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To invest with NBDB, you'll need a brokerage account. Select an account type based on your objectives.

Our transactional platform is your best asset for keeping an eye on your investments and seizing opportunities yourself.

Already opened an account?

You'll get an email within 24 to 72 hours so you can activate your account and start investing.

You're good to go!

Select your investment products

Diversify your portfolio with a range of investment products, including stocks, ETFs and options.

Sophisticated tools to make informed investment decisions

Use our array of tools to assess your choices and explore new investment ideas.

Analysis from industry experts

Get access to timely financial news and analysis from Stéfane Marion's team at National Bank Financial, Morningstar analysts, and the Trading Central Morning Briefing.

Looking to transfer your investments to NBDB?

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It's easy and attractive!

  • Depending on the amount of your investment, we will refund your transfer fees.
  • There's no need to sell your investments and you can continue trading.  

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