CGI Group Inc.

CGI Group Inc.

June 11, 2014 08:31 ET

Canadian credit unions coast-to-coast choose CGI as their trusted technology provider

Contract bookings of $33 million in first half of fiscal 2014 confirm CGI as market leader

HALIFAX, NOVA SCOTIA--(Marketwired - June 11, 2014) - CGI (TSX:GIB.A) (NYSE:GIB) announced today that it has renewed and extended contracts for banking services solutions worth more than $33 million with Canadian credit unions in the first half of its fiscal year 2014. CGI has longstanding relationships with credit unions throughout Canada from coast to coast.

"In our review of banking system options available in the market, our clear choice was CGI," added Dave Cronquist, vice-president, systems and strategy, Interior Savings Credit Union. "CGI's RFS™ banking solution, backed by the expertise of its banking professionals, enables us to streamline our operations, increase our efficiency and improve our member service."

"We are pleased to enter into an early contract renewal and extension with CGI for our managed banking services," said Allison Kasper, executive vice-president, operations and business development for Copperfin Credit Union, and chair of the Credit Union Services Association (CUSA) board. "CGI is a trusted partner, and we rely on its experience and expertise to help strengthen and grow our businesses."

"Supporting our client's business plans and their members well into the future is always a priority for us at CGI. We look forward to continue doing so through our banking services and integrated solutions," said Paul Mackley, vice-president, Services to Credit Unions, CGI. "We value our relationship with these clients and we are pleased to further extend our long-term partnerships."

CGI's Services to Credit Unions is a partner to more than 100 credit unions, banks and trusts and it also supports approximately 3 million end customers. CGI's core banking offering, RFS™, delivers multi-channel, integrated functionality to streamline and automate clients' end-to-end banking processes.

About CGI

Founded in 1976, CGI Group Inc. is the fifth largest independent information technology and business process services firm in the world. Approximately 68,000 professionals serve thousands of global clients from offices and delivery centers across the Americas, Europe and Asia Pacific, leveraging a comprehensive portfolio of services including high-end business and IT consulting, systems integration, application development and maintenance, infrastructure management as well as a wide range of proprietary solutions. With annualized revenue in excess of C$10 billion and an order backlog exceeding C$19 billion, CGI shares are listed on the TSX (GIB.A) and the NYSE (GIB). Website:

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