Oversea-Chinese Banking Corporation Limited, abbreviated as OCBC Bank, is an openly listed monetary services organisation with its head workplace in Singapore. The “Oversea-Chinese” usage leads numerous to believe erroneously that the bank’s name is misspelled, however this is the correct conventional spelling. OCBC’s Indonesia subsidiary, Bank OCBC NISP, has 630 branches and offices. OCBC’s Indonesia subsidiary, Bank OCBC NISP, has 630 offices and branches.
In 1932, three banks– Chinese Commercial Bank (1912), Ho Hong Bank (1917), and Oversea-Chinese Bank (1919), combined to form Oversea-Chinese Banking Corporation under the leadership of Tan Ean Kiam and Lee Kong Chian. In the subsequent years, the bank broadened its operations and became the largest bank in South East Asia.