IIROC is committed to developing and promoting free and easy-to-use investor education and financial literacy tools and resources, as part of our mandate to protect the investing public through education. Improving consumers’ financial literacy helps them make more informed decisions, which in turn, better enables them to achieve their personal savings and retirement goals.
This Investor Knowledge quiz is designed to test one’s understanding about the basics of investing and to encourage consumers to increase their financial knowledge. Questions cover topics such as interest rates and stocks and bonds, and mutual funds. Additional information on these topics can be found in the How to Invest
section of IIROC’s website.
To help Canadians strengthen their financial knowledge and skills, IIROC is pleased to collaborate with the Better Business Bureau (BBB) to distribute this important resource across the country. IIROC also thanks the Financial Industry Regulatory Authority (FINRA) for allowing the use of some of the information included in this quiz which has been adapted to the Canadian capital markets.
Please use the Internet Explorer web browser to take the quiz.
For more than 100 years, Better Business Bureau has been helping people find businesses, brands and charities they can trust. The Council of Better Business Bureaus is the umbrella organization for 112 local, independent BBBs across North America, as well as home to its national programs on dispute resolution, advertising review, and industry self-regulation. BBB sets standards for ethical business behavior and monitors compliance. Nearly 400,000 BBB Accredited Businesses meet BBB’s high standards.
The Financial Industry Regulatory Authority is an independent, not-for-profit organization authorized by Congress to protect America’s investors by making sure the securities industry operates fairly and honestly.