Compare Questrade vs Revolut


Online brokers compared for fees, trading platforms, safety and more. See how Questrade stacks up against Revolut!

Questrade vs Revolut
overall rating
4.5
4.3
overall pros
  • Solid research tools
  • Great desktop trading platform
  • Superb customer service
  • Free stock trading
  • Fast and easy account opening
  • Great mobile trading platform
overall cons
  • Slow account opening process for international customers
  • High inactivity fee
  • High withdrawal fee for non-Canadians
  • Limited product portfolio
  • Basic research and missing educational tools
  • Poor customer service
fees
3.2
  • Low stock and ETF fees
  • Low fund fees
  • No withdrawal fee inside Canada
  • Inactivity fee
5.0
  • Low trading fees
  • Low non-trading fees
  • Free stock trading
account opening
3.8
  • Fast
  • Fully digital
  • User-friendly
  • Minimum deposit is higher than $500
  • Complicated for non-Canadians
5.0
  • Fast
  • Fully digital
  • No minimum deposit
deposit and withdrawal
2.7
  • Free withdrawal
  • No deposit fee
  • User-friendly
  • Few base currencies
  • Credit/Debit card not available
  • Slow withdrawal - over 3 days
  • High fee for wire withdrawals
3.5
  • Credit/Debit card available
  • Free withdrawal
  • No deposit fee
  • Only one account base currency
web trading platform
3.3
  • User-friendly
  • Good variety of order types
  • Price alerts
  • No clear fee report available
  • No two-step (safer) login
  • Limited customizability (for charts, workspace)
mobile trading platform
4.3
  • User-friendly
  • Good variety of order types
  • Price alerts
  • No two-step (safer) login
4.9
  • User-friendly
  • Good search function
  • Touch/Face ID login
  • No two-step (safer) login
  • Limited order types
desktop trading platform
4.3
  • User-friendly
  • Clear fee report
  • Good customizability (for charts, workspace)
  • No two-step (safer) login
markets and products
3.6
  • Stock
  • ETF
  • Forex
  • Fund
  • Bond
  • Options
  • CFD
2.0
  • Stock
  • Crypto
research
4.8
  • Good interactive chart
  • Trading ideas
  • Data on asset fundamentals
  • Live streaming data only available for a paid subscription
1.3
  • User-friendly
  • Live market data
  • Limited interactive charting
  • No trading ideas
  • No fundamental data available
customer service
4.5
  • Phone support
  • Live chat
  • Fast response time
  • No 24/7 support
1.8
  • Phone support
  • Live chat
  • No 24/7 support
  • Irrelevant answers
  • Only pre-recorded answers on the phone
education
3.0
  • Demo account
  • Trading platform tutorial
  • Educational videos
  • Structured educational section missing
1.0
  • No demo account
  • No trading platform tutorial videos
  • No educational videos
  • Majority of clients belong to a top-tier financial authority
  • High level of investor protection
  • CAD 10 million per account additional insurance
  • No negative balance protection
  • Does not hold a banking license
  • Not listed on stock exchange
  • Majority of clients belong to a top-tier financial authority
  • Banking background
  • Not listed on stock exchange
  • Financial information is not publicly available
recommended for Traders and investors focusing on the Canadian and US markets Beginners looking for free trading and a great mobile-only trading platform
×