Platforms and apps

No two forex traders are the same, which is why we offer a range of platforms and apps to suit your needs, all connected to our fast, reliable pricing and execution technology.

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Discover our platforms

Whether you want the intuitive usability of our web-based platform or trading apps, direct market access1 with L2 Dealer, or powerful automated dealing with MT4, you’ll find the platform you need with IG.

  • Apply indicators and analyse price movements with our powerful integrated charts
  • Get refundable access to ProRealTime, the leading web-based charting package
  • Use our web-based platform, or choose from our advanced platforms L2 Dealer and MT4
  • Trade on the go with our range of free apps

Find the platform for you

Discover our award-winning web-based platform, advanced trading platforms for trading on the next level, and our range of device-bespoke apps.

  • The IG Trading web platform – free and easy to use, built using HTML5 technology, with a range of indicators, drawings and news features
  • MetaTrader 4 – for building and automating your own trading algorithms
  • L2 Dealer – ideal for use with our direct market access service, Forex Direct1
  • Trading apps – deal on the move with all the speed and reliability of our web platform

Forex Direct1

Our DMA service lets you trade directly onto the IG order book and execute against the banks and liquidity providers that we source our prices from, giving you greater visibility and enabling you to act as a market maker.

  • Full market transparency
  • See prices from a wide selection of global banks and liquidity providers
  • Use with L2 Dealer for a powerful DMA solution
  • No IG spread to pay

Superior technology

The new IG Trading platform is built using HTML5 technology, enabling us to process a large volume of trades quickly and securely, at the price you request or better.

  • Quick, flexible HTML5 charts
  • ​Fast execution speeds
  • Robust platforms built to handle high trade volumes
  • Price improvement – if a better price becomes available as you click to deal, we can give you that price
  • No need for Adobe Flash Player and Java 

1 For professionals only. From 2 July 2018, regulatory interventions mean that certain products are unavailable to retail traders. As a result, we can only offer Forex Direct, our DMA service, to professional traders. To find out more about this, and to check whether you are eligible for a professional account, please see our professional account page.