Oversea-Chinese Banking Corporation Limited, abbreviated as OCBC Bank, is a publicly noted financial services organisation with its head office in Singapore. Publicly listed, OCBC Bank’s biggest shareholder is the Lee Group of Companies.
OCBC’s Indonesia subsidiary, Bank OCBC NISP, has 630 branches and offices.
In 1932, 3 banks– Chinese Commercial Bank (1912), Ho Hong Bank (1917), and Oversea-Chinese Bank (1919), combined to form Oversea-Chinese Banking Corporation under the management of Tan Ean Kiam and Lee Kong Chian. In the subsequent decades, the bank expanded its operations and ended up being the largest bank in South East Asia.