FCA ponders crackdown on "complex" retail derivatives

The UK Financial Conduct Authority (FCA) on Friday proposed new rules that would permanently restrict or ban the use of certain complex derivatives products by retail customers.

  • By Costas Mourselas
  • 07 Dec 2018

The proposed rules follow a temporary crackdown from the European Securities and Markets Authority this year, which restricts the sale of contracts for difference (CFDs) and bans binary options for retail investors. 

Binary options are products that track the price of an ...

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