UNAFNGLA002 is the swift code for (LAGOS CENTRAL BRANCH) Branch of UNITED BANK FOR AFRICA PLC Bank in LAGOS Nigeria. The Branch Code for this swift code is 002. 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 UNITED BANK FOR AFRICA PLC (LAGOS CENTRAL BRANCH) is also UNAFNGLA002 .
|Swift Code / BIC (Bank Identifier Code)|
|Bank||UNITED BANK FOR AFRICA PLC|
|Branch||(LAGOS CENTRAL BRANCH)|
|Address||97/105 BROAD STREET LAGOS NIGERIA|
|Type of institution||Financial Institution|
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.
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:
|4 Letter Bank Code||2 Letter Country Code||2 Letter Location Code||3 Letter Branch Code|