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Over 6000 global shares available
Major currency pairs at tight spreads.
Competitive spreads on major indices, opportunities across major and niche indices
Unique range of markets, trade CFDs on a wide range of popular and niche metals, energies and softs
Trade CFDs on a range of exciting markets; options, digital 100s, interest rates, bond rates and more
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*Daily CFD options and digital 100s on the South Africa 40 index only
*ETFs limited to the Satrix 40, Satrix FINI, Satrix INDI, NewGold Issuer Ltd and NewGold Platinum
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 and commodities.
Your domestic account will be held with IG Markets South Aftica Limited. We protect our clients' funds, holding individual clients' money in segregated accounts.
Your international account will be held with IG Markets Limited in the UK, allowing you to benefit from the security and protection of the FTSE-250 listed, IG Group.
Whether you decide to trade on your local account, international account, or both - you can enjoy peace of mind knowing that your funds are held on a segregated basis with a reputable and established financial services provider.
IG is the leading CFD provider, both locally and in the UK*.
We are a trusted, global provider of CFDs, with more than 195,000 clients in 14 countries around the world.
Advanced traders benefit from our premium-level service, professional charting packages and more.
We’re regulated by the FSCA (South Africa) and the FCA (UK) and segregate individual client funds from our own accounts.
1 World's No. 1 CFD provider for CFD's, based on revenue excluding FX (published financial statements, June 2019)
*South African residents have an overall single discretionary allowance (SDA) with a limit of R1 million per individual per calendar year without the requirement to obtain a Tax Clearance Certificate. You may need to obtain a Tax Clearance Certificate for payments above this amount.
CFDs are complex instruments and come with a high risk of losing money rapidly due to leverage. 75% 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.