Basic Trading Account

Trade globally with just one account

Why you will love this

Gain access to iOCBC online platform to trade on SGX and 14 foreign markets

Trade in 31 exchanges via your Trading Representative (TR)

Who can apply

Age 18 and above

Online application

using Myinfo

For individual customers who are 21 years old and above


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.


Trade around the world through us with access to over 30 global exchanges

Trade 15 exchanges online and access the other markets by placing orders through your dedicated Trading Representative

Shares custody

Enjoy the flexbility of having your SGX shares custodised at Central Depository Funds (CDP)

Be guided by a Trading Representative

You will be assigned a dedicated Trading Representative (TR) who will be there to assist you with all your queries and provide market updates

No funds needed upfront

Enjoy the ability to trade up to your assigned limit without needing to fund your trades beforehand

Our standard commission rates

SGX (Traded in SGD)

    Online Broker Assisted
    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%
    MInimum commission S$25 S$40


      Online Broker Assisted
      Rate 0.30% 0.415%
      Minimum commission USD 20 USD 30


        Online Broker Assisted
        Rate 0.25% 0.30%
        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.

        Products you can trade with this account

        Company shares, warrants, DLCs, REITS, ADRs and more.

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        Exchange Traded Funds (ETFs)

        Index funds with access to a diversified portfolio of securities.

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        Equity-Linked Notes

        Short-term investments to buy or sell shares of selected company at a discounted price.

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        A form of fixed-income securities issued by governments or companies to raise funds from the financial markets.

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        Before you apply

        Eligibility requirements

        Minimum Age

        18 years old

        Initial deposit

        For those between 18-20 years old, initial deposit of S$1,000 is required to commence trading

        Ways to apply

        Start your trading journey with us