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Buy and sell stocks online with Canada’s lowest commissions

  • No opening or closing fees
  • No annual RRSP or TFSA account fees
  • Minimum balance of only $1,000
  • Free electronic fund transfer withdrawals

Trade with "Canada's low cost leader for the mainstream investor1"

Stocks


Trade for
/share

min $4.95 to max $9.95 SharesCommission 495 or less$4.95 750$7.50 995 or more $9.95

ETFs


Buy for
FREE

Sell 1¢/share; min $4.95 to max $9.95 

Options


Trade for
$9.95+ $1/contract

Trade more than just stocks, ETFs and options


Mutual funds

$9.95/trade. Deferred Sales Charge fees may apply if withdrawn early. Check the mutual fund's prospectus or fund fact document for more details.

How to trade: You can trade mutual funds right on Questrade Trading under the Mutual funds tab.


Bonds

Minimum $5,000 purchase.

How to trade: To place a bond trade, call the trade desk and please have the following information ready from Questrade's daily Bonds Bulletin - the bond's CUSIP or security number, the issuer's name, maturity date, the coupon, and your order details. View the Bonds Bulletin here


GICs

Free to buy. Minimum $5,000 purchase. Fees may apply if withdrawn early.

How to trade: To place the trade, or for information on available term deposits and GICs, please contact the trade desk. To invest in a term deposit or GIC, please have the following information ready: the amount of money you would like to invest and the term length.


International equities

1% of the trade value. Minimum $195.00 plus applicable exchange or stamp fees, charged in the currency of the account in which the trade is placed.

How to trade: To place an international equity trade, call the trade desk and please have the following information ready: the stock's name, the CUSIP or security number, the market where it trades, and your order details.


IPOs and new issues

Free to buy. Minimum $5,000 purchase.

How to trade: IPO orders can be placed in the IPO Centre


Precious Metals

USD $19.95/trade.

How to trade: To trade your gold or silver stored at the Royal Canadian Mint, call the trade desk. For gold or silver stored at IDS Canada, contact your precious metals dealer to place a trade. Precious metals delivery or storage fee applies.

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Practice trading stocks, ETFs and options

  • Full access to platform features
  • $1,000,000 in virtual cash
  • 100% risk free
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Disclosure

All commissions are charged in the currency of the trade, unless otherwise stated. There is an additional commission for any trade called into the trade desk. Partial fills (orders filled over multiple days) are subject to additional commission charges. Selling U.S. Securities will incur a fee charged by the Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC). Borrow fees may apply if you hold a short investment overnight. Questrade Wealth Management Inc. (QWM) is a registered Portfolio Manager, Investment Fund Manager, and Exempt Market Dealer.
1Rob Carrick, Globe and Mail.
2Exchange and ECN fees may apply.