Category Archives: Binary News


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Jun 10

Social psychologists highlight manipulative tactics used by online trading firms

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Scientists from the University of Aix-Marseille conducted an interesting study and identified several tactics of manipulation used by sales teams of online trading firms. This study applies to binary option and forex online trading brokers. It based testimony on real … Continue reading


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May 29

Sir Richard Branson joined the fight against binary options frauds

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The City of London Police reported about the growth of binary options fraud in the UK. Looks like binary options scams as investments frauds as well has become a long-lasting trend and criminals started to use more brazen tactics. Many … Continue reading


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May 17

Do British ADR bodies face with binary options complaints?

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It is not a secret that with the growing popularity and demand for binary options increasing the number of binary options speculations and frauds. Governments of many countries have a very definite position on the binary options industry and fight … Continue reading


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Apr 24

Will binary options remain in Quebec?

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A month ago, we published an article about the intention of Quebec’s financial markets regulator (AMF) to ban binary options with duration of less than 30 days to Quebec residents. In this article, we are going to share extra comments on … Continue reading


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Apr 19

CySec Regulation Brought About A New Wave Of Dodgy Brokers Operating From Outside EU

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As the binary options regulation is becoming stricter and stricter, regulated brokers have to comply with the new rules. This actually improves trading experience. However, not all brokers make decisions to comply with the rules. Instead, such conditions create an … Continue reading


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Mar 29

FINRA Drives Attention To Binary Options Follow-Up Frauds

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American largest independent regulator warned investors against a ruthless type of financial fraud – binary options follow-up scam.  The Financial Industry Regulatory Authority (FINRA), the largest independent regulator for all securities firms ‎doing business in the United States, today warned … Continue reading


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Mar 19

Quebec’s binary options ban could be substituted with tough industry regulation

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There has been a surprising announcement from one of Canadian authorities regarding binary options regulation. In particular, binary options are to be allowed in Quebec if traded via regulated firms. This argument was initiated between Investment Industry Association of Canada … Continue reading


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Dec 17

Binary Options Bonuses Are To Be Banned!

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With retail binary options being such a new form of investing, regulations are light across the industry. However, as the trading vehicle and use of it continues to evolve, regulators are starting to crack down on practices that may be … Continue reading