IG Group Holdings plc aspires to become one of the pioneers to launch a trading app for the recently launched Apple watch. The broker offers a diverse spread of brokerage services, ranging from FX to spread-betting and stockbroking. The company hopes to unleash its new app, labeled “IG Apple Watch trading app” by April this year.
This trading app on Apple watch is expected to synchronize with a trader’s existing IG account, which have been previously registered on the iPhone. Consequently, IG promised that the app will be different from the version for the iPhone, as the company has put a lot of effort and research into into the creation of the Apple watch trading app.
Reportedly, the app will only display live, open and tradable markets. These solutions will give the trader easily access to his account, for the purpose of following and monitoring trades on the go. As this technology and trend is developing rapidly, IG Group seek to pioneer a highly innovative trading app on Apple watch.
Additionally, the economic calendar will also be accessible via the Watch, keeping traders informed of the day’s major financial news. Explanatory, clients can follow how these events affect their positions and act on actual figures the moment they're announced. Last but not least, the trading app will provides an easy mode to switch between trading accounts, making it altogether more convenient for the traders on the go!