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.

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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Fast execution on a huge range of markets

Enjoy flexible access to more than 17,000 global markets, with reliable execution

Fast execution on a huge range of markets

Enjoy flexible access to more than 17,000 global markets, with reliable execution

Deal seamlessly, wherever you are

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

Deal seamlessly, wherever you are

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

Feel secure with a trusted provider

With 45 years of experience, we’re proud to offer a truly market-leading service

Feel secure with a trusted provider

With 45 years of experience, we’re proud to offer a truly market-leading service

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Questions about opening an account:

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

Existing client questions:

+61 3 98601734

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