May 27, 2018 BY LeapRate Staff

FX Industry Week Review: LMAX institutional crypto exchange, cTrader 3.0 platform rollout, and lots more

What are LMAX Exchange's plans for its new institutional cryptocurrency exchange, LMAX Digital? What's new in version 3.0 of Spotware's popular cTrader platform, released this past week? What do institutional FX broker FIXI's £2.2 million fundraising, and hiring of new executives, say about the company's plans for the future? How much effect did IG Group…

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May 04, 2017 BY Valentina Kirilova

IG Group offers first retail IPO on its Investment Platform

Online trading industry leading broker IG Group Holdings plc (LON:IGG) announced that is offering access to retail IPOs on its Investment Platform for the first time. IG launched the service today, with applications now open for the Global Ports Holding IPO. This latest development of IG’s Investment Platform allows investors to subscribe to upcoming IPOs…

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February 09, 2017 BY Valentina Kirilova

IG launches Snap IPO Grey Market

Online trading industry leading broker IG Group Holdings plc (LON:IGG) today launches a grey market for the Snap IPO. IG offers grey markets in advance of the listings of companies on stock markets in the UK, Europe and the US. It allows traders to speculate on the direction of a share price or market value of…

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December 06, 2016 BY Valentina Kirilova

Ugly day for spread betters, shares plunge more than 30pc after FCA's announcement

Ouch! Financial spread betting companies are getting hammered really hard today after the FCA proposed stricter rules for CFD trading. CFDs, including spread bets and rolling spot foreign exchange products, are agreements between two parties to exchange the difference between the opening price and closing price of a contract. London-listed spread betters plunged by around…

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April 10, 2015 BY Maria Nikolova

IG Group schedules release of Apple Watch app for April 24th

IG Group Holdings plc (LON:IGG), the UK-based expert in online trading, today published an official statement on the upcoming launch of a dedicated Apple Watch application for its clients. LeapRate has already reported on the coming release, offering you a sneak peek into the main features of this solution. Today the company officially announced the…

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April 08, 2015 BY Maria Nikolova

Nadex records 38% YoY increase in trading volumes in Q1'15

We are in the midst of some serious and hectic operating metrics reporting by online trading companies from across the globe, with the North American Derivatives Exchange (Nadex), part of IG Group Holdings plc (LON:IGG), adding to the chorus earlier today. The exchange, which is one of the handful of venues for trading binary options…

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