Swift Code / BIC (Bank Identifier Code) Details for FAFCCRS1 and FAFCCRS1___

FAFCCRS1 is the swift code for Primary Office of CORPORACION FRANCO AMERICANA DE FINANZAS (COSTA RICA) S.A. Bank in SAN JOSE Costa Rica. Since this swift code belongs to a primary office of the bank, it can have an optional branch code "___". 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 CORPORACION FRANCO AMERICANA DE FINANZAS (COSTA RICA) S.A. is also FAFCCRS1 or FAFCCRS1___.

Swift Code / BIC (Bank Identifier Code) Swift Code for primary office is generally formatted as 8 characters.
Swift Code for primary office can have optional ___ at the end.
Bank CORPORACION FRANCO AMERICANA DE FINANZAS (COSTA RICA) S.A.
Branch Primary Office
City SAN JOSE
Country Costa Rica Costa Rica
Branch Code ___ (Optional)
Address OFICENTRO TORRES DEL CAMPO SAN JOSE COSTA RICA
Postal Code -
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 FAFCCRS1 and FAFCCRS1___

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:

FAFC CR S1 ___
  • 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 FAFC.
  • 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 CR. The country corresponding to this country code is Costa Rica.
  • 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 S1.
  • 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 ___.

4 Letter Bank Code 2 Letter Country Code 2 Letter Location Code 3 Letter Branch Code
FAFC CR S1 ___