CFDs are complex instruments and come with a high risk of losing money rapidly due to leverage. Please ensure you fully understand the risks involved. CFDs are complex instruments and come with a high risk of losing money rapidly due to leverage. Please ensure you fully understand the risks involved.

Unlock our Pro services

Qualify for an IG Pro Level 1 or Pro Level 2 account and you’ll unlock a range of features, including lower margins and volume based rebates (however certain investor protections are not available).

If you satisfy either of the below criteria, you may be eligible.

Pro Level 2:

  1. You have consistent leverage derivatives trading experience of at least 4 quarters over the last 5 years, AND
  2. You have net assets exceeding A$2.5 million or annual income exceeding A$250,000

Pro Level 1:

  1. You have 4 quarters' leverage derivatives trading experience during which you consistently placed trades of qualifying size* or you have held a professional role for at least 12 months which gave you experience trading derivatives, AND
  2. You have income exceeding A$100,000 or savings and investments exceeding A$500,000, AND
  3. You pass a short knowledge assessment to demonstrate your knowledge and understanding of leveraged products as part of the application process

*'Qualifying size' means opening notional size per trade >$20,000 for equities or >$100,000 for Indices, FX or Commodities; OR Total notional size of all trading (opening & closing) per quarter > $1m for equities or $5m for Indices, FX or Commodities.

Unlock our Pro services

Qualify for an IG Pro Level 1 or Pro Level 2 account and you’ll unlock a range of features, including lower margins and volume based rebates (however certain investor protections are not available).

If you satisfy either of the below criteria, you may be eligible.

Pro Level 2:

  1. You have consistent leverage derivatives trading experience of at least 4 quarters over the last 5 years, AND
  2. You have net assets exceeding A$2.5 million or annual income exceeding A$250,000

Pro Level 1:

  1. You have 4 quarters' leverage derivatives trading experience during which you consistently placed trades of qualifying size* or you have held a professional role for at least 12 months which gave you experience trading derivatives, AND
  2. You have income exceeding A$100,000 or savings and investments exceeding A$500,000, AND
  3. You pass a short knowledge assessment to demonstrate your knowledge and understanding of leveraged products as part of the application process

*'Qualifying size' means opening notional size per trade >$20,000 for equities or >$100,000 for Indices, FX or Commodities; OR Total notional size of all trading (opening & closing) per quarter > $1m for equities or $5m for Indices, FX or Commodities.

CFDs are complex instruments and come with a high risk of losing money rapidly due to leverage. You do not own or have any interest in the underlying asset. You should consider whether you understand how CFDs work, and whether you can afford to take the high risk of losing your money.

Please consider the Margin Trading Product Disclosure Statement (PDS), Risk Disclosure Notice and Target Market Determination before entering into any CFD transaction with us.

The value of shares, ETFs and ETCs bought through an IG share trading account can fall as well as rise, which could mean getting back less than you originally put in. Past performance is no guarantee of future results.

Please ensure you fully understand the risks and take care to manage your exposure.

The information on this website is prepared without considering your objectives, financial situation or needs. Consequently, you should consider the information in light of your objectives, financial situation and needs.

This website is operated by IG Markets Limited and IG Australia Pty Ltd (collectively “IG”). IG Markets Limited is located on Level 15, 55 Collins Street, Melbourne VIC 3000. ABN: 84 099 019 851, Australian Financial Services Licence No. 220440. Derivatives Issuer Licence in New Zealand, FSP No. 18923. IG Australia Pty Ltd is located on Level 15, 55 Collins Street, Melbourne VIC 3000. ABN 93 096 585 410, Australian Financial Services Licence No. 515106. Derivatives Issuer Licence in New Zealand FSP No. 684191, NZBN 9429047618251.

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