Russian binary options brokers rules and regulations


On 16 January 2015, the District Court of Rotterdam ruled in favour of Optieclub. The AFM has powers within this mandate to set requirements and use enforcement measures.

The AFM, however, does not have powers to set requirements or use enforcement powers outside this mandate. In particular, the CBb ruled that the AFM does not have the mandate to use its powers with respect to breaches of the WoK. According to the CBb, establishing whether the WoK is breached is the task of the Netherlands Gaming Authority ( Kansspelautoriteit ).