All thrill and no risk makes everyone a happy trader

Whether you’re new to the market or looking to find your new favourite trading tool, Questrade’s risk-free practice accounts are a great place to start. Test the markets as if you’re trading in real life, get a full, first-hand experience with our platforms, and play around with all the different features. See exactly what you get as a client.

The best part is, you get CAD $500,000 and USD $500,000 virtual cash for stocks and options. Dip into the FX & CFD markets and we’ll give you another USD $50,000. That’s over $1 million and 30 days to use it. Take your practice account anywhere you go: it’s available on all devices.

So live a little. With no risk and no commitment, you have nothing to lose. That’s a win-win.

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Trading with Questrade

The place for every trader. Whether you’re on your desktop, laptop or tablet, your settings are saved across your devices, so you can dive into the same trading environment no matter where you’re practicing.

In addition to our fully-integrated trading environment, we offer specialized standalone trading platforms, each with their own unique features:

IQ Edge

This is the big time. A desktop trading platform for active and pro traders, with advanced order types, options templates, customizable workspaces, charting, drawings, studies, and streaming simulated data. This is everything you need in a training tool.

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The forex market is growing at an astounding pace — which is why so many stocks and options traders are turning to FX and CFDs. This web-based demo is loaded with $50,000 virtual USD, has more than 30 major currencies and features one click dealing, real time pricing, a streamlined order entry screen and real-time reports available 7 days a week 24 hours a day.

QuestradeFX PRO

Take it up a notch with the PRO version of QuestradeFX, a desktop platform for new and experienced FX and CFD traders alike. Start by customizing your platform and charting to a specific market, set limit and stop orders by rate, pips or dollar P&L, then test the suite of reporting tools. The free trial also has $50,000 virtual USD to get you started.

Questrade MetaTrader 4

The bar has officially been raised. Our new FX and CFD desktop platform, Questrade MetaTrader 4 (MT4) is equipped with real-time data, technical analysis tools, and an EA-optimized environment for customized or off-the-shelf automated strategies. Test the world of currency, commodity, energy and index trading with a free MT4 trial funded with a USD $50,000 virtual account balance.