FIS Payments Wins Best New Software Service of the Year

Software Service of the Year

2018 International Business Awards has selected FIS Payments as the Best New Software Service of the Year.

FIS, a global leader in financial services and payment technology, announced that its Payments as a Service solution was recently named Best New Software Service of the Year by the 2018 International Business Awards.

FIS is a global leader in financial services technology, with a focus on retail and institutional banking, payments, asset and wealth management, risk and compliance, and outsourcing solutions. Through the depth and breadth of their solutions portfolio, global capabilities and domain expertise, FIS serves more than 20,000 clients in over 130 countries.

FIS PaaS can also handle payments reconciliation, settlement and anti-money laundering screening – all in a single, end-to-end service. Financial institutions have the flexibility to choose the services they need within the platform.

Best New Software Service of the Year 

A U.K.-based financial services company recently became the first client to go live on the cloud-based PaaS platform.

“We are grateful for this recognition of our innovative Payments as a Service solution,” said Raja Gopalakrishnan, head of Global Payments, FIS. “At a time of rapid change in the payments landscape, the FIS PaaS platform enables financial institutions to take advantage of the most modern payment technologies and emerging faster payment schemes on a flexible basis with attractive commercial models. We are excited about the solutions’ potential for leadership in the rapidly growing payments marketplace.”

Offered in a hosted environment, the FIS PaaS solution enables financial institutions in Europe and the United Kingdom to access powerful payment processing capabilities without significant upfront capital investments. The FIS solution provides direct access to faster payment schemes, Single Euro Payments Area, Bankers’ Automated Clearing Services, and Clearing House Automated Payment System.

FIS also won Gold Stevies for Best New DevOps Solution of the Year and Best New Identity & Access Solution of the Year.