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More Ways to Invest. More Freedom.

Use one, two or all three platforms to trade how and when you want. You can also talk to an investment services representative if you have a question or need help getting started or placing a trade.

Trade on a comprehensive and powerful platform made for all investors.

RBC Direct Investing Online

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Build Your Portfolio with the Tools You Need

Find, analyze and choose from thousands of investments using screeners, real-time streamingLegal Disclaimer footnote 1 quotes, income projections and more.

Validate Ideas with Top-Tier Research

Get expert insights with market commentary from MorningstarLegal Disclaimer footnote , RefinitivLegal Disclaimer footnote , Trading CentralLegal Disclaimer footnote and RBC.

Practice Trading Stocks and More

Use a Practice Account to experience the Online Investing platform. Free for RBC Online Banking and Direct Investing clients.

Monitor your investments and trade on the go with the RBC MobileLegal Disclaimer footnote 2 app.

Mobile Trading

Mobile Trading

Track Securities You're Interested In

Easily create and manage watchlists to always have an eye on the opportunities you're considering.

Act Fast When Opportunity Knocks

Trade stocks, mutual funds and more in just a few steps. Even trade with your Avion pointsLegal Disclaimer footnote 3.

See All Your RBC Accounts in One Place

View your RBC banking and RBC Direct Investing accounts in one session and move money in real timeLegal Disclaimer footnote 4.

Mobile Trading
For Advanced Trading

Supercharge your trading experience—at no additional cost.

Trading Dashboard

Trading Dashboard

Fully Customize Your Dashboard

Create up to five different workspaces. Manage watchlists, analyze securities, monitor the markets and more in one view.

Choose the Details You Want to See

Pick from and personalize widgets for Portfolios, Charts, Quotes, Factsheets, Alerts, Watchlists, News and more.

Access Powerful Real-Time Data

Make informed decisions with real-time streaming and Level 2Legal Disclaimer footnote 5 quotes, advanced charting tools and global news.


Now available in English, French and Simplified and Traditional Chinese.

Tools that Empower. Research that Informs.

Find everything you need to feel equipped and confident.

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Feature Online Investing Platform RBC MobileCompare Table Legal Disclaimer footnote 1 app Trading Dashboard
North American Stocks and Options Trading
View and Monitor Your Accounts and Investments
Real-Time QuotesCompare Table Legal Disclaimer footnote 2
Level 2 QuotesCompare Table Legal Disclaimer footnote 3 for Stocks and ETFs
News and Headlines
Fixed-Income Investments Search
North American Stocks and Options Trading
Real-Time QuotesCompare Table Legal Disclaimer footnote 2
Real-Time StreamingCompare Table Legal Disclaimer footnote 4 Quotes for Stocks and ETFs
Level 2 QuotesCompare Table Legal Disclaimer footnote 3 for Stocks and ETFs
Trading with Avion Points
Pre-Market and After-Hours Trading
Dividend Reinvestment Plan (DRIP)Compare Table Legal Disclaimer footnote 5,Compare Table Legal Disclaimer footnote 6 Setup
Pre-Authorized Contribution (PAC) Plan Setup
Treasury Bill Rollover Setup
View and Monitor Your Accounts and Investments
Portfolio Analyzer, Account Performance and Income Projection Tools
Recent Events Driving Your HoldingsCompare Table Legal Disclaimer footnote 7
Fixed-Income Investments Search
Custom and Pre-Defined Screeners/Filtered Lists for Stocks, Mutual Funds and ETFs
MorningstarCompare Table Legal Disclaimer footnote Research (Pick Lists, Editorials, Ratings and Research)
Sectors and Industries Analysis
Research by RBC Capital Markets, RBC Economics and More
News and Headlines
Consensus Upgrades and Downgrades by RefinitivCompare Table Legal Disclaimer footnote
Street Consensus by Thomson Reuters
Alerts (Stock and Market)
Calendar (Earnings and Events)
FactSet Fundamentals, Estimates and Reference Data
Technical Analysis and Advanced Charting
Technical Analysis and Events from Trading CentralCompare Table Legal Disclaimer footnote
New Issues/IPOs Search
Educational Videos and Demos
Inspired Investor Trade
Practice Accounts
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Choose the Platform that Gives You More

Transfer $15,000 or more and we'll cover up to $200 in fees charged by your other brokerageLegal Disclaimer footnote 6.

RBC digital banking security guarantee

You're Protected. Get 100% reimbursement for any unauthorized transactions conducted through the Online Investing platform or the RBC Mobile app.

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The platform that you use will depend on things like the type of trader you are and when or where you are trading. Use this chart to get an idea of which platform may best suit your needs. Keep in mind, you can switch between the three platforms—no need to pick just one.

Pay no maintenance feeLegal Disclaimer footnote 7 when you hold combined assets of $15,000 or more across your RBC Direct Investing accounts. Another way to lower your fees is to set up a pre-authorized contribution planLegal Disclaimer footnote 8 of at least $100 per month ($300 per quarter).

See our Pricing page for even more ways to save.

If you don't have an account with us yet, the easiest way to transfer an account from another bank or brokerage is when you open your account online. If you're already a client, you can use our secure online transfer form to transfer your account from another institution. You can also download the form and visit us in person, or call us at 1-800-769-2560.