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.

France Bank SWIFT Codes

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

NoBank or InstitutionCityBranch NameSWIFT Code
201ASSURBAIL SAPARIS ASSLFRP1
202ASSURVAL SOCIETE A RESPONSABILITE LIMITEEBOULOGNE BILLANCOURT ASURFR21
203ASSYSTEMPARIS ASSYFRPP
204ASTRIA GESTIONPARIS ASGEFRP1
205ATALANTE SASPARIS ANSAFRP1
206ATHYMIS GESTIONPARIS ATGEFRP1
207ATOS WORLDLINE FINANCIAL MARKETSPARIS AWFMFRP1
208ATTIJARIWAFA BANK EUROPE PARISPARIS BCMAFRPP
209AUBOYNEAU LABOURET OLLIVIER S.A.PARIS AULOFRP1
210AUDIENSVANVES AUDEFR21
211AUDIOVISUEL EXTERIEUR DE LA FRANCEISSY LES MOULINEAUX AUEFFR21
212AUREL BGCPARIS AULSFRP2
213AUREL BGCPARIS AULSFRP1
214AUREL MONEY MARKET SNCPARIS AUMMFRP1
215AURIGA PARTNERSPARIS AUPAFRP1
216AURIS GESTION PRIVEE SOCIETE ANONYMEPARIS AUGPFRP1
217AUTOROUTES DU SUD DE LA FRANCE SAPARIS AUSFFRP1
218AUXENSE GESTIONPARIS AUGEFR21
219AUXIA IMMOBILIERPARIS AUXBFRP1
220AUXIFIJPPARIS AUXFFRP1
221AUXIFIPISSY LES MOULINEAUX AUXPFR21
222AVENIR AGROFORCELLES AVAGFR21
223AVENIR FINANCE GESTION SALYON AVFGFR21
224AVENIR FINANCE INVESTMENT MANAGERS SAPARIS AFIAFRP1
225AVIP LILLELILLE AVLIFR21
226AVIVA COURTAGEBOIS COLOMBES AVCOFR21
227AVIVA DIRECTBOIS COLOMBES AVDIFR21
228AVIVA GESTION DACTIFS SAPARIS AVGAFRP1AGA
229AVIVA GESTION DACTIFS SAPARIS AVGAFRP1
230AVIVA VIE SOCIETE ANONYME DASSURANCES VIE ET DE CAPITALISATIONBOIS COLOMBES AVVIFR21
231AWFPARIS AWFAFRP1
232AXA BANQUE FINANCEMENTLEVALLOIS PERRET AXFIFR21
233AXA BANQUE SAFONTENAY SOUS BOIS AXABFRPP
234AXA BANQUE SAPARIS(TO BE USED FOR TARGET 2) AXABFRPPTG2
235AXA COURTAGE GROUPEMENT DINTERET ECONOMIQUEPARIS AXCOFRP1
236AXA CREDITPARIS AXCRFRP1
237AXA EPARGNE ENTREPRISE SAPARIS AXEEFRP1
238AXA FRANCE FINANCEPARIS AXFFFRP1
239AXA FRANCE VIENANTERRE AXAFFRPA
240AXA FRANCE VIE SAPARIS AXFVFRP1
241AXA INVESTMENT MANAGERS IFCOURBEVOIE AXIEFR21
242AXA INVESTMENT MANAGERS PARIS SAPARIS AXIGFRP1
243AXA INVESTMENT MANAGERS PRIVATE EQUITY EUROPEPARIS AIMEFRP1
244AXA PRIVATE MANAGEMENTPARIS AXPMFRP1
245AXERIA PREVOYANCELYON AXPRFR21
246AXERIA VIEPARIS AXVIFRP1
247AXIALIMLYON SCIXFR21
248AXIOM ALTERNATIVE INVESTMENTSPARIS AXIOFRP1
249AZUR FINANCESCHARTRES AZURFR21
250AZUR GMF MUTUELLES DASSURANCES ASSOCIEES SAPARIS AGMAFRP1
251B SAPARIS CPPTFRP1
252B.F.T. COURT TERME S.I.C.A.VPARIS BFCTFRP1
253B.M.A. BANQUE DE MARCHES ET DARBITRAGE SAPARIS BMABFRP1
254B2VPARIS BTVPFRP1
255BACHE COMMODITIES LIMITEDPARIS BCFIFRP1
256BADENIA BAUSPARKASSE AGSTRASBOURG BAAUFR21
257BAI SAROSCOFF BAIIFR22
258BAIL ACTEA SAARRAS BATLFR21
259BAIL BANQUE POPULAIRECHARENTON LE PONT BAPOFR21
260BAIL ECONOMIEPARIS BAENFRP1
261BAIL ECUREUILPARIS BAEIFRP1
262BAIL ENTREPRISES SOCIETE PAR ACTIONS SIMPLIFIEERENNES BAEPFR21
263BAIL IMMO NORD SALILLE BIIOFR21
264BAIL INVESTISSEMENTPARIS BAVNFRP1
265BALZAC SHORT TERM EURO SICAVPARIS BAHTFRP1
266BANCA CARIGE SPANICE CRGEFR2X
267BANCA POPOLARE DI BERGAMO CREDITO VARESINOLYON BEPOFR21
268BANCA REGIONALE EUROPEA S.P.A.NICE BREUFR22
269BANCO BILBAO VIZCAYA ARGENTARIAPARIS BBVAFRPP
270BANCO BILBAO VIZCAYA ARGENTARIAPARIS(CNRO INTERNET CUENTA BCO FRANCIA) BBVAFRPPBDF
271BANCO BPI PARISPARIS BBPIFRPP
272BANCO DE SABADELLPARIS BSABFRPP
273BANCO DO BRASIL S.A.PARIS BRASFRPP
274BANCO ESPANOL DE CREDITOPARIS ESPCFRP1
275BANCO GUIPUZCUANO HENDAYEHENDAYE GUHEFR21
276BANCO SANTANDER S.A.PARIS BSCHFRPPBF1
277BANCO SANTANDER S.A.PARIS BSCHFRPP
278BANK AUDI SARADAR FRANCEPARIS AUDIFRPP
279BANK OF AMERICA N.A. PARISPARIS BOFAFRPP
280BANK OF CHINA PARIS BRANCHPARIS(PARIS BRANCH) BKCHFRPP
281BANK OF CHINA PARIS BRANCHPARIS(PARIS AGENCE D'IVRY SUBBBRANCH) BKCHFRPP013
282BANK OF INDIAPARIS BKIDFRPP
283BANK OF SCOTLANDPARIS BOFSFRP1
284BANK OF TOKYO MITSUBISHI UFJ LTD. THEPARIS(PARIS BRANCH) BOTKFRPX
285BANK OF TOKYO MITSUBISHI UFJ LTD. THEPARIS(ACCES TARGET 2) BOTKFRCC
286BANK SEPAHPARIS SEPBFRP1
287BANKERS TRUST (FRANCE) SAPARIS BKTFFRP1
288BANKOA SABAYONNE BKOAFR21
289BANQUE ACCORDLA MADELEINE BACCFR22
290BANQUE ALCYONNEUILLY SUR SEINE ALCYFR21
291BANQUE ARJIL ET COMPAGNIEPARIS ARJBFRP1
292BANQUE ARNAUD GAIDANNIMES ARNGFR21
293BANQUE BCPPARIS BPSMFRPP
294BANQUE BIAPARIS BIARFRPP
295BANQUE CANTONALE DE GENEVE FRANCE SALYON BCGEFR21
296BANQUE CENTRALE DE COMPENSATION LCH.CLEARNET SAPARIS BACPFRPPDVP
297BANQUE CENTRALE DE COMPENSATION LCH.CLEARNET SAPARIS(SECFINEX) BACPFRPPSBL
298BANQUE CENTRALE DE COMPENSATION LCH.CLEARNET SAPARIS BACPFRPPTRE
299BANQUE CENTRALE DE COMPENSATION LCH.CLEARNET SAPARIS(MARCHE MONETAIRE EN EF) BACPFRPPMMO
300BANQUE CENTRALE DE COMPENSATION LCH.CLEARNET SAPARIS(LCH CLEARNET) BACPFRPPOTC