How do I fund my international account?

Your international account will need to be funded in foreign currency.

Step 1: make a deposit into one of the following bank accounts

Bank: Lloyds TSB Bank Plc

39 Threadneedle street

London

E2R 8AU

Account name: IG Markets Limited Client Account

Sort code: 30-00-09

BIC/Swift: LOYDGB21013

Payments in sterling/GBP

Account number: 02360254
IBAN: GB98 LOYD 3000 0902 3602 54

Payments in US dollars

Account number: 11368109
IBAN: GB90 LOYD 3000 0911 3681 09

Payments in Euros

Account number: 86072139
IBAN: GB65 LOYD 3000 0986 0721 39

Step 2: send us proof of deposit

Please email us your proof of deposit, or use the 'proof of payment' facility in My IG on the 'Live accounts'tab to ensure that we process your deposit as quickly as possible.

Your international trading account will need to be funded in foreign currency.

Important to note:

South African residents over the age of 18 are allowed to annually transfer funds offshore within the following two thresholds:

  1. Full single discretionary allowance - R1 million per year
  2. Foreign investment allowance - R10 million per year

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