In order to perform an international wire transfer or receive inwards Telegraphic Transfer (TT) from overseas to your Public bank account in Malaysia, you will need to provide the Public bank SWIFT code for the transaction. So, what is the Public bank SWIFT code in Malaysia? Is the SWIFT code similar for all Public bank branches?
The SWIFT codes for receiving fund transfer from overseas via Public Bank account in Malaysia is PBBEMYKL. The SWIFT Code is the same across all Public Bank Berhad branches in Malaysia.
Generally speaking, most of the time, you don’t need to care about which branch your Public bank account is held. The only SWIFT code you need is the 8-digit code PBBEMYKL.
PBBEMYKL – PUBLIC BANK BERHAD KUALA LUMPUR
PUIBMYKL – PUBLIC ISLAMIC BANK BERHAD KUALA LUMPUR
PBLLMYKA – PUBLIC BANK (L) LTD LABUAN
However, in some cases, if your bank processes payments through a specific branch, you will need the 11-digit code which includes the branch identifier as well. In case you require to add “XXX” at the end of the SWIFT code, thus the 11-digit SWIFT code is PBBEMYKLXXX.
Here is the list of different Public Bank branch SWIFT codes (they are all different in the second, third and fourth digits) in Malaysia:
Public Bank Branches’ Swift Codes
- PUBLIC BANK BERHAD KUALA LUMPUR – PBBEMYKL
- PUBLIC ISLAMIC BANK BERHAD KUALA LUMPUR – PUIBMYKL
- PUBLIC BANK (L) LTD LABUAN – PBLLMYKA
What is the Public Bank Branch Code?
Public Bank does not have any bank branch code.
Public Bank Berhad
Public Bank Berhad is a bank based in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia offering financial services in Malaysia as well as the Asia-Pacific region. The bank was founded in 1966 by Teh Hong Piow, the then general manager of Malayan Banking. The bank was listed on the Malaysian Stock Exchange in 1967.
Public Bank is currently one of the largest banks in Southeast Asia, with over RM 363.76 billion (US$91.26 billion) of assets and RM71.90 billion (US$18.04 billion) in market capitalization in 2015.
Public Bank is the largest bank in Malaysia by shareholders’ funds, second largest by market capitalization, just behind Maybank and third largest by total assets, behind Maybank and CIMB.
Public Bank currently offers a comprehensive range of financial products and services which include personal banking, commercial banking, Islamic banking, investment banking, share broking, trustee services, nominee services, sale and management of unit trust funds, bancassurance and general insurance products. Public Bank’s strategy is centered on growth in the retail banking business particularly on the retail consumers and small and medium enterprises (“SMEs”).
- Bank Address: Menara Public Bank, 146, Jalan Ampang, Kampung Baru, 50450 Kuala Lumpur, Wilayah Persekutuan Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia.
- Website: www.pbebank.com
- Customer Care Hotline: +603-2179 9999