The advantage is yours

Trade stocks for as low as 1¢ and options as low as $4.95 + 75¢ per contract. We’ve bundled together everything you need to get an edge with the Questrade Advantage, our active trader program. The best commissions available anywhere in Canada, and a few other great perks. Typically, programs for active traders require a minimum trading threshold or account balance. Not here. All you have to do is subscribe to an advanced market data plan and you automatically get the Advantage.

1¢ stock trades or $4.95 options:
Stocks: 1¢ per share, 1¢ minimum / $6.95 maximum
Options: $6.95 plus 75¢ per contract
Stocks: $4.95 flat
Options: $4.95 plus 75¢ per contract

Buy ETFs commission-free

Intraday Trader: plugs into your platform and turns your live streaming data into a personal technical analysis tool.

Data fee rebates: trade a lot? You could get your entire market data fee rebated

Pre-market trading: trade as early as 7:30 a.m. ET

The Advantage dedicated support phone line

No equity or trading minimums

Learn more about all our active trader pricing


How much does the Questrade Advantage cost?
The Advantage is part of any subscription for advanced market data packages.
I registered for advanced market data, now what?

If you register to start your data immediately, then the Advantage starts the next business day. If you register to start at the beginning of the month, then the Advantage (and all the perks) will kick in at the same time.

The default stock commission is $4.95 (flat). If you want the 1¢ min / $6.95 max plan, log in to Questrade and go to the select data package tab. The change will be in effect for the first of the next calendar month.

Do I want the 1¢ stock commission or $4.95 flat?
You know your trading style better than anybody else. If you tend to trade smaller numbers of shares, you likely want the 1¢ plan. If you tend to trade larger numbers of shares, the $4.95 flat plan may be better for you. Remember: if you decide to change your pricing tier during the month, you can do so by logging into Questrade. The change will take effect the 1st of the following month.

The Questrade Advantage program is designed to provide lower pricing for frequent traders. Any manipulation of the spirit of the program may result in a client being removed from the Advantage program.

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