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Might be a stupid question, but I assume trading in binary

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Might be a stupid question, but I assume trading in binary options is legal in the UK?????
Submitted: 8 months ago.
Category: Law
Expert:  PaulB replied 8 months ago.

Hi Gordon

Yep they're completely legal in the UK/EU, they're classed as a gambling product in the UK right now, but that might be subject to change, and they might be reclassed as a financial product instead (which means more protection for traders)

See - https://www.fca.org.uk/news/statements/binary-options--potential-changes-in-regulation-

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Customer: replied 8 months ago.
Great, thanks, ***** ***** my mind at ease.
Expert:  PaulB replied 8 months ago.

No problem

IG is one of the few, perhaps the only regulated ones in the UK (There might be more by now), so feel free to check them out.

http://www.binaryoptions.co.uk/IG

and

http://www.ig.com/uk/binaries-trading

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