Choose the best online trading platform with these key factors.
If you want to manage your own investments, how do you choose the best online broker?
We recommend that you consider six factors:
Listen to the industry experts
Finding the best online brokerages based on these criteria can be a bit of a chore. Fortunately, there are good third-party evaluations to turn to, including annual rankings of online brokerages from The Globe and Mail, Surviscor and MoneySense.
Best in class
Qtrade has consistently received strong reviews from industry evaluations.
Take the example of The Globe and Mail, which has been publishing columnist Rob Carrick’s review of online brokers for well over a decade. Over those years, Qtrade has continually finished in the top-tier, including nine number-one rankings.
No other broker is good in so many different areas and no other broker makes such consistent year-by-year improvements."
— Rob Carrick grades Canada’s online brokerages, January 31, 2020.
Published on behalf of the Globe & Mail. Read the full article here.