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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.


Japan Bank SWIFT Codes - Page 15

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

No Bank or Institution City Branch SWIFT Code
701 YAMAGATA SECURITIES CO.,LTD YAMAGATA YMGTJPJ1
702 YAMAGUCHI BANK, LTD., THE SHIMONOSEKI YMBKJPJT
703 YAMAMARU SECURITIES CO LTD TOKYO YAMRJPJ1
704 YAMANASHI CHUO BANK, LTD., THE KOFU YCHBJPJT
705 YAMANI SECURITIES CO TOKYO YAASJPJ1
706 YAMAWA SECURITIES CO TOKYO YAAEJPJ1
707 YASUDA CAPITAL MANAGEMENT CO., LTD TOKYO YCMCJPJ1
708 YOKOGAWA FINANCIAL SERVICES COMPANY LIMITED TOKYO YFSCJPJ1
709 YOKOHAMA COMMODITY EXCHANGE YOKOHAMA XYKTJPJ1
710 YOKOHAMA SHINKIN BANK, THE YOKOHAMA (HEAD OFFICE) YOKOJPJM
711 YUTAKA SECURITIES CO., LTD. NAGOYA YUTEJPJ1NGY
712 YUTAKA SECURITIES CO., LTD. TOKYO YUTEJPJ1