Category Archives: Partnerships

Norwegian Minister of Trade Introduces Partnership Between Zwipe and Hitachi High-Tech to Major Japanese Companies

By | February 2, 2017

TOKYO, JAPAN– 26 January 2017, – Biometric technology company Zwipe was introduced this week to major card manufacturers and companies working in Fintech by Monica Mæland, the Norwegian Minister of Trade at a seminar organized and hosted by Zwipe’s partner in Japan, Hitachi High-Technologies. The purpose of the visit by the Minister was to meet with Japanese and… Read More »

STMicroelectronics Teams with Mobile-Payment Partners to Create Turnkey, Certification-Ready Solution for Wearable Devices

By | January 4, 2017

Mobile payments may go mainstream on wearable devices like smartwatches by taking advantage of a new ready-to-use payment solution containing technology from STMicroelectronics (NYSE: STM) , a global semiconductor leader serving customers across the spectrum of electronics applications. ST, G&D, and FitPay have used ST’s security chip to jointly create the first secure hardware and software solution that… Read More »

Giesecke & Devrient announces shareholder investment in Korean Smart Card Company Solacia Inc.

By | December 21, 2016

Munich (Germany), December 21, 2016 –Global leader in mobile security solutions G&D plans to invest in Solacia, an affiliate of Hansol Group, in order to move closer to major OEM customer and to strenghten the cooperation on innovative new business fields such as IoT and Connected Cars. G&D will hold 16.29% of Solacia’s shares as a result of… Read More »

StarChip and Cortus announce a strategic partnership to deliver Secure Solutions for the IoT, M2M and Industry 4.0 markets

By | November 2, 2016

Paris, November 2nd 2016 StarChip, a dynamic semiconductor company (subsidiary of Safran Identity & Security), and Cortus, a technology leader in low power, 32-bit processor IP, today announced a new strategic collaboration to deliver secure solutions for the Internet of Things, Machine to Machine and Industry 4.0 markets. This partnership will combine StarChip‘s expertise in hardware security with… Read More »

Zwipe and Chinese Tech Group Kuang-Chi Announce Joint Venture

By | October 31, 2016

OSLO, NORWAY and SHENZHEN, CHINA – 31 October 2016- Biometric tech company Zwipe and Kuang-Chi establishes joint venture to create commercial platform in China for Zwipe’s ground-breaking biometric authentication technology, the first and only fingerprint technology to operate without batteries. Zwipe. a biometric tech company and a global leader in biometric authentication technology, today announced an agreement to… Read More »

FPC, Zwipe Announce Strategic Partnership in Biometric Smart Cards

By | February 23, 2016

Fingerprint Cards and Zwipe have entered into a strategic partnership, the companies have announced. It’s all about smart cards. Zwipe has developed a system integrating fingerprint scanning into a smart card form factor, and moreover one that has the capability to harvest energy from card reader terminals as it swipes via NFC. Originally designed to address the payments… Read More »

Photon Future Invests in Zwipe

By | October 15, 2015

Biometric card developer Zwipe has raised $5 million in equity funding from Photon Future Ltd., the company has announced. Photon Future is a subsidiary of Kuang-Chi Group, an investor in innovative technologies. In a statement acknowledging the investment, Zwipe CEO Kim Kristian Humborstad explained that it would help the company in “preparing to expand our global reach and… Read More »