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Biometric spending to reach $7.3 billion in 2013
New research claims that biometrics technology spend will rise to $7.3 billion by 2013
TSA boosts registered traveller industry in USA
TSA gives its full backing to the further expansion of registered traveller business opportunities
Cross Match appoints new President and CEO
James Grau will takes over the reins at Cross Match
James Ziglar to retire from Cross Match
Cross Match Technologies has announced that James W Ziglar, the firm’s president and chief executive officer, has informed the board of directors of his plans to retire this August.
South Korean first for Suprema
Fingerprint recognition firm Suprema has launched South Korea’s first IPO in the biometric sector, with 600,000 shares offered to the public at an opening day final price of KRW23,100 (US$23.03).
Digimarc/L-1 deal gets step closer
Digimarc has signed an amended definitive merger agreement with L-1 Identity Solutions.
OTI wins $2 Million voter contract
OTI to roll out biometric-based voter cards for un-named African nation
Digimarc Board rejects Safran deal
Digimarc Corporation has rejected an unsolicited offer from Safran in favour of L-1 Identity Solutions
Todd Wilkinson takes helm at Datacard
Datacard Group’s board of directors has announced that Todd Wilkinson has been named president and CEO of the firm.
SAFRAN acquires Sdu-Identification
SAFRAN has announced the acquisition of the Netherlands-based passport and secure ID document maker Sdu-Identification.
SAFRAN to make counter offer for Digimarc
SAFRAN to try and oust L-1 as top bidder for Digimarc’s ID business
Turkey implements SAFE ID personalization system
SAFE ID Solutions to supply its personalization system for use in the roll out of Turkey’s ePassport system
Cogent shares rally following Q1 results
Cogent Systems has announced its financial results for the first quarter ended 31 March 2008.
Five suppliers win UK ID card contracts
Five suppliers to deliver the UK’s National Identity Scheme (NIS)
3M-SPSL wins critical worker ID card deal
3M-SPSL has been appointed to manufacture and supply UK ID cards for critical workers
Atos and Sagem win French ePassorts contract
Atos Origin and Sagem win contract worth 80 million euros to produce France’s biometric ePassports
Strong Q1 figures for L-1
L-1 reports Q1 revenue at US$116 million compared to US$70 million in the first quarter of 2007, a US$46.0 million (66%) increase.
Cogent completes Maximus acquisition
Cogent Systems completes the acquisition of MAXIMUS Security Solutions Division
Daon joins FiXs network
Daon has joined the Federation for Identity and Cross-Credentialing Systems (FiXs), a coalition of commercial companies, government contractors, and not-for-profit organisations
Gemalto revenue grows 12%
Gemalto has made a promising start to 2008 by reporting an increase in revenue of 12% for the first quarter and a growth in its three main business segments.
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