Premium clients

We understand the importance of loyalty - that's why the more you use your account, the more benefits you receive. Our way of saying thank you to our most valued clients.

Our premium clients benefit from:

  • Free services and reduced charges

    From our advanced charting package and cutting-edge tools to live data feeds, we waive fees and reduce charges where possible for premium clients.

  • The opportunity to earn interest

    As a premium client you can gain interest on the funds held in your account1. Please read our terms of interest (PDF, 723KB).

  • Exclusive referral programmes

    Earn up to R20 000 referral bonus when referring professional and premium clients

  • VIP treatment

    Benefit from our quickest response times to your calls and emails, deal with your own personal account manager and receive invites to exclusive events.

Meet your premium client managers

Martin Harris

Martin Harris leads the IG premium client desk. Martin holds a BCom Hons (FAPM) from UCT and is eager to assist in delivering results for clients. Martin is passionate about financial markets with a special interest in global macro fundamentals. He has experience with hedge funds, institutional clients, introducing brokers as well as individual traders. In addition, Martin is a regular contributor to media organizations that include CNBC, SABC News as well as 702 and Classic FM.

Martin.Harris@ig.com

Brett Eve

Brett Eve is a junior member of the Premium Client Desk. He has a BCom in Investment Management degree from Stellenbosch University. Brett has worked in multiple departments throughout his 3 years at IG, giving him wide range of experience on the dealing, sales and trading desks. Brett's experience at IG has given him an excellent knowledge of the IG systems, technical requests and market knowledge, both local and international.

Brett.Eve@ig.com

Shaun Murison

Shaun Murison is a Certified Financial Market Technician (CFTE) with the International Federation of Technical Analysis (IFTA) and has worked in financial markets for the last ten years.

Currently Shaun is a senior market analyst with IG South Africa and regularly contributes to financial media including CNBC, Finweek, Business Day and Moneyweb.

How do I qualify for a premium service?

You may be eligible for the full premium service if you usually have an account balance of at least R500,000, but you can call us to discuss your individual circumstances.

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Fast execution on a huge range of markets

Enjoy flexible access to more than 16,000 global markets, with reliable execution

Fast execution on a huge range of markets

Enjoy flexible access to more than 16,000 global markets, with reliable execution

Trade seamlessly, wherever you are

Trade on the move with our natively designed, award-winning trading app

Trade seamlessly, wherever you are

Trade on the move with our natively designed, award-winning trading app

Feel secure with a trusted provider

With 45 years of experience, we’re proud to offer a truly market-leading service

Feel secure with a trusted provider

With 45 years of experience, we’re proud to offer a truly market-leading service

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1 Subject to eligibility criteria. Our standard commission rate for South African share CFDs is a competitive 0.20%. Should you trade over R25 million nominal (Consideration) per month then we will reduce that to 0.15%. R50 million nominal and that is reduced further to 0.1%. Rates are variable and subject to periodic review. Interest is credited monthly in arrears.

Contact us

24 hours a day from 10am Saturday to Friday night at midnight.

010 344 0053

You can also email helpdesk.za@ig.com

CFDs are complex instruments and come with a high risk of losing money rapidly due to leverage. 68% 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.