This Day On The Street
Continue to site
This account is pending registration confirmation. Please click on the link within the confirmation email previously sent you to complete registration.
Need a new registration confirmation email? Click here

IG Wins Awards For Best Spread Betting Provider And Best App

LONDON, December 7, 2012 /PRNewswire/ --

IG, a world-leading provider of financial spread betting, contracts for difference (CFDs) and forex, has won Best Spread Betting Provider and Best Spread Betting App in this year's prestigious Investors Chronicle and Financial Times awards.

Managing director of IG, Tim Hughes: "I am pleased our spread-betting service has gained this recognition. It confirms that our drive for quality in everything we do, from our transparency in dealing to our best-in-class trading platforms, has made its mark in the wider financial industry.

"Our range of customised mobile apps are going from strength to strength, with 25% of all orders placed with IG this year being placed on a mobile device."

Editor of Investors Chronicle, John Hughman: "The FT/IC Investment Awards are a great way for our readers to let others know about the good value deals, quality service and new trading platforms they get from their stockbrokers and other financial services providers."

The Investors Chronicle and Financial Times Investment Awards exist to give public recognition to those financial service providers who offer excellent service and value for money.

Readers of the Investors Chronicle and the Financial Times are required to complete detailed questionnaires detailing their views on the providers they use. The criteria used include financial security, range of services and commissions and charges. The scores are then collated by an independent research agency and the winners identified.


About IG Group

IG Group is a world-leading provider of financial spread betting, contracts for difference (CFDs) and forex.  Founded in 1974, IG Group is an established member of the FTSE 250 with headquarters in London and offices across Europe as well as in the US, Japan, Singapore and Australia. 

Summary of brands in 2012

1 of 2

Check Out Our Best Services for Investors

Action Alerts PLUS

Portfolio Manager Jim Cramer and Director of Research Jack Mohr reveal their investment tactics while giving advanced notice before every trade.

Product Features:
  • $2.5+ million portfolio
  • Large-cap and dividend focus
  • Intraday trade alerts from Cramer
Quant Ratings

Access the tool that DOMINATES the Russell 2000 and the S&P 500.

Product Features:
  • Buy, hold, or sell recommendations for over 4,300 stocks
  • Unlimited research reports on your favorite stocks
  • A custom stock screener
Stocks Under $10

David Peltier uncovers low dollar stocks with serious upside potential that are flying under Wall Street's radar.

Product Features:
  • Model portfolio
  • Stocks trading below $10
  • Intraday trade alerts
14-Days Free
Only $9.95
14-Days Free
Dividend Stock Advisor

David Peltier identifies the best of breed dividend stocks that will pay a reliable AND significant income stream.

Product Features:
  • Diversified model portfolio of dividend stocks
  • Updates with exact steps to take - BUY, HOLD, SELL
Trifecta Stocks

Every recommendation goes through 3 layers of intense scrutiny—quantitative, fundamental and technical analysis—to maximize profit potential and minimize risk.

Product Features:
  • Model Portfolio
  • Intra Day Trade alerts
  • Access to Quant Ratings
Real Money

More than 30 investing pros with skin in the game give you actionable insight and investment ideas.

Product Features:
  • Access to Jim Cramer's daily blog
  • Intraday commentary and news
  • Real-time trading forums
Only $49.95
14-Days Free
14-Days Free


Chart of I:DJI
DOW 17,798.49 -14.90 -0.08%
S&P 500 2,090.57 +1.70 0.08%
NASDAQ 5,128.6240 +12.4810 0.24%

Free Reports

Top Rated Stocks Top Rated Funds Top Rated ETFs