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I recommend using it though, being protected by a password only is deficient by today's standards no matter how complex it is. 

The FCA has regulations on banks' use of MFA, but I think they should extend it to brokers and dealing platforms too.

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On 03/03/2020 at 11:57, quickpenguin said:

Please consider supporting one of the existing 2FA apps, or do it via a push notification to the  main IG app.

Thanks so much!


On 03/03/2020 at 19:18, dmedin said:

I recommend using it though, being protected by a password only is deficient by today's standards no matter how complex it is. 

The FCA has regulations on banks' use of MFA, but I think they should extend it to brokers and dealing platforms too.


On 22/08/2021 at 23:30, Rhoml said:

Agree; this is by far the worst implementation of MFA I've seen. 


On 17/09/2021 at 09:44, Cramman said:

I signed up to IG this week and agree, the implementation of 2FA is amazingly bad. Having to add your generated code to the password is silly. 

Hi Community members,

We will be hosting a IG Client Feedback Session - Multi-Factor Authentication. Please see below for more details.


All the best - MongiIG

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