Any business or platform that is designated to offer certain services has to be approved. Firms offering a contract for differences are no different. For a CFD firm to be granted such authority, then it must fulfill all the required obligations.
A CFD firm should also present all the information called for so that the authority that is approving it can verify that it has all the necessary requirements for it to operate.
The registering authority can look at various factors before approving certain CFD firm operations. The authority achieves this by asking relevant questions and answers relating to the CFD firms so that they can gather the information that will help either approve these platforms to operate or deny their requests.
Given that products such as CFDs are complex to deal with, some practices need to be observed so that this market operates efficiently.