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Financial Spread Betting

London Capital Group (LCG) to leave AIM market

Broker of the month: ETX Capital, read our expert and client reviews here Financial spread-betting broker London Capital Group Holdings (LCG) have announced that they intend to remove their shares from the London Stock Exchange’s […]

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Binary Betting

ESMA threat frightens off investors in financial spread betting shares

Thanks to the European financial regulator’s announcement that it was considering imposing a ban on the sale of binary options, investors have turned away from placing their money into financial spread betting shares. Further restrictions […]

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Financial Spread Betting

Gain Capital criticises European regulatory crackdown

A proposed European crackdown on binary options which includes a leveraging limit on FX and CFD trading has been criticised by a major FX trading company. Gain Capital Holdings Inc, which is based in New […]

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CFD Brokers

CFD broker Plus 500 expands into Singapore market

Plus500 (which does not offer spread betting) has announced a significant expansion in the scope of its global operations. The company, which is listed on AIM and regulated by the FCA, will now be able to […]

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Financial Spread Betting

EU threatens increased regulation for spread betting firms

Following recent concern regarding the rise of spread betting firms, the European Securities & Markets Authority (ESMA) issued an update on Friday announcing that it would be conducting a public consultation to research the risks […]

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Forex

Destek Markets CEO jumps ship to join spread betting broker Capital Index

The CEO of Destek Markets, Matthew Wright, has left the company to take up a role at a rival retail FX broker, Capital Index. Wright joined Destek, a Turkey-based company, less than a year ago, […]

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cryptocurrency

‘Bubble’ warning as Bitcoin surges

Spread betting brokers have been warned of a Bitcoin ‘bubble’, as the value of the virtual cryptocurrency surged past $16,000 in the past week, having recorded 50% growth in the period. The online currency, which […]

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Financial Spread Betting

IG Group sounds caution despite revenue jump

LSE listed spread betting and CFD broker IG Group Holdings PLC warns regulatory changes threaten an uncertain time ahead in 2018, despite a 9% increase in net revenue. The spread-betting broker released the figures as […]

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CFD Brokers

Here’s what a bunch of analysts think the IG share price should be.

Despite posting 9% better net revenue for the same period last year shares in IG Group Holdings have  a consensus rating of ‘Hold’ by the six analysts that are currently covering its stock, according to […]

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CFD Brokers

How do London Capital Group’s earnings measure up in the industry?

By assessing the performance record of London Capital Group, we can reflect on whether or not the company has lived up to expectations. This analysis is based on the spread betting brokers’ recent performance announcement, […]