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Qtrade® Direct Investing

Build your own investment portfolio from the ground up.

Get affordable access to markets

Choose individual investments to build your wealth. Through Qtrade®  Direct Investing, it’s easy to trade stocks, bonds, exchange-traded funds (ETFs), mutual funds, guaranteed investment certificates (GICs), options, and initial public offerings (IPOs). Find new investing ideas, check analysts’ recommendations, and review technical data to make informed investing decisions for yourself.

  • You make all the decisions
  • Powerful planning and research tools
  • Mobile apps to track investments
  • Friendly, knowledgeable support
Additional information:
  • $8.75 stock trades for everyone
  • $6.95 stock trades for active traders
  • Award-winning trading experience
  • Registered and non-registered accounts

Check out the latest promotion from Qtrade®

  • Cashback offer (up to $2,000 cashback)
  • Offer available from Nov. 24, 2022 to Mar. 1, 2023
  • Offer available to both new and existing Qtrade Direct Investing clients
  • Terms & Conditions can be found here

To qualify:

  1. Open a new Qtrade account by Mar 1, 2023
  2. Deposit/transfer minimum $5,000 in new assets by Mar 31, 2023
  3. Keep the assets in the account until Sept 30, 2023
  4. Cash bonus is paid around the end of Oct 2023

Bonus Funding tier  
$2,000 $1,000,000 +  
$1,000 $500,000 - $999,000  
$700 $250,000 - $499,000  
$500 $100,000 - $249,000  
$250 $50,000 - $99,000  
$150 $5,000 - $49,000  
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Low-cost portfolios

Prefer a ready-made portfolio? Try Qtrade® Guided Portfolios

Invest in a hands-off portfolio that matches your goals. Let sophisticated software recommend a diversified mix of investments, and then monitor and rebalance it for you.

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Meet our partner

Whether you’re an experienced do-it-yourself investor or are about to make your first online trade, it helps to be on the best platform. Qtrade® Direct Investing gets consistently high rankings from independent reviewers such as The Globe and Mail, MoneySense, Surviscor because it’s simple to use and has all the features online investors need. 

Ways to bank with us

The many ways you can access your accounts, documents, statements, and more:
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Wealth planning

Work with a Wealth Advisor

Whether you’ve been building your investment portfolio for years, or you’re just getting started, there’s more to a wealth plan than putting money away for retirement. We’re here to help.

How to reach us

Call our Member Service Centre

Toll free
1 888 440 4480

Monday to Friday
8 am - 8 pm

Saturday 9 am - 5 pm

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Online brokerage services are offered through Qtrade Direct Investing, a division of Credential Qtrade Securities Inc., Member of the Canadian Investor Protection Fund.