Get up to 1 year of free transactions


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Transfer $5000 and get 50 free transactions!

We have a great offer for all our current and future clients. Get 50 zero-commission trades when you open a new brokerage account and transfer funds into it before April 30, 2019. You'll have up to a year to take advantage of free trades. Here's how1:

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Open a new account

 Remember to specify the promo code FREE50

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Transfer $5000 and more

Get 50 free transactions

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Trade shares, options or ETFs as you like. There's no minimum amount!2

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A study conducted by Surviscor has concluded that we offer the most competitive pricing among direct brokerage firms.

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Tips from our experts?

Exchange-traded funds (ETFs) are baskets of securities that are traded on a stock exchange like shares. Generally, investors use ETFs for two reasons: as a passive way to invest over the long term, or to gain exposure to a short-term trend in a given index.

The fine print

Legal disclaimers

1 This offer is available from October 1, 2018, to April 30, 2019, to new and existing customers of National Bank Direct Brokerage (NBDB). Toqualify for the offer, customers must open a new type of account and transfer funds or assets to it with a minimum of $5,000.

Only transactions made within a period of twelve (12) months in new accounts opened between October 1, 2018, to April 30, 2019, are eligiblefor free transactions.

Eligible accounts

All types of accounts are eligible for this offer.

To apply

The one-year period begins on the date the account is opened and ends on the same date the following year. The promo code "Free50" must be entered in the “General Information” section of the online application form or in section 13 of application form 17230.

2 To be eligible for the offer, a transfer of assets of $5,000 or more that does not originate from National Bank or one of its subsidiaries must be made to the newly opened account(s) during the offer period. In calculating the refund, cash outflows madeuntil the offer period is over will be deducted from the original transferred amount and may have an impact on offer eligibility.

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