Why IG?

By opening an account with IG, you’re putting your trust in an organisation that’s been bringing trading to life since 1974.

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  • 40 years of industry know-how

  • Access to thousands of global markets

  • Expert analysis and insights

  • Award-winning trading tools, backed by powerful technology

  • Low margins and competitive charging

  • Client skills training and ongoing support

Established and secure

We established the world's first financial spread betting company in 1974, and have been a market leader ever since.

IG is part of IG Group Holdings Plc, a member of the FTSE 250 with a market cap of £2.9 billion.3 We are a globally successful business with offices in 17 countries and over 136,000 active clients worldwide, and a net annual trading revenue of £388.4 million.1 

We are committed to protecting your money by segregating 100% of client funds - including net running profits - in trust accounts with Singapore banks licensed by the MAS, to protect those funds.

 

 

Award-winning service

24-hour support

Our helpdesk is available around the clock Monday to Friday, 9am-5pm at the weekend.

Skills development

We have a range of training options, including seminars to suit all levels of experience.

Market insight

We provide up-to-the minute news, data and analysis – everything you need to plan your next trade.

Risk management

Let us help you limit your potential losses with our range of risk management tools and services.

Number one provider

IG is the world's leading CFD provider4 and Singapore's most preferred FX provider5

Market-leading technology

we are committed to providing technology that helps you identify and respond to opportunities more quickly and securely than ever before.

 

 

 

Market-leading technology

As pioneers of financial derivatives trading online, we are committed to providing technology that helps you identify and respond to opportunities more quickly and securely than ever before.

Over 40 years we have won multiple awards in recognition of the security, reliability and speed of our trading technology. Recent accolades in the UK include: Online Personal Wealth Awards 2014 Best Overall Personal Wealth Provider, Shares Awards 2014 Best CFD Provider and MoneyWeek Readers' Choice Awards Best Spread Betting Provider of 2014.

 

 

 

 

Performance

You can rely on the speed and power of our trading platforms and apps, even during periods of intense activity.

We facilitate over a million transactions every month, executing 99.40% of automatic trades in under 0.1 seconds, with a core platform uptime of 99.97%.4

Innovation

We have been changing the face of trading since 1974 and over the last two years have invested £17 million in IT resources. We now have over 300 in-house developers continuously working to deliver such advances and enhancements as:

  • Client activity and sentiment indicators
  • Mobile price alerts
  • Price improvement technology
  • Trading signals
  • Improved auto-filling of stop and limit orders
  • Interactive mobile charts
  • Web API for clients to be able to automate their trading
  • Technical analysis alerts
  • Market screener
  • iOS 7 iPhone and iPad apps
  • Android tablet to accompany our Android phone app

Continuous opportunity

Thousands of markets provide opportunities to trade 24 hours a day.

Popular indices, including FTSE 100 and Wall Street, are available even when the underlying index is closed. You can trade on thousands of shares from the world’s leading stock exchanges. And major, minor and exotic forex pairs are ready to trade at all times.

 

 

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It's free to open an account, takes less than five minutes, and there's no obligation to fund or trade.

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* Largest retail CFD provider by revenue (excluding FX). Source: Published financial statements. As at 31 July 2014.

^ Voted the most preferred forex provider by InvestFair visitors in 2014

1 Net global trading revenue of £388.4 million, IG globally, year ending May 2015

2 136,000 with IG globally, year ending May 2015

3 Part of IG Group Holdings, a member of the FTSE 250 with a market cap of £2.9 billion. (3)/(3) IG Group Holdings Plc, as at May 2015

4 IG globally, 99.97% core platform uptime, average per month, 12 months to July 2015; 99.40% of automatic trades executed by IG globally in 0.1 seconds or less, average per month, 12 months to July 2015.

Contact us

Our office is open 5 days a week Monday to Friday from 9am to 6pm. Support line is available 24hrs a day Monday to Friday.

+65 6390 5118

Visit our storefront office at 9 Battery Road

You can also email us helpdesk@ig.com.sg