Tag Archives: Press Release

First Quarter 2017 Statement of the Gemalto Liquidity Contract

By | April 10, 2017

Amsterdam, April 10, 2017 – Gemalto N.V. (Euronext NL0000400653 GTO, “Gemalto”) hereby reports on the transactions carried out under the Gemalto liquidity contract independently managed by Exane BNP Paribas. During the first quarter of 2017, i.e. from January 1, 2017 to March 31, 2017 (included), the following transactions were carried out by Exane BNP Paribas under the liquidity contract: 440,132… Read More »

Fingerprint Cards AB Expects An Even Weaker Q1 And The Short-term Challenges To Prevail In Q2

By | March 21, 2017

Press releaseMarch 21, 2017 Fingerprint Cards AB expects an even weaker Q1 and the short-term challenges to prevail in Q2 As the short-term challenges are expected to continue in Q2, Fingerprint Cards AB cannot confirm its communicated guidance for revenues and profitability for full year 2017. The previously communicated guidance for 2017 revenues was estimated to amount to… Read More »

OT Delivers a Full eSIM Solution for Windows 10 to Revolutionize Laptop and Notebook Connectivity

By | March 6, 2017

OT (Oberthur Technologies), a leading global provider of embedded security software products, services and solutions, today announced the availability of a full GSMA Consumer Phase 2 eSIM (embedded SIM) solution validated for Microsoft Windows 10. This solution is set to transform connectivity usage to the great advantage of laptop and notebook computer users, offering them wider coverage and… Read More »

Gemalto Full Year 2016 Results

By | March 3, 2017

Full year revenue of €3.13 billion with an acceleration in fourth quarter revenue growth Platforms & Services revenue exceeded €1 billion, a year ahead of the current multi-year development plan Company gross margin increased by +155 basis points, to 40.5% Profit from operations grew to €453 million with strong free cash flow of €318 million, leading to net… Read More »

The impact of Java Card technology yesterday and tomorrow: Safran Identity & Security celebrates 20 years with the Java Card Forum

By | March 2, 2017

March 02, 2017 As a long-standing member, Safran Identity & Security takes part in the celebration of the 20th anniversary of the Java Card Forum, an industry organization dedicated to promoting and developing interoperable Java Card technology products. Until today, 20 billion Java Cards have been sold, and Java is the most common IT platform worldwide. “Over the… Read More »

Consumers Voice Preferences, Wishes in Ways Technology Power Payments

By | March 1, 2017

Fifth Annual Mastercard Digital Payments Study Highlights Social Media Trends Around Digital Wallets, Artificial Intelligence and More SINGAPORE – March 1, 2017 – Digital wallets continued to gain prominence in smartphones and laptops worldwide and dominated the discussion of new ways to pay, with the topic now topping 83 percent of Asia Pacific conversations and 75 percent of… Read More »

CPI Card Group Inc. Reports Fourth Quarter and Full Year 2016 Results

By | March 1, 2017

March 01, 2017 Download this Press Release Q4 Net Sales of $67.4 million, Full Year 2016 Net Sales of $308.7 million Full Year Net Income from Continuing Operations of $5.4 million, or $0.10 per share Full Year Adjusted Net Income of $15.7 million, or $0.28 per share Full Year Cash Flow from Operations of $60.0 million Full Year… Read More »

Continued Progress On Dual Interface Biometric Payment Card Highlight Zwipe’s Q4 Update

By | February 28, 2017

OSLO, NORWAY– 28 February 2017, –Zwipe shared 2016 fourth quarter business highlights this week as part of its investor presentation hosted by Carnegie Norway, a prominent Nordic investment bank. Zwipe has continued to make progress on testing, product expansion and market development in all three product verticals, Payment, Access Control and ID solutions. With a focus on preparing… Read More »

Gemalto accelerate IoT innovation with new rapid prototyping tool

By | February 28, 2017

Mobile World Congress, Barcelona, February 28, 2017 – Gemalto (Euronext NL0000400653 GTO), the world leader in digital security, is introducing a rapid prototyping tool that will speed and simplify the creation of new Internet of Things (IoT) applications. The Cinterion® Connect Shield development board utilizes the popular and highly accessible Arduino¹ design environment, and features an intelligent modem chipset optimized… Read More »

GigSky chooses Gemalto to enable seamless connectivity for devices around the world

By | February 28, 2017

Mobile World Congress, Barcelona, 28 Feb, 2017 – Gemalto (Euronext NL0000400653 GTO), the world leader in digital security, will supply GigSky with its On-Demand Connectivity (ODC) services on a GSMA1compliant embedded SIM (eSIM) with remote management capabilities. Devices enabled with these eSIMs will allow end-users to choose short-term data plans across the globe. GigSky offers mobile connectivity solutions for… Read More »

Safran: 2016 annual results

By | February 24, 2017

Objectives met or exceeded, further operational progress in 2016 Smooth entry into service of LEAP, transition on track Strategic milestones: closing of launcher JV with Airbus, ongoing sale of Security activities and planned acquisition of Zodiac Aerospace 2017-20 Financial ambition re-affirmed   Paris, February 24, 2017  All figures in this press release represent adjusted[1] data and continuing operations,… Read More »

New German Passport to Boast Enhanced Security Features

By | February 23, 2017

February 23, 2017 Germany’s Interior Ministry has released details of a new passport to be released on 1 March. A statement by the ministry on 23 February noted that the new safety features included in the travel document will “secure the high international reputation of the German passport”. Speaking at presentation of the new passport, German Minister of the Interior,… Read More »

STMicroelectronics Delivers Superior-Performing NFC Technology for Secure Contactless Payments and IoT Applications

By | February 21, 2017

Geneva / 21 Feb 2017 STMicroelectronics has announced availability of its latest-generation NFC devices for contactless payments and data exchange.The new devices include the ST21NFCD NFC controller featuring the market-proven booster technology ST has recently acquired, and two new members in the ST54 System-in-Package (SiP) family that integrate the Company’s latest Secure Element technology.  The ST21NFCD chip features… Read More »

ITW to Present at Upcoming Investor Events

By | February 14, 2017

GLENVIEW, Ill., Feb. 14, 2017 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Illinois Tool Works Inc. (NYSE:ITW) announced the following investor events: Chairman and Chief Executive Officer, E. Scott Santi and Senior Vice President and Chief Financial Officer, Michael M. Larsen will present at the Barclays Industrial Select Conference on Wednesday, Feb 22, 2017 from 9:45 – 10:15 a.m. (EST).   Senior… Read More »

Safran Identity & Security selected as the future exclusive supplier of the French health system’s cards

By | February 14, 2017

Safran Identity & Security has been selected by the GIE SESAM-Vitale to ensure the development, manufacture and personalization of the French health insurance cards, the “Vitale” cards. Through a six-year contract, the company will supply all the industrial services to ensure the delivery of the Vitale health e-cards which are necessary for the identification, the authentication and the… Read More »

StarChip’s Secure IC for Bank Cards Enabled by SST’s SuperFlash® Technology

By | January 31, 2017

CHANDLER, Ariz., Jan. 31, 2017 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Microchip Technology Inc. (NASDAQ:MCHP), a leading provider of microcontroller, mixed-signal, analog and Flash-IP solutions, through its Silicon Storage Technology (SST) subsidiary, today announced their embedded SuperFlash® technology is enabling secure bank cards through a secure integrated circuit (IC) from StarChip®, a subsidiary of SAFRAN Security & Identity. The IC, SCB136,… Read More »

Qvivr Secures Series A Financing Round and Expands Product Roadmap with New Mobile Payment Offering in 2017

By | January 31, 2017

SANTA CLARA, CA–(Marketwired – January 31, 2017) – Qvivr, a mobile payments technology company redefining personal finance for consumers, announced it has completed a $5 million Series A round of financing. Khosla Ventures led the investment round with participation from global investors including one of the largest multinational banks based in Asia. This investment will help the company… Read More »

Lars Söderfjell leaves Fingerprint Cards’ Board of Directors

By | January 25, 2017

Press releaseJanuary 25, 2017 Lars Söderfjell leaves Fingerprint Cards’ Board of Directors Lars Söderfjell leaves Fingerprint Cards’ Board on his own initiative, after dialogue with the Board. Fingerprint Cards’ board member Lars Söderfjell was released on Tuesday, after he was arrested on Monday alleged for unauthorized disclosure of inside information in conjunction with Fingerprint Cards’ profit warning in… Read More »

Fingerprint Cards’ Member of the Board Lars Söderfjell Taken Into Custody

By | January 23, 2017

Press releaseJanuary 23, 2017 Fingerprint Cards’ member of the board Lars Söderfjell taken into custody The Swedish Economic Crime Authority has today taken Fingerprint Cards’ member of the Board Lars Söderfjell into custody for alleged market abuse in conjunction with the company’s profit warning in December 2016. Also Johan Carlström, shareholder and former employee, has been taken into… 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 »