HUA NAN COMMERCIAL BANK, LTD., KAOHSIUNG - SWIFT/BIC Code

HUA NAN COMMERCIAL BANK, LTD., KAOHSIUNG - SWIFT Code Information

SWIFT Code / BIC
HNBKTWTP712
Bank / Institution
HUA NAN COMMERCIAL BANK, LTD.
Address
NO.166, BOAI 4TH RD., ZUOYING DIST.
City
KAOHSIUNG
Postcode
81369
Country
Taiwan
Connection
Active
HNBKTWTP712 - SWIFT Code Breakdown
SWIFT Code
HNBKTWTP or HNBKTWTP712
Bank Code
HNBK - code assigned to HUA NAN COMMERCIAL BANK, LTD.
Country Code
TW - code belongs to Taiwan
Location & Status
TP - represents location, second digit means active code
Branch Code
712 or not assigned, indicating this is a head office
Head Office
HNBKTWTP - primary office of HUA NAN COMMERCIAL BANK, LTD., Taiwan

What is a SWIFT Code HNBKTWTP712?

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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