40-year heritage
152,600 clients worldwide
Access to over 15,000 markets

Premium Clients

We understand the importance of loyalty.

That's why the more you use your account, the more benefits you receive. Our premium service packages are an exclusive reward for our most valued clients – our way of saying thank you.

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).

  • Better margins and flexible credit

    Enjoy the potential for better margin rates, with a range of different policies when your account needs more funds.

  • 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

Travis Robson

Head of Premium Client Management

Travis has over 10 years financial markets experience in both London and South Africa. He currently heads up our premium client management department and is a regular contributor to media organisations that include Reuters Africa, Summit TV, Moneyweb, SABC and CNBC Africa.

Travis is also a representative of the Financial Services Board (FSB), Associate of the Institute of Bankers in South Africa (AIBSA), South African Institute for Financial Markets (MIFM) and an equity derivative member of the Johannesburg Stock Exchange.

Leigh Riley

Premium Client Manager

Leigh has worked in the finance industry for 5 years. His previous roles include being in a financial advisory role at Discovery and Liberty Life, before moving on to Global Trader as a sales manager at their Durban branch.

He is a dealer on our trading floor, with a focus on premium client management. Leigh is also a representative of the Financial Services Board (FSB) and a Member of the South African Institute for Financial Markets.

Shaun Murison

Senior Market Analyst

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.

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.

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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

We're here 24hrs a day from 10am Sunday to 12am Saturday,
and 11am to 7pm Saturday.

010 344 0053

You can also email helpdesk.za@ig.com