Tag Archives: Fingerprint Cards

Powered and Next Generation Cards

By | July 5, 2018

Last year APSCA organised the world’s first conference and exhibition on Powered and Next-Generation Cards. In 2018 this trailblazing industry event takes a deeper dive into next-generation card products that are now being launched by innovative issuers around the world, particularly biometric payment cards. The Powered and Next-Generation Cards conference will combine thought leadership, innovation and best practices… Read More »

Fingerprints’ Cooperating With Card Tech On Dual Interface Payment Card

By | May 25, 2018

Fingerprints and Card Tech, a biometric integration company and pioneer in the biometric smartcard market, have entered a technical cooperation agreement. As announced today by Card Tech, it plans to bring a new dual interface (contact and contactless) version of its biometric payment card. The card is using Fingerprints’ T-Shape™ module, with ultra-low power consumption, superior biometric performance… Read More »

Card Tech’s dual interface energy harvesting biometric smart card enters final development phase and is powered by latest generation sensor from Fingerprints

By | May 25, 2018

Card Tech, the biometric integration company pioneer of the biometric smart card, announces entering into a technical cooperation agreement with Swedish biometric company Fingerprints Card Tech announces plan to bring the dual interface version of the biometric smart card to the financial markets. This new product, developed on parallel with the Contact Only version of the Biometric Smart… Read More »

IDEX Biometrics at Money20/20 Europe in June – less than two weeks to go

By | May 22, 2018

Oslo, Norway – 22 May 2018 – IDEX ASA, the leading provider of advanced fingerprint identification and authentication solutions, is counting down the days until the 2018 Money20/20 Europe event being held in Amsterdam from Monday 4th June to Wednesday 6th June.IDEX Biometrics can be found at Stand No: G32 and will be demonstrating some of their innovative… Read More »

SmartMetric Biometric Card To Fight The $22.80 Billion In Reported Global Card Fraud Losses – United States Accounts For More Than 39% Of Global Card Fraud Losses

By | May 18, 2018

NEW YORK, May 18, 2018 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — SmartMetric, Inc. (OTCQB:SMME) – Payment card fraud globally has climbed to over $22 Billion in losses*.  What is alarming for USA credit card issuers is that the United States has 39% of worldwide card fraud losses. SmartMetric has created a powerful biometric fingerprint reader that sits inside a bank’s credit… Read More »

IDEX sensors in biometric bank card end user trial in the Middle East

By | May 16, 2018

Oslo, Norway – 16 May 2018 – IDEX ASA, the leading provider of advanced fingerprint identification and authentication solutions is proud to announce that it’s fingerprint sensors are being deployed in biometric cards used for a new end customer trial, which is being run in the Middle East. “We are seeing increased customer activity in the biometric card space,… Read More »

NEXT Biometrics Group ASA interim report as at 31 March 2018

By | May 15, 2018

HIGHLIGHTS Q1-2018  * Revenue of NOK 23.3 million vs NOK 24.7 million in Q4-17 * Positive gross margin of 19%, up from negative 4% in Q4-17 * Raised NOK 120 million in gross proceeds to fund growth * Passed 4 million sensors shipped * Management team reorganized to strengthen manufacturing and scalability * Successful testing of new contactless… Read More »

National Bank of Kuwait and Mastercard make GCC debut of pioneering biometric solutions

By | May 14, 2018

Identity Check offers an innovative authentication solution for online transactions, while biometric card features an embedded fingerprint sensor to provide an additional layer of security when making payments in-store Answering the market’s growing demand for increased convenience and security associated with biometric technology, National Bank of Kuwait and Mastercardannounced two pioneering biometric solutions designed to improve online and in-store shopping at… Read More »

SmartMetric Reports 80% Of Credit Card Holders Are Concerned About Card Fraud While Other Research Shows 74% Of Consumers Value Security Over Rewards When Deciding Between Credit Cards

By | May 11, 2018

NEW YORK, May 11, 2018 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — SmartMetric, Inc. (OTCQB:SMME) – Security for credit card users is the single biggest issue uppermost in their minds.  SmartMetric contracted an independent research company that surveyed Visa Credit Card holders in the United States.  80 percent of the surveyed Visa credit card holders said that they were concerned about credit card… Read More »

Annual general meeting in IDEX held on 9 May 2018

By | May 9, 2018

Oslo, Norway – 9 May 2018 – IDEX ASA, held its annual general meeting on 9 May 2018. All resolutions were made in accordance with the proposals by the board and the nomination committee in the notice calling the meeting, issued on 18 April 2018 and 8 May 2018.Mr Morten Opstad continues as chairman of the Board for the… Read More »

Grant of incentive subscription rights in IDEX

By | May 9, 2018

The board of directors of IDEX ASA resolved on 9 May 2018 to issue 12,950,000 incentive subscription rights to employees and individual contractors in the IDEX group.The grant was made under the company’s 2018 incentive subscription rights plan as resolved at the annual general meeting on 9 May 2018. The exercise price of the subscription rights is NOK… Read More »

Mandatory notification of trades in IDEX

By | May 9, 2018

On 9 May 2018, the following primary insiders of IDEX ASA were granted subscription rights under the company’s 2018 incentive subscription rights plan:CFO Henrik Knudtzon was granted 1,500,000 subscription rights. Following the grant, Mr Knudtzon holds or controls 50,000 shares and 3,790,000 subscription rights in IDEX.CTO Fred Benkley was granted 1,500,000 subscription rights. Following the grant, Mr Benkley… Read More »

Proposal from the Nomination Committee of IDEX AS to the Annual General Meeting

By | May 8, 2018

Oslo, Norway 8 May – reference is made to the proposal from the Nomination Committee included in the notice calling the AGM of IDEX ASA published and distributed to shareholders on 18 April 2018 where the Nomination Committee states that its recommendation on the subject of election of Board members will be presented before or at the AGM.Please… Read More »

IDEX strengthens go to market organisation in preparation for mass commercialisation

By | May 8, 2018

Oslo, Norway – 8 May 2018 – IDEX ASA, the leading provider of advanced fingerprint identification and authentication solutions is strengthening its sales and marketing organisation in preparation for mass commercialisation of the company’s fingerprint solutions for biometric cards. The company has attracted several experts from the cards and payment industry and significantly upgraded its efforts on marketing… Read More »

NEXT Biometrics Shipping First Samples of Advanced Smart Card Module to Customers

By | May 7, 2018

  OSLO, May 7, 2018 — NEXT Biometrics (Oslo Bors: NEXT), a global leader in fingerprint sensor technology, today announced the company has shipped the first samples of its biometric module for smart cards to select customers. The modules are another key element of NEXT’s strategy for bringing its unique large-area fingerprint sensor technology to the smart card… Read More »

IDEX Biometrics showcasing its biometric innovations at Money20/20 Europe in June

By | May 4, 2018

Oslo, Norway – 4 May 2018 – IDEX ASA, the leading provider of advanced fingerprint identification and authentication solutions, is delighted to announce they are sponsoring the 2018 Money20/20 Europe event being held in Amsterdam from Monday 4th June to Wednesday 6th June.  Money20/20 is the world’s largest marketplace for ideas, connections and deals in payments, FinTech and financial… Read More »

SmartMetric Biometric Card Uses 100% Card Holder Biometric Validation To Fight Against Wrongful Declined Transactions

By | May 3, 2018

NEW YORK, May 03, 2018 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — SmartMetric, Inc. (OTCQB:SMME) – “On average, nine in ten transactions that get flagged today for fraud turn out to be legitimate transactions,” said Nathan Rogers, senior manager, product marketing for CO-OP Financial Services. * Merchants face a serious challenge in today’s marketplace as they try to balance the need for strong antifraud… Read More »

Mastercard Pioneers Remote Biometric Card Enrollment

By | May 1, 2018

MIAMI, FL – May 1, 2018 – Mastercard today unveiled a technology advancement for its biometric cards. With biometrics representing the next generation in securing payments, Mastercard developed a way for people to easily and conveniently register their fingerprint onto the biometric card in the comfort of their home. Mastercard is on a mission to eliminate the use of… Read More »

NEXT Biometrics Achieves Important Milestone for Contactless Smart Card Development

By | April 25, 2018

OSLO, April 25, 2018 – NEXT Biometrics (Oslo Bors:NEXT), today announced it has achieved an important first step in meeting the key requirements necessary for commercialization of the company’s fingerprint sensor technology for contactless smart cards.  Earlier this month, NEXT smart card modules successfully performed biometric functions powered only by an ISO/IEC 14443 contactless reader. The testing also… Read More »

IDEMIA and JCB Trial of the First F.CODE Payment Card in Japan

By | April 18, 2018

COLOMBES, France–(BUSINESS WIRE)–As announced at the Taipei JCB World Conference, on November 2, 2017, IDEMIA, the global leader in Augmented Identity, and JCB, the leading international payment network in Japan, have started the pilot of the first F.CODE Japanese payment card. “F for fingerprint”: embrace the future of payments with biometrics. F.CODE takes card payments to the next level… Read More »