The Future of Cross-border Payments

Tracking Payments with SWIFT gpi

Fast, transparent and traceable cross-border payments

Tracking Payments with SWIFT gpi

Fast, transparent and traceable cross-border payments

At a Glance
DBS Bank has launched SWIFT global payments innovation (gpi) to speed up cross-border payments with real-time tracking, providing greater digital convenience to our SME clients.

Traceable real-time

Get notified when your supplier/beneficiary’s account has been credited


Same-day use of funds for your cross-border payments. Subject to the cut-off time of the receiving bank



Credited amount and FX rates applied are readily available when making or tracking cross-border payments using SWIFT gpi

Features & Benefits
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Access information easily

Through end-to-end SWIFT gpi cross-border payments tracking now available in Singapore, Hong Kong (S.A.R), Mainland China, Taiwan, Indonesia, and India


Increase your efficiency

Better cash management and fast turnaround time when using SWIFT gpi for cross-border payments tracking


Get cross-border payment status in real-time

Know when funds are received by the beneficiary or if payments are still being processed


Input remittance details

Include up to 140 characters of remittance information to help your beneficiary know the payment details

How to Apply

SWIFT gpi tracking capability for cross-border payments is available to all IDEAL Transact customers.

New to DBS?
Apply for DBS Online Account Opening for Business and enjoy the convenience of IDEAL online banking.

Already a DBS SME Banking customer?
Apply for DBS IDEAL now.

What is SWIFT gpi?

SWIFT gpi enables financial institutions to send and receive funds quickly and securely to anyone, anywhere and at any time. It also improves cross-border payments, ensuring that corporations can send money globally with complete confidence and peace of mind.

How can I use SWIFT gpi?

SWIFT gpi is the default mode in your outgoing payments. All eligible cross-border payments will be routed through SWIFT gpi and tracking is available for every transaction made.

What are the participating banks?
How do I trace my cross-border payments?

You can trace your SWIFT gpi cross-border payment information through IDEAL, provided that the transaction was initiated through one of our electronic channels

  1. On DBS IDEAL, navigate to Accounts, followed by Activities
  2. Search by Transaction Details (e.g., Debit Amount, Customer Reference)
  3. Click on Report for Payment Status and MT103 copy