POEMS 2.0

Changes the way you trade.

Check out POEMS 2.0 new look here

Looking for Classic POEMS?

Multi-Asset, Multi-Market

Connect to over 15 global exchanges (and counting) in markets such as Singapore, Hong Kong, US, China and Germany, with just a single log in.

Diversify your portfolio with access to multi-asset classes such as Equities, Contracts For Difference (CFDs), Unit Trust, Futures and FX, all within one trading platform.

Global Chart Live

Be empowered with real-time streaming charts, customisable chart settings and technical indicators. Bringing together the best of intraday and historical charting, Global Chart Live allows you to compare data of up to 5 different asset classes and up to 15 years

Advanced Order Types

Advanced Order Types such as Stop Limit and Limit If Touched Orders give you flexibility and tools required to better deal with changing market conditions. Now also available for SGX counters.

*All depictions of trades by image are for illustrative purposes only and not a recommendation to buy or sell any particular financial instrument.

Live Order Notifications

Get customisable, real-time updates on your desktop for your orders with Live Order Notifications. View Live trade updates instantly on your trade history logs

*All depictions of trades by image are for illustrative purposes only and not a recommendation to buy or sell any particular financial instrument.

Personalised Interface with
Integrated Trading Tools

Power your investment decisions with our suite of trading tools such as Stock Analytics, ChartWhiz and Trading Central. Mix and match, re-arrange and customise your workspaces, exactly how you want it to be.

Minimum system requirement:

  • PC or Mac
  • 512 megabytes (MB) RAM
  • Windows Vista/7/8 Desktop/Server 2008/Mac OS X v10.6
  • Microsoft Internet Explorer 9 and above, Mozilla Firefox 17 or above, Safari 5 and above, Chrome v25 and above
  • JVM (Java Virtual Machine) Version 8 Update 66 and above.
  • Adobe Reader 8.2 or above
  • Connection to the Internet

Note: System requirements and performance may vary from one platform to another.

POEMS 2.0 uses the same account number and password as Classic POEMS (sometimes known as POEMS Internet or P1).
POEMS 2.0 has 10 product types over 15 global exchanges:

  • Stocks
  • ETF – Exchange Traded Funds
  • CFD – Contracts for Difference
  • CFD-DMA – CFD – Direct Market Access
  • Reg FX / Bullion
  • Mini FX / Bullion
  • UT – Unit Trust
  • Bonds
  • Futures
  • SBL – Securities Borrowing and Lending
You may search for a counter via the Search Name / Symbol box in the View Price widget under Prices (LP1) or Trade (LP2). Alternatively, you may use the drop down lists in the View Price widget to browse through the different global markets and exchanges to find a counter.
There are 3 methods of adding counters to your Watchlists:

Method 1: Right-click on counter

  • Right-click on counter in Prices (LP1) or Trade (LP2) to display sub menu
  • Go to ‘Add To’ and select the Watchlist you wish to add to


Method 2: Hover and click on +WATCHLIST

  • Move your mouse over the counter
  • Click on the +WATCHLIST button and select the Watchlist you wish to add to


Method 3: Using the Basic Search or Advanced Search Function

  • Go to Watchlist sub-tab in Prices (LP1) or Trade (LP2)
  • Use the Basic Search or Advanced Search to search for your counter – a list of suggested counters will be shown
  • Click on the counter to add it to your selected Watchlist


Each Watchlist can contain up to 50 counters.
No, you do not have to re-create new Watchlists for POEMS 2.0. Simply import your Watchlist by following these steps:

  • In the Trade (LP2) tab, click on Global Watchlist
  • Select Import Watchlist – the left panel shows your Watchlists from P1; the right panel shows your Watchlists in P2
  • Drag and Drop the counters/watchlist from the left panel to the right panel – the counter will appear on your selected Watchlist in P2.


This below tutorial shows how you can import your Watchlists from Classic POEMS:

There are 2 methods of submitting a trade in POEMS 2.0:

Method 1 – using Trade (LP2) tab

  • Click once on specific counter in the View Price widget. The selected counter’s last done price will show in the Trade widget on the right.
  • The Limit Price and Total Quantity* can be selected from the drop-down menu or through manual input. The Gross value is calculated based on the selection.
  • After clicking on BUY or SELL or SHORT SELL (for SGX only), a password box will appear. Once password is keyed in, click confirm and the order will be submitted.

*The figures in Total Quantity menu will remember the previous quantity keyed in for the same counter for convenience purposes. It does not reflect the amount the user actually holds.

Method 2 – right click on counter

  • In the View Price widget, right click on counter to bring up the sub menu.
  • In the sub menu, select Trade to open a new Trade widget.
There are 2 methods to trade Unit Share (SGX):

Method 1 – right click on counter

  • In the View Price widget, right click on counter to bring up the sub menu.
  • In the sub menu, select Trade Unit Share to open a new window with the Unit Share Trade widget.

Method 2 – Unit Share sub tab

  • In the View Price widget, go to the sub tab SGX Unit Share
  • Search for specific counters or browser counters using the dropdown lists
  • Click to add the counters to the Trade widget

*Do note that the SGX Unit Share widget has 5 separate Watchlists for you to add counters and view SGX Unit Share prices.

You may view your working and past 7 days’ orders in the Order Status tab or Order status widget in Trade (LP2) tab.
There are 2 methods to view Time & Sales, Trade Summary and Market Depth*:

Method 1 – right click on counter

  • In the View Price widget, right click on counter to bring up the sub menu.
  • In the sub menu, select Time & Sales, Trade Summary or Market Depth to open a new window with the respective module.

Method 2 – Trading Info widget

  • Time & Sales, Trade Summary and Market Depth are available via the Trading Info widget. To see how to add a new widget, please refer to the question ‘How do I add a new Tab or Widget?’ below.



*Market Depth for SGX and HKEx are only available after subscription of SGX Market Depth / Hong Kong Live Price services via POEMS rewards.

You may view your outstanding positions by going to Acct Mgmt tab > Stocks > Outstanding Positions.

All your outstanding positions of your trades due for payment are shown here.

You may view your holdings by going to Acct Mgmt tab > Stocks > Scrip Positions for Margin, Custodian, Prepaid Custodian account type or Scrap Book for Cash Management and Cash Trading account type.

Scrip Position shows all share holdings that are held in custody with us. If your account is linked to CDP, your SGX holdings on Scrip Position may not be entirely accurate as you may have transacted through other broker accounts. You are advised to check your CDP statement for the accurate shareholding for your SGX shares.

Do note that Scrip Position is not available for Cash Trading accounts.

Scrap Book is an editable portfolio management feature that allows you to manually add contracts for your convenience (e.g. IPO allotment and corporate action such as bonus, share consolidation, rights, or share split). The holdings in the Scrap Book is an indicative and may not represent the accurate holdings of your portfolio as any corporate actions for all local and foreign shares such as stock splits, bonus issues, rights or entitlements of any form will not be auto-adjusted. Shares which are delisted or had become OTC will also not be updated.

You are advised to check your CDP statement for the accurate shareholding for SGX shares and always refer to Scrip Position for the accurate holdings for foreign shares.

POEMS 2.0 consists of a series of tabs and widgets. Tabs are similar to the way your web browsers e.g. Google Chrome, Firefox, Internet Explorer etc. are organised, which allows you to toggle between different tabs within one single window. By default, you will have a standard set of tabs, which you can add/remove/rename.

Within each tab is a workspace which you can add in trading tools (we call them widgets), group and resize them to your preference. Each workspace can contain up to 6 widgets.

  • Click on the button on the top menu bar – a new empty tab will be created
  • Choose from our suggested preset tabs layouts
  • Alternatively, click customise to build your own workspace
  • Click to add or drag and drop from the widget store on the right
  • You may rename, delete or save your tab by clicking on the small arrow on the tab


Yes, the customisations you make to your platform will remain the same when you log in to POEMS 2.0 again.
Yes, simply go to My Settings > Settings > Restore Workspace to restore to the original setting.
Yes, simply go to My Settings > Settings > Login and Password.
Yes, simply go to My Settings > My Account to update your mobile number or email address. To update your mailing address, please use this the Updating of Personal Particulars form.
For security reasons, you will be automatically logged out after a certain duration. You may change this duration by going to My Settings > Settings > Login and Password.
  • Go to the main Rewards tab, and click on ‘New Rewards Subscriptions’
  • On this tab, you will see items grouped in sub categories available for redemption, click the sub headers to display full list of items. Check the box next to the item for selection
  • Ensure sufficient rewards points are available
  • Click on ‘Submit New’ to proceed
This is the minimum system requirement for POEMS 2.0:

  • PC or Mac
  • 512 megabytes (MB) RAM
  • Window Vista/7/8 Desktop/Server 2008/Mac OS X v10.6
  • Microsoft Internet Explorer 9 and above, Mozilla Firefox 17 or above, Safari 5 and above, Chrome v25 and above
  • JVM (Java Virtual Machine) Version 8 Update 66 and above.
  • Adobe Reader 8.2 or above
  • Connection to the Internet

Note: System requirements and performance may vary from one platform to another.


To check compatibility of your computer, please click here.