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.

Switzerland Bank Swift Codes

Switzerland Below are the SWIFT codes for all banks in Switzerland. 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 AARGAUISCHE KANTONALBANK AARAU KBAGCH22
2 ABB CAPITAL B.V., ZURICH BRANCH ZURICH ABBCCHZZ
3 ACREVIS BANK AG ST. GALLEN ACRGCH22
4 AEK BANK 1826 GENOSSENSCHAFT THUN AEKTCH22
5 AGILITY MANAGEMENT AG BASLE AGLYCHBB
6 ALCON PHARMACEUTICALS LIMITED FRIBOURG APHACH22
7 ALPHA RHEINTAL BANK AG HEERBRUGG ARBHCH22
8 ALTERNATIVE BANK SCHWEIZ AG OLTEN ABSOCH22
9 AMICORP SHARED SERVICE CENTRE GMBH (SWITZERLAND) ZUG AMIBCH22
10 AP ANLAGE UND PRIVATBANK AG ZURICH ANPRCH22
11 APPENZELLER KANTONALBANK APPENZELL AIKACH22
12 AQUILA UND CO. AG ZURICH AQULCHZZ
13 ARAB BANK (SWITZERLAND) LTD ZURICH ARBSCHZZ
14 ASPIAG FINANCE AND SERVICES AG WIDNAU ASFSCH2W
15 ATLANTIC FORFAITIERUNGS AG ZURICH AFCLCHZZ
16 AUTONEUM HOLDING AG WINTERTHUR AUTNCH22
17 AXA VERSICHERUNGEN AG WINTERTHUR (AXA RECHTSSCHUTZVERSICHERUNG) AXIPCHZZARS
18 AXA VERSICHERUNGEN AG WINTERTHUR (WLE - AXA INDIVIDUAL LIFE ALLOCATED ASSETS) AXIPCHZZWLE
19 AXA VERSICHERUNGEN AG WINTERTHUR (WLE - AXA INDIVIDUAL LIFE FREE ASSETS) AXIPCHZZWET
20 AXA VERSICHERUNGEN AG WINTERTHUR (WLK - AXA GROUP LIFE ALLOCATED ASSETS) AXIPCHZZWLK
21 AXA VERSICHERUNGEN AG WINTERTHUR (WLK - AXA GROUP LIFE FREE ASSETS) AXIPCHZZWKT
22 AXA VERSICHERUNGEN AG WINTERTHUR (WV - AXA INSURANCE ALLOCATED ASSETS) AXIPCHZZWIN
23 AXA VERSICHERUNGEN AG WINTERTHUR (WV - AXA INSURANCE FREE ASSETS) AXIPCHZZWVT
24 AXA VERSICHERUNGEN AG WINTERTHUR AXIPCHZZ
25 AXA VERSICHERUNGEN AG ZURICH AXIPCHZZARG
26 AXION SWISS BANK SA LUGANO UNCECH22
27 AXPO HOLDING AG BADEN AXPOCH22
28 AXPO HOLDING AG BADEN AXPOCH22HOL
29 AXPO HOLDING AG DIETIKON AXPOCH22TRA
30 BALOISE ASSET MANAGEMENT SCHWEIZ AG BASLE (EINZELLEBEN) BAAMCHBBBEL
31 BALOISE ASSET MANAGEMENT SCHWEIZ AG BASLE (KOLLEKTIVLEBEN) BAAMCHBBBKL
32 BALOISE ASSET MANAGEMENT SCHWEIZ AG BASLE BAAMCHBB
33 BALOISE ASSET MANAGEMENT SCHWEIZ AG BASLE BAAMCHBBBVF
34 BALOISE ASSET MANAGEMENT SCHWEIZ AG BASLE BAAMCHBBBVG
35 BALOISE ASSET MANAGEMENT SCHWEIZ AG BASLE BAAMCHBBLUX
36 BALOISE ASSET MANAGEMENT SCHWEIZ AG BASLE BAAMCHBBVST
37 BALOISE BANK SOBA GRENCHEN KBSOCH2225G
38 BALOISE BANK SOBA OLTEN KBSOCH2246A
39 BALOISE BANK SOBA SOLOTHURN (HEAD OFFICE) KBSOCH22
40 BALOISE BANK SOBA SOLOTHURN (HEAD OFFICE) KBSOCH2245A
41 BANCA ALETTI E C. (SUISSE) SA (BANCO POPOLARE GROUP) LUGANO VRBPCH22
42 BANCA ARNER S.A. LUGANO ARNECH22
43 BANCA COOP SA LUGANO COOPCHBB69A
44 BANCA CREDINVEST SA LUGANO BCRECH22
45 BANCA DEL CERESIO SA LUGANO BACECH22
46 BANCA DEL SEMPIONE SA BELLINZONA BASECH2265A
47 BANCA DEL SEMPIONE SA CHIASSO BASECH2268B
48 BANCA DEL SEMPIONE SA LOCARNO BASECH2266A
49 BANCA DEL SEMPIONE SA LUGANO (AIM/POMS SERVICE) BASECH23
50 BANCA DEL SEMPIONE SA LUGANO BASECH22