Direct Investing Journey
Step 4: Trade

iTrade U

Your plan is complete, you’ve done all your research and you’re ready to place a trade and invest.

Getting into the market

Learn how to place, order, or cancel a trade using the trade order ticket on Scotia Online®.

Launch module
Order types

In this short video or PDF quick guide, you will learn about the two common order types, market orders and limit orders.

Quick guide

Watch video
Developing an exit strategy

Know what your limits are and when you’re ready to get out of the market, then stick to the plan.

Read article
10 most frequent mistakes

Watch this pre-recorded webinar to find out the 10 most frequent mistakes traders and investors make.

Watch webinar
Go to the next stage to learn how to monitor, track, and rebalance your portfolio.
Step 5: Monitor