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45 years of trading experience

Founded in 1974, IG has pioneered financial innovation for private individuals around the globe.

Established in 14 countries worldwide

Trade over 16,000 financial markets

Trusted by over 195,000 clients globally

You can contact us on 1800 601 799 or helpdesk.au@ig.com about opening an account. We're here 24hrs a day from 2pm Saturday to 8am Saturday (AEDT).

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Experienced trader?

Tight spreads, fast execution and a team of experts on call around the clock.

New to trading?

Comprehensive education, demo account with AUD$20,000 of virtual funds, and a personal account manager for your first 90 days.

Trade CFDs on over 16,000 markets

Go long or short on FX, commodities, indices, cryptocurrencies and more with CFDs.

Start investing in shares from $8

Buy and sell over 13,000 local and international stocks on IG’s intuitive trading platform.

Low currency conversion

Our conversion cost stands at a flat rate of just 0.5%, and you won’t be charged at all if you choose to settle into multi-currency accounts.

Trading on-the-move

Discover our intuitive, natively-designed mobile and tablet apps, so you can access the markets wherever you are.

Free stock transfers

It won’t cost you a penny to transfer your existing stocks to IG, and you’ll only need to complete a short form to get started.

Collateral service

You can use your shareholdings as collateral to cover initial deposits on your CFD trades.

Award-winning products and platforms

Trade quickly and smoothly, with technology designed to ensure that your trade goes through.

  • Fast, easy-to-use web platform
  • Apps optimised for all devices
  • Advanced platforms and charting – L2 dealer, ProRealTime and MT4
  • Full suite of alerts and risk management tools

Support when you need it

Round-the-clock support

24 hours a day, from 3pm Saturday to 8am Saturday (AEDT).

Interactive education

Become a better trader whatever your level of experience with the courses and webinars on IG Academy, our free online learning hub.

Speak to other traders

Talk strategy with your peers and ask questions to IG staff on IG Community, our online space for trading discussion.

Up-to-the-minute analysis

Inform your decisions with timely dispatches from our large team of global analysts. Stay updated while trading, with in-platform Reuters and Twitter feeds.

Live prices on popular markets

China 300

Easy account opening

You could be set up and trading in three minutes with these simple steps.

Fill in our simple online form

We’ll ask a few questions about your trading experience

Instant online verification

We can usually verify your identity immediately.

Fund your account and trade

Withdraw money easily, whenever you like.

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