First Data Adds MeridianLink Account Opening
First Data Corp. said it has added the account opening solution from MeridianLink to the e-commerce and payment specialist's Internet banking service.
"Our goal is to help our customers drive revenue and profitability through the best Internet banking solution possible, and this agreement provides needed capabilities," said Brent Warrington, senior vice president and general manager of Financial Services at First Data in Atlanta.
MeridianLink said its multi-channel lending and account opening solutions are now in use by more than 400 credit unions and other financial institutions. More than 26,000 end users now use its enterprise business solutions that include Web-based credit reporting, the Costa Mesa, Calif., company said.
First Data is a global provider of payment services, including gift, credit and debit cards and check processing at millions of merchant locations and through thousands of card issuers, the company said.