Samsung’s new Galaxy Watch Smartwatch Uses G+D Mobile Security’s eSIM Technology for Seamless Connectivity
Yesterday, Samsung Mobile globally launched the next generation of their successful Samsung Gear smartwatch, the Samsung Galaxy Watch. The powerful and feature rich smartwatch integrates a consumer embedded SIM (eSIM) solution, exclusively supplied by G+D Mobile Security. This latest generation of Samsung smartwatches supports remote profile management over-the-air with mobile network operators (MNOs) in all regions. Consumers benefit from a user-friendly connectivity and seamless device management.
Giesecke+Devrient Successfully Places a Bonded Loan of 200 Million Euros
Global security technology group Giesecke+Devrient has, for the first time in its history, placed a bonded loan in the amount of 200 million Euros. The company is thus taking advantage of the favorable conditions on the capital market. In view of the high demand from investors, the original target volume was more than doubled.
Veridos Wins €340 Million Contract in Bangladesh
Berlin, July 19, 2018 – World-leading identity solutions provider Veridos, a joint venture of Giesecke+Devrient and state-owned Bundesdruckerei, has announced today the conclusion of a major contract. The Ministry of Home Affairs of the People’s Republic of Bangladesh, acting through the Department of Immigration and Passport (DIP), has commissioned Veridos with the supply, installation, and implementation of next generation electronic passports and border control systems in Bangladesh. The contract, with a volume of around €340 million, will run for 12 years.
G+D Mobile Security and Worldline Cooperate to Increase Security in IoT and Industry 4.0 Applications
Today, G+D Mobile Security announced that it signed a Memorandum of Understanding with Worldline, the European leader in payments and transactional services, to cooperate in the field of Industrial IoT (IIoT) security.
Wolfram Seidemann New Chairman of the International Currency Association ICA
At its Annual General Meeting, the International Currency Association ICA, has elected Dr. Wolfram Seidemann, CEO of G+D Currency Technology, as its new chairman. The ICA is a not-for-profit organisation representing all suppliers of currency as well as all suppliers of products, technologies, cash-in-transit services and equipment used in the design, production, handling, and circulation of currency worldwide.
G+D Mobile Security Showcases its Secure Solutions for the Financial Ecosystem at Money20/20 Europe in Amsterdam
Munich, May 22, 2018 — At this year’s Money20/20 Europe event (https://europe.money2020.com/), G+D Mobile Security will showcase its fully digitalized banking customer journey, including solutions such as compliant digital customer onboarding and customer banking authentication with secure biometrics.
G+D Currency Technology with Focus on New Security Features and Intelligent Automation at the Banknote Conference
Munich, May 21, 2018 – Giesecke+Devrient Currency Technology presents the company's solution and product portfolio with a specific focus on new security features as well as intelligent automation in the cash cycle at the Banknote Conference 2018 in Dallas, Texas.
Giesecke+Devrient and IDnow Combine their worldwide market presence and Biometric, Artificial Intelligence Technologies to create global solutions for secure digital identification
Munich, May 17, 2018 - G+D Mobile Security and IDnow GmbH entered into a partnership to combine expertise and resources with the aim to develop AI-driven biometric and security technologies. A first result of this cooperation is the development of a fully automatic remote identification solution for international markets.
Giesecke+Devrient Continues on Success Course – Increased Revenue and Earnings
Munich, April 17, 2018 – At €2.14 billion, the global security technology group Giesecke+Devrient (G+D) once again exceeded the record revenue achieved in the previous year, with a rise of more than 2%. The adjusted earnings before interest and taxes (EBIT) increased by 4% year-on-year, to €130 million. This means that G+D has more than doubled its EBIT within the last four years. All business sectors – Currency Technology, Mobile Security, Veridos, and secunet – have again made a positive contribution towards this result. G+D recorded a significantly higher net income of €67 million, a rise of 28% on the previous year.
The green button is online: VERIMI is gradually launching its ID and data platform
• VERIMI’s basic product goes live and initially supports videoident
• Deutsche Bank and Bundesdruckerei integrate VERIMI from the start; further shareholders and partners will follow by mid-year
• Start-ups Weltsparen, Compaio and Docyet are application partners from the very beginning
• Further product features such as payment and ID functions as well as eGovernment integration will be added in the coming months