Forex

Australia's No.1 FX provider*

Open an account with no minimum balance and you could be trading forex with low spreads on over 80 pairs in moments.

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Powerful platform

 

 

 

 

 

Unique charting packages

 

 

 

 

 

Low spreads

 

Min spread

Average spread**

Spot FX AUD/USD

0.8

1.28

Spot FX USD/JPY

0.8

1.26

Spot FX EUR/USD 0.8 0.94

Spot FX EUR/GBP

1.0

1.62

Spot FX GBP/USD

1.0

1.48

 

Full FX CFD costs

Award-winning platforms

Powerful and clear

Our web-based trading platform offers a fast, accurate trading experience.

  • One-click trading
  • Flexible, customisable layout
  • Advanced, ProRealTime charts
  • Optimised price sourcing
  • Full range of monitoring and risk management tools
  • Clear design and deal ticket

 

 

Other specialist platforms

  • iPhone, Android and Windows mobile apps
  • iPad and Windows tablet apps
  • DMA trading platform, L2 Dealer
  • Integrate your own FIX API

MT4 and IG

  • Ultra-fast forex trading
  • True real-time prices 
  • Build your own algorithms

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Getting an edge with IG

A lot of forex providers offer similar services, but at IG we know it's the details that make the difference.

  • Trade on over 80 currency pairs
  • Trade on a range of mobile devices with our award-winning trading app
  • Trade inside the spread and act as a market maker with Forex Direct, our Direct Market Access (DMA) service.
  • Get exclusive live client sentiment data and market commentary
  • Benefit from Multi-Venue Technology that sources the best FX prices from top global banks and exchanges

24-hour, personal support

At IG we know it's important to be able to speak to people when you need to.

  • When you become a client, our experts will call to help you get started
  • You can get answers to your questions online, over the phone, by email or via live chat with a member of our team
  • Our Helpdesk is available 24 hours a day, Monday to Friday, and from 9am to 5pm (London time) on weekends
  • Premium clients benefit from our quickest response times, with a dedicated personal account manager

Call us free on 1800 601 799 or see other ways to contact us

 

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You can trust us to deliver

We've been a market leader for almost 40 years, so you can rely on us to provide the quality forex service you need.

Secure: as part of IG Group, an established member of the FTSE 250, we are a strong, stable business with a well-capitalised, debt-free balance sheet 

Reliable: our systems have been built to cope with huge amounts of trades – on average over five million transactions globally per month

Transparent: we're regulated by the Australian Securities and Investments Commission (ASIC), and it's our policy to be completely transparent with our pricing and costs

Responsible: we hold retail client funds in segregated accounts across a range of major banks, and never use client money for hedging purposes

**Average spread by trade, February 2014.

* By primary relationships, December 2013 FX Report

2 99.34% of trades executed by IG globally in 0.1 seconds, 12 months to February 2014.

3 99.97% core platform uptime, 12 months to February 2014.