Tag: Forex broker

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December 19, 2017 BY LeapRate Staff

What’s the Big Deal? A Day in the Life of a Forex Dealer

It’s the world’s biggest market by trading volume, with daily turnover of $5.2 trillion in 2016 - but just how much do you know about the high-stakes world of forex dealing? FXTM’s Ben Lovell-Viggers lifts the lid. Retail traders only account for a very small portion of the total turnover on the FX market, which…

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February 07, 2017 BY admin

FXCM stock tanking, losing 50% day after CFTC ban

Now is a great time to see the aftermath of the damage being brought to FXCM in the wake of the ruling in which the US Commodity Futures Trading Commission (CFTC) banned FXCM Inc (NASDAQ:FXCM) from its home US market, as well as a permanent registration ban for CEO Drew Niv. Today the stock is tanking by…

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March 03, 2016 BY Mike Fox

Forex broker interview with Admiral Markets CEO Alexander Tsikhilov

This week LeapRate discussed the FX brokerage business with Mr. Alexander Tsikhilov, the CEO for over 10 years of Estonian based and globally regulated Admiral Markets. To familiarize yourself with the brokerage the latest info shows that Admiral is operating in 35 countries worldwide through various licenses, has nearly 200 employees globally, around 12,000 active clients (active: at…

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July 14, 2015 BY Mike Fox

Malta updates policies for Forex brokers

The MFSA has just updated its policy on online forex trading service providers, licensed as Category 2 or Category 3 Investment Service Licence holders. Key changes are its threshold in relation to the requirement of a direct qualifying shareholding by a licensed entity and enhanced consumer protection warnings.

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