Gold & Silver

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    Going for gold has never been easier

    From small gold wafers to cast kilobars, you can now lock in your purchase easily via UOB Personal Internet Banking.

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Benefits

Gold barsGold bars

Gold bars

Choose from a large variety of sizes, ranging from small gold wafers to cast kilobars. They can be bought from and sold back to the Bank with our daily buy-sell market quote.

Gold bullion coinsGold bullion coins

Gold bullion coins

These coins are legal tender with face value and are accepted and traded worldwide. They can be bought from and sold back to the Bank with our daily buy-sell market quote.

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Gold certificatesGold certificates

Gold certificates

These are sold in kilobars and up to a maximum of 30 kilobars per certificate. With no expiry date, these certificates can be exchanged for cash or physical gold.

We offer the following bullion coins in various sizes, ranging from 1/20 ounce to one ounce:

  • Canadian Maple Leaf Gold Coins
  • Australian Kangaroo Gold Nuggets
Gold savings accountGold savings account

Gold savings account

With a Gold Savings Account, you can buy and sell gold without physical delivery. The gold holding is recorded in grams and the minimum quantity per transaction is 5 grams of gold.

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Silver savings accountSilver savings account

Silver savings account

With a Silver Savings Account, you can buy and sell silver without physical delivery. The silver holding is recorded in ounces and the minimum quantity per transaction is 10 ounces of silver.

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Transactions can be carried out at any UOB branch during banking hours excluding Saturdays, Sundays and public holidays.

You can also perform transactions online through UOB Personal Internet Banking, from Mondays to Fridays, 8am to 11pm, excluding Singapore public holidays.

To open an account, please visit any UOB branch.

Transactions can be carried out at any UOB branch during banking hours excluding Saturdays, Sundays and public holidays.

You can also perform transactions online through UOB Personal Internet Banking, from Mondays to Fridays, 8am to 11pm, excluding Singapore public holidays.

To open an account, please visit any UOB branch.

Rates & fees

Gold barsGold bars

Gold bars

Prices are based on the international gold price adjusted for Singapore market conditions.

Gold bullion coinsGold bullion coins

Gold bullion coins

Prices include a premium over the international gold price.

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Gold certificatesGold certificates

Gold certificates

A flat S$5 per certificate. A service charge of S$72 per kilobar per annum (With effect from 1 Jun 2013). The fees are subject to GST.

If you make an order on Personal Internet Banking, please collect the gold piece(s) in person at UOB Main Branch within 5 working days from 9 am to 4 pm. There will be a late collection charge thereafter.

  • Kilobar – S$5 per kg per day
  • Small bar and gold coin – S$2 per piece per day
Gold savings accountGold savings account

Gold savings account

The service charge is calculated on a monthly basis at 0.25% p.a. of the highest gold balance each month, subject to a monthly minimum charge of 0.12 grams of gold.

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Silver savings accountSilver savings account

Silver savings account

The service charge is calculated on a monthly basis at 0.375% p.a. of the highest silver balance each month, subject to a monthly minimum charge of 0.2 ounces of silver.

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The monthly service charges are accumulated and the total is debited from the account at the end of each year or upon closure of the account, in grams of gold.

The service charge is subject to GST which will be deducted from your account in grams of gold.

An early account closure fee of S$30 will be applicable for closure of account within six months and is subject to GST.

The monthly service charges are accumulated and the total is debited from the account at the end of each year or upon closure of the account, in ounces of silver.

The service charge is subject to GST which will be deducted from your account in ounces of silver.

An early account closure fee of S$30 will be applicable for closure of account within six months and is subject to GST.

Risk

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Investments in gold and silver are not guaranteed by the Bank and are subject to investment risks. Value of the investments and administrative fees can go up or down, depending on the fluctuations in international and/or local gold and silver markets and foreign exchange market.

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Gold savings account / Silver savings account

If you have access to UOB Personal Internet Banking and have an existing Gold Savings or Silver Savings account, you can start buying and selling gold and/or silver online from Mondays to Fridays from 8am to 11pm excluding Singapore public holidays.

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Gold bars / Gold bullion coins

Existing UOB Personal Internet Banking users can buy Gold Bars / Gold Bullion Coins online at their convenience and collect the gold piece(s) in person at UOB Main Branch within 5 working days.

Banking Hall Basement 80 Raffles Place, UOB Plaza 1 Singapore 048624Transact online

UOB Branch

UOB Branch

Gold savings account / Silver savings account

To start buying and selling gold and/or silver, you will first need to open an account with UOB. Account opening and transactions can be done at any UOB branch during banking hours excluding Saturdays, Sundays and Singapore public holidays.

UOB Branch

Gold bars / Gold bullion coins / Gold certificates

Gold bars, gold bullion coins and gold certificates can be purchased at UOB Main Branch from 9 am to 4 pm, Mondays to Fridays excluding public holidays.

Banking Hall Basement
80 Raffles Place, UOB Plaza 1
Singapore 048624

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Disclaimer

The above is not to be used or considered as an offer, or invitation to offer, to sell or to buy the above product or any of the securities or other investment products referred to herein, and does not constitute a recommendation by the Bank to enter into any transaction or any form of commitment by the Bank to enter into any transaction.

The Bank has not taken any step to ensure that the product is suitable for any particular investor and unless the Bank otherwise agrees, the Bank is not acting as your adviser or in any fiduciary capacity in respect of any proposed transaction in relation to the above product, or any other transaction.

Nothing herein constitutes investment, legal, accounting or tax advice, or a representation that any investment is suitable for or appropriate to your investment objectives, financial situation and particular needs, or otherwise constitutes a personal recommendation to you.

The above does not purport to identify or suggest all the risks or material considerations which may be associated with the proposed product.

As such, it is recommended that before entering into any transaction, you should take steps to ensure, without reference to the Bank, that you have a full understanding of the terms, conditions and risks thereof and are capable of and willing to assume those risks in the light of your own investment objectives, financial situation and particular needs.

If you are in doubt as to any aspect of any transaction in respect of the above product, please consult your own legal, regulatory, tax, business, investment, financial and accounting advisers.

While based on information believed to be reliable, this document and its contents are provided on an “as is” basis. The Bank does not make any representation or warranty as to the accuracy, timeliness or completeness of the information contained in this document.

The Bank and its affiliates, connected or related companies, directors, employees or clients may have an interest in the above product or its related products or other financial instruments, or derivatives (collectively, the “Products”) including, in relation to the Products, marketing, dealing, holding, acting as market-makers, performing financial or advisory services, acting as a manager or co-manager of a public offering.

The Bank, its affiliates, connected or related companies, directors or employees may also have alliances, contractual agreements, or broking, investment banking or other relationships for the provision of financial services, with any product provider mentioned in this document.

Investments in gold and/or silver are not deposits. This product is therefore not an insured deposit within the meaning of the Deposit Insurance and Policy Owners' Protection Schemes Act (Cap 77B).