Spread bets and CFDs are complex instruments and come with a high risk of losing money rapidly due to leverage. 71% 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.

IG Community

Share ideas, discover new products and discuss market opportunities with
like-minded traders.


What is IG Community?

We’ve created this new, interactive space just for IG clients with a live account to discuss trading and the markets. Get trading tips from your peers, and share your knowledge with other members.

Whatever your level of experience, you can build on it here.

Find out how to access IG Community

Why use IG Community?

  • Share ideas, knowledge and experience

    Connect with like-minded traders and discover new strategies to advance your trading, plus help others develop by answering questions

  • Learn about our products and features

    Uncover different tools at your disposal and learn how to use them to your advantage. A host of highly trained IG staff are ready to assist

  • See new products first

    Help shape IG’s future by giving your feedback on upcoming features. You can also give suggestions about our current offering at any time

  • Earn rankings, badges and more

    As soon as you join you’ll start building your profile. Look out for regular competitions too, with prizes for the best contributors

How do I access IG Community?

Live account

If you are a live account holder, you can sign up to IG Community with your IG login details.

You can also access it straight from the dealing platform: 

  • In the new IG Trading platform, click on the ‘help and feedback’ button in the top navigation bar

Demo account

If you have a demo account and want to access IG Community you can create a live account here.

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  • Market analysis

    The latest analysis and insights from our in-house experts

  • Spread betting

    Financial spread betting is the tax-free1 way to take advantage of rising or falling markets

1 Tax laws are subject to change and depend on individual circumstances. Tax law may differ in a jurisdiction other than the UK.

Help and support

Get answers about your account or our services.

Get answers

Interested in opening an account with us? Call 0800 195 3100 or send an email to newaccountenquiries.uk@ig.com.

We’re available from 8am to 6pm (UK time), Monday to Friday

Want to check on your application’s progress? Email us at newaccounts.uk@ig.com.