A cash trading account allows you to trade only with the funds available in your account. You are not able to finance your trades. Our Basic Trading Account is a form of cash trading account.
Basic Trading (Cash) Account
Trade globally with just one account
Online application using Myinfo*
For individual customers who are 21 years and above.
*SGX listed securities will be custodised with OCBC Securities for trading accounts opened via MyInfo.
Offline and corporate application at a branch or via mail
For individual customers who are 18 to 20 years old, foreigners who do not have Myinfo and corporate customers.
Our most fundamental account for all your essential trading needs.
SGX (Traded in SGD)
|For trades with contract value less than or equal to S$50,000||0.275%||0.50%|
|For trades with contract value between S$50,000 and S$100,000||0.22%||0.40%|
|For trades with contract value more than S$100,000||0.18%||0.25%|
AMEX, NYSE and NASDAQ
|Minimum commission||USD 20||USD 30|
|Minimum commission||HKD 150||HKD 200|
All transactions are also subject to other fees such as clearing fees, stamp duty, GST, etc.
More details on fees and commissions for other markets.
18 years old
For those between 18-20 years old, initial deposit of S$1,000 is required to commence trading
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Frequently Asked Questions About Basic Trading Account
You do not need to fund your trades upfront when trading with our Basic Trading Account. You only need to settle your trades after a transaction is done. You can view here for more information on trade settlement.