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South Korea Below are the SWIFT codes for all banks in South Korea. Only active SWIFT codes are shown. All passive (i.e. inactive) codes are excluded from the list.


ID Bank or Institution City Branch Swift Code
151 THE HONGKONG AND SHANGHAI BANKING CORPORATION LIMITED, SEOUL BRANCH SEOUL HSBCKRSE
152 THE NORTHERN TRUST COMPANY, SEOUL BRANCH SEOUL CNORKRSE
153 U.B.A.F.-UNION DE BANQUES ARABES ET FRANCAISES SEOUL UBAFKRSX
154 UNITED OVERSEAS BANK LIMITED, SEOUL BRANCH SEOUL UOVBKRSE
155 WELLS FARGO BANK, N.A., SEOUL BRANCH SEOUL PNBPKRSX
156 WOORI BANK, SEOUL SEOUL HVBKKRSE
157 WOORI INVESTMENT BANK SEOUL KHMBKRSE
158 YAMAGUCHI BANK, LTD., THE, BUSAN BRANCH PUSAN YMBKKR2P
159 YUANTA SECURITIES KOREA CO.,LTD SEOUL TYMBKRSE

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What is a SWIFT Code?

A SWIFT Code is a standard format of Bank Identifier Code (BIC) used to specify a particular bank or branch. These codes are used when transferring money between banks, particularly for international wire transfers. Banks also use these codes for exchanging messages between them.

SWIFT codes comprise of 8 or 11 characters. All 11 digit codes refer to specific branches, while 8 digit codes (or those ending in 'XXX') refer to the head or primary office. SWIFT codes are formatted as follows:

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, passive participant will have "1" in the second character (letters and digits)
  • Last 3 characters - branch code, optional - 'XXX' for primary office (letters and digits)

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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 trademark of S.W.I.F.T. SCRL with a registered address at Avenue Adèle 1, B-1310 La Hulpe, Belgium.