It Sure would be nice if US citizens could pick brokers outside of SEC control, across the world. I'm not so glad that I've been 'protected' from to big to fail by Dodd/Frank. Another falsely named 'regulation' (that carries the weight of law).
OANDA acquires TradeStation's forex trading accounts
Online currency broker OANDA announced on Wednesday that the company has acquired all of the foreign exchange trading accounts of IBFX, Inc, also known as TradeStation Forex. IBFX is a unit of TradeStation Group, Inc. The announcement comes as IBFX exits the forex dealer business, with the transfer scheduled to take place on March 4. The financial terms of the deal were not disclosed. "Our shared values on these crucial matters were a key reason for striking this deal, rather than any others we've recently considered," said OANDA President and CEO Ed Eger. "These new clients join a rapidly growing OANDA community ... (full story)