United Overseas Bank Limited (UOB) is a leading bank in Asia with a global network of more than 500 offices in 19 countries and territories in Asia Pacific, Western Europe and North America. Since its incorporation in 1935, UOB has grown through a series of strategic acquisitions and organic growth. Today, it operates in Asia through its branches and representative offices as well as banking subsidiaries in China, Indonesia, Malaysia, the Philippines, Singapore and Thailand.
UOB provides a wide range of financial services including personal financial services, wealth management, private banking, commercial and corporate banking, transaction banking, investment banking, corporate finance, capital market activities, treasury services, futures broking, asset management, venture capital management and insurance. UOB also has diversified interests in travel and property management.
In Singapore, UOB is a market leader in the credit and debit cards business, and the private residential home loans business. It is also a key player in loans to small and medium enterprises. Its fund management arm, UOB Asset Management, is one of Singapore’s most awarded fund managers.
UOB is rated among the world’s top banks, with a rating of Aa1 by Moody’s and AA- by Standard and Poor’s and Fitch respectively.
UOB also plays an active role in the community, focusing its corporate responsibility efforts on the arts, promoting education and helping children. For three decades UOB has organised the prestigious UOB Painting Of The Year Competition and Exhibition. In recognition of its contributions to the arts, UOB has been conferred the National Arts Council’s Distinguished Patron of the Arts Award for the seventh consecutive year. UOB also encourages its employees across the region to be involved in its corporate responsibility programme through regular volunteer activities. This includes the annual UOB Heartbeat Run which is held in Singapore, Malaysia, Indonesia, Thailand and mainland China.
For more information about UOB, please visit www.uobgroup.com.