How to: Discovery

Justin Ling Updated by Justin Ling

What is it for? To help you find the right investments for your strategy.

To access, click the TRADE button on the left-hand navigation. Then choose the type of investment you would like to explore.


Click on the filters to narrow down your search.

  • Industry: Company groups based on the type of products/services they provide.
  • Country: Where the headquarters of the investment is located.
  • Market Cap: How large the company is.
  • Advanced: More filters, once you are familiar with the platform.
  • Popular Stocks: The most popular stocks on EquitySim.

Example: Try filtering for medium-sized technology companies in Canada.

(Industry = Technology, Country = Canada, Market Cap = Mid)

To find out about the other types of investments check out these articles

How to Choose a Stock

How to Choose ETFs

What is a Bond?

What is an Option?

How did we do?

How-to: Company Pages

How-to: Portfolio Holdings