Account Opening

  1. If you’re 18 years old and above of any nationality, or a registered corporation, whether locally or abroad, you are eligible to open a MakeTrade account.
    However, it is important to note that Maybank ATR Kim Eng Securities Inc. has the right to deny any application which would not adhere to its own set of Terms and Conditions.
  2. Filipinos and even non-Filipinos can open a Make Trade account even if you are residing outside the country.  Just make sure to complete the requirements and have the ability to appear in a video call with one of our MakeTrade representatives. However, we still need you to send us through mail the complete forms at our Head Office.  
  3. Registering can now be done online, simply by going through our online application and filling in all of the necessary details requested.
    Depending on the type of client, nationality, or the corporation’s country of origin, the requirements might differ. Kindly click here for the complete list of requirements on How to Open an Account.  
    Please get in touch with us at, or call our hotline at +632 625-5888/328-5888/0917-8537870 if you have further questions. We are happy to help.
  4. The minimum funding needed to open is Php 25,000 for a standard account.
    Deposits of P1M in combined cash and stock value will automatically make you a Premium client. This will entitle you to have exclusive set of benefits and perks.
  5. You can start trading after you deposit the minimum funding to your account. Give us 1 to 3 days to verify the details of your funding. After we have checked and confirmed it, you will receive an email notification that your account has been activated.
    Once activated, you can log in to our MakeTrade website.  Just click on Trade and you are all set to do your first transaction.  
  6. Once you’re logged in, click on your icon at the upper right hand corner of your dashboard and click My Account. Your basic account information, security settings and account preferences can be updated here.
    For your protection, some information changes may need supporting documents and subject for approval by MakeTrade.
  7. On the login page, click “Forgot Password?”
    It will prompt you to type in your email address. Click Submit
    An email with a password change link will be sent to your registered email with MakeTrade.
  8. Go to My Account, look for Account Information and click Personal info.
    Type in your old password, as well as the new password you want changed, and click Save.
  9. To keep your account active, you must have at least (1) buy or sell transaction per year and maintain at least Php25,000 worth of cash and stock in your MakeTrade account.