All trading involves risk.

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.

IG: more than just a workplace


About IG

We’re not your average financial services company. We push the boundaries of tech, we empower our people, we raise the bar and we strive to do the right thing, always. We love what we do, and we’ve been doing it for more than 45 years.

At IG, your talents are admired, your passion is recognised and your achievements are celebrated. What’s more, we have operations in 16 countries, which means a position with us could take you around the world.

Newly qualified and eager to learn? Kick-start your career at a company dedicated to fast-tracking your development.

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Launch your career

From the day you join us, you’ll be part of an organisation that fosters an open, welcoming and inclusive culture. We want you to enjoy your time here, and be proud to count the people you work with as friends. Our aim is to give you the opportunities you need to develop your career, while making life fun and rewarding through various events and activities.



Your career

We understand potential. We use proven assessment models to conduct talent reviews and help our people succeed. Career progression tools and coaches are there to support you. Plus you’ll receive regular feedback to help you plan your career and development. If you’ve got leadership potential, IG will identify it and help you fast-track your career. Be sure that your achievements and contributions will be recognised, and your high performance will be rewarded.



Your wellbeing

IG is committed to promoting and supporting holistic employee wellbeing through a number of global initiatives. We encourage our people to be self-aware, and to feel confident speaking about their physical, mental, social and financial health. There are endless opportunities to get involved and feel part of wider communities at IG. For example, we offer global networks for LGBT+ employees and their allies, for female employees, and for parents and caregivers. You can also enjoy monthly socials, large parties each year, funding for your charitable endeavours, sporting activities, and a free and confidential employee assistance programme.


Our values:
for your success and ours

  • Champion the client

    Champion the client

    Enjoy working with people? We understand clients. We become part of their whole experience. We think big, we think long-term. We make every moment count and stick with our clients all the way. We do what matters most.

  • Lead the way

    Lead the way

    Consider yourself a leader? Our people are brave. They back themselves. They innovate and adapt to win. They challenge assumptions, ideas, decisions. They ask why. They stand up and speak their mind. They achieve. They do the right thing.

  • Love what we do

    Love what we do

    Keen to share your enthusiasm? Here, you can make it personal. You can care, get involved, have fun. You can expect diversity. You can learn from your peers. You can take pride in each other’s achievements. You can work as a team.

The IG brand

IG’s aim is to help clients achieve their trading goals, right from the moment they join us. We start by offering them the tools and information they need to make better trading decisions – such as seminars, webinars and podcasts, as well as IG Academy, our free online learning portal.

For more than 45 years, we’ve been at the forefront of our industry. We’ve been recognised time and time again, both for the services and the technology that we provide. We offer our clients more than 17,000 international markets to trade or invest in, including forex, shares, indices and more.

Our trading products include spread betting, contracts for difference (CFDs), share dealing and more.

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From degree to IG

  • John Noble

    Chief Operating Officer

    Jon graduated from Durham University with a degree in economics, and he also holds an executive MBA from London Business School. He first joined IG in 2000 as a trainee dealer, and his journey has been filled with many opportunities – finally leading to his appointment as chief operating officer in 2019. Besides steering IG’s operations, he also chairs a number of our management committees.

  • Elizabeth Ayers

    Head of SEO

    Elizabeth completed her BSc MediaLab Arts at the University of Plymouth. She then gained some work experience in multimedia design and developing, which led her to complete an SEO course. After nine years at an agency, Elizabeth left as senior director of SEO. She then spent three years as global head of organic growth at one of the world’s largest online retailers before joining IG as head of SEO.

  • Matt Sumpster

    Head of Risk Analytics & Projects

    Matt kicked off his career after attending Kings College at the University of London, where he studied geography. After training as a chartered accountant, he spent ten years working in financial, risk and regulation services. In 2016, Matt joined IG to head up the regulatory capital division. He subsequently expanded his experience and his role to include the oversight of the risk analytics and risk change departments.

  • Siobhan Cameron

    Head of Landing Environments

    Siobhan studied ancient history at the University of Nottingham. After graduating, she did a course in journalism, then got her first job at a magazine as an editorial assistant. She became heavily involved with the company’s website, which ignited her passion for digital marketing. Siobhan now leads IG’s website landing environments team, which manages our global websites and IG Academy.

  • Andy Duckworth

    Video Team Lead

    Andy attended the University of Birmingham, where he studied geography before kicking off his career in broadcast journalism. After ten years in radio, he joined one of the largest newspapers in the UK and US to help start up its multimedia department. Andy joined IG in 2019 and leads a passionate team of editors and motion graphics designers.

  • Tamara Marshall

    SEO Strategy Manager

    Tamara graduated from Swansea University, where she majored in media studies and journalism. She then also completed a supplementary diploma in journalism through NCTJ. Her career started in copywriting for various media agencies and tech start-ups. She then moved on to SEO, which led her to IG. Tamara now works as a website content strategist for one of our news and research websites, DailyFX.