South Indian Bank NRE FD Rates 2022

South Indian Bank (SIB) is a premier private sector Indian bank based out of Thrissur in Kerala. The bank has considerable experience in serving NRIs. South Indian Bank NRI savings account, fixed deposits, NRI personal loan, insurances, etc. are some of the top services provided by the bank to Non-Residents and Overseas Citizens of India (OCIs). South Indian Bank NRE FD rates are listed below.

South Indian Bank NRE FD Rates 2022

Listed below are South Indian Bank NRE FD rates for deposits less than Rs. 2 cr:

Period Interest Rate (p.a.)
1 year to less than 30 months5.30%
30 months to less than less than 36 months5.35%
36 months to less than 60 months 5.50%
60 months to 120 months5.80%
SIB NRE FD interest rates with effect from 14th June 2022 

Note: Interest rates are subject to periodic change

Important points related to South Indian Bank NRE FD Rates

  • The current rates will apply only on a fresh FD and on renewal of a maturing fixed deposit.
  • Interest shall not be paid in case an NRE FD is closed within one year. 
  • Premature withdrawal of NRE fixed deposits opened/ renewed from 01.06.2022 will be penalized at the rate of 0.50% for deposits below Rs. 5 lakh and 1% for deposits worth Rs. 5 lakh and above. 
  • South Indian Bank doesn’t offer additional interest for senior citizens under NRE term deposit schemes. 

Features and benefits

  • SIB NRE deposits are available for a period ranging from 1 year to 10 years.
  • Interest is paid on a quarterly basis.
  • You can open the account with another NRI or OCI. 
  • Both principal and interest are fully repatriable to a bank account abroad. 
  • NRIs can also enjoy monthly payout at discounted rates.
  • Interest earned can be withdrawn periodically or transferred to other accounts as per rules and regulations.
  • Balance and interest earned thereon are exempt from income tax in India
  • You can also get loans against the deposited amount. 
South Indian Bank NRE FD Rates 2022
South Indian Bank NRE FD Rates 2022

South Indian Bank NRO FD Rates 2022

South Indian Bank NRO FD rates for 2022 are as under:

Period Interest Rate (p.a.)
7 to 30 days2.65%
31 to 90 days3.25%
91 to 80 days4.10%
181 to 270 days4.40%
271 days to 1 year4.75%
1 year to less than 30 months5.30%
30 months to less than less than 36 months5.35%
36 months to less than 60 months 5.50%
60 months to 120 months5.80%
SIB NRE FD interest rates with effect from 14th June 2022 
  • Penalty at the rate of 0.50% for deposit amount below Rs. 15 lakh and 1% for deposit amount Rs. 15 lakh and above will be applicable for premature withdrawal of deposits opened/ renewed up to 31st May 2022.

South Indian Bank FCNR (B) rates 2022

South Indian Bank FCNR deposit interest rates for 2022 are listed below:

Maturity PeriodUSDGBPEURCADAUDCHFJPY
1 Year to less than 2 Year3.05 – 3.50%1.90%0.05%1.55%0.99%0.05%0.03%
2 Year to less than 3 Year2.75 – 3.00%2.15%0.05%2.30%1.47%0.00%0.03%
3 Year to less than 4 Year2.75%2.20%0.05%2.52%1.83%0.00%0.03%
4 Year to less than 5 Year2.50%2.20%0.10%2.58%2.10%NA0.03%
5 Year2.50%2.20%0.10%2.64%2.22%NA0.03%
Latest FCNR Rates 2022

Note:

  • There is no pre-closure penalty for FCNR deposits.
  • No interest will be paid if a deposit is closed within one year and one day (366 days).

South Indian Bank RFC deposit rates 2022

Maturity PeriodUSDGBPEURAUDCHFJPY
1 Year to less than 2 Year3.05 – 3.50%1.90%0.05%0.99%0.05%0.03%
2 Year to less than 3 Year2.75 – 3.00%2.15%0.05%1.47%0.00%0.03%
3 Year to less than 4 Year2.75%2.20%0.05%1.83%0.00%0.03%
South Indian Bank RFC Rates 2022

Documents required

Customer will need to submit the following documents when applying for a South Indian NRE Bank FD account:

  • Duly filled FD account opening form
  • Self-attested photographs
  • Current passport
  • Certificate for resident status (work permit/valid Visa)
  • Indian address proof (whenever applicable)
  • PIO or OCI card (if applicable)
  • Nominee application (if applicable)
  • Specimen signature of the account holder
  • Other miscellaneous documents as required by the bank
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How to apply for South Indian Bank NRE Fixed Deposit Account

You can download the SIB NRE FD KYC form and send the filled application form along with required documents to the bank.

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