Banque et Caisse d’Epargne de l’Etat, Luxembourg


BIC (Business Identifier Code, also known as SWIFT code or SWIFT BIC) is a the mostly used international identifier of financial institutions. SWIFT is the registration authority for BICs. BICs are used in financial transactions, client and counterparty data bases, compliance documents and many others.

A BIC consists of eight or eleven characters, comprising a financial institution code (four characters), a country code (two characters), a location code (two characters) and, optionally, a branch code (three characters).

BIC of Banque et Caisse d’Epargne de l’Etat, Luxembourg and its components are shown in the table below.

Bank BIC Code  BCEE
Country Code  LU (Luxembourg)
Location Code  LL
Branch Code  -


LEI (Legal Entity Identifier) is as international identifier assigned to distinct legal entities that engage in financial transactions. LEI increases the transparency of financial system, allowing the authorities to improve market surveillance and businesses to reduce counterparty risk. Knowing LEI allows to get registration details of the legal entity, its ownership structure and its family tree.

The structure of LEI is defined in ISO 17442. A LEI consists of twenty alpha-numeric characters where characters 1-4 identify the LEI issuer (Local Operating Units or LOU), characters 7-18 are the entity indentifier, i.e. the code generated and assigned by the LOU, characters 19-20 are the verification ID (checksum).

LEI of Banque et Caisse d’Epargne de l’Etat, Luxembourg and its components are shown in the table below.

LOU Identifier  R7CQ
Reserved  UF
Entity Identifier  1DQM73HUTV10
Verification ID  78


MFI ID (Monetary Financial Institution Identifier) is a code, unique to each institution in the MFI list provided by ECB (European Central Bank). MFI ID is hence applicable to MFIs resident in the European Union.

The code is alphanumerical, with the first two digits representing the two-digit ISO code for the country of residence of the MFI and the remaining number of digits (no limit has been specified) is any combination of alphanumerical characters.

MFI ID of Banque et Caisse d’Epargne de l’Etat, Luxembourg is shown in the table below.

MFI ID  LUB00001

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