Copyright © 2022 Bourse de Montréal Inc. All rights reserved. Do not copy, distribute, sell or modify this document without Bourse de Montréal Inc.’s prior written consent. This information is provided for information purposes only. Neither TMX Group Limited nor any of its affiliated companies guarantees the completeness of the information contained in this publication, and we are not responsible for any errors or omissions in or your use of, or reliance on, the information. The information provided is not an invitation to purchase securities or derivatives listed on Montréal Exchange, Toronto Stock Exchange and/or TSX Venture Exchange. Montréal Exchange and MX are the trademarks of Bourse de Montréal Inc. TMX, the TMX design, The Future is Yours to See., and Voir le futur. Réaliser l’avenir. are the trademarks of TSX Inc. and are used under license.

National Bank Direct Brokerage (NBDB) is a division of National Bank Financial Inc. (NBF), as well as a trademark owned by National Bank of Canada (NBC) that is used under licence by NBF. NBF is a member of the Investment Industry Regulatory Organization of Canada, the Canadian Investor Protection Fund, and is a subsidiary of NBC, a public company listed on the Toronto Stock Exchange (TSX: NA). NBDB provides order execution only services and makes no investment recommendations. Clients are solely responsible for the financial and tax consequences of their investment decisions.

September 19 to November 11, 2022

© Bourse de Montréal Inc.

PDAC 2019


Attending PDAC? TMX Group will have a booth located at 2917, speak to a TSX and TSXV representative. We will be on location March 3rd-6th.

Schedule a Meeting

Guides and Strategies


Trading Simulator

Trading Tools





Options Calculator



Option Matters Blog

Options Video Library

Simulator Quick Guide

Simulator Shortcuts

Simulator: Good to Know

List of Options Classes

8-Week Options Trading Simulation Contest

Become Canada's

Top Options Trader

The Montréal Exchange Options Trading Simulation contest makes its highly anticipated return! With weekly cash prizes and a grand prize of $10,000 up for grabs, this is the perfect opportunity to help you jump start or expand your knowledge of markets and options trading, and learn how to design effective strategies to trade options with a fictitious portfolio value of $100,000, while competing alongside your peers across Canada. Weekly cash prizes are awarded to persons earning the highest returns, and the grand prize to the person earning the highest overall returns.

With exclusive training and education tools at your disposal, offered by our sponsors including the National Bank Direct Brokerage and the Canadian Derivative Institute, there’s no better time than the present to take part!

It’s no-risk business with lots of play. Come put your learnings and strategies to work and try to claim the grand prize as well as bragging rights as “Canada’s Top Options Trader”! 

Register for Free Today!Login

Reference Materials


Read Contest Rules

Grand Prize*


*Grand Prize awarded to the person earning the highest overall returns

7 Weekly Prizes* of


*Weekly prizes awarded to the person earning the highest returns


Simulator Guide


Week 2 - Top 5 Winners



ContrAYrian Fund