THE BANK OF EAST ASIA LIMITED, TAIPEI BRANCH, TAIPEI - SWIFT/BIC Code

THE BANK OF EAST ASIA LIMITED, TAIPEI BRANCH, TAIPEI - SWIFT Code Information

SWIFT Code / BIC
BEASTWTP
Bank / Institution
THE BANK OF EAST ASIA LIMITED, TAIPEI BRANCH
Address
88 TUN HUA N. ROAD, FLOOR 10
City
TAIPEI
Postcode
105
Country
Taiwan
Connection
Active
BEASTWTP - SWIFT Code Breakdown
SWIFT Code
BEASTWTP or BEASTWTPXXX
Bank Code
BEAS - code assigned to THE BANK OF EAST ASIA LIMITED, TAIPEI BRANCH
Country Code
TW - code belongs to Taiwan
Location & Status
TP - represents location, second digit means active code
Branch Code
XXX or not assigned, indicating this is a head office

What is a SWIFT Code BEASTWTP?

SWIFT Code is a standard format of Bank Identifier Code (BIC) used to specify a particular bank or branch. These codes are used when transferring money between banks, particularly for international wire transfers. Banks also use these codes for exchanging messages between them.

SWIFT codes comprise of 8 or 11 characters. All 11 digit codes refer to specific branches, while 8 digit codes (or those ending in 'XXX') refer to the head or primary office. SWIFT codes are formatted as follows:

AAAA BB CC DDD

  • First 4 characters - bank code (only letters)
  • Next 2 characters - ISO 3166-1 alpha-2 country code (only letters)
  • Next 2 characters - location code, passive participant will have "1" in the second character (letters and digits)
  • Last 3 characters - branch code, optional - 'XXX' for primary office (letters and digits)

The registrations of SWIFT Codes are handled by Society for Worldwide Interbank Financial Telecommunication (“SWIFT”) and their headquarters is located in La Hulpe, Belgium. SWIFT is the registered trademark of S.W.I.F.T. SCRL with a registered address at Avenue Adèle 1, B-1310 La Hulpe, Belgium.

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