Friday, November 09, 2018
JACKSONVILLE, Fla., Nov. 9, 2018 – For the fourth year in a row, FIS™ (NYSE: FIS), a global leader in financial services technology, has taken the No. 1 ranking in the Chartis RiskTech100®.
FIS also retained its 2018 awards in the categories of Market Presence, Functionality, Energy Trading, Insurance and Market Risk. For the first time, FIS won category awards in Commodity Trading and IFRS (International Financial Reporting Standards) 17.
“FIS empowers our clients to stay ahead of ever-changing global risks,” said Marianne Brown, co-chief operating officer, FIS. “This award is a source of pride because it shows how consistently we help our clients achieve their goals through the depth and breadth of our solutions.”
“Chartis Research surveys a vast amount of data to determine the RiskTech100 rankings,” said Rob Stubbs, head of Research, Chartis. “That FIS continues to top the rankings is particularly impressive.”
The RiskTech100® is now in its thirteenth year. It is a leading study of the world's top 100 players in risk and compliance technology.
FIS is a global leader in financial services technology, with a focus on retail and institutional banking, payments, asset and wealth management, risk and compliance, and outsourcing solutions. Through the depth and breadth of our solutions portfolio, global capabilities and domain expertise, FIS serves more than 20,000 clients in over 130 countries. Headquartered in Jacksonville, Fla., FIS employs more than 53,000 people worldwide and holds leadership positions in payment processing, financial software and banking solutions. Providing software, services and outsourcing of the technology that empowers the financial world, FIS is a Fortune 500 company and is a member of Standard & Poor’s 500® Index. For more information about FIS, visit www.fisglobal.com.
Chartis Research is the leading provider of research and analysis on the global market for risk technology. It is part of Infopro Digital, which owns market-leading brands such as Risk and Waters Technology. Chartis’ goal is to support enterprises as they drive business performance through improved risk management, corporate governance and compliance, and to help clients make informed technology and business decisions by providing in-depth analysis and actionable advice on virtually all aspects of risk technology. RiskTech Quadrant®, RiskTech100® and FinTech QuadrantTM are registered trademarks of Infopro Digital Services Limited (http://www.chartis-research.com).