MetaTrader 4

Discover the benefits of trading on MT4 with the leading CFD provider.1

Call +41 (0) 58 810 77 42 to talk about opening a trading account. We’re here from Monday to Friday from 9am to 6pm.

Contact us: +41 (0) 58 810 77 42

Call +41 (0) 58 810 77 42 to talk about opening a trading account. We’re here from Monday to Friday from 9am to 6pm.

Contact us: +41 (0) 58 810 77 42

Why trade on MetaTrader 4 with us?

Support around the clock

Get global access to MT4 platform specialists 24 hours a day

More than just FX

Trade CFDs with MetaTrader 4 to go long or short on thousands of markets

Free MT4 mobile app

Trade wherever, whenever and never miss an opportunity

99%+ server uptime

Giving your algorithms the best conditions to operate in2

High quality, low costs

Maximise your returns with our consistently low spreads – just 0.86 points on average3

Accountable, end-to-end service

Unlike others, we use our own institutional-grade technology for liquidity, pricing and execution

How do I open an MT4 account with IG Bank?

  • I already have MT4
  • I don't have MT4

If you already have an MT4 account, but you’d like to trade with us as your MT4 broker, it’s easy:

  1. Create a live IG Bank account
  2. Log in to My IG, your account hub
  3. Add and fund a live MT4 account
  4. Log into your pre-existing MT4 platform with your IG Bank details, and keep all your chart data and analysis

Or, get a step-by-step breakdown of how to download MT4 in our platform.

  1. Create a live IG Bank account or a demo MT4 account
  2. Log in to My IG, your account hub
  3. Select ‘Add an account’
  4. Click on ‘MetaTrader CFD’
  5. Follow the on-screen prompts

Why trade with MT4?

MT4 is the most popular trading platform in the world, with 14 years’ experience putting millions of traders in touch with opportunity. Here’s why it’s stood the test of time.

Thousands of indicators, countless possibilities

Get an edge with instant access to 18 free add-ons and indicators as part of our MetaTrader 4 package. You can download thousands more inside the MetaTrader 4 platform.

Thousands of indicators, countless possibilities

Get an edge with instant access to 18 free add-ons and indicators as part of our MetaTrader 4 package. You can download thousands more inside the MetaTrader 4 platform.

Automated trading

Build strategies to execute automatically using your algorithms or MT4’s own, called Expert Advisors.

Easy-to-edit charts

Customise and adjust MT4’s powerful charts to suit your trading needs.Customise and adjust MT4’s powerful charts to suit your trading needs.

Smaller minimums

Trade in sizes as small as 0.01 lots, helping you manage the risks of high-volume trading.

Trader-friendly layout

Save time and energy thanks to an intuitive, software-based platform and charts.

Benefits of trading on MetaTrader 4

With IG Bank, you can use the MetaTrader 4 platform to trade CFDs.

  • CFDs enable you to hedge your portfolio
  • Benefit from our minimum spreads

MT4 markets and costs

  • FX
  • Indices
  • Commodities
  • Cryptocurrencies

Get minimum minimum spreads from just 0.6 pips on a host of forex pairs.

FX pair Min. MT4 spread
EUR/USD 0.6
EUR/GBP 0.9
GBP/USD 0.9
USD/JPY 0.7

Trade more 24-hour indices with us than any other provider.

Index Min. MT4 spread
FTSE 100 1.0
Wall Street 1.6
Germany 30 1.0
US 500 0.4

Discover opportunity on 27 commodity markets with no fixed expiries.

Commodity Min. MT4 spread
Spot Gold 0.3
Spot Silver 2
Oil – Brent Crude 2.8
Oil – US Crude 2.8

Take a view on crypto without owning any coins.

Cryptocurrency Min. MT4 spread
Bitcoin USD 36
Ether USD 1.2
Ripple USD 0.36
Litecoin USD 0.4

Award-winning provider

Award-winning provider

Best Finance App
ADVFN International Financial Awards

Best CFD Provider
Online Personal Wealth Provider

Best Multi Platform Provider
ADVFN International Financial Awards

What is MT4?

Learn more about the platform and how to use it.

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Learn about Expert Advisors, which can help you to automate the MT4 platform.

1 Based on revenue excluding FX (published financial statements, June 2020).
2 99.96% core platform uptime: average per month, IG globally (from 1st January 2020 to 16th June 2020).
3 Average spread (between 01:00-22:00 Swiss time Monday to Friday) for the 12 weeks ending 29th May 2020. For our minimum spreads, please see our forex CFD details.