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Move cash from an RBC Royal Bank or RBC Direct Investing account, redeem Avion points for a cash contribution or transfer securities between Direct Investing accounts.Legal Disclaimer footnote 1


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Transfer from Another Brokerage

Transfer an investment account or assets from another institution, (including RBC Dominion Securities or RBC Royal Bank), and we’ll cover the transfer fee.Legal Disclaimer footnote 2


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You Can Now Hold Foreign Currencies in Your Personal Non-Registered Cash Accounts

In addition to Canadian and U.S. dollars, you can now hold eight foreign currencies in your personal non-registered cash investment accounts.

  • Hold Hong Kong Dollars (HKD), Great Britain Pounds (GBP), Euros (EUR), Swiss Francs (CHF), Singapore Dollars (SGD), Australian Dollars (AUD), New Zealand Dollars (NZD) and Japanese Yen (JPY) in your personal non-registered RBC Direct Investing cash accounts.
  • Transfer HKD, GBP and EUR for free—online and in real timeLegal Disclaimer footnote 3—between your RBC Direct Investing cash accounts or your RBC Royal Bank foreign currency account (FCA) and RBC Direct Investing cash account.
  • Unlike Canadian and U.S. funds, online foreign currency transfers have daily limits per account as outlined below.

Online Transfers from Your RBC Direct Investing Cash Account to Your RBC Royal Bank FCA:

Responsive Table Example
Currency Daily Limit Per Account*
HKD $1,500,000
EUR €150,000
GBP £150,000

Online Transfers from Your RBC Royal Bank FCA to Your RBC Direct Investing Cash Account:

Responsive Table Example
Currency Daily Limit Per Account*
HKD $7,500,000
EUR €1,000,000
GBP £1,000,000

*For transactions over the daily limit from your RBC Royal Bank account to your RBC Direct Investing account, visit your RBC branch to arrange a wire transfer. Wire transfers are not in real time and fees may apply. For transactions over the daily limit from your RBC Direct Investing account to your RBC Royal Bank account, please call to speak with an Investment Services Representative.


Goodbye, New Issues Centre…But Not Forever

The online RBC Direct Investing New Issues Centre (formerly known as the IPO Centre) is undergoing an extensive rebuild to improve your overall experience when exploring offerings and placing expressions of interest. To help facilitate the necessary upgrades, our New Issues Centre has been removed from our online platform and e-mail alerts for new issues are not currently available. We’ll let you know when our renovated New Issues Centre is available. Our apologies for any inconvenience as we work to enhance the service our Centre provides. If you have questions, concerns or wish to place an expression of interest on available new issues, please contact us at 1-800-769-2560

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