Terms and Conditions for the EasyEquities platform
Please refer to our EasyEquities Terms and Conditions
Thu, 10 May, 2018 at 11:46 AM
How will I receive shareholder communications?
Generally, all shareholder communications for whole shares will be in electronic format. Electronic communications enable us to save paper, meaning we...
Mon, 28 Jan, 2019 at 12:02 PM
What is the "open market"?
The open market refers to trades (buying and selling) that take place on a stock exchange. For definitions of other important terms, visit our GLOSSARY....
Mon, 28 Jan, 2019 at 12:02 PM
What is a voting right?
When you own a share in a company, the fact that you own that share gives you certain rights. These shareholder rights include the ability to vote on ...
Mon, 28 Jan, 2019 at 12:02 PM
What is EasyEquities?
EasyEquities is a web platform that enables you to buy and sell shares (trading) directly in publicly traded companies with no minimum fees. Historicall...
Wed, 12 Jul, 2017 at 5:19 PM
Is investing in securities (shares) risky?
All investment decisions involve varying degrees of risk and making an investment in securities is no different. Every investor will have a different ...
Mon, 28 Jan, 2019 at 12:02 PM
What is "the Market"?
A market or exchange is a marketplace in which shares and other financial instruments are bought and sold (traded). For example, the Johannesburg Stock ...
Wed, 12 Jul, 2017 at 5:20 PM
What is an Equity and how does it differ from a Stock and a Share?
In short, it doesn't.  Whether using the term Equity, Stock or Share, they all mean the same thing! Owning a whole equity / stock / share i...
Mon, 28 Jan, 2019 at 12:02 PM
What is the Electronic Settlement fee (STRATE)?
Every time you buy or sell a share on EasyEquities, the transaction is settled electronically by a company named STRATE. Without this settlement the transac...
Mon, 28 Jan, 2019 at 12:02 PM
I've opened an EasyEquities account, where do I start?
Welcome to EasyEquities and congratulations on choosing to Invest on the Easiest and least expensive platform on the market. Registering is just the ver...
Wed, 5 Sep, 2018 at 3:45 PM