JACKSONVILLE, Fla.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--FIS™ (NYSE:FIS), a leading provider of banking and payments technology, today announced that an affiliate of Warburg Pincus LLC has agreed to sell 19,272,336 shares of FIS common stock in a secondary public offering, constituting substantially all its remaining ownership position. FIS will not receive any proceeds associated with the secondary public offering.
Goldman, Sachs & Co. will act as sole underwriter for the offering. Goldman, Sachs & Co. agreed to purchase the shares of FIS common stock from Warburg Pincus and subsequently sell those shares of FIS common stock to public investors in an underwritten at-the-market public offering.
The offering is being made pursuant to an effective shelf registration statement filed with the Securities and Exchange Commission. The offering of these securities may be made only by means of a prospectus supplement and the related prospectus that will be filed with the Securities and Exchange Commission prior to closing. Copies of the prospectus related to the offering may be obtained from the offices of Goldman, Sachs & Co., ATTN: Prospectus Department, 200 West Street, New York, NY 10282 or by calling 866.471.2526.
This communication shall not constitute an offer to sell or the solicitation of an offer to buy, nor shall there be any sale of these securities in any jurisdiction in which such offer, solicitation or sale would be unlawful prior to registration or qualification under the securities laws of such jurisdiction.
FIS (NYSE: FIS) is a leading 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. FIS topped the annual 2012 and 2011 FinTech 100 list, a member of the Fortune 500 and is a member of Standard & Poor’s 500® Index. For more information about FIS, visit www.fisglobal.com.