Industry Experts

Turn to our market experts for insights, knowledge – and answers.

Scotia iTRADE® leads the way with access to market experts who share the proven investing ideas used by the pros. Most experts have over 10 years of experience in the financial services industry with areas of specialization that include ETFs, Fixed Income, Technical Analysis, Options and many more.

For more information about our experts, see the "Expert Bios" tab below.

Introducing Ask The Expert With the new Ask the Expert service1, you now have more access to industry-leading knowledge and expertise. If you have a question or need clarification concerning a specific type of investment, our experts will be happy to answer your question.

To submit a question, see the "Ask The Expert" tab below.




Thank you in advance for using Ask The Expert1, a new way to tap into the knowledge and experience of our team of industry experts.

Please note, our experts cannot answer questions regarding your personal portfolio, nor can they recommend any strategies or securities.  Some examples of questions you may consider asking:


  • What is the difference between an ETF and a mutual fund?
  • How do interest rates affect bond performance?
  • What is an Iron Condor?

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You will receive a reply within 3-4 business days. If you are requesting an answer from a specific expert, it may take slightly longer.

We hope Ask The Expert becomes another source of valuable investing knowledge for you!



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  • 1 The information provided by the Industry Experts is provided by independent third parties that are not affiliated with Scotia Capital Inc. or any of its affiliates. No information shared or communicated to you by any of the Industry Experts constitutes a recommendation by Scotia iTRADE to buy, sell or hold any security, financial product or instrument referred to therein. No information shared or communicated to you by any Industry Expert is, or should be construed, as an offer, or a solicitation of an offer, to buy or sell securities by Scotia iTRADE. Scotia iTRADE 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 information, data, opinions, views, advice or other content provided by any third party, including the Industry Experts (collectively the "Content"), are solely those of such third party and not of Scotia Capital Inc. or its affiliates, and Scotia Capital Inc. and its affiliates accept no liability in respect thereof. Neither Scotia Capital Inc. nor its affiliates accept any liability for any investment loss arising from any use of the Content. No endorsement or approval by Scotia Capital Inc. or any of its affiliates of any third party product, service, website or Content is expressed or implied by any information, material or content contained in, available through, included with, linked to or referred to in the Content,  on the Scotia iTRADE website or in any other Scotia iTRADE communication. Scotia iTRADE is a division of Scotia Capital Inc.
  • 2 Unless otherwise expressly stated by Scotia iTRADE, webinars and other educational tools and resources ("Content") are provided by independent third parties unaffiliated with Scotia Capital Inc. or any of its affiliates (collectively "Scotia Capital"). Scotia Capital neither endorses or approves nor is liable for any third party, third party products, services, or Content, or investment loss arising from use of the Content. Any information, data, opinions, views, advice, recommendations or other content provided by a third party are solely those of such third party and not Scotia Capital, which accepts no liability in respect thereof. See http://www.scotiabank.com/itrade/en/0,,3696,00.html.