Stock Options

The US government is charging three bitcoin companies with fraud

The US Commodity Futures Trading Commission has filed federal civil enforcement lawsuits against three virtual currency operators. The list of …

Fraud

'The biggest scam on Earth' defrauds Canadians looking for investments

A grieving family is warning Canadians about what experts call the largest investment swindle on Earth.<p>Fred and Maria Turbide ran a small but …

ESMA consults on potential CFD and binary options measures to protect retail investors

ESMA consults on potential CFD and binary options measures to protect retail investorsThursday 18 January 2018 07:24The European Securities and …

Retail

EU watchdog eyes crackdown on Bitcoin trading as crytocurrency worries grow

The EU markets watchdog has warned it may limit trading in crytocurrencies such as Bitcoin or Ethereum as part of a wider crackdown to protect amateur investors.<p>Regulators across Europe have been clamping down on so-called contracts for difference (CfD), which allow people to bet on price movements …

Cryptocurrency

Crypto Derivatives Targeted by EU Regulator Weighing Curbs

Europe’s top markets watchdog may curb trading in derivatives in Bitcoin and other cryptocurrencies as part of a broader crackdown on risky financial …

Business

BRIEF-Christopher Dobbin Acquires Additional Stock Options Of Nova Leap Health

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PR: Betex Blockchain P2P Binary Options Platform Raises $1 Mln in the First Round of Pre-Sale

<i>This is a paid press release, which contains forward looking statements, and should be treated as advertising or promotional material. Bitcoin.com</i> …

Bitcoin

How to Become an Expert with Binary Options and Forex Trading

So, you’ve heard about the potentially highly lucrative business opportunity becoming a Forex, or binary options trader can offer you, and you’re …

Trading

FBI raids Tel Aviv offices of binary options platform provider SpotOption

FBI agents, accompanied by Israeli police officers, last week raided the offices of binary options software platform provider SpotOption, in the Tel …

Corruption

UK watchdog warns over illegal binary options

The UK’s financial watchdog has listed almost 100 companies it says may be illegally offering binary options to British consumers in its first move …

Financial Services

Financial watchdog names almost 100 spread betting firms that may be offering illegal services

Britain’s financial watchdog has named almost 100 firms it says may be illegally offering so-called “spread betting” services to consumers.<p>The Financial Conduct Authority (FCA) has published the list online just days after it delivered a stark warning that consumers could be at “serious risk of …

FinTech

F Stock Quote - Ford Motor Co Summary | Investopedia

Options<p>An option is a financial derivative that represents a contract sold by one party to another. The contract offers the buyer the right, but not …

Trading

Last year, Britain generated twice as much energy from wind as coal

Wind Power<p>Within the past six years, British energy generated from coal has dwindled from 40 percent to a minuscule 7 percent. Not only has the …

Renewable Energy

Britons lose millions in online 'get rich quick' schemes

Figures from Action Fraud show the amount lost to "binary options" trading increased from £6,200 in 2012, to £27m in 2017 alone, with the total …

Call for crackdown on £300m binary options scam

The Government was urged last night to help protect thousands of British investors at risk of becoming fraud victims.<p>Binary options trading allows …

Personal Finance (UK)

Netflix CEO Reed Hastings Granted $28.7 Million In 2018 Stock Options

Reed Hastings, Netflix’s chairman and CEO, is set to receive $28.7 million in company stock options for 2018 in addition to an annual salary of …

Entertainment

Netflix grants CEO Reed Hastings $28.7 million in company stock options for 2018

• <b>Netflix will give its CEO Reed Hastings $28.7 million in company stock options for 2018.</b>• <b><br>Hastings received $21 million in stock options from Netflix in 2017.</b>• <b><br>His base annual salary will drop from $850,000 to $700,000.</b>• <b><br>Hastings' net worth is estimated at $2.2 billion.</b><p>Reed Hastings, Netflix’s chairman …

Netflix

Netflix CEO Reed Hastings to receive nearly $30 million in stock options next year

Netflix plans to shower CEO Reed Hastings with even more stock options next year.<p>According to a public filing issued Thursday, Hastings, who co-founded Netflix (NFLX), is due to receive $28.7 million worth of stock options in 2018 on top of his $700,000 base salary.<p>Over the past few years, Hastings …

Business

Netflix gives top executives a big raise, citing the new tax law as the reason

Netflix Inc. NFLX, +3.47% said Thursday that it plans to increase the annual salary for a number of its top executives in 2018.<p>Most notably, Chief …

Ted Sarandos

Tax Law Ushers In Higher Executive Salaries at Netflix

Netflix Inc. said Thursday that it plans to increase the annual salary for a number of its top executives in 2018.<p>Most notably, Chief Content Officer Ted Sarandos will earn a $12 million base salary in 2018, after bringing in a salary of $1 million in the past three years, according to a filing …

Business

Netflix Grants CEO Reed Hastings $28.7 Million in Stock Options for 2018

Reed Hastings, Netflix’s chairman and CEO, is set to receive $28.7 million in company stock options for 2018, in addition to an annual salary of …

Netflix

Netflix gives executives a big raise, cites new tax law

Netflix Inc. NFLX, -0.39% said Thursday that it plans to increase the annual salary for a number of its top executives in 2018. Most notably, Chief …

Ted Sarandos

Is It Only About Taxes? Bitcoin Spreads Explained

<i>Expert Blog is Cointelegraph’s new series of articles by crypto industry leaders. It covers everything from Blockchain technology and</i> …

Trading

This is what bitcoin scammers, trying to defraud you, will say on the phone

Last month, outgoing Israel Securities Authority Chairman Shmuel Hauser warned that cryptocurrency is poised to become the next binary options …

Cryptocurrency

Bitcoin fraud could be the next big thing for swindlers in Israel

The Azrieli Towers standing over Tel Aviv in 2010. (Moshe Shai/Flash90)<p>TEL AVIV (JTA) — Israelis lined up Tuesday afternoon at the newly opened …

Israel

Public cautioned about dealing with these 4 financial entities

Cape Town - The Financial Services Board (FSB) warned the public on Thursday to be careful when dealing with four companies which appear to be …

Business (South Africa)

FSB warns against unauthorised service providers

In a statement, the FSB said people should take caution when dealing with MD Fund, which claimed to participate in forex trading, Stockpair.net which …

News (South Africa)

Dow Jones and Other Major Stock Indices Fall After House Passes GOP Tax Bill

The House passed the Republican tax bill in a 223-207 party line vote on Tuesday, readying the Senate to vote on the final tax bill Tuesday night. …

Finance

Is this the end for binary options, the world's most useless financial product

There are limits to how far regulators are obliged to save individuals from their own stupidity, but binary options are a clear case for intervention<p>The most useless financial product invented this century is probably the binary option. It is a fancy name for the opportunity to guess whether the …

Business

Spread betters' shares dive as EU watchdog unveils trading crackdown

Shares in UK spread betting firms have plunged after the European markets watchdog threatened to block certain corners of the market so that amateur investors don't make risky bets.<p>The European Securities and Markets Authority (Esma) said late on Friday that it was considering banning the sale of …

Markets