I received an SMS from Standard Chartered Bank (SCB) on 11th July stating that they will be upgrading their Online Trading platform. That was a piece of good news and I was really looking forward to it. Everyone knows that SCB apart from being cheap (lowest/no minimum commission), their trading platform has the worst user interface (it feels as though you have travel 10 years back in time whenever you use it, really hard to come by such website nowadays) and there is no mobile application! Being a KPO, I tell myself, you get what you pay for (一分钱,一分货). Cannot complain when they are offering the lowest commission in the market BUT not anymore?

Today (17th July), I received another SMS from them stating that the platform has been upgraded and a mobile application can be downloaded from the respective app store! I was also alerted by one of the readers (