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Cross Border Trading  

Cross border trading offers the flexibility to trade in Non-Ringgit markets, which include Singapore Stock Exchange (SGX), American Stock Exchange (AMEX), New York Stock Exchange (NYSE), NASDAQ and Hong Kong Stock Exchanges (HKSE).


You can use your preferred existing trading account maintained with CIMB Securities to trade in non-Ringgit markets.

A single trading limit for six stock exchanges.
Availability to select trade settlements in MYR or Foreign Traded Currencies at the point of trade execution at the Order Pad, with indicative foreign currencies exchange rates readily displayed for your convenience.
Allowing the trade and management of your trading account in real time from anywhere in the world.
Higher purchasing power of up to 3 times multiple on cash in MYR and 2 times multiple on share value pledged as collateral, including selected foreign shares.
Availability of Good-Till-Date trading feature.
Availability of real-time market data subscription for foreign shares.

  1. You may use any of these channels to get started:


    If you are an existing i*Trade@CIMB client:

    Download the Online Cross Border Trading Application Form (PDF) & W-8BEN Form (PDF)

    Complete & sign the form in the presence of our Dealer's Representatives, CIMB Branch Broking Officer
    ii) If you are a non i*Trade@CIMB client:

    Register online at

    Download the Online Application Form (PDF) & W-8BEN Form (PDF)
    Complete & sign the form in the presence of our Dealer's Representatives, CIMB Branch Broking Officer
  2. Alternatively you can also obtain the respective application forms from:

    CIMB Securities Tropicana Branch, Level G & Level 1,
    Tropicana City Office Tower,
    No.3, Jalan SS20/27, 47400, Petaling Jaya, Selangor

    Contact our Call Centre at +603 2261 0888
    Email us at

You have two trading options as follows:

    1) Trade online via
    2) Telephone order placement by contacting:
      i) Your Dealer's Representative; or
      ii) The Central Dealing Team at +603 2261 0777 if you do not have a Dealer's Representative.
* Note: Please refer to your cross border terms & conditions and our FAQs posted at for your cross border securities trading activities.

  1. The trading hours and settlement timelines for Cross Border markets are as follow:



    Hong Kong







    Trading hours(#)

    9.00a.m - 12.30p.m.
    2.00p.m. - 5.00p.m.

    10.00a.m. - 12.30p.m.
    2.30p.m. - 4.00p.m.

    9.30p.m. - 4.00a.m.
    10.30p.m. - 5.00a.m.*

    9.30p.m. - 4.00a.m.
    10.30p.m. - 5.00a.m.*

    Settlement due date





    # Malaysia time zone
    * Subject to daylight savings
  2. The payments must be made not later than 12.30p.m. as per the respective cross border markets settlement due dates. For details, please contact our i*Trade@CIMB Call Centre at +603 2261 0888.
  3. Unless otherwise notified by you of your preferred settlement currency, the default settlement currency will be in Malaysia Ringgit (MYR).

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