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FIS Code Connect Named “Most Advanced API Strategy” in New Aite Group Core Banking Report

February 21, 2019

JACKSONVILLE, Fla.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Feb 21, 2019--FIS ™ (NYSE: FIS), a global leader in financial services technology, today announced that its Code Connect application programming interface (API) gateway has been named “Most Advanced API Strategy” in a new report by leading industry research and advisory firm Aite Group.

In its Feb. 2019 AIM evaluation of U.S. core banking system providers, Aite Group cited FIS Code Connect as offering “the most advanced API platform and environment of the leading U.S. core providers.” Aite Group also cited that Code Connect offers FIS clients with comprehensive guides, developers’ documentation, frequently asked questions, and testing services for application testing and development.

Code Connect provides a growing, constantly updated hub of APIs from both FIS and third-party developers for use by clients in developing and testing innovative new solutions to better serve their customers and drive operating efficiencies. Code Connect also provides hundreds of application use cases spanning a wide spectrum of solution categories, from banking and payments, to consumer finance, analytics and conversational banking.

As part of its focus on enhancing its client experience, FIS is one of the first core banking system providers to offer standardized APIs across its different product lines, covering areas such as system documentation, testing services and pricing.

“Over the past two years, FIS Code Connect has grown into a rich, thriving ecosystem of APIs and use cases across a broad range of solution areas,” said Bruce Lowthers, co-chief operating officer, Integrated Financial Solutions, FIS. “We are happy to see Code Connect recognized by Aite Group and we are even more excited to see the innovative ways that clients and developers are using our platform to bring innovations to market more quickly and cost effectively.”

FIS clients interested in participating in FIS Code Connect can visit https://codeconnect.fisglobal.com. Aite Group’s full AIM evaluation is available at their website, www.aitegroup.com.

FIS is a global leader in financial services technology, with a focus on retail and institutional banking, payments, asset and wealth management, risk and compliance, and outsourcing solutions. Through the depth and breadth of our solutions portfolio, global capabilities and domain expertise, FIS serves more than 20,000 clients in over 130 countries. Headquartered in Jacksonville, Fla., FIS employs more than 47,000 people worldwide and holds leadership positions in payment processing, financial software and banking solutions. Providing software, services and outsourcing of the technology that empowers the financial world, FIS is a Fortune 500 company and is a member of Standard & Poor’s 500 ® Index. For more information about FIS, visit https://www.fisglobal.com/.

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