Regulation in the Forex Market

The foreign exchange market is impossible to measure – plain and simple. It is the network of large financial centers located in various countries around the globe and since it is not attached to a single location, forex allows traders to have a freedom of choice. They are able to decide when and where to…

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FXCM Undergoes Changes After Regulatory Clampdown

FXCM, an international foreign exchange dealer providing multiple trading platforms, has unveiled plans to rebrand itself and change its stock ticker. The company is changing its name to Global Brokerage Inc. and will trade under the new ticker symbol “GLBR” by as early as February 27. The name of the brokerage will remain FXCM. Executive…

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Italian Regulator Publishes Notice On Binary Options

Italy’s financial markets regulator, the Commissione Nazionale per le Società a la Borsa, has issued a notice in which it warns investors regarding the dangers associated with trading in binary options, CFDs, and rolling spot forex. Italy’s financial watchdog described such instruments as highly-speculative, risky and complex forms of financial investment, not suitable for most…

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