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Customer Service

Residents of Singapore
Telephone: +65 6438 8228

If you cannot reach us
at this number,
please call +852 3191 3000
Office Hours: 9:00 ? 18:00
(Singapore Time)

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How to Fund my E*TRADE account?

There are several ways to deposit funds into your E*TRADE FINANCIAL account.

Please read the following important instructions before you place deposits into the E*TRADE accounts.

  • The completion of wire request will be based on processing time of inter-bank clearance and the customer's account information will be updated within 2 business days upon receiving the inter-bank instruction of the completion of money wire request. Please check your local bank on the lead-time of money wire.
  • For initial funding from non-face-to-face account opening customer, we accept (i) NO direct transfer or remittance to the bank account of E*TRADE Clearing LLC in US and (ii) check which must be issued by the Account Holder(s) in the sum of NOT LESS THAN US$/SG$2,000 from an authorized bank in Singapore and bearing the Account Holder(s)'s name as shown in his/her/their identity document(s). The signature(s) on the cheque issued by the Account Holder(s) and the signature(s) on the E*TRADE account application must be the same.
  • We DO NOT accept cash and third party deposits. For illustration purpose - Customer A can ONLY deposit from bank account of Customer A but NOT bank account of Customer A or anyone jointly.
  • Any deposits made by methods other than mentioned herein and/or fund return request may incur processing fees and bank charges. All the said fees/charges will be borne by the person who (i) deposits the funds or (ii) requests for the fund return accordingly.
  • Please ensure that your account number is quoted on all deposits. If not, there may be a delay in updating your account balance.
  • We do not accept cheques settled outside Singapore or US.
  • Customers are required to notify us on all fund deposits by fax or call our Customer Service Hotline.
  • E*TRADE retains the sole and absolute discretion to accept or reject your funding.

Through Financial Institutions in Singapore:

(1) Cheque

Customer can choose to :

(i) Send us a SG / US Dollar (Singapore Clearing) crossed cheque, or
(ii) Send us a US Dollar (US Clearing) crossed cheque

Payable to: E*TRADE Clearing LLC

In addition, please also indicate the following on the reverse side of your cheque

  • 8-Digit E*TRADE US Brokerage account number,
  • Your contact number & your account name

Attention :

  • Cheque must be sent to our SG Office address. Otherwise there may be a delay in updating your account balance and additional bank charges will be incurred. Our office address: 16 Raffles Quay, #32-07 Hong Leong Building, Singapore 048581
  • We DO NOT accept SG clearing SGD$/USD$ cashier's order/bank draft
  • For funds and instructions received before 1:00pm (Singapore time) on a Singapore business days, proceeds will normally be available in the U.S. Brokerage Account within 2 business days.

(2) Remittance

You can fund SG/US dollar by bank deposit to accounts of "E*TRADE CLEARING LLC".

Bank name Standard Chartered Bank Singapore
SG Dollar Account Number 0102180059
US Dollar Account Number 0170178382
SWIFT Code SCBLSGSG
Bank Code 7144
Branch Code 001

* For funds and instructions received before 1:00pm (Singapore time) on a Singapore business days, proceeds will normally be available in the U.S. Brokerage Account within 3 business days.

(3) Overseas wire to the US

If your financial institution is located outside the United States and has a correspondent US Bank, please provide the following information to your financial institution:

  • The amount you want to wire in U.S. dollars
  • The receiving institution information:
    Bank Name: E*TRADE Bank
    Beneficiary Bank Address: Arlington VA
    ABA Transit Routing Number: 056073573
  • The beneficiary bank details:
    Beneficiary Name: Your E*TRADE account holder(s)'s name
    Beneficiary Account Number: Your eight-digit E*TRADE Securities account number
    Beneficiary Address/Remark: Your address
If your financial institution is located outside the United States and does not have a correspondent US Bank, please provide the following information to your financial institution:
  • The amount you want to wire in U.S. dollars
  • The receiving institution information: Bank Name:
    Wells Fargo Bank, N.A.
    Beneficiary Bank Address: 420 Montgomery Street, San Francisco, CA 94104
    Swift Code: WFBIUS6S
  • The beneficiary bank details:
    Beneficiary Name: Your E*TRADE Account Holder(s) Name
    Beneficiary Account Number: Your eight-digit E*TRADE Securities account number
    Beneficiary Address/Remark: FBO: E*TRADE Clearing LLC ABA transit routing number: 056073573
*Please note that international wires usually take 2-7 business days to process. Your wire should ONLY be routed through the Wells Fargo WFBIUS6S swift code if your international bank does not have a correspondent US Bank. Any attempt should be made by your bank to send directly to aba 056073573 as sending through the additional account may lead to delays in the processing of your wire.

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Through Financial Institutions in the United States:

(1) Domestic US Wire

Please provide the following information to your financial institution:

  • The amount you want to wire
  • Your eight-digit E*TRADE Securities account number
  • Your name and address
  • The receiving institution information:
    E*TRADE Clearing
    PO Box 484, Jersey City, NJ 07303-0484
    ABA Transit Routing Number: 056073573
*If your institution included your account number and the wire was received before 6pm (Eastern Time) on a US business day, please check your account the next business day to verify that the funds have been received.

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How do I withdraw fund from my E*TRADE account

Customers can withdraw funds from their E*TRADE U.S. brokerage account via international wire transfer in US dollar.

Cut-off time
Requests received before 6:00 PM (Singapore time) on a Singapore business day will be processed the same day and this overseas bank transfer normally takes 2-7 working days for funds to be credited to clients? bank accounts

Fees
USD25.00 (Other bank charges may be incurred and will be automatically deducted from your withdrawal sum.)

Note:
  • For the fund withdrawal request, customers are required to complete a "Notification of Fund withdrawal" and return to us by fax or email together with your ID Copy or Passport Copy. Please click here for the Notification of Fund withdrawal
  • For proper account withdrawal, the name of the designated bank account holder(s) should be identical with the E*TRADE US Brokerage Account Holder(s)
  • Please ensure the bank information provided is complete and accurate, otherwise, your funds withdrawal will be delayed
  • Funds are not available for withdrawal until after settlement (T+3).
  • We do NOT accept cash and third party withdrawals
  • Margin rate interest* is applied on all funds withdrawal drawn on margin.
  • For assistance, please contact Customer Service Hotline

*Please refer to Pricing and Rates for details

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