How to Make it Happen

Gain investing confidence and make the most of the tools and resources available from Scotia iTRADE®

Get Started with Scotia iTRADE®

How to open a Scotia iTRADE account?

Opening an account is easy and takes about 15 minutes. Our helpful tips & checklist below could help make the process easier for you.

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How to add funds or transfer money to Scotia iTRADE?

Transferring funds to Scotia iTRADE® is simple. Explore three options to learn how to add funds from a Scotiabank Account or another financial institution.

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How to place a trade on Scotia iTRADE?

Are you considering placing a trade? You can buy or sell stocks on Scotia iTRADE® by following these simple steps. Understand price types and order types here.

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Frequently Asked Questions

Get answers to common questions and concerns.

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Glossary

Not sure about some of the trading terms and language? Refer to our glossary list for definitions of trading terms.

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Forms Library

Simply download the forms you need from our library.

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Most frequently asked tips:

How to place your first trade

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Discover quick and simple trading with Scotia OnLine.

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Get self-started with our how-to videos

Boost your investing know-how and trade with confidence  - watch our educational videos*

 

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How to make a contribution

The 2019 RRSP contribution deadline is March 2, 2020, so make your contribution online with this step by step guide. The 2019 RRSP contribution limit is 18%, to a maximum of $26,500.

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How to make a withdrawal

Learn how to make cash and in-kind RSP de-registrations or TFSA withdrawals.

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Tips to get started:

Account opening tips

If you're new to Scotiabank and Scotia iTRADE, this document has tips to help make the account opening process easier.

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Investment Account Management Tools

Access a host of tools that can help you gain a greater understanding of your account(s) and how well your stocks are performing.

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Education is just a click away

Whether you're a first time investor or experienced trader, you can access free education2 on a broad range of topics to help enhance your skills.

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Helpful tools and resources:

How to use Quotes & Research1

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Optimize your investment decisions by learning more about Quotes & Research, and our equities screener.

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Learn how to maximize alerts

Set up watchlists and market alerts on your account to help you track the market.

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Learn how sustainable investing tools work

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Discover Canada’s first sustainable investing tools for direct investors that helps you combine your financial investments with positive societal impact.

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