Trade financial markets with IG

Access thousands of markets (FX, Indicies, Cryptocurrencies and more) with the world's No.1 CFD provider.1

Choose from over 15,000 markets to trade

Join the world's No.1 CFD broker1 and trade online today

Shares | Trade on over 8000 shares to take advantage of both rising and falling prices.

Indices | Trade CFDs on spreads from just 0.1 points, with continuous 24hr prices on 25 markets.

Forex | Trade foreign exchange with the UK’s No.1 retail provider. Spreads from just 0.6 points.

Commodities | A range of hard and soft commodities - gold spreads starting at just 0.3 points.

Other markets | Discover the other exciting markets, including bonds, rates, options and more.

Cryptocurrencies | Take your position on the price of bitcoin and ether.

Market prices

Markets Sell Buy Updated Change
South Africa 40
Wall Street
Spot Gold
Oil - US Crude

Prices above are subject to our website terms and conditions. Prices are indicative only.

IG. Where all your trading comes together

Get dedicated support from our Johannesburg-based team of experts

Access cutting-edge platforms, including ProRealTime and MT4

Trade more than 15 000 across all devices and never miss a trading opportunity

Open, fund and trade in less than a day



Successful trading means making the right decisions

  • An established leader

    We've been a trusted, global market leader since 1974

  • Get more for less

    Tight spreads, low margins and over 15,000 markets

  • Superior platform

    Execute your strategy on a fast, reliable, powerful and mobile platform

Learn more: Why IG?CFD trading



Trade faster.
Trade now.

Our platforms are the fastest, most reliable and most efficient we've ever built

  • Clear design

    Classic, 'dealer' interface

  • Always improving

    Regular updates and new features

  • Better prices

    The best prices, from multiple sources



Expert insight, professional support

Use our tools, resources and experience to improve your trading

  • Client education

    Attend a free in-person seminar

  • Vast range of tools and data

    Free data on every major market, economic calendar, commentary, analysis and more

  • Professional support

    Friendly, knowledgeable, locally-based support, 24 hours a day

Learn more: Seminars | Articles | News | Insight

Start trading in 3, 2, 1…

It’s free to set up an account to trade. Open a CFD / Forex online account and get access to local and international markets

Fill out a simple 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

Create my CFD account

Free account set-up, no downloads. One application, two accounts

Free demo trading account

Instant access, risk-free, R1,000,000 virtual funds

 World's No. 1 CFD provider for CFD's, based on revenue excluding FX (published financial statements, February 2018)

CFDs are complex instruments and come with a high risk of losing money rapidly due to leverage. 81% of retail investor accounts lose money when trading CFDs with this provider.You should consider whether you understand how CFDs work, and whether you can afford to take the high risk of losing your money. CFDs are complex instruments and come with a high risk of losing money rapidly due to leverage.