To start Online Trading you need to Open a CDS (Central Depository System) Account. You also need to open an Online Trading Account by downloading the form and forwarding it to the Customer Relations Division (Phone +94 11 2 174 175).
Or alternatively visit any of our branch offices and collect the necessary forms
Please complete and handover a set of relevant original documents to your Stock Broker (as faxed or scanned copies are not accepted by the Colombo Stock Exchange).
Please also submit the following
Within 02 days of submitting all necessary documents, you will receive your CDS account number via e-mail from our Customer Service Division.
If you are a Commercial Bank / Sampath Bank / HSBC Account holder registered for Internet Banking access, you may transfer fund from your account to the Capital TRUST Securities account held at the above banks, for investment in shares.