IG services

Risk management

Protect your profits and limit your losses with our range of tools. Place unique guaranteed stops with no upfront charge, and nothing to pay unless your stop is triggered Lock… more

What’s new at IG?

We’re constantly enhancing our products to give you the best possible trading experience. Check this page regularly for the latest updates we’ve made to our platform, apps, charts and more…. more

IG Community

Share ideas, discover new products and discuss market opportunities with like-minded traders. What is IG Community? We’ve created this new, interactive space just for IG clients with a live account… more

What are the risks?

There are certain risks associated with dealing on the financial markets – learn how to manage them with our range of tools and resources. CFDs and spread bets carry risk… more

Margin calls

If the capital in your account isn’t enough to keep your trades open, you’ll be put on margin call. Our margin requirements Trading on margin can be a useful way… more


Our tiered margining system means we can offer rates that remain competitive while reflecting the size of your position and associated liquidity of the market. What is margin? Margin trading… more

IG Charges

We are clear about our charges, so you always know what fees you will incur when you trade with us Spreads, commissions and margins You pay a spread on every… more

Is CFD trading for me?

If you’re knowledgeable about the financial markets and actively trade them, CFDs could be an essential part of your strategy I’m new to trading CFD trading gives you the opportunity… more

CFD account details

Our charges It’s completely free to open an account with IG. Once you’ve funded your account and started trading, our main charge on each trade is the spread or a… more

How to trade CFDs with IG

Find out more about CFD trading with IG. Including how to open an account, research your first trade, and open a position. 1. Creating and funding an account Opening and… more