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Top Features at a Glance

  • Easily create and delete watchlists
  • Add up to 100 securities to a watchlist
  • Pin a watchlist to your dashboard
  • Quickly rename watchlists or delete securities

  • Search for a symbol to view detailed quote information
  • Get Level 2Legal Disclaimer footnote3 quotes for TSX and TSX-V-listed securities
  • Access Level 2 quotes for Nasdaq-listed securities (for Active TraderLegal Disclaimer footnote4 clients with signed exchange agreements)

Note: The RBC Mobile app gives you real-time quotesLegal Disclaimer footnote5. Real-time streaming quotesLegal Disclaimer footnote6 are available on the Online Investing platform and Trading Dashboard.

  • Trade North American stocks and options
  • Place market and limit orders for stocks
  • Trade with your Avion points
  • View order status and modify or cancel pending orders

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How to Place an Order

  • View your RBC banking and RBC Direct Investing accounts in one session
  • Move money between your RBC banking and RBC Direct Investing account(s) in real timeLegal Disclaimer footnote7
  • Transfer funds between your accounts in CAD/USD

See It in Action:

Overview of the RBC Direct Investing Mobile App Experience

Trade on the Go

Get the tools and resources you need to make timely investment decisions.

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Keep an Eye on the Markets and Opportunities

See key indices and market information at a glance; look up quotes; access research by MorningstarLegal Disclaimer footnote, RefinitivLegal Disclaimer footnote and Trading CentralLegal Disclaimer footnote; and monitor and add to your watchlists.

Quickly Access Your Investments and Accounts

View your balances and switch between your personal banking, business banking and RBC Direct Investing accounts from the Home screen.

Move Fast When You’re Ready to Act

Securely trade stocks, options, mutual funds and exchange-traded funds (ETFs) in just a few clicks.

See it in action: How to Place an Order

Monitor Your Progress

See how your investments are performing and make on-the-go adjustments when you need to with Portfolio view.

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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
Watchlists
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
Watchlists
Watchlists
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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Trade on the Go

Open an RBC Direct Investing account and easily bank and trade from a single app.

RBC digital banking security guarantee

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

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Mobile Trading FAQs

Yes, you can use your Avion points to pay for trade commissions on equity, stock and options orders placed through the RBC Mobile app.

No, the RBC Mobile app can only be used for trading with RBC Direct Investing while you are in Canada.Legal Disclaimer footnote2

No. You can access real-time quotesLegal Disclaimer footnote5 on the RBC Mobile app; however, real-time streaming quotesLegal Disclaimer footnote6 are only available on the Online Investing platform and the Trading Dashboard.

On the RBC Mobile app, you can also access free Level 2Legal Disclaimer footnote3 quotes for TSX and TSX-V-listed securities—without having to switch to a desktop. Active TraderLegal Disclaimer footnote4 clients with signed exchange agreements can also access Level 2 quotes for Nasdaq-listed securities.

Yes, it’s easy! Once you’ve logged in to the app, open the "More" menu link at the bottom right of your screen. Select the "Open an Account" link, then select the “Investments” link to open the online application.

We’ll send you an email as soon as your account is opened—usually within 24 hours.Legal Disclaimer footnote8

When you have logged in to the app, select “Accounts” from the Home screen, then tap on your RBC Direct Investing accounts. To log in directly, you can also select RBC Direct Investing from the “RBC Service” drop-down menu when you are prompted to sign in.

Android

  • Compatible with Android phones operating on OS 7.0 or later
  • Android Tablets are not supported
Permissions and Uninstall Instructions for Android Devices

iPhone, iPad and iPod Touch

  • Requires iOS 14 or later
  • Siri for RBC Mobile requires iOS 14+
  • Widget for Account Preview requires iOS 14+
Permissions and Uninstall Instructions for iOS Devices

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.