Welcome to the new world of forex trading

Experience a better way to trade with spreads from just 0.8 pips

Enjoy 24-hour customer service from our experts

Trade on the move with cutting-edge platforms and apps

Forex trading involves risk. Losses can exceed deposits


Why trade forex with IG?

Highly competitive pricing

Enjoy zero commission on your trades – the only charge is the bid-offer spread, which can be as low as 0.8 pips. That’s up to 27% lower than the top two US brokers.1

A wide variety of forex pairs

Discover a huge range of markets to trade, with over 80 different major, minor and exotic currency pairs to choose from.

Powerful platforms, reliable execution

Our intuitive platforms and apps are built from award-winning technology, allowing you to place trades seamlessly, whether you’re at home or on the move.

A world-leader in forex2

We pride ourselves on our 44-year heritage, and with over 195,000 clients around the world and offices in 15 countries, we’re a truly global provider.


The best forex rates on the market

Find out how much you can save when you trade forex with IG. Enjoy spreads from just 0.8 pips on key markets like EUR/USD and USD/JPY.

Spot FX IG spreads (Min. spread) IG spreads (Av. spread) Margin required
EUR/USD 0.8 0.9 2%
AUD/USD 1.0 1.2 3%
USD/JPY 0.8 0.9 4%
EUR/GBP 1.0 1.3 5%
GBP/USD 1.0 1.3 5%
EUR/JPY 1.2 1.3 4%
USD/CHF 1.5 1.7 3%


Why choose IG?

24-hour support

Expect quality service, all week long. IG’s expert support team is on hand to help with any questions from 3am Saturday to 5pm Friday EST.

Secure and regulated

Listed on the London Stock Exchange, IG has signed up to the FX Global Code of Conduct – a common set of guidelines for good practice in the markets.

Free educational tools

Become a better trader with IG Academy. With interactive courses and expert-led webinars on a huge range of topics, you’ll enhance your trading knowledge, no matter what your level of experience.


Award-winning service

We’ve gained international recognition by our industry for the technology and service that we provide.

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.

Contact us

Phone: 1(312) 981-0499 Email: newaccounts.us@ig.com


1 Based on minimum spreads advertised on 16 January 2019 by the top two US brokers.
2 According to Finance Magnates Quarterly Intelligence Report, Q3 2018.