Also called equity or stock, a share,  is a unit of ownership in a company. When you buy share, you become a shareholder and part owner of the company.


The smallest portion or part of the collective investment scheme (CIS) portfolio that can be bought by the investor.

Unit Trusts

A unit trust is an investment scheme that pools savings of the public who share the same financial interests. The pooled savings are then invested in securities such as shares, bonds and other authorised securities.


An individual or company who holds the assets of a collective investment fund on behalf of its investors, who are the beneficiaries of the trust.

Trust Deed

An agreement between a Fund Manager and an Authorised Corporate Director (ACD)