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Growing with Singapore

UOB has built its business on the spirit of a handshake and will continue to do what is right for customers

"The Asian values of prudence and hard work have been instrumental to establishing a network in South-east Asia that is unrivalled in respect of its reach and depth." - Wee Ee Cheong, deputy chairman and CEO of UOB Group

IN 1971, United Overseas Bank (UOB) was still a relatively small player in Singapore. That year, it acquired a stake in Chung Khiaw Bank and was soon on a path of regional expansion to become the Singapore icon it is today. "Back then, just as it was for Singapore, we knew that our success