Open an Account

Step 1: Choose Account Type

Maximize your Opportunities

  • Fund the account with cash and/or marginable stocks and bonds to increase your investment purchasing power.

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Contra Trading

  • No upfront collateral or cash is required for trading

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Cash Upfront

  • Fund your account before trading

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Step 2: Choose Facilities

Trade online through our suite of POEMS platforms, POEMS 2.0, POEMS Pro, POEMS Mobile 2.0 or through your trading representative.

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Settle trades with 10 different currencies: SGD, USD, HKD, AUD, MYR, JPY, GBP, EUR, CNY, CAD

If you do not opt-in for Multi-Currency Facility, all trades will be settled in SGD equivalent regardless of traded currency; prevailing exchanging rates apply.

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Earn on your idle funds.
1 Year Rolling Return: SGD p.a.* | USD p.a.*
Return (1 month) Annualised: SGD p.a.# | USD p.a.#

Rates updated as of
*Based on 1-year rolling return, NAV/NAV prices.
#Based on the average rate of annualised returns over the last rolling one month.
Past performance is not necessarily indicative of future performance. View disclaimer

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  • Borrow Securities for short selling
  • Lend your Securities to earn up to 4% p.a.

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  • Up to 20 times leverage.
  • Ability to short sell.
  • Access to global equities, indices, fx and commodities

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Eligibility

  • At least 18 years of age
  • Not a U.S Person (an individual who is a U.S citizen or U.S resident)
  • Not a bankrupt

Other Accounts

What do you need to prepare

  • Singapore Identity Card (Pink or Blue)
  • Bank Account Information
    • Bank Account Details (DBS/POSB/OCBC/UOB/MAYBANK) OR
    • TT Details (TT Bank Name, Account Number & Currency Details)
  • For mailing address which is different from your Identity Card, please provide supporting document(s) issued within the last 3 months such as:
    • Telephone bills/Utility bills/Bank statement OR
    • Statement from any Financial Institutions in your country OR
    • Correspondence from any government bodies in Singapore

All copies of documentation has to be scanned or photographed from the original document.

  • Malaysian Identity Card
  • Bank Account Information
    • Singapore Bank Account Details (DBS/POSB/OCBC/UOB/MAYBANK) OR
    • TT Details (TT Bank Name, Account Number & Currency Details)
  • For mailing address which is different from your Identity Card, please provide supporting document(s) issued within the last 3 months such as:
    • Telephone bills/Utility bills/Bank statement OR
    • Statement from any Financial Institutions in your country OR
    • Correspondence from any government bodies in Malaysia or Singapore

All copies of documentation has to be scanned or photographed from the original document.

Note:
All supporting documents should be in English. Otherwise, there is a need to have each of these specific documents translated and certified by a qualified translator/translation company.

  • Passport with at least 6 month validity
  • Bank Account Information
    • Singapore Bank Account Details (DBS/POSB/OCBC/UOB/MAYBANK) OR
    • TT Details (TT Bank Name, Account Number & Currency Details)
  • Supporting document(s) for residential address issued within the last 3 months such as:
    • Telephone bills/Utility bills/Bank statement OR
    • Statement from any Financial Institutions in your country OR
    • Correspondence from any government bodies in your country
  • For mailing address that is different from your residential address, please provide additional supporting document(s) issued within the last 3 months that reflects your mailing address.

All copies of documentation has to be scanned or photographed from the original document.

Note:
All supporting documents should be in English. Otherwise, there is a need to have each of these specific documents translated and certified by a qualified translator/translation company.

FAQ

You will be able to open an Account instantly if all requirements are met. Upon successful Account opening, you will receive an email notification

Fund your Account through PayNow or FAST. You can trade/invest within 15 minutes (excluding Singapore market trades via Cash Management Accounts, as account linkage requires CDP approval)

 

Please remember to complete:

Sign up for complimentary Live Price and update CPF/SRS account number

 

For trading limit increase from the day following your Account opening, please call your Trading Representative or Customer Experience Unit at 6531 1555 or email talktophillip@phillip.com.sg

  Cash Plus Cash Management
Client’s CDP Linkage
Low Commission Charges
Margin Facility
Excess Funds Management Facility
CPF/SRS Trades
The Central Depository Account, or generally referred to as CDP, is an account that holds all the shares you purchased on the open market safely. A CDP, run by the Singapore Stock Exchange (SGX), serves as a security for all of your stocks.
We do not cater to Online Corporate Account opening at the moment. Please bear with us while we work on this. In the meantime, kindly visit our Phillip Investor Centres to obtain and fill in the required forms.
You can open joint Cash Plus Account via www.poems.com.sg/open-an-account.
Alternatively, you can open a joint Cash Management Account or other Account types at your nearest Phillip Investor Centre.
Yes, there is no restriction to the number of trading accounts you can open.
You may contact our General Hotline at +65 6531 1555 to check on the status of your account opening.

You may open an Estate account with Phillip Securities. The administrator may contact any of the Trading Representatives to open an Estate Account.

You’ll need to submit the required documents are as follows:

1. Death Certificate of the deceased person
2. Grant of Probate / Letters of Administration
3. Schedule of Assets
4. NRIC of the Administrator (for Singaporeans) / Passport (for Foreigners)
5. If the administrator’s mailing address differs from residential address, please provide supporting documents issued within the last 3 months such as utility bill/bank statement/government body letter.

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