Bangor Federal Credit Union Renews Core Processing Agreement

Synergent is pleased to announce that Bangor Federal Credit Union has signed a new ten-year outsourcing agreement with Synergent to provide the Symitar® Episys® core platform.

“We look forward to continuing our relationship with Synergent,” said Basil Closson, President & CEO of Bangor Federal Credit Union. “Their team of professionals is deeply committed to helping our credit union provide our members with the best experience possible. We appreciate Synergent’s service and that’s why renewing our agreement with them was an easy decision to make.”

Bangor FCU is headquartered in Bangor, Maine, has over 13,900 members, and holds over $159 million in assets. The credit union’s field of membership serves individuals who live, work, worship, or attend school in Penobscot, Hancock, and Waldo counties.

“Our team is extremely pleased to extend our partnership with Bangor Federal Credit Union,” said Scott Johnsen, Synergent’s Senior Vice President of Operations. “Synergent appreciates the opportunity to continue to maximize Bangor FCU’s use of Symitar’s powerful core platform. Our combined capabilities will ensure Bangor FCU continues exceeding their members’ needs for years to come.”

Synergent and Symitar have a long history of working together to serve credit unions and their members in Maine and across the country.

About Synergent

Founded by credit unions in 1971, Synergent is a managed services provider that offers state-of-the-art and innovative core processing, in-demand payments, technology, and marketing services. As a service-driven and cost-effective host of Symitar’s Episys core processing, Synergent provides credit unions with the products and services they need to succeed. No matter what the product, our clients can count on Synergent to choose it, install it, integrate it, and help credit unions get the most out of it so they can focus on providing the best service experience possible to their members. For more information on Synergent, please visit, or call (800) 341-0180.

About Symitar

Symitar, a division of Jack Henry & Associates, Inc.®, is the leading provider of integrated computer systems for credit unions of all sizes. Symitar has been selected as the primary technology partner by more than 800 credit unions, serving as a single source for integrated, enterprise-wide automation and as a single point of contact and support. Additional information is available at