FIS Code Connect Named “Most Advanced API Strategy” in New Aite Group Core Banking Report

Key facts

  • Leading industry research group cites Code Connect as most advanced
    application programming interface (API) platform among leading U.S.
    core providers.
  • Code Connect provides a rich, constantly updated hub of APIs and
    application use cases for use by FIS clients in developing and testing
    new solutions.

(NYSE: FIS), a global leader in financial services technology, today
announced that its Code Connect application programming interface (API)
gateway has been named “Most Advanced API Strategy” in a new report
by leading industry research and advisory firm Aite Group.

In its Feb. 2019 AIM evaluation of U.S. core banking system providers,
Aite Group cited FIS Code Connect as offering “the most advanced API
platform and environment of the leading U.S. core providers.” Aite Group
also cited that Code Connect offers FIS clients with comprehensive
guides, developers’ documentation, frequently asked questions, and
testing services for application testing and development.

Code Connect provides a growing, constantly updated hub of APIs from
both FIS and third-party developers for use by clients in developing and
testing innovative new solutions to better serve their customers and
drive operating efficiencies. Code Connect also provides hundreds of
application use cases spanning a wide spectrum of solution categories,
from banking and payments, to consumer finance, analytics and
conversational banking.

As part of its focus on enhancing its client experience, FIS is one of
the first core banking system providers to offer standardized APIs
across its different product lines, covering areas such as system
documentation, testing services and pricing.

“Over the past two years, FIS Code Connect has grown into a rich,
thriving ecosystem of APIs and use cases across a broad range of
solution areas,” said Bruce Lowthers, co-chief operating officer,
Integrated Financial Solutions, FIS. “We are happy to see Code Connect
recognized by Aite Group and we are even more excited to see the
innovative ways that clients and developers are using our platform to
bring innovations to market more quickly and cost effectively.”

FIS clients interested in participating in FIS Code Connect can visit
Aite Group’s full AIM evaluation is available at their website,


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 47,000 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

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Kim Snider, 904.438.6278
Senior Vice President
FIS Global
Marketing and Communications

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