WI-based Fiserv reported that third quarter revenues increased 14% to $1.16 billion. The “Financial” segment 3Q/06 operating income was up 16% to $165 million. Fiserv “Electronic Funds Transfer” had strong sales results with 48 new clients signed in the quarter, bringing the total for the year to 159 new clients. The “Fiserv Clearing Network” added 81 new clients in the quarter and a total of 205 clients in 2006. During the quarter Fiserv completed two acquisitions, The Jerome Group, a full-service direct marketing firm and digital print provider, and InsureWorx, a provider of core processing software solutions for workers. The company updated its full-year 2006 continuing operations earnings estimate to be within a range of $2.51 to $2.54 per share, from its previously communicated guidance of $2.48 to $2.54 per share. For complete details on Fiserv’s third quarter performance, visit CardData ([www.carddata.com]).