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Other online brokers allow you to cancel an order *at any time* -- they queue the order if the exchange is closed. IG, for some reason, doesn't allow this. 

Is there something I am missing?

For me, not being able to cancel an order at any time is a massive inconvenience. Often I am too busy in the mornings to wait for the exchange to open. 

Surely I am not the only person with this issue. 

Ian

 

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On 07/09/2022 at 07:41, Razzarino said:

Other online brokers allow you to cancel an order *at any time* -- they queue the order if the exchange is closed. IG, for some reason, doesn't allow this. 

Is there something I am missing?

For me, not being able to cancel an order at any time is a massive inconvenience. Often I am too busy in the mornings to wait for the exchange to open. 

Surely I am not the only person with this issue. 

Ian

 

Does no-one have any advice about this? Was hoping this forum might actually be helpful. 

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