Swift Codes, Routing Numbers, UK Sort Codes, German BLZ Codes, AU BSB Numbers, BIN(IIN) Codes
SWIFT code is a standard format for Business Identifier Codes(BIC) (also known as SWIFT-BIC, SWIFT ID or ISO 9362). It is used when transferring money between banks, particularly for international wire transfers, for both financial and non-financial institutions, and also for the exchange of other messages between banks. The code is a unique identification code. The acronym SWIFT means the Society for Worldwide Interbank Financial Telecommunication.
The SWIFT code(SWIFT-BIC) is made up of 8 or 11 characters:
For example: Dah Sing Bank has five branches in mainland China, The SWIFT code for the branch in Nanchang is DSBACNBXNCH.