TD Direct Investing is among the first online discount brokerage in Canada. Its platform (Web Broker) was introduced way back in 1996 and is quite popular among DIY investors.  However, other brokerages like Questrade and Wealthsimple have overtaken it in terms of fees and commissions. So, this review will give you everything you need to know about […]

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Most of the investors at brokerages usually get dinged with trading fees whenever they purchase and sell ETFs, stocks, or any other financial instrument. The fees can be quite high getting to $9.99 for every trade. This is known to put off many self-directed investors. Wealthsimple Trade is considered to be one of the best […]

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The psychedelics market is all set for explosive growth in the upcoming decade primarily driven by the prospects of widespread legalization in several countries. According to a research report by Research and Markets, the Psychedelic Drugs Market is forecast to touch US$10.75 billion by 2027, up from US$4.75 billion in 2020, indicating an annual growth […]

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Canadians now have more alternatives than ever to enter the stock market and put their money to work thanks to the introduction of online brokers. Regardless of the amount of money you have to start with, or if you’re a seasoned investor or a newbie, there’s an online broker out there for you. However, choosing […]

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Should the XEG ETF be part of your Portfolio?

What is the XEG ETF? The iShares S&P/TSX Capped Energy ETF or XEG is an all-equity exchange-traded fund (ETF) that gives you exposure to TSX-listed Canadian oil and gas firms. It invests all of its funds in a portfolio of equity assets, with no exposure to fixed-income assets such as bonds or GICs. The iShares […]