From today, SMEs in Hong Kong, including startups, can harness the power of DBS BusinessClass to leverage a wide range of business opportunities.
The US shares, which were sold for US$32.84, will debut in New York on Thursday before commencing trade in Tokyo a day later.
The Point asked Ian Gillard, executive vice president, Bangkok Bank, about the bank's customer-centric approach to innovation, which includes the bank's mBanking service.
The comments from ANZ's CIO come despite its competitors, NAB and Commonwealth Bank, heavily investing in improving their technology systems over the past few years.
State funding, light-touch regulation and a recent move to allow start-ups to test financial products in a controlled environment have put Singapore ahead of rival Hong Kong to be Asia's fintech hotspot.
NAB's private wealth management firm, JBWere, has partnered with Praemium to implement new client reporting software to support its wealth and investment advice.