Supporting your business growth in Vietnam and beyond

Operating from Ho Chi Minh, our local team offers expert insights and guidance on expanding domestically or overseas


Our branch obtained its license on 31 October 1996 and established its first branch in Vung Tau City, Ba Ria-Vung Tau Province. The branch commenced operations on 28 April 1997. Today, the branch operates out of Ho Chi Minh City.

The branch operates under a Foreign Bank Branch license which allows the branch to engage in all commercial banking activities, including offering both local currency and USD commercial loans. The branch serves foreign companies, joint ventures and domestic corporates.

As one of Asia’s largest and most respected banks, and with a track record of serving businesses in Vietnam for over 20 years, the team in OCBC Ho Chi Minh City is well equipped to support your expansion in Vietnam.

Our capabilities

Capitalise on our deep local market knowledge to support your business expansion. We offer sustainable and efficient business solutions including money market loans, issuance of guarantees and bonds, trade finance, project financing and syndicated loans as well as deposits taking. We provide term, bridge and working capital financing in all major currencies.

Cash Management

  • Current Accounts in local and foreign currencies (Vietnamese Dong, US Dollar and Singapore Dollar)
  • Time Deposit Accounts
  • Internet banking services (Coming Soon)

Credit Facilities

Our finance solutions help you manage your cash and trade flows more efficiently. Gaining more control over cash flows can help you to achieve your goals – whether it is to self-fund growth, reduce debt or expand your business.

Trade Finance

Available in all major currencies, our trade finance solutions include letters of credit, documentary collections and open account transactions. Our trade specialists have the in-depth knowledge to help you manage market risks.

Foreign Exchange Services

Manage your foreign exchange exposures such as payment/receipt of trade bill, remittances or funds transfer with the various foreign exchange services we offer.

Escrow Account Agency

Our experienced escrow agents are here to simplify, receive, safe-keep, service and manage escrowed assets such as cash, securities, property, contracts or other collaterals. With their support, your business’ transaction flows can be simplified and centralised.

Project Account Agency

We offer various financing facilities to meet your contract/project financing needs. Financing packages can be customized to your business needs.

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