Services Launching to Merchants of all Sizes across the Bank’s Markets
ATLANTA, Aug. 30, 2011 – First Data Corporation, a global leader in electronic commerce and payment processing and Mutual of Omaha Bank, announced today the companies have signed a long-term merchant services agreement.
Through the agreement, First Data will provide merchant processing services to the bank’s business clients nationwide, from large national merchants to local business owners. The bank’s clients will now have access to a comprehensive line of electronic payment solutions, including acceptance of all major credit cards including PIN and signature-based debit cards, gift cards and electronic check verification services.
"We conducted an extensive analysis of providers in order to select the most compatible business relationship,” said Matt Minchow, executive vice president of National Bank Products at Mutual of Omaha Bank. “We chose First Data based on their ability to deliver the services, functionality, and flexibility that will best serve our business clients across the country.”
“It is a privilege to work with an organization such as Mutual of Omaha Bank,” said Neal Korzekwinski, senior vice president, First Data. “We are a great match for Mutual of Omaha Bank’s diverse lines of business, and we look forward to our continued growth together.”
About Mutual of Omaha Bank
Mutual of Omaha Bank is a full-service bank providing financial solutions to individuals and businesses across the United States. With expert banking talent and more than $5 billion in assets, Mutual of Omaha Bank is one of the fastest-growing banks in the nation. It is a subsidiary of Mutual of Omaha, a Fortune 500 insurance and financial services company with more than $26 billion in total assets. For more information about Mutual of Omaha Bank, visit www.mutualofomahabank.com.
About First Data
Around the world, every second of every day, First Data makes payment transactions secure, fast and easy for merchants, financial institutions and their customers. First Data leverages its vast product portfolio and expertise to drive customer revenue and profitability. Whether the choice of payment is by debit or credit card, gift card, check or mobile phone, online or at the checkout counter, First Data takes every opportunity to go beyond the transaction.
Andy Halperin, Mutual of Omaha Bank
Cara Crifasi, First Data