New to trading

We’re invested in your success. So take your trading skills to the next level with our easy-to-use platforms and educational resources.

New to trading

We’re invested in your success. So take your trading skills to the next level with our easy-to-use platforms and educational resources.

Start trading today. Call 1800 601 799 or email newaccounts.au@ig.com. We’re here 24 hours a day, except from 9am to 7pm Saturdays (AEDT).

Contact us: 1800 601 799

Start trading today. Call 1800 601 799 or email newaccounts.au@ig.com. We’re here 24 hours a day, except from 9am to 7pm Saturdays (AEDT).

Contact us: 1800 601 799

Support through your journey

Expert-led learning

Broaden your trading knowledge with live webinars and more on IG Academy

Massive market range

Trade on over 17,000 markets, with more 24-hour indices and out-of-hours US shares than anywhere else

Experienced support

We’re always here to help you achieve your trading goals, right from the moment you join

Easy-to-use platform

A user friendly platform built to your needs, with alerts and tools to improve your performance

Low spreads and margins

Discover how your capital could go further with our competitive rates

Trusted and regulated

We’re authorised and regulated by the Australian Securities and Investment Commission (ASIC), and fully invested in the security of clients funds.

Ways to trade with us

CFD Trading


A flexible way to trade the financial markets, and trade with Australia's No.1 CFD provider1.

Share trading

Trade international shares commission-free*, and Australian shares from $52, using our award-winning platform3.

Try our award winning platform3

Sharpen your skills with IG Academy, then test your trading technique. It only takes a few minutes to open a free IG demo account and you’ll get $20,000 virtual money to practise with.

Learn to trade

IG Academy

Discover the secrets of successful trading, with tips from our pros. Learn at your own pace, for free.

Managing risk

Protect yourself against losses with our risk management tools. Learn how to limit risk and secure yourself against trading debt.

Glossary

Keep on top of trading terminology with our extensive glossary. Find comprehensive definitions and explanations of financial terms.

Guiding your trades

Develop your trading strategy with the help of leading IG and Daily FX analysts.

Follow our three simple steps to make sure you’re ready for the markets

Discover what you need to know about one of the most popular trading styles

Learn about fundamental analysis and how to use it when you trade

Find out how to take advantage of market movements

Learn how to protect your positions by opening new ones

Learn about the risks associated with forex trading, and find out how to manage them

Open an account now

Open an account now

Fast execution on a huge range of markets

Enjoy flexible access to more than 17,000 global markets, with reliable execution

Trade seamlessly, wherever you are

Trade on the move with our natively designed, award-winning trading app

Feel secure with a trusted provider

With 45 years of experience, we’re proud to offer a truly market-leading service

Open an account now

Open an account now

Fast execution on a huge range of markets

Enjoy flexible access to more than 17,000 global markets, with reliable execution

Trade seamlessly, wherever you are

Trade on the move with our natively designed, award-winning trading app

Feel secure with a trusted provider

With 45 years of experience, we’re proud to offer a truly market-leading service

Start trading now

Log in to your account now to access today’s opportunity in a huge range of markets.

Start trading now

Log in to your account now to access today’s opportunity in a huge range of markets.

How we protect your money

When you deposit money into an IG account as a retail client, it’s protected in a number of ways:

  • Your money is held in segregated client accounts at regulated banks
  • We don’t use your money for business activities
  • Your money is ring-fenced from our creditors

An innovative market leader

We’ve been making financial markets accessible for over 45 years. We’re a FTSE 250 member, authorised and regulated by the FCA, with 239,000 clients across the globe.

We believe in building long-term relationships, so our business is built around wanting you to succeed. We take every measure to ensure your funds are secure – and with a market cap of 2.83 billion, we’re not going anywhere.4

An innovative market leader

We’ve been making financial markets accessible for over 45 years. More traders trust us with their money than anyone else, making us Australia's No.1 choice for CFD trading1, We are authorised and regulated by the ASIC, with 239,000 clients across the globe.

We believe in building long-term relationships, so our business is built around wanting you to succeed. We take every measure to ensure your funds are secure – and with a market cap of 2.83 billion, we’re not going anywhere.5

Award-winning provider

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1Number 1 in Australia by primary relationships, CFDs & FX, Investment Trends December 2020 Leveraged Trading Report CFDs & FX, Investment Trends December 2020 Leveraged Trading Report.
2Place three trades in the previous month to qualify.
3Winner of ‘Best Multi-Platform Provider’ at ADVFN International Finance Awards 2019. Winner of ‘Best Trading App’ at the Investors Chronicle,Financial Times Investment and at the Professional Trader Awards 2019.
4Client number and market capitalisation figures correct as of May 2020.
*Other fees and charges may apply.