Skip to Content

List of Approved Overseas Banks (as at 16 Feb 2019)

Approved Pursuant to Section 3 of the Mandatory Provident Fund Schemes (General) Regulation ("Regulation") for the Purpose of Section 71(1)(b)&(c) of the Regulation in relation to Delegate of Custodian's Functions

  Name of Overseas Bank Date of Approval (dd/mm/yyyy)
1 Banco de Chile 2008-11-28 00:00:00.0
2 Bank Hapoalim B.M. 2000-11-30 00:00:00.0
3 Bank Leumi Le – Israel B.M. 2000-11-30 00:00:00.0
4 Brown Brothers Harriman & Co 2002-02-26 00:00:00.0
5 CACEIS Bank 2006-12-11 00:00:00.0
6 Československá obchodní banka, a.s. 2007-10-09 00:00:00.0
7 Citibank Korea Inc. 2004-12-01 00:00:00.0
8 Citibank N.A. 2000-11-30 00:00:00.0
9 Credit Agricole S.A. 2005-06-02 00:00:00.0
10 Danske Bank 2000-11-30 00:00:00.0
11 DNB Bank ASA 2004-06-14 00:00:00.0
12 HSBC Bank Middle East Limited 2004-11-24 00:00:00.0
13 HSBC Bank PLC 2000-11-30 00:00:00.0
14 Nordea Bank Abp 2018-11-01 00:00:00.0
15 Royal Bank of Canada 2000-11-30 00:00:00.0
16 Skandinaviska Enskilda Banken 2000-11-30 00:00:00.0
17 Standard Chartered Bank 2001-05-15 00:00:00.0
18 Swedbank AB (publ) 2013-06-18 00:00:00.0

Last Revision Date: 2019-02-16 00:00:00.0 

(Formerly known as: CACEIS Bank France)
(Formerly known as: DnB NOR Bank ASA)

A List of Approved Overseas Banks

This list shows the overseas banks approved by the Mandatory Provident Fund Schemes Authority ("MPFA") under section 3 of the Mandatory Provident Fund Schemes (General) Regulation, Cap.485A for the purposes of section 71(1)(b)&(c) of the Mandatory Provident Fund Schemes (General) Regulation in relation to delegation of custodian’s functions.

Although this list may be updated every working day, it may not contain the most up-to-date information of all approved overseas banks as there is a time lag in processing and updating the information in the list. The information contained in this list and any hyperlinked websites included therein (if any) are provided for general information purposes only. The MPFA endeavours to ensure that the information contained in this list is accurate as at the date of publication, but does not warrant its accuracy or accept any liability (including third party liability) for any loss or damage, whether or not arising from any error or omission in compiling such information.

By publishing this list, the MPFA does not guarantee the performance or creditworthiness of any approved overseas banks. The MPFA shall not be responsible for any consequential effect, nor be liable for any loss or damage, howsoever caused, arising from the use of or reliance upon any information or material provided in this list.