How To Open BDO Securities Account: The Definitive Guide

Investing in the Stock Market is no more a new fad for Filipinos, financial advisors have also reproduced in the business sector and the people are more financially educated than during the earlier years.

Now the question is how to know what platform is more efficient, effective in opening an account in stocks?

This article will show you why we think opening a BDO Securities Account is the best way to go in starting your Philippine Stock Exchange venture. We’ll show you how to open a BDO Securities Account, and compare it with other platforms that are also used for stock exchange.

What is BDO Securities?

BDO Capital & Investment Corporation (BDO Capital), a wholly-owned subsidiary of BDO, acquired Nomura’s 49% stake in BDO Nomura.

BDO Nomura merged with BDO Securities Corp. (BDO Securities), with the latter as the surviving entity. BDO Securities will be reorganized into a full-service brokerage firm with an expanded product offering to include non-equity securities.

BDO Securities is a strong option for those who already have an existing BDO account. Like First Metro Sec, you don’t need to deposit an initial balance if you’re a BDO account holder. You can also complete the whole registration process online.

How to open a BDO Securities Account Step-by-Step

First off, you need to have an online BDO Account, and to get an online BDO Account, you need of course to have a bank account with BDO and then just register it for an Online Account.

Once you have your online account activated, you’re ready to go to the next steps. Check out here the 5 easy simple steps.

  1. Go to the official website of BDO Securities Accounts: www.bdo.com.ph/securities/home home and click Creat and Account and Sign Up. Log in using BDO Online Banking username and password, then input and submit the OTP online banking.BDO-Securities_5-Steps-Account-Opening
  2. Click “I have read and fully understand…” after going through the Instruction and Consent, and Terms and Conditions: then nominate a beneficiary account and click NextBDO-Securities_5-Steps-Account-Opening-Info-2
  3. Complete the Investor Profile, Investor Suitability Form, and Enrollment Validation. BDO-Securities_5-Steps-Account-Opening-Info-3
  4. Review your Investor Profile and Suitability Assessment Summary and submit when done.BDO-Securities_5-Steps-Account-Opening-Info-4
  5. An email be sent to you indicating your application approval, your Customer Code and your BDO Securities Settlement Account Number. And… You’re done!BDO-Securities-5-Steps-Account-Opening-Info-5

Wait for the e-mail notification on your e-mail, as per BDO website:

The cut-off for processing of New Applications is 3:00PM.

Online Applications submitted beyond cut-off shall be processed on the next banking day.

So best to sign up your BDO Securities account during weekdays so you can get the confirmation e-mail the next day, you’ll then receive your Customer Code¸ and there you can fund our Securities account!

Funding and Withdrawal

If you’re already into this investment and want to directly withdraw money for vital reasons, may it be concerning health, emergency, or planning to further financially support your loved ones, we’ve got your back.

This online trading platform has sparked popularity among stockbrokers since it has utilized online transactions to make stock exchange virtually done. Through this platform, you can become partners of big corporations and invest your money in a company you can either earn cash or company stocks at the end of the year or on a certain period, all depending on the company you’ve chosen.

For those who have been around this field, investing requires getting in contact with stockbrokers. They are the one who’s responsible on buying and selling securities on a stock exchange on behalf of clients. Stockbrokers are important elements in buying stocks because they need to be contacted personally or sometimes over the phone before starting anything. Usually, banks have their own stockbrokers who are always in aid to help their clients.

How to fund your BDO Securities “Online trading” Account

One of the amazing features of BDO Securities is the ability to make real-time deposits and withdrawals. And when we say real-time…we mean it. You can log into BDO Securities, add money to your account, and the money will be there in less than a minute. The same goes for withdrawing money – you can withdraw cash from your BDO Securities account to your BDO bank account in less than a minute. Here’s how to deposit and withdraw using your BDO Securities account.

How to deposit cash into your BDO Securities account:

  1. Log into your BDO Securities account1 Under subheading Step 1 Log into your BDO Nomura account BDO SEC LOGO Copy
  2. Click on the fund account icon
  3. Select your criteria
    • Select your currency
    • Select your bank account number
    • Add the amount you want to be deposited into your BDO Securities account
    • Click Deposit

    3 Under subheading Step 3 Select your criteria after bullet point Click Deposit

  4. Print acknowledgment for your records4-After-subheading-Step-4-Print-acknowledgement-for-your-records
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  5. Confirm that the money was depositedBDO-Securities Log into the equity trading platform
    • Log into the equity trading platform
    • Check the Buying Power Summary (or) the Cash Statement Summary, My Account ➡ Buying Power Summary7 After subheading Step 5 Confirm that the money was deposited after bullet point My Account Buying Power Summary NO LOG
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    • My Account ➡ Cash Statement And that’s it!
      9 After subheading Step 5 Confirm that the money was deposited after bullet point My Account Cash Statement
      It’s that easy to deposit cash into your BDO Securities account.

How to withdraw cash from your BDO Securities account

BDO Securities has made it simple to withdraw cash from your brokerage account directly to your BDO savings account. It only involves a few clicks, and the money will be instantly reflected in your BDO Securities savings account balance. Here’s how to make a withdrawal from your BDO Securities account to your BDO Savings account.

  1. Log into your BDO Securities account10 Under section How to withdraw cash from your BDO Nomura account Under subheading Step 1 Log into your BDO Nomura acco
  2. Click on the Withdraw Cash iconBDO-Securities Click on the Withdraw Cash icon
  3. Select your criteria
    • Select your currency
    • Enter the amount you want to withdraw
    • Click Withdraw
  4. Print acknowledgment for your recordsBDO Securities Withdraw Cash

That’s it! It only takes a few clicks and the money will be in your BDO Savings account.

Navigating the BDO Securities Platform

 

Maggie

I learned a lot about finance after working for a digital marketing company specializing in investing and trading stocks, forex, etc. After that, I got exposed to other verticals such as wealth management and personal finance, which further improved my understanding of the financial world.

 

 

 

 

 

0 thoughts on “How To Open BDO Securities Account: The Definitive Guide”

  1. Though it would need some more details such as actually the option to either use OTP on app or send one through SMS, it’s a good guide!

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