Below are the features of our Current Account and Term Deposit products:
Choose different investment terms to suit your needs;
Competitive, fixed interest rates;
No set up fees or ongoing monthly fees;
Option to create term deposit in 6 major currencies, viz. of, AUD, USD, GBP, EUR, NZD and CAD;
Option to reinvest, top up or withdraw all or some of your funds upon maturity.
Comfort of investing in an Australian bank, majority owned by the Government of India
Premature withdrawal of the Term Deposit:
At least 31 days’ prior notice is required (except in upon an application of financial hardship to be determined by us ).
Penalty rates will likely be applicable on the interest;
Where an early redemption an interest adjustment will be applied.
The full list of other fees and charges may be payable – see Rates & Fees.
Minimum Deposit Amount:
If you are an incorporated Australia entity or a foreign (outside Australia) entity there is no minimum deposit required. However, if you are an Australian resident unincorporated account holder a minimum deposit of AUD $250,000 is required.
Deposits including Current Accounts and Fixed Term Deposits with SBI:
- Deposits with SBIA are not covered by the financial claims scheme and are not guaranteed by the Australian Government.
- Deposits with SBIA do not receive priority ahead of amounts owed to other creditors. This means that if SBIA were unable to meet its obligations or otherwise is in financial difficulties and ceases to make payments, its depositors in Australia would not receive priority for repayment of their deposits from our assets in Australia.
- SBIA is not required to hold assets in Australia to cover its deposit liabilities in Australia. This means that if the SBIA were unable to meet its obligations or otherwise is in financial difficulty and ceases to make payments, it is uncertain whether you as a depositor would be able to access the full amount of your deposit.
- SBIA is not obliged to immediately inform APRA if it considers that it is likely to become unable to meet its obligations, or that it is about to suspend payment.
For more information on the product and other charges, refer the terms and conditions in the Product Disclosure Statement.
Product Issuer is State Bank of India Australia ABN 95 082 610 008 AFSL 238340