Forex trading involves risk. Losses can exceed deposits

About us

IG is a world-leading online forex trading provider1. After earning the distinction as the UK's No.1 forex broker2, we bring our high-quality FX service to the US - empowering informed, decisive, adventurous people access to over 80 currency pairs at competitive prices.

Forex trading involves risk. Losses can exceed deposits

What we do

We enable our clients to trade the global currency markets via spot forex trading with leverage, at low spreads3 - giving you access to opportunity in both rising and falling markets.

As a leading forex provider, we offer an intuitive trading platform and customizable apps that give you access to a wide range of currency pairs.

Why choose IG?

Trusted and regulated

IG US LLC is a registered Retail Foreign Exchange Dealer with the Commodity Futures Trading Commission (CFTC) and a member of the National Futures Association (NFA).

Listed on the London Stock Exchange, we pride ourselves on a 44-year heritage of client trust.

Committed to our clients

We’ve built our business around championing our clients, by providing them with our cutting-edge tools and 24-hour support.

We’ve signed up to the FX Global Code of Conduct, which establishes a common set of guidelines for good practice in the markets.


Founded in 1974 as the first company of our kind, we’ve been at the forefront of our industry ever since.

We now serve clients all over the world, from offices in 15 countries.

Award-winning service

We’ve been recognized time and time again by our industry, gaining international awards both for the services and the technology that we provide.

Easy account opening

You could be set up and trading in five minutes with these simple steps.

Fill out an online form

We’ll ask about your trading experience

Instant online verification

We can usually verify your identity immediately

Fund and start trading

You can withdraw money easily, whenever you like

The benefits of trading with us

  • Easy-to-use platforms

    Identify and respond to opportunity quickly and securely on fast, powerful platforms and natively-designed apps.

    Discover our platforms

  • Over 80 currency pairs

    Trade over 80 FX pairs including EUR/USD, USD/JPY, GBP/USD and more. Get automatic volume-based rebates if you trade regularly.

    See our markets

  • Become a better trader

    Learn the skills you need to succeed with our range of training resources, including seminars to suit all levels of experience.

    Improve your skills

  • Friendly, expert support

    We’re on hand to help you achieve your trading goals, right from the moment you join.

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  • Effective risk management

    Help protect your capital with stop-loss and take-profit orders, and keep track of your funds easily with an always-visible snapshot of your profit and loss.

    Take control

  • Premium services

    High volume traders can qualify for a personal account manager and customized analysis from our team of expert specialists.

Open a trading 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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  • How we support you

    Find out how our friendly, expert team can help you to achieve your trading goals.

  • The costs

    Get a clear picture of how much it costs to trade with IG, thanks to our transparent fee structure.

  • Web and mobile apps

    Our platform is available on desktop, tablet and mobile devices.

1 According to Finance Magnates Quarterly Intelligence Report, Q3 2018.

2 Based on number of primary relationships with FX traders (Investment Trends UK Leveraged Trading Report released August 2018).

3 Based on minimum spreads advertised on January 16, 2019 by the top two US brokers.

4 According to Finance Magnates Quarterly Intelligence Report, Q3 2018.