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3 February 2012
GENEVA, Switzerland – 3 February 2012 – Temenos notes the announcement made by Misys plc and confirms that it is constantly evaluating its strategic options. Such process currently includes a possible strategic combination with Misys plc to be effected by way of an all share merger.
Discussions are at an early stage and no decisions have been taken.
Founded in 1993 and listed on the Swiss Stock Exchange (SIX:TEMN), Temenos Group AG is the market leading provider of banking software systems to retail, corporate, universal, private, Islamic and microfinance & community banks. Headquartered in Geneva with more than 60 offices worldwide, Temenos serves over 1,500 customers in more than 125 countries across the world. Temenos’ software products provide advanced technology and rich functionality, incorporating best practice processes that leverage Temenos’ experience in over 700 implementations around the globe. Temenos customers are proven to be more profitable than their peers: data from The Banker – top 1000 banks shows that Temenos’ customers enjoy a 54% higher return on assets, a 62% higher return on capital and a cost/income ratio that is 7.2 points lower than non-Temenos customers.
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