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

BKAUATWWAMS is the swift code for Branch of UniCredit Bank Austria AG Bank in AMSTETTEN Austria. The Branch Code for this swift code is AMS. 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 UniCredit Bank Austria AG is also BKAUATWWAMS .

Swift Code / BIC (Bank Identifier Code)
Bank UniCredit Bank Austria AG
Branch
City AMSTETTEN
Country Austria Austria
Branch Code AMS
Address HAUPTPLATZ 24 3300 AMSTETTEN AUSTRIA
Postal Code 3300
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 BKAUATWWAMS

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:

BKAU AT WW AMS
  • 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 BKAU.
  • 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 WW.
  • 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 AMS.

4 Letter Bank Code 2 Letter Country Code 2 Letter Location Code 3 Letter Branch Code
BKAU AT WW AMS