POEMS Mercury

Your Edge.

Multi-Market, Multi-Screen

Experience efficient execution across 12 global exchanges with Watchlists in-synced with POEMS Suite of Trading Platforms. You decide what information you want to see and how you want to see it. Having the trader in mind, POEMS Mercury also allows convenient docking and linking of multiple modules and it supports multi-screens and dual-language.

Advanced Order Types with validities

Beyond Limit orders, POEMS Mercury delivers a range of advanced order-types such as Stop-Limit, Limit-If-Touch, OCO and If-Done orders with various validities to help you manage your execution better and more efficiently.

One-Click Trading with OB Trader

Experience faster order submission execution through one-click trading with OB Trader. This premium trading tool allows you to trade directly on the Market Depth, while amending and withdrawing orders through the same window.

*SGX or HKEx Market Depth subscription required. For more information on this feature, refer to the user guide found under settings in POEMS Mercury. Free trial until 30 September 2017, no activation required.

Fully Customisable Workspaces & Settings

Personalise your dashboard and workspace to suit the way you trade as we recognise that there is no one-size-fits-all. Depending on your workflow and individual preference as a trader, you can modify settings to disable order confirmation screen, set-up own fat-finger checks, customise PriceView to display in grid or tabular views, etc.

Extensive technical insights with more than 40 indicators on Chart View

POEMS Mercury offers high performance, intuitive and fully-customisable charting solution. It comes powered with in-built smart memory of technical drawings, Candlestick pattern-recognition, bespoke timeframe and colour scheme customisation ability, and much more.

Please note the following recommended and minimum requirements.
Using the software on a system that falls below the recommended system requirements may result in less than optimal performance.

Recommended System Requirements:

  • Windows 7, 8 or 10
  • Multi-core Intel® or AMD® processor at 3 GHz or faster
  • 8 GB or more RAM
  • 1 GB or more available hard disk space or more
  • Screen Resolution of 1024 by 768 pixels or higher
  • Cable Broadband Internet Connection of 200Mbps or better
  • To achieve best performance, a dedicated PC should be used for POEMS Mercury only.

Minimum System Requirements:

  • Window 7
  • Single-core Intel® or AMD® processor at 1.5 GHz or faster
  • 4 GB RAM
  • 500 MB or more available hard disk space
  • Screen Resolution of 1024 by 768 pixels or higher
  • Cable Broadband Internet Connection of 50Mbps or better

POEMS Mercury is an application-based advanced trading platform, designed for active traders like you.
POEMS Mercury is available to all existing POEMS clients. Download the application and install it on your computer.
Your login details are the same as that used to log in for POEMS 2.0, POEMS Mobile or classic POEMS. No separate login details are required.
Yes you can. For existing POEMS clients, proceed to login as usual with your 2FA OneKey or SMS OTP. For new POEMS clients, log in to POEMS 2.0 to register/activate your 2FA OneKey token.

You may only view/withdraw SGX Limit and Stop Limit day orders placed through POEMS Mercury on POEMS 2.0. Simply go to the ‘Order Status’ tab, under ‘Today’s Orders’. Likewise, the orders placed using POEMS 2.0 or POEMS Mobile will be reflected on POEMS Mercury. You may view and/or withdraw these orders using POEMS Mercury.

However, for foreign markets, only working limit orders placed on POEMS Mercury will be shown on POEMS 2.0. For the advanced order types, it will be reflected in POEMS 2.0 only when the orders are completed.

You can, however, orders that have been processed (done) cannot be withdrawn.
You can decrease the quantity of order placed, with no change in queue priority. Applicable for SGX orders only.
  1. SGX (Singapore Stock Exchange)
  2. HKEx (Hong Kong Stock Exchange)
  3. SSE (Shanghai Stock Exchange)
  4. Bursa (Kuala Lumpur Stock Exchange)
  5. NYSE (New York Stock Exchange)
  6. NYSE MKT (formerly known as AMEX)
  7. NASDAQ
  8. SET (The Stock Exchange of Thailand)
  1. Limit Order
  2. Stop Limit Order
  3. Limit-If-Touch
  4. IF-Done Related Order
  5. OCO (One Cancels Other) Related Order

(1) Day Order
The order is only valid for the day that it is entered into the order book. Unexecuted orders will automatically expire at the end of the trading day.

(2) Good-till-Date (GTD)
Clients can specify up to a maximum of 30 days for their orders to stay active. The orders will stay active until completed or cancelled.

You can create 12 Watchlists with 50 counters per Watchlist.
If you are receiving delayed prices for foreign markets, it is likely that your Phillip Account does not have live price access for the respective market. Simply log in to POEMS 2.0, go to ‘Rewards’ tab and select ‘New Rewards Subscription’ to subscribe.
If your Phillip Account has an existing Market Depth subscription, you will be able to get access to the respective market’s Market Depth via POEMS Mercury. If you do not have an existing Market Depth subscription, simply log in to POEMS 2.0, go to ‘Rewards’ tab and select ‘New Rewards Subscription’ to subscribe.

Market
SGX Subscribe from the Rewards tab in POEMS 2.0
HKEx Available with the HKEx Live Price subscription, subscribe from the Rewards tab in POEMS 2.0
SSE Available with the SSE Live Price subscription, subscribe from the Rewards tab in POEMS 2.0
NYSE / NYSE MKT / NASDAQ Market Depth for U.S. exchanges are not available
Bursa Market Depth for Bursa is not available

A limit order is an order given by the client specifying a maximum buying price or minimum selling price, beyond which the order will not be executed. A limit buy order may be filled at the limit price or lower and a limit sell may be filled at the limit price or higher.

Order Type SGX All Foreign Markets
Limit Order – Day A Limit Order (Day) is an order that is good during market trading hours of that day only. Unexecuted day limit order will automatically expire at the end of the trading day.
Limit Order – GTD Limit Order – GTD (SGX)
Limit Orders (GTD) stay in the order book for the number of days you specify, up to a maximum of 30 calendar days, or until order is filled/ order is cancelled/ stock is delisted/ stock is suspended/ stock has corporate actions. Hence before the expiration date, the order will remain active until you decide to cancel or if the trade is executed. The unfilled GTD order will be cancelled automatically at the close of the market on the expiration date. If the expiration date falls on a weekend or a public holiday, the order will expire on the day before.
Currently not available

A Stop-Limit Order combines the features of a stop order and a limit order. It requires a Trigger Price and a Limit Price to be specified. When the market price reaches the Trigger, the order becomes a limit order that will be executed at the Limit Price specified (or better).

Order Type SGX HKEx / NYSE / NYSE MKT / NASDAQ BURSA / SSE
Stop Limit Order – Day Stop Limit Order (SGX)
A Stop-Limit Order (Day) will only be triggered during market trading hours of that day, or until order is filled/ order is cancelled/ stock is delisted/ stock is suspended/ stock has corporate actions.
Stop Limit Order (Synthetic)
A Stop-Limit Order (Day) submitted on POEMS Mercury for HKEx / NYSE / NYSE MKT / NASDAQ are synthetic orders monitored and held on synthetic servers rather than Exchange servers. These orders mimic the native order types and are released to respective exchanges only when all trigger conditions are met. Stop-Limit Order (Day) will only be triggered during market trading hours of that day only.
Currently not available

For all Stop Limit orders, clients are to ensure that their trading accounts have sufficient buy or sell trading limits to allow orders to be submitted when Stop Limit order’s triggering conditions are met, otherwise, order triggered may be rejected due to insufficient trading limit.

Kindly note that a stop-limit order does not ensure your order will be fully executed when triggered. It could be done partially or not done at all depending on the current market price and liquidity of the market. Trigger Price must be above or equal to the last done price for buy stop-limit orders and below or equal the last done price for sell stop-limit orders. If the market is closed, closing price will be used as reference.

It is an order that is structured of two or more steps that must occur in a specified sequence. Only after the first step in the sequence is completed, then will the second step be activated. This related order can be used if you are unable to continuously monitor the market but want to participate in the market movements in your favour and/or exit a move against you. Currently only limit orders can be used for a IF-Done related order.

Order Type All Markets
IF-Done Order – Day A IF-Done Order (Day) is an order that will only be triggered during market trading hours. Once triggered, the limit order will be good for that day only. Unexecuted day limit order will automatically expire at the end of the trading day.

You can download/view the user guide in the platform, located at the top-right corner under “help”.

Read about POEMS Mercury in The Straits Times