IDEX Biometrics

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    IDEX Biometrics develops and sells fingerprint imaging and recognition technology. It offers off-chip and silicon fingerprint sensors for use in various applications, including mobility platforms, computer platforms and peripherals, payment and security, identification and personalization, healthcare and banking, and security enabled or personalized consumer electronics.

    TypePublic
    Founded1996
    HQFornebu, NO
    Websiteidexbiometrics.com

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    Employees (est.) (Feb 2019)93(-16%)

    Key People/Management at IDEX Biometrics

    Fred Benkley

    Fred Benkley

    Chief Technology Officer
    Henrik Knudtzon

    Henrik Knudtzon

    CFO
    Guido Bertocci

    Guido Bertocci

    VP, Software Engineering
    Anthony Eaton

    Anthony Eaton

    VP, Systems Engineering
    Chris Ludden

    Chris Ludden

    VP, Silicon Engineering
    Sarah Mathews

    Sarah Mathews

    Sr. Director of Group HR
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    IDEX Biometrics Office Locations

    IDEX Biometrics has offices in Fornebu, Rochester, Wilmington, Pudong and in 1 other location
    Fornebu, NO (HQ)
    Martin Linges vei 25
    Pudong, CN
    Room 305, Block 1, A-Sun Center 399 Shengxia Road Zhangjiang Hi-Tech Zone
    Farnborough, GB
    Abbey House 282 Farnborough Road
    Rochester, US
    100 Meridian Centre Blvd #230
    Wilmington, US
    187 Ballardvale St B211
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    IDEX Biometrics Online and Social Media Presence

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    IDEX Biometrics News and Updates

    Disclosure of Voting Rights in IDEX Biometrics’s - Chair Morten Opstad - 5 Dec 2019

    By the close of business on 5 May 2017, Morten Opstad, Chair of the Board of Directors of IDEX Biometrics ASA, held the following voting rights in IDEX:

    Mandatory Notice of Trade in IDEX Biometrics - Incentive Subscription Rights 4 December 2019

    On 4 December 2019, VP of Finance Erling Svela was granted incentive subscription rights (SRs) under the IDEX Biometrics’s 2019 incentive subscription rights plan. The exercise price of the SRs is NOK 0.15 per share. 50% of the SRs vest per year over two years and the SRs expire on 9 May 2024. After…

    Grant of Incentive Subscription Rights in IDEX 4 Dec 2019

    The board of directors of IDEX Biometrics ASA resolved on 4 December 2019 to issue 4,938,543 incentive subscription rights to employees in the IDEX group. The grant was made under the company's 2019 incentive subscription rights plan as resolved at the annual general meeting on 9 May 2019. The exerc…

    Registration of Tranche One Private Placement in IDEX Biometrics

    Reference is made to the notice on 18 November 2019 about a private placement of 120 million shares, raising NOK 90 million (USD 10 million). Tranche One of the share capital increase, 55,425,407shares has been registered and the shares will be delivered soonest. The company's share capital is NOK 9…

    IDEX has successfully completed a private placement of shares, raising NOK 90 million (USD 10 million)

    Oslo, Norway, 18 November 2019:  IDEX Biometrics ASA, a leading provider of advanced fingerprint identification and authentication solutions, has successfully obtained subscription for 120 million new shares at NOK 0.75 per share, raising NOK 90.0 million (USD 9.9 million).

    IDEX Biometrics and DWA collaborate to bring biometric secure access smart cards to market

    Oslo, Norway, 13 November 2019: IDEX Biometrics ASA, a leading provider of advanced fingerprint identification and authentication solutions, has been chosen by DongWoon Anatech, a specialist inlay and biometric algorithm supplier in Asia, to supply its SmartFinger® IDX 3200 sensor for use in secure …
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    IDEX Biometrics Blogs

    Grant of Incentive Subscription Rights in IDEX Biometrics 4 Dec 2019

    The board of directors of IDEX Biometrics ASA resolved on 4 December 2019 to issue 4,938,543 incentive subscription rights to employees in the IDEX group. The grant was made under the company’s 2019 incentive subscription rights plan as resolved at the annual general meeting on 9 May 2019. The exerc…

    Mandatory Notice of Trade in IDEX Biometrics – Incentive Subscription Rights 4 December 2019

    On 4 December 2019, VP of Finance Erling Svela was granted 443,100 incentive subscription rights (SRs) under IDEX Biometrics’s 2019 incentive subscription rights plan. The exercise price of the SRs is NOK 0.15 per share. 50% of the SRs vest per year over two years and the SRs expire on 9 May 2024. A…

    FinTech Finance:From card issuers to retailers: how biometric smart cards benefit the entire payments ecosystem

    With the roll-out of biometric fingerprint authentication smart cards, consumers will soon be able to make payments feeling more confident about the heightened security their new cards will offer. However, it’s not just consumers that stand to benefit from this advanced technology. Biometric payment…

    Finance Monthly: Biometric Payment Cards: What’s Actually in It for You?

    The concept of the biometric payment card is no longer a novelty, but rather a pressing reality. Read More The post Finance Monthly: Biometric Payment Cards: What’s Actually in It for You? appeared first on IDEX Biometrics.

    Global Banking & Finance Review: Securing the next wave of banking: why Generation Z will shape the future of payment cards

    Consumers in Generation Z (those born after 1995) are the biggest market disrupters right now. They are predicted to make up 40% of all consumers by 2020, and will account for 32% of the global population overtaking millennials (31.5%, born between 1980-1994). As this generation’s spending power gro…

    IDEX Biometrics – Let’s Talk Testing

    In our fifth Let’s Talk post on how IDEX Biometrics is more than just a component supplier, Andrew Robinson, Director of Programme Management at IDEX Biometrics talks about the broad range of testing that IDEX carries out. The development of biometric fingerprint technologies clearly requires a sign…
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    IDEX Biometrics Frequently Asked Questions

    • When was IDEX Biometrics founded?

      IDEX Biometrics was founded in 1996.

    • Who are IDEX Biometrics key executives?

      IDEX Biometrics's key executives are Fred Benkley, Henrik Knudtzon and Guido Bertocci.

    • How many employees does IDEX Biometrics have?

      IDEX Biometrics has 93 employees.

    • Who are IDEX Biometrics competitors?

      Competitors of IDEX Biometrics include SureID, Sano Intelligence and Integrated Biometrics.

    • Where is IDEX Biometrics headquarters?

      IDEX Biometrics headquarters is located at Martin Linges vei 25 , Fornebu.

    • Where are IDEX Biometrics offices?

      IDEX Biometrics has offices in Fornebu, Rochester, Wilmington, Pudong and in 1 other location.

    • How many offices does IDEX Biometrics have?

      IDEX Biometrics has 5 offices.