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What information do I need to send a wire?

The following information is required to send a wire:

  • Name and address of the beneficiary
  • Name of the beneficiary bank
  • The ABA/Routing number for Domestic Wires or BIC/SWIFT Code for International Wires
  • Beneficiary account number
  • Purpose of Payment
  • For wires sent internationally you might also need:
    • International Bank Account Number (IBAN)
    • International Routing Code (IRC), i.e. (UK Sort Code, IFSC Code, CLABE for Mexico)