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.

How do I customise chart styles and colours?

IG Trading platform

To customise chart styles and colours, right-click on an open chart and select ‘customise appearance’. From here you can choose the following chart views, as well as customise colours and line thickness:
 
  • Candlestick
  • Line
  • Open-high-low-close 
  • Mountain 
You can also edit what information is shown on the chart by right-clicking and selecting ‘show’. From here you can choose to edit the following settings: 
 
  • HLOC data
  • Drawings
  • Indicators
  • Open positions
  • Working orders 
  • Timeline
  • Price changes
  • Price line


Old platform 

To change chart and cursor styles, click the cog in the top right-hand corner of a chart. This will bring up the settings.