Foreign Currency Savings

You too can become one of many satisfied clients of Komercijalna banka!
Open the foreign currency account according to your needs and abilities!
Komercijalna banka offers extremely favorable interest rates on foreign currency savings.
The Bank will open the foreign currency account at your request, free of charge, in all Bank’s sub-branches, upon presentation of a valid personal identification document. 

The Bank has designed, for your needs, different models of time savings:

  • Time savings deposits placed under regular terms and conditions
  • Rental savings
  • ’’Cricket’’ savings

The Bank manages the deposits received from the private individuals in the currency in which they were deposited, with no additional indexation. 

 

You may deposit your FX funds as term savings in EUR, USD and GBP and fix the deposits to 1, 3, 6, 12, 24 and 36 months. 


For term-depositing of foreign currency, the Bank established the minimum amount of EUR 100 or counter-value in other currencies. 
 The client, the holder of the term deposit, according to the terms indicated in the previous paragraph, is entitled to be informed by the Bank, 15 days prior to expiry of term depositing, about the term for which the Contract shall be extended and about any new interest rate; he/she is also entitled to terminate the Contract within 30 days from the date of receipt of such information at the latest, free of charge and with the interest accrued as agreed for the expired term period.
Savings deposits that are term deposited, upon expiry of the initial term period, are automatically transferred to foreign currency account. Upon maturity date of the last deposit the savings account is automatically liquidated.
In exceptional cases, the disbursement is possible even before the expiry of agreed term, with correction of interest, in line with the terms stipulated in such particular Contract.

 

The applicable interest rates for term deposits placed under the regular terms and conditions depending on the term for EUR, USD and GBP:

TERM

Interest rates

per annum

EUR

USD

GBP

1 MONTH

NIR

0,05%

0,10%

0,25%

EIR

0,04%

0,08%

0,21%

3 MONTHS

NIR

0,10%

0,40%

0,50%

EIR

0,08%

0,34%

0,42%

6 MONTHS

NIR

0,20%

0,60%

0,75%

EIR

0,17%

0,51%

0,64%

12 MONTHS

NIR

0,45%

1,00%

1,00%

EIR

0,38%

0,85%

0,85%

24 MONTHS

NIR

0,75%

1,15%

1,00%

EIR

0,64%

0,98%

0,85%

36 MONTHS

NIR

1,00%

1,50%

1,00%

EIR

0,85%

1,28%

0,85%



 

NOTE: The stated interest rates are expressed per annum. Effective interest rate (EIR) on foreign currency savings deposits is expressed in the amount of nominal interest rate reduced by 15% of the tax on income from capital gains which the Bank pays for and on behalf of the client at the time of interest accrual. On term foreign currency deposits the Bank applies a fixed interest rate, using compound method of calculation.

 

Representative example

 

Foreign Currency Savings Standing Order

 

Komercijalna Banka appreciates your money and time and has, therefore, with the foreign currency, standing order enabled you to save or pay your liabilities without coming to the Bank! All you have to do is to choose the amount of money and the time when you want the Bank to make a transfer from your RSD or foreign currency current account to your foreign currency savings account. 
Minimum amount of a single foreign currency standing order is EUR 30.

Standing order