Accessibility & Settings

Accessibility & Settings


A localised Japanese platform offering a completely online unique trading experience.

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Online Account Opening

Open a trading account completely online and be approved within 1 hour*. Take up to 20min to fill up a mobile friendly account opening form.
No hardcopy paperwork required. No physical visit to the branch. You only need your MyKad or a valid passport.

Low Brokerage

Pay the same low brokerage rates from RM7 to RM100 (based on trading value) for both Malaysia and US trades. For Contra Account holders, receive a rebate on your SELL brokerage for trades placed on the same counter, on the same day.

Rewards Eco System

Earn Rakuten Trade (RT) points whenever you interact with us from opening an account, referring a buddy, depositing cash, transferring in shares and trading. Plus earn double RT Points whenever FC Barcelona wins a match! Convert your earned RT points, point to point, into AirAsia BIG, Bonuslink and or Boost points.

Rakuten Trade Features

Trade in Malaysia and the US
Competitive currency exchange rates
Access to 5 Market Depth (Malaysia)
Access to FREE real time price feeds (US)
Education and Trading Ideas
Earn RT Points to pay brokerage

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Rakuten Trade

Frequently Asked Questions
Who is eligible to open a Rakuten Trade account?

Any individual aged 18 years and above (except those who have been declared bankrupt) with a Malaysian bank account.

How long does it take to process my account opening application?

Account opening applications will be processed within an hour on a trading day, provided all documents are completed and submitted.

Account applications received after 4.00pm will be processed the next business day.

What documentation do I need to upload to open an account?

Required Document Checklist

  • NRIC/passport image (Front & Back)
  • Utility / phone bill image (if different than permanent address)