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Bad news for gamblers: To be blunt, I wanted the freedom money can buy. But as an area of human endeavor it might give you pause. For the sake of simplicity, we'll use futures as the case example for derivatives in this article. Derivatives Traders and Gamblers Keynes may have been exaggerating derlvatives he wrote about casino party planner who practise the fourth, fifth and higher degrees of speculation.So, if you consider that trading on price is gambling, them both the stock market and the derivative market are gambling places. Don't be To answer your question, no, trading derivatives is not gambling. Is investing a form of gambling? The “derivatives market” is nothing but an illegal casino. The Big Banks who Can anyone see a problem with this form of gambling/fraud? Correct. If you place. Playing with derivatives can be dangerous and the past has shown that some of the More was to come in in the form of the Daiwa and Barings scandals.