Sao Tome and Principe Bank Swift Code and BIC Code
|1||AFRILAND FIRST BANK STP||SAO TOME||AFFSSTST|
|2||BANCO CENTRAL DE SAO TOME E PRI||SAO TOME||CSTPSTST|
|3||BANCO INTERNACIONAL DE SAO TOME||SAO TOME||INOISTST|
|4||BANCO NACIONAL DE SAO TOME E PR||SAO TOME||BNSTSTS1|
|5||BANCO PRIVADO SAO TOME E PRINCI||SAO TOME||BPACSTST|
|6||BGFIBANK SAO TOME ET PRINCIPE||SAO TOME||BGFISTST|
|7||ECOBANK SAO TOME||SAO TOME||ECOCSTST|
|8||ENERGYBANK SAO TOME E PRICIPE S||SAO TOME||ESTPSTST|
What is Sao Tome and Principe 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 Sao Tome and Principe.
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 ST CC DDD
- The first 4 characters ("AAAA") specify the bank. Only letters are allowed.
- The next 2 characters ("ST") 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.
São Tomé and Príncipe, officially the Democratic Republic of São Tomé and Príncipe, is an island country in the Gulf of Guinea, off the western equatorial coast of Central Africa. It consists of two archipelagos around the two main islands of São Tomé and Príncipe, about 140 km apart and about 250 and 225 km off the northwestern coast of Gabon.