Platform demos

Explore our award-winning trading platform
right now with our free demo account*

Trade CFDs with one risk-free demo account

  • Practise trading with 20,000 CHF virtual funds

  • Use your demo account on our free mobile and tablet apps

  • View charts, live prices and more

  • Navigate quickly between charts, news and deal tickets

  • Tailor the interface to suit your dealing style

  • Trade with confidence, 24 hours a day

* Important points

The demo account is a tool enabling you to practise using the IG platform in a risk-free environment. While much of the functionality of the live platform features in the demo account, there are key differences to be aware of, including (but not limited to):

  • Trades made through the demo account will not be subject to slippage, interest and dividend adjustments, or out of hours price movements
  • Trades may be rejected if you have insufficient funds to open them, but, unlike on a live account, will never be rejected on the grounds of size or price
  • You will not be charged for chart packages on a demo account
  • Trades will not be closed if you have insufficient funds to cover margin and running losses, which can happen on a live account

This is by no means an exhaustive list, and therefore before opening a live account we recommend you read the information available on our website as well as the Customer Agreement to ensure that you are aware of the features of a live account.

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