Swift Code / BIC (Bank Identifier Code) Details for ARABLBBX0B8

ARABLBBX0B8 is the swift code for (SIN EL-FIL BRANCH) Branch of ARAB BANK PLC Bank in SIN EL-FIL Lebanon. The Branch Code for this swift code is 0B8. 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 ARAB BANK PLC (SIN EL-FIL BRANCH) is also ARABLBBX0B8 .

Swift Code / BIC (Bank Identifier Code)
Bank ARAB BANK PLC
Branch (SIN EL-FIL BRANCH)
City SIN EL-FIL
Country Lebanon Lebanon
Branch Code 0B8
Address PO Box 55020 SIN EL-FIL LEBANON
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 ARABLBBX0B8

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:

ARAB LB BX 0B8
  • 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 ARAB.
  • 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 LB. The country corresponding to this country code is Lebanon.
  • 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 BX.
  • 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 0B8.

4 Letter Bank Code 2 Letter Country Code 2 Letter Location Code 3 Letter Branch Code
ARAB LB BX 0B8