Open Trading Account

How to Open a Trading Account

An investor willing to trade through Cedar Capital (Private) Limited (CCPL) must open a trading account with CCPL. Opening an Account with CCPL consists of the following easy steps:

  • Carefully read and fill out the Standard Account Opening Form (SAOF) available at CCPL head office and CCPL website. If you prefer to receive a new account opening kit through courier, just send us a request at This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it . This e-mail address is being protected from spam bots, you need JavaScript enabled to view it and we would be happy to help you.
  • Attach the following documents with the duly filled and signed SAOF in order to complete the registration process:

Individual Investors

  • Attested copies of CNIC of the Account Holder
  • Attested copies of CNIC of the Joint Account Holders (if applicable)
  • Attested copies of CNIC of the Nominee (not applicable for joint account)
  • Duly filled in “Power of Attorney” for operating client account (if applicable)
  • Copy of “Zakat Declaration”
  • CDC sub-account opening form

Companies/ Body Corporate/ Institutions

  • Certified true copies of CNIC of authorized persons and witnesses
  • Dully filled & stamped “Specimen Signature Card”
  • Duly executed and stamped “Authority Letter”
  • Certified true copy of Certificate of Incorporation/ Registration/ License
  • Certified true copy of Board Resolution
  • Certified true copy of Memorandum & Articles of Association/ Trust Deed/ Constituent Documents

    1. Attach A/C Payees cheque (if required) in favour of "Cedar Capital (Private) Limited" (only applicable in case of Individuals).
    2. The duly filled and signed “SAOF” along with necessary documents and cheque (if required) should be submitted to: CEDAR CAPITAL (PRIVATE) LIMITED Room No: 407-408, 4th Floor, The Square, Shaheed-e-Millat Road, B.Y.C.H.S, Karachi, Pakistan.
    3. After verifying the SAOF and the attached documents, CCPL will register your UIN with NCCPL and open your trading account.
    4. You will be sent a Welcome Letter which will consist the details related to:
    • Client Code
    • Name of the Trader
    • Contact numbers for equity trading, equity settlements and research desks
    • Transaction fees & commission details

Service Level Agreement (SLA)

We have Service Level Agreement (SLA) with CATALYST IT Solutions (Private) Limited for online trading software.