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Markets Sell Buy Change
Australia 200
China 300
Germany 30
Wall Street
Spot Gold
Oil - US Crude

Prices above are subject to our website terms and conditions. Prices are indicative only.

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* 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. Number 1 for FX, December 2014 FX report.

** Source: Based on IG’s China A50 index movement, lowest bid price recorded on 20 Mar 2014 at 6272, and highest ask price at 14,584.1 on 28 April 2015.