By Person By Mail
Individual Account Please complete and sign the following documents with your application:


  1. Client Information Statement (Individual / Joint Account)

  2. Trading Agreement

  3. Loan Facility Letter (Margin)

which should be accompanied by the following documents:

  1. Copy of the HK ID card or passport of each account holder
  2. Copy of your bank statements or utilities bills for the past three months showing proof of address
Submit the account opening forms and supporting documents by mail to our Head Office either with:
A cheque with an amount not less than HK $10,000 made payable to “South China Securities Limited”.

  • The cheque must be drawn on your own Hong Kong dollar bank account with a licensed bank in Hong Kong;
  • The cheque must have your pre-printed account name, which is identical to the names on the account opening forms, and on your HK ID card / passport; the cheque must bear the same signature with the account opening forms;

OR
Arrange for authentication by an appropriate person (i.e. notary public, lawyer or professional person) to countersign on the account opening forms.

Corporate Account Please complete and sign the following documents with your application:


  1. Client Information Statement (Corporate Account)

  2. Trading Agreement

  3. Loan Facility Letter (Margin)

which should be accompanied by the following documents:

  1. Memorandum & Articles of Association
  2. Certificate of Incorporation
  3. Business Registration Certificate
  4. Board resolution(s) on approving account opening with us and the appointment of authorized person(s) to operate the account
  5. Copies of HKID cards / passports of company directors
  6. Latest audited financial statements

For B.V.I. and other non-Hong Kong companies
Please provide the following additional certified true copies:

  1. Bank account statements for the past three months showing proof of address
  2. Registered Agent’s Certificate identifying the current directors and officers, verified or issued by the registered agent of the Company
  3. Information on the true beneficial ownership of the Company

Select margin account on account opening form. Complete and sign the following documents with your application:

  • Disclosure of Related Account(s)
  • Loan Facility Letter

No charges or minimum deposit are required to open an account in South China Securities.

Under normal circumstances, your account can be activated within one or two working days after receiving your completed application. A user ID and passwords will be assigned to you and you can use it to access your online account. Overseas applications may take longer to process.