Tag: Rakuten

September 20, 2016 BY Mike Fox

Rakuten Securities HK launches new trading platform

Rakuten Securities Hong Kong Limited (Rakuten Securities HK) announced today Rakuten FX, a brand new forex account service for clients to trade through a proprietary trading platform. With the introduction of Rakuten FX, Rakuten is looking to affirm their leading position among online forex brokers in Hong Kong. "After the successful rebranding of Rakuten Securities…

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January 05, 2016 BY Maria Nikolova

FXCM Asia announces special update to Trading Station platform

FXCM Asia Limited, a former subsidiary of FXCM Inc (NYSE:FXCM), has informed its clients that it will be releasing a substantial update to the Trading Station Desktop platform. FXCM Asia, which was acquired by Rakuten Securities, Inc., a subsidiary of Rakuten Inc (TYO:4755), says the update will go live on January 9, 2016. After market…

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December 01, 2015 BY Maria Nikolova

Rakuten Securities to stop offering DailyFX Japan services

Rakuten Securities, the brokerage arm of Rakuten Inc (TYO:4755), which earlier this year took over FXCM Japan, has decided to terminate the offer of DailyFX Japan services to its clients. The service will no longer be available from December 18, 2015. Rakuten reiterates that its clients can make use of other market research & analysis…

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April 06, 2015 BY Maria Nikolova

FXCM Japan to terminate trading with five currency pairs from Apr 10th

FXCM Japan Securities Co., Ltd, which on April 1, 2015, officially shifted from US retail Forex giant FXCM Inc (NYSE:FXCM) to new owner Rakuten Securities, the brokerage subsidiary of Japanese Internet conglomerate Rakuten Inc (TYO:4755), today announced some changes to its trading instruments offering. The list of currency pairs available for trading is set to…

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March 30, 2015 BY Mike Fox

Forex Weekly Look Back: March 23rd – March 29th

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March 25, 2015 BY Maria Nikolova

Rakuten Sec to acquire FXCM Japan for $62 million

FXCM Inc (NYSE:FXCM), a giant in the retail Forex industry, announced today that Rakuten Securities, Inc., a subsidiary of Rakuten Inc (TYO:4755), will acquire its Japanese operations in a deal worth approximately $62 million. The definitive agreement has been reached amid FXCM Holdings, LLC and FXCM Newco, LLC (“FXCM”) and Rakuten. The deal will see…

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