SUMMARY

Currency Bank Bank Deposit Bills Payment
Account No. Facility Fee
PHP Metrobank 174-7-174-51393-3 https://personal.metrobankdirect.com n/a
PSBank 111-3320-00300 https://www.psbankonline.com.ph n/a
BDO 0036-00000-688 https://www.bdo.com.ph/personal/ebanking/online-banking n/a
BPI   https://www.bpi.com.ph/ n/a
Landbank 179-210-4408 https://www.landbank.com/e-banking Php 10
USD Metrobank 174-2-174-00472-7 https://personal.metrobankdirect.com n/a
BDO 103-600-327-881 https://www.bdo.com.ph/personal/ebanking/online-banking n/a

METROBANK

Method 1: Through Metrobank Pay Bills

Step 1: Register a New Biller

 
  1. Go to https://personal.metrobankdirect.com/ and log-in using your account details.
  2. Click on PAY BILLS > REGISTER A NEW BILLER

  3. Under Category, select Investments
  4. Under Biller Name, choose First Metro Securities Brokerage Corporation
  5. Enter Subscriber/Account Number, your FirstMetroSec Account Code (OTxxxx)Note: Please be cautious in entering your Account Code. Your Account Code can be found at the upper righthand side of the main page of your FirstMetroSec online trading account (beside username). Reversal of credit to incorrect account code may take 5 to 7 business days.
  6. Enter Reference Code, your FirstMetroSec Account Code (OTxxxxx)

  7. Click Continue and wait for the Transaction Acknowledgement 
Step 2: Transfer funds to your FMS account using Pay Bills
 
  1. Click on PAY BILLS
  2. Select the FMS Biller enrolled in Step 1 – First Metro Securities Brokerage Corporation (OTxxxxx)
  3. Select the account to debit
  4. Enter the amount you wish to transfer to your FirstMetroSec account
  5. Select ‘Immediate’ as the Payment Type and click Continue
For the Pay Bills option, kindly transfer funds within office hours (8:30AM-5:00PM).
 
If funds are transferred beyond office hours, please send a copy of the fund transfer receipt with your name and FirstMetroSec account code (OTxxxxxx) to customerservice@firstmetrosec.com.ph.  Funds transferred beyond office hours will be processed the following business day. 


Method 2: Over-the-Counter through a Metrobank Branch Teller


 
  1. Via Green Payment Slip
     
    1. Go to any Metrobank Branch and fill up the Green Payment Slip.
    2. Indicate the Biller Name as FIRST METRO SECURITIES BROKERAGE CORPORATION.
    3. Indicate Subscriber Number (your FirstMetroSec Account Code)
    4. Enter Reference Code, 660
    5. Specify the amount you wish to transfer. The system will now process within one (1) banking day the transfer of Funds to your FirstMetroSec online trading account.
       
  2. Via Bank Deposit Slip (Not Recommended) 
     
    1. Go to any Metrobank Branch and fill up the Bank Deposit Slip.
    2. On Account Name, use FIRST METRO SECURITIES BROKERAGE CORPORATION
    3. On Account Number, indicate MBT CA# 066-7-00141971-0 (Head Office account)
      or MBT CA# 174-7-17451393-3 (Ayala Bankmer account)
    4. Enter the amount you wish to deposit.
    5. To assign the deposit to your trading account, e-mail the scanned copy of deposit slip to customerservice@firstmetrosec.com.ph or fax a copy to: (02) 859-0699

 

 

BDO ONLINE BANKING

Step 1: Enroll Company/Biller




     1. Go to https://online.bdo.com.ph and log-in using your account details



     2. On the left menu bar, click on Enrollment Services
     3. Under Choose an Option, select Company/Biller
     4. Then click on Enroll

 













     5. Under Company/Biller Name, choose First Metro Securities Brokerage Corporation
     6. Enter Subscriber Number, your FMS Account Code (OTxxxxxx)
     7. Enter Subscriber Name, your FMS Account Name
     8. Indicate your Preferred Nickname for the Company/Biller enrolled
     9. For Select Channels For Enrollment, put a check on Online Banking
     10. Then click Submit 


Step 2: Transfer funds to your FMS account using Pay Bills













     1. On the left menu bar, click on Financial Services
     2. Under Choose an Option, select Bills Payment
     3. Then click on Pay Bills



     4. Fill out the Payment Details
     5. For Pay from, choose the funding/source account
     6. For Pay this Company/Biller, select the FMS Biller enrolled in Step 1 --- First Metro Securities Brokerage Corporation (OTxxxxxx) 
     7. Enter the amount you wish to transfer to your FMS account
     8. For Payment Schedule, select Immediately 
     9. Click Submit
 

Discalimer: Kindly transfer funds within office hours (8:30AM-5:00PM) so that it will be reflected in your FirstMetroSec account within the day. If funds are transferred beyond office hours, please send a copy of the fund transfer receipt with your name and FirstMetroSec account code (OTxxxxxx) to customerservice@firstmetrosec.com.ph.  Funds transferred beyond office hours will be processed the following business day. 

*Each fund transfer transaction using BDO Online Banking is FREE-OF-CHARGE.
BPI ONLINE BANKING

Step 1: Enroll Company/Biller
  1. Go to https://www.bpi.com.ph/
  2. Click on Login, indicate your Username and Password, then click Login
  3. On the side bar menu, click on Other Services, and under the Manage Recipients table, click on Enroll Billers
  4. Fill out the following details:
    1. Biller’s Name – FMSBC or First Metro Securities
    2. Reference Number – FMS Account Code (ex: OTxxxxxx)
    3. Click on Next
  5. Check if the details are correct then click Confirm
  6. A one-time pin will be sent to your registered mobile number, enter this pin and click Submit
Step 2: Transfer funds to your FMS account using Bills Payment
  1. On the side bar menu, click on Payments/Load
  2. Indicate the following:
    1. Pay from – select the bpi account to be debited from the drop-down list
    2. Amount to pay – indicate the amount you wish to transfer to your FMS Account
    3. Pay to – select the enrolled FMSBC biller from the drop-down list (ex: FMSBC OT######)
  3. Click Confirm
  4. Check if the details are correct then click Submit
  5. Depending on your settings, you may be asked to submit a one-time pin that will be sent to your registered mobile device.
  6. Click on Submit.
Discalimer: Kindly transfer funds within office hours (8:30AM-5:00PM) so that it will be reflected in your FirstMetroSec account within the day. If funds are transferred beyond office hours, please send a copy of the fund transfer receipt with your name and FirstMetroSec account code (OTxxxxxx) to customerservice@firstmetrosec.com.ph. Funds transferred beyond office hours will be processed the following business day. 

*Each fund transfer transaction using BPI Bills Payment is FREE-OF-CHARGE.
LANDBANK ONLINE BANKING

Step 1: Go to:   https://epaymentportal.landbank.com/



Step 2: Click “F” and scroll down to First Metro Securities Brokerage Corp.”



Step 3: Drop down to “Funding For Stock Trading”. Then, Submit.



Step 4: Input Amount, FirstMetroSec Account Name, and Account Code (ex. OTAxxxxx). Enter Captcha




Step 5: Review the details and payment summary. Agree to the Terms and Conditions

Note: Landbank charges P10 per transaction (part of the payment amount)




Step 6: Input your Landbank Account Number, JAI, and PIN (on the pin pad).




Step 7: Wait for payment confirmation



Disclaimer: Kindly transfer funds within office hours (8:30AM-5:00PM) so that it will be reflected in your FirstMetroSec account within the day. If funds are transferred beyond office hours, please send a copy of the fund transfer receipt with your name and FirstMetroSec account code (OTxxxxxx) to customerservice@firstmetrosec.com.ph.  Funds transferred beyond office hours will be processed the following business day. 

 

GCASH


Step 1: Log in the GCash app

Step 2: Click Show More on the GCash dashboard to see additional selections:

Step 3: Scroll down to select Payment Solutions under the Bills Payment section

Step 4: Choose FirstMetroSec from the list of bills payment providers:

Step 5: Provide the following information and click on Next:

  1. FirstMetroSec Account Code
  2. Name
  3. Number
  4. Amount
  5. Email (optional)
Step 6: Check the details of the transaction and click on Confirm.

Step 7:  GCash will show a receipt of the transaction with the breakdown of the payment. Click on Done to finish the transaction and go back to the dashboard. 

An SMS confirmation will also be sent to your mobile number:


*There is a convenience fee of PHP 40/transaction.
 
COINS.PH

Step 1: Log in the Coins.ph app

Step 2: Click Pay Bills on the Coins dashboard to see additional selections:

Step 3: Scroll down to Stocks and Securities section and click on First Metro Securities.

Step 4: Type in the amount you want to fund to your FirstMetroSec trading account and click on Next.

Step 5: Fill out the payment details with the following information and swipe the SLIDE TO PAY towards the right:
  1. Full Name
  2. FirstMetroSec Account Code
  3. Email address
  4. Contact Number

Step 6: Funding is done! A confirmation receipt will be displayed. You can press the
 button to go back to the Coins.ph dashboard.


*There is a convenience fee of PHP 10/transaction.

FAQS

I’m an Overseas Filipino, how can I use Coins to fund my FirstMetroSec trading account?
Yes, You can fund your Coins wallet through any Western Union branches worldwide.

Step 1: Note the following in the remittance transaction: reference number (MTCN) and estimated amount
Step 2: On the Coins app you can choose either Cash In or Receive, then choose Western Union. This should lead you to the same Western Union page:

Step 3: Select Western Union on the Cash In Method screen or Receive PHP screen.

Step 4: Enter the MTCN and the estimated amount then tap on `Next`

Step 5: Clients double checks if the information entered is correct, then read and agree to Western Union’s Terms & Conditions, Fraud Warning, and Privacy Statement. Clients then taps ‘Receive Funds’.

Step 6: The funds should instantly be credited in your Coins.ph Peso Wallet.
CREDIT CARD

1. Log in to your FirstMetroSec Account

2. Choose FUND MY ACCOUNT on the upper right hand corner 



3. Accept the Terms and Conditions and then click Continue



4. Enter the desired amount and input your password



Note: Please allow pop-ups from www.firstmetrosec.com.ph



5. Select your payment method



6. Input your credit card details and click submit



FAQs

Can I use any credit or debit card to fund my First Metro Sec account?
You may use Visa or Mastercard, regardless of issuing bank.
 
Can I use foreign-issued cards?
Yes, except those issued in certain countries like China, Pakistan, Nigeria and other high-risk states.
 
How do I fund my account using my credit/debit card?
Inside your First Metro Sec trading account, click Fund My Account>via Credit/Debit Card. Carefully read the terms and conditions, as well as the related fees and charges. Enter the amount in the box provided. Take note of the Total amount to be billed to your credit/debit card versus the Amount to be credited to the Buying Power. These values are auto-computed for your confirmation. Should you find everything in order, click ‘Continue’ and you will be directed to a third-party payment gateway where you will be asked to provide your credit/debit card details. Note that First Metro Sec does not and will not store your card information.
 
You may also drop by First Metro Sec’s Makati Investor Center.  Please be ready to present a valid ID as proof of card ownership. 
 
How much can I fund via credit card?
For online, minimum funding amount is P3,000, while the maximum amount is P80,000 per transaction. For point-of-sale (POS) transactions (through a credit card terminal), no limit.
 
Should credit card transaction be successful, how long till I see my buying power funded?
Online funding via credit/debit card is immediate when done during office hours (8:30AM-5:30PM). Buying power will have updated the moment you are redirected from the payment gateway back to your FirstMetroSec account. For POS, crediting of buying power would be on the next working day.
 
My internet connection was disconnected while processing the transaction, how do I know if it pushed through?
Every successful or failed attempt is forwarded to your registered email address. You may also go back to the Funding via Credit/Debit Cards page and check “To view your transactions, click here” at the lower left portion.
 
What are the fees and charges?
Related charges per transaction are as follows:
 
 

Cost 

Convenience Fee P40
Credit/Debit Card Fee and Withholding Tax 3.50% of the total amount billed to your credit/debit card


*All fees are paid to the respective vendors. No income goes to FirstMetroSec.
 

I have a Metrobank/PSBank Go! credit card, how much are the fees for a 3-month installment?
For installment, 0.5% withholding tax is deducted upfront while 1.71% is charged by the credit card company as add-on monthly interest. Sample computation:
  
Investment Amount subject to
credit card fee & taxes
Withholding Tax (0.5%) Amount to be Credited to the Buying Power
P 3,000* P 15 P 2,985


*Computation for installment, for the account of the cardholder:

 
Tenor (months)
Factor Rate Monthly Add-on Rate Monthly Payment Total Payment
3 0.350433 1.71% P 1,051.30 P 3,153.90

 

How do I request for installment?
At the moment, installment requests are via the point-of-sale (POS) terminal, currently available at First Metro Sec’s Makati Investor Center.
 
Can a friend’s or family member’s card be used to fund my account?
Yes, as long as sufficient authorization is given.
 
My funding transaction was rejected. What do I do?
There could be several reasons for this, including insufficient funds, expired card, invalid card number, reported lost/stolen/captured card, payer authentication fail, card issued from blocked countries, or fluctuating internet connection. Please ensure that you enter the correct card details and one-time-pin (OTP), and have a stable internet connection.
 
My transaction does not proceed to the payment gateway and shows an error message.
Kindly try changing your browser. The internet payment gateway (IPG) works best using Google Chrome or Internet Explorer.
 

 
For further assistance, please contact customerservice@firstmetrosec.com.ph