Foreign Currency Call Account

A call account with nine global currencies

Initial deposit


worth of AUD, CAD, EUR, NZD, SGD, USD,
1,000 worth of GBP, 10,000 worth of CNY and 200,000 worth of JPY

Service charge


every 6 months


  • Age 18 and above
  • Malaysians, Malaysia PRs and foreigners
How to apply

These rates are applicable only at time of publishing. OCBC Bank reserves the right to change the interest rates and shall do so by posting in the branch, at OCBC Bank’s website or in the mass media.

Currency Interest rates (a year)
AUD 0.75%
EUR No interest
NZD 1.30%
CNY 0.40%

Online banking

Track your money

View all your OCBC accounts, download previous and current statements, and much more with OCBC Online Banking.

Easy payments and transfers

Pay bills and transfer funds to accounts within OCBC, or to other banks' accounts via MEPS interbank GIRO.

Access over 10,000 ATMs nationwide

Wide network

OCBC ATM cards are accepted at all MEPS ATMs. In Singapore and Malaysia, withdrawals are free at any OCBC or OCBC NISP ATM.

Global access

Make withdrawals at over 600 OCBC ATMs in Singapore and at Visa PLUS ATMs anywhere in the world.

Apply at one of our branches

Please bring along:
Initial deposit

in your preferred

Identity card

Find nearest branch to apply

Important Notices

This deposit is an eligible deposit insured by Malaysian Deposit Insurance Corporation (PIDM). PIDM insures eligible deposits for up to RM250,000 per depositor per bank. The RM250,000 limit includes both the principal amount of a deposit and the interest / return. Islamic and conventional deposits are eligible for a separate coverage limit of RM250,000 each.

  • Deposit protection is automatic.
  • PIDM protects depositors holding deposits with banks.
  • There is no charge to depositors for deposit insurance protection.
  • Should a bank fail, PIDM will promptly reimburse depositors over their deposits.

For more information, refer to the PIDM information brochures that are available at our counters or go to the website at