Welcome to your account

As a new IG client, you can log in, fund your account and start trading immediately

Start trading right away, or show tips to seewhat our platform can do.

How to fund your account

To fund your account for the first time, you need to register a card via our web-based platform:

Step 1

Log in to our web-based platform

Step 2

Go to My Account

Step 3

Select Payments and Make a Payment

Subsequent deposits can be made via our web-based platform or mobile app. Payments must be made by you, and not by a third party.

You can fund your account using BPAY, PayPal, debit card, credit card or prepaid card. 

The minimum funding amount is A$450, though there is no obligation to trade. An inactivity fee will only apply if your account is inactive for two years.

See help and support or call client services on 1800 601 734 for more help.

Introduction programme for new clients

Free email guide

When you create an account, we automatically email you a free educational guide, designed to improve your understanding of CFD trading. 

Reduced risk trading

New clients have two weeks to trade with reduced minimum trade sizes on all markets, and reduced commissions on Australian shares for the first six weeks.

Ongoing help and support

Help and support

Instant answers on our products, your account, our platform and more.

Help and support

Market analysis

Our expert market analysis can assist you in developing your trading strategy.

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Sign up for one of our live webinars or on-demand seminars. 

Sign up for a seminar

Client services

Our team of experts is available to assist you with all queries 24 hours a day.

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Open an account now

There's no minimum balance required to open an account and there's no obligation to fund or trade.

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Help and support

Get answers

Or ask about opening an account on 1800 601 799, or +61 (3) 9860 1799, or helpdesk.au@ig.com.

If you're calling from NZ, you can contact us on 0800 442 150

We're here 24hrs a day from 3pm Saturday to 9am Saturday (AEDT).