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Trading foreign exchange on margin carries a high level of risk, and may not be suitable for all investors. Before deciding to trade foreign exchange you should carefully consider your investment objectives, level of experience, and risk appetite. You could sustain a loss of some or all of your initial investment and should not invest money that you cannot afford to lose. Trading foreign exchange on margin carries a high level of risk, and may not be suitable for all investors. Before deciding to trade foreign exchange you should carefully consider your investment objectives, level of experience, and risk appetite. You could sustain a loss of some or all of your initial investment and should not invest money that you cannot afford to lose.

How do I close my account?

You need to write to us to request to close your account.

Before doing so, make sure there are no open positions left on your account and withdraw all remaining funds.

Then email helpdesk.us@ig.com with your request from the registered email address on your account.

Alternatively, you can use another email address with your request and include the following details for security:

  • Your full name and date of birth
  • Your registered postal address
  • Your phone number
  • The balance on your IG account
  • The market you last traded
  • The last four digits of your registered card(s)

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