We continue to deepen our presence in Asia through strategic growth opportunities. The digitalisation capabilities we have put in place since 2014 have also enabled us to better support our customers, helping them navigate the pandemic.

New Technology

We continue to reimagine the future of banking by pursuing new initiatives and pushing the frontiers of technology to unlock new avenues of growth.


Tackling climate change is a key priority, and DBS is joining global efforts to achieve net-zero carbon emissions by 2050. At the same time, the pandemic has exacerbated social issues in our midst. Recognising this, we have increased our support for the community and will continue to do more going forward.


The robust economic recovery belied a pandemic that continued to rage on for most of the year, which resulted in economic and border re-openings happening in fits and starts.

Piyush Gupta shares his views on key growth and sustainability initiatives.

We reported record net profit of SGD 6.80 billion in 2021, restoring a trend of consecutively higher earnings that had been disrupted by the pandemic the previous year.

Asset quality stayed healthy despite the challenges posed by the pandemic, China’s economic slowdown and regulatory risks, and global supply chain disruptions.

Our strong technology DNA, suite of digital assets, products and services, and early technology investments, have created further distance between us and our competitors, and have allowed us to move into a new chapter of transformation.

We will continue to focus on capturing cross-border trade recovery, tapping on our strong foundation in digital transformation, regional connectivity and industry expertise.

We believe technology can play a crucial part in contributing solutions towards the common good.