Client Story

Flipping the Switch on Mobile Payments for 200+ Financial Institutions

Empowering Apple Pay

In 2015, mobile payments were quickly moving from an emerging technology to an everyday consumer expectation. Creating a more seamless, convenient, and frictionless payment experience, mobile payments had reached critical demand. FIS marshaled its scale to simplify the Apple Pay enablement process and bring more FIs into the mobile payments ecosystem.

At a Glance

Objective

Mass enablement of Apple Pay for 195+ core banking clients.

FIS Solutions

Core banking
Mobile wallets

Results

With one big push in 2015, FIS took the number of Apple Pay–enabled institutions from five to more than 200 – more than all other firms combined.

Impact

In just one year, financial institutions have seen a collective increase of over 350 percent in monthly transactions.

40x

Growth in Apple Pay-enabled institutions in one year

50 %

of Apple Pay-enabled FIs are FIS clients

350 %

Increase in monthly transactions

FIS came in as the subject matter expert to help us every step of the way and have been great in helping Cross Keys Bank stay competitive in the technology area at a time when community banks have to offer the same customer experience as the biggest players.”
- Kristen VandeVen, AVP, eBanking, Cross Keys Bank

Apple Pay remains a cornerstone of the mobile payments market and FIS continues to bring its scale and capabilities to bare for clients of all sizes, empowering them offer mobile payments to their retail banking customers.