Build your trading skills for free with IG Academy

Choose from ten interactive courses, designed for traders of all levels

Join live webinars and in-person seminars on a huge range of key topics

Put theory into practice with a no-risk demo account

Build your trading skills for free with IG Academy

  • Choose from ten interactive courses, designed for traders of all levels
  • Join live webinars and in-person seminars on a huge range of key topics
  • Put theory into practice with a no-risk demo account

Choose from ten interactive courses, designed for traders of all levels

Join live webinars and in-person seminars on a huge range of key topics

Put theory into practice with a no-risk demo account

What can I learn?

How trading works

Understand the financial markets and develop your confidence

Placing your first trade

Get to know our platform and see how to take a position

Planning your strategy

Discover how to achieve your trading goals while managing risk

Finding opportunity

Explore techniques that will help you spot the potential for profit

How trading works

Understand the financial markets and develop your confidence

Placing your first trade

Get to know our platform and see how to take a position

Planning your strategy

Discover how to achieve your trading goals while managing risk

Finding opportunity

Explore techniques that will help you spot the potential for profit

Why join IG Academy?

Short, easy-to-digest courses

Learn online, at your own pace, with practical examples, interactive exercises, videos and quizzes.

Short, easy-to-digest courses

Learn online, at your own pace, with practical examples, interactive exercises, videos and quizzes.

Live sessions with our experts

Get guidance directly from IG and DailyFX analysts at regular webinars and in-person seminars.

Live sessions with our experts

Get guidance directly from IG and DailyFX analysts, at regular webinars and in-person seminars.

Practise on your demo account

Put your knowledge to the test in live markets, without risking your capital.

Practise on your demo account

Put your knowledge to the test in live markets, without risking your capital.

Learn on the go

Download the free IG Academy app for iOS or Android, so you can learn wherever you are.

Learn on the go

Download the free IG Academy app for iOS or Android, so you can learn wherever you are.

Why learn with IG?

We’re the world’s No.1 spread betting and CFD provider,1 and we’ve been leading the way in our industry for 44 years.

With more than 195,200 active clients worldwide placing a total of 380,000 transactions per day,2 we pride ourselves on being the experts in our field.

Spread bets and CFDs are complex instruments and come with a high risk of losing money rapidly due to leverage. 79% of retail investor accounts lose money when trading spread bets and CFDs with this provider. You should consider whether you understand how spread bets and CFDs work, and whether you can afford to take the high risk of losing your money. Spread bets and CFDs are complex instruments and come with a high risk of losing money rapidly due to leverage.