Global Currency Account
A chequeing account that lets you choose from 10 major foreign currencies and rewards you with daily interest.
- Choose from 10 foreign currencies: US Dollar, Australian Dollar, New Zealand Dollar, Euro, Canadian Dollar, Japanese Yen, Sterling Pound, Swiss Franc, Hong Kong Dollar and Chinese Renminbi (Offshore).
- Earn daily interest (applicable to certain currencies only)
- Enjoy the speed and convenience of a three-day cheque clearing system for Global Currency Account held in US dollars
- Overdraft facilities are secured against one's foreign currency deposits with the UOB Group
Fees & Requirements
Currency Initial deposit and minimum average daily balance Minimum balance fee* US Dollar USD 1,000 USD10 British Pound GBP 650 GBP7 Euro Dollar EUR 900 EUR 9 Australian Dollar AUD 1,700 AUD 17 Canadian Dollar CAD 1,700 CAD 16 New Zealand Dollar NZD 2,000 NZD 20 Hong Kong Dollar HKD 7,800 HKD 80 Japanese Yen JPY 150,000 JPY 1,500 Swiss Franc CHF 1,500 CHF 15 Chinese Renminbi (Offshore) CNH 5,000 CNH 50
- You must be at least 21 years old (Singaporean / Permanent Resident or Non-Singaporean)
- Non-residents who wish to open an account will require an introducer