Swift Code / BIC (Bank Identifier Code) Details for BFKKAT2KKLA

BFKKAT2KKLA is the swift code for (KLAGENFURT BRANCH) Branch of BKS BANK AG Bank in KLAGENFURT Austria. The Branch Code for this swift code is KLA. This swift code belongs to a financial institution.

Swift Code is also known as SWIFT-BIC, BIC (Bank Identifier Code), or SWIFT ID. Bank Identifier Code or BIC for BKS BANK AG (KLAGENFURT BRANCH) is also BFKKAT2KKLA .

Swift Code / BIC (Bank Identifier Code)
Bank BKS BANK AG
Branch (KLAGENFURT BRANCH)
City KLAGENFURT
Country Austria Austria
Branch Code KLA
Address DR.-ARTHUR-LEMISCH-PLATZ 5 9020 KLAGENFURT AUSTRIA
Postal Code 9020
Type of institution Financial Institution

What is a SWIFT Code / BIC (Bank Identifier Code)

Swift Code is a unique identification code for a particular bank. It is a standard format for Business Identifier Codes (BICs, previously known as Bank Identifier Codes). It is technically used to identify banks and financial institutions globally distinctively - it says who and where they are. People use these codes to transfer money within banks for international wire transfers (the reason you're probably here looking up for info). SWIFT codes and BIC codes are same and the terms are interchangeable.


Parts of Swift Code BFKKAT2KKLA

Swift codes are usually formed of 8 (or) 11 characters. You can understand that a swift code or BIC refers to a primary office when it's formatted in an 8-digit code. The codes are arranged in the following manner:

BFKK AT 2K KLA
  • Bank Code (A-Z) - 4 letter code. The first four letters indicate the shortened version of a bank's name. The Bank Code for this is BFKK.
  • Country Code (A-Z) - 2 letter code. The second two letters say the name of the country in which the bank is located. The Country Code for this is AT. The country corresponding to this country code is Austria.
  • Location Code (0-9) (A-Z) - A 2 digit code that could be either two letters or numbers. It says where the bank's head office is located. The Location Code for this is 2K.
  • Branch Code - This is an optional 3-digit code. It states a particular branch instead of the bank's head office. The Branch Code for this is KLA.

4 Letter Bank Code 2 Letter Country Code 2 Letter Location Code 3 Letter Branch Code
BFKK AT 2K KLA