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Write your own future.

You’ve got goals. For your future. For your family’s future. Pursue them with the confidence that comes from expanded investor knowledge and expert insights. And from tools that help guide your investment decisions.

We’ve partnered with Qtrade Direct Investing™ to give you the confidence to buy and sell stocks, bonds, ETFs, and mutual funds - with low trading fees.


Execute with ease on an award-winning trading platform. Qtrade has consistently been ranked Canada’s #1 online investing platform.

Realize opportunity with industry-leading tools. Whatever your level of investment experience, build, evaluate and test your portfolio with calculators, and tools like Portfolio Creator™, Portfolio Score™ and Portfolio Simulator™, which feature the industry’s most advanced risk analysis and portfolio-building technology.

Move forward with Canada’s best online trading support. You can count on Qtrade. Friendly and responsive client service. Online self-help. How-to videos. An extensive library of articles and learning resources. And more.


The key to investing confidence is in your hands.

Qtrade can help you work toward your financial goals today.
Not ready to commit? Take Qtrade for a spin with a 30-day free trial account. Sign up.

Online brokerage services are offered through Qtrade Direct Investing, a division of Aviso Financial Inc.


Investment choices: definitions and advantages.

Here is a quick overview of the securities you can choose for your Qtrade Direct Investing™ account, and the advantages of each.

Good habits can help you invest for your retirement.

"We are what we repeatedly do," said Aristotle. "Excellence comes not from our actions but from our habits." Good habits can help you be a better investor, and these five good habits can help you successfully invest for retirement.

How to discover stock trading ideas.

How can you narrow the playing field and identify the ones best suited to your objectives? In this article, we'll review a few places where you can start hunting for broad investment themes, then take a look at a few of the key tools and resources to help you identify, monitor and evaluate specific stocks.

A smart, easy way to build wealth. Digital advice from Qtrade Guided Portfolios. Write your own future. Qtrade.

Digital advice from Qtrade Guided Portfolios™.


A smart, easy way to invest.

Qtrade Guided Portfolios is a simple and convenient digital investing service that provides you with a professionally managed, low-cost portfolio to match your personal financial goals, timeline and risk tolerance. Qtrade Guided Portfolios offers investment portfolios for a wide range of investor needs, including Responsible Investing options. Core portfolios track the performance of Canadian, U.S. and global stock and bonds. Responsible Investing portfolios make a positive impact beyond a financial return. The investment managers evaluate investments based on environmental, social and governance performance and work directly with companies to encourage improvements in their sustainability as well as their growth. Getting started is easy. Tell Qtrade Guided Portfolios a little about yourself and you’ll receive a recommendation for an expertly designed portfolio that fits your needs. Then fund your account online and Qtrade Guided Portfolios will do the rest for you. Qtrade Guided Portfolios provides:

  • A fully automated service so you don’t have to make any investment decisions
  • A professionally managed portfolio of high-quality investments that are diversified across geographies, sectors and industries
  • Continuous oversight and regular rebalancing by our team of experts
  • Mobile apps for tracking your investments
  • Friendly support from knowledgeable investment representatives by email and phone

A service you can trust.

Qtrade Guided Portfolios is powered by Aviso Wealth Inc., one of Canada’s leading independent financial services providers. Aviso oversees billions in assets under administration and management. It is owned by the provincial credit union Centrals, The Co-operators/CUMIS and Desjardins.

Qtrade Guided Portfolios is a division of Aviso Financial Inc.


Introducing Qtrade Guided Portfolios: an easy way to invest online.

Saving and investing have become more convenient than ever before. Thanks to advances in technology, a simple online investing service, sometimes called “digital advice” or “robo-advice”, is now available to our members.

What kind of investor are you?

Whether you are investing for retirement or for other financial goals, it's important to know what kind of investor you are. Every investor should be able to answer these three questions


Wealth management

Financial planning shouldn’t be cookie-cutter. We help you create a tailored plan that matches your goals.
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Retirement calculator

Try our retirement calculator to work out what your payment plan could look like.
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Mapping our your investment mix.

Get some advice from our Northern Financial Survival Guide as he maps out strategies to grow your investments as you grow.

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Tired of paying tax on investment growth?

Your life-after-work should be a beacon of excitement. But, for many, thoughts of retirement are daunting. Here’s how you can ease the uncertainty.
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