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TORONTO, Dec. 9 /CNW Telbec/ - CGI Group Inc. (TSX: GIB.A; NYSE: GIB), a leading provider of information technology and business process services, announced today the signing of a six-year contract with New Community Credit Union whereby CGI will provide its proven RFS(TM) core banking system with integrated loan origination and CRM solutions.
RFS(TM) is a proven core banking system used in 50+ Canadian credit unions, schedule II banks, and trusts coast-to-coast today. HORIZON(TM) Loan Origination System (LOS), used by 80+ financial institutions and HORIZON(TM) Know Your Member (CRM), used by 60+ clients, can be integrated with any banking solution.
New Community Credit Union is a member-owned financial institution working to provide the best financial services and products for their members and their surrounding communities.
"Based on recommendations from current CGI clients and our own due diligence, we are pleased to enter into a partnership with CGI that will provide us with a proven and reliable banking system," said Bill Zerebesky, General Manager, New Community Credit Union. "We are both excited and confident that the RFS banking system will provide us with a competitive edge now and into the future."
"We are very pleased to welcome New Community Credit Union as an additional partner in the Saskatchewan credit union system," said Paul Mackley, Vice-President, Services to Credit Unions, CGI. "We look forward to supporting their business plans and their members well into the future through our managed services. Our proven solutions and solid experience gives our clients the confidence that our core banking and integrated solutions will result in the highest quality of service at a competitive price."
For more than 30 years, CGI has provided IT, business process and managed services to financial institutions around the world, including approximately 120 Canadian credit unions, 24 of the top 25 banks in the Americas and 17 of the top 25 European banks.
Founded in 1976, CGI Group Inc. is one of the largest independent information technology and business process services firms in the world. CGI and its affiliated companies have approximately 26,000 professionals. CGI provides end-to-end IT and business process services to clients worldwide from offices in Canada, the United States, Europe, Asia Pacific as well as from centers of excellence in North America, Europe and India. As at September 30, 2009, CGI's fiscal 2009 revenue was $3.8 billion and our order backlog was $10.9 billion. CGI shares are listed on the TSX (GIB.A) and the NYSE (GIB) and are included in the S&P/TSX Composite Index as well as the S&P/TSX Capped Information Technology and MidCap Indices.
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