CFDs are complex instruments. You can lose your money rapidly due to leverage. Please ensure you understand how this product works and whether you can afford to take the high risk of losing money. CFDs are complex instruments. You can lose your money rapidly due to leverage. Please ensure you understand how this product works and whether you can afford to take the high risk of losing money.

About us

We are a world-leading online trading provider,1 giving you access to opportunities across thousands of financial markets.

Call +44 (20) 7633 5430 or email helpdesk.en@ig.com to talk about opening a trading account. We’re here 24 hours a day, except from 6am to 4pm on Saturday (UTC+8).

Contact us: +44 (20) 7633 5430

What we do

Want to trade financial markets? You’ve come to the right place. We enable thousands of traders to seize their opportunity on indices, forex, shares and more using CFDs.

Why IG?

Trusted and regulated

More traders trust us with their money than anywhere else, making us the world’s No.1 CFD provider1.

As well as placing a premium on the security of client funds , IG International is licensed to conduct investment business and digital asset business by the Bermuda Monetary Authority.

Invested in your success

We want our clients to stay with us. So we’ve built our business around being on your side, and wanting you to trade profitably.

Ahead of the curve

Having started in 1974, we’ve been at the forefront of our industry ever since. Offering award-winning platforms with market-leading services.2

We now serve clients all over the world, from sales offices in 17 countries, based across five continents.

Award-winning trading platforms

Our trading platforms have been recognised time and time again by our industry.

Best Multi Platform
Provider

ADVFN International Financial Awards

Best Finance
App

ADVFN International Financial Awards

Best Trading
App

Professional Trader Awards

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Fast execution on a huge range of markets

Enjoy flexible access to more than 18,000* global markets, with reliable execution

Deal seamlessly, wherever you are

Trade on the move with our natively designed, award-winning trading app

Feel secure with a trusted provider

We have over 45 years of experience offering a truly market-leading service

Open an account now

Open an account now

Fast execution on a huge range of markets

Enjoy flexible access to more than 18,000* global markets, with reliable execution

Deal seamlessly, wherever you are

Trade on the move with our natively designed, award-winning trading app

Feel secure with a trusted provider

We have over 45 years of experience offering a truly market-leading service

Start trading now

Log in to your account now to access today’s opportunity in a huge range of markets.

Start trading now

Log in to your account now to access today’s opportunity in a huge range of markets.

Your money is protected

Deposit funds into an IG account, and it’s safeguarded:

  • Your money is held in segregated accounts at regulated banks
  • We don’t use your money for our own business activity
  • Your money is ring-fenced from our creditors

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Why trade with us?

Best-in-class platforms

Seize your opportunity in seconds on fast, award-winning platforms and apps.2

Massive market range

Deal on over 18,000* markets, including more 24-hour indices than any provider and extended hours trading on US shares you won't find anywhere else.

Sharpen your skills

Train to succeed with seminars and courses for pros and beginners.

Expert support

We're on hand around the clock to help you achieve your trading goals, right from the moment you join.

Put a stop to loss

Negative balance protection3 ensures you can’t lose more than the balance on your account, and our range of stop and limit orders put you in control of your risk.

The best for the best

Trade regularly? Receive even lower prices, through our volume based rebates program

Start trading today

Simple account opening. Easy-to-use platform. First-class customer service. Choose an established world leader in online trading.

Start trading today

Simple account opening. Easy-to-use platform. First-class customer service. Choose an established world leader in online trading.

Start trading today

Simple account opening. Easy-to-use platform. First-class customer service. Choose an established world leader in online trading.

Start trading today

Simple account opening. Easy-to-use platform. First-class customer service. Choose an established world leader in online trading.

Start trading today

Simple account opening. Easy-to-use platform. First-class customer service. Choose an established world leader in online trading.

Start trading today

Simple account opening. Easy-to-use platform. First-class customer service. Choose an established world leader in online trading.

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1 Based on revenue excluding FX (published financial statements, October 2021)
2 Best Finance App, Best Multi-Platform Provider and Best Platform for the Active Trader as awarded at the ADVFN International Financial Awards 2022.
3Negative balance protection applies to trading-related debt only, is not available to professional traders and it can be applied across accounts through set off, (please, see Managing your risk page for further details).