FIS provides payment processing and banking software, including banking core platforms and ancillary applications, financial services technology and outsourcing services, focusing on retail and institutional banking, payments, asset and wealth management, risk and compliance. FIS has over 20,000 clients in more than 130 countries. The company was ranked second in the FinTech Forward 2016 rankings. FIS provides a “safe harbor” for banks through reliable, regulatory compliant, and feature rich banking cores. It’s next generation core platform - Profile 8 - allows for all Enterprise Components to work together in an integrated environment. Profile 8 embraces open architecture design and digital channel API that enables it to react to rapid innovation and demand, allowing for digital convergence and maximization of client integration choices.

Status: negotiations of the terms and conditions - complete; ready to sign the license and service agreement.

IDEMIA holds key position in identity, connectivity and payments domain, creating market-leading solutions for governments and public sectors, mobile operators, banks and financial institutions. IDEMIA successfully deploys biometric based identity systems in manycountries and works closely with governments in designing these systems for smooth identity management. IDEMIA is supplier of the world’s largest biometric deployment (Adhaar, India) – with a multi- biometric database of 1.2 billion people. Driver’s Licenses issued by IDEMIA in the United States accounts for 80 percent of all U.S. drivers. It delivers best-in-class combination of efficiency, scalability and accuracy for facial recognition through NIST benchmark. Its solutions are implemented in Changi 4 Airport in Singapore and are widely used by the Japanese Police Department. IDEMIA issues biometric cards based on finger print and dynamic CVV technologies.

Status: negotiations of the terms and conditions - complete; ready to sign the license and service agreement.

NCR is the world’s enterprise technology leader for banks, retail an hospitality, being the #1 provider of multi-vendor ATM software and global POS software provider. NCR enables financial institutions and independent ATM deployers to meet the self-service banking needs of consumers. As the company is present in more than 180 countries, over 15,000 banks and credit unions are powered by NCR. ATMs remain at the heart of the banking ecosystem and ensure access to core, and new services, in non-traditional branch formats. Implementation of NCR multi-function ATMs ensures that banks still offer core services, at a reduced cost point, with an increased flexibility. NCR SelfServ 80 Series blends human intuition with the latest technological advances to create a self-service ATM experience that can handle more complex transactions beyond simply withdrawing and depositing money.

Status: awaiting the final proposal - negotiations of the terms and conditions in progress.