What is 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.

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 BB CC DDD

  • The first 4 characters ("AAAA") specify the bank. Only letters are allowed.
  • The next 2 characters ("BB") 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.

Burundi Bank SWIFT Codes

Burundi Below are the SWIFT Code for all banks in Burundi. Click on the SWIFT Code to find out the bank details, address & maps.

NoBank or InstitutionCityBranch NameSWIFT Code
1BANQUE BURUNDAISE POUR LE COMMERCE ET LINVESTISSEMENTBUJUMBURA BUCIBIBI
2BANQUE COMMERCIALE DU BURUNDIBUJUMBURA BCBUBIBI
3BANQUE DE CREDIT DE BUJUMBURABUJUMBURA BCRBBIBI
4BANQUE DE GESTION ET DE FINANCEMENTBUJUMBURA BKGFBIBI
5BANQUE DE LA REPUBLIQUE DU BURUNDIBUJUMBURA BRBUBIBI
6CAISSE CENTRALE DE MOBILISATION ET DE FINANCEMENTBUJUMBURA CCMFBIB1
7CAISSE DEPARGNE DU BURUNDIBUJUMBURA CADBBIB1
8CENTRAL BANK OF BURUNDIBUJUMBURA CBBBBIB1
9CRDB BANK BURUNDI S.ABUJUMBURA CORUBIBU
10DIAMOND TRUST BANK BURUNDI S.ABUJUMBURA DTKEBIBI
11ECOBANK BURUNDIBUJUMBURA ECOCBIBI
12FINBANKBUJUMBURA FIKNBIBI
13INTERBANK BURUNDIBUJUMBURA IBBUBIBI
14INTERBANK BURUNDIBUJUMBURA(AVENUE DE L'INDUSTRIE BRANCH) IBBUBIBIADI
15KCB BANK BURUNDI LIMITEDBUJUMBURA KCBLBIBI
16MERIDIEN BIAO BANK BURUNDI SARLBUJUMBURA MBBSBIB1