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Field 21

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    Format

    16x

    Usage in MT201

    Definition

    This field contains a reference to the related transaction

    Codes
    If the Sender is not the originator of the transaction and no related reference is received, the code NONREF must be used in this field
    Network validated rules
    This field must not start or end with a slash '/' and must not contain two consecutive slashes '//' (Error code(s): T26).
    Usage rules
    This field will contain a reference to the related transaction which is meaningful to the beneficiary institution, for example, the common reference in an MT 300 Foreign Exchange Confirmation, field 21 of an MT 202 General Financial Institution Transfer , an MT 205 Financial Institution Transfer Execution or an MT 400 Advice of Payment.
    Example

    :20:Ref254

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