Playtech has reported a 54% year-on-year increase in revenue for 2018, though growth for the year was largely down to the acquisition of Italian operator Snaitech, with the solutions giant’s B2B division struggling.
Plus500 has reached a settlement agreement with the Belgium Financial Services and Markets Authority (FSMA) in relation to the public offering of investment instruments, including CFDs, in the country.
IG Group has responded to the introduction of new advertising regulations by the French Autorité des marchés financiers (AMF) regulatory body, saying it does not believe such measures will have a negative impact on business.
Financial trading companies lost almost £2 billion (€2.3 billion/$2.5 billion) yesterday (Tuesday) after the Financial Conduct Authority (FCA) proposed rule changes for firms selling contract for difference (CFD) products to retail customers.
The UK’s Financial Conduct Authority (FCA) has today (Tuesday) proposed a new set of rules for firms selling contract for difference (CFD) products to retail customers in an effort to improve standards across the sector.
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The UK's Financial Conduct Authority will eventually be tasked with regulating binary options once the consultation and interim period are done with. However, the resulting uncertainty as to which regulations binary options fall under as an igaming product will leave the FCA, Gambling Commission and operators unhappy and in limbo.