BOFAHKHXFIO – BANK OF AMERICA, N.A. HONG KONG, HONG KONG

Swift Code
BANK OF AMERICA, N.A. HONG KONG, HONG KONG SWIFT Code Information
SWIFT Code / BIC BOFAHKHXFIO
Bank / Institution BANK OF AMERICA, N.A. HONG KONG
Branch Name (FIXED INCOME OPS)
Address
City HONG KONG
Postcode
Country Hong Kong
Connection Active

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)