Platform Fees

Our trading platforms are designed to deliver best in class experience. Depending on your trading preferences and focus, you can select a platform that delivers the trading experience best suited to your needs.

Web-based Trading Platform PLATFORM FEES (monthly)
VB WebTrader Light WebTrader Light is Virtual Brokers solution for clients who prefer simplified order entry. A unique feature in the online trading industry, you can easily toggle between the light and full version, customizing your trading experience. FREE
(Live snap-shot quote included)
VB WebTrader VB WebTrader is an industry-leading feature rich web-based trading platform that allows trading of equities, options, bonds, and mutual funds, all from a single interface. It is equipped with real-time buying power and account information, Free real-time snap quotes, real-time streaming quotes feature, technically-rich real-time charts, real-time watchlists, news and alerts... FREE
(Live snap-shot quote included
Application-based Trading Platform PLATFORM FEES (monthly)
VB Wave VB WAVE, the new trading platform from Virtual Brokers. This intermediate/advanced trading platform provides plenty of functions and features for any online trader. Get all your stock news, level 2 quotes, trade equities or options, check account balance or order status, create custom audio alerts and watch lists all on one desktop platform $75 CAD
(Standard Commission)
PowerTrader Pro Developed for active traders, PowerTrader Pro™ was originally available for institutional level investors only. Now, Virtual Brokers' clients can access the diverse range of trading tools including in-depth charting, hot keys, baskets and a variety of Top 10 Reports. This completely customizable system is designed to assist in quick decision making and deliver intuitive execution... $250 USD (Level 1 USD/TSX quote included)
RealTick RealTick EMS is designed for traders who need a fast, seamless access to global liquidity and advanced real-time analytics. This trading platform provides user with centralized access to aggregated liquidity and tools for dynamically managing positions, portfolios, and trading risk across global equity, futures, and options markets. from $400 USD
ITS TraderLite ITS TraderLite provides a high-performance trading platform across all Canadian marketplaces. It allows the user to configure various displays based on how they want to work, and offers a wide range of benefits including low system footprint, US market data & US order entry capability, buddy trading capability, registered trader functionality and redundant facilities for high-availability... from $580 USD
IRESS IRESS is a sophisticated trading platform that is designed from the ground up for scalability, flexibility and performance. Iress provides real-time quotes, sophisticated equity order routing and best price execution across multiple Canadian and US exchanges, full market depth, powerful historical and real-time charting capabilities market summary information, news and... from $1120 USD
Mobile Application PLATFORM FEES (monthly)
Power Trader® Mobile Stay connected to the market and your accounts with our state-of-the-art BlackBerry, iPhone and Android native mobile app Power Trader® Mobile. They are designed to be user-friendly, fast, secure and reliable. No matter where life takes you, monitor your portfolio, check balances and account details, trade stocks, find opportunities, do in-depth investment research, trade online instantly, monitor... FREE
(Live snap-shot quote included)

Note: Platform fee is subject to change without advanced notice. †20% platform handling fee markup (minimum $150 USD/month) will be added to the market price for this platform. Please contact us at: 1.877.310.1088 or for existing clients, please login and submit a Ticket through the “Support Centre” tab.

Market Data Fees

FREE REAL-TIME SNAP QUOTE MARKET DATA: VB WebTrader offers free real-time snap quotes for non-pro clients

Consolidated Feeds Cost (non-pro only) Feeds included
(c) TSX Consolidated Level 1 Streaming Real-Time Data CAD 20.00 Includes: TSX as well as ALPHA, Omega, LYNX, Nasdaq CXC, Nasdaq CX2, CSE Pure, TriAct, Liquidnet, Instinet, Aequitas Neo/Lit.
(c) TSXV Consolidated Level 1 Streaming Real-Time CAD 20.00 Includes: TSXV as well as ALPHA, Omega, LYNX, Nasdaq CXC, Nasdaq CX2, CSE Pure, TriAct, Liquidnet, Instinet, Aequitas Neo/Lit.
(c) TSX/TSXV Consolidated Level 1 Streaming Real Time Data CAD 25.00 Includes: Includes TSX and TSXV as well as ALPHA, Omega, LYNX, Nasdaq CXC, Nasdaq CX2, CSE Pure, TriAct, Liquidnet, Instinet, Aequitas Neo/Lit.
US Level 1 Major Equities USD 4.00 Includes: NYSE, NYSE MKT, NASDAQ Equities
US Level 1 Major Indices USD 5.00 Includes: NASDAQ, NYSE GIF, DOW.



Data Feed Non Pro Pro
(a) AMEX $3.00 $30.00
(b) Dow Jones Index $2.30 $3.00
(a) Nasdaq Level 1 $3.00 $17.00
(b) NYSE Global Index $3.00 $13.00
(a) NYSE $3.00 $159.00
(c) Alpha Level 2 (requires Alpha Level 1) $25.00 $50.00
(c) ARCA $25.00 $50.00
(c) BATS $7.00 $10.00
(c) CHI-X $35.00 $50.00
(c) MX Level 2 (requires MX Level 1) $14.50 $60.00
(c) Nasdaq Global Index $2.30 $3.00
(c) NYSE Openbook $17.00 $25.00
Alpha Level 1 $5.00 $11.00
CSE Level 1 $5.50 $8.00
CSE Level 2 Included with Level 1 Included with Level 1
MDX Index $4.25 $5.00
MX Level 1 $10.00 $47.00
Nasdaq Level 2 (requires Nasdaq Level 1) $20.00 $69.00
Nasdaq TotalView (requires Nasdaq Level 1) $21.50 $102.00
Omega Level 1 and Level 2 $3.25 $5.00
OPRA $3.25 $33.00
CBOT Level 1 Options $140.00 $200.00
CME Futures Indices $3.50 $5.00
CME Futures $140.00 $200.00
COMEX Futures and Options (metals) $140.00 $200.00
OTC Markets Level 1 $7.00 $37.50
OTC Markets Level 2 (includes Level 1) $19.00 $93.00
Pure Level 1 $2.75 $15.00
Pure Level 2 (requires Pure Level 1) $35.00 $50.00
S&P Index $4.50 $6.00
TSX Level 1 $9.50 $37.50
TSX Level 2 (requires TSX Level 1) $40.00 $100.00
TSXV Level 1 $9.50 $31.00
TSXV Level 2 (requires TSXV Level 1) $40.00 $100.00
International symbols EOD $10.00 $20.00
FOREX $3.25 $5.00

Please note all charges are in native currency of the market in question. Availability and pricing of market data are subject to the platform being used.
(a) US Level 1 Major Equities (NYSE, NYSE American, NASDAQ, OTCBB)
(b) US Level 1 Major Indices Real-Time Data
(c) Not offered for WAVE

BBS is also a participant of the Toronto Stock Exchange (TSX), the TSX Venture Exchange (TSX-V), the Canadian National Stock Exchange (CNSX), Alpha, Pure, Chi-X, and Omega. VB specializes in providing outstanding trade execution services to investors, traders and fund managers who demand excellence. Powered with innovative technologies and deep understanding of financial markets, VB provides superior products and services to all of its clients.