MARCH iCAS Newsletter Issue 13/2018


 The agreed measures include:

  1. Binary Options - a prohibition on the marketing, distribution or sale of binary options to retail investors within the EU.
  2. CFDs - Restrictions on the marketing, distribution or sale of CFDs to retail investors, including: leverage limits on opening positions; a marginal close out rule on a per account basis; a negative balance protection on a per account basis; preventing the use of incentives by CFD providers; a firm specific risk warning delivered in a standardised way.
02 April 2018

Publications


SEPTEMBER iCAS Newsletter Issue 33/2018
Following a vote, the industry-led working group on euro risk-free rate has recommended Euro Short Term Rate ("ESTER") as  the new euro...
17 September 2018
SEPTEMBER iCAS Newsletter Issue 32/2018
The Financial Conduct Authority ("FCA") have collaborated with the Chartered Insurance Institute ("CII") to create a re-assessment test of the...
10 September 2018
AUGUST iCAS Newsletter Issue 31/2018
The European Banking Authority ("EBA") launched three public consultations on amendments to the implementing Technical Standards ("ITS") on supervisory reporting...
03 September 2018
AUGUST iCAS Newsletter Issue 30/2018
The European Securities and Markets Authority ("ESMA") has issued a set of draft regulatory and implementing standards ("RTS/ITS") under the...
27 August 2018
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