About IG Markets
IG is one of the earliest CFD brokers established back in 1974. Based in UK, IG has become a global business with office in 13 countries. IG is considered a safe broker to trade as it is authorized and regulated by the Australian Securities and Investment Commission (ASIC). Also, the company has earned praise for its helpful and reliable customer service.
IG’s award winning platform is simple and user-friendly. Mobile apps and Metatrader 4 are also available for trading with a range of tools and and charts. You pay a spread on every non-share CFD and commission on every share CFD. A table of spreads, commissions and margins depending on different markets are provided in their website. There is no minimum funding amount for bank transfers whereas or card and PayPal payments is $450 AUD, but there is no obligation to trade. Although IG is mainly CFD broker you can find other trading Instruments as well being stocks, shares, indices, cryptos and others.
Funding or withdrawing money is easy and there are multiple options like credit/debit card, Paypal, Bank Transfer and Bpay. Note that a deeper fundamental research offering is required to be more competitive in this environment.
Why trade with IG
• Advanced trading tools
• Low margins and competitive charges
• 24-hour customer service
• Regulated and safe
• Free educational support
|Standard Minimum Account Size||$250|
|Standard Minimum Position Size||0.1|
|Spread Type||Variable, fixed|
|Standard Maximum Leverage||1:200|
|EUR/USD Spread pips||0.6|
|Execution Type||Market Execution, Instant Execution|
|Number of Currency Pairs||90+|
|Platforms Supported||MeteTrader 4, L2 dealer, IG's Trading Platform|
|Support Services||Chat, Phone, Email|
|Languages Supported||Danish, English, Norvegian, Russian, Italian, Spanish, Portugese, Swedish, French, Dutch,Romanian, Japanese|