REGISTRATION FOR EDIVIDEND
Registration for eDividend has commenced on 19 April 2010 for a period of 1 year until 18 April 2011, at no cost to the shareholders. If you register after the 1 year period, an administrative charge will be imposed. To register for eDividend, you are required to provide to Bursa Depository through your stock broker, your bank account number and other information by completing the prescribed form. This form can be obtained from your stock broker's office where your CDS account is maintained, or downloaded from Bursa Malaysia's website: http://www.bursamalaysia.com
You need to submit to your stock broker's office where your CDS account is maintained, the duly completed prescribed form and the following for registration:-
Individual depositor: Copy of identification documents i.e. NRIC, Passport, Authority Card or other acceptable identification documents. Original documents must be produced for your stock broker's verification.
Corporate depositor: Certified true copy of the Certificate of Incorporation/Certificate of Registration.
Copy of your bank statement/bank savings book/details of your bank account obtained from your banks website that has been certified by your bank/copy of letter from your bank confirming your bank account particulars. For individuals, original documents must be produced for your stock broker's verification. For corporate entities, a certified true copy is to be submitted.
If the CDS account is held in the name of a nominee, the nominee will register for the eDividend.
If you are not able to be present at your stock broker's office to submit the prescribed form and supporting documents, please ensure that the signing of the prescribed form and the supporting documents have been witnessed by an acceptable witness specified by Bursa Depository. In this regard, an acceptable witness includes an Authorised Officer of your stock broker, a Dealer's Representative, a notary public and an Authorised Officer of the Malaysian Embassy/High Commission.