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With success of attendees, the Payment Media Seminar, organized by Asobancaria, took place on April 26 and 27 at the Valle del Pacífico Events Center in the city of Cali, Colombia.

Artificial intelligence, Biometrics, IoT and blockchain, are some of the lines in which the PayGroup Uruguay team moves forward, leading innovation projects in the ICT4V center.

Evertec continues its growing presence in the region and will be at the 4th Media Payment Seminar in Mexico.

We are happy to inform you that we closed the first quarter of the year with great success in our Networking events, strategic events for specialists in payment media, digital security, innovation and trends, that we developed in Panama, Mexico, Chile and Colombia.

In recent days, representatives of important companies from Mexico and Panama had the opportunity to participate in the events that we have been carrying out in these countries in order to publicize aspects of the integration with PayGroup and the new range of products and services that we will have available for the region.

The participants were able to share with our executives, who also introduced them to new trends in payment media, the new vision of security in the digital era and success stories, among others.

The ATH Mobile service, launched four years ago, reached one million users. ATH Mobile allows you to make payments and transfers from person to person through your mobile phone.

"ATH Móvil already has the support of 80 financial institutions. All this has helped us celebrate having reached one million users”, said Gustavo Díaz, product manager of ATH Evertec.

Being suppliers in critical processes of important financial institutions, implies an important effort in the internal control of the processes that support the services provided, in order to safeguard the interests of our clients, therefore, since 2006, with the implementation of SAS70, we have advanced accredited by independent auditing companies of world prestige. Over time, the regulations have undergone a continuous evolution that seeks to respond to the needs of internal control that safeguard the interests of our customers.

The first networking of PayGroup and Evertec took place on Tuesday, February 27th at the Sheraton Grand Panama Hotel. The event began very early in the morning with a breakfast for more than 45 executives belonging to prestigious financial institutions, service companies and government entities of Panama.

On Tuesday 12th and Wednesday 13th , the first Evertec breakfast was held in the Heliconias Room of the Hilton Garden Hotel. This event brought together more than 30 executives from the main banks, cooperatives, financial and retail companies in Costa Rica. The meeting, led by Juan Abbiati, Business Account Manager of Evertec, featured the presentation of Daniel Brignardello, PayStudio Product and Consulting Manager, as keynote speaker on "Non-Transactional Channels Monitoring". During his presentation Mr.

Throughout the year, we have made part of the transformation of our company, starting 2017 with a new office in Peru and preparing to take a step to another level, which would expand the horizon of services and solutions for our customers, and for all of us who are part of PayGroup.

Diego Nario, Product Development VP and Country Manager of PayGroup Uruguay, was invited by CMS People to participate as a panelist in the 10th National Seminar of Credit, Consumption, Risk and Recovery that took place on October 25th at the Esplendor Montevideo Hotel. The event gathered about 90 attendees representing the banking industry of Uruguay and executives from the financial industry. During the day, the main theme was financial inclusion, how the market and the business changed; and innovation.

PayGroup will be present at the 10th International Microfinance Congress organized by the Federación Peruana de Cajas Municipales de Ahorro y Crédito, at the Sheraton Lima Hotel, on September 28 and 29. The main topic to address this year is "Microfinance and financial inclusion in the digital age", with the aim of finding a space to reflect and discuss in depth the transformations needed in modern organizations to be at the forefront of modernization and changes in a competitive world in the Digital Age.

Between August 30 and September 1, the 17th CLAB was held at the Intercontinental Hotel in Miami, an event organized by Felaban and FIBA that promotes technology and innovation for the Latin American banking and financial industry. With a booth and a large delegation of executives who received clients and assistants, PayGroup was present to promote its solutions and services, as well as promote the company's integration into the Evertec family.

PayStudio Overwatch is a mobile app developed by PayGroup to facilitate and enhance users' experience with their payment media. Through this application the users can carry out a detailed control and proactively protect all payment media that maintains with the bank or financial institution. Users have the ability to define, very simply and proactively, how they want to manage their different payment media, and can even activate or deactivate rules pre-configured by them at any time, allowing even to block unwanted activity.

Following the good news that the 2017 has brought to PayGroup, a new milestone marks the expansion to one of the markets of greater growth in the region. The new office in Peru, located in Lima, is now a reality in the ambitious project that we have demarcated.

Our Sales Manager, Carla Chu, will closely monitor customers in the banking, retail and high-volume transactional business challenges, who can now count on PayStudio solutions in payments, collection, card processing, payment media and fraud prevention.

SAN JUAN, PUERTO RICO – July 3, 2017 - EVERTEC, Inc. (NYSE: EVTC) (“EVERTEC” or the “Company”) today announced that the Company completed the acquisition of EFT Group S.A., commercially known as PayGroup. Based out of Chile, PayGroup offers payment processing and software services targeted primarily to financial institutions throughout Latin America. The purchase price was approximately CLP 25,473 million, or approximately US$ 38.5 million at current exchange rates.

In a country where e-commerce, online services and digital government policies are booming, Banco Popular Dominicano, the country's leading private bank, is a leader in the transformation process towards digital banking in the Dominican Republic and has PayGroup collections´ solution for this purpose.

Last Thursday, May 25, the first edition of the PayGroup Sessions 2017 took place in Mexico City. On this occasion, over twenty executives from the banking, financial industry and main retails of Mexico met at the NH Collection City Reforma Hotel to attend three conferences about the industry.

PayGroup was sponsor of the 8th Congress of Access to Financial Services and Payment Media organized by Asobancaria in the city of Cali, Colombia.

On Wednesday, April 26, the Seminar on Risk in Electronic Banking and Alternate Channels was held at Asbanc (Peru). PayGroup was present at the event and had a presentation that was very well received by the more than 70 executives gathered at the Seminar. The conference presented by Daniel Brignardello was about the "Monitoring of non-transactional channels.