Electronic Banking

IDEAL™ Connect

Improve efficiencies with our automated host-to-host solution

Improve operational efficiencies and reduce costs with DBS IDEAL™ Connect. This automated, customisable host-to-host solution can make your day-to-day business processes such as making payments and receiving reports faster and easier.


Why choose DBS IDEAL™ Connect?

  • Choose the most appropriate software for integration without being tied to proprietary terms or software. The on-boarding process is standardised and simple
  • Be assured of data confidentiality and integrity with our stringent security and controls. IDEAL™ Connect deploys highly sophisticated encryption technology
  • Support high volumes of transactions and large files easily with our state of the art technology
  • Improve operational efficiencies and reduce costs with straight through processing and our highly customised business pre-processing and routing rules
  • Stay on top of file transfer activity with real-time alerts


Who needs IDEAL™ Connect?

If you have a large volume of transactions, require a high level of automation and/or have customised business pre-processing rules, IDEAL™ Connect is what you’re looking for.

How long does it take to set up IDEAL™ Connect?

Typically we can have you up and running with IDEAL™ Connect in around two months, including all testing before you go live.

How do I know my files have been successfully received by DBS?

IDEAL™ Connect will send you real-time email alerts on the status of your file transfers.

What types of transactions can I carry out with IDEAL™ Connect?

You can complete transactions via Account Transfer and China National Payment Scheme with IDEAL™ Connect. You can also access account statements and your virtual account report through the system.


How do I apply?

Simply call us at 400 820 8988 (or +86 400 820 8988 if you're overseas) or visit any of our Branches. You may also email us and our Relationship Manager will contact you as soon as possible.



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