Asked on 05 Jul 2019
Interactive brokers provide you with a local bank account number. Do note that this number may be different from another Singaporean who opens an account, they have separated accounts.
Do a local FAST transfer of SGD, with no extra fees no nothing.
Take your SGD to convert into USD or whichever currency in IB for the best forex rates, way better than most banks.
They will provide you with a Citibank bank account number,
Simply go to Funding once you created your account, indicated how much you are funding, they will give you the account number and you Proceed the transfer normally through your bank transfer.
It should take 1 or few working day for it to reflect in the acc.
Use Fast. I tried with a sgd1 transfer to confirm the transfer would work correctly. Low risk testing before I transfer the actual amount.
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