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IG Markets Australia Iphone App Now Available

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IG Markets Australia Iphone App Now Available

Contract for Difference (CFD) trading company, IG Markets, is now offering its new iPhone trading app for download. Available free of charge from the AppStore, the application will offer CFD trading clients a range of facilities including the ability to see prices on the full range of markets, place trades, load real-time charts and also receive breaking news headlines from Reuters.

Tamas Szabo, Chief Executive of IG Markets Australia commented "the popularity of the iPhone has been nothing short of phenomenal. We launched an award-winning browser optimised for the handset in 2009, but this latest move takes our mobile offering to the forefront of mobile technology."

"IG Markets is committed to offering clients the very best trading tools to help them with their CFD trading, consistently offering great value through market-leading software and quality pricing. We are thrilled to be able to launch this exciting new feature," Mr Szabo said.

IG Markets has offered iPhone users access to its trading platform through an optimised browser for a number of years, which was very popular with clients. The next step was creating an easily accessible, downloadable app available from the AppStore. In addition to the next-generation features mentioned above, clients will also be able to:

Place CFD trades on the full IG Markets range of instruments - over 7,000 shares, indices, currencies, commodities and bonds

Open and close CFD positions

Edit and delete working orders

Add stops and limits, including guaranteed stops

View customisable watchlists

See open CFD positions at a glance

View real-time account balances.

An innovator in its field, IG Markets has offered mobile trading since 2004. In addition to the iPhone, IG Markets also supports BlackBerry devices, PDAs and other smartphones, such as those running the Android operating system. The iPhone app is also compatible with Apple's iPad.

About IG Markets Australia:

IG Markets is Australia's No. 1 CFD provider* and an international in financial derivatives, principally Contracts for Difference (CFDs) on over 7,000 global share CFDs, along with indices, forex trading, commodities, options, binaries and more. IG Markets is part of the IG Group, a UK FTSE 250 member with over 120,000 active clients worldwide. For further information please call 1800 601 799 or visit

Apple, the Apple logo, iPod, iPod touch, iPad and iTunes are trademarks of Apple Inc., registered in the U.S. and other countries. iPhone is a trademark of Apple Inc. App Store is a service mark of Apple Inc.

* 29% of CFD traders choose IG Markets as their main provider vs. 20% for the next largest provider - Investment Trends May 2010 CFD Report.

Remember that CFDs are a leveraged product and can result in losses that exceed your initial deposit. CFD Trading may not be suitable for everyone, so please ensure that you fully understand the risks involved.

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