Indian Regulator Keen to Bolster FX Volumes


After a grim 2013 for the Indian rupee, the country’s financial watchdog has been pressing hard to re-ignite FX trading in the BRICS’ nation. The move comes during the most volatile period, right in the midst of the Indian elections.
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Sneak Peak: Meet Normann, Your Cool Headed Trading Assistant


What if your trading platform could know when you aren’t making rational decisions, and could then use that information to restrict trades from taking place that shouldn’t be made? Meet Normann.
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New Product Review: Strategy Store and its New Look at PAMMs


At the end of last year, Forex Magnates connected with Dmitry Orlov, to learn more about his new venture, Strategy Store. With the product set to launch live soon, today we take a closer look, and review the platform.
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GAIN Capital Acquires Galvan Research as it Aims to Boost CFD Offering


GAIN Capital has announced that it is acquiring Galvan Research, a UK based CFD advisory services firm, for an undisclosed sum. The FCA licensed advisory firm provides clients recommendations trading reports.
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Hundreds of Forex Professionals Meeting Now at Turkey FX Conference in Istanbul


Forex Magnates’ recaps the expected highlights of its event, as the day is set to unfold and bring together foreign exchange professionals from all walks of Turkey’s FX community, as well as international attendees.
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Monex’s 12th Global Retail Investor Survey Reveals Client Sentiment of Stronger USDJPY


A survey from the group’s subsidiaries, TradeStation Securities, and TradeStation Forex, as well as Monex BOOM Securities in Hong Kong, and Monex in Japan, reveal recent sentiment of a sample of its traders.
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Germany Wants Piece of Renminbi Flows


German and Chinese central banking officials sign memorandum of understanding to further develop business relations. Frankfurt eyes greater cooperation to position itself as an offshore trading hub for the yuan.
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Geneva Forex Event and DukascopyTV, Forex Magnates Visits Switzerland’s Financial Hub


Forex Magnates recaps its visit to Dukascopy’s monthly gathering of local business professionals, which took place yesterday, we also looked at its upgraded video production as part of its white label offering.
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Tax-less ETF Trading in Hong Kong to Boost Volumes


Hong Kong’s position as a leading financial services hub strengthens as the government unfolds positive reforms for listed derivatives in the 2014/15 budget, new legislation lays out tax exemption on ETFs.
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Financial Commission Releases Semi-Annual Report on FX, Expansion Eyed in 2014


The Financial Commission, a third-party dispute and resolution entity specializing in forex, has released its semi annual report, highlighted by a growing list of members and expansionary initiatives.
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Digital Currencies

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Startups & New products

LMAX Exchanges Investigates Bitcoin Trading While FXOpen Goes ‘All In’

Stating that they "believe digital currencies are here to stay", LMAX Exchange COO, Scott Moffat provided an update on his firm's interest in bitcoins and...

LTC/USD Technical Analysis – 23rd April 2014

Litecoin has been heading down since the 20th of this month, initiated by some strong bearish candlestick price action, but that might be about to...

LTC/BTC Technical Analysis – 23rd April 2014

Since the Litecoin vs Bitcoin’s highs reached in late March, we’ve seen a huge retrace, with price coming back down to as low as 0.0224....

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Executive Vice President Joseph Wald Leaves GTX, GAIN Capital’s Institutional Division

Brought in only over a year ago to to lead the institutional business of GAIN Capital and "achieve our goal of becoming a market leading...


Kantox Partners with FX Industry Veterans to Form European Advisory Board, CEO Comments

Among recent trends in the foreign exchange payment field, Forex Magnates has witnessed steady growth of new entrants coming to market with alternative transaction services....

Michael Quirk, Ariel, Head of Global Software

Michael Quirk Joins Ariel As Head of Global Software Sales

Michael joins Ariel from X Open Hub where he was Manager of Institutional Sales for over a year. Prior to that, he spent four years...

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IG Markets the Latest Broker to Launch Web TV After Dukascopy and Saxo TV

Former Bloomberg and BBC presenters Jeremy Naylor and Sara Walker, will be the faces behind IG’s newest marketing initiative as it challenges other well known players in the field of broker-run web TV.
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OANDA Launches Retail FX Tools Marketplace, Forex Magnates Reviews

OANDA opens a Marketplace featuring apps, training, and MT4 plugins developed by the broker and its partners to provide its clients with vetted tools and services. Forex Magnates reviewed the new offering.
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