November 12, 2008

Zions Bancorporation (Salt Lake City) has selected the financial services platform from San Francisco-based mobile financial services provider mFoundry to power its mobile banking and payments offerings. In addition, IBC Bank (Laredo, Tex.), has launched an iPhone Mobile Banking Application from mFoundry on the Apple App Store.

The mFoundry platform will enable mobile banking and payments services for all of Zions' retail banking subsidiaries, which include including Amegy Bank of Texas (Houston), California Bank & Trust (San Diego) and National Bank of Arizona (Phoenix). Zions Bancorporation operates more than 500 banking offices in 10 Western and Southwestern states: Arizona, California, Colorado, Idaho, Nevada, New Mexico, Oregon, Utah, Texas, and Washington.

IBC Bank is the flagship bank of International Bancshares Corp., one of the largest bank holding companies in Texas. IBC's mobile banking application for the iPhone gives customers on-demand, secure access to IBC checking, savings and loan accounts, and also provides access to account balances, search and retrieval of account transaction histories, money transfers, bill pay, and location search for IBC branches and ATMs.