What are shares / stocks?
If you own a listed company's shares or stocks, you have ownership in the company. For example, if a company has issued 100 shares and you own 5 shares, you own 5% of the company. You will be called the shareholder of the company. You will get 5% of all the future payments (called dividends) the company makes to its shareholders.
What are the benefits of buying stocks?
If you buy shares, you can make money via two ways:
Capital gain - the net appreciation in the price of shares Dividend - the cash the companies pay to shareholders from time to time Bonus - when a company issue shares in place of cash dividends Why should I choose Next Capital?
Next Capital has been around since 2009, and is one of the most respected brokerage firms of Pakistan. We pride ourselves in providing the best customer service and digital experience. We serve our customers through the following channels:
Call our UAN: 021 111 639 825 (021-111-NEX-TCL) Whatsapp us at 0314-NEXTCAP (0314-6398227) Go to our website at www.nextcapital.com.pkGo to our trading app Next Advantage, available at android and iOS. Our popular stock tracking app “i-invest” available at both android and iOS. Our desktop trading terminal is available here Our KATS trading room for corporate and high volume trading execution Can I deposit shares into NCL account?
Yes, you can deposit your physical shares to your Next Capital account if you are a current client. If you are not a Next Capital client, please contact customer support at 0314-NEXTCAP (0314 639 8227), and they will guide you.
Will my money be safe?
Yes. Stock market investments are regulated by federal regulators and institutions like SECP, PSX, CDC and NCCPL for the protection of investors.
SECP ( Securities and Exchange Commission of Pakistan) regulates company registration, company ownership, compliance and other regulations. PSX ( Pakistan Stock E xchange) regulates and oversees listings of publicly traded companies, and overseas trading in stocks. NCCPL ( National Clearing Company of Pakistan) is responsible for investor account opening as per the laws and regulations of Pakistan. CDC ( Central Depository Company) has the custody of all shares of the listed companies. If you open your account with a broker, your shares will be in custody of CDC through a sub-account with your broker. Next Capital Limited is a registered broker (with TREC # 048). We are in compliance with all regulations. As per law, we only accept from or send money to clients via banking channels. The trading settlement is done via NCCPL. Your shares are deposited with CDC under your sub-account maintained by Next Capital. If you want, you can always move your shares to CDC investors account. How can I buy shares?
You need to have an account with a stock broker to buy shares. If you don’t have an account with a broker, you can open one with Next Capital. After account opening, you can deposit funds in your account and use them to buy shares using our android, iOS or desktop applications. You may also place your order through one of our traders and they will execute it for you.
How much money do I need to open my account?
We require a minimum deposit of PKR 5,000.
Can I open more than one account?
Yes, you can. You can have multiple accounts with different brokers, or you can have multiple accounts with a broker.
How do I open a joint account?
You can open a joint account of up to 4 people. You have to follow the following steps:
1- Each of the joint account holders have to fill the online account opening form separately. 2- Decide who will be the principal account holder. 3- Inform customer support that you want to open a joint account, and leave the to rest to us.