DBS is a leading financial services group in Asia, with over 280 branches across 18 markets. Headquartered and listed in Singapore, DBS has a growing presence in the three key Asian axes of growth: Greater China, Southeast Asia and South Asia. The bank's capital position, as well as "AA-" and "Aa1" credit ratings, is among the highest in Asia-Pacific. DBS has been recognised for its leadership in the region, having been named “ Asia’ s Best Bank” by The Banker, a member of the Financial Times group, and “ Best Bank in Asia-Pacific” by Global Finance. The bank has also been named “ Safest Bank in Asia” by Global Finance for seven consecutive years from 2009 to 2015.