Stock up on free transactions

Get 100 free transactions when you open an account and take control of your investments. 

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100 times free!

To all of our current and future customers, from June 22 to November 30, 2020, open a new account and trade for free on our online platform for up to 1 year. Here's how1:

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Open a new account

 Remember to specify the promo code FREE2020

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Subscribe to e-delivery

Sign up for electronic delivery of all your documents.

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Get 100 free trades

Trade stocks, options and ETFs for free through our electronic solutions.

For existing clients, the promotion applies only to new open accounts.


We'll refund your transfer fees

We'll refund your transfer fees, up to $135 plus taxes* if you transfer:


or more

in an InvestCube account



or more

in another
type of account



  • Transfer your assets without having to sell them.
  • Enjoy better pricing on commissions and tools depending on the number of trades you carry out.
  • Get an overview of all your assets and simplify how you manage your investments.

The fine print

Eligibility requirements

1. This offer is available from June 22 to November 30, 2020. It applies to new and current NBDB clients who open a new account.

2. Existing clients must open a new account and the free trades will apply only to the new account(s).

3. When more than one account is opened under the same root, the maximum number of free trades awarded is 100 (this offer is not cumulative).

4. The promotional code "Free2020" must be indicated on the account opening form.

5. Clients must enroll in our Electronic Delivery Service for all their documents (trade confirmations, portfolio statements and tax slips).

6. Stocks, options and exchange-traded funds are eligible for free trading, provided that the transactions are carried out through our online platform. Once the free period is over (i.e. one year after the account opening date or when the maximum number of transactions has been reached), the applicable commission schedule, including ETFs at $0, will apply.

7. The client can only take advantage of this offer once (Social Insurance Number is used) and must meet all the eligibility requirements.

8. This promotion is offered to clients who have not benefited from any other one in the last 12 months.

9. Corporate account is also eligible for this offer.

10. This offer may be revoked or amended at any time without prior notice.

11. This offer cannot be combined with any other offer.

* Details about the transfer fee refund

Two ways to benefit from the transfer offer:

  • Transfer $20,000 or more to a National Bank Direct Brokerage account, buy shares, options or exchange-traded funds (ETFs) within 6 months of your transfer and we'll refund up to $135 plus taxes of the transfer fees (refunded 1 week after the transaction).


  • Transfer $10,000 or more to an InvestCube account, invest in the portfolio of your choice and we'll refund up to $135 plus taxes of the transfer fees (without any other restrictions).

For terms and conditions, call Customer service at 1‑800‑363‑3511.

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