IG services

We're Australia's No.1 CFD and FX provider*

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

  • Trade CFDs with Australia's No. 1 CFD and FX provider
  • Access award-winning technology and industry innovations 
  • Rest assured with our client money protection policy 
  • Get support from our client service teams 

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Range of markets

You can trade CFDs on over 10,000 markets from all over the world.


Access 600+ Australian shares of which nearly half are shortable, plus more than 6000 shares from all over the world, with margin rates from 5%.

Shares with IG


Trade on over 90 currency pairs using fast, reliable technology. Spreads start from 0.8 pips.

Forex with IG


Take a position on the performance of leading stock indices – including the Australia 200 and Wall Street.

Indices with IG

More choice

You can also use CFDs to access opportunities in a range of other asset classes:



Other markets

Trading products

Open an account with us to access the financial markets.

CFD trading

CFDs can offer advanced traders the potential for direct market access (DMA) and a wider range of platforms.

See why we are Australia's No.1 provider 


Why IG?

With 40 years’ experience we have established ourselves as a global market leader, providing over 125,000 clients1 with outstanding service and technology.

Our charges

Margin rates

About IG

Tools and technology

Take control of your trading with our market-leading suite of platforms and apps.

Trading platforms and devices

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

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.

Tools to shape your strategy

Enhance your analysis and streamline your trading with:

Charting packages

Research tools

Automated trading

Client support

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

24-hour assistance

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

How to get in touch

Skills development

All new clients benefit from our six-week introduction programme.

We also offer a range of free seminars and online tutorials.

Advanced trading

Get increased control and efficiency with our pro-level services.

Direct market access (DMA)

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

Open a demo

Complete our short online form to set up your free demo.

  • Trade CFDs with $20,000 of virtual funds
  • Practise online and on our mobile apps
  • Fine-tune your strategies

Create a demo account

Create an account

It’s free to set up your account and you can be ready to start trading in a matter of minutes.

Create an account

* By primary relationships, Investment Trends June 2014 CFD Report & December 2014 FX Report.

^ Our UK helpdesk is open 9am to 5pm during the weekend (UK time).

1 IG globally, year ending 31 May 2014