CYSEC Steps in to put a halt to Questionable Marketing Practices by Forex Brokers

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CYSEC, or the Cyprus Securities and Exchange Commission is responsible for regulating many of the largest Forex brokerage companies in the European Union. In 2016, CYSEC issued several guidelines to the brokers regarding aggressive marketing practices.  It has subsequently issued a clarification to these rules in March of this year. CYSEC has been giving warnings to brokers in violation so far, and as of May 31, 2017 will begin issuing harsh penalties. Specifically, the marketing of bonuses as real cash has been addressed in a…

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4 Tips for Sellers and Advertisers to Ensure Their Advertisements are Fair and Accurate

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The consumer rights do not only apply to the consumers, but also to the sellers and businesses. If you own a business or do advertising, it is important to make sure that your advertising claims are fair, correct, and the truth. You can get into serious trouble with the FTC and other organizations if you are caught providing false or misleading information. Follow the tips below to avoid stepping on a landmine with your advertising campaigns. Ensure that you have enough stock of advertised items…

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