A SWIFT code sometimes also called a SWIFT number is a standard format for Business Identifier Codes (BIC). Banks and financial institutions use them to identify themselves globally. It says who and where they are a sort of international bank code or ID.
|SWIFT Code||UBHKHKHH or UBHKHKHHXXX|
|Bank Code||UBHK – code assigned to INDUSTRIAL AND COMMERCIAL BANK OF CHINA (ASIA) LIMITED|
|Country Code||HK – code belongs to Hong Kong|
|Location Code||HH – code represents the institution’s location|
|Code Status||H – H means active code|
|Branch Code||not assigned or XXX – code indicates this is a head office|