Provident Bank and First Data, the e-commerce and payment processing provider, have signed a deal to extend their merchant services partnership.
The partnership, which has existed since 2009, sees First Data provide PoS payment technology and services to the New Jersey-based bank’s customers across its 78 New York City branches.
Betsy Gomez, first vice president for Provident Bank, said: "The Provident Bank is New Jersey’s oldest bank with a long history of listening to our customers and providing the products and services needed in an increasingly complex financial environment.
"We will continue to rely on First Data as a partner that can support our efforts and provide the breadth and depth of client solutions we need to continue our legacy."
Brian Goudie, senior vice president for First Data, said: "Our core mission of delivering innovative products while fulfilling the brand promise of our partners supports Provident Bank’s long and rich heritage of meeting the financial needs of its customers."
"First Data is appreciative of our partnership with Provident Bank and we are thrilled to stand alongside them and their clients in this rapidly evolving payment landscape."