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IDEMIA Signs With Storstockholms Lokaltrafik “SL” to Launch the World’s First Ever Public Transport... COURBEVOIE, France -Sunday 13 June 2021  

(BUSINESS WIRE) -- Global development of next-generation payment cards is currently fueled by two key factors, namely ushering in EMV interoperability and security compliance and mass take-up of contactless payments. Thanks to its unrivalled embedded security expertise IDEMIA has been able to...

IDEMIA Collaborates With ClimateSeed to Invest in a Carbon Project in India to Offer Truly Sustainable Payment Cards -Wednesday 9 June 2021  

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- For decades, the “take-make-waste” model has ruled the global economy. However, we are now seeing a paradigm shift in Banks’ and fin techs’ strategic values; they are seeking a “reduce-recycle-offset” model to reduce their carbon footprint and preserve the planet....

IDEMIA Appoints Donnie Scott as Chief Executive Officer I&S North America -Monday 7 June 2021  

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Regulatory News: IDEMIA Group, the global leader in augmented identity, today announced that it has appointed, Donnie Scott, as Chief Executive Officer for its Identity and Security North America business, effective June 1, 2021. A 20-year veteran of the public security...

IDEMIA Enters the Japanese Payment Cards Industry as It Launches Its First Banking Card -Wednesday 2 June 2021  

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- As the global leader in Augmented Identity, payment card issuance and payment solutions, IDEMIA (Japan office: Shibuya-ku, Tokyo, Vice President of Japan Sales: Nezu Nobuyoshi), today announced that it will provide dual-interface credit cards to financial institutions in Japan...

IDEMIA Helps Société Générale Launch Its First Recycled Plastic Cards -Saturday 22 May 2021  

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- IDEMIA, the global leader in Augmented Identity, supports Société Générale to bring to market its latest eco-friendly card range, which was launched May 3rd under the Visa banner. In a market increasingly dominated by environmental issues, Société Générale pledges to...

IDEMIA Appoints Astrid Warren as Chief People Officer -Thursday 20 May 2021  

(BUSINESS WIRE) -- IDEMIA Group announced today the appointment of Astrid Warren as Chief People Officer and a member of the Executive Committee, effective May 18th 2021. Astrid comes with over 20 years of experience in leading HR in global technology organizations. Reporting directly to...

IDEMIA Appoints John Hynes as Group Board Member -Saturday 1 May 2021  

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- John Hynes comes with over 30 years of top management experience in organizations serving both public and private sectors, including CEO of leading technology companies. His expertise in the tech industry, particularly in the US federal market, will greatly contribute to...

IDEMIA and Razer Fintech’s LED-enabled Razer Card wins Technology Excellence Award for FinTech Payment Cards -Thursday 29 April 2021  

(BUSINESS WIRE) -- Razer Fintech and IDEMIA clinched the Singapore Business Review (SBR) Technology Excellence Award for ‘FinTech Payment Cards’ for its LED-enabled Razer Card, the first of its kind in Singapore. The physical prepaid card can be used to make payments at any VISA-accepting...

IDEMIA Will Present Its Q1 2021 Financial Results to Investors on April 28, 2021 -Tuesday 27 April 2021

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- IDEMIA, the global leader in Augmented Identity, today announced that it will present its Q1 2021 financial results to investors on Wednesday April 28, 2021. Pierre Barrial (President & CEO), Didier Fontaine (COO) and Laurent Lemaire (CFO) will be presenting the financial...

IDEMIA and INTERPOL Further Their Partnership to Supply Brand New Multi-Biometric System -Friday 16 April 2021  

(BUSINESS WIRE) -- Following the renewal of an existing contract, IDEMIA will deliver INTERPOL’s new identification system that will usher in enhanced capabilities such as higher matching accuracy and more user-friendly interfaces. Designed and scaled so that police officers in member states...

IDEMIA Launches Health Travel Pass, Which Seeks to Help Governments Boost Border-Crossing Traveler Traffic -Tuesday 13 April 2021  

IDEMIA launches Health Travel Pass, a secure solution so that health certificates can be distributed to various international parties involved, while preserving travelers’ health data security and privacy. This solution is based on ICAO1 standards for travel-related public health evidence...

IDEMIA’s Facial Recognition Ranked #1 in NIST’s Latest FRVT Test -Tuesday 6 April 2021  

(BUSINESS WIRE) -- IDEMIA’s facial recognition 1:N algorithm achieved best for accuracy in the latest Face Recognition Vendor Test (FRVT) from the National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST)1. IDEMIA today announced that its facial recognition algorithm 1:N came top among 75...

IDEMIA and Cybernetica Announce a Partnership to Offer Innovative Smartphone-Based ID Authentication and an eSignature -Friday 26 March 2021  

IDEMIA, global leader in Augmented Identity, and Cybernetica, leader in secure data transmissions and digital identity, partner up to offer governments and other interested parties a new two-in-one digital ID solution. The solution aims to reinforce trust in mobile-based ID authentication...

IDEMIA Showcases Industry-Leading Facial Recognition Technology at DHS 2020 Biometric Technology Rally -Tuesday 23 March 2021  

(BUSINESS WIRE) -- Today, IDEMIA, the global leader in Augmented Identity, announced a top-tier finish during the 2020 Biometric Technology Rally, hosted by the Department of Homeland Security (DHS) Science and Technology Directorate (S&T). During the Rally, IDEMIA’s overall performance...

GREENCONNECT by IDEMIA™ Gives Mobile Operators a Way to Achieve Sustainable Connectivity -Thursday 18 March 2021  

(BUSINESS WIRE) -- IDEMIA, the global leader in Augmented Identity, today announced the launch of GREENCONNECT by IDEMIA, an environmentally-friendly offer to support mobile operators’ switch to sustainable practices. As the planet demands real-world action to reduce the impact of...

IDEMIA, G+D and NXP Launch WLA to Offer Smart Card and Online Payment Firms an Independent Contactless Payment Standard ... -Friday 12 March 2021  

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- The White Label Alliance (WLA) was formed in response to increasing global demand for next-generation, independent payment solutions. WLA consolidates and sets independent standards for contact and contactless cards, mobile and other form factors and payment terminal...

Emirates Islamic Collaborates with IDEMIA on New Smart Metal Art Cards to Enhance Payment Experience -Tuesday 9 March 2021  

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- In a survey conducted last year, it was noted that 73% of global millennials prefer a metal card over a plastic one1. To support financial institutions in delivering the premium payment experience demanded by this demographic, IDEMIA is proud to introduce its Smart Metal Art...

IDEMIA to Participate in the UK Government’s Digital Identity Pilot -Friday 5 March 2021  

IDEMIA announces the signature of a contract to participate in the UK government’s Document Checking Service (DCS) pilot The pilot will enable service providers to benefit from instant passport checks by delivering a digital “root of trust” IDEMIA will incorporate this new...

HUBUC Teams up With IDEMIA to Provide Dynamic CVV MOTION CODE™ Card to Help Fight Fraud -Tuesday 23 February 2021  

(BUSINESS WIRE) -- Embedded financial services provider HUBUC announces the launch of payment cards underpinned by MOTION CODE™ - a dynamic CVV technology – from IDEMIA, the world leader in Augmented Identity, for online shopping across Europe. HUBUC is a novel embedded financial services...

SadaPay Partners With IDEMIA to Revolutionize and Expand Digital Payment Services in Pakistan -Friday 19 February 2021  

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- With IDEMIA’s Global Fintech Accelerator Card Program, the Pakistan-based fintech firm can now effectively scale-up its operations and offer a superior payment experience, powered by state of the art technology. As the world goes digital, payment cards are arguably the last...