UOB-Kay Hian Holdings Limited is an investment holding company. The Company, through its subsidiaries, is engaged in stockbroking, futures broking, investment trading, margin financing, investment holding, and provision of nominee and research services. The Company's segments include Singapore, Hong Kong, Thailand and other countries. It provides securities and other related services. It provides value added services in corporate advisory and fund raising, and executes initial public offerings (IPOs), secondary placements and other corporate finance, and investment banking activities. The Company acts as financers and arrangers for principals acquiring strategic stakes in regional listed companies. Its margin-based finance is provided for corporate and high net worth clientele. Its foreign exchange business allows institutional and accredited investors to access the liquidity of the currency market across the world.