1 SECURITIES AND EXCHANGE COMMISSION Washington, D. C. 20549 FORM 8-K CURRENT REPORT Pursuant to Section 13 or 15(d) of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934 Date of Report August 12, 1999 FISERV, INC. (Exact name of registrant as specified in its charter) Wisconsin (State or other jurisdiction of incorporation) 0-14948 39-1506125 (Commission File Number) (IRS Employer Identification No.) 255 Fiserv Drive 53045 Brookfield, Wisconsin (Zip code) (Address of principal executive offices) Registrant's telephone number, including area code (414) 879-5000

2 ITEM 5 - OTHER EVENTS Stock Buyback Plan On August 10, 1999, Fiserv, Inc. announced that its Board of Directors has authorized the repurchase of up to 3,250,000 shares of the Company's common stock, or approximately 2.6% of the 123.6 million shares outstanding. Shares purchased under the authorization will be made through open market transactions or otherwise that may occur from time to time as market conditions warrant. Shares acquired will be held for issuance in connection with acquisitions and / or in conjunction with employee option plans. SIGNATURES Pursuant to the requirements of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934, the registrant has duly caused this report to be signed on its behalf by the undersigned hereunto duly authorized. FISERV, INC. By: \s\ Kenneth R. Jensen ------------------------- KENNETH R. JENSEN Senior Executive Vice President, Chief Financial Date: August 12, 1999 Officer, Treasurer and Assistant Secretary