Costs and margins
Designed around you and your trading
Every trader is different. Our flexible design allows you to move windows around to suit your needs, tab windows on and off, save layouts and edit columns.
Advanced traders can also choose to add DMA prices (CFD only), advanced charts, trailing stops, buffer limits and multiple deal tickets.
Clear design with easy-to-use deal ticket
Switch between pairs view, small or large lists
Deal straight from charts
Our range of features mean you don’t have to watch your screen all day.
‘Tear off’ prices, tickets and charts to view even when you close down the main platform.
Explore what we offer and search the markets.
Our simple-to-use market finder allows you to search quickly for the asset you’re interested in, or browse through our full range.
Manually set up lists and groups of markets or view pre-loaded watchlists for easy access.
Choose from popular markets, UK banks, UK mining, UK retail, five-minute binaries or recently traded items, as well as creating your own lists.
IG Charts is our free, fast and essential charting package that provides a wide range of technical indicators, direct dealing from your charts and more.
Live streaming news, fully integrated into the platform. Get newsflashes and stories on international shares with no delay. Client only.
Our recommended browser is Google Chrome. This offers the best performance and stability with our platform and charts. You can download Google Chrome for free.
Over 99% of deals completed in 0.1 seconds or less*
Our browser-based platform supports Google Chrome, Mozilla Firefox, Internet Explorer 8, 9, 10 and 11 (although we recommend you upgrade to version 11) and Safari (Mac only).
Innovation comes as standard at IG – since 1974 we’ve been enhancing and developing our technology; we launched the UK’s first online financial spread betting platform in 1998 and were the first to offer spread betting on an iPhone in 2008.
Recent innovations include:
Our platform is clear and easy to use, but elements are advanced and detailed. You can learn more about the platform and get answers to your questions in several ways:
1 99.18% of trades executed in 0.1 seconds: average per month, IG globally (12 months to June 2014).
2 £30 monthly fee applies to ProRealTime access unless at least four trades are transacted in a given month. Terms apply.