Setting up your personal CFD account is as easy as 1, 2, 3
Fill in the form
We can normally validate your ID instantly and you can be logged in within minutes
Place your first trade
Use our tools to spot an opportunity, then place your trade
To apply for a corporate or trust account please complete the online application form and provide any required supporting documentation.
Before you apply for a joint account, both parties need to have new, unused personal accounts. If either party does not currently have a personal account you can download the personal account application form and attach it to the same email.
We are the world’s largest CFD provider,1 and Australia’s No.1 CFD and FX provider.2
Part of IG Group Holdings, a member of the FTSE 250 with a market cap of £2.9 billion.3
We have been a market leader since establishing the original IG Group company in 1974.
IG was the first company to launch CFDs in Australia (July 2002).
IG has 1000 staff across 16 offices around the world.
We are authorised and regulated by the Australian Securities and Investments Commission (ASIC), AFSL number 220440.
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If you have downloaded our app for iPad, iPhone, Android or Windows Phone, you can open an account from the app's sign-in page.
Download the app by searching for 'IG Trading' in your device's app store.
1 World's largest retail CFD provider by revenue (excluding FX). Source: Published financial statements. As at September 2015.
2 Number 1 in Australia by primary relationships, Investment Trends June 2015 CFD Report. By primary relationships, November 2015 FX Report.
3 IG Group Holdings Plc, as at May 2015