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What would you trade with $1,000,000?

You've always wanted to trade. So do it. What better way to test the markets than with $500,000 CAD and $500,000 USD virtual cash for stocks and options markets, and another $50,000 for FX and CFDs. Our practice accounts offer the power and freedom of trading with none of the risk. Questrade IQ practice accounts are good for 30 days, and include desktop and cloud-based software for computers and tablets as well as a mobile web app.

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Questrade IQ Essential

Feel the freedom of trading from any internet connected device with our installation-free web platform. IQ Essential is available for tablets, netbooks, mobile devices, as well as desktop and laptop computers. If your investing style and goals are straightforward, this is your solution.

Questrade 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. Practice accounts are valid for 30 days and can be refreshed indefinitely.

Questrade IQ Web

Feel the power with our web-based platform for anytime, anywhere access. The free practice account is feature-rich, with streaming simulated data, charts, customizable layouts, watch lists – all the tools you need to test the platform. The free trial is good for 30 days and if that’s not enough, no problem. Register for a practice account as many times as you’d like.

Questrade IQ Mobile

Hone your trading skills and finesse your strategies on the go with Questrade IQ Mobile, our web-based mobile trading platform. Research securities, set up watch lists, and enter orders from wherever you want with your BlackBerry, Android or iOS device.

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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.