Securities & Fiduciary Services

Custody Services

Meet your safekeeping, settlement and clearing needs

 

Leverage our award-winning safekeeping, settlement and clearing services by choosing DBS for your custodial needs. A market leader in Singapore since the 1970s, our direct custody network in Asia’s key axes of growth combined with our extensive global agent relationships enable you to invest in markets all over the world. Thanks to our expertise and experience, we offer highly competitive terms of service and deep global insights, providing you with the assurance that our standards are benchmarked to the most stringent industry requirements.

 

Why choose DBS Custody Services?

  • Benefit from our experience. We’ve won many industry awards over the years and have been widely regarded as the market leader in Singapore since the 1970s
  • Tap into our deep knowledge of the key Asian markets in which we provide direct Custody Services
  • Access global markets through our extensive agent network
  • Enjoy unparalleled levels of service. From local fund managers to global financial institutions, our customers are consistently happy with our custodial support
  • Retrieve reports and details of your assets online via IDEAL™ Custody anytime, anywhere
  • Leverage DBS' full suite of capabilities including cash management and foreign exchange to complement your custodial needs
  • Place your trust in Asia’s safest bank, backed by a strong balance sheet and exemplary credit ratings

FAQs

How much experience does DBS have in Custody Services?

DBS enjoys a reputation as Singapore’s leading provider of Custody Services since the 1970s. We have won many awards in recent years:

  • Best Sub-Custodian, Singapore (2007 to 2013), Global Finance
  • Best Domestic Custodian, Singapore (2007 to 2009, 2012); Best Sub-Custodian, Singapore (2006 to 2008, 2011), The Asset
  • Leading Top Rated, Singapore (2001 to 2007, 2010); Top Rated for Cross Border/Non-Affiliated, Singapore (2001 to 2007, 2010, 2012), Global Custodian
In which markets do you provide Custody Services?

In Asia, we provide direct custody services in Singapore, Hong Kong, Indonesia, and India. We also provide access to other markets across Asia Pacific, as well as global markets including North America, Europe, and the Middle East through an extensive agent network.

Do you have an online platform for Custody Services?

Yes. IDEAL™ Custody is our online service delivery platform through which you can access your account information and submit instructions anytime, anywhere.

What information is available on IDEAL™ Custody?

IDEAL™ Custody presents a comprehensive range of information including positions holdings, transaction status, corporate actions, asset valuation, and more. Users may also initiate securities trade instructions or download a range of reports.

What are your fees for Custody Services?

Our fees and charges vary depending on the markets you choose to invest in, size of portfolio, and transaction volume. We would be happy to provide more information once we better understand your requirements.

Awards

Awards we have won recently
Best Sub-Custodian, Singapore

Best Sub-Custodian, Singapore

2013
Best Domestic Custodian, Singapore

Best Domestic Custodian, Singapore

2013
Best Sub-Custodian, Singapore

Best Sub-Custodian, Singapore

2011
Leading Top Rated, Singapore

Leading Top Rated, Singapore

2010
Top Rated for Cross Border/Non-Affiliated, Singapore

Top Rated for Cross Border/Non-Affiliated, Singapore

2012
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How do I apply?

Please email us at investorsvs@dbs.com and we will arrange for our product specialist to speak with you.

Get In Touch

DBS BusinessCare 1800 222 2200

Get In Touch

DBS BusinessCare 1800 222 2200