> Is there a minimum amount required to open a CDS Account or an On-Line Trading Account?
A LKR 100,000 minimum in cash or shares worth Rs.250,000 Sis required to open an account.
> How do I transfer an account into FIRST GUARDIAN EQUITIES?
You will need to complete a Intra Account Transfer Form and return it to us with a copy of your most recent CDS statement showing the title of the Account, the Account number, and a securities list. A signed original account transfer form is required for each account being transferred to us as faxed copies are not accepted by the CDS
> Do you open accounts for foreigners?
Yes, we do. Foreign applicants need to fill out CDS Account Opening Forms and maintain a SIERA Account for fund transfers.
> What about online security?
FIRST GUARDIAN EQUITIES makes every effort to keep your account and personal information secure. Using updated security, technology and fraud prevention measures, we strive to provide a strong defense against electronic scams and fraud.