Global Currency Premium Account

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The UOB Global Currency Premium Account is a foreign currency savings account that empowers you with greater flexibility over your funds while helping you earn daily interest on your savings in your preferred currency^.


Earn Daily Interest

Earn daily interest on your foreign currency deposits

Based on your account balance in the currency of your choice, you will receive interest* on the funds that you place in the account. Your interest will be accrued daily and credited into your account monthly, providing you with a monthly view of your interest earnings.

Global Currency Premium Account Interest Rates* (p.a.)
$50,000 to
$350,000 to
and above
AUD 0.05% 0.05% 0.05% 0.05%
CAD 0.05% 0.05% 0.05% 0.05%
EUR 0.00% 0.00% 0.00% 0.00%
GBP 0.05% 0.05% 0.05% 0.05%
NZD 0.05% 0.05% 0.05% 0.05%
USD 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 July 2024 and subject to change without prior notice.


Apply Now

Open a UOB Global Currency Premium Account and take advantage of the bonus interest rate today.
To participate in the promotion, please submit a participation form to your Senior Client Advisor. If you wish for us to get in touch with you, leave us your contact details.

Via Hotline

Call our 24-hour UOB Reserve Concierge at
1800 222 7997 (Singapore)
or +65 6222 7997 (Overseas)

Via Online Form

*A minimum initial deposit of 10,000 in the respective currency is required for the opening of each UOB Global Currency Premium Account (except for Japanese Yen where JPY 1,000,000 is required). Applicable interest will be accorded from the very first dollar in the Account, based on respective Account balance.

^Please note that the eight available foreign currencies offered for the Account are United States Dollar, Australian Dollar, Euro, New Zealand Dollar, Great British Pound, Canadian Dollar, Japanese Yen and Chinese Renminbi (Offshore).

#Terms and conditions apply for the selected foreign currencies promotion respectively.

  1. This promotion is available from (2 May 2024 to 31 May 2024) and applicable to customers who open a new Account at any UOB branch in Singapore with a minimum initial deposit in Fresh Funds or Accountholders who top up an existing Account with at least US$100,000 in Fresh Funds in selected foreign currencies.

  2. Fill in a Participation Form which must be submitted to any branch of the Bank, Account Holder MUST fill in and submit the Participation Form strictly on the same day as the first minimum Fresh Funds deposit to qualify for this Promotion.

  3. This Promotion is only applicable to USD currency deposits.

The UOB Global Currency Premium Account is a non-chequing account. Account transactions can only be carried out at UOB Group Branches.

All deposits placed in the Account may be subject to exchange rate risks and exchange controls which may have impact on the convertibility of your currency.

Interest rates may fluctuate daily and are subject to change at the Bank’s absolute discretion without prior notice. For current prevailing rates, call our 24-hour Privilege Concierge at 1800 222 7997 (Singapore) / +65 6222 7997 (Overseas) for the current prevailing rates.

The Account is governed by the Bank's Terms and Conditions Governing Accounts and Services and Terms and Conditions for UOB Chinese Renminbi Offshore Deposit Account applies.

This advertisement has not been reviewed by the Monetary Authority of Singapore.

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$100,000 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$100,000 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.