BIN code 403598 is issued by EQUITY BANK
IIN / BIN: 403598
Bank Issuer Information: EQUITY BANK
Brand (Financial Service), Type and Card Sub Brand: Visa Debit
Payment System: Visa Debit
Information about Credit/Debit and Prepaid cards starting from BIN number 403598 by Visa Debit
What is a BIN 403598 Visa PREPAID Number?
The first six 403598 digits of a card is known as BIN Number. BIN stands for Bank Identification Number. It’s a 6 digit code which identifies the financial institution, like EQUITY BANK that issued the Card to the card holder. BIN can be used to identify issuing financial institution of a Credit Card, Debit Card, Prepaid Card and rewards Card. It also referred as IIN 403598 number (Issuer Identification Number).
Visa Debit with BIN/IIN 403598 Credit & Debit Card Number Format
As per ISO/IEC 7812, the length of Credit & Debit Card number can be upto 19 digits.
P – Major industry Identifier
Q – Issuing Financial Institution identifier
R – Account Identifier up to 12 digits
S – Checksum to validate Card Number.
Where PQQQQQ combined are known as BIN number or IIN code.
Uses of BIN 403598 Visa PREPAID Number
It is commonly used by merchants to identify the card type and issuing bank of the Credit Card.
It also helps in preventing Fraud. In case the Billing Address and the issuing country of the card is different, it may be a fraudulent transaction. With BIN search they can easily identify such transactions.