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Exercise of Incentive Subscription Rights in IDEX

By | November 8, 2018

The board of directors of IDEX ASA resolved on 8 November 2018 to issue 1,631,250 new shares to employees who have exercised subscription rights which were granted in 2014 under the company’s incentive subscription rights plans at the various grant dates. The weighted average exercise price per share is NOK 4.38. Following the issue of the new shares,… Read More »

IDEX ASA – Third quarter 2018 report

By | November 8, 2018

Oslo, Norway – 8 November 2018 – IDEX ASA, the leading provider of advanced fingerprint identification and authentication solutions, has made significant progress in commercializing biometric smart cards in the third quarter. The company commenced shipment in fulfillment of the production order announced in September for sensors incorporated into biometric enabled payment cards. In addition to anticipated follow-on orders… Read More »

Mandatory Notice of Trade in IDEX – Incentive Subscription Rights

By | November 7, 2018

On 7 November 2018, Sarah Mathews, Sr. Director of HR in IDEX ASA, was granted 30,100 incentive subscription rights under the company’s 2018 incentive subscription rights plan. The exercise price of the subscription rights is NOK 5.12 per share. 25 per cent of the subscription rights vest per year and the subscription rights expire on 9 May 2023.… Read More »

Invitation to IDEX’s Presentation and Webcast of the Results for the Third Quarter of 2018

By | November 6, 2018

IDEX ASA will release its interim report for the first nine months of 2018 on Thursday 8 November 2018. The company will host a presentation at the Vika Atrium Conference Centre in Oslo at 09:00 CET. Management will be represented by CEO Stan Swearingen and CFO Henrik Knudtzon. The presentation will be broadcasted live and the link to… Read More »

IDEX Biometrics partners with XH Smart Tech in China and receives initial order for dual-interface smart card sensors

By | October 31, 2018

Oslo, Norway, 31 October 2018: IDEX Biometrics (IDEX ASA) the leading provider of advanced fingerprint identification and authentication solutions, is pleased to announce that it has partnered with XH Smart Tech in China, the leading provider of solutions on IoT and blockchain technologies which are both data user and data centric. The objective is to deploy biometric cards and… Read More »

Research: The Rise of Biometric Cards – Edition Q4 2018

By | October 16, 2018

This is a research about Biometric Smart Cards updated to October 2018. The data presented have been collected through various means, including interviews with company representatives, shareholders, researchers, developers, and people involved professionally in the smart card and biometric industry. The views and opinions expressed in this research are those of the authors and do not necessarily reflect the official… Read More »

Fransabank and MasterCard launch the first biometric card in Lebanon

By | July 25, 2018

In a groundbreaking move which is set to bring increased security and convenience to consumers in Lebanon, Fransabank, the fourth-largest bank in Lebanon, in partnership with Mastercard, a leading technology company in the global payments industry has launched the first biometric card in the Levant. The collaboration will provide Fransabank customers new cards with an embedded fingerprint sensor.… Read More »

Research: The Rise of Biometric Cards – Edition July 2018

By | July 19, 2018

This is a research about Biometric Smart Cards updated to July 2018. The data presented have been collected through various means, including interviews with company representatives, shareholders, researchers, developers, and people involved professionally in the smart card and biometric industry. The views and opinions expressed in this research are those of the authors and do not necessarily reflect the official… Read More »

IDEX’s sensor for dual-interface biometric cards integrated by Feitian

By | July 16, 2018

Oslo, Norway – 16 July 2018 – IDEX ASA, the leading provider of advanced fingerprint identification and authentication solutions, announces that its sensors for dual-interface biometric cards have successfully passed engineering integration and validation at Feitian, a leading provider of user authentication and transaction security. “We are very pleased that Feitian is using our sensors in their dual interface biometric… Read More »

IDEX Biometrics becomes a member of APSCA

By | July 2, 2018

Oslo, Norway – 2 July 2018 – IDEX ASA, the leading provider of advanced fingerprint identification and authentication solutions, reinforces its commitment to the Asia Pacific market by signing as a member of APSCA, the Asia Pacific Smart Card Association. APSCA is the business association for payments and identity applications in Asia, covering secure smart chip-based applications to the latest digital… Read More »

Powered and Next-Generation Cards – The Only Event of the Year Focusing on Biometric Smart Cards

By | June 21, 2018

The Asia Pacific Smart Card Association (APSCA) is back with the year 2018 edition of the world’s only conference fully dedicated to Powered and Next Generation Cards. This year there will be strong focus on Biometric Smart Cards with presentations and a seminar that will be participated by leading payment networks. The conference, that this year will be… Read More »

Research: The Rise of Biometric Cards – Edition June 2018

By | June 13, 2018

This is a research about Biometric Smart Cards updated to June 2018. The data presented have been collected through various means, including interviews with company representatives, shareholders, researchers, developers, and people involved professionally in the smart card and biometric industry. The views and opinions expressed in this research are those of the authors and do not necessarily reflect the official… 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 »

Grant of incentive subscription rights in IDEX

By | February 22, 2018

The board of directors of IDEX ASA resolved on 21 February 2018 to issue 5,215,000 incentive subscription rights to certain employees and individual contractors in the IDEX group. The grant was made under the company’s 2017 incentive subscription rights plan as resolved at the annual general meeting on 12 May 2017. The exercise price of the subscription rights… Read More »

IDEX ASA – Fourth quarter and preliminary year-end 2017 results

By | February 22, 2018

IDEX, a leading developer of advanced fingerprint solutions for mass markets, reports revenues of NOK 2.5 million in the fourth quarter of 2017 and NOK 17.5 million in the full year of 2017. In the corresponding periods of 2016, the company reported NOK 12.5 million and NOK 38.6 million respectively.  The biometric card market is at an inflection… Read More »

IDEX appoints Stan Swearingen as new CEO

By | February 21, 2018

Oslo, Norway, 22 February 2018 – IDEX’s Board of Directors has appointed Stan Swearingen as CEO, effective from 1 April 2018. Stan Swearingen is today Chief Products Officer at IDEX. The current CEO, Dr Hemant Mardia will continue until 31 March 2018, and will then join IDEX’s Strategy Advisory Council. In his five years as CEO, Hemant Mardia has transformed IDEX from… Read More »

Mandatory notification of trade in IDEX

By | February 2, 2018

On 21 February 2018, primary insider of IDEX ASA, Stan Swearingen received 4,500,000 incentive subscription rights under the company’s 2017 Subscription Rights Incentive Plan. Mr Swearingen, who is currently the Chief Products Officer of IDEX, was appointed new CEO of IDEX by the Board on the same date, and the grant is related to this appointment.  The exercise… Read More »

Research: The Rise of Biometric Cards – Edition February 2018

By | February 1, 2018

This is a research about Biometric Smart Cards conducted from January 2017 through February 2018. The data presented have been collected through various means, including interviews with company representatives, shareholders, researchers, developers, and people involved professionally in the smart card and biometric industry. The views and opinions expressed in this research are those of the authors and do not necessarily… Read More »

Biometric smartcards expected to hit mass markets this year and IDEX focussing business to capture major share

By | January 30, 2018

Oslo, Norway, 30 January 2018 – IDEX, a leading provider of advanced fingerprint solutions, continues to make strong progress in the buoyant market opportunity for biometric cards, and is re-shaping and focussing its business to ensure successful volume commercialisation.  Over the past few months, the market for smartcards with biometric sensors has reached a critical inflection point. Several of the… Read More »

IDEX hosts Investor presentation at CES

By | January 10, 2018

Oslo, Norway, 10 January 2018 – IDEX, a leading provider of advanced fingerprint solutions, is today hosting an Investor presentation at the Consumer Electronics Show (CES) in Las Vegas The Investor presentation will be hosted in the Sands Expo meeting hall at The Venetian hotel in Las Vegas from 11:00 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. Pacific Time and be… Read More »