LiquidX partners DBS; ramping up expansion plans in Singapore

NEW York-headquartered trade finance marketplace LiquidX has managed to get DBS, South-east Asia's largest lender, onboard its network - the first bank here in Singapore to do so.

DBS confident in fending off digital challengers

DBS is "relatively confident" about taking on digital bank challengers, as it is fairly advanced in terms of its digital capabilities and solutions on the back of its headstart, said CEO Piyush...

DBS downgrades full-year Singapore growth forecast to 0.7%, OCBC lowers it to 0-1%

IN the wake of disappointing second-quarter flash data, economists have trimmed their full-year growth predictions for Singapore in 2019.

Companies will do well if they can tap millennial concerns: DBS

SINGAPORE - Eco-friendly businesses should take heed of the concerns of millennials as people in this age bracket will have significantly increased spending power in coming decades, said DBS Bank...

Singtel, Grab and Razer to study feasibility of applying for digital banking licence

Industry and digital players will be studying closely how a digital bank will complement their businesses in what has been described as one of the biggest policy moves in Singapore's bank...

Singapore to allow digital banks; MAS issuing up to 5 new licences: Tharman

The new licences are in addition to any digital banks local lenders have set up under the existing Internet banking framework.

More SMEs using digital payment: DBS

IT has been four months since DBS Max - a mobile-based QR payment collection solution - was rolled out in Singapore, and the local bank has seen more small and medium-sized enterprises (SMEs) use...

Chew's Agriculture signs $27m sustainability-linked loan with DBS

Egg producer Chew's Agriculture has signed a 10-year, $27 million sustainability-linked loan with DBS Bank, to construct a new farm with larger cage-free facilities.

DBS, AU Optronics sign Taiwan's first sustainability-linked loan

DBS Bank Taipei Branch has signed a three-year, NT$2 billion (S$88 million) sustainability-linked loan with Taiwanese display manufacturer AU Optronics.

DBS partners LittleLives to digitise payments

DBS has partnered Singapore-based edutech firm LittleLives to digitalise payments for one in three Singapore pre-schools.

DBS offers digital token with increased security for corporates, SMEs

SINGAPORE - DBS Bank has introduced a new digital token to provide a higher level of security and an improved user experience to more than 200,000 of its corporate and small and medium-sized...