3rd Currency

What is it?

Our Third Currency accounts are non-interest bearing savings accounts that keep your foreign currency safe and secure. They can be opened using the following legal tenders:
  • Euro (EUR)
  • Hong Kong Dollar (HKD)
  • Singapore Dollar (SGD)
  • Australian Dollar (AUD)
  • Canadian Dollar (CAD)
  • Chinese Yuan (CNY/RMB)
  • Japanese Yen (JPY)
  • British Pound (GBP)
Opening Balance
Equivalent to USD 500
Maintaining Balance
Equivalent to USD 500

Foreign Exchange Rate

3rd Currency Forex Buying Selling
EUR to PHP P53.413 P57.497
HKD to PHP P6.016 P6.61
SGD to PHP P33.863 P37.564
AUD to PHP P34.881 P38.135
CAD to PHP P35.2 P38.09
CNY to PHP P6.942 P7.509
JPY to PHP P0.4211 P0.4604
KRW to PHP P0.0415 P0.0458

As of May 26, 2017

Features and Benefits

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Passbook Savings
Keep track of your dollar transactions using your Security Bank passbook.
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Withdraw in PHP or 3rds
Choose between withdrawing your money in pesos or your chosen foreign currency.
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No Dormancy Charge
Leave your foreign currency account for an indeterminate period of time, without any dormancy fee!
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Convenient Account Opening
Open your foreign currency account in any of our 200+ branches! Just bring 1 primary ID.

How to Open a Third Currency Account

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Find your Security Bank branch of choice. Click here to locate the nearest branch to you.
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Bring 1 primary valid ID. Click here to see all valid IDs.
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Approach our customer advisor for interview and deposit. No need to fill up any forms!
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Upon processing, your account is now ready and activated!

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