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.


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Why trade using ProRealTime?

Access over 100 indicators, enabling analysis from price to volatility

Filter options by expiration date and strike price

Experience an improved interface, fully integrated with the IG trading platform

Build your own algorithms to execute 24 hours a day

Use a wide range of timeframes on a selection of charts

Place orders according to trend lines, instead of just on price movements

What is ProRealTime?

ProRealTime is online charting software for technical analysis and trading, which is integrated with the IG trading platform. Designed for experienced traders who employ advanced technical analysis and want to automate their dealing, the software gives users a fully customisable interface and trading experience.

ProRealTime features

  • Automated trading
  • Technical analysis tools
  • Platform customisation
  • Options functionality

Automate CFD trading

Build algorithms using assisted creation tools, or code them from scratch

Backtest using 30 years of historical data

Execute trades 24 hours a day, whether or not you’re at your desk

Import strategies, even those made by third parties

Mitigate against losses and lock in profits with trailing stops


Draw trend lines with automated software which updates every five minutes.

Easy order placement

Place orders directly from your charts with a simplified and personalised interface.


Set customised criteria to alert you to market movements.

Custom indicators

Create and use your own indicators using the ProBuilder language.

With ProRealTime you can completely customise your trading experience, setting up the platform in exactly the way you want it.

From changing the colour of the charts and the platform, to customising your trading hours to be in line with the New York or London open or close – you’ll have access to an editable workspace that gives you what you need, when you need it.

Options chain window

Sort options by expiration date or filter them by minimum and maximum strike price.

The options chain window also gives you access to performance charts, and it enables you to place an order via the bid and ask columns.

Options scenario tool

Compare scenarios across different prices. View each opportunity’s profit/loss profile, theoretical option prices and Greeks, based on your own parameters and real-time data.

And when you’re ready, you can place the order directly from the price window.

Open an IG account and access ProRealTime

Fill in our simple online form

We’ll ask a few questions about your trading experience.

Get swift verification

We aim to complete the verification process as quickly as possible so you can start trading on a huge range of markets.

Fund your account and trade

Or practice on a demo if you’d prefer.

How much does ProRealTime cost?

As an IG client you get access to ProRealTime charts at no extra cost for your first month; professional account holders get free access for three months. Following that, the software will remain free if you transact at least four times in a given month.

However, if you don't meet this requirement or your trading activity is of extremely low value, then a $40 per month fee will apply on the last day of every calendar month.


What devices can I use ProRealTime on?

With IG, ProRealTime is available on PC.

What markets can I trade with ProRealTime?

With ProRealTime, you can trade CFDs on our 16,000-market offering including forex, shares, indices, commodities and cryptocurrencies.

How do I set price alerts with ProRealTime?

To set a price alert with ProRealTime, you simply need to click the bell symbol on the top left of the window, beneath the ‘display’ title and between the magnifying glass and the ruler icons.

What indicators can I use with ProRealTime?

There are over 100 indicators that you can use with ProRealTime. Examples include CCI, Adaptive Moving Average, Chaikin oscillator, Moving Average and OrderBook volume. These are all designed to help you in your trading by providing analysis of price charts in real time.

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