First Nations Bank of Canada (FNBC) has selected Everlink Payment Services to enable it issue dual interface debit cards securely and reliably.
Under the agreement, the bank will use Everlink CCI solution to produce EMV Chip debit cards from a secure central facility.
The solution also provides distribution options to send the cards directly to the member/customer or to the branch.
FNBC operations vice president, Greig Cooper, said: "We have been pleased with the services that Everlink has provided on the switching and ATM monitoring side of the business and look forward to the continued growth of our relationship into card issuance and management."
Mark Ripplinger, president and CEO of Everlink, "Financial institutions across the nation have been adopting our Card Issuance & Management Solutions at a tremendous pace.
"As a highly respected organization with a unique mission and vision, we welcome FNBC as our newest Central Card Issuance client and look forward to providing them with the innovative and effective products they need to grow their business and satisfy the needs of their cardholders."
In 2013, FNBC is the first bank and fifth major financial institution to leverage Everlink for its debit card issuance.