CEO Gary Norcross is proud to share that we've emerged as the biggest hiring market in India. We've recruited more than 14,000 professionals and the headcount continues to grow.
We are very pleased to announce that FIS has undertaken a bold move and signed a definitive agreement to acquire Worldpay, a global leader in payment technology solutions. This merger agreement brings together two great companies with similar business models, complementary solutions and highly talented employees who are dedicated to serving the financial services industry and accelerating the future of finance and commerce.
So proud of our SIX nominees at the Women in Payments' USA Symposium! The success of our company and our clients is because of our people! #FISproud
We are honored to once again be recognized among Fortune Magazine's Most Admired Companies: http://glassdoor.com/slink.htm?key=vMaHe
Customers at participating Shell-branded fuel stations across the United States will be able to redeem rewards points in real-time directly at the pump through a joint initiative between FIS and Excentus, a leading loyalty marketing and technology firm recently acquired by PDI Software.
More than 23 million customers can participate in the growing FIS Premium Payback redemption network, which links thousands of retail point-of-sale locations with customer card rewards programs. The program, which complements existing retailer rewards programs, helps merchants and retailers increase traffic, grow revenue, and enhance customer engagement and loyalty.
“We are excited to partner with FIS to offer its Premium Payback program at Shell-branded fuel stations,” said Brian Jefferson, SVP, Business Development, Excentus. “With a single swipe of a payment card, FIS Loyalty program customers will be able to turn their points into savings on quality Shell fuel, delivering real-time value at the pump, while encouraging future visits.”
#ICYMI: FIS won Best New Technology Product – Post Trade at this year’s #FOWAwards! #FISProud
We are proud to announce that the FIS Global Marketing and Communications team has been recognized with a number of awards in the 2018 MarCom Awards, released this week. In its 15th year, the MarCom Awards recognizes excellence in marketing and communications by corporations and individuals.
FIS was honored with Platinum Awards (the highest level) in the following categories:
- Strategic Communications > Integrated Marketing Campaign: RISE
- Strategic Communications > Research/Study: PACE
- Strategic Communications > Research/Study: Flavors of Fast
- Digital Media > Website (Business to Business): Flavors of Fast
- Digital Media > Website (Financial Services): Where Banking Meets Life
FIS also received a Gold Award (the second highest level) for the Readiness Report in the category of Strategic Communications > Research/Study.
We're proud to share the news that FIS landed the award for Technology Vendor of the Year in Risk Magazine’s annual Risk Awards. FIS also received three more awards: Market Risk Management Product of the Year, Counterparty Risk Product of the Year and XVA Calculation Product of the Year.
Risk Awards are a long-running, prestigious program for firms and individuals involved in global derivatives markets and risk management.
For the fourth year in a row, FIS has taken the No. 1 ranking in the Chartis RiskTech100®.
FIS also retained its 2018 awards in the categories of Market Presence, Functionality, Energy Trading, Insurance and Market Risk. For the first time, FIS won category awards in Commodity Trading and IFRS (International Financial Reporting Standards) 17.
“FIS empowers our clients to stay ahead of ever-changing global risks,” said Marianne Brown, co-chief operating officer, FIS. “This award is a source of pride because it shows how consistently we help our clients achieve their goals through the depth and breadth of our solutions.”
“Chartis Research surveys a vast amount of data to determine the RiskTech100 rankings,” said Rob Stubbs, head of Research, Chartis. “That FIS continues to top the rankings is particularly impressive.”
The RiskTech100® is now in its thirteenth year. It is a leading study of the world's top 100 players in risk and compliance technology.
FIS today reported third quarter 2018 results. On a GAAP basis, revenue decreased 0.6 percent to $2,084 million from $2,096 million in the prior year quarter. Operating income decreased to $342 million from $385 million in the prior year quarter, while operating income margin contracted 200 basis points to 16.4 percent. Net earnings attributable to common stockholders was $154 million for the quarter, or $0.47 per diluted share, compared to $0.18 per diluted share in the prior year quarter, an increase of 161.1 percent. On an adjusted basis, organic revenue increased 4.0 percent. Adjusted EBITDA increased to $808 million for the third quarter, from $751 million in the prior year quarter, while adjusted EBITDA margin expanded 290 basis points to 38.7 percent. Adjusted net earnings attributable to common stockholders was $438 million for the quarter, or $1.33 per diluted share, compared to $1.17 per diluted share in the prior year quarter, an increase of 13.7 percent.