Guinea-Bissau Bank Swift Code and BIC Code
|1||BANCO DA AFRICA OCIDENTAL SA||BISSAU||BAOBGWGW|
|2||BANCO DA UNIAO||BISSAU||BDUGGWGW|
|3||BANQUE ATLANTIQUE DA GUINE-BISS||BISSAU||ATGWGWGW|
|4||BANQUE CENTRALE DES ETATS DE L'||BISSAU||BCAOGWG1|
|5||ECOBANK GUINEE BISSAU||BISSAU||ECOCGWGW|
|6||ORABANK GUINEE BISSAU||BISSAU||ORBKGWGW|
What is Guinea-Bissau SWIFT Code?
SWIFT code is a standard format of Bank Identifier Codes (BIC) and serves as a unique identifier for a bank or financial institution.
These codes are used when transferring money between banks, particularly for international wire transfers. On top of that, the code is used to transmit messages between financial institutions and banks in the Guinea-Bissau.
The SWIFT code can be either 8 or 11 characters long and 8 digits code refers to the primary office. The format of SWIFT Code is as follows;
AAAA GW CC DDD
- The first 4 characters ("AAAA") specify the bank. Only letters are allowed.
- The next 2 characters ("GW") specify the country. It use the format of ISO 3166-1 alpha-2 country code.
- The next 2 characters ("CC") specify the location. Letters and digits are allowed. Passive participant will have "1" in the second character
- The last 3 characters ("DDD") specify the branch. This is an optional. A 'XXX' refer to primary office. Letters and digits are allowed.
Guinea-Bissau, officially the Republic of Guinea-Bissau, is a country in West Africa that covers 36,125 square kilometres with an estimated population of 1,874,303. It borders Senegal to the north and Guinea to the south-east