IG’s revenue in Q3 ahead in all regions except the UK
Mar 23 2017 09:20:36 Jonathan Smith in Brokers
Leading spread betting and CFD provider IG Group (LON:IGG) announced key financial data for the quarter of FY 2017 that ended on February 28th. The company’s total revenue in Q3 was 3.8% down compared to the strongest quarter of the prior year, coming in at £117.4 million.
IG Partners with m-Finance, a trading solutions provider in Greater China
Mar 06 2017 13:45:50 Jonathan Smith in Brokers
One of the largest forex, CFD and spread betting providers, IG, has partnered with m-Finance, a Hong Kong-based forex/bullion trading solutions provider in Greater China.
Client feedback is driving the development of IG’s new web platform
Feb 15 2017 09:05:36 Jonathan Smith in Brokers
In a note to its clients, IG, one of the largest forex, CFD and spread betting providers, announced some key features of its new web platform, as well as tools which are currently in development.
IG offers Snapchat CFD as grey market trading ahead of eventual March IPO
Feb 09 2017 14:05:32 Jonathan Smith in Brokers
IG, one of the largest forex, CFD and spread betting (UK only) brokers, announced it is launching CFD trading and spread betting on the eventual IPO of the technology company Snap Inc. that stands behind the Snapchat mobile application.
IG kills binary options for new clients, reports record H1 FY17 revenue
Jan 24 2017 10:53:21 Jonathan Smith in Brokers
IG, one of the largest forex, CFD and spread betting (UK only) brokers, announced it stops offering its binary products across the world, except in the US and Japan.
IG urges its clients to take a stand with regards to FCA’s proposals
Jan 13 2017 08:36:04 Jonathan Smith in Brokers
Major brokerage IG Group (LON:IGG) encourages its clients to share their opinions about the recent proposal from the Financial Conduct Authority (FCA) to raise margin requirements for CFDs and spread betting, among other things.
IG Group renames binary options to “Digital 100s”
Jan 12 2017 10:44:34 Jonathan Smith in Brokers
IG Group, one of Europe's largest forex, CFD and spread betting (UK only) brokers has rebranded its binary options products and now calls them “Digital 100s”.
IG’s Nadex ends 2016 with record-high trading volumes
Jan 12 2017 08:41:45 Jonathan Smith in Market
The North America Derivatives Exchange (Nadex), one of only two US-regulated binary options exchanges, announced this week that its trading volumes in December have set a new all-time record.
IG and ActivTrades hike margins ahead of Italian referendum
Nov 25 2016 13:10:02 Stanimir Zhelev in Brokers
In order to protect their clients from the expected volatility in relation to the forthcoming referendum in Italy, UK-based brokerages IG and ActivTrades announced they are temporarily increasing margin requirements on select instruments.
FXCM closes on sale of DailyFX to IG, almost half of its debt to Leucadia repaid
Oct 31 2016 08:30:53 Stanimir Zhelev in Brokers
Leading global brokerage FXCM (NASDAQ:FXCM) announced on Monday it has finalized the sale of news and research portal DailyFX to IG Group (LON:IGG) for $40 million. On closing, FXCM received $36 million in cash and will get additional $4 million on completion of certain migration requirements.
IG hikes FTSE, Germany 30, EUR, GBP margins ahead of US presidential elections
Oct 20 2016 14:49:37 Stanimir Zhelev in Brokers
Leading UK brokerage IG Group plans to increase margin requirements for certain forex and contracts for difference (CFDs) ahead of US elections due to expectations of high market volatility. The broker will introduce the new margins on 28 October and again on the Elections day, 4 November.
IG enhances its MT4 platform with 18 bespoke apps
Oct 11 2016 12:28:15 Stanimir Zhelev in Brokers
Leading UK brokerage IG announced on Monday that their MetaTrader 4 package now features lower spreads, better technology and more features and products to choose from. IG clients are now able to access new markets like oil, the China 300 and 24-hour indices, and to use spreads as low as 0.
FXCM sells DailyFX to IG Group for $40 mln
Sep 30 2016 09:03:34 Stanimir Zhelev in Brokers
Leading US forex broker FXCM (NASDAQ:FXCM) announced on Friday it has signed an agreement to sell its trading news and research portal DailyFX to the most profitable UK brokerage, IG Group (LON:IGG), for $40 million.