Topics: Acquisitions Q&A: Core Systems Transformation Best Practices In A Changing Landscape March 27, 2013Marcia Wakeman, partner, and Chia-Hsin Chung, managing principal, of financial services IT consultancy Capco discuss trends they are seeing in core systems replacement efforts and the best practices to consider when undertaking a core transformation effort Fiserv Acquires Competitor Open Solutions January 15, 2013Fiserv acquired Open Solutions in a deal announced this morning, adding Open Solutions' technologies - such as parts DNA core processing platform - to Fiserv's offerings. Monitise Adds Mint to Its Mobile Money Platform for Banks December 11, 2012A new deal with Intuit Financial Services means that Monitise will offer banks the chance to incorporate Mint, a popular personal financial management service, into mobile banking apps. U.S. Bank Expands Prepaid Services With Acquisition of FSV November 27, 2012The bank announced today the acquisition of FSV Payments Services, a prepaid processing company, to offer more varied prepaid services. First Virginia Community Bank Completes Acquisition of First Commonwealth Bank of Virginia October 22, 2012The acquisition is the first in the history of the 5-old-bank and will add $410 million in assets to the institution. Novantas Acquires Web Tools Innovator Facilitas September 04, 2012Novantas LLC announced it is acquiring Facilitas, the maker of the website FindABetterBank.com FICO Adds Customer Engagement Solutions With Adeptra Acquisition August 20, 2012FICO's purchase of Adpetra lasts week will add cloud-based mobile customer interaction service to its decision management solutions. Global Payments Inc. Acquires Accelerated Payments Technologies August 15, 2012Global Payments Inc. announced today its purchase of Accelerated Payments Technologies, an integrated payments solution provider. PayPal Acquires Mobile Credit Card Payments Startup card.io July 18, 2012PayPal announced its acquisition today of card.io, a tech startup working on using smartphone cameras to capture credit card information. Vista Proposal for Misys Threatens Misys-Temenos Merger Talks February 21, 2012Vista Equity Partners has made a nonbonding proposal to acquire Misys, threatening a possible merger between Temenos and Misys that was announced earlier this month. Fundtech and BankServ Complete Merger November 30, 2011SasS banking provider BankServ's majority shareholder, GTCR, has purchased payments software company Fundtech for $23.33 per share to create a company focused on several aspects of transaction banking. S1 Ends Fundtech Merger, Still Rebuffs ACI Offer September 19, 2011S1 has agreed to end its merger agreement with Fundtech for $11.9 million, but says it's still not interested in a standing takeover offer from ACI. Fundtech Ends Merger Agreement With S1, Takes Offer from GTCR September 15, 2011After receiving an acquisition offer from BankServ's majority shareholder GTCR, Fundtech intends to terminate its previous merger agreement with S1. CSC Acquires AppLabs September 14, 2011The acquisition will enhance CSC's application testing capabilities in the financial services sector and beyond. S1 Responds to ACI's Newest Exchange Offer August 31, 2011The S1 board of directors urges its stockholders to take no action on the offer at this time. ACI Brings Stock Offer to S1 Shareholders August 30, 2011The company continues to strengthen its efforts to acquire S1 despite a pending merger with Fundtech. ACI Increases Offer to Acquire S1 August 25, 2011The battle for S1 continues as ACI puts a higher offer on the table and urges S1 stockholders to vote against the Fundtech merger. Protecting Data During a Major Merger August 22, 2011First Tech Credit Union and Addison Avenue Federal Credit Union leverage Websense Triton to help protect a large amount of data during and after their interstate merger. S1 Mails Proxy Materials for Fundtech Merger August 22, 2011S1 execs say that a merger with Fundtech will benefit stockholders, while a merger with ACI Worldwide could destroy stockholder value. CSI to Acquire HEIT August 11, 2011With this purchase, Computer Services, Inc. would add cloud-based managed services to its offerings for U.S. financial institutions.