Global Currency Premium Account

  • global currency premium

    Be empowered with flexibility and control over multiple currencies



Convenience of monthly eStatements

Go paperless with 5 years of stored electronic statements from the time you subscribe or view your transactions with a paper statement.


No monthly fee

Maintain your UOB Global Currency Premium Account without a service charge.

Interest Rates

Global Currency Premium Account Interest Rates* (p.a.)
$50,000 to
$350,000 to
and above
USD 0.05% 0.05% 0.05% 0.05%
AUD 0.05% 0.05% 0.05% 0.05%
EUR 0.00% 0.00% 0.00% 0.00%
NZD 0.05% 0.05% 0.05% 0.05%
GBP 0.05% 0.05% 0.05% 0.05%
CAD 0.05% 0.05% 0.05% 0.05%
$4,250,000 to
$29,750,000 to
and above
JPY 0.00% 0.00% 0.00% 0.00%
$250,000 to
$2,000,000 to
and above
CNH 0.05% 0.05% 0.05% 0.05%

The listed rates are correct as of 1 August 2020 and subject to change without prior notice.


8 available currencies:
United States Dollar (USD) New Zealand Dollar (NZD)
Australian Dollar (AUD) Euro (EUR)
Great British Pound (GBP) Chinese Renminbi (CNH)
Canadian Dollar (CAD) Japanese Yen (JPY)

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Eligibility and fees


  • For Singaporeans / PRs / Foreigners
  • 10,000 in the respective currency (except for Japanese Yen where JPY 1,000,000 is required)
  • Age ≥ 21 years old
  • Existing Customer
    An existing UOB Wealth Banking / Privilege Banking / Privilege Reserve client.


  • No fees are required to maintain the account.

Documents required

Please bring along:

  • Cash / Cheque for Initial Deposit
  • For Singaporeans / PRs
    - NRIC
  • For Foreigners
    - Passport
    - Proof of residential address
    - Work permit / Employment pass / Introducer letter / Company letter

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Deposit Insurance Scheme

Providing limited compensation to selected eligible deposits

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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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Call our 24-hour hotline

  • Wealth Banking: 1800 222 1881
  • Privilege Concierge: 1800 222 9889
  • Reserve Concierge: 1800 222 7997