Trade domestic and international markets in three quick steps
Discover opportunity across thousands of markets with the world’s leader in online trading.
Create a live account in three minutes or less
Fund your account instantly with your credit/debit card
Go long or short on more than 17,000 global markets
Why choose IG?
Global leader, local expertise
With an office in South Africa, you’ll get local perspective from the world’s No.1 CFD provider.1
Our highly trained team is available 24 hours a day from 6am Saturday to 11pm Friday.
Free learning resources
Take your trading to the next level with our free seminars, webinars and online academy.
One application, two accounts
When you sign up with us, you don’t just get access to local financial markets. We also provide you with a separate international account, so you can take advantage of movements in thousands of global markets – including forex, indices, shares, commodities, cryptocurrencies and more.
Make an instant payment with your credit/debit card to trade:
- More than 12,000 shares
- Global stock indices
- More than 80 FX pairs
- Hard and soft commodities
- Bonds, interest rates, ETFs and more
Your international account is held with IG Markets (UK).
Take your position on these local instruments:
- Over 200 shares
- South Africa 40 index
- FINI 15 Index
- RESI 20 Index
Your domestic account is held with IG Markets South Africa Limited.
We’ve been recognised time and time again by our industry, both for the services and the technology that we provide.
Superior service. Local support.
Trade more markets
Explore 15,000+ financial instruments, including cryptocurrencies. Spreads start from 0.1 points on indices and 0.6 points on forex.
Call us when you need us
Get help immediately from our friendly, local team. Highly trained and experienced, we’re on hand to resolve any queries fast.
Learn from our experts
Build your trading skills with a wide range of online courses, webinars and seminars, plus news and commentary from our analysts.
Develop your trading skills
Discover how to trade – or develop your knowledge – with free online courses, webinars and seminars.
Step-by-step interactive courses
Free, expert-led seminars
Live and recorded webinars
Trade on the go
Create an account from our iOS or Android app, designed for optimum performance on your device.
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1 Based on revenue excluding FX (published half-yearly financial statements, June 2019); for forex based on number of primary relationships with FX traders (Investment Trends UK Leveraged Trading Report released July 2019).