SWIFT CODE is an international bank code that a bank form to make their identity for the worldwide banks.it is basically known as BIC Bank Identifier Code. A Swift code is usually used to transfer money from one bank to another. It is a standard format of BIC. It serves as a special identifier for the bank.[irp]
This code is used for transferring money or to convey messages between banks and financial institute. It is specially used for international wire transfers.
How is a swift code formed? A swift code mainly consists of 8 or 11 characters. 8 characters mainly refer to the primary office. Now I will tell you how is a swift code form. Let’s take an example of Bank Al Bilad (Riyadh).the swift code of this bank is ALBISARI.
The format to form a swift code is AAAA BB CC DDD.
“AAAA” the first 4 characters. This is used to specify the bank.
“BB” fifth and sixth character specify the country.
“CC” 7th and 8th character identify the location or city.
“DDD” these 3 characters are optional that are used to specify the branch. Both letters and digits are allowed to represent it.
No Bank or Institution SWIFT Code
1 ALINMA BANK INMASARI
2 AL RAJHI BANK RJHISARI
3 ARAB NATIONAL BANK ARNBSARI
4 BANK AL BILAD ALBISARI
5 BANKMUSCAT BMUSSARI
6 BANQUE SAUDI FRANSI BSFRSARI
7 BNP PARIBAS SAUDI ARABIA BNPASARI
8 DEUTSCHE BANK AG RIYADH BRANCH DEUTSARI
9 EMIRATES NBD PJSC EBILSARI
10 GPT SPECIAL PROJECTS MANAGEMENT LTD GPTLSARI
11 GULF INTERNATIONAL BANK B.S.C. RIYADH GULFSARI
12 HOSHANCO HOLDING HOSHSARI
13 INDUSTRIAL AND COMMERCIAL BANK OF CHINA RIYADH BRANCH SA ICBKSARI
14 J.P. MORGAN SAUDI ARABIA LIMITED JPMGSARI
15 JPMORGAN CHASE BANK N.A. RIYADH CHASSARI
16 MERRILL LYNCH KINGDOM OF SAUDI ARABIA MLSASARI
17 MORGAN STANLEY SAUDI ARABIA MSSRSARI
18 NATIONAL BANK OF BAHRAIN NBOBSARI
19 NATIONAL BANK OF PAKISTAN NBPASARI
20 NOMURA SAUDI ARABIA NSAUSARI
21 QINVEST SAUDI ARABIA QINVSARI
22 RIYAD BANK RIBLSARI
23 SAMBA FINANCIAL GROUP SAMBSARI
24 SAUDI ARABIAN MONETARY AGENCY SAMASARI
25 SAUDI BRITISH BANK THE SABBSARI
26 SAUDI CERAMIC COMPANY SACYSARI
27 SAUDI HOLLANDI BANK AAALSARI
28 SAUDI HOLLANDI CAPITAL SAHCSARI
29 SAUDI INVESTMENT BANK THE SIBCSARI
30 SAUDI STOCK EXCHANGE TSSMSARI
31 SHUAA CAPITAL SAUDI ARABIA SHUASARI
32 STANDARD CHARTERED CAPITAL (SAUDI ARABIA) SCBLSARI
33 SUPREME FOODS COMPANY LIMITED SUFCSARI