Practice makes perfect
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You’ve always wanted to trade. So do it. Register for a Questrade IQ practice account. You’ll have access to IQ Essential, IQ Web and IQ Edge. Or, choose QuestradeFX, QuestradeFX PRO, or Questrade MT4 to give FX and CFDs a try. Either way, you get all the power of trading without the risk. They’re free. They’re fast. They’re loaded with virtual money: $500,000 in our stocks and options; $50,000 in FX and CFDs. Perfect.
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Questrade IQ Essential
Feel the freedom of trading from any internet connected device with our installation-free web platform. IQ Essential is available for tablets, netbooks, mobile devices, as well as desktop and laptop computers. If your investing style and goals are straightforward, this is your solution.
Questrade IQ Web
Our flagship platform is a web-based powerhouse with anytime, anywhere access. The free practice account is feature-rich, with streaming simulated data, charts, customizable layouts, watch lists – all the tools you need to test the platform. The free trial is good for 10 days and if that’s not enough, no problem. Register for a practice account as many times as you’d like.
Questrade IQ Edge
This is the big time. A desktop trading platform for active and pro traders, with advanced order types, customizable workspaces, charting, drawings, studies, and streaming simulated data. This is everything you need in a training tool. Practice accounts are valid for ten days and can be refreshed indefinitely.
IQ Edge zip: don’t let that pesky administrator access get between you and IQ Edge.Use IQ Edge zip and trade without installing software on your desktop.
The forex market is growing at an astounding pace — which is why so many stocks and options traders are turning to forex. This web-based demo is loaded with $50,000 virtual USD, has more than 30 major currencies and features one click dealing, real time pricing, a streamlined order entry screen and real-time reports available 7 days a week 24 hours a day.
Take it up a notch with the PRO version of QuestradeFX, a desktop platform for new and experienced forex traders alike. Start by customizing your platform and charting to a specific market, set limit and stop orders by rate, pips or dollar P&L, then test the suite of reporting tools. The free trial also has $50,000 virtual USD to get you started.
Questrade MetaTrader 4
The bar has officially been raised. Our new FX and CFD desktop platform, Questrade MetaTrader 4 (MT4) is equipped with real-time data, technical analysis tools, and an EA-optimized environment for customized or off-the-shelf automated strategies. Test the world of currency, commodity, energy and index trading with a free MT4 trial funded with a USD $50,000 virtual account balance.