How to Invest in Stocks, Learn the Basics and More for FREE

Learning how to invest in stocks is now more accessible and you can get it for FREE. First Metro Securities, one of the leading Philippine Stock Exchange brokerage, is offering Free How to Invest in Stocks Tutorial every month. On the stock investment tutorial, attendees will learn:
·    How does the stock market work?
·    Where can I get the latest information?
·    How do I invest?
·    How does online trading work?
·    What stocks should I buy?
·    And many more…


5:30 PM at Makati

Nov. 26 – Monday
Nov. 27 – Tuesday

10:00 AM at Binondo

Nov. 26 – Monday
Nov. 27 – Tuesday

Makati Venue
Training Room of First Metro Securities, 18th floor, PSBank Building, 777 Paseo de Roxas Avenue, corner Sedeno street, Makati City.

Binondo Investors Center, G/F Wellington Building, Plaza Lorenzo Ruiz, Binondo, Manila

Again this tutorial is open to the public and is free-of-charge.  To reserve, call FirstMetroSec  at 859-0600 or email [email protected]

First Metro Securities Brokerage Corporation (FMSBC) is a stockbrokerage house licensed to trade in the Philippine Stock Exchange (PSE).

First Metro Securities Brokerage Corporation, formerly Multi-Grade Securities Corporation, is wholly owned by First Metro Investment Corporation (FMIC).  FMIC is the investment banking arm of the Metropolitan Bank and Trust Company (Metrobank).  FMSBC seeks to provide retail customers with a more convenient and accessible medium through which they can participate in the stock market.  By offering timely and accurate research and market information, it aims to afford clients relative ease in making informed trading decisions.

FirstMetroSec is now ccommodating online stock investors through its online trading platform.  It’s trading platform is state-of-the art and they charge the lowest possible commission of 0.25% for online traders.

You can sign up for an online account today for a 5-day trial and experience what it means to be an online stock investor with FirstMetroSec.

How to Open a Online Account at FirstMetroSec?    
1.    Click on “Open Account” on the homepage
2.    Fill up completely the necessary information on the account opening forms.  You will then be prompted to print the forms, furnish your signatures and attach photocopies of two (2) valid government-issued ID’s.
3.    Bring the completed forms and required documents to First Metro Securities Brokerage Corporation (FMSBC) at the addresses below.

First Metro Securities Brokerage Corporation

18/F PSBank Center
777 Paseo de Roxas cor. Sedeno St.,
Makati City

First Metro Binondo Investors Center
G/F Wellington Bldg.
Plaza Lorenzo Ruiz,
Binondo, Manila

First Metro Cebu Investors Center
Metrobank (Cebu) Plaza,
Osmena Blvd., Near Rotondo
Cebu City, Cebu

Alternatively, you can send the form to FMSBC (Pouch Code: 90033) through your Metrobank branch of account.

The requirements needed are as follows:
Printed copy of the completed Online Customer Account Information Form (CAIF), signature cards and Trading Agreement form, duly signed.
* TIN is mandatory in filling up the application form.
Photocopy of any two (2) of the following IDs
Driver’s License
Senior Citizen’s Card
Voter’s ID
Government office ID
Philhealth Card
Professional Regulations Commission (PRC) ID
Seaman’s Book
Police or NBI Clearance

Bank, Bank Account Name and Bank Account Number as specified on the CAIF. Fees may apply for regional accounts.

What is the minimum amount required to open an account?
For clients with a MetrobankDirect account, there is no minimum amount required to open an online trading account. For clients with no Metrobank Account, initial deposit of at least P 25,000.00 is required.

2 thoughts on “How to Invest in Stocks, Learn the Basics and More for FREE

  1. is this program still existing? because its already 2016 and this post was still last 2012. and also, can college students like me invest also (I have a part time job but I am not yet paying tax so I dont have a TIN)

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