Trade shares & support the Melbourne Football Club

Trade shares from just $8. Access local and international shares all from the one account, using our award-winning online trading platform.

Every trade supports your club

IG will donate 50% of commissions made on trades placed through share trading accounts that are opened through the MFC.1

That means from $4 for each local trade and from $5 for each international trade placed will go straight towards the MFC High Performance program - ensuring support for the whole team and promoting future on-field success!

Why choose IG?

Outstanding rates

With commission from just $8 per trade on Australian shares, we're confident we have some of the lowest fees in Australia.

Low currency conversion

We charge a flat rate of just 0.5% on currency conversions. You can also avoid the cost completely by settling into multi-currency accounts.

Collateral service

Use shareholdings as collateral to cover initial deposits on CFD trades.

Access over 11,000 global shares

Trade over 11,000 international shares on major indices from only US$10 per trade.

Mobile trading

Trade on the go with dedicated apps for all major devices.

24-hour support

Highly trained team available around the clock.

Compare for yourself*

We're confident we have some of the lowest rates in Australia.

Australia's oldest CFD provider is partnered with world’s oldest professional football club

IG is a proud sponsor of Melbourne Football Club. You’ll see our logo on player apparel and coaching staff apparel, including head coach Simon Goodwin. We’ll have a presence at games and across the club’s digital media.
Melbourne Football Club CEO Peter Jackson has said that the partnership is a great fillip for the club, “We are absolutely delighted to have entered into a new partnership with IG – a global, market-leading company.”

Open an account now

1. Apply

We can normally validate your ID instantly and you can be logged in within three minutes.

2. Fund

Deposit funds immediately with your credit/debit card.

3. Trade

Use our tools to spot an opportunity, then place your trade in seconds.

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*All figures highlighted in the comparison table are based off one trade trades of $5,000 in value. *CMC standard rates. FX conversion rates taken from,, and, correct as at 1 September 2017.

1 Commission sharing program is subject to the continuation of IG’s sponsorship agreement with the Melbourne Football Club. The program will end when the agreement between IG and the Melbourne Football Club is terminated.

Help and support

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