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All trading involves risk. Losses can exceed deposits.
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  • Introduction to IG

    In this section we introduce our trading platform and illustrate the ease with which you can place a bet on a wide range of markets. We also cover features such as stops and limits and explain how spread betting with leverage works.

  • What is short-selling?

    Short selling enables traders to profit in a down market or protect existing investments. Find out how and why short selling can become a key part of a balanced trading strategy.

  • Ways to trade

    As the essential components behind just about every other product imaginable, commodities are as vital as they are volatile. Find out how these invaluable natural resources fit into the wider trading world.