Swift Code / BIC (Bank Identifier Code) Details for HABBLBBE and HABBLBBE***

HABBLBBE is the swift code for Primary Office of HABIB BANK LIMITED Beirut, Lebanon Bank in BEIRUT Lebanon. 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 HABIB BANK LIMITED Beirut, Lebanon is also HABBLBBE or HABBLBBE***.

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 HABIB BANK LIMITED Beirut, Lebanon
Branch Primary Office
City BEIRUT
Country Lebanon Lebanon
Branch Code *** (Optional)
Address Barbir, Museum Highway Fleifel Building 11-5616 BEIRUT LEBANON
Postal Code 11-5616
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 HABBLBBE and HABBLBBE***

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:

HABB LB BE ***
  • 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 HABB.
  • 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 BE.
  • 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
HABB LB BE ***