ACI Worldwide Achieves 2013 SWIFT Certified Application Accreditations

  ACI Worldwide Achieves 2013 SWIFT Certified Application Accreditations

    ACI Money Transfer System™ and ACI Global Trade Manager™ achieve SWIFT
          Certified Application accreditations for consecutive years

Business Wire

NAPLES, Fla. -- August 1, 2013

ACI Worldwide (NASDAQ: ACIW), a leading international provider of payment
systems, announced today that SWIFT has awarded the 2013 SWIFT Certified
Application Payments label to ACI Money Transfer System™ for the sixteenth
consecutive year.

The SWIFT accreditation for payments recognizes that Money Transfer System
supports SWIFT’s highest requirements for the processing of payments. ACI has
also integratedthe updated SWIFTRef directories within Money Transfer
System– showing ACI’s commitment to providing customers a smooth transition
to the new directories.

In addition, ACI Global Trade Manager™ achieved the 2013 SWIFT Certified 
ApplicationSupply Chain Finance for the sixth year in a row. The label is
granted to trade finance applications supporting SWIFT Trade Services Utility 
(TSU)  messages and workflows. Global Trade Manager is designed and built
according to TSU standards and is fully compliant with TSU Release and the
SWIFT Bank Payment Obligation (BPO), enabling open account services. According
to SWIFT, nearly 80% of global trade is now conducted using open account.
Global Trade Manager offers financial institutions the ability to meet the
high demand for open account services.

“ACI is an established partner in the SWIFT community. Adherence to the SWIFT
Certified Application labels demonstrates an organization’s compliance with
the ongoing evolution of the marketplace. We are pleased to see the ongoing
commitment from ACI Worldwide for both Payments and Supply Chain Finance,”
said Filip Versluys, head of partner marketing at SWIFT.

“ACI strives to offer superior solutions to its customers. The transaction
banking business is evolving dynamically with a constant onslaught of
regulation and new customer demands. ACI excels at balancing innovative
product offerings while strictly maintaining compliance for new standards and
compliance initiatives,” said Jonathan Eber, director and product line manager
at ACI Worldwide. “By achieving the 2013 accreditations, ACI continues to
demonstrate its commitment to being the partner banks can trust to deliver
ongoing excellence.”

Money Transfer System is a functionally rich payments and SWIFT messaging
solution that provides global processing capabilities. With interfaces
directly to SWIFTNet services, as well as multiple real-time gross settlement
(RTGS), low value and real-time networks across the globe – the system is a
single, integrated solution for domestic and international processing,
including the SEPA Credit Transfer and Direct Debit schemes.For more
information on Money Transfer System please visit

Global Trade Manager is designed as an end-to-end system that processes all
transaction types, both traditional trade and open account transactions,
regardless if they are for the domestic or international markets. Corporate
clients of the bank can access, enter and track their entire trade portfolio
of traditional trade and open account transactions over the internet. For more
information on Global Trade Manager, please visit

About ACI Worldwide

ACI Worldwide powers electronic payments and banking for more than 2,600
financial institutions, retailers and processors around the world. ACI
software enables $13 trillion in payments each day, processing transactions
for more than 250 of the leading retailers globally and 18 of the world’s 20
largest banks. Through our integrated suite of software products and hosted
services, we deliver a broad range of solutions for payments processing; card
and merchant management; online banking; mobile, branch and voice banking;
fraud detection; trade finance; and electronic bill presentment and payment.
To learn more about ACI, please visit You can also find
us on Twitter @ACI_Worldwide.

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