TSYS Signs PRIME 4 Agreement with Leading Private Bank in the UK

C. Hoare & Co. Upgrades to Latest Version of TSYS PRIME

COLUMBUS, Ga. & LONDON--()--TSYS (NYSE: TSS) today announced that C. Hoare & Co., a leading independent private bank in the UK, has successfully upgraded to TSYS’ PRIME 4 card management solution to support the bank’s Visa credit and debit card portfolios.

Founded in 1672, C. Hoare & Co. prides itself on maintaining a personal approach to its banking services. With a strong focus on knowing each customer personally, the bank has been able to successfully distinguish its service through areas such as relationship, flexibility, care, independence and speed of service, and was winner in the ‘Client Service Quality – HNW’ category at the 2014 PAM Awards.

“Investing in technology that improves the client experience and increases operational efficiency is key to the bank’s strategy. The TSYS team continues to support our strategy through their product development with PRIME 4 and their people-centric values,” said Russell Winder, chief information officer, C. Hoare & Co.

A TSYS client since 1992, C. Hoare & Co. is one of the financial institutions across 70 countries that license TSYS PRIME issuer or acquirer solutions. The bank upgraded from an earlier version of the platform in order to take advantage of PRIME 4’s future-proof architecture, integrated workflows, increased automation and richer functionality.

“We are pleased to announce this extension to our valued relationship with C. Hoare & Co. It is another great example of the longevity of TSYS’ client relationships and of the continued adoption of PRIME 4 across international markets,” said Kelley Knutson, executive vice president, TSYS International.

About TSYS

At TSYS® (NYSE: TSS), we believe payments should revolve around people, not the other way around. We call this belief "People-Centered Payments®." By putting people at the center of every decision we make, TSYS supports financial institutions, businesses and governments in more than 80 countries. Through NetSpend®, A TSYS Company, we empower consumers with the convenience, security, and freedom to be self-banked. TSYS offers issuer services and merchant payment acceptance for credit, debit, prepaid, healthcare and business solutions.

TSYS’ headquarters are located in Columbus, Ga., U.S.A., with local offices spread across the Americas, EMEA and Asia-Pacific. TSYS is a member of The Civic 50 and was named one of the 2013 World's Most Ethical Companies by Ethisphere magazine. TSYS routinely posts all important information on its website. For more, please visit us at www.tsys.com.

Contacts

TSYS Media Relations
Cyle Mims, +1.706.644.3110
cylemims@tsys.com
or
TSYS Investor Relations
Shawn Roberts, +1.706.644.6081
shawnroberts@tsys.com
or
TSYS International
Sara Ruffell, +00357 22882600
sararuffell@tsys.com
or
C. Hoare & Co.
Avril Ellis, +020 7353 4522
Avril.ellis@hoaresbank.co.uk

Release Summary

TSYS (NYSE: TSS) today announced that C. Hoare & Co., a leading independent private bank in the UK, has successfully upgraded to TSYS’ PRIME 4 card management solution.

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Contacts

TSYS Media Relations
Cyle Mims, +1.706.644.3110
cylemims@tsys.com
or
TSYS Investor Relations
Shawn Roberts, +1.706.644.6081
shawnroberts@tsys.com
or
TSYS International
Sara Ruffell, +00357 22882600
sararuffell@tsys.com
or
C. Hoare & Co.
Avril Ellis, +020 7353 4522
Avril.ellis@hoaresbank.co.uk