New brokers on the AMF blacklist

The Autorité des Marchés Financiers (AMF) is a French public body whose mission is to monitor the financial markets. In particular, this regulator ensures that this sector is well supervised and that operators comply with the regulations in force, thus contributing to the protection of consumers and users of financial products and services. In this context, the AMF has set up a black list of brokers to avoid, which is regularly updated. A few new operators have recently joined this list..

The AMF warns against 11 new brokers who are unreliable or unreliable

amfThe AMF’s blacklist is simply unavoidable for people who want to enter the world of online stock markets. This list allows all traders to stay informed of scams on the French market. The list at the end of November 2015 then replaces the list from September. There are 11 trading platforms that are not properly regulated and should be avoided. These operators offer their services to French traders, but have used fraudulent practices to attract their customers. These clients did not fail to inform the AMF of their difficulties.

Here is the list of these unreliable online brokers who do not have a license to operate in France:

  • www.bankofinvest.com;
  • www.groupebinary.com ;
  • www.bloomex-options.com ;
  • www.igm-financial.com ;
  • www.londonbrokersoptions.com;
  • www.inglobalmarkets.com ;
  • www.privat-epargne.com ;
  • www.superoptions.com ;
  • www.success-bank.com ;
  • www.tradarea.com ;
  • www.tx-markets.com.

It should be noted that the AMF is a public but independent body that is financially autonomous. This regulator works to protect investors’ savings, inform them and ensure that the market for financial instruments functions properly. The AMF then helps to regulate these markets at French and European level. As a reminder, our site highlights brokers regulated by the AMF such as Options Click.