CFDs are a leveraged product and can result in losses that exceed deposits. Trading CFDs may not be suitable for everyone, so please ensure you fully understand the risks and take care to manage your exposure.
Established in 1974
Clients across 156 countries
15,000 markets worldwide

Create account

Open a CFD account and start trading instantly on commodities, shares, indices, forex and more.

Why create a trading account?

  • Web-based platform, no downloads required

  • Trade on the move with our free mobile and tablet apps

  • Full access to over 15,000 financial markets

  • Fund your account by bank transfer or debit/credit card

Other ways to apply

Apply by mobile or tablet

If you have downloaded our app for iPad, iPhone, Android
or Windows Phone, you can open an account from the app's sign-in page.

Download the app by searching for 'IG Trading' in your
device's app store.

Corporate account

Find out more about our corporate accounts or contact us by email sales.ae@ig.com or by phone +971 (0)4 5592108.

If you're ready to apply, please complete the below:

eligibility

Requirements checklist

  • You must be over 18
  • You must successfully meet our appropriateness assessment (within the application form) to see if CFD trading is appropriate for you – this is a regulatory requirement
  • We can also open a UAE CFD trading account for people from most countries, but it may be more convenient for you to deal with an office closer to home

Information checklist

  • It’s important to understand the basics of CFD trading
  • Do you understand the risks?

Full terms and agreements

What we ask you

  • We need your name and address to establish your identity – this protects against possible fraud
  • We ask about your financial trading experience to assess CFD trading is appropriate for you – this is a regulatory requirement

Peace of mind

  • We’ll never contact your employer as part of the application
  • Your data is kept securely in line with our privacy policy and the Data Protection Act
  • We’ll never ask for a deposit to open an account

Contact us

Our office is open 5 days a week, Sunday to Thursday from 8am to 7pm. Support line is available 24hrs a day from 12pm Saturday to 2am Saturday (UAE time).

+971 (0) 4 559 2108

You can also email us at: helpdesk.ae@ig.com

 

CFDs are a leveraged product and can result in losses that exceed deposits. Trading CFDs may not be suitable for everyone, so please ensure you fully understand the risks and take care to manage your exposure.