United Kingdom (LSE) Aus

Online Trades Broker-Assisted Trades
Commission 0.4% 0.6%
Minimum GBP 25 GBP 35
Other exchange fees:
Stamp Duty Charge (Buy trades)
UK stock on LSE: 0.5% stamp duty
European stock on LSE: 1% stamp duty
Panel and Takeover Merger (“PMT”) GBP 1 for any trade >= GBP10,000

Note: Goods & Services Tax (GST) will be applied to commission charges. Commission and exchange fees may be subject to change without prior notice. Please click here for custodian charges.

Trading Details
Order Placement  Via

1) POEMS 2.0

2) Your designated Trading Representative or

3) Night dealer (during UK Trading Hours)


Trading lot 1 share
Price Quote Via POEMS (delayed by 15 mins)
Exchange LSE
Order Type1 Limit Order
Minimum bid size > 5.00 – 10.00 0.001
> 10.00 – 50.00 0.005
> 50.00 – 100.00 0.01
> 100.00 – 500.00 0.05
> 500.00 – 1,000.00 0.10
> 1,000.00 – 5,000.00 0.50
> 5,000.00 – 10,000.00 1.00
> 10,000.00 5.00

Note: GBP stands for pound; GBX stands for pence.

Buy / (Sell) orders higher/ (lower) than 2% of prevailing market price will be rejected. Please contact Night Desk for further assistance.

Trading Hours  

Phillip Securities does not participate in extended hours trading (Pre-Opening and Pre-Closing)

Singapore Time (Mon – Fri) 04:00pm – 12:30am
03:00pm – 11:30pm
(during Daylight Saving Time2)
UK Time (Mon – Fri) 08.00am – 04.30pm

Orders will not be done during Pre-Opening and Pre-Closing as Phillip Securities does not provide extended trading hours.

Orders for the next trading day will be accepted 15 minutes after current trading market closes.


Settlement Date3 T+2 market days
Settlement Currency SGD or USD or GBP
Order Amalgamation No
Contra Trading Yes
CPF settlement No

Note: For payment methods, please click here.

Holidays (2019)


Month Day Date Holidays Settlement Trading Day
January Tuesday 01 January New Year’s Day No No
April Friday 19 April Good Friday No No
Monday 22 April Easter Monday No No
May Monday 06 May Early May Bank Holiday No No
Monday 27 May Late May Bank Holiday No No
August Monday 26 August Summer Bank Holiday No No
December Tuesday 24 December Christmas Eve (partial) Yes Partial
Wednesday 25 December Christmas Day No No
Thursday 26 December Boxing Day No No
Tuesday 31 December New Year’s Eve Yes Partial

Note: Information is correct at the time of posting

  1. Orders will be executed at the prevailing market price which will be the same as or better than the order price. All orders are only valid for one trading day. Orders not done will be cancelled at the end of each trading day.
  2. Starts on the last Sunday of March to last Sunday of October.
  3. Should the due date coincide with a:
    a) Singapore public holiday - The due date will follow the traded market's due date.
    b) UK public holiday - The due date will be the following market day