UK Binary Options Laws

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 […]

24option Opens New Office In London, Makes Its Presence Known Using Taxi Advertising

2015 05 13

In about five years that it has been around, 24option has curved out a place for itself in the cutthroat binary options trading sector through several effective business strategies. At the moment, 24option is launching a London office in an effort to expand its already formidable market base. An ambitious taxi marketing campaign is already […]

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 […]

EZTrader in Sponsorship Deal with Bayer Leverkusen & Feyenoord

2014 09 03

Renowned European regulated binary options broker EZTrader revealed that it has closed two sponsorship partnership agreements with European football clubs Bayer Leverkusen and Feyenoord Rotterdam. In what is perhaps the largest sponsorship agreement deal in the binary options business, European binary broker EZTrader closed two massive deals with the football clubs Bayer Leverkusen and Feyenoord […]

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 […]

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 […]