IG (ig.com) Overall rating

4.7
Overall rating is an average of ratings from experts in 4 categories.
Pricing
5.0
Regulation
5.0
Popularity
4.5
User rating
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IG (ig.com) Regulation / Money Protection

5.0
Company Licenses & Regulations Segregated Client Money Deposit Compensation Scheme Negative Balance Protection Rebates Max. Leverage Retail Clients
IG Markets Ltd Australia 30 : 1
IG Europe GmbH up to €20,000 30 : 1
IG Markets Limited up to £85,000 30 : 1
IG Bank S.A. up to CHF100,000 100 : 1
IG Securities Ltd 25 : 1
IG US LLC 50 : 1
IG Markets South Africa Ltd 1000 : 1
IG International Limited 500 : 1

IG (ig.com) Cashback rebates

Cash back rebates are paid per round turn lot unless otherwise specified. 1 Lot = 100,000 base currency units traded.
  IG
Forex12.50% Of The Spread
1000+ Lots - 20% Of The Spread
Payment Options
Monthly Cash Back
Payments are credited and sent automatically by the 12th of the month following the month cashback is earned in.
  IG
Forex 12.50% Of The Spread
1000+ Lots - 20% Of The Spread
Payment Options
Monthly Cash Back
Payments are credited and sent automatically by the 12th of the month following the month cashback is earned in.

Notes

IG US accounts are not available to residents of Arizona or Ohio.

What are IG (ig.com) rebates?

IG (ig.com) rebates are a portion of the transaction cost that is paid back to the client on each trade, resulting in a lower spread and improved win ratio. For example, if your rebate is 1 pip and the spread is 3 pips, then your net spread is only 2 pips.

Many traders initially believe there must be higher costs elsewhere to compensate, however they soon find there is no catch and Forex rebates truly reduce the costs of the transaction and improve their bottom line.

How do IG (ig.com) rebates work?

When you link a new or existing forex trading account to us the broker pays us part of their spread or commission profit for every trade you make as compensation for referring a customer to them. We then share the majority of our revenue with you, paying you a cash rebate for each trade you make as thank you for signing up with us.

Unlike some of our competitors your spreads will never increase as a result of using our service! The only difference is: as our client you earn extra cash per trade, making trading through us more profitable than opening direct with the broker. Founded in 2007, we are the original and leading provider of forex rebates. We pay rebates to over 100,000 accounts and traders love our helpful 24 hour live chat, telephone and email support.

How much IG (ig.com) rebates can I earn?

Use our forex rebate calculator to estimate your IG (ig.com) rebate earnings:

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Are IG (ig.com) rebates a scam; do my spreads increase?

IG (ig.com) rebates paid by legitimate rebate providers are not a scam, however scams do exist. The most common scam is a rebate provider that marks up the spread or commission in order to pay a higher rebate than competitors. Many brokers do allow a referring party, or rebate provider, to markup costs to traders they refer. Obviously this defeats the purpose of the service provided by the rebate provider and thus jeopardizes the viability of the rebate provider’s reputation and business, so a reliable provider wouldn’t consider this. Besides this, certain rebate providers may not pay on time, or not at all. This is why it’s important to choose a reliable provider.

When working with a trustworthy rebate provider, there is no ‘catch’. It is more beneficial to a trader’s financial position to work with a rebate provider than solely with the forex broker.

Are there any other benefits to signing up for IG (ig.com) rebates?

It depends on the rebate provider. Due to our unique relationship with many brokers, we have often mediated between brokers and clients in order to help successfully resolve client issues, including clients who are having withdrawal issues. Brokers are often very fast to respond to us, since we typically have many clients with them. Our knowledgeable support team is available 24 hours per day in 8 native languages & 23 total languages for any questions. We also offer trading tools, calculators, reviews and a robust forex education section.

How are forex rebates paid?

Because we deal with so many traders in so many different countries and serve 23 languages we have to cover a wide array of options. Here’s what we offer:

Forex rebate options vary per broker:

Monthly cash back Payments are credited and sent automatically by the 12 of the month following the month rebates are earned in.
Spread or commission reduction The trader actually receives reduced commissions and/or spreads. This is an exciting option offered by some of our top brokers.
Paid direct to brokerage account Cashback is credited directly to the trader’s brokerage account, typically between 1-7 days after the trade is closed. This is another exciting options offered by some of our top brokers.

In the case of the ‘Monthly cash back’ rebate option, monthly payments can be paid via bank wire, Paypal, Skrill, Sticpay, China Unionpay, and Neteller. Some payment methods such as bank wire carries fees and often traders set a custom minimum payment amount in order to accumulate rebates and withdraw their rebates less often than monthly.

IG (ig.com) Profile

Company Name IG US LLC
Year Founded 2017
Office Locations United Kingdom, United States
Account Currency USD
Client funds bank BMO HARRIS
Support Languages English
Funding Methods Bank Wire, ACH, Debit Card
Financial Instruments Forex
24 hour support
Segregated Accounts
Islamic Accounts
Accepts Canadian clients
Accepts Japanese Clients
Non expiring demo
Cent accounts
Negative balance protection
Social trading
Regulatory deposit insurance
Trailing stops
Bonuses
Interest on margin
Fixed spread
Variable spread

IG (ig.com) Account types

  IG
Maximum leverage50:1
Mobile PlatformMT4 Mobile, IG Apps
Trading PlatformMT4, IG Web-based
Spread TypeVariable Spread
Minimum Deposit250
Minimum Trade Size0.01
Trailing Stops
Scalping Allowed
Hedging Allowed
Islamic Accounts
  IG
Maximum leverage 50:1
Trading platform MT4IG Web-based
Mobile platform MT4 MobileIG Apps
Spread type Variable Spread
Minimum deposit 250
Minimum Trade Size 0.01
Trailing Stops
Scalping Allowed
Hedging Allowed
Islamic Accounts

IG (ig.com) User rating

4.3

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