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Signals

Our free technical analysis tool helps you identify the right time to trade on forex, indices and commodities markets.

All trading involves risk. Losses can exceed deposits.
  • Receive real-time signals to your mobile device on the move, or to the IG Trading platform on desktop

  • Be alerted to significant trends or patterns in the markets and potential opportunities as they develop

How do signals work?

  • Direct from two third-party providers, Autochartist and PIA-First, signals provide you with ‘buy’ or ‘sell’ suggestions for selected markets
  • Autochartist’s advanced pattern-recognition technology and PIA-First’s experienced analysts monitor the markets on your behalf, giving you the best of both worlds in terms of technical analysis software and professional expertise

Each signal comes from one named provider and includes concise, actionable research, enabling you to make a quick and informed decision. 

Signal provider

Autochartist

  • Scans the markets and analyses data across multiple timeframes
  • Provides objective information to help guide your decisions
  • Eliminates the subjectivity and guesswork from chart analysis 

PIA-First

Trading strategy service provided by two market professionals with over 45 years’ combined experience.

  • Award-winning analysis
  • Easy to implement trading strategies
  • Expert commentary on market movements

How do I activate signals?

Step 1

Log in to the new IG Trading platform via My IG and select ‘signals’ in the left-hand menu.

On the IG Trading app, you can find it in the menu area (top left on Android, bottom right on iOS).

Step 2

Click on a signal to bring up an activation box and click ‘I accept’ to enable signals.

Step 3

View the signal and add its details to an order with the ‘copy to order’ button.

Disclaimer: The signal service does not constitute and should not be regarded as investment advice. IG provides an execution only service. You act on the signals entirely at your own risk.

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