United Kingdom politicians explained that in early 2015 they would launch a consultation process that would look into implementing new binary options laws and regulations in the country. In January 2015 UK politicians and financial regulators intend to launch a new consultation process that will have the goal to implement new binary options regulations. While […]

Alpari Shuts Down UK Binary Options Division

2014 02 06

Renowned forex and binary options broker Alpari revealed that it decided to shut down its United Kingdom binary options division. The company’s UK division will cease offering binary options services to UK clients beginning February 10th. In what is a highly unexpected turn, binary options and forex broker Alpari announced that it would leave the […]

Binary Broker BetOnMarkets Becomes Binary.com

2013 09 26

Renowned financial trading company BetOnMarkets announced recently that it would become Binary.com. The rebranding was conducted in order for the company to be able to reflect the new kinds of services it offers. The rebranding from BetOnMarkets to Binary.com came with a lot of surprises. This is because the company decided to go a major […]

FSA Disbanded by United Kingdom Government

2013 04 10

The government of the United Kingdom revealed that it decided to disband the country’s famed Financial Services Authority. For more than 10 years now the FSA was the country’s primary regulator of financial trading. The United Kingdom government decided to abolish the country’s Financial Services Authority due to the fact that the FSA was known […]