26 May '11, 6pm

OCBC Bank woos youth with 'Frank' savings account via @cmswire

OCBC Bank woos youth with 'Frank' savings account via @cmswire

Now, OCBC Bank plans to impress Singapore's youth with its new 'FRANK by OCBC' banking programme. -- ST PHOTO: SAMUEL HE IT WAS recently named the world's strongest bank by Bloomberg Markets. Now, OCBC Bank plans to impress Singapore's youth with its new 'FRANK by OCBC' banking programme. The programme is targeted at tertiary and university students and young adults who have just entered the working world, and is aimed at helping them build up their savings. OCBC has set high targets for itself: it hopes that more than half of Singapore's 748,000 youths - aged 18 to 28 - will be a customer of the new programme within the next 18 months. With a 'FRANK' savings account, a customer will earn an interest rate of between 0.3 and 0.6 per cent, which is higher than the rate of about 0.1 per cent earned by most normal savings account. Starting from July, account holders will be ab...

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