Tag: MiFID2

forex market update
February 27, 2019 BY Valentina Kirilova

2018: Short Cuts make Long Delays

The following article was written by Raphael Ribeaucourt, VP of Institutional FX at Advanced Markets LLC. 2018 was a challenging year for retail FX brokerages with many of them being sold over the counter and others struggling to implement the new rules mandated by regulators. What we can say is that 2018 was first and…

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forex broker life
January 22, 2018 BY LeapRate Staff

Who are the real beneficiaries of MIFID 2?

The following article was written by Bjorn Enqvist, Managing Director at Advanced Markets. I’m sure there aren’t many industry peers who have managed to escape the MIFID 2 avalanche this past year and, perhaps only the frenzy surrounding crypto currencies, ICO and Bitcoin comes close to the boiling hot MIFID 2 topic in 2017. For the…

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spinning penny falling
December 25, 2017 BY LeapRate Staff

MIFID 2: How will the penny fall?

The following article was written by Adinah Brown, content manager at Leverate. The financial industry in Europe will see significant changes under MiFIDII, the second iteration of financial reforms that were originally implemented in 2007. The new directives have the aim of increasing transparency and accountability among financial companies by making requirements for reporting transactions more…

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