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What is a SWIFT Code?

Swift code or also commonly known as BIC Code is a standard format to uniquely identify a bank, financial institution and non-financial institution. This standard approved by the International Organization for Standardization (ISO). BIC stands for Business Identifier Codes.

The codes are widely used when transferring money between banks, particularly for international wire transfers or telegraphic transfer. Other uses include to transmit messages between financial institutions and banks.

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The Swift code can be either 8 or 11 characters long, and 8 digits code refers to the primary office. The code consists of 4 separate section, and the format arrange in the following manner;

AAAA BB CC DDD

  • The first 4 characters ("AAAA") specify the institution. Only letters.
  • The next 2 characters ("BB") specify the country where the instituions located. The code follows the format of ISO 3166-1 alpha-2 country code.
  • The next 2 characters ("CC") specify the instiution's location. Can be letters and digits. Passive participants will have "1" in the second character,
  • The last 3 characters ("DDD") specify the institution's branch. This section is an optional. A 'XXX' refers to a primary office. Can be letters and digits.


Canada Bank SWIFT Codes - Page 13

Canada The table below are the list of Swift Codes for all banks and institutions in Canada. Click on the Swift Code to find out the bank or institution details, address & maps.

No Bank or Institution City Branch SWIFT Code
601 VW GROUP CANADA AJAX,ONTARIO GRCDCA21
602 W.D. LATIMER CO. LIMITED TORONTO LATLCAT1
603 WADIAH VENTURES INC TORONTO WAVNCAT1
604 WALL STREET FINANCE (CANADA) LTD. TORONTO WSFACAT1
605 WEALHOUSE CAPITAL MANAGEMENT TORONTO WECTCAT1
606 WELLINGTON WEST CAPITAL INC. WINNIPEG WLWECA41
607 WELLS FARGO BANK, N. A. CANADIAN BRANCH TORONTO PNBPCATT
608 WELLS FARGO SECURITIES CANADA, LTD. CALGARY WFSACA61
609 WOLVERTON SECURITIES LTD VANCOUVER WLVSCA81
610 WORLD WIDE PAYMENTS ON DEMAND VANCOUVER WWPDCA81
611 YAMAICHI INTERNATIONAL (CAN) MONTREAL YINCCAM1
612 YORKTON SECURITIES INC. VANCOUVER YKSECA81
613 YORKTON SECURITIES, INC TORONTO YKSECAT1