IG charts

Our fast, reliable charts provide everything you need for analysing the forex markets, available free from our web or mobile platforms as soon as you open an account. We develop our charts in-house with your feedback in mind, offering a package that’s as powerful as it is flexible.

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Analyse, customise, compare

Use our powerful, customisable charting package to monitor and analyse the markets, with continuously updated live data. 

  • Real-time, tick-by-tick data
  • Built using fast, flexible HTML5 technology
  • Multiple timeframes, in a single chart
  • Bespoke indicators and customisable annotations
  • Open close and edit positions, direct from charts
  • Fully customisable layouts
  • Apply saved layout templates in a couple of clicks

Study the effects of market events

View important past and future events directly from your charts, and learn from their effects. 

  • View upcoming and historic economic events in-chart
  • Choose from a variety of key macroeconomic announcements, including GDP, unemployment data and non-farm payrolls
  • Analyse the effects on your market to inform your strategy
  • Respond as price changes emerge – directly from your chart
  • Combine our range of technical indicators for deeper analysis

Apply indicators and annotations

Stay informed about movements in the forex markets, wherever you are – set customisable alerts to trigger when your conditions are met. 

  • Analyse using a range of popular indicators
  • Apply multiple indicators at once for a broader view
  • Highlight key trends, patterns and levels with annotation tools
  • Customise your drawings and indicators to suit you

Get third-party analysis

You can access chart analysis tools offered by Autochartist and Trading Central direct from our classic web-based platform.1


  • Free, automated chart-pattern recognition
  • Patterns delivered straight to your inbox
  • Volatility analysis tool helps define trade timing and exit levels
  • Research articles 

Trading Central

  • Free independent market analysis from a leading investment-research provider
  • Detailed articles on charting and technical analysis, plus alerts
  • Sign up for two free daily emails – European & US Morning Brief and Asia Morning Brief

Signal Centre

  • Free technical analysis tool that helps you identify the right time to trade
  • Receive real-time signals when significant trends and potential opportunities begin to emerge

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1 Currently only available on our classic web platform and mobile apps. An enhanced version is coming to the new IG Trading platform soon.