From 1 May’16, the applicable interest rates for our foreign currency deposits denominated in EURO currency (EUR) will be revised to 0% p.a.
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  • Pay your Visa or MasterCard credit card bills online with Online Banking, even if they were issued by a different bank.
  • Available in USD, EUR, GBP, AUD, NZD, CNH, CHF, CAD, HKD and JPY.
FCY$aver Account
Currency Interest Rate (%p.a.)*
USD (Minimum Initial Deposit USD 2000)
  • Less than USD 200,000
  • USD 200,000 to less than USD 1,000,000
  • USD 1,000,000 and above
  • 0.03%
  • 0.05%
  • 0.10%
GBP (Minimum Initial Deposit USD 2000 Equivalent) 0.10%
AUD (Minimum Initial Deposit USD 2000 Equivalent) 1.00%
NZD (Minimum Initial Deposit USD 2000 Equivalent) 1.00%
CNH (Minimum Initial Deposit 25,000 CNH)
  • Less than CNH 25,000
  • CNH 25,000 to less than CNH 1,000,000
  • CNH 1,000,000 and above
  • 0.30%
  • 1.40%
  • 1.70%

FCY$aver Accounts in CAD, CHF, EUR, HKD or JPY currencies do not offer any interest currently
*Important: Interest rates are subject to changes at the sole discretion of the Bank without prior notice. Please contact your nearest branch for the latest interest rates.

Key Charges
Currency Min. Average Daily Balance Fall-Below Fee (Per Month)
CNH CNH15,500 CNH40
EUR EUR 1,000 EUR 3
HKD HKD15,000 HKD30
JPY JPY200,000 JPY500
Early account closure fee (within 6 months) USD20


    • Nationality: Singapore citizen / Singapore permanent resident / foreigner
    • Age requirement: Minimum 18 years old
  •     Documents Required
    • Mandatory supporting documents for Singapore citizens and permanent residents:
      • NRIC (front and back)
    • Mandatory supporting documents for foreigners:
      • Passport
      • Employment Pass
      • Any of the following documents:
        • Last 3 months' utility bill
        • Last 3 months' bank statement
        • Letter from the human resource department of current employer stating address
        • Government-issued documents stating address (e.g. IRAS, CPF, ICA)
        • Telecommunications bill
        • Tenancy agreement
      • Income documents:
        • Salaried employee: current or previous month's computerised payslip from current employer (handwritten copies are not acceptable); OR latest Income Tax Notice of Assessment (if this document is faxed, please fax from the bottom first)

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