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IG Group wins Top Employer Award for eighth year in a row


London, 17 February 2016 – IG Group, a global leader in online trading, has been recognised as one of the UK’s top 100 employers by The Top Employers Institute for the eighth year in a row. 

Established in 1991, the ‘Top Employers’ certification is designed to recognise the best employers around the world in the field of Human Resource management and employee conditions. The Top Employers Institute uses objective research to recognise and certify excellence in HR management, annually appraising companies to ensure the highest quality standards are maintained.

This year IG Group were found to nurture and develop talent throughout all levels of the organisation, provide exceptional employee conditions, demonstrate leadership in the HR environment, strive to optimise its employment practices and develop its employees.  

Michelle Eardley, interim head of HR, commented “To have been certified one of the UK’s top employers is a great achievement. To have been recognised this way for eight years running is something we’re incredibly proud of, and an achievement we hope to build on for future years."

IG Group has a workforce of over 1,400 staff across 17 worldwide offices. The company provides an award-winning multi-platform trading offering for nearly 140,000 clients across the world.