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ISO 15022
Data Field Dictionary

MT508: (38) Field 95a: Party

FORMAT

Option P :4!c//4!a2!a2!c[3!c] (Qualifier)(Identifier Code)
Option Q :4!c//4*35x (Qualifier)(Name and Address)
Option R :4!c/8c/34x (Qualifier)(Data Source Scheme)(Proprietary Code)

PRESENCE

Optional in optional sequence C

QUALIFIER

(Error code(s): T89)

Order

M/O

Qualifier

R/N

CR

Options

Qualifier Description

1

O

MEOR

N

 

P, Q, or R

Originator of Message

2

O

MERE

N

 

P, Q, or R

Recipient of Message

DEFINITION

This qualified generic field specifies:

MEOR

Originator of Message

Party that originated the message, if other than the Sender.

MERE

Recipient of Message

Party that is the final destination of the message, if other than the Receiver.

NETWORK VALIDATED RULES

Identifier Code must be a registered BIC.

Proprietary code (Format Option R) and Name and Address (Format Option Q) must not start or end with a slash '/' and must not contain two consecutive slashes '//'. For field formats with more than 1 line, the rule applies for each line.

USAGE RULES

In option R, Proprietary Code specifies a local national code or market segment code identifying the party.