TSYS reported third quarter net income increased 27.1% to $32.3 million, up from $25.5 million in the same period last year. Revenue for the quarter was $178.6 million, an increase of 10.8%, compared to one year ago. TSYS also announced the signing of a LOI with Bank of Ireland to process its consumer and commercial accounts. Bank of Ireland will convert its accounts from its in-house system in the first half of 2003. After the conversion, TSYS will process more than 90% of the card accounts in Ireland and will service an estimated 14.2 million card accounts in Europe. TSYS announced it has set a goal of growing net income by 12-15% in 2003. For complete details on TSYS’ performance during 3Q/02 visit CardData ([www.carddata.com]).