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Posted: October 23, 2018, 10:40 pm

IG introduces new options trading interface on HTML5 trading platform
FinanceFeeds (blog)
Traders are encouraged to provide any feedback – good or bad, which will be send to the options desk. Let's note that the options in questions are not binary options, which have been banned in the European Union, as per the latest ESMA rules. When IG ...

Posted: October 23, 2018, 8:57 am

Canadian regulator BCSC warns against binary options provider Binary Banc & Ten Options
Canadian securities regulator the British Columbia Securities Commission (BCSC) has just announced that it has become aware of a suspicious entity named Binary Banc. Binary Banc claims to provide an online trading platform for binary options.

Posted: October 21, 2018, 9:33 pm

Joining the likes of Madoff, alleged binary options fraudster to get DOJ website
The Times of Israel
Alleged binary options fraudster Lee Elbaz, who is awaiting a trial in Maryland District Court, will receive the notorious distinction of having a Department of Justice website devoted to her case and trial, placing her in a small category that ...

Posted: October 20, 2018, 3:47 pm

European Union: EU Ban Relating To Binary Options Extended
Mondaq News Alerts
On October 1, 2018, following its announcement in August 2018, ESMA published notice of the extension of the prohibition on the marketing, distribution and sale of binary options to retail investors for a further three- month period from October 2, 2018.

Posted: October 18, 2018, 10:21 am

CFTC slams binary options marketers for attempt to extract settlement concessions
FinanceFeeds (blog)
An attempt by binary options marketers to challenge a lawsuit brought by United States Commodity Futures Trading Commission (CFTC) has resulted in a stark reaction by the US regulator. The case targets a number of binary options brokers, as well as ...

Posted: October 8, 2018, 7:00 am

ESMA renews restrictions on CFDs and binary options
The European Securities and Markets Authority (ESMA) has decided to renew intervention measures which restrict the sale of contracts for difference (CFDs) and binary options to retail investors for a further three months. As expected, ESMA announced in ...
France's AMF voices concerns about temporary nature of ESMA's rules for CFD and binary optionsFinanceFeeds (blog)

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Posted: October 3, 2018, 3:33 pm

CFTC and Kevin Scott Antonovich agree to settle binary options fraud charges
FinanceFeeds (blog)
He told pool participants he would be trading binary options on currencies on CFTC-approved Cantor Exchange. But, in fact, Antonovich transferred pool participant funds to three different offshore binary option trading accounts at various unregistered ...

Posted: October 3, 2018, 6:51 am

Notice of ESMA's Product Intervention Renewal Decision in relation to binary options
EU News
On 21 September 2018, the European Securities and Markets Authority (ESMA) adopted a Decision under Article 40 of Regulation (EU) No 600/2014 to prohibit the marketing, distribution or sale of binary options to retail clients. The Decision renews and ...
ESMA publishes notice on renewed and amended binary options banFinanceFeeds (blog)
ESMA Extends Restrictions for Binary OptionsFinance Magnates

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Posted: October 1, 2018, 7:55 am

SEC takes action against binary options marketers
FinanceFeeds (blog)
There are more developments in the US regulatory clampdown on binary options fraud, with the action spreading to marketing companies. Earlier today, the Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) announced it had charged a group of internet marketers ...
SEC Charges Online Marketers for Promoting “Get Rich Quick” Binary Options Trading SchemeBitcoin Exchange Guide
Charges and $4M in fines leveled against rags-to-riches Binary Options con menLeapRate

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Posted: September 27, 2018, 5:40 pm

Yehuda Belsky aka “Jay Bell” faces prison sentence over binary options fraud
FinanceFeeds (blog)
The US authorities continue their clampdown on fraudulent binary options schemes. Earlier today, an indictment was unsealed at the New York Eastern District Court charging Yehuda Belsky, also known as “Jay Bell,” the owner of Brooklyn-based Y Trading, ...
CFTC Says Y Trading Brand Was Binary Options FraudFinance Magnates
CFTC Charges Brooklyn Resident Yehuda L. Belsky With Binary Options Fraud, Violating A Prior CFTC Order And ...Exchange News Direct
New York News: Brooklyn Man, Yehuda Belsky Banned For Life from Commodities Trading, Indicted for Defrauding ...STL.News (blog)

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Posted: September 26, 2018, 4:44 pm