Startup

What you need to know on crypto-currencies to avoid scams

Crypto-currencies are becoming increasingly popular and since the staggering rise of the Bitcoin, many investors rightfully wonder about the opportunities such an investment can represent. In an era of digitalisation, crypto-currencies attract attention and curiosity from both the average person with an interest in trading and scammers. So what do you need to know in order […]

Technology

Canada — Fraud Prevention Month. Crypto-currencies under scrutiny: red flags alert.

March kicks off the annual fraud prevention campaign in Canada, also referred to as Fraud Prevention Month. In the light of some alarming statistics (in the province of Alberta alone, 44 % of investors lack investing confidence) the campaign aims at informing and protecting investors against scammers, by bringing common red flags to their attention. When it […]

Development

ESMA bans Binary Options, restricts CFDs, while spread betting firms expect revenue growth due to Digital Currency boom

By admin On March 27 2018 the European Securities and Markets Authority (ESMA) announced the official ban of Binary Options to retail investors, while imposing leverage restrictions on the sale of Contract for Differences (CFD), which includes : • a margin close out rule on a per account basis • negative balance protection • a restriction […]