Download and install IQ Edge


IQ Edge is a downloadable, desktop platform designed for active and pro traders, and anyone who wants to be one. One stop shop where investors get everything they need, plus some really cool extras. You can interact with a massive amount of market and account data, and the platform will respond to your every key trading needs. To learn more about IQ Edge click here.

It takes minutes to download and install IQ Edge. Choose your device below to get started.

  • SwitchArrow PC - Standard installation (EXE file)

    1. Download IQ Edge
    2. Save the file to your computer and open it once downloaded
    3. The IQ Edge setup wizard will pop up. Follow the on-screen instructions to install IQ Edge
    4. Once the installation completes, open the platform
    5. Enter your login credentials and start trading

  • SwitchArrow PC - Extracting and opening the ZIP file

    No admin rights are required when using a ZIP file.
    1. Download IQ Edge
    2. Once the file is downloaded, open the file (
    3. Click Extract and then tap Extract all
    4. Follow the on-screen instructions to extract IQ edge to your computer
    5. Once the extraction is completed, open the IQ Edge folder and click on QuestradeIQEdge
    6. Enter your login credentials and start trading

  • SwitchArrow Download IQ Edge on Mac

    Follow the steps below to download and install IQ Edge on Mac:
    1. Download IQ Edge
    2. The file will begin downloading immediately. Open the installation file directly from your web browser
    3. A finder window will open. Double click QuestradeIQEdge
    4. You might be asked if you're sure you want to open the file. Click Open
    5. Log in using your Questrade username and password
    6. Enter your login credentials and start trading

    If your Mac is only configured to receive files from the Apple store, you'll get this message:
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    To stop this message from displaying for future downloads from the website, change your Mac's gatekeeper settings:

    1. Open System Preferences
    2. Open Security & Preferences
    3. Make sure that the General tab is selected. Click the icon labeled Click the lock to make changes
    4. Enter the username and password into the prompt that appears and click Unlock
    5. Under the section labeled Allow applications downloaded from: select Anywhere. On the prompt that appears, click Allow from Anywhere
    6. After downloading the app, return settings under Allow applications downloaded from: to Mac App Store and identified developers
    7. Exit System Preferences by clicking the red button in the upper left of the window

    You can learn more about this setting by visting Apple Support.

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