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    Your banking partner for ASEAN

The bank connecting you to all of ASEAN and beyond

 With a presence in 52 of the world’s most dynamic markets, we have been supporting clients in ASEAN for over 160 years. With our extensive global network, in-depth local market knowledge and wide-ranging suite of products, we are well-positioned to support your business growth and cross-border financing needs.

ASEAN Network Passporting

As you expand across ASEAN, our global footprint and banking services are ready to assist you every step of way. We can help you navigate through multiple documentation processes, stakeholder approvals and local market requirements across ASEAN, making it easier and more cost effective to implement.


Our solution: ASEAN fastrack

  • Leverage pre-existing documentation
  • Unified and minimum viable documentation requirement across respective markets
  • Streamline due diligences and onboarding process
  • A single point of contact across ASEAN

Cash management and trade digitisation

As one of the world’s leading trade banks, optimising digitisation, cash and trade distribution is at the heart of what we do. We offer a comprehensive range of solutions across ASEAN, including a wide range of APIs to support your trade transactions and reporting needs.


Easy collections

  • Multiple Electronic collections methods across channels
  • Virtual Accounts supporting multi currency
  • Various Collection Points

Enhanced liquidity

  • Solutions for trapped liquidity
  • Increased visibility to optimise your processes and improve strategic decision making
  • Yield enhancement
  • Specialised Treasury Solutions

Efficient payments

  • Full suite of unique local payment solutions
  • Dedicated workflows for time critical payables
  • Virtual Accounts solutions available to help reconcile payables
  • Integrated FX payments for seamless workflow

Manage your transactions anywhere

Anytime through our single sign-on, multi-lingual, global platform: Straight2Bank


Reporting iconREPORTING
Powerful management information system (MIS) delivered in near real-time via agreed channel and at required frequency
Accessible 24/7 across the globe
Flexible workflow iconFLEXIBLE WORKFLOWS
Approval process, authorisation matrix and payee information maintenance
Global view iconGLOBAL VIEW
In more than 60 markets
Mobile access iconMOBILE ACCESS
For transactions on the go


Simplified processing iconSIMPLIFIED PROCESSING
Single uploads across methods, currencies and countries
Robust security iconROBUST SECURITY
Two-factor authentication, encrypted communication and comprehensive audit trail
Channel interoperability iconCHANNEL INTEROPERABILITY
View and authorise transactions received via web, host-to-host and SWIFT via a single window
Local language support iconLOCAL LANGUAGE SUPPORT
Support for traditional Chinese, simplified Chinese & Thai. Facility to maintain details in local language
Full visibility iconFULL VISIBILITY
File/transaction notifications via email alerts
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Connect your business to the world

Stay connected with the latest insights, ideas and events from the world of Corporate & Investment Banking

Trade financing

Our leading ASEAN Capital Markets platform offers currency agnostic financing options in all major ASEAN countries. As the top foreign bookrunner across all ASEAN Local Currency bonds, we can provide seamless financing from trade to loans and bonds for your entire supply chain across ASEAN.


Documentary trade

  • Letter of credit issuance, advising, negotiation, discounting, and confirmation services
  • Import and export documentary collections including discounting of avalised bills (subject to avalising jurisdiction).
  • Financial Institution trade loans
  • One-stop guarantee programme for BGs/SBLCs issued within our network for faster turn around for issuance

Open account

  • Payables Financing
    • Import invoice financing
    • Supply Chain finance
    • Borrowing Base Trade Loans
  • Receivable Financing
    • Export invoice financing
    • Receivable Services
    • Oil Import Financing

Working capital

  • Short Term Loans
  • Corporate Overdrafts

FM franchise

With our presence in major hubs across Asia and globally, we can support your trade risk management, raise capital or diversify your investments. Our strengths include trading foreign exchange, rates, credit, commodities products and arranging debt issuance by offering bespoke solutions tailored to your needs.


Key differentiators

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  • Provide access to over 100 emerging market and G10 currencies
  • Pioneer in interest rate and cross currency swaps in Asia, Africa and the Middle East
  • Broad range of credit products to assist clients in managing credit risk exposures or in enhancing investment yields
  • Industry specialists and dedicated on the ground teams across our footprint markets

Rates and FX

  • The Bank continues to break new ground in our markets, delivering products including:
    • FX forwards, non-deliverable forwards, options, index products and e-commerce
    • Broad Interest Rate product suite


  • Our structuring teams work with clients on their hedging, investment and funding requirements
  • Dedicated resources provide full coverage to onshore sales and facilitate deal discussions with clients


  • A team of economists cover macro and FX trends across our markets
  • Dedicated rate strategists provide market updates and trade ideas
  • Credit team produces ad-hoc analysis of major Commercial Banking names
sustainable finance

Sustainable finance

Sustainable investment in Asia is poised for rapid growth. As a leading financial institution, we are committed to supporting sustainable economic growth, expanding renewables financing and investing in sustainable infrastructure where it is needed most.


Promoting sustainable finance where it matters most

Sustainable Finance revolution

Supporting sustainable growth

We provide financial products and services to people and businesses to help drive sustainable development.

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Our product frameworks

We are creating sustainable finance products to support sustainable development.

Our sustainability bond

SC Ventures and business innovation

SC Ventures is our platform and catalyst that promotes innovation, invests in disruptive financial technology and explores alternative business models.

As the bank’s innovation, fintech investment and ventures unit, it is focused on developing an innovation culture and mindset, deepening capabilities and experimenting with new business models through an open platform and network of people and partnerships.


Innovation ecosystems

We have six eXellerator labs in Singapore, Hong Kong, United Kingdom, Kenya, Shanghai & one scouting location in San Francisco

They facilitate business units and clients’ adoption of innovation & fintech solutions using Human Centered Design, lean & agile methodology

Intrapreneur programme

An innovation platform within the Bank providing employees with the resources and tools to bring their ideas to life.

Our SC Innovate ideation platform for staff to submit ideas or respond to published business challenges.

A group of colleagues laugh together as they review work on a screen. Our SC Ventures partnerships help us innovate together.

SC Ventures Fintech Bridge

Our platform connecting startups, investors, ecosystem partners and our corporate clients

Facilitated by the proof of concept framework which enables fintech partners start a POC in the Bank within two weeks

Awards and accolades


The Asset Triple A Treasurise Awards 2023

Best RMB Bank

The Asset Triple A Sustainable Investing Awards 2023

Best Domestic Custodian


The Asset Triple A Islamic Finance Awards 2023

Best Islamic Supply Chain Bank

The Asset Triple A Treasurise Awards 2023

Best Service Provider in Malaysia for Liquidity Management
Best ESG Solution for Liquidity and Investments
Best Payments and Collections Solution
Best New Economy Solution – Payments and Collections


The Asset Triple A Treasurise Awards 2023

Best Service Provider as E-Solutions Partner
Best Payments and Collections Solution
Best ESG Solution for Liquidity and Investments

The Asset Triple A Sustainable Investing Awards 2023

Best Sub-Custodian Bank 

Global Finance Awards 2023

Best Sub-Custodian Bank


The Asset Triple A Sustainable Finance Awards 2024

Best Sustainable Finance Adviser

The Asset Triple A Treasurise Awards 2024

Best RMB Bank

The Asset Triple A Treasurise Awards 2023

Best ESG Solution Singapore
ESG Singapore Transaction Bank award

EuroCham Sustainability Awards 2023

ESG Communications award


The Asset Triple A Treasurise Awards 2023

Thailand Cash Management Bank of the Year
Thailand Digital Solutions Bank of the Year by ABF Wholesale Banking
Best Service Providers Award for Cash Management and E-Solutions Partner
Best New Economy Solution – Payments and Collections

The Asset Triple A Sustainable Investing Awards 2023

Best Domestic Custodian
Best Sub-Custodian Bank

Financial Asia Awards 2023

Best Sustainable Finance Deal


Global Finance Magazine 2023

Best Cash Management Bank Award
Best Sub-Custodian Bank

The Asset 2023

Best Fund Administrator, Retail Funds
Best Domestic Custodian