Flexible and accessible, CFD trading offers you the chance to find opportunity in a huge variety of financial markets – whether they’re moving up or down in price. Trade CFDs with IG, and you’ll have all the expertise of the world’s No.1 provider at your disposal.1
Why trade CFDs with IG?
Mitigate against risk with our extensive range of stop and limit orders
Keep your costs down with our competitive spreads
Get expert support, 24 hours a day from Monday to Friday
Rest assured that you’re trading with a FTSE 250 company, authorised and regulated by the FCA
Trade at your desk or on the move with our easy-to-use platforms and apps
Become a better trader whatever your skill level, with our educational resources
What is CFD trading?
Trading CFDs, or 'contracts for difference’, allows you to speculate on whether an asset’s price will move up or down – without having to own the asset.
What are the benefits?
- Massive market choice
- Free up your capital
- Go short or long
- Mirror the underlying
How do I trade CFDs?
- Open a trading account
- Find an opportunity
- Take a position
- Monitor your trade
Open a CFD account quickly and simply
Fill in the form
We’ll ask a few questions about your trading knowledge to ensure you get the best experience.
Instant Activation for Singaporean citizen or PR
Or send in your documents and we'll validate your ID and address
Fund your account and trade
You can withdraw your funds easily, whenever you like.
What markets can I trade with CFDs?
Get spreads from just 0.6 points on pairs like EUR/USD with the SG’s No.1 FX provider.2
Deal on the world’s major stock indices, with more 24-hour markets than any other provider.
Discover opportunity in rising and falling prices across over 10,500 international share markets.
Trade on a wide range of metals, energies and soft commodities, with Spot Gold spreads starting at 0.3 points.
Take advantage of movement on bitcoin, ethereum, litecoin and ripple pairs, with no wallet needed.
Trade CFDs on Options, Digital 100s and more.
How much does it cost?
Your key payment for trading CFDs is the spread (or commission, in the case of share CFDs) – our charge for executing your trade. We benchmark our fees to try and keep them among the lowest in the business.
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Depending on your position, you may need to pay overnight funding.
It’s free, quick and simple to create a CFD trading account with us. Open one today, and you’ll get access to over 16,000 financial markets.
When you’re ready, you choose your trade size. What’s more, new CFD traders get lower minimums for one month.
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1Based on revenue excluding FX (published half yearly financial statements, June 2019).
2Awarded the best forex provider in Singapore by the Global Brands Magazine in 2019