Practice Accounts

Put our trading platform – and your investing skills – to the test risk-free.
  • Get a fictional portfolio in CAD and USD funds
  • Access our cutting-edge trading tools
  • Integrated with your existing account

Enroll for a Scotia iTRADE Practice Account with a fictional portfolio worth $100,000 CAD and $100,000 USD and you'll be able to try our cutting-edge tools risk-free!

Equities Screener interface
  • Access most of the features of a regular Scotia iTRADE account, including the latest market research and news
  • Hone your skills and build your confidence as a self-directed investor
  • Reset your account and start over at any time
  • Place, modify and cancel market and limit orders for equities and options listed on Canadian and US stock exchanges
  • Buy, sell and switch mutual funds from all fund families that are available at Scotia iTRADE
  • View our fixed income inventory and IPO offerings
  • Monitor holdings and track profits and losses in your Practice Account
  • Research and analyze stocks, access current market and economic news, and view sample research reports
  • Use our equities, ETFs and mutual funds screeners to find investment ideas

Enroll for a Practice Account
Enrolling for a Scotia iTRADE Practice Account is simple, with just a few easy steps.


Are you an existing Scotia iTRADE client?

Log on to the Scotia iTRADE site
1. Go to the Accounts > Account Summary page
2. Click on the link to "Enroll for a Practice Account today"
3. Once you are on the Enrollment page:

  • Verify your email address
  • Acknowledge that you agree to the Terms & Conditions by checking the box
  • Select the "Enroll" button to complete the enrollment process

Alternatively, you can go to Manage My Accounts > Additional Services > Scotia iTRADE. Once there,
select the "Enroll Practice Account" option and follow the steps above.


Are you a Scotiabank Online Banking customer?

Log on to Scotia OnLine
1. Go to the Accounts > Account Summary page
2. Click on the link to "Enroll for a Practice Account today"
3. Once you are on the Enrollment page:

  • Enter your email address or verify if already provided.
  • Acknowledge that you agree to the Terms & Conditions by checking the box
  • Select the "Enroll" button to complete the enrollment process

Alternatively, you can go to Manage My Accounts > Additional Services > Scotia iTRADE. Once there,
select the "Enroll Practice Account" option and follow the steps above.

Enroll for a Practice Account today!

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