IG services

For more than 40 years we've led the way in making
financial markets more accessible for traders

Create account

Why join IG?

  • We're the world's and Australia's No. 1 CFD provider1

  • We’re part of IG Group Holdings Plc with a market capitalisation of over £2.5bn2

  • Client funds are held in segregated bank accounts

  • Access award-winning technology and get the best innovations first

  • We've been an established global market leader for over 40 years

  • Get 24-hour support from our friendly, knowledgeable client services team

  • CFDs

    Get direct market access (DMA) and a wider range of platforms.

  • Corporate account

    A complete trading solution for corporate and institutional clients.

  • Premium account

    Free services and reduced charges for our most valued clients.

More than 10,000 global markets

Trade CFDs on over 10,000 global markets.

  • Indices

    FTSE 100, Wall Street and more

  • Shares

    8000+ shares, margins from 5%

  • Forex

    90+ pairs, spreads from 0.8 points

Open an account now

There's no minimum balance to open an account, it takes less than five minutes, and there's no obligation to fund or trade.

Create account

Or try our platform first with a free demo account

Dealing platforms and devices

Whatever your level of expertise, however you like to trade, we have a solution for you in our range of platforms

Tools to shape your strategy

Enhance your analysis and streamline your dealing with:

Charting packages

Research tools

Automated trading

Skills development

All new clients benefit from our six-week introduction programme

We also offer a range of free seminars and online tutorials

Execution you can rely on

Get the speed and stability you need plus price improvement technology

Protect your profits and limit your losses with our risk management tools

Advanced trading services

Get increased control and efficiency with our pro-level services

Shares DMA

Forex Direct

ProRealTime charts

MetaTrader 4

You can also integrate your own front-end solutions with our pricing and execution technology.

Terminals and APIs

And you can trade them all through our corporate CFD account

Dedicated client support

Trade with the confidence of knowing we’re here to help you succeed.

You can speak to our experts at any time Monday-Friday, with support also available at the weekend.

How to get in touch

You might be interested in...

  • Execution and pricing

    Get fast, reliable execution and the best available prices.

  • DMA trading

    Direct access to shares and FX markets with our DMA platform.

  • Charts

    We've got the right charts for every trader, in every situation.

1 World's largest retail CFD provider by revenue (excluding FX). Source: Published financial statements. As at September 2015. Number 1 in Australia by primary relationships, Investment Trends June 2015 CFD Report.

2 IG Group Holdings Plc is a member of the FTSE 250 with a market cap of £2.5 billion (Jan 2015). We are a globally successful business with offices in 16 countries and over 136,000 active clients worldwide, and a net annual trading revenue of £388.4 million (May 2015).

Contact us

We're here 24hrs a day Monday to Friday.

1800 601 734

You can also call +61 (3) 9860 1734, email helpdesk.au@ig.com or tweet us at @IGHelpAU