SHARJAH, UAE, June 21, 2015 /PRNewswire/ --
Infosys (NYSE: INFY), a global leader in consulting, technology, outsourcing and next-generation services, today announced that Sharjah Islamic Bank (SIB), a leading Sharia-compliant bank in the Middle East, has selected Finacle e-Banking and Mobile Banking solutions to enhance customer service and deliver new-age channel banking experiences. With Finacle, SIB will be able to offer its customers a wide range of features for secure account management and aggregation, fund transfer, payment, and financial management.
- Sharjah Islamic Bank selected Finacle for its product flexibility, ability to offer a unified platform to serve all customer segments, and for its extensive experience in the Middle East
- With this rollout, Infosys Finacle will deliver its proven Internet and mobile banking solutions to provide a seamless and personalized channel experience for SIB's customers
Jassem Al Baloushi, Head, Retail Banking, SIB:
"Sharjah Islamic Bank is committed to providing the highest level of customer satisfaction. We have undertaken a major transformation program across functions to deliver new-age banking solutions to our customers. Infosys Finacle is our partner for e-Banking and mobile banking requirements. We have selected Infosys Finacle's digital banking solutions to overhaul our channel capabilities. This will help us deliver a superior online and mobile banking experience to our customers."
Michael Reh, Senior Vice President and Global Head of Finacle, Infosys:
"As Islamic banking matures, ensuring superior customer experience and omni-channel access will be critical for growth. Infosys Finacle's digital-channel functionality will put in place a robust platform at Sharjah Islamic Bank that will enable a world-class banking experience for customers. This partnership further adds to the growing number of Finacle deployments in the region."
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