Forex trading involves risk. Losses can exceed deposits

Learn to trade forex

Become a better trader with the help of our free forex education center. Explore forex strategies, news and trading ideas to learn forex trading.

Forex trading involves risk. Losses can exceed deposits

Develop your knowledge with IG Academy

IG Academy is a forex education resource designed to help you become a more skillful trader. Choose from our wide variety of free courses and webinars, and you’ll learn how to:

  • Trade forex and other asset classes

  • Take advantage of both rising and falling markets

  • Understand how to trade with leverage, and create an effective trading plan

  • Use our range of tools to manage the risks of trading.

  • Identify opportunity, and decide when and how to react to it

Learn more about leveraged trading

Managing your risk

Risk is an inherent part of leveraged trading, but you can reduce your exposure with our wide range of tools and features.

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Come across a term you’ve never heard before? Visit our extensive glossary to clear up any tricky jargon related to trading.

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