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Get up to $2,000 cash and $4.99 stock and ETF commission pricing OR up to 500 free stock and ETF trades*.

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How to use Scotia iTRADE?

Explore our online resources and step-by-step guides to help you manage your investments on your own.

Tools & Research

Analyst resources, technical analysis, and investing ideas are available at your fingertips to empower you to direct invest.

Practice accounts

Try online investing risk-free. Build your investing skills and test our trading platforms without using real money.

Helpful articles & videos

Understanding the stock market

Learn the fundamentals of the stock market, so you can optimize your success.


How to develop an exit strategy

Explore ways you can exit an investment at the right time with these insightful planning pointers.


How the RRSP Home Buyer's Plan can help you

Its main goal is to help new home buyers like you take advantage of the savings you have when you need them the most.

What's New

Discover our latest enhancements, tools & resources to help you trade with confidence.

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Manage investment on your own terms.

Our powerful trading platform lets you manage your investments from a computer or mobile device with integrated banking and trading all on one screen.

Invest in yourself.

Scotia iTRADE U offers a wealth of free educational tools and resources including articles, videos, webinars, and the Knowledge Navigator to help you find the educational path to your direct investing goals.

Achieve your investment goals.

Whatever your investing for, Scotia iTRADE offers an account that will meet – and often exceed – your expectations. Discover Canada’s first sustainable investing tools for direct investors.