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Cornèr Europe AG with its registered office in Vaduz (Liechtenstein) is part of Cornèr Bank Group. We provide financial intermediaries, asset managers, and family officers with high-quality, personalized solutions in the area of payment cards. Our client relationships are based on continuity, flexibility, and mutual trust.


Soundness - Security - Tradition - Innovation

Cornèr Bank, which was founded in Lugano in 1952, is a private and independent Swiss bank that offers its clients the whole range of traditional banking services. In addition to the areas of private banking and lending, it has also especially established itself on the Swiss market with the Visa, Mastercard, and Diners Club payment cards (Cornèrcard) as well as in the field of online trading (Cornèrtrader). In 1975, Cornèr Bank was the first Swiss bank to launch the Visa credit card and thanks to its continuous achievements in innovation it has played a key role in shaping the Swiss credit card landscape. Since 1998, Cornèrcard has also offered the Mastercard in its portfolio in addition to the Visa card. Cornèrcard has further expanded its presence in the payment card industry with the acquisition of the Diners Club license for Switzerland in 2014. Recognized in 2018 by "The Banker" for the fourth time in succession as Switzerland's most stable bank with respect to financial soundness, Cornèr Bank continues to affirm the effectiveness of its business policy, including its equity base.

Vaduz/London, 29 March 2022: Starting immediately, Cornèr Europe and Cornercard UK will offer Google Pay to their clients in several countries. In stores, online, or in apps: Google Pay turns everyday shopping into a unique experience. Press release(PDF)

Vaduz/London - 16 November 2021: Cornèr Europe and Cornercard UK, both affiliates of Cornèr Group, are excited to announce that their customers in more countries can use Apple Pay, a safer, more secure and private way to pay that helps customers avoid handing their payment card to someone else, touching physical buttons or exchanging cash - and uses the power of iPhone to protect every transaction. Press release(PDF)

Vaduz, February 18, 2020: Cornèr Europe, issuer of credit and prepaid cards in Europe, brings its customers in Italy, Apple Pay, which is transforming payments with an easy, secure and private way to pay. With Apple Pay on iPhone, Apple Watch, iPad and Mac, customers can make fast and convenient purchases in stores, in apps and on websites.
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Vaduz, June 26, 2019: Cornèr Europe, issuer of credit and prepaid card within Europe, today brings its customers in Liechtenstein, Apple Pay, which is transforming payments with an easy, secure and private way to pay.
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