Established in 1974
Clients across 156 countries
Over 15,000 markets

CFD introduction programme

New clients can trade with reduced risk while learning the basic principles of CFD trading.

Start with lower minimums

Build your confidence by trading CFDs with reduced minimums for six weeks, with reduced commissions on Australian shares.

 

Week

Minimum trade size

Min. online commission (Aus shares)

1-2 50% of normal AU$1
3-4 Normal AU$2
5-6 Normal AU$5

 

For Australian shares you get lower minimum commissions for the first six weeks, and for all markets you can trade with reduced minimum trade sizes for the first two weeks.

Free educational guide

All new clients automatically receive a free educational guide, designed to help you improve your understanding of CFD trading. The guide covers a range of topics, including:

  • The financial markets
  • Leverage and margin
  • Attitude to risk
  • Trading discipline

Free personal platform tour

When you open an account, one of our account managers can call you to talk through the basics of how to use our platform and how to set up and fund your account.

Once you’re set up, our 24-hour client services team* is available to offer ongoing help and support.

Open an account now

There's no minimum balance to open an account, it takes less than five minutes, and there's no obligation to fund or trade.

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*Our helpdesk is open 24-hours Monday to Friday, and 9am-5pm (UK time) on weekends.

Contact us

We're here 24hrs a day from 7pm Saturday to 9am Saturday (AEDT).

1800 601 734

You can also call +61 (3) 9860 1734, email helpdesk.au@ig.com or tweet us at @IGClientHelp