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What are brokerage/commission charges that I have to pay for trades done in Singapore market?

Commission Rates and Charges for SGX Market as at 01 March 2016
SGX Market (SGD)
Contract Value Broker Assisted Online Cash Collateral
Up to SGD 50,000 0.50% 0.275% 0.180%
SGD 50,001 to SGD 100,000 0.40% 0.22%
Above SGD 100,000 0.25% 0.18%
Min Comm SGD 40 SGD 25 SGD 25
SGX Market (AUD)
Contract Value Broker Assisted Online Cash Collateral
Up to AUD 50,000 0.50% 0.275% 0.180%
AUD 50,001 to AUD 100,000 0.40% 0.22%
Above AUD 100,000 0.25% 0.18%
Min Comm AUD 30 AUD 20 AUD 20
SGX Market (USD)
Contract Value Broker Assisted Online Cash Collateral
Up to USD 25,000 0.50% 0.275% 0.180%
USD 25,001 to USD 50,000 0.40% 0.22%
Above USD 50,000 0.25% 0.18%
Min Comm USD 20 USD 15 USD 15
SGX Market (HKD)
Contract Value Broker Assisted Online Cash Collateral
Up to HKD 250,000 0.50% 0.275% 0.180%
HKD 250,001 to HKD 500,000 0.40% 0.22%
Above HKD 500,000 0.25% 0.18%
Min Comm HKD 150 HKD 100 HKD 100

Other Transaction Fees for SGX Market
Clearing fees ^: 0.0325% of the contract value
SGX trading access fee *: 0.0075% of the contract value
GST: 7% on commission, clearing fees and SGX trading access fee

* Trading fees for structured warrants is 0.001% of contract value from 02 March 2015. 
^ Clearing fees for structured warrants is 0.004% of contract value.  




What are brokerage/commission charges that I have to pay for trades done in foreign markets?

Country / Exchange Fees and Charges Broker-assisted Online
Indonesia Commission 0.5%
minimum IDR 490,000
Not Available
Transaction Levy 0.043%
VAT 10% on commission
Capital Gain Tax
(for sell trade only)
0.1%
Malaysia Commission 0.5%
minimum MYR 65
Not Available
Stamp Duty 0.1%
maximum MYR 200 per contract
Clearing Fee 0.03%
maximum MYR 1,000 per contract
GST on Clearing Fee 6% on Clearing Fee
Philippines Commission 0.5%
minimum PHP 1,300
Not Available
Settlement Fee PHP 3,400
Stamp Duty
(for buy trade only)
0.75% x no. of shares
Transaction Levy PHP 82.5
Clearing Fee 0.01%
VAT 0.03% on commission
minimum PHP 24
Sales Tax
(for sell trade only)
0.5%
Thailand ^^ Commission 0.4%
minimum THB 1,000
0.3%
minimum THB 500
Trading Fee 0.005%
Clearing Fee 0.001%
Regulatory Fee 0.001%
VAT 7% on commission
Australia ^^ Commission 0.5%
minimum AUD 50
Not Available
Settlement Fee AUD 35
China, Shanghai
B-Shares
Commission 0.35%
minimum USD 25
0.30%
minimum USD 20
Stamp Duty
(for sell trade only)
0.1%
Clearing Fee 0.05%
Exchange Levy 0.00487%
Securities Management Fee 0.002%
China, Shenzhen
B-Shares
Commission 0.35%
minimum HKD 150
0.30%
minimum HKD 100
Stamp Duty
(for sell trade only)
0.1%
Clearing Fee 0.05%
maximum HKD 500
Exchange Levy 0.00487%
Securities Management Fee 0.002%
China, Shanghai-Hong Kong Stock Connect
(A-Shares)
Commission 0.35%
minimum RMB 150
0.30%
minimum RMB 100
Handling Fee 0.00487%
Stamp Duty
(for sell trade only)
0.1%
Transfer Fee 0.004%
Securities Management Fee 0.002%
Monthly Portfolio Fee
(to be charged in the following month)
Sum of Daily market value of the portfolio * 0.008% p.a. / 365
Hong Kong Commission 0.3%
minimum HKD 120
0.25%
minimum HKD 100
Stamp Duty 0.1%
(rounded off to nearest dollar)
Transaction Levy 0.0027%
Trading Fee 0.005%
CCASS Clearing Fee 0.003%
Minimum HKD3 , Maximum HKD300
Japan ^^ Commission 0.5%
minimum JPY 2,500
Not Available
Settlement Fee JPY 1,500
Korea Commission 0.5%
minimum USD 50
Not Available
Settlement Fee USD 25
Sales Tax
(for sell trade only)
0.3%
Taiwan Commission 0.35%
minimum TWD 1,200
Not Available
Settlement Fee TWD 750
Sales Tax
(for sell trade only)
0.3%
Monthly Custody Fee
(to be charged in the following month)
Market value as at month-end * 0.08% p.a. / 12
United States Commission 0.4%
minimum USD 40
0.3%
minimum USD 20
SEC Fee
(for sell trade only)
0.00218%
France ^^ Commission 0.5%
minimum EUR 70
Not Available
Financial Transaction Tax
(for buy trade only)
0.3%
Settlement Fee EUR 28
Germany ^^ Commission 0.5%
minimum EUR 70
Not Available
Settlement Fee EUR 28
United Kingdom ^^ Commission 0.5%
minimum GBP 50
Not Available
Government Stamp Duty S.D.R.T.
(for buy trade only)
0.5%
(1% for Irish equities)
Settlement Fee GBP 20

Notes:
The above fees and charges are subject to change without prior notice.
Commission is subject to prevailing Singapore GST (if applicable).

^^ Commission rates and FFP charges may vary depending on the custodian with which the shares are safe-kept. Please check with your Trading Representatives for actual rates.