Swift Codes or BIC Codes for all the Banks in the world. You can find it here!
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Swift Code is a standard format of Bank Identifier Codes (BIC) and it is unique identification code for a particular bank. These codes are used when transferring money between banks, particularly for international wire transfers. Banks also used the codes for exchanging other messages between them.

The Swift code consists of 8 or 11 characters. When 8-digits code is given, it refers to the primary office. The code formatted as below;

AAAA BB CC DDD

  • First 4 characters - bank code (only letters)
  • Next 2 characters - ISO 3166-1 alpha-2 country code (only letters)
  • Next 2 characters - location code (letters and digits) (passive participant will have "1" in the second character)
  • Last 3 characters - branch code, optional ('XXX' for primary office) (letters and digits)

Currently, there are over 40,000 “live” Swift codes. The "live" codes are for the partners who are actively connected to the Swift network. On top of that, there are more than 50,000 additional codes, which are used for manual transactions. These additional codes are for the passive participants.

The registrations of Swift Codes are handled by Society for Worldwide Interbank Financial Telecommunication (“SWIFT”) and their headquarters is located in La Hulpe, Belgium. SWIFT is the registered trademarks of S.W.I.F.T. SCRL with a registered address at Avenue Adèle 1, B-1310 La Hulpe, Belgium.

Barbados Bank Swift Codes

Barbados Below are the SWIFT codes for all banks in Barbados. These SWIFT codes are only the active participants who are connected to SWIFT network. The passive participant’s codes are excluded from the list.


ID Bank or Institution City Branch Swift Code
1 AMICORP BANK AND TRUST LTD BRIDGETOWN AMIBBBBB
2 BANK OF NOVA SCOTIA,THE BRIDGETOWN (OFFSHORE BANKING UNIT) NOSCBBBBBOB
3 BANK OF NOVA SCOTIA,THE BRIDGETOWN NOSCBBBB
4 CARIBBEAN DEVELOPMENT BANK ST. MICHAEL CDEVBBBB
5 CENTRAL BANK OF BARBADOS BRIDGETOWN CBABBBBB
6 CENTRAL BANK OF BARBADOS BRIDGETOWN CBABBBBG
7 CIBC OFFSHORE BANKING SERVICES CORPORATION ST. MICHAEL COBVBBBB
8 CIDEL BANK AND TRUST INC. ST. MICHAEL CTBLBBBB
9 CITICORP MERCHANT BANK LIMITED ST. MICHAEL CITIBBBB
10 CONTINENTAL BANK CORP ST. MICHAEL CCONBBBB
11 FIRST CITIZENS BANK (BARBADOS) LTD. THE MUTUAL BUILDING BRIDGETOWN FCTTBBBB
12 FIRSTCARIBBEAN INTERNATIONAL BANK (OFFSHORE) LIMITED CHRISTCHURCH FCIBBBB2
13 FIRSTCARIBBEAN INTERNATIONAL BANK LIMITED ST. MICHAEL FCIBBBBB
14 J AND T BANK AND TRUST BRIDGETOWN JTBTBBBB
15 MANUFACTURERS LIFE REINSURANCE LIMITED ST. MICHAEL MFCTBBBB
16 OCCIDENTAL BANK BARBADOS (LTD) ST. MICHAEL OCCIBBBB
17 RBC BARBADOS TRADING BANK CORPORATION ST. JAMES RBTOBBBB
18 RBC ROYAL BANK (BARBADOS) LIMITED BRIDGETOWN ROYCBBBB
19 REPUBLIC BANK (BARBADOS) LIMITED BRIDGETOWN BNBABBBB