TSYS Extends Payments Agreement With First Hawaiian Bank
COLUMBUS, Ga., April 12, 2012 — TSYS (NYSE: TSS) announced today that it has signed a long-term agreement with First Hawaiian Bank to renew its acquirer processing relationship. Consistently ranked in the top tier of all U.S. banks in terms of safety and profitability, First Hawaiian Bank is Hawaii’s largest and oldest bank with nearly $16 billion in total assets, offering customers service, solutions and security for nearly 153 years.
“This extension agreement confirms our pledge to support First Hawaiian Bank’s longevity and continued growth by providing reliable processing services for their customers,” said Mark Pyke, president of TSYS’ merchant segment. “We are confident our services and technology will continue to serve their needs now and well into the future.”
“As a result of their excellent customer service and reliable processing platforms, First Hawaiian Bank is pleased to continue the relationship we have with TSYS,” said Keith Nagata, senior vice president of First Hawaiian Bank. “TSYS provides valuable solutions to support our business needs.”
At TSYS, (NYSE: TSS), we believe payments should revolve around people — not the other way around. We call this belief "People-Centered Payments." By putting people at the center of every decision we make, with unmatched customer service and industry insight, TSYS is able to support financial institutions, businesses and governments in more than 80 countries. Offering merchant payment-acceptance solutions as well as services in credit, debit, prepaid, mobile, chip, healthcare and more, we make it possible for those in the global marketplace to conduct safe and secure electronic transactions with trust and convenience.
TSYS’ headquarters are located in Columbus, Georgia, with local offices spread across the Americas, EMEA and Asia-Pacific. TSYS provides services to more than half of the top 20 international banks, and has been named one of the 2012 World's Most Ethical Companies by Ethisphere magazine. For more information, please visit us at www.tsys.com.
About First Hawaiian Bank
First Hawaiian Bank (www.fhb.com), with $15.8 billion in total assets, was founded in 1858 and is Hawaii’s oldest and largest bank. It has 58 branches in Hawaii, three on Guam, two on Saipan and 300 ATMs throughout Hawaii and Micronesia.
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