What is Public Islamic Term Deposit-i?
This investment is based on the Islamic principles of Mudharabah, a profit/dividend-sharing concept.
It is open to anyone, individuals who are 18 years old and above.
The tenure can be for a period of one month up to 60 months, with no maximum limit for your deposit amount. You need RM 1,000 for two months or more tenure, and RM5,000 for one month to sign up.
Profit made from this term deposit account will be distributed between the customer and the Bank at the agreed predetermined ratio.
Can I withdraw the investment account before maturity and can I recover some profit?
Yes, if you withdraw the investment after the completion of at least 1 month, the profit payable shall be 75% of the profit earned. However, you are not allowed to do partial withdrawal.
Who can apply and how do I open this Public Islamic Term Deposit-i?
This investment account is open to everyone. You are required to have a Savings or Current account with Public Bank too. To open a Saving Account, you need a minimum RM20 deposit.
Is this investment covered by deposit insurance?
Yes, it is eligible for protection by PIDM for up to RM250,000 of your total deposits.