Cincinnati, OH-May 2, 2023-Neural Payments, a Fintech Pioneer in the P2P space, announced today that Firstrust Bank, located in Philadelphia, PA, has signed a multi-year agreement for Neural’s P2P solution that will come fully-embedded within their Q2 digital banking platform.

“We are excited to continue offering an integrated P2P payment option to our Firstrust customers, now in partnership with Neural Payments,” said Richard Hildebrandt, Senior Vice President of Marketing at Firstrust Bank. “Our customers need convenient and reliable payment solutions, especially as more payments move online and mobile, and with this partnership we will be able to ensure that our customers have access to the highest quality offerings.”

“Firstrust Bank shares in our vision and strategy for P2P payments and we are thrilled to have them join us on this journey,” says Melissa Kopp, Executive Director of Client Experience, Neural Payments. “Firstrust is very deeply rooted in the Greater Philadelphia market and has a reputation for listening to their customers and personalizing solutions to meet their needs. We are honored to be a part of that delivery and look forward to partnering with them to enable P2P solutions for their customers from within their Q2 digital banking experience.”

About Neural Payments:

Neural Payments was created to assist Financial Institutions in adopting change at or ahead of market pace. Leveraging experience working with banks, credit unions and payment processors on a global scale, Neural Payments will make a difference connecting institutions to the latest technologies and trends. To learn more, visit

About Firstrust Bank:

Founded in 1934, with assets of nearly $5 billion, Firstrust Bank is the region’s largest family-owned financial institution, one of the region’s largest and strongest full-service commercial banks, and one of the most consistently top-performing banks in the Nation. Founded by Samuel A. Green, who began the business in his mother’s kitchen in South Philadelphia, Firstrust is currently in its third generation of family ownership, operating as Philadelphia’s Hometown Bank® for more than 87 years. Firstrust offers a broad range of retail and commercial banking products and services to individuals, businesses, and institutions. In commercial banking, Firstrust Bank provides a wide variety of solutions, including commercial real estate finance, business banking, asset-backed lending, and deposit and treasury management services. Firstrust Bank meets the need of its consumer customers by offering a full range of deposit, lending, and residential mortgage products. Firstrust is a Small Business Administration (SBA) Preferred Lender, is a Top Workplaces employer, the Official Bank of the Philadelphia Eagles and serves its customers through 19 branch banking offices located in Southeastern PA, Cherry Hill, NJ, and Towson, MD. For more information, visit or call 800-220-BANK. Member FDIC.

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