Woodford Equity Income Fund To Relaunch With New Name

Neil Woodford went from being one of the most enviable men in the UK to one of the most hated. He used to have a reputation of being the UK’s best fund manager but things went downhill and now his

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FCA To Make Changes After Woodford Investment Disaster

The Financial Conduct Authority (FCA) which is the UK financial watchdog is considering putting more restrictions on how funds can be invested into companies not listed on stock exchanges. This stems from the recent suspension of the Woodford Equity Income

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Switzerland’s Loss Of EU Access Rights Causes Trading Costs To Increase

Though Switzerland is technically in the European Union (EU), the country is banned from trading many shares in the bloc because of negotiation breakdowns back in July 2019. This has limited traders who want to work with the EU stock

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BCC Say Britain Facing Prolonged Investment Slump

The world economic slowdown and the US-China trade war has resulted in rocky economic weather for the UK. It does not help that the UK is also facing the danger of Brexit amidst political tensions. The result is that the

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ASIC Unveils Ban on Binary Options & Restrictions on CFDs

Many financial experts in the Australian market predicted that this would eventually happen and turns out they were right. The Australian Securities and Investments Commission (ASIC) has unveiled a proposal to place restrictions on both contracts-for-differences (CFDs) and over-the-counter (OTC)

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Germany’s Central Bank Warns Country Is On Tip Of Recession

The world economy is once again feeling the pressure and warning signs are appearing everywhere. The German central bank ‘Bundesbank’ has sent out a cautionary warning in its monthly report stating that the German economy is close to tipping into

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NYSE Trading To Get A Revamp With Project Pillar

The New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) was once one of the biggest and most popular stock exchanges in the United States. The NYSE had some of the biggest listed companies and its trading volumes in the 1990s surpassed all the

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Cboe Market Data Offered At Reduced Prices To Retail Brokers

Retail brokers are always looking for real time data from reputed sources so that they can make better decisions on their investments. Cboe Global Markets has decided to address this demand with its latest product release. The company promises to

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ESMA Stops Renewing Product Intervention Measures

The European Securities and Markets Authority (ESMA) has been clamping down on contracts for difference (CFDs) and other highly leveraged products since August 2018. This was mainly because of the risks that these product and other high-leverage items presented to

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US & Japan Will Cooperate On Derivatives Trading Monitoring

Derivatives trading is a controversial topic right now in a number of countries. While these investments can be pretty profitable, they are also pretty risky and give financial regulators a hard time. Many investors have been exploited by unscrupulous brokers

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