Seamless International Banking beyond Borders helping you connect to the world
Your global connectivity is as important as your global access to funds.
Whether you are travelling overseas, settling in a new country or investing overseas, we are able to provide comprehensive solutions to meet your financial needs, onshore and offshore.*1
Global Recognition of You and Your Family
When you qualify as a Priority Banking customer in any origination country, your status will extend worldwide. This will allow you to enjoy the same privileges for your accounts in destination countries. What’s more, your family will also enjoy the same recognition, whether they are living with you at home or overseas.
Designated International Banking Centre Worldwide
A warm welcome awaits you and your family at more than 200 Priority Banking or designated international banking centre across Asia, Africa and the Middle East. Present your Priority Banking cards at these Centres and you will have full access to our exclusive Priority Banking lounge facilities. Local and offshore banking information are provided upon request and you will also enjoy preferential foreign currency exchange rates.
Privileged Pricing on Overseas Outward Tele-transfers
Outward remittance and postal/cable service fee are waived for overseas outward tele-transfers between your local and oversea Standard Chartered Bank accounts conducted over the counter at our branches.
Note: Fees rendered in offshore banks may be charged at their discretion.
Free ATM Worldwide Withdrawal*2
Free transaction fee for any oversea cash withdrawal conducted at worldwide Visa/ Plus ATM.
Global Foreign Exchange Discounts*3
Present your Priority Banking visa debt cards and you will receive special discounts on foreign exchange at Travelex*4 outlets in over 740 locations across 20 countries.
3-hour Express Remittance to Greater China Region *5
Overseas remittance to Great China region will be faster, easier, and more instantaneous!
Overseas Emergency Cash Withdrawal Service
As a SCB PRIORITY Banking customer, you will be able to access emergency cash withdrawal service by withdrawing cash from your deposit account in Taiwan through a local SCB branch if you lost your ATM/credit card or have other emergency events and need emergency cash when you are on vacation or travel for business to 13 countries/territories including Hong Kong, Singapore, Malaysia, Korea, Vietnam, Thailand, the Philippines and Brunei. The daily withdrawal maximum allowed for overseas emergency cash withdrawal service is local currency equivalent to US$5,000. The service requires no service charge. Customers will have the convenience of receiving cash in local currency without having to worry about currency exchange.
1 The service is available only to SCB PRIORITY Banking customers themselves. You may not withdraw cash in an amount more than the available funds in your TWD/foreign currency current account with SCB in Taiwan (not including a dormant account).
2 You must complete the application form and accept the relevant terms and conditions stated in the application to authorise the Bank to deduct money from your deposit account. The phone banking center in Taiwan must verify accuracy of your identification and whether the amount for withdrawal does not exceed the balance of your account. The local branch in the foreign country/territory will then confirm whether you accept the exchange rate between the currency available in the designated account for withdrawal and the local currency. After you sign the application to acknowledge accuracy of the above, the funds in local currency will be available to you. The account opening branch will lock the amount of withdrawn funds in your account and debit the same amount no later than the following business day.
3 You should visit one of the local branches and present your ID (either your passport, National ID card, or National Health Insurance card). The bank teller will assist you in contacting the phone banking center in Taiwan to verify your identity (you should provide the correct phone banking PIN number or the chop registered with the Bank).
4 The service is available when the branches in the foreign country/territory and in Taiwan are both open for business and the service hours are mostly between 9:00 AM to 3:00 PM Taiwan time.
*1 All benefits and services under Priority Banking are subject to local laws and regulations. Please contact your branch or your relationship manager for more details. Standard Chartered Bank (Taiwan) Limited reserves the right to change or withdraw fee waivers, preferential foreign exchange rate, or other benefits at any time. Please refer to our website: (www.sc.com/tw/)for the latest information.
*2 Please refer to our latest consumer banking service fee table for fund transfer fee discount/ waiver. Priority Banking customer can enjoy unlimited outward remittance and postal/cable service fee waivers However, fees rendered in offshore banks may be charged at their discretion.
*3 Global foreign exchange discounts are available in the following countries: China, Hong Kong, Malaysia, Singapore, Thailand, Indonesia, Brunei, India, Vietnam, Philippines, Korea, Japan, Bangladesh, United Arab Emirates, Sri Lanka, Nigeria, Kenya.
*4 Subject to Travelex Terms and Conditions. For details of rate or service fee discounts, please refer to Travelex website www.travelex.com/rewardscard.
*5 It is limited to Standard Chartered Bank (Taiwan) Limited Priority Banking customers making remittance in US dollars, Hong Kong dollars, or European dollars, to Standard Chartered Bank account in Greater China. The transaction must be done, at a Standard Chartered Bank (Taiwan) Limited branch before 3pm on a business day, and is subject to local regulations and holidays and business hours in the country where the beneficial bank belongs to.
*6 All benefits and services under Priority Banking are subject to local laws and regulations. Please contact your branch or your relationship manager for more details. Standard Chartered Bank (Taiwan) Limited reserves the right to change or withdraw fee waivers, preferential foreign exchange rate, or other benefits at any time.