Diversify and conquer

Build your portfolio from a wide range of investment choices.

Qtrade Investor makes it easy to build a well-diversified portfolio, with access to a wide array of stocks, ETFs, mutual funds, bonds, options and more. Here is a quick overview of the securities you can choose for your Qtrade account.

Investment type

Stocks

Details

  • Canadian stocks listed on the Toronto Stock Exchange (TSX), TSX Venture Exchange (TSXV), Canadian Securities Exchange (CSE), and the Aequitas NEO Exchange
  • U.S. and foreign stocks that trade on the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) and Nasdaq
  • Over-the-counter (OTC) stocks
  • Rights and warrants

Learn more about stocks →

Trading commissions

  • $8.75 for everyone
  • $6.95 for investors with larger accounts or who trade more frequently

ETFsExchange-traded funds

Details

  • 100 commission-free ETFs
  • All ETFs on Canadian and U.S. exchanges

List of commission-free ETFs →

Trading commissions

  • 100 commission-free ETFs
  • All others: $8.75 or $6.95

Mutual funds

Details

  • Thousands of funds to choose from
  • Low MER 'Series D' funds available

Trading commissions

No commission

Bonds

Details

  • Canadian and U.S. government and corporate bonds
  • Related products such as commercial paper, strip coupons and treasury bills

Trading commissions

$1 per $1,000 face value
($24.99 min / $250 max)

New issues

Details

  • IPOs (initial public offerings)
  • Secondary or treasury offerings

Trading commissions

No commission

GICsGuaranteed Investment Certificates

Details

  • Flexible options with rates and maturities to suit your needs

Trading commissions

No commission

Options

Details

  • Long calls and puts
  • Spreads
  • Covered writing
  • Uncovered writing

Trading commissions

$8.75 or $6.95,
plus $1.25 per contract