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IG provides optimal protection for all individual client funds, we only use our own money for hedging and we’re an established member of the FTSE 250.

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Trade more than 80 FX pairs
Spreads from 0.8 pips
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Dig deep into forex movements with market insight. Track price correlations, see how IG clients view the FX market and use automated chart pattern analysis.

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Plug your FIX API or Bloomberg terminal into our execution back-end.

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Use market insight to discover opportunities across a wide range of local and international markets including shares, indices, forex and commodities. 

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Trade contracts for difference (CFDs) to benefit from competitive margin rates, tight spreads and low commission on a wide range of local and international markets.

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Transparent and flexible, CFDs are ideal for short-term traders or investors looking to hedge; and you can trade local share CFDs at just 0.2%.

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Find out about upcoming seminars, presented by our market analysts:

23/04/2014 Introduction to CFD trading - Webinar

23/04/2014 Trading strategy and Market update - Johannesburg (Fully booked)

24/04/2014 Trading strategy and Market update - Pretoria

21/05/2014 Trading strategy and Market update - Durban

25/06/2014 Trading strategy and Market update - Cape Town

Market Update

17 Apr | Asia is mixed heading into the Easter break in a relatively quiet session....

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