Global Transaction Services ("GTS")

DBS London’s GTS has been established to assist our clients to take advantage of our unique position.  As a highly-rated Asian bank, DBS can facilitate your trade and cash flows, optimising working capital, minimising operating risk and optimising your use of free cash generated through your businesses and operating activities.

Cash - Accounts, Payments and Collections.

We offer a range of cash management services within our Asian Network, including a range of market-leading services in collections, payments and account management, and in London we are able to offer a range of deposit services backed by our credit ratings

Our award-winning online platform IDEAL, offers mobile services and connectivity solutions through SWIFT.  We have extensive expertise in our home markets to deliver tailored cash management solutions, to help you make the most of cash generated through your business activities.  Our corporate clients are able to place operating cash balances and deposits throughout the DBS Bank Group, to optimise cash yields whilst taking comfort from our strong credit rating as “the Safest Bank in Asia”.

Trade - Import, export, working capital and management of trade risk.

DBS offers an extensive range of trade finance products to support your trade finance flows, both in London and within DBS Bank Group. Products are designed and implemented to support your needs, managing risk, maximising efficiencies in your balance sheet and optimising your working capital needs. The trade finance products include the following:

  • Documentary letters of credit and bills of exchange
  • Bonds, guarantees and standby letters of credit
  • Open account trade including supply chain finance solutions and accounts receivable purchase

DBS links its international clients to its Asian network, delivering local expertise with the scale of an international bank.