Tower Trading Group Selects OptionsCity for Trading Software and Risk Management Services

OptionsCity Software, a global provider of futures and options trading software, announced today that Tower Trading Group, headquartered in London and supporting over 200 active traders, has selected the Metro platform as its preferred platform for options trading and market-making. In addition, the Tower...

BNP Paribas pays $350 mln to settle New York currency probe

May 24 French bank BNP Paribas on Wednesday agreed to pay $350 million to New York’s banking regulator for allowing more than a dozen traders and salespeople in New York and other key trading hubs to manipulate foreign exchange prices. The fine, imposed by New...

Admiral Markets: Margin Requirements on European Index and Bonds CFDs

Information from Admiral Markets website: Dear Trader, We'd like to inform you that the temporary amendments to trading terms connected to the Italian referendum have been lifted and all instruments are now available for trading, with margin requirements on the DAX30 index CFD brought back to...

CBOE Holdings Reports Fourth-Quarter 2016 Financial Results

For the quarter ended December 31, 2016, the company reported GAAP net income allocated to common stockholders of $44.7 million, or $0.55 per diluted share, compared with $50.2 million, or $0.61 per diluted share, in the fourth quarter of 2015.  On an adjusted basis, net...

Euronext announces volumes for April 2017

Euronext, the leading pan-European exchange in the Eurozone, today announced trading volumes for April 2017. The April 2017 average daily transaction value on the Euronext cash order book stood at €8,458 million up +21.7% compared to April 2016 and up +14.4% from the previous...

Not Playing Games

Hi Everybody, Not sure if you heard yet but apparently the world's greatest toy store may soon be closed for business. Toys R Us is a privately held company so they don't have any stocks. However, they have borrowed money from time to time and now...

Monetary Authority of Singapore and the Polish Financial Supervision Authority Expands Co-operation in FinTech

The Monetary Authority of Singapore (MAS) and the Polish Financial Supervision Authority (KNF) signed a FinTech Co-operation Agreement which lays out a framework for co-operation and referrals between the two regulators. The framework enables both regulators to refer FinTech companies to their counterparts and outlines...

FINRA Sanctions Citigroup Global Markets Inc. $11.5 Million for Displaying Inaccurate Research Ratings

The Financial Industry Regulatory Authority (FINRA) announced today it has fined Citigroup Global Markets Inc. (CGMI) $5.5 million and required the firm to pay at least $6 million in compensation to retail customers for displaying inaccurate research ratings for numerous equity securities during a...

SGX sees 74 Percent Year-on-Year Growth in FX Futures Trading Volumes

SGX has seen strong growth in its FX Futures business over the last 12 months, and we continued to see this momentum through July. The total volume of our FX Futures contracts grew 74% year-on-year (y-o-y) to 759,983 contracts in July, and open interest in...

IQeon pre-ICO Went Down Like a Bomb, Here Are the Reasons Why

IQeon is a gaming ecosystem enabling PvP bets on the results of the games presented on the platform and the games outside the platform. Moreover, this is one of the very few resources existing in the gaming world that allows users monetize their gaming...

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