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Vontobel and Entris Banking to cooperate closely: The securities business of almost 40 Swiss banks will now be conducted entirely by Vontobel. Entris Banking will perform various activities in the area of payment solutions for Vontobel.

A total of almost 40 client banks – including Zuger Kantonalbank, Clientis Group and Valiant – have been migrated from Entris Banking to the Vontobel Transaction Banking platform. The cooperation between Vontobel and Entris Banking encompasses global execution across all asset classes and the global custody of all securities positions. The new partnership underscores Vontobel's proven expertise in the B2B securities business. In return, Vontobel will benefit from Entris Banking's unique market positioning in the life cycle management of payment solutions. Read more
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Regulatory authorities approve the new, long-term and more professionalized shareholder structure of the Vontobel and de la Cour families announced in November 2016

On 22 November 2016, Vontobel announced that in the course of the succession to the estate of Dr. Hans Vontobel, the Vontobel and de la Cour families were further professionalizing the management of their participations in Vontobel Holding AG and renewing and strengthening their commitment to the company. The corresponding agreements, which were subject to regulatory approval, were signed on 21 November 2016. After obtaining all approvals of the relevant regulatory authorities the restructuring of the shareholder base has been completed. Read more