Bonds trading

Take advantage of the inverse relationship between long-term interest rates and bond prices with our government bond futures markets.

When might you trade on bond futures?

  • To back your judgement on future changes in long-term interest rates
  • To hedge against existing government bond holdings

Benefits

  • Choose from a comprehensive selection of global government bonds

  • Our contracts are off-exchange, so you can deal in fractions of contracts

See full details including spreads, dealing hours and margins for bonds, in our help section.

Bonds product details

Standard in-hours
contract spread

Long-term Gilt 2
Short-term Gilt 1.4
German Schatz 1
Long-term BTP Italian Government Bond 4
All markets and charges

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Contact us

Questions about opening an account:

+61 (3) 9860 1799
helpdesk.en@ig.com

Existing client questions:

+61 (3) 9860 1734 or +44 2078 960079

We're here 24hrs a day from 8am Saturday to 10pm Friday (GMT).