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AMF has blacklisted a number of unauthorized brokers proposing what it calls “atypical investments”, or offering binary options trading.
France regulator AMF is cracking down on crypto scams as it recently blacklists an unathorized firm BitcoinFrance.
Autorité des marchés financiers (AMF) fines two FX brands Pank Trading Capital Inc. and M5 Forex Method Inc. and their owner Patrick Kerkhoven.
In its feedback, the AMF supports targeted changes of certain aspects of MiFID 2 based on five pillars, detailed in this document.
As the local media reports, the financial regulator of France approve the first crypto exchanges under new rules on digital assets.
FCA updates CFDs restrictions in response to ESMA
Jul 03, 2019
Maya Mandzikasvili
The British Financial Conduct Authority announced it will not apply restrictions to CFD-like option providers authorized in the other EEA Member States other than a UK branch or a tied agent. At the same time, France’s financial regulator AMF decided to apply ESMA restrictions on Binary Options and CFDs. 
The French financial regulator Autorité des marchés financiers (AMF) annual report indicates, that AMF permanently bans CFD marketing in summer 2019.
Lawmakers urge for new US crypto tax guidelines
Apr 17, 2019
Maya Mandzikasvili
A bipartisan group of the House of Representatives has addressed the Internal Revenue Service (IRS) with a request for a new US crypto tax guidelines.
France's AMF has required consultations from market experts on its new product intervention measures on CFDs and binary options | AtoZ Markets