All trading involves risk. Losses can exceed deposits.
40-year heritage
152,600 clients worldwide
10,000 markets to trade

What's new at IG?

We’re constantly enhancing our products to give you the best possible trading experience. Check this page regularly for the latest updates we’ve made to our platform, apps, charts and more.

All trading involves risk. Losses can exceed deposits.

Products / Services

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Invest in our ISA commission free
Buy and sell 1000s of ETFs for zero commission until 30 April with our share dealing ISA.Find out more

A guide for share traders
Get to grips with the essentials of spread betting with our free three-part guide, written especially for people who have share dealing experience. Deliver to my inbox

Top up with PayPal
On desktop, you can now add funds via PayPal. It's quick and easy to deposit money. There's a 1.5% fee to do so, but there's no withdrawal charge.

New reasons to trade with MT4
With lower spreads, improved technology and greater choice, our enhanced MetaTrader 4 package gives you more than ever before. Find out more


IG Academy
Try our free educational trading app and learn the key principles and expert strategies that will give you the edge in the markets. Find out more


The new IG Trading platform

Our biggest platform upgrade in nearly ten years is here, bringing you an altogether faster, clearer, smarter way to spread bet. New features include:

  • Our full range of ETFs, available to trade
  • Advanced ProRealTime charts
  • Quick dealing from watchlists and charts
  • A dark platform theme 
  • Enhanced charts to streamline your trading experience
  • Quick access to drawings, indicators and more
  • New drawing types – channel and pitchfork

 Log in to see for yourself.

Open an account now

It's free to open an account, takes less than five minutes, and there's no obligation to fund or trade.

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  • Execution and pricing

    Our technology is engineered for speed, stability and better prices

  • Low margins

    Our margins are among the lowest in the CFD and spread betting industry

  • MetaTrader 4

    Fully integrated MT4 functionality for fast, reliable trading

ISA-eligible ETFs commission free from 1 March to 30 April 2017. After this, normal commission rates apply. Please read the prospectus or Key Investor Information document before investing in an ETF.

Contact us

We're here 24hrs a day from 8am Sunday to 10pm Friday,
and 9am to 5pm Saturday.

0800 409 6789

You can also call 0207 896 0079 or

Your feedback

Client feedback is very important to us. If there are any new features you’d like to see, please let us know using the ‘feedback’ button in our web platform or app.