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.

Lebanon Bank SWIFT Codes

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

NoBank or InstitutionCityBranch NameSWIFT Code
101LEBANESE ISLAMIC BANK S.A.L.BEIRUT LIBBLBBE
102LEBANESE SWISS BANK SALBEIRUT LEBSLBBX
103LEBANON AND GULF BANK SALBEIRUT LGBALBBE
104LEBANON INVEST S.A.LBEIRUT LINVLBB1
105LIBANK S.A.L. (LEVANT INVESTMENT BANK)BEIRUT LIBKLBBE
106LITEX BANK S A LBEIRUT LITELBB1
107LUCID INVESTMENT CORPORATION (L.I.C) SALBEIRUT LUCILBB1
108MEAB SALBEIRUT BAMOLBBE
109MECATTAF S.A.LAWKAR EL METN MECALBBE
110MEDINVESTMENT BANK SALBEIRUT MIBLLBBX
111MEDSECURITIES INVESTMENT SALBEIRUT MENVLBB1
112MENA INVEST S.A.L.BEIRUT MENALBBE
113MERRILL LYNCH PIERCE FENNER AND SMITH (ME) S.A.L.BEIRUT MPFSLBB1
114MIDCLEAR S.A.L.BEIRUT MIDRLBBEASA
115MIDCLEAR S.A.L.BEIRUT MIDRLBBE
116MIDDLE EAST AIRLINES AIRLIBANBEIRUT MEALLBBE
117MIDDLE EAST CAPITAL GROUPBEIRUT MECXLBBE
118MIDDLE EAST CAPITAL GROUP S.A.LBEIRUT MIDDLBB1
119MINISTRY OF FINANCEBEIRUT MINFLBBE
120NATIONAL BANK OF ABU DHABIBEIRUT NBADLBB1
121NATIONAL BANK OF KUWAIT (LEBANON) SALBEIRUT NBOKLBBE
122NEAR EAST COMMERCIAL BANK S.A.L.BEIRUT NECBLBBE
123NORTH AFRICA COMMERCIAL BANK S.A.L.BEIRUT NACBLBBE
124OPTIMUM INVEST SALBEIRUT OPTILBBE
125PARIBASBEIRUT PARBLBB1
126QATAR NATIONAL BANKBEIRUT QNBALBBE
127RAFIDAIN BANKBEIRUT RAFBLBBE
128SAUDI LEBANESE BANK SAL.BEIRUT(HEAD OFFICE) SLBLLBBX
129SAUDI NATIONAL COMMERCIAL BANK BEIRUTBEIRUT SNCBLBBE
130SOCIETE DINVESTISSEMENTS FINANCIER S SALSIN EL-FIL SODALBB1
131SOCIETE FINANCIERE DU LIBAN SALBEIRUT LISFLBBE
132SOCIETE GENERALE DE BANQUE AU LIBAN S.A.L.BEIRUT SGLILBBX
133STANDARD CHARTERED BANK SALBEIRUT(HEAD OFFICE) SCBLLBBE
134STANDARD CHARTERED BANK SALBEIRUT(ASHRAFIEH) SCBLLBB1026
135STANDARD CHARTERED BANK SALHAMRA SCBLLBB1025
136STANDARD CHARTERED BANK SALJBEIL SCBLLBB1028
137STANDARD CHARTERED BANK SALZOUK SCBLLBB1029
138SYRIAN LEBANESE COMMERCIAL BANK SAL.BEIRUT SYLCLBBE
139UNITED BANK OF SAUDI AND LEBANONBEIRUT UBSLLBB1
140WARKA BANK FOR INVESTMENT AND FINANCEBEIRUT WAIVLBBE