What do I need to know about Affin FDPlus2?
Affin FDPlus2 is a fixed deposit account designed for Malaysians or expatriates who want to save their money in foreign currency. You'll need a minimum of RM5000 to open an FDPlus2 account.
Once the deposit has matured Affin Bank will convert your investment and interest earned into the foreign currency of your choice. All major currencies are on offer: US Dollars, Great British Pounds, Euros, Australian Dollars, Singapore Dollars, and New Zealand Dollars.
Can I withdraw from this fixed deposit before maturity?
No. This option is not available, unless you want to forfeit the potential interest earned. The same rule applies for partial withdrawals.
What do I need to open FDPlus2 with Affin Bank?
It's simple to apply, all you'll need is your Identification Card and RM5000 in cash or cheque.
Is the Affin Bank’s FDPlus2 covered?
This deposit is protected against the loss of your money in the event of the bank’s failure. PIDM is free and your deposits are protected up to RM 250000.