Joint account and power of attorney

Interested in opening a joint account with us?

Apply directly by completing our Joint Account form:

Each person will also need to have a personal account before getting a joint account. To submit a Personal Application Form choose from the below:

You can find out more by contacting us on the below:

Phone: 0800 195 3100 (freephone) or +44 (0) 20 7633 5300
Email: newaccounts.uk@ig.com
Fax: +44 (0) 20 7 633 5370
Address: IG, Cannon Bridge House, 25 Dowgate Hill, London, EC4R 2YA

Interested in POA authorisation?

Power of Attorney (POA) is an authorisation to act on someone else’s behalf on an account.

Apply directly by completing our Limited Power of Attorney form:

What can a power of attorney do?

Trade on the account

Set preferences

Add exchanges

Add rollover instructions

Speak on behalf of the client

A power of attorney cannot:

  • Make changes to contact details
  • Make payments or withdrawals
  • Change the statements
  • Change bet confirmation settings

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