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Navigators: New Site Layout, Simpler Navigation Coming Your Way

Written by The Inspired Investor Team | Published on November 16, 2022

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Get ready for a new online experience at RBC Direct Investing with the launch of a fresh design that makes it easier and more intuitive to find the information, tools and resources you need to make trades quickly.

What can you expect? Here are a few highlights.

NEW! Profile Feature

Click on the person icon (the head and shoulders) to:

  • Access your message centre
  • Find important tax dates and forms
  • Open a new account
  • Access forms and agreements
  • View and designate beneficiaries
  • Designate trading authority

Quick Tip: Use switch profile to easily access your other RBC banking and investment accounts.

New! Navigation Tabs


  • View your holdings, access watchlists, set alerts and analyze your portfolio

Trade & Transfer

  • Place an order, transfer funds and securities, review transactions, check your order status and access the Trading Dashboard


  • Find screeners for stocks, ETFs and mutual funds, explore market commentary and research reports, and access the Investor's Toolkit



  • Find answers to FAQs and access the Customer Support Centre


When it comes to purchasing fixed-income products, RBC Direct Investing offers you access to one of the largest bond inventories in Canada, plus guaranteed investment certificates (GICs) from more than 20 Canadian financial institutions. How can you research and find fixed-income products? From Place an Order, choose fixed income and filter by product type, top performers or top rates. Learn more in our Understanding Fixed Income guide.


The refreshed online order entry page for stocks and exchange-traded funds (ETFs) has now been expanded to mutual funds. You'll see a streamlined look and feel, integrated information and more intuitive trade flow.


Still figuring out all that the powerful RBC Direct Investing advanced trading dashboard has to offer? Check out Shortcuts for Navigating the RBC Advanced Trading Dashboard for some tips, tools and tricks to help you make the most of the platform.

Find our most recent Navigators here, and watch for a new update soon.

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