We are pleased to announce the endorsement of FTPS’ Electronic Funds Transfer (EFT) services as a WIB-endorsed “Value & Income Program” (VIP), including: ATM and debit card processing, terminal driving, net- work gateway transaction processing and card production. See page 4. TheVIP Product Edge Endorsed Products & Services to Enhance Your Bank’s Competitive Edge | First Quarter 2010 VIP Tidbits Get Deposits, 100% Liquidity & Expanded In 2004, one-third of consumers preferred to deal with their bank FDIC Insurance with IntraSweep’s Demand remotely; as of year-end 2009, two-thirds do. Deposit Marketplace Intrasweep’s DDM is a virtual marketplace of participating banks that enables In 2009, SecureWorks blocked an average 39,821 attacks per bank client them to acquire balance sheet deposits, send deposits off their balance sheet, and per month, for an average annual total exchange deposits with other banks, all with daily liquidity. Banks can acquire of 477,854 attacks per bank! additional deposits to increase loanable funds, send out excess deposits to generate Debit card transactions are now more income, and exchange deposits to maximize their customers’ FDIC insurance than 50% of all noncash transactions. coverage without decreasing their deposit base. In 2009, small business credit cards DDM can help your bank: accounted for 11% of all Visa and MasterCard charges, about four times • Expand FDIC protection and 100% liquidity to: municipals, the penetration in 1999. 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Diligent • Preferred pricing (in addition to the WIB Members’ Only pricing) Boardbooks offers WIB members a 20% pricing discount – more than enough to • Priority implementation pay your bank’s annual dues. • On-site bank personnel training • Complimentary marketing material • Complimentary local advertisement and public relations continued on page 2 • Eligibility for an all-inclusive trip to NYC for roundtable peer discussions The VIP Product Edge | First Quarter 2010 Page 2 CASE STUDY: Exchange Bank Saves Time & Money and Increases Efficiences with (VIP Tidbits continued from front page) Internet Bill Pay Up, When Economy Is Down: SecureWorks’ Log Monitoring Services The tough economy is leading more people to pay bills at the last minute, resulting in a boost for Internet payment. Consumer Data logs stem from every system on a bank’s network and details all of the online bill payment penetration jumped network’s activity. This makes logs a vital source of information for security, from 42% in 2008 to 50% in 2009. Two out of regulatory compliance and IT troubleshooting. The devices in a typical IT three consumers use their online statments environment produce millions of logsevery single day. Making sense of this large from their bank and credit card company as a budgeting tool. One of the factors during volume of log data is no simple task and it requires having the right technology, this growth is a trend toward paying bills people and processes in place for effective management. closer to the due date, a function of the economic downturn. (Western Union’s Money Founded in 1890, Exchange Mindset Index) Bank is the oldest and largest community bank in Sonoma Do You PFM? Online, personal financial County, California. For Peter management (PFM) tools grew exponentially in 2009, triggered by demographic trends, Tomaszewski, the bank’s information security officer, the log monitoring process technology capabilities and uncertainty in was a tedious, manual process that did not yield good results. Exchange Bank the banking competitive arena. uMonitor’s sought out WIB-endorsed SecureWorks tp help them tackle the issue. SecureWorks PFM – uView – provides an ideal way for is a leading global provider of IT security services protecting 2,700 clients banks to help their retail and business worldwide, including more than 1,600 financial institutions. customers take more control over their finances as well as leverage their online In 2008 Exchange Bank contracted with SecureWorks to automate its log banking platforms. management process. The results were excellent. “SecureWorks reviewed our Opportunity Knocks in Leasing. In a recent network infrastructure and helped us to implement a log management solution to SBA survey, over 80% of small businesses aggregate, analyze and retain logs from our servers and routers. SecureWorks also not only believe that leasing is a good developed several custom reports for us based upon the recommendations of the business strategy but they also lease their SANS Institute, and these reports are generated and emailed to me daily for easy business equipment. Their top 3 reasons: (1) Increased cash flow (50%); (2) no down review,” said Tomaszewski. payment (39%); (3) maintenance options “SecureWorks has given us greater visibility into our network operations, and we (39%). Seventy-eight percent indicated their top choice for equipment financing have been so happy with the work that SecureWorks has done for us that we are was through banks. 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The VIP Product Edge | First Quarter 2010 Page 4 Fifth Third Processing Solutions’ EFT Services Endorsed by WIB & WIB Service Corporation We are pleased to announce the endorsement of FTPS’ Electronic Funds Transfer (EFT) services as a WIB- endorsed “Value & Income Program” (VIP), including: ATM and debit card processing, terminal driving, network gateway transaction processing and card production. One of the nation’s oldest and largest EFT processing providers, FTPS and increasing drives more than 11,000 ATMs throughout the United States and revenue. in 11 countries and provides best-in-class processing to over 3,000 financial institutions, supporting over 50 million debit cards and FTPS has a solid processing more than 28 billion transactions each year understanding of what it takes to FTPS’s commitment to continual system enhancements and help community early technology adoption can help your bank boost its ongoing banks stay competitive and operate efficiently. We are excited to efficiency and help contain operating costs. Its philosophy to partner with such a well-respected transaction processor! support all its products and services in-house accelerates product development cycles and the delivery of superior tools to better serve For more information about FTPS’ products and services, please your customers. They are committed to assisting WIB banks in contact Todd Cline (312-704-6903; email@example.com) or Ed enhancing operational efficiencies, reducing non-interest expenses Barthelme (602-795-1866; firstname.lastname@example.org). Western Independent Bankers Service Corporation 601 Montgomery Street Suite 1200 San Francisco, CA 94111 Return Service Requested Inside: • Get Deposits, 100% Liquidity & Expanded FDIC Insurance with IntraSweep’s Demand Deposit Marketplace. • Case Study: Exchange Bank Saves Time & Money and In- creases Efficiences with Secure- Works’ Log Monitoring Service. • Learn about the benefits of using WIB-endorsed VIP vendors. • And more!