NIB and IBAN numbers

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laserblazer
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NIB and IBAN numbers

Post by laserblazer » Thu Mar 10, 2011 7:54 am

I have some money to transfer and have only be given the IBAN number. The online transfer facility on my bank account requires the NIB. I see on my account that the IBAN and NIB are similar, so can I work out the NIB from the IBAN? Is it simply dropping the PT50 at the front.?

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Re: NIB and IBAN numbers

Post by sam » Thu Mar 10, 2011 10:19 am

I do a regular transfer and the BIN number is the same as the IBAN but without the PT50, so presumably so.

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Re: NIB and IBAN numbers

Post by maccasa » Thu Mar 10, 2011 11:17 am

PT50 is simply the country code, bit like a dialling code

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