At a Glance
Invest in major global stock markets and choose from an array of instruments including common stocks, real estate investment trusts, exchange-traded funds, initial public offerings and secondary placements for potential capital gain and/or dividend payouts.
What are Equities
Equities refer to stocks of a company measured in number of shares. When you buy a company’s stocks you become a part owner, or shareholder, of the company. The term “equities”, “stocks”, “shares”, and “securities” are commonly used interchangeable and has the same meaning.
Shares are traded through a stock market. In Singapore, this refers to the Singapore Exchange (SGX).
Benefits of Trading with DBS Vickers
For Singapore market, your shares will be kept in CDP. Now you can monitor all your shares traded in SGX in your DBS digibank app through SGFinDex connection. For foreign stocks, your shares will be kept on-behalf of by DBS, one of the safest brokerage with credit rating of AA-.