ATLANTA, Aug. 20, 2013 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Ebix, Inc. (Nasdaq:EBIX), a leading international supplier of On-Demand software and E-commerce services to the insurance industry, today announced that Ebix Sports Ambassador John Isner won the Runners-up trophy at the Western & Southern, Cincinnati ATP 1000 tournament yesterday. In a closely fought nationally televised final on CBS Network, Isner lost in the finals to Rafael Nadal, one of the greatest players the game of tennis has ever seen. Isner entered the final having scored victories against four Top 10 players in the world including the World Number 1 Novak Djokovic, Juan Martin del Potro, Richard Gasquet and Milos Raonic, in the tournament. Ebix SVP - Global Sales, Dan Delity, said, "It was great to see the Ebix brand on National television being personified by a true champion who has the same winning attributes as the Company - persistence, passion and performance - that make Ebix the leading provider of insurance software services around the world. We congratulate John for his fantastic performance this season and look forward to him continuing his success at the upcoming US Open championship." Isner, who moved to Number 14 from Number 22 in the world, in the new rankings that came out yesterday, has established himself as a legitimate threat at the final grand slam of the season, the US Open which starts in Flushing Meadows on August 26. About Ebix, Inc. A leading international supplier of On-Demand software and E-commerce services to the insurance industry, Ebix, Inc., (Nasdaq:EBIX) provides end-to-end solutions ranging from infrastructure exchanges, carrier systems, agency systems and BPO services to custom software development for all entities involved in the insurance industry. With 30+ offices across Brazil, Singapore, Australia, the US, UK, New Zealand, India and Canada, Ebix powers multiple exchanges across the world in the field of life, annuity, health and property & casualty insurance. Through its various SaaS-based software platforms, Ebix employs hundreds of insurance and technology professionals to provide products, support and consultancy to thousands of customers on six continents. Ebix's focus on quality has enabled it to be awarded Level 5 status of the Carnegie Mellon Software Engineering Institute's Capability Maturity Model (CMM). With a recent ISO 27001-security certification, the Company also has an ISO 9001:2000 certification for both its development and BPO units in India. For more information, visit the Company's website at www.ebix.com .
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