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Bestocopy – Warning alert form the Italian regulator


The Italian financial regulator CONSOB just issued a warning against binary option trading signal provider Bestocopy. In an official statement released two days ago on the CONSOB website, the regulator informed European investors that Bestocopy is not authorised to operate in Italy. The binary trading social platform was even added to the warning list of the regulator that includes all ... Read More »

CySEC warns CIF binary option brokers operating in Europe


In a newly published press report, the Cyprus regulator just got tougher on binary option brokers that operate in other European countries with a CIF trading license but without the necessary authorizations. As you may now know, the CySEC is the only European financial regulator that considers binary options as a proper financial instrument. Binary option brokers are thus almost ... Read More »

New AMF binary options broker black list – November 2015


The famous French financial regulator AMF (Autoritée des Marchés Financiers) just updated its popular binary options broker black list for November 2015. The new black list for November includes 11 new names that don’t have the necessary authorizations to operate in France. The black list identifies and warns against all the online trading websites that are offering their services to ... Read More »

Italian CONSOB warns against Byrix and HighfrequencyTrade


The Italian financial regulator just released a new blacklist of all the binary option brokers that are not authorized to operate in Italy. While the French AMF (Autorité des Marchés Financiers) has become famous among binary option traders for its widely followed binary option broker blacklist that the regulator updates almost every quarter, the Italian CONSOB is now following into ... Read More »

CySEC facilitates binary option complaints for investors


The Cypriot financial regulator just published an official note on its website to help investor that might have faced a problem with a Cyprus regulated broker and that would like to draft an official complaint against the related company. In its note, the CySEC (Cyprus Securities and Exchange Commission) brought a clarification to investors announcing that any complaint against a ... Read More »

Most common binary option scam complaints


As you know, and as we often repeat it you on the website, there are lots of online trading scams that try to make a profit out of people that are new to the trading world and that don’t pay attention to the key aspects of their broker. The binary options universe is not exempt from these scams. It is ... Read More »

Option500 and EveryOption on CySEC warning list


The Cyprus regulator just released to new alerts concerning Option500 and EveryOption. Both brokers are not authorized to offer their binary options trading services in Europe since they have not receive the official CIF (Cyprus Investment Firm) license from the CySEC. After tough criticism from other European regulators over the lack of discipline of many CySEC regulated binary options brokers, ... Read More »

Belgian regulator adds binary brokers to its warning list


The Financial Services and Markets Authority (FSMA), which is the main Belgian financial watchdog, just published an updated broker blacklist including 19 new brands. The new mentioned brokers are not authorized to offer their trading services in Belgium since they didn’t published a prospectus approved by the FSMA, as is required before any public offering of investment instruments in Belgium. ... Read More »

The AMF shortens its binary options blacklist – September


As you may already know, French regulator AMF (Autorité des Marchés Fiannciers) is one of the most active institutions in the fight against online trading scams. The French regulator has been publishing an updated binary options broker blacklist for many years and regularly warns investors about the threats of trading with non-regulated broker. Most of the brokers included on the ... Read More »

Bloombex is another binary options scam – CySec Alert


Binary options broker Bloombex, that operates through the url, presents itself like the leader in binary options trading for European investors. Don’t be fooled, it is just another binary options scam! We highly recommend you to avoid this broker as many clients sent official complaints to the Cypriot financial regulator. The Cysec issued an official warning against the broker ... Read More »