Centennial Bank Strengthens Its Merchant Relationships with Flexible, Efficient and Profit-driving Merchant Services from FIS

  Centennial Bank Strengthens Its Merchant Relationships with Flexible,
  Efficient and Profit-driving Merchant Services from FIS

Key Facts

  *FIS’ Merchant Services solution allows Centennial Bank to concentrate on
    banking services while delivering a professional, experienced processing
    service to its commercial customers.
  *End-to-end system for managing merchant point-of-sale (POS) acquiring
    allows Centennial Bank to nurture relationships, minimize costs, create
    efficiencies and grow merchant business.

Business Wire

JACKSONVILLE, Fla. -- April 11, 2013

FIS™ (NYSE: FIS), the world’s largest provider of banking and payments
technology, today announced that Arkansas-based Centennial Bank, a wholly
owned subsidiary of Home BancShares, Inc., will deploy FIS’ Merchant Services
to support its continued growth in merchant relationships. By deploying the
comprehensive suite of products and services with customized credit, debit,
check and gift card processing, Centennial Bank will adopt a true end-to-end
merchant services solution for managing merchant portfolios while gaining a
competitive advantage in the marketplace.

“As a regional bank with deep, long-term community relationships, we need a
strong merchant referral partner to focus on servicing commercial accounts,”
said Centennial Bank CEO, Randy Sims. “With FIS Merchant Services suite,
Centennial Bank can remain steadfastly committed to our loyal retail customers
while trusting FIS to deliver direct, personalized service, sales and support
to our merchants.”

FIS’ Merchant Services helps financial institutions strengthen merchant
relationships through flexible, efficient, easy-to-manage and profitable
merchant processing options. FIS provides all aspects of merchant servicing,
including terminal support, merchant servicing and institution support, and
offers a competitive pricing structure and additional sales functions to
supplement a bank's sales efforts.

“FIS’ personalized service and comprehensive technologies provide financial
institutions with the ability to achieve their strategic business goals of
driving revenue while mitigating risk,” said Jim Johnson, senior vice
president, Retail Payments, FIS. “Our long history of servicing
community-based institutions – delivering direct and personalized services in
much the same way that our clients do – enables Centennial Bank to focus on
the strategic and differentiating activities it needs to grow its business and
deliver best-in-class customer services while relying on FIS to deliver the
technologies and industry expertise that help them accomplish those goals.”

Centennial Bank provides commercial and retail banking plus related financial
services to businesses, real estate developers, investors, individuals and
municipalities throughout Arkansas, Florida and south Alabama.

About Centennial Bank

“Home BancShares, Inc. is a bank holding company, headquartered in Conway,
Arkansas. Our wholly-owned subsidiary, Centennial Bank, provides a broad range
of commercial and retail banking plus related financial services to
businesses, real estate developers, investors, individuals and municipalities.
Centennial Bank has locations in central Arkansas, north central Arkansas,
southern Arkansas, the Florida Keys, southwestern Florida, central Florida,
the Florida Panhandle and south Alabama. The Company's common stock is traded
through the NASDAQ Global Select Market under the symbol `HOMB.'”

About FIS

FIS (NYSE: FIS) is the world’s largest global provider dedicated to banking
and payments technologies. With a long history deeply rooted in the financial
services sector, FIS serves more than 14,000 institutions in over 100
countries. Headquartered in Jacksonville, Fla., FIS employs more than 35,000
people worldwide and holds leadership positions in payment processing and
banking solutions, providing software, services and outsourcing of the
technology that drives financial institutions. First in financial technology,
FIS tops the annual FinTech 100 list, is 425 on the Fortune 500 and is a
member of Standard & Poor’s 500^® Index. For more information about FIS, visit
www.fisglobal.com.

Forward-Looking Statements

This news release contains forward-looking statements that involve a number of
risks and uncertainties. Statements that are not historical facts, including
statements about our beliefs and expectations, are forward-looking statements.
Forward-looking statements are based on management's beliefs, as well as
assumptions made by, and information currently available to, management.
Because such statements are based on expectations as to future economic
performance and are not statements of fact, actual results may differ
materially from those projected. We undertake no obligation to update any
forward-looking statements, whether as a result of new information, future
events or otherwise. The risks and uncertainties which forward-looking
statements are subject to include, but are not limited to: changes in general
economic, business and political conditions and other risks detailed in the
“Statement Regarding Forward-Looking Information,” “Risk Factors” and other
sections of the Company’s Form 10-K and other filings with the Securities and
Exchange Commission.

Contact:

Kim Snider, 904.438.6278
Vice President
FIS Global Marketing and
Communications
kim.snider@fisglobal.com
or
Mary Waggoner, 904.438.6282
Senior Vice President
FIS Investor Relations
mary.waggoner@fisglobal.com
 
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