Tag: Liquid Markets

April 04, 2016 BY Maria Nikolova

Liquidators of defunct FX broker LQD Markets NZ recover only $3,500

There is no happy piece of news for ex-clients of New Zealand Forex broker LQD Markets Limited, which was placed into liquidation shortly after Liquid Markets UK halted its operations following the steep Swiss franc spike on January 15, 2015. The joint liquidators of the New Zealand broker have just published their six-month report – for…

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January 20, 2016 BY Maria Nikolova

UK FSCS says there is prospect of unforeseen investment firm failures

The events from January 15, 2015 keep plaguing the investment landscape, including actions and forecasts of regulatory bodies. The latest example in this respect is provided by the Financial Services Compensation Scheme (FSCS), the UK’s statutory compensation scheme for customers of authorised financial services firms. The failure of several investment firms last year, following “Black…

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February 08, 2015 BY Mike Fox

Forex Weekly Look Back: More details on Alpari and Liquid Markets bankruptcy emerge as FX trading innovation progresses

A look back at the most intriguing and popular Forex industry news stories from the past week at LeapRate. To make sure that you receive timely access to all LeapRate articles sign up to our Daily Forex Industry Newsletter on the right. → Forex Weekly Look Back: Week of February 2nd FXDD | https://www.leaprate.com/yQMZK AxiTrader CEO…

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February 03, 2015 BY Maria Nikolova

FCA reports some client funds missing in Liquid Markets bankruptcy

The Financial Conduct Authority (FCA), the UK watchdog responsible for the supervision of investment companies, earlier today issued its official stance on the situation at Liquid Markets, the broker that stopped operations in the aftermath of Black Thursday. While the bulk of the information that the regulator provides in this FAQ-like announcement may seem trivial…

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