Real Estate

Real Estate

A leading bank in Asia’s Real Estate sector

Real Estate

A leading bank in Asia’s Real Estate sector

At a glance

With an established track record, the DBS Real Estate industry team possesses an extensive range of capabilities and expertise in structuring, leading and executing landmark and complex real estate financing transactions.

As a pioneering and innovative force behind the listings of various REITs, Business Trusts and other capital market products such as retail bonds and perpetuals, DBS has been continually recognised for its leadership in the region. We have been named by Euromoney as the Best Bank for Real Estate Finance in Asia Pacific for the first time, and as Singapore’s Best Bank for Real Estate Finance for the 12th time and the 11th consecutive year in 2021.

Sectors

Comprehensive sector coverage: Residential, Retail, Office, Industrial & Hospitality

Capabilities

Full suite of capabilities: Real Estate Financing (ranging from Acquisition Finance to Project Finance), Cash Management, Treasury, Syndicated Finance, Strategic Advisory (M&A), Debt Capital Markets and Equity Capital Markets (including REITs and Business Trusts).

 

 

Client stories

The Imperative of Fighting Climate Change 

DBS’ sustainability-linked loan to Link Real Estate Investment Trust (Link REIT) is an example of the growing shift towards responsible financing in the region. Learn more about the growing sector of green financing and how DBS is playing its part in fighting climate change in this latest article. 


Our solutions
  • Advisory

    Leverage our expertise in strategic advisory (M&A)

  • Capital Markets

    We are a leader in offering global debt and equity financing through our full-service solutions

  • Treasury

    Access innovative hedging solutions to mitigate foreign exchange and interest rate risks

  • Transaction Services

    Cash management, trade finance, supply chain finance and custody services all in one place

Deals

Sole Financial Advisor and Sole Financier

  • 2020 – Sole Financial Advisor and Sole Financier to Yanlord Land Group Limited for the S$1.7 billion privatisation of United Engineers Limited.  

Global Coordinator and Mandated Lead Arranger

  • 2019 – Global Coordinator and Mandated Lead Arranger for the S$8.671 billion syndicated financing for Marina Bay Sands Integrated Resort and the funding requirements for the development of its fourth tower. 

Sustainability-linked loan

  • 2018 – Sole Lender for the first and largest sustainability-linked loan in Asia’s real estate sector to CapitaLand Limited. This was a S$300 million multi-currency sustainability-linked loan and was also Singapore’s largest sustainability-linked financing provided by a sole lender in 2018. 

Awards
Euromoney Real Estate Survey 2020

Euromoney Real Estate Survey 2021

Best Overall Asia Pacific Bank for Real Estate Services, 2021
Best Overall Singapore Bank for Real Estate Services, 2011–2021

In the 2021 edition of Euromoney’s Real Estate Survey, DBS is named the Best Bank for Real Estate Finance (Asia Pacific). It is our first time conferring this regional award. We are also celebrating being named Singapore’s Best Bank for Real Estate Finance for the 12th time, and for the 11th consecutive year.

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