What are the minimum quantities on buying and selling fixed income securities?

  • Government of Canada, Provincial, Municipal and Corporate Bonds: the minimum transaction face value order quantity will be $5,000.00.
  • Strip Bonds: the minimum transaction face value of the order will be $5,000.00.
  • Government of Canada T-Bills the minimum transaction face value will be $10,000.00
  • Provincial T-Bills: the minimum transaction face value will be $25,000.00.
  • Face value should be in multiples of $1,000.00 as there are no fractional bond units, except for strips where the rule in multiples of $1,000 does not apply.
Last updated July 2, 2020