and CFD-like options sold to retail clients, firms will be required to:
The Financial Conduct Authority (FCA) said it will make the European Securities and Market Authority's (ESMA) temporary restrictions on CFDs
permanent following evidence that the highrisk product had been "aggressively marketed" to the public.
are a type of derivative product that see investors speculate on whether the movement of the stock will fall below or rise above the respective bid and offer prices quoted by the spread-betting firm.
This is especially true when it comes to CFDs
trading." Developed by a team of finance and technology experts, the platform contains all frequently used features, which are easily accessible via hot keys on its interface.
Binary options, CFDs
and the like are financial products that give an investor exposure to price movements in securities without actually owning the underlying assets such as a currency, commodity or stock.
European Securities and Markets Authority (ESMA)'s product intervention measures will be applied to the provision of CFDs
including rolling spot forex and financial spread bets, and binary options to retail clients.
That is on top of "flawed" due diligence processes when taking on new distributors of CFDs
As of December 23rd 2017, CFDs
on cryptocurrencies (BTCUSD and ETHUSD) is available for trading 24/7.
are used by traders and investors for a number of reasons, notably for hedging and speculative purposes.
When buying a CFD
, the trader is actually speculating on price movements in the underlying asset.
The FXTM brand provides international brokerage services and gives access to the global currency markets, offering trading in forex, precious metals, Share CFDs
, ETF CFDs
on Commodity Futures.