Industry Bancshares Selects FIS as Core Provider for Five Texas Banks

  Industry Bancshares Selects FIS as Core Provider for Five Texas Banks

Key Facts

  *Multiyear agreement will support the Texas financial institution’s goal to
    achieve efficiencies, more accurate reporting and best-in-class customer

  *FIS core platform will deliver true real-time integration of the online
    and mobile channels.

Business Wire

JACKSONVILLE, Fla. -- May 07, 2013

FIS™ (NYSE: FIS), the world’s largest provider of banking and payments
technology, today announced that Texas-based Industry Bancshares, Inc. signed
a multiyear agreement to replace its four-year-old banking system with an FIS
core banking platform to deliver faster customer service as well as advanced
online and mobile  banking capabilities. The bank is also deploying FIS item
processing and other complementary services.

The Industry, Texas holding company with five state banks made the unusual
decision to switch its core banking technology after just four years because
of a desire to improve business processes and realize greater efficiencies in
its financial-reporting and transactional-management platform. By converting
onto the FIS core platform, Industry Bancshares will also deliver direct
benefits to its customers by providing real-time access to customer accounts
across all bank channels including mobile, online banking and bill pay, EFT
networks and the traditional branches across its five banks.

“Banking is about relationships and trust. As our customers increasingly
desire more advanced banking and payment services, we rely on trusted
technology partners to deliver sophisticated core processing services with
speed and efficiency,” said Bradley Lindemann, chief financial officer,
Industry Bancshares. “FIS has quickly become a true partner, and the FIS core
banking system is the processing platform we believe will meet our customers’

“True banking innovation that streamlines and simplifies the customer’s
banking experience must be supported by a flexible, leading-edge core
infrastructure,” said Anthony Jabbour, executive vice president, North
American Financial Institutions, FIS. “As a leader in core bank processing,
FIS continues to invest in core innovations that enable its clients to realize
greater operating efficiencies while delivering true banking advances to their
customers. Industry Bancshares partnered with FIS for that reason.”

With more than $2.2 billion in assets, the 19-year-old Industry Bancshares,
Inc. owns the Industry State Bank as well as the Citizens State Bank in
Buffalo, Fayetteville Bank in Fayetteville, First National Bank of Bellville
and First National Bank of Shiner.

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

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Kim Snider, 904.438.6278
Vice President
FIS Global Marketing and
Mary Waggoner, 904.438.6282
Senior Vice President
FIS Investor Relations
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