Exchange & ECN fees
Electronic communication networks (ECNs) and alternative trading systems (ATSs) charge a fee to all market participants who use their networks.
Questrade charges the following in order to offset ECN and ATS access costs. Charges are in the currency of the exchange:
|TSX, TSX venture, CSE, and all ATSs2 ||Free ||$0.0035 |
|TSX, TSX venture and all ATSs2 ||Free ||$0.0008 |
|CSE ||Free ||$0.0012 |
|MNGD, LAMP ||Free ||Free |
|INET (NSDQ) ||Free ||$0.003 |
|ARCA ||Free ||$0.004 |
|NYSE ||Free ||$0.004 |
For more information about ECNs and ATSs, please read our blog post.
1 Opening and extended-hours trades are billed at the same rate.
2 Canadian orders can execute on any of the following alternative trading systems (ATSs): Alpha, Chi-X, CX2, CSE, Lynx, Omega and TMX Select.