UOB Kay Hian

UOB Kay Hian Share Margin Financing

Extra capital for investment - enhance your profits by maximising your purchasing power on share investments

    • Minimum Financing RM1000
    • Margin Of Financing up to 60%
    • Margin Call Threshold up to 67%
    • Remisier allowed
    • Cash Withdrawal up to 67 %
  • Collateral TypeTrading Limit
    Cashx2
    Sharesx1
  • You BorrowInterest Rate
    more than RM10007.50%

Fees & Charges

There are always fees but how much are they?

Stamp Duty
None
Roll-over Fees
0.5% per quarter
Account Opening Fee
RM 10

Requirements

Do you qualify?

Minimum age
21 years old
Maximum age
70 years old
Who can Apply
Anyone residing in Malaysia

Frequently Asked Questions about UOB Kay Hian Share Margin Financing

Things you might want to know

How much can I borrow by using UOB Kay Hian Share Margin Financing?

The minimum and maximum that you can borrow will be at the discretion of the UOB's management. The amount of your borrowings should not be more than 60% of your pledged collateral, going over than ratio by 7% would mean you will be greeted with the dreaded margin call.

Do not be too alarmed! If you re-balance your account with extra collateral within three days, you can avoid a forced sale of your shares.

Do I get to choose a remisier for myself?

Yes, you may choose your own remisier.

What can I deposit as collateral?

When you have chosen your own remisier, you can request the marginable listing from them.

Usually, investment banks will accept the three kinds of collateral listed below, each with its own credit limit:

CollateralLeverage
Fixed deposit
2 times
Cash
2 times
Quoted Shares
1 times

Is there a cash withdrawal feature?

Cash withdrawals from your margin account can be done, provided the margin call of 67% is not breached.

How about the documents I need?

You will need to supply UOB Kay Hian with the following:

  • Photocopy of NRIC/Passport
  • Latest J Form/BE Form/EA Form/Payslips
  • Latest bank statements
  • Any other documents that may be required from time to time

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