Investance and Fiserv Extend Strategic Partnership to Europe, Middle East and Africa (EMEA)

Paris and London - 7 May 2013

Partnership to address increasing demand in EMEA for solutions and consulting services that mitigate operational and financial crime risk and ensure robust financial control

Expands two-year partnership in U.S. to EMEA, joining Investance consulting expertise and solutions with Fiserv technology

Investance, a global management consulting firm dedicated to the financial services industry today announced the extension of their strategic partnership with. Fiserv, Inc. (NASDAQ: FISV) the leading global provider of financial services technology solutions into the European, Middle Eastern and African (EMEA) regions. Investance brings a broad portfolio of services that complements and strengthens the reach of Fiserv into the global financial services market. As a trusted consulting partner to Fiserv over the past two years in the US, Investance has an in-depth understanding of Fiserv’s industry leading technology solutions for reconciliation and financial crime risk management, and where relevant will now advise its EMEA clients on how best to leverage these solutions.

“Fiserv brings to Investance what we consider to be industry leading solutions for financial crime risk management and reconciliation” said Luc-Sorel Om, Partner, Global Head of Transaction Management, Investance. “As financial services organisations continue to transform their businesses to meet risk management, transparency, control and regulatory demands, they need to rely on trusted partners to provide the right mix of technology solutions and consulting services. For two years in the US, Fiserv and Investance have proven this combined offer to financial services institutions and we now look forward to working together in the EMEA region.”

“By expanding our relationship with Investance, Fiserv hopes to bring our reconciliation and financial crime solutions combined with the consulting expertise of Investance to a much broader EMEA market,” said Nolan Gesher, director of Global Channel Management and Sales Operations, Risk & Compliance, Fiserv. “Together, we are helping financial services organizations meet their risk management, transparency, control and regulatory demands.”

The current scope of the partnership includes the Accurate™ Reconciliation solution and the Financial Crime Risk Management platform from Fiserv, which includes the award-winning AML Manager and Fraud Risk Manager™ solutions and the Investance data management solution Kirigami-DX.

The Investance Global Transaction Management practice has more than 100 experts focused entirely on the alignment and optimization of transaction life cycle processes using a proven set of methodologies, software solutions and best practice frameworks and models that ensure highest levels of quality and service for its clients.

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