Creating Impact Beyond Banking

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Through innovation, businesses and communities have an important opportunity to catalyse growth, create value, and progress. The success of the DBS Social Innovators and DBS Accelerator programmes demonstrates our deep commitment to nurturing talent, driving groundbreaking innovation, and delivering tremendous opportunities for growth to create a meaningful and lasting impact beyond banking.

DBS Social Innovators 2016

DBS Foundation focuses on building a more inclusive Asia by supporting social enterprises to creatively address social needs.

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DBS Social Innovators 2016 provides funding and incubation support to related organisations to kick-start their social innovation projects. The 4 champion projects are:

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Aims to be the best coins exchanging and handling social enterprise in Asia by providing an offline to online social solution for exchanging the value of coins.
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Longevity Design House

Recycles unwanted construction materials to facilitate small-scale domestic renovation. The aim is to provide a desirable and elderly-friendly living environment.
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MedEXO Robotics

Developing an affordable multifunction exoskeleton for various healthcare applications and to assist people with disabilities and injuries, and the elderly.
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Rubber Boy Academy

Uses edutainment videos to enrich the imagination of sign language in the mainstream community by promoting its application in a fun and engaging way.
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DBS Accelerator 2016

Driving change and sparking innovation in financial services. Sparking the future of banking.

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DBS is committed to driving innovation and plays a very active role in the development of the Asian FinTech ecosystem. Through DBS Accelerator, we are fostering innovation to make the future of banking safer, more efficient and more accessible to our customers.

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Revolutionising the way SMEs transact in FX, Currenxie provides spot and forward foreign exchange services, and online merchants with unique collection accounts around the world.
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MindLayer provides a seamless and AI-powered customer service solution that leverages its premium Natural Language Processing engine and trilingual chatbot technology.
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Playbasis makes gamification technology accessible to businesses by producing mobile-first engagement solutions that attract, connect and retain customers.
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Digital Banking Services

Recognised as the World's Best Digital Bank, DBS is committed to shaping the future of banking, embracing digital transformation and embedding ourselves in the customer journey. Find out how we create banking for all the ways you live: