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United Overseas Bank Limited (U11.SI)

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United Overseas Bank Limited

UOB Plaza
80 Raffles Place
Singapore 048624
65 6533 9898

IndustryMoney Center Banks
Full Time Employees24,680

Key Executives

Mr. Ee Cheong WeeDeputy Chairman & CEO8.42MN/A64
Dr. Cho Yaw Wee B.Sc. (Bus Admin), M.A. (Applied Econs)Chairman Emeritus and Adviser1.33MN/A88
Mr. Victor NgoHead of Group ComplianceN/AN/AN/A
Mr. Chee Pin LeeManaging Director of Global MarketsN/AN/AN/A
Ms. Mei Leng WongManaging Director of Group HRN/AN/AN/A
Amounts are as of December 31, 2016 and compensation values are for the last fiscal year ending on that date. Pay is salary, bonuses, etc. Exercised is the value of options exercised during the fiscal year. Currency in SGD.


United Overseas Bank Limited provides financial products and services. The company’s Group Retail segment provides home loans, credit/debit cards, vehicle loans, overdraft facilities, and deposit accounts; and investment and asset management, and estate planning services to high net worth individuals and investors. This segment also offers wealth management and financial advisory services; financial services to customers to manage their finances and investments; and products and services to small enterprises. Its Group Wholesale segment provides credit and financing, cash management and liquidity, and trade finance and supply chain management solutions, as well as global markets solutions in fixed income, currencies, and commodities. This segment also manages and underwrites initial public offerings, secondary equity placements, rights issues, and equity-linked issues, as well as provides corporate advisory services in mergers and acquisitions, corporate restructurings, and other corporate actions. In addition, it arranges and/or underwrites financing for clients, including acquisition financing, leveraged buy-out financing, and general corporate financing; and manages bonds and other debt securities issuances. The company’s Global Markets segment offers foreign exchange, interest rates, credit, and equity and commodity assets; and investment management services in retail unit trusts, exchange-traded and private equity funds, fund of funds, and customized portfolio management services. Its Other Financial Services segment provides investment management, and venture capital and private equity investment services. The company has a network of approximately 500 offices in 19 countries and territories in the Asia Pacific, North America, and Western Europe. The company was formerly known as United Chinese Bank and changed its name to United Overseas Bank Limited in 1965. United Overseas Bank Limited was founded in 1935 and is headquartered in Singapore.

Corporate Governance

United Overseas Bank Limited’s ISS Governance QualityScore as of September 1, 2017 is 1. The pillar scores are Audit: 1; Board: 1; Shareholder Rights: 2; Compensation: 1.

Corporate governance scores courtesy of Institutional Shareholder Services (ISS). Scores indicate decile rank relative to index or region. A decile score of 1 indicates lower governance risk, while a 10 indicates higher governance risk.