Corporate profile

About UOB Group

Founded by Datuk Wee Kheng Chiang, United Overseas Bank (UOB) was incorporated on 6 August 1935 as the United Chinese Bank; the change of name was effected in 1965. The Bank catered mainly to the Fujian community in its early years but over the past decades, UOB has grown in strength and stature. Through a series of acquisitions, it is now a leading bank in Asia. Today, UOB has a network of over 500 offices in 19 countries and territories in Asia Pacific, Western Europe and North America.


About UOB Malaysia

United Overseas Bank (Malaysia) Bhd (UOB Malaysia) was incorporated in 1993 but has had a presence in Malaysia since 1951. UOB Malaysia is rated among the top banks in Malaysia with a long-term ‘AAA’ rating from Ratings Agency Malaysia. Guided by our rich heritage and values, we have built lasting relationships with our customers and continue to ensure we act in their best interest by delivering solutions that meet their financial goals and suit their lifestyles and preferences. Today, UOB Malaysia has 45 branches across the county and has the largest branch network of any foreign bank operating in Malaysia.

Drawing on our expertise and understanding of what is unique to ASEAN, and the needs of our customers and businesses, UOB Malaysia offers its retail and commercial customers a broad range of products and solutions that best suit their lifestyles, preferences and business life cycles. These range from personal financial services, corporate and commercial banking, investment banking and treasury services to wealth management and Islamic banking.