Whether you’re new to trading or looking to test a new trading tool, Questrade’s risk-free practice accounts are a great place to start. Test the markets as if you’re trading in real life, get a full, first-hand experience with our platforms.
Start with $500,000 CAD and $500,000 USD in virtual cash. The simulation uses the previous day’s market data from the following exchanges and indices:
- Canada – CNSX, MX, TSX, TSXV
- U.S. – AMEX, NASDAQ, NYSE, OPRA, OTCBB, PINX
We replay that data in cycles to make the simulation available for you to use even after regular market hours.
- Visit our website
- Check Stocks, ETFs, and options
- Enter your full name, email address, and phone number and click Start now
You will receive your practice account login credentials by email.
- Log in to your Questrade account
- From the top left menu, click ACCOUNT and change the view to OTHER PLATFORMS
- Click/tap Activate my demo
- You will receive your practice account login credentials (We will also email it to you)
Here are some useful things to know about our pratice accounts:
- By clicking Reset, you can reset any previous trades you made and start again at any time
- Practice accounts are free of charge
- You can see what the commission charges would be, excluding ECN (electronic communication network) and SEC (Securities and Exchange Commission) fees