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More Reduction

From 5 August 2016, commission rates for foreign markets will be reduced to 0.18%! And that's not all. You will be able to make Prefunded trades at reduced minimum commissions of only SGD10 or USD10, for the Singapore and US markets respectively. 

What's more, no deposit and fees are needed to open an account!


KE Trade Prefunded (online/mobile)

Minimum Commission

Commission Rates


Min SGD10 SGD18



Min USD10 USD20

0.18%  0.2%

Malaysia (Bursa)

Min MYR60

0.18%  0.2%

Hong Kong (HKEx)

Min HKD100

0.18%  0.2%

Thailand (SET)

Min THB400

0.18%  0.2%

(Shanghai-Hong Kong Stock Connect)

Min RMB80

0.18%  0.2%


More Value

Enjoy one-month free access to US live prices when you execute at least one online or mobile trade on NYSE/NYSA Arca/NASDAQ. The free access will be activated automatically the next day after a trade is done, subject to your acceptance of the Exchange Subscriber Agreements.

You will be entitled to one month of free access per calendar month. To extend your access, you will be required to execute another trade on NYSE/NYSA Arca/NASDAQ during the calendar month following that of the first qualifying trade.

Terms and Conditions:

  • The promotion is valid till 31 December 2017.
  • Applicable to existing clients with a KE Trade account.
  • Valid for non-professional subscribers only, as per the NASDAQ OMX Online and NYSE Global Subscriber Agreement.
  • Clients must execute at least one trade on NASDAQ, NYSE and/or NYSE Arca via KE Trade Online or Mobile to qualify.
  • Clients are only entitled to one-month free US live prices per calendar month. Please refer to the "Illustration" section below.
  • Complimentary access will be activated the next day.

Click here to view the full terms and conditions.

More Support

Get the best trading tools from powerhouse names like Recognia and theScreener. Furthermore, with our regional research reports and price alerts and news from SGX, you will always be up-to-date with the markets.

Here are some of KE Trade's highlights:

  • Access to more than 30 financial markets through our online and mobile platforms, and Trading Representatives
  • Stock screeners like Recognia Strategy Builder
  • Fundamental and technical analysis tools like Recognia Value Analyzer and Technical Analysis
  • Algorithm-driven, stock ratings and risk assessment tools like Ratings by theScreener
  • Regional Research Reports covering 11 countries

All this and more is yours with KE Trade. Find out more by watching the video below.

What is a Prefunded Account?

A KE Trade Prefunded Account is a collateralised trading account where the trading limit is equivalent to the amount of funds deposited into the account. It lets you enjoy lower online brokerage rates for SGX and other markets.

Shares bought using this account are kept in Maybank Kim Eng's custody and can only be sold through Maybank Kim Eng. All corporate action entitlements (dividends, rights etc.) will also be managed by Maybank Kim Eng.

How Do I Open a KE Trade Prefunded Account?

Open a KE Trade Prefunded account to enjoy low commission rates! No deposit and fees are required to open an account.

Step 1: Go to our online application form.

Step 2: Select "Stocks"

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Step 3: At the "Account Opening Requirements" page, fill in your details. Accept the terms of use, and click "Next".

Step 4: At the "Personal Details" page, under "Type of Account for Stock Trading", select "Prefunded".

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Step 5: Follow the instructions to complete the rest of the form.

Alternatively, visit any of our Investor Centres and Customer Service Centres. Click here to see where we are located.


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