BANQUE SBA - INTERNATIONAL BANKING UNIT, LIMASSOL (LEMESOS) - SWIFT/BIC Code

BANQUE SBA - INTERNATIONAL BANKING UNIT, LIMASSOL (LEMESOS) - SWIFT Code Information

SWIFT Code / BIC
SBAACY2I
Bank / Institution
BANQUE SBA - INTERNATIONAL BANKING UNIT
Address
KANIKA ENAERIOS COMPLEX, BLOCK 1 - IRIS HOUSE 8C, JOHN KENNEDY STREET
City
LIMASSOL (LEMESOS)
Postcode
Country
Cyprus
Connection
Active
SBAACY2I - SWIFT Code Breakdown
SWIFT Code
SBAACY2I or SBAACY2IXXX
Bank Code
SBAA - code assigned to BANQUE SBA - INTERNATIONAL BANKING UNIT
Country Code
CY - code belongs to Cyprus
Location & Status
2I - represents location, second digit means active code
Branch Code
XXX or not assigned, indicating this is a head office

What is a SWIFT Code SBAACY2I?

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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