Online Stock Trading
AKD Trade is Pakistan's first Online Stock Trading platform which enabled investors to trade at the Karachi Stock Exchange using their computer from anywhere at any time.
"Our Mission is to provide retail investors maximum access to Pakistan's capital markets"
Ever since its inauguration in November 2002, AKD Trade has made stock trading simpler, faster, transparent and cheaper by providing unmatched service. We are committed to provide our clients with the best in what online trading has to offer, so they can have an exceptional online trading experience. Some salient features of AKD Trade are:
- Universal Access to Stock Trading Accounts via Internet
- Live Market Rates on the Internet and Cellular Phones via Pocket Stocks
- State of the Art Call Centre (IVR) facility
- In-depth Fundamental/Technical Analysis
- Equal Order Priority irrespective of the order size
- Instant Executions and Confirmations on Stock Trades
- Real Time Portfolio Updates
- Confidentiality of all Customer Transactions
- Online Funds Transfer Facility
- Off Hour Order Placement Facility
- Excellent service provided by Courteous and Knowledgeable Customer Support Staff
The Prime Minister of Pakistan, Mir Zafarullah Khan Jamali conducted the first real-time online stock trade through the Internet, using the AKD Trade system in November 2002
Stock Trading – as Easy as Click and Send
Before the introduction of online trading, the investor base in the KSE was limited, as working professionals and frequent travelers had no way to follow the ups and downs of the market. AKD Trade made this possible and changed the concept of stock trading as AKD Trade customers sitting in any part of the world can access market rates on a real-time basis and can place their orders through the following media.
|AKD Trade Website
||AKD TRADE PRO
|Call Centre (IVR)
|Equity Trading Desk
||Through Equity Dealers
Besides Real-Time Trading facility, Portfolio details, Transactions history and Account Statements are also available to the AKD Trade customers. Additionally, AKD Research Reports are emailed to all our customers and are also available on the website There is also a dedicated Financial Portal containing all the necessary information about the major companies All this Research material assists our customers in designing their trading strategies and investment decisions.
With the traditional method of trading the investor is totally dependent on the trader. Even after instructions have been given to the trader he is not necessarily sure if the order has actually been placed and the order priority can also be compromised. The AKD Trade system, using a state-of-the-art information technology platform, now gives the user power to trade directly at his own pace, in his time.
Using the AKD Trade website/Application, the customer is totally in control of his/her trades. Orders are placed by the customer himself/herself through the website/Application with equal order priority, irrespective of the order size. Orders are executed instantly and the order status can be viewed online.
AKD Trade – Your Gateway to the Karachi Stock Exchange
In line with our motto of providing all our clients with the highest level of customer care, AKD Trade is the only online service provider which provides the following facilities:
- Call Centre (IVR) facility:
- AKD Trade has a fully equipped Call-Centre. Our trained and courteous staff is available at our Call-Centre to answer queries or provide guidance as and when needed by the customers. AKD Trade Customers can also place their orders through the Call Centre.
- Evantage – The Online Funds Transfer facility:
- AKD Trade in collaboration with Standard Chartered Bank (Pakistan) Limited provides the online funds transfer facility through which AKD Trade customers can transfer funds to and fro their AKD Trade accounts within very quick time and without any hassles.
- Off Hour Trading facility:
- AKD Trade also provides the off hour trading facility through which AKD Trade customers can place their orders in advance for the upcoming session.
- Pocket Stocks facility:
- Another innovation of AKD Trade is the introduction of live KSE stock prices available on mobile phones. Now AKD Trade customers have the ability to keep track of the market no matter where they are.
For all online businesses, security and confidentiality are a must. AKD Trade operates its trading website at the highest level of security and has implemented a multi-layered system for customer verification and authorization. The website is certified by VeriSign with a powerful 128-bit SSL encryption to provide secure access to AKD Trade Website.