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The investment savings account playbook

Investment savings accounts typically offer a yield in the area of 1.25 per cent, which is much better than money market funds. Here's a selection of high interest accounts available through various online brokerage firms.

BrokerHigh Interest Accounts Available*Purchase or
redemption
fees
BMO InvestorLineBMO High Interest Savings Accountnone
TD Investment Savings Account
RBC Investment Savings Account
Altamira High-Interest CashPerformer
Hollis Investment Savings Account
Renaissance High Interest Savings Account
CIBC Investor's EdgeRenaissance High Interest Savings Accountnone
Altamira High-Interest CashPerformer
B2B High Interest Investment Account
Hollis Investment Savings Account
Manulife Bank Investment Savings Account
RBC Investment Savings Account
Credential DirectAltamira High-Interest CashPerformerNone
Manulife Bank Investment Savings Account
Hollis Investment Savings Account
RBC Investment Savings Account
TD Investment Savings Account
DisnatAltamira High-Interest CashPerformerNone
Hollis Investment Savings Account
Manulife Bank Investment Savings Account
B2B High Interest Investment Account
RBC Investment Savings Account
Renaissance High Interest Savings Account
HSBC InvestDirectICICI Bank High Interest Investment Savings AccountNone
Renaissance High Interest Savings Account
Altamira High-Interest CashPerformer
Manulife Bank Investment Savings Account
B2B High Interest Investment Account
Hollis Investment Savings Account
RBC Investment Savings Account
Nat'l Bank Direct BrokerageAltamira High-Interest CashPerformerNone
B2B High Interest Investment Account
Renaissance High Interest Savings Account
Manulife Bank Investment Savings Account
RBC Investment Savings Account
Home Trust Investment Savings Account
Qtrade InvestorRenaissance High Interest Savings AccountNone
Altamira High-Interest CashPerformer
B2B High Interest Investment Account
Hollis Investment Savings Account
Manulife Bank Investment Savings Account
ICICI Bank High Interest Investment Savings Account
RBC Investment Savings Account
TD Investment Savings Account
QuestradeRenaissance High Interest Savings AccountA $9.95 commission applies to purchases and sales
Altamira High-Interest CashPerformer
Hollis Investment Savings Account
Manulife Bank Investment Savings Account
RBC Investment Savings Account
Scotia iTradeBank of Nova Scotia High Interest Savings AccountNone
Hollis Investment Savings Account
RBC Investment Savings Account1% fee charged on funds held for less than 90 days, minimum $28.88
Manulife Bank Investment Savings Account
Renaissance High Interest Savings Account
Altamira High-Interest CashPerformer
TD Investment Savings Account
RBC Direct InvestingRBC Investment Savings AccountNone
TD Direct InvestingTD Investment Savings AccountNone
Virtual BrokersAlmost all None


How to order an investment savings account

You'll need these fund codes to order an investment savings account through an online broker. U.S.-dollar accounts have different codes - consult your broker. Companies offering these accounts have varying minimum upfront investment requirements, but brokers often impose their own minimum purchase of $1,000 or more.

FundCode
Altamira High-Interest CashPerformerNBC100
B2B High Interest Investment AccountBTB100
Bank of Nova Scotia High Interest Savings AccountDYN1300
BMO High Interest Savings AccountAAT770
Equitable Bank High Interest Savings AccountEQB100
Hollis Investment Savings AccountDYN500
Home Trust High Interest Savings AccountHOM100
ICICI Bank High Interest Investment Savings AccountIBN100
Manulife Bank Investment Savings AccountMIP510
RBC Investment Savings AccountRBF2010
Renaissance High Interest Savings AccountATL5000
TD Investment Savings AccountTDB8150
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