CFDs are leveraged products. CFD trading may not be suitable for everyone and can result in losses that exceed your deposits, so please ensure that you fully understand the risks involved.

How do I upgrade to a standard account?

If you’re on a Limited Risk Account, you can upgrade to a Standard account provided you’ve satisfied the following criteria:

1. Originally satisfied the minimum wealth requirement for a Standard account; and
2. Placed 10 trades (open or close)

If you meet the above criteria, you will be prompted shortly after your 10th trade and an option as shown below will be revealed within the web trading platform. You will also receive an email on this. You can access the following page below via your web trading platform by going to My IG > Settings > Client and account status. After which select the box on ‘I confirm I wish to update my account’ for us to process your account upgrade.

After your account has been successfully upgraded to a Standard account, you will receive an email notifying you of the account status change.

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