IG Group Holdings Plc provides an online trading platform which offers access to financial markets including shares, indices, foreign exchange, commodities, and binaries. It operates through the following geographical segments: UK; Europe, Middle East, and Africa (EMEA); Asia Pacific (APAC); and the United States of America (US). The UK segment comprises the group's local trading activities in the United Kingdom. The EMEA segment handles the group's local trading activities in Ireland, France, Germany, Italy, Luxembourg, Spain, Sweden, Switzerland, United Arab Emirates, and South Africa. The APAC segment manages the group's local trading activities in Australia, Singapore, and Japan. The U.S. segment deals with the group's local trading activities in the U.S. The company was founded in 1974 and is headquartered in London, United Kingdom.