How to Buy Lloyds Banking Plc stock

A Step-by-Step-Guide on how to buy Lloyds Banking Plc stock (LYG stock)

Buy the stock from Lloyds Banking Group Plc in three easy steps!

Step 1

Create a eToro account

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Use an email address, choose a username, and pick a strong, secure password.

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Step 2

Verification of your account


In order to buy Lloyds Banking Plc stock, you will need to provide your country, date of birth, name and phone number as well as extra support documents verifying your identity.

Those supporting documents are a valid ID, like Passport, Drivers license or National identity card (front + back) and sometimes also Proof of Residence Document like Bank statement, Utility bill(water, electricity, gas, internet, phone), Payroll statement -or- Official salary document from employer, Insurance statement, Residence certificate or Tax document.


The reason for this strict verification is to forbid identity fraud or theft.

Step 3

Begin buying Lloyds Banking Plc stock by depositing EUR or USD


Backing your account with EUR or USD for trading can be done different ways, including domestic wire transfers, SWIFT and SEPA or creditcard.

The variant you select will be based on your preference and location.

After your fiat currency arrives in your account, you will be able to buy stock from Lloyds Banking Group Plc (LYG).

Alongside your account you’ll as well have access to charting tools, 24-hour global client support, leveraged trading and advanced order types.

Kudos! You've successfully bought Lloyds Banking Plc stock (LYG).

That's it!

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