Learn to trade CFDs

New to CFD trading? Learn the basics and the jargon associated in a series of easy to understand, bite-sized videos.

Join Simon Brown, founder of JustOneLap, and find out:

  • What a CFD is and what they are used for
  • The costs of trading them
  • What risks are involved and how to limit them

Once you've brushed up on the basics, learn more by heading to our seminars page and sign up to a free event.

Want to learn more?

Discover IG Academy, where you can find step-by-step online courses and webinars designed to help you build your trading skills.

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

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010 344 0053

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CFDs are complex instruments and come with a high risk of losing money rapidly due to leverage. 79% 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.