Open an Account

Open a Schwab One International® account to take advantage of all the value and benefits of investing in the U.S. markets.

To open an account, you will need to qualify and opt-in to be treated as an Accredited Investor. Our assessment of your Accredited Investor application will require documentary support. We do not accept non-Accredited Investor applications.

An Accredited Investor is an individual or entity that meets one of the Monetary Authority of Singapore (MAS) requirements below.

For Individual & Joint Accounts

For joint accounts, only one individual is required to qualify as an Accredited Investor.

Personal Income

A personal income in excess of S$300,000 per year (or its equivalent in foreign currency) in the last 12 months.

Net Personal Assets

Net personal assets in excess of S$2,000,000, of which the net value of your primary place of residence can only contribute up to S$1,000,000 (or its equivalent in foreign currency).

Net Financial Assets

An individual whose net financial assets (net of any related liabilities) exceed S$1,000,000. Where 'financial asset' generally means: bank deposits, investments, or easily liquidated assets.

For Corporate & Trust Accounts

Net Assets Assessment

A corporation with net assets exceeding S$10 million in value.

Shareholder Assessment

A corporation or entity where the entire share capital is owned by one or more persons, all of whom are Accredited Investors.

Choose an account type to get started

Learn more about the different account types below. Then simply select the type of account you'd like to open and follow the steps to apply.


Account Types

Individual Account

Joint Account

Our online application process for Joint Accounts is coming soon. Please complete the application forms in PDF format to open your Joint Account.

Trust Account

Requires a minimum of US$100,000 to open.

Our online application process for Trust Accounts is coming soon. Please complete the application forms in PDF format to open your Trust Account.

Corporate Account

Please contact us to learn more about opening a Corporate Account.

Key Benefits of all account types:


  • US$0 online listed equity commissions.1
  • Trade U.S stocks, bonds, options, and more.
  • Get professional service and support from our investment specialists.
  • Manage account and trades online through the client center on the Schwab website and thinkorswim® platforms.
  • Access extensive research, plus commentary and insights from Schwab experts.

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