Affin Hwang Investment Bank Berhad Launches “eInvest Go” – The Smart, Simple And Secure Way To Start Your Stock Trading Journey
KUALA LUMPUR, 26 July 2021 – Affin Hwang Investment Bank Berhad (“the Bank”), the investment banking arm of the Affin Banking Group, today launched “eInvest Go”; a fully online and seamless account opening service for prospective clients who are interested to trade and invest in more than 900 stocks listed on Bursa Malaysia.

With “eInvest Go”, clients will be able to open both CDS and Trading accounts simultaneously from any personal device, and enjoy a competitive brokerage fee from as low as 0.05% or a minimum of RM5 per trade. The whole process is hassle-free, well-secured, and fast; without the need for any physical forms or face-to-face interactions, facilitated by an online system that utilises the e-KYC solution, resulting in a speedy account activation of within 1 business day (subject to fulfilment of all KYC requirements).

Clients will then gain access to the Bank’s best-in-class trading and investment management platform: “eInvest”; with the full range of live price quotes and trading functions, personalised products and services, premium stock screener (powered by Morningstar®), extensive research coverage, latest news and happenings, useful educational materials, and many more.

Mona Suraya Kamaruddin, Chief Executive Officer of Affin Hwang Investment Bank Berhad, said, “We are excited to be the first Investment Bank in Malaysia to offer a fully online account opening service for clients to begin trading in the stock market; using a smart, simple, and secure system that is neatly packaged in ‘eInvest Go’!

She continued, “This is a strong addition to the Bank’s existing suite of investment services; using cutting-edge technology that will enable us to cater to an even wider range of investor profiles. This is indeed timely; given the COVID-19 pandemic and many concerns that arose throughout these tough times. With the latest introduction of ‘eInvest Go’, our clients can now have peace of mind from opening a trading account, to trading and investing online anytime, anywhere.”

Wong Yoke Weng, Managing Director of Securities at Affin Hwang Investment Bank Berhad added, “It is crucial for us to stay relevant in a digital world; where our clients’ demands and expectations are constantly evolving. We have witnessed a significant increase in retail clients’ participation in the stock market throughout the COVID-19 pandemic, with over 70% of our client trades were done online. The launch of ‘eInvest Go’ is a testament to our continuous efforts in unlocking more opportunities to better serve our clients.”

Visit einvest.affinhwang.com/einvest-go today, or contact the Bank’s dedicated Customer Service team at +603-21771333 to begin your trading journey with Malaysia’s leading Investment Bank!

For more information, please contact us at 03-2191 1097 or email us at media@affinhwang.com.

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