• Funds Transfer

Funds Transfer

China Merchants Bank, New York Branch is a direct member of the two principal U.S. dollar payment systems; the Clearing House Interbank Payments System (CHIPS) and Fedwire, the electronic funds transfer system developed and maintained by the Federal Reserve System. The New York branch utilizes eGIFTS (enhanced Global Integrated Funds Transfer and Telecommunications System) software, from GIFTS Software, Inc., to process all of its inbound and outbound electronic funds transfers. The eGIFTS payment system is fully automated and interfaced with the Society for the Worldwide Interbank Financial Telecommunication (S.W.I.F.T.) secure messaging services, CHIPS and Fedwire electronic payment systems. Electronic Funds Transfers transmitted through eGIFTS, both incoming or outgoing, are processed on the same business day. We offer competitive service fees, and our fee schedule is based on those of other leading U.S. banks. We believe that by selecting China Merchants Bank, New York Branch as your U.S. dollar electronic funds transfer agent, you will benefit from our use of the most innovative electronic payment systems, as well as our commitment to meeting your quality and service level demands.

China Merchants Bank, New York¡¯s Wire Instructions

CHIPS ABA:1455
FEDWIRE ABA:026014559
SWIFT BIC:CMBCUS33

Funds Transfer Products

  • Domestic Wire Transfer
    We are capable of directly transferring funds to more than 250, 000 banks in the U.S. through the Fedwire system.
  • International Wire Transfer
    We are capable of globally transferring funds via the CHIPS system on the same day wire instructions are received.


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