Can I trade options in my account?

You can apply to have your registered and non-registered accounts enabled for options trading by submitting the following forms from our Forms LibraryForms Library:

  • For Cash Accounts, complete the Margin and Short Margin Account Application form, the Option Account Approval form, and the Personal and Regulatory Information Update form.
  • For Margin accounts, complete the Option Account Approval form, and the Personal and Regulatory Information Update form.
  • For Registered Accounts, complete the Option Account Approval form, and the Personal and Regulatory Information Update form.

Once completed, mail your original documents to:

Scotia iTRADE P.O. Box 4002 Station A, Toronto, ON M5W 0G4

Last updated July 2, 2020