Rwanda Bank Swift Code and BIC Code
|1||AB BANK RWANDA LTD.||KIGALI||ABBRRWRW|
|2||ACCESS BANK (RWANDA) SA||KIGALI||BKORRWRW|
|3||BANK OF AFRICA RWANDA LTD||KIGALI||AFRWRWRW|
|4||BANK OF KIGALI LIMITED||KIGALI||BKIGRWRW|
|5||BANQUE DE L'HABITAT DU RWANDA||KIGALI||LHRWRWR1|
|6||BANQUE NATIONALE DU RWANDA (BNR||KIGALI||BNRWRWRP|
|7||BANQUE NATIONALE DU RWANDA (BNR||KIGALI||BNRWRWRW|
|8||BANQUE POPULAIRE DU RWANDA LTD||KIGALI||BPRWRWRW|
|9||COMPAGNIE GENERALE DE BANQUE/CO||KIGALI||CGBKRWRW|
|10||CRANE BANK RWANDA LTD||KIGALI||CRRWRWRW|
|11||DEVELOPMENT BANK OF RWANDA||KIGALI||BRDRRWRW|
|13||EQUITY BANK RWANDA LIMITED||KIGALI||EQBLRWRW|
|14||GUARANTY TRUST BANK (RWANDA) LT||KIGALI||GTBIRWRK|
|15||I AND M BANK (RWANDA) LIMITED||KIGALI||IMRWRWRW|
|16||KCB BANK RWANDA LTD||HUYE||KCBLRWRW|
|17||KCB BANK RWANDA LTD||KIGALI||KCBLRWRW|
|18||KCB BANK RWANDA LTD||KIGALI||KCBLRWRW|
|19||KCB BANK RWANDA LTD||KIGALI||KCBLRWRW|
|20||KCB BANK RWANDA LTD||MUSANZE||KCBLRWRW|
|21||KCB BANK RWANDA LTD||RUBAVU||KCBLRWRW|
|22||KCB BANK RWANDA LTD||RUSIZI||KCBLRWRW|
|23||NATIONAL BANK OF RWANDA||KIGALI||CBRWRWR1|
|24||URWEGO OPPORTUNITY BANK LIMITED||KIGALI||UOBRRWRW|
What is Rwanda SWIFT Code?
SWIFT code is a standard format of Bank Identifier Codes (BIC) and serves as a unique identifier for a bank or financial institution.
These codes are used when transferring money between banks, particularly for international wire transfers. On top of that, the code is used to transmit messages between financial institutions and banks in the Rwanda.
The SWIFT code can be either 8 or 11 characters long and 8 digits code refers to the primary office. The format of SWIFT Code is as follows;
AAAA RW CC DDD
- The first 4 characters ("AAAA") specify the bank. Only letters are allowed.
- The next 2 characters ("RW") specify the country. It use the format of ISO 3166-1 alpha-2 country code.
- The next 2 characters ("CC") specify the location. Letters and digits are allowed. Passive participant will have "1" in the second character
- The last 3 characters ("DDD") specify the branch. This is an optional. A 'XXX' refer to primary office. Letters and digits are allowed.
Rwanda, formerly Ruanda, officially the Republic of Rwanda, is a landlocked country in the Great Rift Valley where the African Great Lakes region and East Africa converge. One of the smallest countries on the African mainland, its capital city is Kigali. Located a few degrees south of the Equator, Rwanda is bordered by Uganda, Tanzania, Burundi, and the Democratic Republic of the Congo. It is highly elevated with its geography dominated by mountains in the west and savanna to the east, with numerous lakes throughout the country. The climate is temperate to subtropical, with two rainy seasons and two dry seasons each year. Rwanda has a population of over 12.6 million living on 26,338 km² of land, and is the most densely populated mainland African country.