Zenith bank IBAN and sort code

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Zenith bank’s IBAN and sort code is used for international money transfers in Nigeria. You can use it to send money to a foreign bank account. This article will discuss with you everything you need to know about using IBAN or SWIFT code when transferring funds from one country to another via Zenith bank

In this article also, we’ll explain what IBAN is, how it works and how it can be used. We’ll also explain the Zenith Bank Swift code and its importance in international transactions.

What is the IBAN code used for in Nigeria?

Zenith bank uses its IIBAN in to do one or two of the following:

  • International transfers
  • Payment of bills and salaries
  • Receiving payments from other banks, businesses, and individuals.
  • Checking account balance, credit limit, etc.
  • Getting an account statement

An IBAN is used to make international transfers. It is a unique code for each bank and can be found on your check or credit card statement, as well as in your electronic bank statements.

Meaning of IBAN and swift code

International Bank Account Number. It is a standardized numbering system used to identify a bank account. The IBAN has been implemented by the European Committee for Banking Standards (ECBS) as part of its efforts to promote financial standardization in Europe.

It is not only in Nigeria that Zenith bank uses IBANs, in fact, but they are also now accepted by all European banks and other institutions that deal with international money transfers.

What are Zenith bank sort and swift code?

Swift Code is a six-character alphanumeric code that uniquely identifies a bank account while an IBAN is used to identify the bank account of your choosing.

Here are the steps on how to receive money from abroad with Zenith bank in Nigeria.

TRANSFER INSTRUCTION FOR DOLLARS

BENEFICIARY BANKZENITH BANK PLC
BENEFICIARY BANK SWIFT CODEZEIBNGLA
INTERMEDIARY BANK:CITIBANK N.A.
 111 WALL STREET,
 NEW YORK
 NEW YORK 10043
INTERMEDIARY BANK SWIFT ADDRESS:CITIUS33
INTERMEDIARY BANK ABA NO:021000089
INTERMEDIARY BANK ACCOUNT NO:36204566 (USD)
USD AMOUNT: 
ORDERING PARTY: 
/BENEFICIARY/ :FUNDS FOR FURTHER CREDIT TO:507 AND 50000 series
 ACCOUNT NAME: CUSTOMER

TRANSFER   INSTRUCTION FOR POUNDS

BENEFICIARY BANKZENITH BANK PLC
BENEFICIARY BANK SWIFT CODEZEIBNGLA
INTERMEDIARY BANK:CITIBANK N.A.
 CANADA SQUARE 
 CANARY WHARF 
 LONDON
 E14 5LB
INTERMEDIARY BANK SORT CODE:18-50-08
INTERMEDIARY BANK SWIFT ADDRESS:CITIGB2L
INTERMEDIARY BANK IBAN NOGB22CITI18500805527945
INTERMEDIARY BANK ACCOUNT NO:5527945 (GBP)
GBP AMOUNT: 
ORDERING PARTY: 
/BENEFICIARY/ :FUNDS FOR FURTHER CREDIT TO 
 ACCOUNT NAME: CUSTOMER
 ACCOUNT NUMBER:506series

TRANSFER   INSTRUCTION FOR EUROS

BENEFICIARY BANKZENITH BANK PLC
BENEFICIARY BANK SWIFT CODEZEIBNGLA
INTERMEDIARY BANK:CITIBANK EUROPE PLC
 1 NORTH WALL, QUAY, DUBLIN
 IRELAND
INTERMEDIARY BANK SORT CODE:18-50-08
INTERMEDIARY BANK SWIFT ADDRESS:CITIIE2X
INTERMEDIARY BANK IBAN NOGB87CITI18500808663076
INTERMEDIARY BANK ACCOUNT NO:8663076(EUR)
EUR AMOUNT: 
ORDERING PARTY: 
/BENEFICIARY/ :FUNDS FOR FURTHER CREDIT TO 
 ACCOUNT NAME: CUSTOMER
 ACCOUNT NUMBER:508series

 TRANSFER   INSTRUCTION FOR DOLLARS EXPORTERS ONLY

BENEFICIARY BANKZENITH BANK PLC
BENEFICIARY BANK SWIFT CODEZEIBNGLA
INTERMEDIARY BANK:CITIBANK N.A.   
 CANADA SQUARE 
 CANARY WHARF 
 LONDON
 E14 5LB
INTERMEDIARY BANK SORT CODE:18-50-08 
INTERMEDIARY BANK SWIFT ADDRESS:CITIGB2L 
INTERMEDIARY BANK IBAN NOGB80CITI18500810407925
INTERMEDIARY BANK ACCOUNT NO:10407925 (USD)
USD AMOUNT: 
ORDERING PARTY: 
/BENEFICIARY/ :FUNDS FOR FURTHER CREDIT TO:505series
 ACCOUNT NAME: CUSTOMER

 TRANSFER INSTRUCTION CAPITAL IMPORTATION (DOLLARS)

BENEFICIARY BANKZENITH BANK PLC
BENEFICIARY BANK SWIFT CODEZEIBNGLA
INTERMEDIARY BANK:CITIBANK N.A.   
 CANADA SQUARE 
 CANARY WHARF 
 LONDON
 E14 5LB
INTERMEDIARY BANK SORT CODE:18-50-08 
INTERMEDIARY BANK SWIFT ADDRESS:CITIGB2L 
INTERMEDIARY BANK IBAN NOGB80CITI18500811622811
INTERMEDIARY BANK ACCOUNT NO:11622811 (USD)
USD AMOUNT: 
ORDERING PARTY: 
/BENEFICIARY/ :FUNDS FOR FURTHER CREDIT TO:507 AND 50000 series
 ACCOUNT NAME: CUSTOMER

 TRANSFER INSTRUCTION CAPITAL IMPORTATION (DOLLARS)

BENEFICIARY BANKZENITH BANK PLC
BENEFICIARY BANK SWIFT CODEZEIBNGLA
INTERMEDIARY BANK:CITIBANK N.A.   
 CANADA SQUARE 
 CANARY WHARF 
 LONDON
 E14 5LB
INTERMEDIARY BANK SORT CODE:18-50-08 
INTERMEDIARY BANK SWIFT ADDRESS:CITIGB2L 
INTERMEDIARY BANK IBAN NOGB80CITI18500811622811
INTERMEDIARY BANK ACCOUNT NO:11622811 (USD)
USD AMOUNT: 
ORDERING PARTY: 
/BENEFICIARY/ :FUNDS FOR FURTHER CREDIT TO:507 AND 50000 series
 ACCOUNT NAME: CUSTOMER

 TRANSFER INSTRUCTION CAPITAL IMPORTATION (POUNDS)

BENEFICIARY BANKZENITH BANK PLC
BENEFICIARY BANK SWIFT CODEZEIBNGLA
INTERMEDIARY BANK:CITIBANK N.A.
 CANADA SQUARE 
 CANARY WHARF 
 LONDON
 E14 5LB
INTERMEDIARY BANK SORT CODE:18-50-08
INTERMEDIARY BANK SWIFT ADDRESS:CITIGB2L
  
INTERMEDIARY BANK IBAN NOGB22CITI185008011622781
INTERMEDIARY BANK ACCOUNT NO:11622781 (GBP)
GBP AMOUNT: 
ORDERING PARTY: 
/BENEFICIARY/ :FUNDS FOR FURTHER CREDIT TO 
 ACCOUNT NAME: CUSTOMER
 ACCOUNT NUMBER:506series

TRANSFER INSTRUCTION CAPITAL IMPORTATION (EUROS)

BENEFICIARY BANKZENITH BANK PLC
BENEFICIARY BANK SWIFT CODEZEIBNGLA
INTERMEDIARY BANK:CITIBANK EUROPE PLC
 1 NORTH WALL, QUAY, DUBLIN
 IRELAND
INTERMEDIARY BANK SORT CODE:18-50-08
INTERMEDIARY BANK SWIFT ADDRESS:CITIIE2X
INTERMEDIARY BANK IBAN NOGB87CITI185008011622803
INTERMEDIARY BANK ACCOUNT NO:11622803 (EUR)
EUR AMOUNT: 
ORDERING PARTY: 
/BENEFICIARY/ :FUNDS FOR FURTHER CREDIT TO 
 ACCOUNT NAME: CUSTOMER
 ACCOUNT NUMBER:508series

Zenith bank IBAN in Nigeria

The first four digits of the IBAN (the account number) will contain two letters and four numbers, which represent your country’s ISO country code, followed by your individual bank’s BIC (Bank Identifier Code).

While the last three digits are unique to you and your transaction, so they cannot be changed or misused even if someone tries!

You can find out what Zenith bank sort/swift code and IBAN are by entering the name of your country into https://bank.codes/swift-code-search/.

Conclusion

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