FIS™ (NYSE: FIS), one of the world's largest global providers dedicated to banking and payments technologies completed the acquisition of Capco in December 2010.

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 40,000 people worldwide and holds leadership positions in payment processing and banking solutions, providing software, services and outsourcing of the technology that drives financial institutions. FIS is a member of Standard & Poor's 500 Index and consistently holds a leading ranking in the annual FinTech 100 list. 

"Capco is well known for its thought leadership and client-centric model that distinguishes it from other consulting firms. The addition of Capco will greatly enhance the value we bring to our clients through the powerful combination of FIS’ breadth of technology solutions and Capco’s strong knowledge base and global industry expertise,” stated Gary Norcross, FIS president and chief executive officer. “Client focus is one of FIS’ guiding principles and we are excited to deliver on our strategic commitment to provide new areas of expertise from which our clients will greatly benefit.”

Rob Heyvaert, Capco founder stated, “Combining Capco’s collaborative consulting services with FIS’ industry leading core banking and payments solution suite will enable both organizations to better leverage our individual strengths while providing our respective clients with a unique blend of market expertise, technology solutions and strategic support.”

Clients of both companies have greatly benefited from this unique combination through:

  • Access to industry-focused talent globally
  • Ability to leverage best-of-breed, innovative products and solutions for complex architecture and large scale transformation
  • Extended global geographic market reach
  • Ability to capitalize on both companies’ footprint and deep domain expertise within financial services

For more information about FIS, visit fisglobal.com.