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.

United Kingdom Bank SWIFT Codes

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

NoBank or InstitutionCityBranch NameSWIFT Code
12CG LIMITEDLONDON TGCLGB21
23I INVESTMENTS PLCLONDON IIIGGB22
34 SHIRES ASSET MANAGEMENT LTDSHERBORNE SHEMGB21
4A G EDWARDS AND SONS (UK) LTDLONDON EDSOGB21
5A.M. BEST EUROPERATING SERVICES LIMITEDLONDON BEECGB21
6AAC CAPITAL PARTNERS LIMITEDLONDON AAPEGB21
7ABACUSLONDON ABUSGB21
8ABBEY LIFEBOURNEMOUTH ABBEGB21
9ABBEY NATIONAL PEP AND ISA MANAGERS LIMITEDGLASGOW ANPIGB21
10ABBEY NATIONAL TREASURY SERVICES PLCLONDON ANTSGB2L
11ABBEY NATIONAL TREASURY SERVICES PLCLONDON ANFPGB21
12ABBEY NATIONAL TREASURY SERVICES PLCLONDON(EQUITY DERIVIATIVES OPERATIONS) ANFPGB21EQD
13ABBEY NATIONAL TREASURY SERVICES PLCLONDON(DOCUMENTARY CREDITS AND GUARANTEES) ANTSGB2LDOC
14ABBEY NATIONAL TREASURY SERVICES PLCLONDON(CHAPS CONTINGENCY) ANTSGB2LCHA
15ABBEY NATIONAL TREASURY SERVICES PLCLONDON(ALM) ANTSGB2LGBM
16ABBEY NATIONAL TREASURY SERVICES PLCLONDON(ALM) ANTSGB2LTSY
17ABBEY STOCKBROKERS LIMITEDBILLERICAY(ABBEY STOCKBROKERS, BILLERICAY) CIDEGB21ABB
18ABBEY STOCKBROKERS LIMITEDBILLERICAY CIDEGB21
19ABBEY STOCKBROKERS LIMITEDROMFORD(STOCK EXCHANGE BUSINESS) CIDEGB21SEB
20ABBOT INVESTMENT MANAGEMENT LIMITEDLONDON ABOTGB21
21ABBOTSTONE AGRICULTURAL PROPERTY UNIT TRUSTLONDON AAPUGB21
22ABC INTERNATIONAL BANK PLCLONDON ABCEGB2L
23ABERDEEN ASSET MANAGEMENT INVESTMENT SERVICES LIMITEDLONDON DAMIGB21
24ABERDEEN ASSET MANAGEMENT LIFE AND PENSIONS LIMITEDLONDON DAMEGB21
25ABERDEEN ASSET MANAGERS LIMITEDLONDON ABSNGB21
26ABERDEEN ESTATE MANAGERS LIMITEDGLASGOW RPUTGB21
27ABERDEEN PRIVATE INVESTORS LIMITEDABERDEEN APILGB21
28ABERDEEN PROPERTY INVESTORSLONDON ABPIGB21
29ABERDEEN UNIT TRUST MANAGERS LIMITEDABERDEEN AUTSGB21
30ABERFORTH PARTNERS LLPEDINBURGH ABUTGB21
31ABERFORTH UNIT TRUST MANAGERS LIMITEDEDINBURGH AURMGB21
32ABG SUNDAL COLLIER LIMITEDLONDON ABECGB21
33ABIDE FINANCIAL LTDLONDON ABFNGB21
34ABIL CORPORATION FINANCE LLPLONDON ACFLGB21
35ABINGWORTH MANAGEMENT LIMITEDLONDON ABMNGB21
36ABN AMRO BANK N.V. UK BRANCH (FORMELY KNOWN AS FORTIS BANK (NEDERLAND) N.V. LONDON)LONDON FTSBGB2L
37ABN AMRO CLEARING BANK N.V. LONDON BRANCH( FORMELY KNOWN AS FORTIS BANK GLOBAL CLEARING N.V.)LONDON MEESGB21
38ABN AMRO CORPORATE FINANCE LIMITEDLONDON AACNGB21
39ABN AMRO FUND MANAGERS LIMITEDLONDON AAFMGB21
40ABN AMRO HOARE GOVETT CORPORATE FINANCE LTD.LONDON AAHVGB21
41ABN AMRO HOARE GOVETT LIMITEDLONDON AAOGGB21
42ABN AMRO HOARE GOVETT SECURITIESLONDON AAHOGB21
43ABN AMRO MEZZANINE (UK) LIMITEDLONDON ABAZGB21
44ABN AMRO QUOTED INVESTMENTS (UK) LIMITEDLONDON AAQIGB21
45ABSA BANK LIMITEDLONDON ABSAGB2L
46ABTRUST POINTON FUND MANAGERS LTDLEICESTER APFMGB21
47ACE EUROPEAN GROUP LTDLONDON ACEGGB22
48ACERGY TREASURY LIMITEDLONDON ACGYGB21
49ACM INVESTMENTS LIMITEDLONDON ACINGB21
50ACT MANAGEMENT LIMITEDLONDON ACMAGB21
51ACTINVEST CORPORATION LIMITEDLONDON ACCPGB21
52ACTINVEST GROUP LIMITEDLONDON ACGRGB21
53ACTIVE VALUE ADVISORS LTDLONDON ACVAGB21
54ACTIVTRADES PLCLONDON ACTDGB21
55ACTUARE LIMITEDHARPENDEN(ACTUARE INTERCONNECT SERVICES) ACTUGB22PFS
56ACTUARE LIMITEDHARPENDEN(ACTUARE INTERCONNECT SERVICES) ACTUGB22BKD
57ACTUARE LIMITEDHARPENDEN(ACTUARE INTERCONNECT SERVICES) ACTUGB22BDL
58ACTUARE LIMITEDHARPENDEN(ACTUARE INTERCONNECT SERVICES) ACTUGB22PAM
59ACTUARE LIMITEDHARPENDEN(ACTUARE INTERCONNECT SERVICES) ACTUGB22BAW
60ACTUARE LIMITEDHARPENDEN(ACTUARE INTERCONNECT SERVICES) ACTUGB22NIM
61ACTUARE LIMITEDHARPENDEN(ACTUARE INTERCONNECT SERVICES) ACTUGB22COF
62ACTUARE LIMITEDHARPENDEN(ACTUARE INTERCONNECT SERVICES) ACTUGB22CFS
63ACTUARE LIMITEDHARPENDEN(ACTUARE INTERCONNECT SERVICES) ACTUGB22CBC
64ACTUARE LIMITEDHARPENDEN ACTUGB22
65ACTUARE LIMITEDHARPENDEN(ACTUARE INTERCONNECT SERVICES) ACTUGB22TNI
66ACTUARE LIMITEDHARPENDEN(ACTUARE INTERCONNECT SERVICES) ACTUGB22CAP
67ACTUARE LIMITEDHARPENDEN(ACTUARE INTERCONNECT SERVICES) ACTUGB22SLI
68ACTUARE LIMITEDHARPENDEN(ACTUARE INTERCONNECT SERVICES) ACTUGB22CAM
69ACUITY CAPITAL MANAGEMENT LIMITEDLONDON ELQMGB21
70ACUMEN BANK LTDBOOKHAM ACUEGB21
71ADAM AND COMPANY INVESTMENT MANAGEMENT LIMITEDEDINBURGH ACIMGB21
72ADAM AND COMPANY PLCEDINBURGH ADAGGB2S
73ADAM SMITH LIMITEDEDINBURGH ADSMGB21
74ADAMS P TROMFORD ADASGB21
75ADD PARTNERS LIMITEDLONDON ADPAGB21
76ADELPHI CAPITAL LLPLONDON ADPLGB21
77ADELPHI CAPITAL MANAGEMENT LIMITEDLONDON ADCPGB21
78ADG CAPITAL MANAGEMENT LLPLONDON ACNPGB21
79ADG MARKET MAKING LLPLONDON AMMLGB21
80ADIB UK LIMITEDLONDON ABDIGB2L
81ADM INVESTOR SERVICES INTERNATIONAL LIMITEDLONDON AISIGB21001
82ADM INVESTOR SERVICES INTERNATIONAL LIMITEDLONDON AISIGB21
83ADVANCE TRADING (ARBITRAGE) LIMITEDLONDON ADTAGB21
84ADVANCE TRADING (BRANCH) LIMITEDLONDON ADTBGB21
85ADVANCE TRADING (OPTIONS) LIMITEDLONDON ADTOGB21
86ADVANCED MARKETING ON THE INTERNET LTDLONDON ADMNGB21
87ADVANTAGE CAPITAL LIMITEDLONDON ADCIGB21
88ADVENT INTERNATIONAL PUBLIC LIMITED COMPANYLONDON ADVIGB21
89ADVENT LIMITEDLONDON ADVTGB21
90ADVICORP PLCLONDON ADVCGB21
91ADVISING FINANCIAL COMPANY LTDLONDON ADFCGB21
92AEA INVESTORS (UK) LTDLONDON AEIEGB21
93AEGIS CORPORATE STRATEGY LTDRICHMOND AECSGB21
94AEGON ASSET MANAGEMENT UK PLCEDINBURGH AEAGGB21
95AEGON FUND MANAGEMENT UK LIMITEDEDINBURGH AEFMGB21
96AEQUILIBRIUM INVESTMENTS LIMITEDLONDON AEIVGB21
97AERION FUND MANAGEMENT LIMITEDLONDON AEFNGB21
98AFH WEALTH MANAGEMENTBROMSGROVE AFWAGB21
99AFIM LIMITEDLONDON AFIMGB21
100AFRIEXCHANGE LIMITEDCOLCHESTER AFRXGB21