CFDs are a leveraged product and can result in losses that exceed deposits. Please ensure you fully understand how CFDs work and what their risks are, and take care to manage your exposure. CFDs are a leveraged product and can result in losses that exceed deposits. Please ensure you fully understand how CFDs work and what their risks are, and take care to manage your exposure.

Shane Walton

Shane started at IG in July 2019, having spent the previous two years working as a financial copywriter for a boutique firm in Melbourne’s inner suburbs. During that time, he also worked as a freelance finance writer, covering small and micro-cap companies primarily in the resource sector.

Having studied philosophy at university, understanding what influences markets and motivates investors is something that deeply fascinates him. Ultimately, Shane’s diverse professional writing experience coupled with his passion for financial markets allows him to write engaging and informative financial news content.