Where is dividends paid?
In your Live Investing Account, if you own a company that pays dividend, these funds will be paid into your account. Once deposited, you can decide what to do with these funds - reinvest back into new investments, keep them in cash in your account or withdraw the money.
What types of instruments are offered?
You can trade on US stocks, ADR and ETF.
What is ADR?
ADR (American Depositary Receipt) is a negotiable security that represents securities of a non-U.S. company that trades in the U.S. financial markets. Shares of many non-U.S. companies trade on U.S. stock exchanges through ADRs, which are denominated and pay dividends in U.S. dollars and may be traded like regular shares of stock.
What is ETF?
ETF stands for “Exchange Traded Fund”, where a basket of securities (the fund) is traded like a single stock. ETFs can be made of stocks, bonds, commodities, or currencies and are typically designed to track the performance of a specific index, like the S&P 500 index for stocks, the US Dollar versus the Euro for currencies, or the price of gold for commodities.
What types of orders are offered?
You can place market order, limit order & stop order.