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PUBLIC BANK BERHAD, Kuala Lumpur - SWIFT/BIC Code

PUBLIC BANK BERHAD, KUALA LUMPUR - SWIFT Code Information
SWIFT Code / BIC PBBEMYKL
Bank / Institution PUBLIC BANK BERHAD
Branch Name
Address MENARA PUBLIC BANK, 146 JALAN AMPANG
City KUALA LUMPUR
Postcode 50450
Country Malaysia
Connection Active

PBBEMYKL - SWIFT Code Breakdown
SWIFT Code PBBEMYKL or PBBEMYKLXXX
Bank Code PBBE - code assigned to PUBLIC BANK BERHAD
Country Code MY - code belongs to Malaysia
Location & Status KL - represents location, second digit 'L' means active code
Branch Code XXX or not assigned, indicating this is a head office



What is a SWIFT Code?

A SWIFT Code is a standard format of Bank Identifier Code (BIC) used to specify a particular bank or branch. These codes are used when transferring money between banks, particularly for international wire transfers. Banks also use these codes for exchanging messages between them.

SWIFT codes comprise of 8 or 11 characters. All 11 digit codes refer to specific branches, while 8 digit codes (or those ending in 'XXX') refer to the head or primary office. SWIFT codes are formatted as follows:

AAAA BB CC DDD

  • First 4 characters - bank code (only letters)
  • Next 2 characters - ISO 3166-1 alpha-2 country code (only letters)
  • Next 2 characters - location code, passive participant will have "1" in the second character (letters and digits)
  • Last 3 characters - branch code, optional - 'XXX' for primary office (letters and digits)

The registrations of SWIFT Codes are handled by Society for Worldwide Interbank Financial Telecommunication (“SWIFT”) and their headquarters is located in La Hulpe, Belgium. SWIFT is the registered trademark of S.W.I.F.T. SCRL with a registered address at Avenue Adèle 1, B-1310 La Hulpe, Belgium.