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Recognia

What is Recognia?

Recognia is a leader in quantitative and technical analysis. NBDB offers you free access to the Recognia suite of products to help you make sensible investment decisions, identify bullish and bearish events and select securities that suit your investment strategy. Want more information? Learn about Recognia.

I've signed up to receive alerts for technical events. How will I receive them?

The selected alerts will be sent to your email address.

How can I learn more about technical analysis?

Recognia has an integrated Education Centre with training on:

  • Classical technical analysis
  • Short-term technical analysis
  • Indicators
  • Oscillators

The training material in the Education Centre can be shared by email or converted to PDF.

Market-Q

How do I access Market-Q?

Market-Q is a web-based application accessible through the NBDB trading platform. To sign up, you need to contact Technical Support. Once activated, just click on Tools and then Market-Q.

Which stock exchanges can I access with Market-Q?

Market-Q lets you access the main Canadian and U.S. stock exchanges.

Can I view TSX-V quotes through Market-Q?

Yes. To do so, please dial 1-800-363-3511 and speak to a Technical Support Representative. Additional fees may apply. See our pricing schedule.

Can I view options quotes through Market-Q?

Yes. To do so, please dial 1-800-363-3511 and speak to a Technical Support Representative.  Some restrictions may apply.

Can I view quotes in real time through Market-Q?

Yes. Real-time quotes are available directly on Market-Q.

Can I view market depth information through Market-Q?

Yes. To do so, please dial 1-800-363-3511 and speak to a Technical Support Representative. Additional fees may apply. For more information, consult our pricing schedule.

Can I trade directly through Market-Q?

Yes, you can buy and sell stocks (at market price or limit price) through Market-Q.

How is Market-Q pricing set?

Pricing is based on the number of commission-generating stock, ETF and option trades carried out each month in the various accounts linked to a specific Username. For more information, consult our pricing schedule.

How can I access Market-Q free of charge?

Access to Market-Q is free if you carry out the required number of trades per month. For more information, consult our pricing schedule.

I wish to suspend Market-Q temporarily (or permanently). What should I do to avoid being charged?

Call Technical Support at 1 800 363-3511 between 8:00 a.m. and 8:00 p.m. ET, Monday to Friday, by the last business day of the month to avoid being charged for the next month.

Can I use Market-Q on my smartphone or tablet?

This option is not yet available.

Other tools included with the trading platform

What is the Asset Allocation tool?

The Asset Allocation tool allows you to choose an investment strategy that fits your investor profile and ensures that your asset mix corresponds to your financial goals.

To access the tool, click Tools, then Asset Allocation.

What is the Virtual Portfolio tool?

The Virtual Portfolio tool allows you to create a mock portfolio and track its performance.

To access the tool, click Tools, then Virtual Portfolio.

Can I set up alerts on the NBDB trading platform?

Yes. You can set up alerts and automatically receive an email when:

  • A security exceeds or drops below a certain price
  • The price of a security varies by a given percentage compared to the prior day's closing price
  • The price of a security varies by a given percentage compared to the 52-week high or low price

To set up your alerts, click Tools, then Alerts.

 

Can I create customized lists to track several securities at once?

Yes. On the trading platform, you just need to click Tools, then Watchlist.

How many lists can I create?

You can have up to 10 watchlists associated with your NBDB profile.

How many securities can I add to each watchlist?

Each watchlist can contain up to 10 securities—stocks, ETFs, options and mutual funds.

Can I view real-time quotes in my watchlist?

Yes. You can view up to five quotes in real time per watchlist. Quotes for the remaining securities on a list are shown in delayed time.

To access the tool, click Tools, then Watchlist.

What is the RRSP Calculator?

The RRSP Calculator helps you manage your savings so you can meet your objectives and enjoy the retirement of your dreams.

To access the tool, click Tools, then RRSP Calculator.

Decision-Plus

How do I access the Decision-Plus tools?

You will need to download MarketVisionPlus and TraderPlus. Contact the Decision-Plus helpdesk at 1-877-392-1366 for instructions.

To access MarketGurus.tv, go to www.marketgurus.tv.

How do I sign in to Decision-Plus?

To get your access code, dial 1-800-363-3511 and speak to a Technical Support Representative.

I used to have access to Decision-Plus tools through NBDB and I wish to reactivate my access. Can I use the same login details?

Yes, you can use the same username and password when you reactivate Decision-Plus.

Which stock exchanges can I access with Decision-Plus?

Decision-Plus lets you access the main Canadian and U.S. stock exchanges.

Can I view TSX-V quotes through Decision-Plus?

Yes, you can view TSX-V quotes in MarketVisionPlus and TraderPlus. To add TSX-V, please dial 1-800-363-3511 and speak to a Technical Support Representative.

Can I get real-time quotes in Decision-Plus?

Yes. Real-time quotes are available directly in MarketVisionPlus and TraderPlus.

I installed MarketVisionPlus and/or TraderPlus, but I don't see real-time quotes.

To view real-time quotes, you need to accept the user agreement on the Decision-Plus website. Enter your username and password to access the user agreement.

Can I place trades via Decision-Plus?

To trade, you will need to use the NBDB trading platform.

I already have one Decision-Plus product and want to sign up for another. Will I need a new username and password?

No. Your username and password will not change when you add another Decision-Plus product.

How is Decision-Plus pricing set?

Pricing is based on the number of commission-generating stock, ETF and option trades carried out each month in the various accounts linked to a specific username. For more information, consult the pricing schedule.

How can I access Decision-Plus products for free?

To get free access to Decision-Plus, you need to carry out the required number of trades per month. For more information, consult the pricing schedule.

I wish to suspend Decision-Plus temporarily (or permanently). What should I do?

Call Technical Support at 1 800 363-3511 between 8:00 a.m. and 8:00 p.m. ET, Monday to Friday, by the last business day of the month to avoid being charged for the next month.

Can I use Decision-Plus tools on my smartphone or tablet?

Only MarketGurus.tv can be accessed from a smartphone or tablet.

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