Platform Fees

Enjoy competitive pricing on all our platform features and services.
  • Up to 500 free trades
    or $500 cash1
  • Powerful Platforms
  • Professional User Fees2 from USD $20.00

Scotia iTRADE® Monthly Platform Fees3

Trades or Total Assets per Quarter
30 – 149
or >$250k
9 – 29
0 – 8
Scotia iTRADE FlightDesk Premium Service Free Free $39.95 $69.95 $79.95
Scotia iTRADE FlightDesk Standard Service Free Free Free $29.95 $39.95
Scotia iTRADE Trading Desk Free Free Free Free Free

Professional User Fees

Professional users are subject to additional market data fees levied by the exchanges. Please contact Scotia iTRADE at 1.888.769.3723 if you have questions on professional users or the application of these fees.

Prices listed are in the currency of the applicable exchange or ECN.

NASDAQ Level 1 USD $20.00
NASDAQ Level 2 USD $50.00
NYSE USD $127.25
AMEX USD $30.20
TSX CAD $42.00
TSX Market Book (Level 2) CAD $48.00
TSX Venture CAD $25.00
TSX Venture Market Book (Level 2) CAD $25.00
MX Options Level 1 CAD $35.00
MX Options Level 2 CAD $45.00
  • 1 Conditions apply. Offer valid  if you are a new Scotia iTRADE® client who did not have a Scotia iTRADE account prior to June 13, 2015 (provided any accounts opened between June 13, 2015 and September 14, 2015 have not been funded) and if you  (i) open one or more NEW ScotiaiTRADE account(s) excluding Cash Optimizer Investment accounts (each, a "New Account") by December 31, 2015  and fund the New Account(s) by February 29, 2016  with at least CAD $15,000/$50,000/$100,000/$250,000 (respectively) in cash or in Net Equity (cheque deposit, electronic funds transfer or transfer of assets) ("Minimum Amount"), from an account that is not held at Scotia iTRADE and (ii) then maintain the Minimum Amount  in assets that you deposited in your New Account(s) during the entire period between the date when you funded your New Account(s) and August 30, 2016 (the "Required Period") (1) $75/$125/$250/$500 (respectively, based on minimum amount funded) cash will be deposited directly into your new applicable account by September 30, 2016 OR the commissions associated with the first 75/125/250/501 (respectively, based on minimum amount funded) online commissionable trades of Equities, Options and ETFs placed within 120 days of the date when you funded your New Account(s) with the appropriate Minimum Amount will be credited back to the your new applicable account to a maximum amount of $9.99 per trade in the currency of the account (maximum total commission rebate of $749.25/$1248.75/$2497.50/$5005 (respectively, based on minimum amount funded); (2) you will get free access to Scotia iTRADE FlightDesk® for a minimum of 90 days from the date when you funded the New Account(s) with the Minimum Amount and (3) the amount of the transfer-in fee charged by another Canadian broker will be credited to your New Account by September 30, 2016 (up to $150 per client) subject to Scotia iTRADE's receipt of the documentation evidencing such transfer-in fee. Scotia iTRADE reserves the right to charge you all or part of the commissions associated with the first 75/125/250/501 (respectively, based on minimum amount funded) online trades completed within 120 days of funding your New Account(s) (when such commissions were previously credited back to your New Account(s)) if the conditions of the offer, including but not limited to, the requirement to maintain the appropriate Minimum Amount in your New Account(s) or account during the Required Period, are not complied with. Scotia iTRADE reserves the right to modify and/or cancel this offer at any time without notice in its sole discretion. New clients must enter the promotional code FTN-F15 for the free trades offer OR NC-F15 for the cash back offer when submitting the New Account application to qualify.  To qualify for this offer, you must be eligible to open a Scotia iTRADE account, maintain all of your accounts at Scotia iTRADE in good standing, not be in a disallowed debit position and not have any outstanding margin calls due. This offer has no cash redemption value. This offer cannot be transferred or combined with any other promotional offer (excluding Refer-A-Friend). Limited to one offer per client. In case of joint account only one account holder will be entitled to receive cash back or free trades.

    Prices listed are in the currency of the applicable exchange or ECN.
  • Professional User may be one of the following: An employee of a member of any stock exchange or the Investment Industry Regulatory Organization of Canada (IIROC), or of any business registered under any securities law or regulation. An individual or entity trading in the account as a paid agent for a third party. An individual or entity whose account is in the name of a corporation, partnership or sole proprietorship.
  • 3 Monthly subscription fees. Clients are assessed at the end of every calendar quarter for trades and total assets.
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