Malaysia investor needs to get a Foreign exchange CDS account in order to invest foreign exchange,if you do not have any now, you may consider UOB Kay Hian, detail as below:

  • brokerage 0.42%
    • min SGX SGD20
    • min HKSE HKD100
    • NYSE USD25
  • Dividend handling fee
    • SGX, US, and other markets
      • between SGD1 to SGD10 – handling fee SGD1 & GST
      • between SGD10 to SGD500 – handling fee SGD5 & GST
      • above SGD500 – handling fee 1%, capped at SGD25 & GST
    • HKEX
      • scrip fee – HKD 1.5 per board lot, plus HKD30
      • dividend collection fee – 0.2% on gross dividend with min HKD30
      • other corporate action – HKD 1 per board lot plus HKD30

Given the various costs, if the investment amount is small, it is not worth investing overseas.

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