Somalia Bank Swift Code and BIC Code
|1||AMAL BANK LTD||GAROWE||AALLSOSG|
|2||CENTRAL BANK OF SOMALIA||MOGADISCIO||CBSOSOSM|
|3||DAHABSHIL BANK INTERNATIONAL||MOGADISCIO||DAHISOSM|
|4||INTERNATIONAL BANK OF SOMALIA (||MOGADISCIO||IBOSSOSM|
|5||PREMIER BANK LIMITED||MOGADISCIO||PBSMSOSM|
|6||SALAAM SOMALI BANK||MOGADISCIO||SSBMSOSM|
|7||TRUST AFRICAN BANK||MOGADISCIO||TTAFSOSM|
What is Somalia 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 Somalia.
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 SO CC DDD
- The first 4 characters ("AAAA") specify the bank. Only letters are allowed.
- The next 2 characters ("SO") 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.
Somalia, officially the Federal Republic of Somalia, is a sovereign country in the Horn of Africa. It is bordered by Ethiopia to the west, the Gulf of Aden to the north, the Guardafui Channel and Somali Sea to the east, and Kenya to the southwest. Somalia has the longest coastline on Africa's mainland. Its terrain consists mainly of plateaus, plains, and highlands. Hot conditions prevail year-round, with periodic monsoon winds and irregular rainfall.