Tag: Interactive Brokers Group Inc (NASDAQ:IBKR)

US retail forex market
October 26, 2017 BY LeapRate Staff

US Retail FX numbers plummet following FXCM market exit

A new report issued by Australia based research house Investment Trends has, not surprisingly, found that the US Retail and margin trading FX sector has taken a big hit in 2017, following the (forced) exit from the market earlier this year of former #1 broker FXCM. FXCM, and its founder and CEO Drew Niv, were banned…

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TradeIt app Interactive Brokers IBKR
June 08, 2017 BY LeapRate Staff

Trading app provider TradeIt connects core products to Interactive Brokers

Trading app provider TradeIt has announced that it has connected its core products - Portfolio View and Trading Ticket - to Interactive Brokers Group Inc (NASDAQ:IBKR), the largest US-based electronic broker by DARTs. Over the past month, TradeIt launched early-access IBKR support on Stockflare and the Trigger Finance app. With the current announcement, TradeIt is extending IBKR…

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US retail forex market
March 07, 2017 BY LeapRate Staff

FXCM enjoys its last month atop US Retail Forex client stats

The CFTC has published US retail forex broker data for the month of January 2017, indicating a slight 1.3% rise in assets held by US retail forex traders to $532 million, up from $523 million in December 2016. Continuing to lead the way in December was FXCM, now a unit of the recently rebranded Global Brokerage Inc…

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February 03, 2017 BY LeapRate Staff

US online retail broker shares hit by commission war

Shares of leading publicly traded US online retail brokers traded down between 2-10% yesterday, including those of Charles Schwab Corp (NYSE:SCHW), E*TRADE Financial Corp (NASDAQ:ETFC), Interactive Brokers Group, Inc. (NASDAQ:IBKR, )and TD Ameritrade Holding Corp. (NYSE: AMTD). Thursday's trading results included: Schwab: -5.3% E*Trade: -8.9%  TD Ameritrade: -9.5% Interactive Brokers: -1.9% The cause? Well it looks…

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