The bank started its corporate financing activities to companies in the Asia Pacific region since the inception of the Singapore Branch in 1984.
The bank adopts a customer-focused business model and pursues a strategy that centers on developing customized and innovative solutions to serve our clients by understanding the needs and constraints faced by them.
Today, as the branch has since evolved into a multi-faceted operation with structured finance (including Aviation, Maritime, Acquisition and Project Financing) also as our core competencies, we are able to tailor financing solutions, along with a wide range of product offerings to better meet the financing as well as investment needs of our clients.
With our Bank’s strong balance sheet, we have and will continue to support our customers through the vagaries of economic cycles.Geographically, the Corporate Finance department covers the whole of the Asia Pacific Region, north to Japan/Korea/China and south to Australasia. There is no withholding tax imposed on cross border financing from our Bank to customers in Australia and Hong Kong.
Multi-National Corporations (MNCs)
Leveraging on our Bank's strong presence in Europe and international network of offices, the branch's key mandate in this area is to provide banking, financial and advisory services to support the investment and trade activities of its core customers from Europe and United States who are established in the Asia Pacific region.
Large Regional Corporates
The bank's main aim is to develop meaningful relationships with large corporates that are based in the region, providing them with value-added and quality services to match their treasury requirements.
Product Offerings & Services
Some of the services that the bank can offer include the following:
Product Offerings & Services to cater for
- Working Capital
- Capex & investment
- Debt Capital Markets
- Trade & Guarantees
- Interest Rate Hedging
- Tax & Structured Products
- Export Credit