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Banking Future Unicorns

Introducing DBS Startup Unleashed, a programme that
accelerates emerging startups

Banking Future Unicorns

Introducing DBS Startup Unleashed, a programme that
accelerates emerging startups

DBS Startup Unleashed 

DBS Startup Unleashed is a 2-year programme designed for high growth startups. The programme comprises of a comprehensive suite of banking and professional services, mentorships with digital solutions experts, and global networking opportunities, to help you scale your business. 

At a Glance
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Co-create digital solutions with experts

Get access to DBS digital experts to design solutions powered by DBS RAPID. Enjoy greater workflow efficiency and greater transactional capabilities for your business.

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Scale business operations

Sign up for our Start Digital programme and enjoy complimentary 18 months subscription to accounting software Financio, complete with free DBS MAX services to facilitate payment and collection.

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Get priority access to new business opportunities

With priority consideration, boost your solution or project to a proof-of-concept through the DBS Startup Xchange programme.

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Expand your business network

Navigate the industry better with insights from market experts, exclusive invites to industry events, and access to regional business networks with complimentary DBS BusinessClass membership. 

Features & Benefits

Enjoy the benefits of a Corporate Multi-Currency account without the need to maintain a minimum balance. 

Package Details Startup Unleashed Corporate Multi-Currency account

Min average balance
per month



Fall-below fee


S$35 or equivalent

Annual fee



Outward Telegraphic Transfers

Flat S$18

Handling commission: 1/8% (min S$10, max S$120)

In lieu of exchange (not involving Foreign Exchange): 1/8%
(min S$10, max S$120)

Inward Telegraphic Transfers Waived S$10 per transaction
GIRO (payments, collections, payroll) Waived S$0.20 per transaction


Deposit Insurance Scheme

Singapore dollar deposits of non-bank depositors and monies and deposits denominated in Singapore dollars under the Supplementary Retirement Scheme, are insured by the Singapore Deposit Insurance Corporation for up to S$75,000 in aggregate per depositor per Scheme member by law.  Monies and deposits denominated in Singapore dollars under the CPF Investment Scheme and CPF Minimum Sum Scheme are aggregated and separately insured up to S$75,000 for each depositor per Scheme member. Foreign currency deposits, dual currency investments, structured deposits and other investment products are not insured. Click here to read more.

How to Apply

Eligibility for DBS Startup Unleashed:

  1. A business that has been incorporated for less than 2 years
  2. A business operating in one of the following industries:
    • Software
      Businesses that deal with computer programming, software development, or related software services in areas of Big Data & Analytics and Natural Language Processing (NLP).
    • Internet
      Businesses that provide primarily internet-based products or services in areas of the Internet of Things (IOT) and Distributed Ledger.
    • Emerging Technology
      Businesses that deal with technical innovations or progressive technologies in areas of Robotic Process Automation (RPA), Biometrics, Digitisation and Automation, General AI, Conversation AI and Computer Vision.

If you fulfil both criteria, accelerate your success by signing up for DBS Startup Unleashed now! Terms and conditions apply.