- Name : Questrade
- Website : questrade.com
- Established : 1999
- Regulation : IIROC
- Country : Canada
U.S. Clients Allowed :
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Questrade PlatformsQuestrade Platforms
The main platform at Questrade is Questrade IQ which offers direct access trading platforms without a middleman.
Questrade IQ is a suite composed of four flavors: Questrade IQ Web, a fully functional web-based trading platform; Questrade IQ Edge, a streamlined desktop-based trading platform; Questrade IQ Mobile, their first mobile entrant in the field of trading for iPhone/iPods Blackberrys and Androids and Questrade IQ Essential, their non-install web platform designed for tablets netbooks.
All four platforms are free for members and include snap quote live Canadian/U.S. streaming Level 1 data, research tools for fundamental and technical analysis, a charting package, and more. At times market data can be delayed (up to 15 minutes) and when this happen a cute clock icon appears on-screen to let you know of the streaming hangup. And although it is made available for free, Questrade IQ can be upgraded to include one of three data packages or add à la carte feeds.
Questrade IQ Essential Platform
IQ Web is a powerful and clever web platform. IQ Web is the next generation of online trading. It’s sleek, efficient and built for speed. Access to Questrade IQ can be made from any computer with an internet connection. It can be personalized and customized to display whatever gadgets are wanted.
Questrade IQ Edge is a robust trading machine geared for active and pro traders. This desktop platform is smart and intuitive and allows traders to place orders however they want with all or none, anonymous, iceberg, minimum quantities, trailing orders and fill or kill durations.
All the platforms offer the main features of the Questrade IQ including an exclusive market research package, including Intraday Trader1, market intelligence, and the definitive support library in the Exchange.
IQ Mobile offers universal trading, use of resource tools such as Intraday Trader1 and Market Intelligence, multiple order types, studies and drawings, and super-fast trade executions with direct access to the markets.
Review info: Questrade
Review Date: 2018-02-13
Rating : 3.5
Reviewed By : Sara Patterson (Google+)