Vantiv, Inc. : Big Names, Big Thoughts, Big Opportunities at Vantiv's 2013 PayFac Networking Event

  Vantiv, Inc. : Big Names, Big Thoughts, Big Opportunities at Vantiv's 2013
                           PayFac Networking Event

                             Vantiv News Release

Big Names, Big Thoughts, Big Opportunities at Vantiv's 2013 PayFac Networking

 Company Hosts Its Third Payment Facilitators Event in San Francisco on June
    Expert Panel to Explore "Removing the Friction, While Maintaining the
                           Integrity of the System"

CINCINNATI, June 20, 2013 -Vantiv, Inc. (NYSE: VNTV), a leading provider of
payment processing services and related technology solutions for merchants and
financial institutions of all sizes, announced today that it will host its
third payment facilitators (PayFac^TM) networking event on June 25 at the
Westin St. Francis in San Francisco, Calif. At the event, known as Bright
Minds Unite, leading innovators can network with like-minded payment
facilitators, connect with Vantiv leaders and learn about the latest trends in

"Hosting our third PayFac event in San Francisco is very exciting for Vantiv
and reflects our commitment to supporting the payment facilitator and
aggregator community," said Donald Boeding, president of merchant services at
Vantiv. "We continue to see PayFacs leading the industry with their innovation
and forward-thinking ideas, and Vantiv is proud to be a strong partner in
their work."

Leading the event's panel discussion, "Risk: Removing the Friction, While
Maintaining the Integrity of the System," is Angela Gross, vice president,
alliance partner sales manager at Vantiv.

Participating on the panel are industry leading experts:
-- Brian Hamilton, Senior Vice President of National Small Business at Capital
-- Rich Aberman, Co-Founder of WePay
-- Matin Tamizi, Co-Founder and Chief Executive Officer of Balanced
-- Jeff Thorness, Chief Executive Officer of Forte Payment Systems
-- Robin Leidenthal, Global Managing Head of Risk, Compliance and Industry
Relations of Intuit

"One of the most important topics in payments today is risk," said Matt Downs,
managing director of Vantiv's PayFac and Partner Channel. "The panelists at
this event are industry experts who will provide insights into the complexity
surrounding the evolving payments landscape. The risk and security issues
related to the rapid advancement of technology make this an important and
timely event for the industry."

Payment facilitators interested in attending this free event may still
register until June 25 at Twitter users
can receive real-time updates about the event using the hashtag #PayFac. 
For more information about Vantiv, please visit or on Twitter,
Facebook, LinkedIn, Google+ and YouTube.

Andrew Ciafardini
Director of Public Relations

About Vantiv, Inc.
Vantiv, Inc. (NYSE: VNTV) is a leading, integrated payment processor
differentiated by a single, proprietary technology platform. Vantiv offers a
comprehensive suite of traditional and innovative payment processing and
technology solutions to merchants and financial institutions of all sizes in
the U.S., enabling them to address their payment processing needs through a
single provider. We build strong relationships with our customers, helping
them become more efficient, more secure and more successful. Vantiv is the
third largest merchant acquirer and the largest PIN debit acquirer based on
number of transactions in the U.S. The company's growth strategy includes
expanding further into high growth payment segments, such as ecommerce,
payment facilitation (PayFac^TM), mobile, prepaid and information solutions,
and attractive industry verticals, such as petroleum, business-to-business,
government, healthcare, gaming and education. For more information, visit


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