London - 22nd November 2021. Cornèrcard UK is pleased to confirm the launch of card-issuing services for Private Banks and Wealth Managers located in the U.K., Jersey, Guernsey and the Isle of Man. Cornèrcard is a long-standing partner to Private Banks and Wealth Managers throughout Switzerland and Europe, with over four decades of experience in this specialist market. Today, we are delighted to expand those services to the UK and Crown Dependencies, providing a full range of services to both local and pan-European banks. A programme using our turnkey Global Card range with sophisticated and discreet branding can be launched within just 12 weeks, or for Banks and Wealth Managers who would prefer a branded card range we can tailor a programme within 4-6 months.

Cornèrcard UK CEO Paul Smith acknowledged the hard work of all staff involved to launch the new services and said 'It is with great pleasure that we can attend the Private Banker International Conference and Awards 2021 and announce the commencement of services to Private Banks and Wealth managers based in the U.K. and Crown Dependencies. Our new services mean Cornèrcard is perfectly positioned to issue cards to the clients of Private Banks based anywhere in Europe following Brexit. Together with our issuing centres in Switzerland and Europe, we can now offer a consistent range of products and services to Private Banks and their clients.'


For more information, please contact Sandra Meyer, VP Head of Financial Institutions


About Cornèr Group
Founded in Lugano in 1952, the Cornèr Bank Group is an independent Swiss private bank group operating as a full service bank. Lugano is Switzerland's third-largest banking centre, after Zurich and Geneva. Active across the whole range of traditional banking services, the Cornèr Bank Group specializes in the private banking sector, as well as in the areas of lending, Visa, Mastercard and Diners Club payment cards (Cornèrcard) and online trading (Cornèrtrader) - the core businesses on which the growth of the Cornèr Bank Group is based. The Cornèr Bank Group comprises the Lugano-based parent bank Cornèr Bank Ltd., the four branches in Chiasso, Geneva, Locarno and Zurich, and the affiliates Cornèr Bank (Overseas) Limited,, Cornèrcard UK Ltd., Cornèr Europe Ltd., Diners Club Italia S.r.l. and Dinit d.o.o.

Cornèrcard is part of Cornèr Group