Seamless foreign currency transactions, without conversion fees
Transact with foreign currencies anytime
Enjoy the convenience of transferring foreign currencies via telegraphic transfers, cheques or convert from any of your Singapore Dollar accounts to make payments with ease.
We support up to 10 major foreign currencies: USD, AUD, GBP, CHF, CAD, NZD, EUR, HKD, JPY and CNH.
Fast clearing for USD Cheques
Enjoy the convenience of a three-day cheque clearing system for Global Currency Accounts held in US dollars.
Things you should know
Age21 years old and above
Non-residents who wish to open an account will require an introducer.
Requirements for Foreign Currency
Deposit Insurance Scheme
Singapore dollar deposits of non-bank depositors and monies and deposits denominated in Singapore dollars under the Supplementary Retirement Scheme are insured by the Singapore Deposit Insurance Corporation, for up to S$75,000 in aggregate per depositor per Scheme member by law. Monies and deposits denominated in Singapore dollars under the CPF Investment Scheme and CPF Retirement Sum Scheme are aggregated and separately insured up to S$75,000 for each depositor per Scheme member. Foreign currency deposits, dual currency investments, structured deposits and other investment products are not insured.
Please refer to UOB Insured Deposit Register for a list of UOB accounts/products that are covered under the Scheme.
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