FIS Acquisition of Payrix Expands Its E-Commerce, Embedded Payments and Finance Experiences for SMB Merchants via Platforms
February 14, 2022 – Financial technology leader FIS® (NYSE: FIS) announces it has enhanced its embedded payments strategy with the acquisition of Atlanta-based, Payrix. This acquisition aligns with FIS’ strategy to expand its e-commerce offerings to companies of all sizes, and in any industry, by embedding payments capabilities within Software-as-a-Service (SaaS) platforms. This acquisition will also enable FIS to unlock the value of its broad solution portfolio by delivering embedded finance capabilities in addition to its e-commerce offerings to small- and medium- sized businesses (SMBs).
SumUp to use Worldpay from FIS to support Global Expansion and Growth
February 10, 2022 – Financial technology leader FIS® (NYSE: FIS) has today announced that global fintech SumUp will use Worldpay’s merchant solutions portfolio, as the Europe-based fintech leader continues its global expansion.
Crypto.Com Partners with Industry-Leading Blockchain Validator and Merchant Acquirer Worldpay from FIS to Support Global Expansion
February 8, 2022 – Financial technology leader Worldpay from FIS® (NYSE: FIS) has partnered with Crypto.com, the world’s fastest growing cryptocurrency platform, to be a global validator and operator for the Crypto.org Chain. The Crypto.org Chain is a public blockchain which enables transactions worldwide between people and businesses. As part of the partnership, Worldpay will also provide global merchant acquiring services to support Crypto.com’s continued growth and global expansion.
FIS Names Stephanie Ferris as President
February 8, 2022 – Financial technology leader FIS® (NYSE: FIS) today announced the promotion of Stephanie Ferris to company President effective Feb. 8.
Community and Regional Banks Embrace Digital Transformation by Selecting FIS
December 8, 2021 – As community and regional banks accelerate their digital transformation strategies, FIS® (NYSE: FIS) continues to be a destination for innovative financial institutions looking for providers with a full financial suite of solutions. FIS has recently signed agreements with five new banks, including PointBank and Bank of Southern California, who are embracing HORIZON and Digital One as their banking and digital platforms for the future.
FIS to Provide Cadence Bank Hosted Core Banking Solution
November 30, 2021 – Financial technology leader FIS® (NYSE: FIS) announced that Cadence Bank (NYSE: CADE) and FIS have agreed to transition its on-premises core banking platform to a FIS-hosted solution as the bank accelerates its modernization efforts.
Washington Nationals Partner with FIS for New Champions Club and Payment Solutions to Enhance the Fan Experience
October 28, 2021 – Financial technology leader FIS® (NYSE: FIS) today announced that it is the newest partner of the Washington Nationals. As the Official Payments Technology Provider for the Washington Nationals, FIS will provide best-in-class merchant processing technology to improve the ballpark experience. The partnership also includes a renovation of the ballpark’s Champions Club which features an enhanced and elevated fan experience for Nationals fans.
Microsoft Expands Payments Relationship with Worldpay from FIS Globally
October 26, 2021 – The world’s leading technology company, Microsoft, has expanded its global payments relationship with Worldpay from FIS® (NYSE: FIS). Worldpay will provide online credit and debit card processing for Microsoft online store fronts including, Xbox, Microsoft Advertising, Microsoft Azure and other Microsoft brands in the Americas, Europe and Asia Pacific.
Norwegian Cruise Line Holdings Selects Worldpay from FIS as a Preferred Payments Partner
October 20, 2021 – As vacation travel picks back up across the globe, Norwegian Cruise Line Holdings Ltd. (“Norwegian”) (NYSE: NCLH) is enhancing the payments experience for its customers by choosing Worldpay from FIS® (NYSE: FIS) as one of its preferred payments processing providers globally.
Brazil’s Largest Domestic Airline, GOL Selects Worldpay from FIS as Preferred Payments Partner for International Growth
September 17, 2021 – Financial technology leader FIS® (NYSE: FIS) announced that Brazil’s largest domestic airline, GOL Linhas Aéreas Inteligentes S.A., has selected Worldpay from FIS as its preferred payments partner in 38 international markets where the airline operates around the world.
Payments Veteran Stephanie Ferris Rejoins FIS Executive Team
September 8, 2021 – Financial technology leader FIS® (NYSE: FIS) announced the appointment of former FIS and Worldpay executive Stephanie Ferris to its executive leadership team, reporting to Gary Norcross, FIS Chairman and CEO.
The Future of Banking, Now: FIS Adds New Digital Lending, Commercial Onboarding Components to Modern Banking Platform
July 27, 2021 – As a growing number of financial services organizations choose FIS Modern Banking Platform to provide convenient, frictionless digital banking services to their customers, FIS® (NYSE: FIS) continues to add significant new components to its flagship cloud-native core banking platform.
Worldpay from FIS selected by Crypto Exchange OKCoin to support Global Expansion and Growth
July 21, 2021 – Financial technology leader Worldpay from FIS® (NYSE: FIS) has been selected by cryptocurrency platform OKCoin to provide global merchant acquiring and foreign exchange services to support its continued global expansion, currently spanning 190 countries.
Crypto Payments Infrastructure Provider MoonPay Chooses Worldpay from FIS for Global Expansion and Card-to-Crypto Services
July 14, 2021 – MoonPay, which provides payments infrastructure for buying and selling cryptocurrency, has selected financial technology leader FIS® (NYSE: FIS) for merchant acquiring services in the more than 160 countries and 80 digital currencies supported by the rapidly growing company.
Fifth Third Bank Selects FIS for Core Banking and Wealth Management Platforms
July 13, 2021 – Cincinnati, Ohio-based Fifth Third Bank has selected financial technology leader FIS® (NYSE: FIS) to replace its legacy deposit and trust servicing systems with FIS next-generation platforms.
USALLIANCE Financial Selects FIS’ Payments One to Modernize Credit and Debit Card Processing
June 24, 2021 – Financial technology leader FIS® (NYSE:FIS) announced today that Rye, NY-based USALLIANCE Financial has selected the FIS Payments One platform to streamline and modernize its portfolio of credit and debit card digital payment offerings for its members.
FIS Launches First in a New Series of AI-Enabled Risk Solutions with C3 AI for Financial Services Industry
June 17, 2021 – Financial technology leader FIS® (NYSE: FIS) today announced the first in a new series of solutions developed in partnership with C3 AI (NYSE: AI) to help capital markets firms tap into the power of their organizational data to increase efficiency and better manage regulatory compliance and risk.
BMO Harris Bank Selects FIS for Modernization of Core and Digital Banking Platforms
June 14, 2021 – BMO Harris Bank is expanding its relationship with financial technology leader FIS® (NYSE: FIS) with a major, multi-year program to transform its core banking systems to support the bank’s growth plans in the U.S.
Banking-as-a-Service, Authentication, and Lending Technologies Highlight Ten Growth-Stage Companies Chosen for 2021 FIS Fintech Accelerator Program
June 2, 2021 – Financial technology leader FIS® (NYSE:FIS) and The Venture Center have announced the ten companies selected to participate in the 2021 FIS Fintech Accelerator program.
Cryptocurrency exchange CEX.IO Selects FIS to Support Launch of Consumer Debit Cards
May 19, 2021 – CEX.IO, a leading global cryptocurrency exchange, has selected financial technology leader FIS® (NYSE:FIS) to provide card management and processing services for a new line of crypto-based consumer cards across Europe.
Bitcoin in Your Bank Account? FIS, NYDIG Partner to Enable Banks to Offer Their Customers the Ability to Buy, Sell and Hold Bitcoin
May 05, 2021 – Financial technology leader FIS® (NYSE: FIS) today announced an industry-first solution that enables banks to offer their customers the ability to buy, sell, and hold bitcoin via their bank accounts.
Cross Borders, Cross Industries, Cross Payment Types: FIS RealNet Solution Changes the Game in Real-Time Payments
April 28, 2021 – Financial technology leader FIS® (NYSE: FIS) today announced RealNet™, a new cloud-based, software as a service (SaaS) platform that will enable account-to-account (A2A) transactions for businesses, consumers and governments over real-time payment networks1.
FIS Opens New Growth Opportunities for Global Brands with Worldpay Domestic Acquiring Expansion into South Africa, Nigeria and Malaysia
April 21, 2021 – Continuing to build its footprint as a leading global acquirer, financial technology leader FIS® (NYSE: FIS) announced today that it is expanding its payment processing capabilities into the rapidly growing markets of Malaysia, South Africa and Nigeria.
Bank of Hawaii Selects FIS Digital One to Meet Growing Demand for Digital and Mobile Banking
April 20, 2021 – As the Covid-19 pandemic continues to reshape consumer behaviors and accelerate the adoption of digital banking, Bank of Hawaii has expanded its relationship with financial technology leader FIS® (NYSE: FIS) to modernize its digital banking offering for its growing customer base. The platform enables Bank of Hawaii to deliver highly intuitive and functionally rich experiences across online and mobile channels and aligns with the bank’s mission to invest in new digital options and services for its customers.
New Innovative FIS Program Aims at Retiring Student Loan Debt for Next Generation of Company Leaders
March 10, 2021 - With $1.5 trillion of loan debt weighing down U.S. college students and graduates, financial technology leader FIS® (NYSE: FIS) has announced a new student loan repayment program for U.S.-based college graduates who are hired by FIS beginning this year.
FIS Partners with Quontic Bank to Power Industry-First Bitcoin Rewards Checking Account
December 15, 2020 - FIS® (NYSE: FIS) has announced it is partnering with Quontic Bank to deliver its new Bitcoin Rewards Checking account, launched today.
Worldpay from FIS and Visa Collaborate to Strengthen Digital Commerce Security and Convenience
December 10, 2020 - FIS® (NYSE: FIS) today launched its token management service, offering online merchants and partners access to Visa Token Service to protect their payments environment and strengthen their digital commerce strategy.
Reynolds and Reynolds Selects FIS as its Exclusive Integrated Payment Processing Provider
November 5, 2020 - Financial technology leader FIS™ (NYSE:FIS) has been selected as the exclusive payments provider to The Reynolds and Reynolds Company, a leading provider of automotive dealership software, documents, and professional services.
National Rural Utilities Cooperative Finance Corporation Selects FIS for Commercial Loan Enhancement
October 28, 2020 - Financial technology leader FIS® (NYSE: FIS) today announced that it has been selected by the National Rural Utilities Cooperative Finance Corporation (CFC) to help the organization consolidate its loan origination and management platform to better serve its members in the utilities industry.
FIS Adds Walgreens to Growing Roster of Merchants and Retailers Tapping into the Power of Premium Payback
October 21, 2020 - FIS® (NYSE: FIS) has announced the addition of Walgreens to its growing list of merchants and retailers using Premium Payback, the company’s real-time rewards redemption network. Starting this month, Walgreens customers with eligible payment cards will be able to tap into their credit card rewards points in real-time to help pay for in-store purchases.
Worldpay from FIS Expands Operations in Argentina with Domestic Acquiring Capability
October 20, 2020 - FIS® (NYSE: FIS) today announced the latest expansion of its global footprint in the Latin American market by securing domestic card scheme acquiring licenses in Argentina.
FIS Partners with The Clearing House to Bring Real-Time Payments to U.S. Financial Institutions
September 23, 2020 – As consumers and businesses increasingly demand the speed and convenience of faster payment methods, financial technology leader FIS™ (NYSE:FIS) is teaming with The Clearing House to bring real-time payment processing and settlement to small-to-mid-sized banks and credit unions and their customers.
Access Worldpay Opens the Door to Leading-Edge Payment Options for Global Merchants
September 9, 2020 – FIS™ (NYSE:FIS), a leader in merchant and financial services technology, today announced its Access Worldpay gateway, a single point of integration for global merchants to quickly deploy a full range of advanced payment capabilities.
Swedish Export Credit Corporation Partners with FIS to Digitalize Its Commercial Lending Platform
September 3, 2020 - The Swedish Export Credit Corporation (SEK), which finances Swedish exporters, their subsidiaries, and foreign customers, has chosen financial technology leader FIS™ (NYSE:FIS) to digitize and modernize its commercial lending platform to enhance service to its clients and streamline costs.
European Asset Servicing Leader CACEIS Streamlines International Payments with FIS Platform
September 2, 2020 - Financial technology leader FIS™ (NYSE:FIS) announced today that it has signed a long-term agreement with CACEIS, jointly owned by Credit Agricole S.A. and Santander, to provide the asset servicing firm with an enhanced payment hub to industrialize payment operations, reduce processing costs and provide a smooth payment experience.
FIS Speeds Access to Advanced Technology for Community Banks with New ClearEdge Solution
August 18, 2020 – As U.S. community banks position themselves for success in a post-pandemic marketplace, financial technology leader FIS™ (NYSE:FIS) today announced a new subscription-based core banking solution that speeds and simplifies access to the advanced technology these banks need to compete and better serve the changing needs of their customers.
FIS Doubles Applications Covered by Service Level Agreement; Reduces Service Disruption Period to As Little as Ten Minutes
August 13, 2020 - Continuing its commitment to providing world-class levels of service and system uptime to its clients, financial technology leader FIS™ (NYSE:FIS) said today that it has doubled the number of cloud-based applications covered by its industry-leading service level agreement (SLA), while reducing the designated service disruption period to as little as ten minutes.
FIS Launches Ethos Data Ecosystem Unlocking Data Insights
July 9, 2020 - FIS™ (NYSE: FIS) today announced Ethos, an innovative new data ecosystem that gives clients the benefit of a unified view of data across their entire enterprise. Through a single point of access, clients will see data from across multiple channels using fully integrated tools that power data-driven insights and actions.
FIS Teams with FICO on Advanced Anti-Money Laundering Solution For U.S. Financial Institutions
June 25, 2020 - Technology leader FIS™ (NYSE: FIS) announced today that it is teaming with FICO™, a leader in predictive analytics and financial crime prevention, to build an advanced anti-money laundering (AML) solution that will help North American financial institutions keep ahead of increasingly sophisticated money launderers and other financial criminals.
Pay by Bank Account? Worldpay from FIS Enables Instant Payments from Your Bank Account through Open Banking Hub
June 17, 2020 - FIS™ (NYSE: FIS), a global leader in merchant and financial services technology, today announced Open Banking Hub, an innovative new payment solution for its Worldpay merchant clients and their consumers. Merchants who enable this digital bank account payment method in their online stores can allow their consumers to pay for purchases directly from their bank account, while also allowing consumers to view their bank account balance in real time during the checkout process.