Any individual of legal age, regardless of nationality, whether currently residing in the Philippines or abroad, with valid IDs and has a bank account, and who can comply with other requirements may open an account with HDI Securities, Inc.
For non-resident foreign nationals, please contact our Back Office at iConnect@hdisecurities.com for acceptable types of IDs.
Any legitimate Corporation may open an account with HDI Securities, Inc. subject to its compliance in submitting the required documents.
For foreign corporations, please contact our Back Office at iConnect@hdisecurities.com for registration requirements.
HDI Securities, Inc. Unit 2305A The Orient Square F. Ortigas Jr. Road, Ortigas Centre, Pasig City 1605 Philippines
Additional Notes and Requirements:
Work Permit from (DOLE)
should be clear
List of Valid Government ID’s
Development Mutual Fund (HDMF ID)
either by the BSP, SEC or IC.
You can start trading after the initial deposit to fund your account has been received and cleared.
This may take 1 to 3 banking days. When funds are cleared, an email confirmation will be sent to your given email address.
Confirmation of the initial deposit will also include your assigned user name and initial password.
To open an account, an initial investment of at least P25,000.00 is required.
There are a number of ways you can fund your online account:
Make a direct deposit to the HDI Securities, Inc. savings account at the following bank:
You can make your check deposit at our office from 9:30 a.m. to 3:00 pm, Mondays through Fridays.
Deposits received after 12:00 noon is considered a deposit for the next banking day.
Our office address:
Unit 2305A, The Orient Square F. Ortigas Jr. Road, Ortigas Centre, Pasig City 1605 Philippines
Head Office: (632) 687-7955 to 56
If you are based outside the Philippines, you can wire funds to HDI Securities, Inc. to this account:
NOTE: Please send HDI Securities, Inc. a copy of the deposit slip via fax at (632) 9106189 or a scanned copy or image attached to an email at iConnect@hdisecurities.com.
Your deposit will be credited to your account within 1 to 3 banking days after it has been cleared.
HDI Securities, Inc. online trading requires that you have a cash balance before you can post a buy order.
The number of shares you can buy depend on your available cash balance and the price of the shares you will purchase.
Yes, the proceeds can be used immediately to place a buy order. There is no need to wait for a three (3) clearing days to use the funds. The available cash balance will be indicated in the “Balance” tab of the trading console.
Yes, orders can be placed during Off-Trading Hours. Off-Trading Hours is the time when the Exchange is closed. Orders may be placed during weekends and holidays as well.
Yes. You can call our Help Desk at (632) 6877955 to 56 and ask for assistance in posting your order.
Please note your identity will be subject to a verification process before any order can be taken.
NOTE: For those who choose to pick-up their withdrawal request, be advised HDI Securities, Inc. only issues a crossed check payable to name of the customer.
NOTE: For those who choose to pick-up their withdrawal request, be advised HDI Securities, Inc. only issues a crossed-check payable to name of the customer.
For online buy/sell commission is at 0.25% of the Gross Trade Amount*, or a minimum of Php100.00 whichever is higher.
VAT is a law mandated tax of 12% on the commission.
Clearing fee is0.01% on the Gross Trade Amount*.
Transaction fee is 0.05% of the Gross Trade Amount*.
For sell transactions, Sales Tax is 0.5% on the Gross Trade Amount*. Please note that this tax is charged even if the transaction resulted in a loss.
*Gross Trade Amount = Number of shares x Price per share
A monthly maintenance fee of Php155.00 is charged to every trading account. However in lieu of HDI Group of Companies 30th Anniversary, this fee will be reduced to 80.00PHP for being grateful of the 30 years of client trust.
NOTE: This is a pass-on fee from the Philippines Stock Exchange (PSE). The PSE has proprietary rights on the PSE TradeEx. PSE TradeEx is the online platform used by HDISI for its online trading.
For other concerns not covered in this FAQ, please email us at iConnect@hdisecurities.com.
09:30 am – 11:59 am
12:00 pm – 1:29 pm
Online clients can place orders. No changes or cancellation is allowed during this period.
9:00 am – 9:29 am
AM trading hours:
No posting/modification/cancellation of orders allowed during this time period.
3:20 pm – 3:29 pm
Run-off / Trading-at-Last
PM trading hours:
3:17 pm – 3:19 pm
Online clients can place orders. No changes or cancellation allowed during this period.
1:30 pm – 3:16 pm
Limit Orders can be entered at the Closing Price only.