Tag Archives: Gemalto

Gemalto announces voting results of Annual General Meeting of Shareholders

By | May 18, 2018

Amsterdam, May 18, 2018 at 12:00 pm – Gemalto (Euronext NL 0000400653 GTO), the world leader in digital security, announces that its Annual General Meeting of Shareholders (“AGM”) held today in the Netherlands approved all the resolutions proposed by the Board. The agenda included items in connection with the public offer made by Thales (the “Offer”), which are conditional upon… Read More »

Gemalto: Certain Mandatory Daily Disclosures Under the Dutch Offer Rules

By | May 8, 2018

AMSTERDAM–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Regulatory News: Following the formal announcement on December 17, 2017 in respect of Thales’ intended recommended all-cash offer for all issued and outstanding ordinary shares (“Shares”) of Gemalto N.V. (“Gemalto”) (Euronext NL0000400653 GTO), all transactions by Gemalto concerning Shares are to be announced in a press release under the Dutch public offer rules. Accordingly Gemalto makes the relevant… Read More »

Gemalto first quarter 2018 revenue

By | April 26, 2018

– First quarter revenue at €650 million, up +8% at constant exchange rates – Double-digit revenue growth in Identity, IoT & Cybersecurity segment – Slower rate of revenue decrease in Smartcards & Issuance segment – 2018 full year outlook confirmed – On March 27, 2018 Thales launched its offer for all Gemalto shares ​Amsterdam, April 27, 2018 at… Read More »

Gemalto enables digitization of Hong Kong’s Octopus card into Samsung Pay

By | April 26, 2018

Amsterdam, April 26 2018 – Gemalto, the world leader in digital security, announced that its Trusted Service Hub (TSH) is enabling the secure digitizationof Octopus contactless smart cards into Samsung Pay. Named Smart Octopus in Samsung Pay, this new mobile payment service allows consumers to securely pay and travel by simply tapping their designated Samsung smartphones against an Octopus acceptance reader for payment… Read More »

Gemalto awarded multi-year service contract for new British passports

By | April 23, 2018

London, 23 April ​​​2018 – Gemalto, the world leader in digital security, today announces it has won an open tender with the Home Office, acting through Her Majesty’s Passport Office (HMPO), for the production of the next generation of British passports and associated services.  Gemalto, an international security company with substantial operations in the UK, won the contract following a… Read More »

areeba introduces Gemalto’s contactless biometric payment card to the Middle East

By | April 15, 2018

• Revolutionary contact and contactless card replaces PINs with a built-in fingerprint scanner  • Biometric card will work with thousands of standard POS terminals across Lebanon  • areeba’s new initiative is a first for the MEA region  Dubai, 15 April 2018 – Gemalto, the world leader in digital security, is supplying its Visa biometric contactless EMV bank card to… Read More »

Gemalto unveils two new enhanced security features for ID documents

By | March 21, 2018

After successful implementations, Gemalto invests further in color laser engraving technology to boost fraud protection and ease verification ​Amsterdam, 21 March 2018 – Gemalto (Euronext NL0000400653 GTO), the world leader in digital security, today announced the launch of two new laser-personalized innovations designed to further increase the security of official identity documents.  These advanced security features are available immediately as additional… Read More »

Riyad Bank launches Saudi Arabia’s first contactless payment bracelets with Gemalto solution

By | March 11, 2018

Dubai, 11 March 2018 – Riyad Bank is one of the largest financial institutions in Saudi Arabia and a leading bank in the Middle East. Now, with Gemalto, a world leader in digital security, Riyad Bank, is launching the country’s first ever range of contactless payment wristbands. Fitted with Gemalto’s proven contactless MiniTag, the bracelets are linked to the user’s existing debit… Read More »

Entrust Datacard and Gemalto partner to deploy effortless and affordable instant issuance

By | February 7, 2018

Austin, TX – 7 February, 2018 – Gemalto (Euronext NL0000400653 – GTO), the world leader in digital security and  #1 payment card supplier, has joined forces with Entrust Datacard, a leading provider of trusted identity and secure transaction technology solutions, to provide a unique, SaaS-based instant issuance solution for U.S. financial institutions. Instant issuance is a must-have for financial institutions In 2006,… Read More »

Entrust Datacard and Gemalto partner to deploy effortless and affordable instant issuance

By | February 7, 2018

Austin, TX – 7 February, 2018 – Gemalto (Euronext NL0000400653 – GTO), the world leader in digital security and  #1 payment card supplier, has joined forces with Entrust Datacard, a leading provider of trusted identity and secure transaction technology solutions, to provide a unique, SaaS-based instant issuance solution for U.S. financial institutions. Instant issuance is a must-have for financial institutions In… Read More »

Gemalto’s Discovery Service boosts on-demand connectivity activation for consumer devices worldwide

By | January 31, 2018

The new solution allows users to easily activate their mobile subscription of their eSIM-enabled consumer IoT devices ​​Austin, TX,  31 January 2018 – Gemalto, the world leader in digital security, announces its newSubscription Management​ Discovery Service solution. This initiative sets new standards of freedom for all users of eSIM-connected devices, such as smartwatches, tablets, connected PCs and many more. It simplifies the customer’s… Read More »

1LINK Selects Gemalto PURE White-label EMV Technology For PayPak- Domestic Payment Scheme

By | January 29, 2018

Karachi,(UrduPoint / Pakistan Point News – 29th Jan, 2018 ):1LINK, Pakistan’s largest payment processing body, announced its selection of Gemalto PURE white label payment technology for enabling “Chip and PIN” for its Domestic Payment Scheme, PayPak. The solution will enable 1LINK member banks to launch EMV-compliant contact and contactless cards, mobile payments, Host Card Emulator (HCE) and other digital services. This new… Read More »

Update on the intended offer by Thales for Gemalto

By | January 12, 2018

Paris La Défense, Amsterdam, 12 January 2018 – Reference is made to the joint press release by Thales (Euronext Paris: HO) and Gemalto (Euronext Amsterdam and Paris: GTO) dated 17 December 2017 in respect of the intended recommended all-cash offer by Thales for all the issued and outstanding ordinary shares in the capital of Gemalto at an offer price of… Read More »

Fourth quarter and second semester 2017 statement of the Gemalto liquidity contract

By | January 11, 2018

Amsterdam, January 11, 2018 – Gemalto N.V. (Euronext NL0000400653 GTO, “Gemalto”) hereby reports on the resources available on the liquidity account as at December 31, 2017 and the transactions carried out under the Gemalto liquidity contract independently managed by Exane BNP Paribas. As at December 31, 2017, the following resources were available on the liquidity account: 0 Gemalto shares € 9,942,097… Read More »

Zwipe and Gemalto partner to launch fingerprint activated payment card pilot with Bank of Cyprus

By | January 5, 2018

OSLO, NORWAY – 05 JANUARY 2018, – Biometric technology company Zwipe is pleased to announce that they have partnered with Gemalto, the world’s largest card manufacturer, to pilot the first battery-less dual-interface fingerprint activated payment card with Bank of Cyprus.  Gemalto has confirmed multiple upcoming pilots in 2018, with the first of these being with Bank of Cyprus. Commenting… Read More »

Gemalto launches the first biometric EMV card for contactless payments

By | January 4, 2018

​Amsterdam, 4 January 2018 – Gemalto (Euronext NL0000400653 GTO), the world leader in digital security, has been selected by Bank of Cyprus to supply the world’s first EMV biometric dual interface payment card for both chip and contactless payments. Using fingerprint recognition instead of a PIN code to authenticate the cardholder, the card is compatible with existing payment terminals already installed in the… Read More »

Gemalto: Certain mandatory disclosures under the Dutch offer rules

By | December 22, 2017

Amsterdam, December 22, 2017 at 11:00 PM – Following the formal announcement on December 17, 2017 in respect of Thales’ intended recommended all-cash offer for all issued and outstanding ordinary shares (“Shares”) of Gemalto N.V. (“Gemalto”) (Euronext NL0000400653 GTO), all transactions by Gemalto concerning Shares are to be announced in a press release under the Dutch public offer rules.… Read More »

Thales and Gemalto create a world leader in digital security

By | December 17, 2017

• €51 offer price, representing a premium of 57% over the closing price as of 8 December 2017 • All-cash offer unanimously recommended by Gemalto’s Board of Directors and unanimously approved by Thales’s Board of Directors  • Creation of a global market leader in the fast-growing digital security market, supporting the most demanding clients in their digital transformation… Read More »

Gemalto rejects unsolicited and conditional proposal by Atos

By | December 13, 2017

Gemalto, the world leader in digital security,  is best positioned to grow successfully on a standalone basis and create long term value for its stakeholders, including its shareholders The Atos proposal does not form the basis for constructive engagement as it: • fails to provide a compelling strategy versus Gemalto’s standalone prospects; • significantly undervalues the Company; •… Read More »

Gemalto in the process of reviewing the unsolicited and conditional proposal by Atos

By | December 12, 2017

Amsterdam, December 12, 2017 at 07:00 AM – The board of Gemalto N.V. (the Company) has noted the announcement last evening of the unsolicited and conditional proposal by Atos SE (Atos) to make a cash offer for all issued and outstanding shares of the Company at an offer price of EUR 46 (cum dividend in cash) (the Proposal).  On November 28,… Read More »