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Security in Your Investments

If you’re investing for income or interested in more conservative investments, fixed income securities may be right for you. Giving you greater safety and confidence in your returns, fixed income securities are typically low-risk investments that are easy to buy and sell.

GICs

We offer an extensive selection of GICs, featuring competitive rates and a range of terms.

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Bonds

Access one of the largest bond inventories in Canada, and use our tools to find new investment opportunities.

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GIC & Bond Rates

View our competitive rates, plus highlights from our GIC and bond inventories.

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Benefits of Investing in Fixed Income with Us

Enjoy Convenience

Buy and sell fixed income investments such bonds and T–bills online, just as easily as you would stocks or mutual funds.

Large Inventory

Access one of the largest bond inventories in Canada, plus GICs from all major Canadian financial institutions.

Sophisticated Products

Choose from sophisticated products such as Strip Bonds1, Real Return Bonds, Eurobonds and U.S. Pay instruments.

“What are the Commissions on Bonds and GICs?”

The commission for GICs is included in the quoted price2. For T–bills, Bonds, Debentures and Money Market Instruments, a commission of $25 - $250 per transaction3 is also included in quoted price.

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“I want to maximize my earnings.”

Automatically roll over your treasury bills when they mature, ensuring that your investments keep earning all they can.

Treasury Bill Rollover

“How can I find investment opportunities?”

Easily search for bonds, money market instruments and GICs based on your specific needs using the Fixed Income Screener.

Fixed Income Screener

I’m Ready to Get Started With RBC Direct Investing

Open an account online or try out our actual investing site — not a demo — with a practice account.