Qtrade Direct Investing

Stop thinking about getting in the markets.

Start investing online today.

Open an account

Act on your ideas

Invest with the confidence of well-informed ideas​

Get started  Get started

Open an account and add your funds. You’ll be trading in just a few days.

Grow what you know  Grow what you know

An informed investor is a confident investor. Explore our resources and analytics tools to expand your knowledge and test your ideas 24/7.

Enjoy the experience  Enjoy the experience

An easy-to-use and intuitive platform, supported by our highly experienced team.

Ready to give online investing a go?
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Learn, invest and grow

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Build your confidence with helpful tools and calculators​

Learn as you go, with guides and how-to videos that will give you the confidence of knowledge designed at your own pace.

Plus you get great tools built into your account that lets you test your portfolio and create hypothetical scenarios to develop your ideas. 

Learn more about how our tools can help you make the most out of your investments. 

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Your money is safe with Qtrade

So many Canadian investors trust Qtrade because they know their investments are safe with us.

  • Strongest available encryption technology.
  • Multi-factor authentication and secure messaging.
  • Account monitoring, anti-virus and anti-malware protection and automatic logout.
  • Qtrade is a member of CIPF - giving you $1 million in deposit insurance.

Trusted by the best in the business.

For more than 20 years, Qtrade has been the trusted online brokerage partner for over 200 financial institutions and credit unions. Qtrade is owned by Aviso Wealth which is entrusted with $95+ billion of investment assets on behalf of 500,000 clients.

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