The Recent Plunge of Silver and Copper Affects Binary Traders

When the price of gold falls, the price of other precious metals like silver and copper usually follow suit. That is what happened this week in the world of trade when the prices of silver and copper fell sharply after the initial plunge of the gold prices. Turmoil in Russia and Ukraine Because of the… Read more »

How Does Gold Fighting A Stronger Dollar Affect A Binary Options Trader

Gold continues on a slow decline as it fights against the rising value of the US dollar. With gold fighting a stronger dollar as of September 11, 2014, speculation continues as to whether this precious metal will hold steady or regain ground. With economic and political issues around the world, gold futures aren’t expected to… Read more »

The impact of news from the Ukraine on Commodities

The crisis in the Ukraine was expected to cause commodities to lower in value and traders to seek out other markets to invest in. When Russia invaded the Crimea region, it raised a lot of turmoil in regards to the Ukraine on commodities across the world since these are International markets. The main concern has… Read more »

Japanese Financial Services Agency and Binary Options

Perhaps one of the most common problems with investing in binary options is that anybody can adopt the name of “trader” and set out to sell commodities. While there are regulations in place and legitimate traders should be registered with Forex, the truth is that most investors never check the background of the traders they’re… Read more »

Another reason one should be buying bitcoins

Chances are you don’t know much about Cyprus except that the country went through a financial crisis in early 2013. What you probably don’t know, however, is that a large number of people survived that crisis by buying bitcoins. It proved to be a great move, since the cost of a single bitcoin was just… Read more »

Crude and Brent Oil tumble

On July 1st, the Crude and Brent oil tumble made headlines in the financial world. Brent oil lost 68 cents on its regular trading price, while Crude oil went down 41 cents. This is one of the biggest tumbles in the history of these trades, so it’s no surprise it has caused concern for the… Read more »

CySEC, Bitcoins and Binary Options

Cyprus Securities and Exchange Commission, known as CySEC, is the agency responsible for the regulation of the financial service industry in the Republic of Cyprus.  Since 2012, CySEC has sought to regulate the binary options industry in Cyprus. Binary options are now classified as “financial instruments that fall within the remit of the Investment Services… Read more »

Pre-IPO King.com and Alibaba

Two major companies recently announced plans to set IPO launch dates, and in response to this news many Binary Options brokers have released plans to provide their investors with opportunities to trade on these events. The two companies that are going public are King.com and Alibaba. King is known for their online and mobile device… Read more »

Emerging Markets and the Binary Options Trader

Turkey’s currency, the lira, has fallen by double digits (13 percent) against the dollar over the past six weeks. It is one of the worst casualties of the selloff in emerging markets. Prices were rising by 7.4 percent in the year to December and the political pressure to keep interest rates low remained constant. The… Read more »