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1. What are the commissions and other charges?
  Singapore Hong Kong Malaysia
UTRADE Edge Accounts Online Rates  Online Rates  Online Rates 
Flat Rate 0.18%  0.18%  0.18% 
Minimum Commission S$18.00 HK$100.00 MYR60.00
 
UTRADE Plus Accounts Online Rates Online Rates Online Rates
Flat Rate 0.18%  N.A. N.A.
Minimum Commission S$18.00 N.A. N.A.
Other Charges
Clearing Fee

0.0325% on gross consideration

0.003% on gross consideration
(Min: HK$3; Max: HK$100)
0.03% (Max: MYR1,000)
Stamp Duty N.A. 0.1% on gross consideration 0.1% (Max: MYR200)
Trading Access Fee 0.0075% on gross consideration 0.005% on gross consideration N.A.
Transaction Levy N.A. 0.0027% on gross consideration N.A.
GST The relevant GST applies The relevant GST applies

The relevant GSTs apply

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2. Are there any additional charges other than those mentioned?
Charges
  Singapore Hong Kong Malaysia
Sub Account Charge

- Waived for the first two
  years

- Without Holdings: SGD2 +
  GST / quarter

- With Holdings: SGD15 +
  GST / quarter

- This charge will be waived
  for the first two years. 
  UOBKH reserves the right to
  close the account if there is
  no trade subsequently.

- Waived for the first two
  years

- SGD2 + GST per counter
  per month billed to clients
  on a quarterly basis (waiver
  for quarter with 6
  transactions done or waiver
  for the particular month with
  at least 2 transactions done)

- Waived for the first two
  years

- SGD2 + GST per counter
  per month billed to clients
  on a quarterly basis (waiver
  for quarter with 6
  transactions done or waiver
  for the particular month with
  at least 2 transactions done)

Rights Issue Charge

- Client provides the cashier’s
  order: No charge

- Client requires UOBKH to
  buy the cashier’s order:
  SGD10 + GST and SGD5
  bank charge is applicable

- Refund of unsuccessful
  allocation / application:
  SGD10 + GST

- Handling charge: SGD30 +
  GST (inclusive of all out-of-
  pocket expenses)

- CCASS fee HKD 1 per
  board lot

- Handling charge: SGD30 +
  GST (inclusive of all out-of-
  pocket expenses)

Dividend Charge

- Dividend ≤ SGD 10
  SGD 1 + GST

- Dividend ≤ SGD 500
  SGD 5 + GST

- Dividend ≥ 500
  1% of dividend capped at
  SGD 25 + GST

- CCASS Dividend collection
  fee:  0.12%

- CCASS Scrip fee:  one time
  charge of HKD 1.50 per
  board lot

- Dividend ≤ SGD 10
  SGD 1 + GST

- Dividend ≤ SGD 500
   SGD 5 + GST

- Dividend ≥ 500
   1% of dividend capped at
   SGD 25 + GST

- Agent charge
   Transfer in to UOBKH a/c
   . Agent’s charge: SGD50
     per transaction
   . UOBKH no h/c

   Transfer out from UOB/c
   . Agent’s charge: SGD50
     per transaction
   . UOBKH h/c

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3. Can the UOBKH Depository Agent Sub-Account maintenance charges be waived?
For Sub-Account for UTRADE Edge Account or Plus Account, this charge will be waived for the first two years. UOBKH reserves the right to close the Sub-Account if there is no trade subsequently.
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4. Where are the shares kept?
Shares will be kept in our Custodian under UOBKH.
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5. How do I check my share holdings since my shares are kept with UOBKH?
A detailed Monthly Share Holdings Statement will be sent to you if there were transactions or if there is balance. A Quarterly Share Holdings Statement will be sent if there was no transaction.
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6. Can I sell my Singapore share holdings in my CDP Account using UTRADE Edge / Plus Account?
No, you can’t sell your Singapore shares in your CDP Account using either Account. To sell using either account, your share holdings must be transferred to your Sub-Account at UOBKH prior to you selling. There will be no charge for transferring your Singapore share holdings to UOBKH.
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7. Will my UTRADE Edge / Plus Account be linked to my existing trading account?
No, your existing trading account will not be linked to your UTRADE Edge or Plus Account.
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8. What are some of the key parameters of UTRADE Edge Account and UTRADE Plus Account?
  UTRADE Edge Account UTRADE Plus Account
Which markets can I trade? Singapore, Hong Kong  and Malaysia Singapore only
Can I do contra trade?

Singapore market:   Yes
Hong Kong market:  Yes
Malaysia market:     Yes

You can trade Singapore market only and contra is allowed
Is there a trading limit on the value of shares I can trade?

Trading limit is based on x 1 of cash deposit. 

Note: Trading limit is computed in SGD.  If you deposit foreign currencies, a SGD equivalent will be computed after taking into consideration currency fluctuations.
Trading limit is based on x 2 of cash deposit.
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9. What is the settlement period?

For Singapore market and Malaysia market:  It will be T+3 for all contract types.  Shares will be force-sold if payment is not received by T+3.

For Hong Kong market:  It will be T+2 for all contract types.  Shares will be force-sold if payment is not received by T+2.

UOBKH reserves the right to sell your share holdings in your Sub-Account, or use the available cash balance in your Trust Account to settle any outstanding position or contra loss.

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10. How do I fund my UTRADE Edge / Plus Account?
You may deposit money into your UTRADE Edge / Plus Account via Electronic Payment for Share (EPS) or cheque.  The funds will be credited into the Trust Account for trade settlement.
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