May 07, 2010

JACKSONVILLE, Fla. — First Federal Bank signed a comprehensive agreement with FIS for the Integrated Banking Services (IBS) core banking platform. The agreement also brings several other of FIS' banking and payment solutions to First Federal Bank, including ATM/ETF processing, bill payment, CRM, decision support and analytics, eBanking, image, mortgage loan origination, mobile banking and web hosting technology.

FIS' IBS is an open core banking solution that accomodates financial institutions interested in integrating technology with minimal risk and disruption to business operations and customers.

First Federal Bank is a wholly-owned banking subsidiary of Defiance, Ohio-based First Defiance Financial Corp., with $2.1 billion in assets.

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