Bank Of Nova Scotia Berhad (Malaysia) Wire Transfer

Wire transfer is the fastest mode of receiving money in your Bank Of Nova Scotia Berhad (Malaysia) account from abroad. You can receive money into your Bank Of Nova Scotia Berhad account from a foreign country via International wire transfer. The transaction is initiated by the sender through a financial institution, however, you need to provide your banking details to the sender for successful transfer of money.

International Wire Transfer to Bank Of Nova Scotia

International wire transfer is one of the fastest way to receive money from foreign countries. Banks use SWIFT network for exchanging messages required for performing international wire transfer. Usually, the receiving bank (in Malaysia) and the sending bank (in other country) need to have a direct arrangement in place to start the swift transfer – this is sometimes referred to as correspondent banking.

Incoming International Wire Transfer Instructions

To receive international wire transfer in your Bank Of Nova Scotia Berhad account, please provide the following wire instructions to the sending financial institution:

Bank Name:Bank Of Nova Scotia Berhad Malaysia
SWIFT BIC Code for Bank Of Nova Scotia:NOSCMYKL
Bank Address:Level 10, Menara Hap Seng 2, Plaza Hap Seng
No.1 Jalan P. Ramlee
50250 Kuala Lumpur
Malaysia
Beneficiary Account Number:Your complete Bank Of Nova Scotia account number
(including leading zeros, if any)
Beneficiary Name:The full name of your account as it appears on your statement
Beneficiary Address:Your complete address

Note of Caution on Fees: If your money transfer involves currency conversion, there is a high chance you will get a poor exchange rate from the banks and as a result pay high hidden fees.

Outgoing International Wire Transfer Instructions

To send international wire transfer from your Bank Of Nova Scotia Berhad account, You need to know the following information about the person or company receiving the money:

1. The recipient’s account name and address
2. The recipient’s IBAN or account number
3. The name and address of recipient’s bank – including the BIC (Business Identifier Code) / SWIFT code / clearing code

Incoming Wire Transfer Fees for Bank Of Nova Scotia Malaysia

International Incoming Wire Transfer Fees for Bank Of Nova Scotia Berhad is as follows:

Payment typeCost
Inward Foreign Currency TT (Account Holder)
RM 5,000 & below or equivalentRM 5.00 commission per transaction
Above RM 5,000 or equivalentNo commission per transaction
Inward Foreign Currency TT (Non A/C Holder)0.03% Commission minimum RM 10.00 up to maximum RM 50.00

Outgoing Wire Transfer Fees for Bank Of Nova Scotia Malaysia

International Outgoing Wire Transfer Fees for Bank Of Nova Scotia Berhad is as follows:

Payment typeCost
Outward Foreign Currency TT
RM 5,000 & below or equivalentRM 10.00 commission per transaction
plus RM 30.00 Swift charges
Above RM 5,000 or equivalentNo commission per transaction
plus RM 30.00 Swift charges

Apart from the wire transfer fees, if the transfer involves currency conversion, banks make money on currency conversion as well by giving retail conversion rates to you which is usually 1-2% lower than the market rate. We recommend using services like TransferWise for getting best conversion rates with lower wire transfer fees.

Wire Transfer Cutoff Time for Bank Of Nova Scotia Malaysia

1. The Cut-off Time for Bank Of Nova Scotia Berhad differs. Please visit your nearest branch for cut-off time.
2. Any requests received after cutoff time will normally be processed the next working day.

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