Scotia iTRADE®

Trade and direct invest online. At Scotia iTRADE®, we’re committed to helping you achieve your investment goals. With a Scotia iTRADE account, you’ll benefit from low commissions, a wide range of free educational tools and resources and powerful online trading platforms.

A bank account that does more, means you will too.

Direct invest with Scotia iTRADE®. Receive 10 free trades in your first year and 5 free trades every year after by signing up for an Ultimate Package.

Stock and Options

Trades and Assets
Equities1 Options2
150+ trades/quarter*
$4.99 $4.99
+ $1.25 /contract
Less than 150 trades/quarter* $9.99 $9.99
+ $1.25 /contract
 + $65 for trades placed with a telephone representative

Please note, a fee of $3.00 for each paper statement and $2.00 for each paper trade confirmation now applies.

View our entire Commission and Fee Schedule.

Choose from our powerful trading platforms

Manage your investments from your computer or mobile device. Our platforms offer:

  • Fully customizable market data
  • Streaming real-time quotes, news and portfolio values
  • Advanced charting with in-depth technical indicators

If you’re new to online investing, you’ll find the platform is easy to use, and by trading with Scotia iTRADE and banking with Scotiabank, you'll get complete connectivity so you can see your entire financial picture - borrowing, banking and investing – all on one screen with one sign-on.

Plus, you can enrol for a Scotia iTRADE Practice Account with a fictional portfolio worth $100,000 CAD and $100,000 USD, so you can try our tools risk-free!

  • 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

Empower yourself with the knowledge to make more informed investment decisions whatever your current skill level – novice or experienced.

Find articles, tools, videos, webinars and more to help you build your own investment strategy tailored for you. Join us on our webinars and hear from industry experts as they share their knowledge on a multitude of trading and investment topics. You can also take advantage of our Ask the Expert program to get answers to your investing questions.


Download the Scotia iTRADE App

Available on the AppstoreAndroid app on Google play

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