Certegy Inc. (NYSE:CEY), a leading global provider of payment services to retailers and financial institutions, today announced an agreement with Bank of Hawaii (NYSE:BOH) to provide full check warranty and electronic check processing services to merchants in the state of Hawaii, West Pacific and American Samoa.
Combining Certegy's industry leading check risk management services with its merchant card processing services provides Bank of Hawaii with a comprehensive, highly competitive point-of-sale merchant solution. Certegy's check authorization service provides merchants with a secure and convenient method to accept more checks at the point of sale and process claims expeditiously, with a strong emphasis on customer service.
"We are delighted to add Bank of Hawaii to our list of premier retail and financial institution customers," stated Jeff Carbiener, executive vice president and group executive of Certegy Check Services. "This new relationship expands our presence in the Hawaii region and validates Certegy's commitment to provide island retailers with high quality, around-the-clock risk and payment services."