Information for Individuals & Advisors

Our Advisor accounts let Professional Registered Investment Advisors (RIAs) and Commodity Trading Advisors (CTAs) execute and allocate trades among multiple clients from a single order management interface.

Advisors who manage client accounts in excess of state registration minimums (generally 16 or more accounts and US $25 million in assets) must be registered under local regulatory law (e.g. Registered Investment Advisors (RIA) for US securities and Commodity Trading Advisors (CTA) for US commodities).

Interactive Brokers Canada offers the following account types:

Corporations or partnerships should apply for an Institution account.

If you are confused about which type of account to open, or have any question regarding the application process, please contact IB Canada at 877-745-4222, or send us a question here.

Single Account

Family Advisor Account

For information regarding your account, contact Interactive Brokers by clicking here.

For information on SIPC coverage on your account, visit or call SIPC at 1 (202) 371-8300.