US-based lender Security First Bank has selected FIS as its new core banking provider to improve service and customer experience.

FIS claims that its core banking solution will help the bank realise its goal of increasing speed of account origination and other services.

The solution is also enable the bank expand capabilities, especially in areas of mobile, electronic banking, processing as well as compliance.

According to FIS, the lender will see better efficiency as its solutions work together directly and require less oversight.

Security First Bank chief financial officer Bob Wentz said: "Our goal is to make banking easy for our customers, whether they are conducting transactions for themselves or have come to a branch for assistance.

"We were impressed by FIS’ combination of services and support, and felt they could put us in a position to incrementally improve our bank and enhance our ability to provide excellent service to our customers."