Country wise Swift Code Details
Search for BIC/BEI Numbers of respective financial/non financial institution of 1,01,000+ branch across 229 countries which are made available below.
What is SWIFT CODE?
What is BIC / SWIFT?
BIC which is also known as SWIFT-BIC, SWIFT ID, SWIFT Number or SWIFT code which is a unique identification code for both financial and non financial institutions granted by the International Organization for Standardization (ISO). If it is assigned to a financial institution, the code is known as BIC whereas for non financial institution, it is known as BEI
Use of Swift Code / BIC Codes
BIC/BEI are used in transferring money between banks, especially international wire transfers, and also for the exchange of other messages between banks.
What is the full form of SWIFT, BIC and BEI?
- BEI stands for "Business Entity Identifier"
- BIC stands for "Business Identifier Codes"
- SWIFT stands for "Society for Worldwide Interbank Financial Telecommunication"
Format of SWIFT / BIC code?
Swift Number is a 11 characters unique identification code which categorized as follow.
- Bank code A-Z: 4 character code. Usually, it is look a short name of the bank. Example- BACA (Andorra Banc Agricol Reig SA)
- Country code A-Z: 2 character code. It says which country that bank is in and usually, it is a ISO2 Country Code. Example- AD (Andorra)
- Location code 0-9 A-Z: 2 digit location code that could be either 2 letters or numbers. It's says where that bank's head office is. Example- AD
- Branch Code 0-9 A-Z: 3 letters or digits: branch code, optional ('XXX' for head office)