Sensing an appetite among community banks for more remunerative transaction processing, the vendor Integrated Bank Technology Inc. said Monday that it would offer financial clients an alternative payment system from the Palo Alto, Calif., start-up Bling Nation Ltd.

Mike Golebiowski, IBT's president, said the Cedar Park, Texas, company was intrigued by Bling Nation's system, which uses a contactless sticker placed on mobile handsets to initiate transactions that are routed across the automated clearing house network.

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