SHANGHAI COMMERCIAL AND SAVINGS BANK, LTD., THE, NEW TAIPEI CITY - SWIFT/BIC Code

SHANGHAI COMMERCIAL AND SAVINGS BANK, LTD., THE, NEW TAIPEI CITY - SWIFT Code Information

SWIFT Code / BIC
SCSBTWTP056
Bank / Institution
SHANGHAI COMMERCIAL AND SAVINGS BANK, LTD., THE
Address
106, CHUNG SHAN RD., SEC. 3, CHUNGHO DIST.,
City
NEW TAIPEI CITY
Postcode
Country
Taiwan
Connection
Active
SCSBTWTP056 - SWIFT Code Breakdown
SWIFT Code
SCSBTWTP or SCSBTWTP056
Bank Code
SCSB - code assigned to SHANGHAI COMMERCIAL AND SAVINGS BANK, LTD., THE
Country Code
TW - code belongs to Taiwan
Location & Status
TP - represents location, second digit means active code
Branch Code
056 or not assigned, indicating this is a head office
Head Office
SCSBTWTP - primary office of SHANGHAI COMMERCIAL AND SAVINGS BANK, LTD., THE, Taiwan

What is a SWIFT Code SCSBTWTP056?

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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