Easy and Powerful Website Trading

Experience trading with our truly unique, fully integrated online platform.
  • Intuitive navigation
  • Trade with a few
    simple clicks
  • Transfer funds in
    real-time
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View your entire financial picture with one screen, with one simple sign-on.

It's your customized snapshot – Scotia iTRADE® offers a fully integrated online trading service that brings together tools, resources, trading, and investing education – all in one place, just for you. You can also easily transfer funds from bank accounts to brokerage accounts, with just a few simple clicks.

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Everything you need, everything you want – right at your fingertips.

  • Enjoy convenient, fast, and reliable account access and intuitive navigation
  • Execute online trades with a few
    simple clicks
  • Access up-to-the minute news, analysis and tools1
  • Easily transfer funds between your brokerage and banking accounts in
    real-time
Screenshot of the web-based workspaceIntuitive Online Navigation and Trading
  • Intuitive navigation with a Quick Menu to your account-related functions and symbol-related functions
  • Buy and sell Canadian and U.S. equities, ETFs, and options2 on major
    North American exchanges, as well as mutual funds, New Issues, and
    Fixed Income
  • Execute online trades with a few simple clicks
Screenshot of Market Data and Watch Lists Trading Order Entry and Status Screens
  • Order ticket auto-generates quotes and intraday charts with Market Depth quotes available on Canadian equities
  • Smart order ticket dropdowns streamline and expedite your order entry
  • Comprehensive Fixed Income selection filters
  • Orders from all accounts consolidated into one view
  • Extensive filters to drill down on specific orders
  • Expand / collapse individual orders to get order details
Screenshot of Streaming Quotes and News Up-to-the Minute News, Analysis and Tools1
  • Equity, ETF and Mutual Fund Screeners
  • Set real-time Stock Alerts using a selection of different triggers
  • Research reports from Reuters, Sabrient, ValuEngine, Scotiabank Global Banking & Markets, and ResearchTeam Consensus Reports
  • Comprehensive news feeds from Reuters, DowJones and Midnight Trader
  • Enhanced charting
Screenshot of Advanced Charting Real-time Funds Transfer
  • Manage and transfer funds between your brokerage and banking accounts in real-time
Screenshot of Advanced Charting Paperless Record Keeping
  • View your investment documents online with Scotia eDocuments, our paperless record keeping service

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  • A ScotiaCard. You can obtain one at any Scotiabank branch.
  • Name and contact information
  • Social Insurance Number (with your Social Security Number for U.S. Citizens)
  • A photocopy of your Canadian photo identification (Driver's License (both sides), Passport, Age of Majority Card, Citizenship Card, Permanent Residence Card)
  • A Scotiabank deposit bank account or a cheque deposited and cleared from another Canadian Financial Institution
  • Credit Bureau history extending back more than six months or photo identification verified by a Scotiabank employee
  • Online Easy-to-follow steps. 100% safe and secure. Apply online
  • Phone We'll help you complete your application 1.888.769.3723 Mon - Fri (8:30 a.m. - 5 p.m. EST)
  • In person Make an appointment at your local Scotiabank branch Find a branch Or visit our Investor Information Centre at:

    48 Yonge Street
    Toronto, ON
    Mon - Fri (8:30 a.m. - 5 p.m. EST)

  • 1 All research, analysis, charting, reports, estimates, commentary, information, strategies, data, opinions and news (collectively, the "Research") are provided to you for general informational purposes only and do not address the circumstances of any particular investor. Except for Scotia Capital research, all Research has been prepared and supplied by independent third parties that are not affiliated with Scotia Capital Inc. or any of its affiliates, and accordingly may not have been, and no representation is made that such Research has been, prepared in accordance with Canadian disclosure requirements. Neither the Research nor the profiles of the third party research providers have been endorsed or approved by Scotia Capital Inc., and Scotia Capital Inc. is not responsible for the content thereof or for any third party products or services. Scotia Capital research is provided by Scotia Capital Inc. Scotia iTRADE is a division of Scotia Capital Inc. Scotia Capital Inc. and/or its affiliates may have acted as financial advisor and/or underwriter for certain of the corporations mentioned in the Research and may have received and may receive remuneration for same. Scotia Capital Inc., its affiliates and/or their respective officers, directors and/or employees may from time to time acquire, hold or sell securities mentioned as principal or agent. Nothing in the Research constitutes a recommendation by Scotia Capital Inc. to buy, sell or hold any security discussed therein, and the Research neither is, nor should be construed, as an offer, or a solicitation of an offer, to buy or sell securities by Scotia Capital Inc. Scotia Capital Inc. does not make any determination of your general investment needs and objectives, or provide advice or recommendations regarding the purchase or sale of any security, financial, legal, tax or accounting advice, or advice regarding the suitability or profitability of any particular investment or investment strategy. You will not solicit any such advice from Scotia iTRADE and in making investment decisions, you will consult with and rely upon your own advisors and not Scotia iTRADE. You are fully responsible for any investment decisions that you make and any profits or losses that may result. Any opinions, views, advice or other content provided by a third party are solely those of such third party, and Scotia Capital Inc. neither endorses nor accepts any liability in respect thereof. No endorsement or approval by Scotia Capital Inc. or any of its affiliates of any third party product, service, website or information is expressed or implied by any information, material or content contained in, available through, included with, linked to or referred to in the Research, on the Scotia iTRADE website or in any other Scotia iTRADE communication. Neither Scotia Capital Inc. nor its affiliates accept any liability for any investment loss arising from any use of the Research or its contents.
  • 2 Options involve risk, are not suitable for all investors and are intended for sophisticated investors. Before trading options, please carefully review the Options Account Agreement contained in the Customer Agreements and Disclosure Documents brochure.
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