NEW YORK, Oct. 20, 2010 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- ACI Worldwide (Nasdaq:ACIW), a leading international provider of payments systems, announced that it has been ranked 34th in the FinTech 100, an annual international listing of the top vertical technology vendors that derive more than one third of their revenue from this industry as named by American Banker, Bank Technology News and IDC Financial Insights.
Louis Blatt, chief product officer at ACI Worldwide, said, "These results reiterate our strength and position in the industry, and we are pleased to be recognized as a leading vendor in the FinTech space. This month, ACI celebrated 35 years in the industry, with more than 750 customers in 90 countries, and we look forward to helping those customers take their payment systems into the future, knowing that they can trust ACI's experience and heritage."
"ACI is one of the world's largest providers of payment processing and risk management software and services," said Aaron McPherson, Practice Director at IDC Financial Insights and a member of the FinTech 100 research team. "Its place in the FinTech 100 ranking reflects its global reach and comprehensive product suite."
ACI Worldwide has the broadest, most integrated suite of payment systems in the market, used by institutions, retailers and processors around the world. Its solutions process consumer payments more than 75 billion times each year, and manage more than US$12 trillion in wholesale payments every day. For more information about ACI solutions, please visit .
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About ACI Worldwide
ACI Worldwide powers electronic payments for more than 750 financial institutions, retailers and processors around the world. The company has the broadest, most integrated suite of electronic payment software in the market. More than 75 billion times each year, ACI's solutions process consumer payments. On an average day, ACI software manages more than US$12 trillion in wholesale payments. And for more than 150 organizations worldwide, ACI software helps to protect their customers from financial crime. To learn more about ACI and understand why we are trusted globally, please visit . You can also find us on or on Twitter @ACI_Worldwide.
CONTACT: ACI Worldwide Catherine Eyres +44 1923 812741 Catherine.Eyres@aciworldwide.com