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IDEAL™ Connect

Improve efficiencies with our automated host-to-host solution

Improve operational efficiencies and reduce costs with DBS IDEAL Connect. This automated, customisable host-to-host solution can make your day-to-day business processes such as making payments and receiving reports faster and easier. 


Why choose DBS IDEAL™ Connect?

  • Enable seamless integration of your existing Enterprise Resource Planning/accounting systems with the automated handling of extracted payment information
  • Choose the most appropriate software for integration without being tied to proprietary terms or software. The on-boarding process is standardised and simple
  • Be assured of data confidentiality and integrity with our stringent security and controls. IDEAL Connect deploys highly sophisticated encryption technology
  • Support high volumes of transactions and large files easily with our state of the art technology
  • Improve operational efficiencies and reduce costs with straight through processing and our highly customised business pre-processing and routing rules
  • Stay on top of file transfer activity with real-time alerts


Who needs IDEAL™ Connect?

If you have large volume of transactions, require high level of automation and/or have customised business pre-processing rules, IDEAL™ Connect is what you’re looking for.

How long does it take to set up IDEAL™ Connect?

Depending upon the requirements, we will be able to implement the solution within a maximum period of 2 months.

How do I know my files have been successfully received by DBS?
IDEAL™ Connect will send you real-time email alerts on the status of your file transfers.
What types of transactions can I carry out with IDEAL™ Connect?

You can complete a wide range of payment transactions with IDEAL™ Connect, such as:

You can also access a wide range of reports through the system, including:

  • Account statements (in CSV, Excel and Swift format)
  • Automated payment reports
  • Payment advices
  • Receivables reporting


How do I apply?

Simply email us at ibgservices@dbs.com to apply.