In this post, you’ll find out the correct Swift Code/Swift BIC for Access Bank Nigeria.
If you’re interested in receiving a bank wire from a foreign destination into your Access bank account, then you need to know the Access bank swift BIC.
This will ensure a smooth transfer of your funds from a foreign destination into your local bank account. As a matter of fact, most international institutions or individuals will not be able to process your payments if you can’t provide the SWIFT code of your local bank.
SWIFT provides a network that enables financial institutions worldwide to send and receive information about financial transactions in a secure, standardized and reliable environment.
BIC simply means Bank Identifier Code while SWIFT stands for Society for Worldwide Interbank Financial Telecommunications.
Both terms are indeed very long, therefore most people prefer to use the Acronym, SWIFT BIC.
Acess Bank SWIFT Code
The SWIFT Code for Access Bank Nigeria is ABNGNGLA. The code is valid irrespective of the branch in which you opened your Access Bank account.
Note: Since Diamond and Access Bank have now merged, it means all previous Diamond bank customers will also have to use ABNGNGLA as their Swift Code now.
|Company Name||Access Bank Nigeria|
|Head office||Victoria Island, Lagos, Nigeria|
We’ve seen people ask for the SWIFT BIC of the Access Bank branch near them or where they opened their accounts. But the fact is, all the Access Bank branches in Abuja, Port Harcourt, Lagos, Kaduna, Calabar, Enugu, and indeed every other part of Nigeria must use ABNGNGLA.
Other necessary information
In most cases, you may need to provide some other information, depending on the currency you’ll receive your funds in.
You may need to provide an Intermediary bank name in order to complete foreign transactions.
You can visit the official website of Access Bank to get additional information.