DBS Group Holdings Ltd, one of the largest financial services groups in Asia. Listed and headquartered in Singapore, DBS has operations in 18 markets and is in the three key Asian axes of growth: Greater China, Southeast Asia and South Asia. The bank's "AA-" and "Aa1" credit ratings are among the highest in the world.
Recognized for its global leadership, DBS has been named “World’s Best Bank” by Euromoney, “Global Bank of the Year” by The Banker and “Best Bank in the World” by Global Finance. The bank is at the forefront of leveraging digital technology to shape the future of banking, having been named “World’s Best Digital Bank” by Euromoney. In addition, DBS has been accorded the “Safest Bank in Asia” award by Global Finance for 11 consecutive years from 2009 to 2019.
DBS provides a full range of services in consumer, SME and corporate banking. As a bank born and bred in Asia, DBS understands the intricacies of doing business in the region’s most dynamic markets. DBS is committed to building lasting relationships with customers, and positively impacting communities through supporting social enterprises, as it banks the Asian way. It has also established a SGD 50 million foundation to strengthen its corporate social responsibility efforts in Singapore and across Asia.
In 2018, DBS has marked its 50th anniversary and revealed a new brand promise ‘Live more, Bank less,’. In a digital age, DBS believes that our customers want banking to be simple, seamless and invisible, so they can spend time on the people and things they care about.
About DBS Taiwan
DBS first established a presence in Taiwan in 1983 and is committed to growing its franchise in Taiwan with a significant presence across business, clients, products and services. In 2008, DBS acquired the “good bank assets” of Bowa Bank, giving it significant inroads into Taiwan. The investment reinforces DBS' Greater China strategy and enhances the bank's position as a leading provider of financial services in Asia and a pioneer in wealth management. The acquisition presents a sizable platform for DBS to grow and extend its footprint in an attractive market.
DBS Bank (Taiwan) Ltd, a subsidiary of DBS Group, commenced business in 2012, underscoring our long term commitment to the Taiwan market. In 2017, DBS Bank (Taiwan) completed acquisition of ANZ's wealth management and retail banking business in Taiwan. DBS Bank (Taiwan) will continue to build on its solid foundation, with localized and personalized services to capture the business opportunities together with our customers in this exciting new era.
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