Preserving culture: 25th anniversary of the Museum of the Printing Arts Leipzig
Living social responsibility: Giesecke+Devrient (G+D) has committed itself to this objective and established the non-profit G+D Foundation in 2010. Under this umbrella, organizations are promoted that are committed to educational work for children and young people as well as the promotion and preservation of art and culture. One such institution is the Museum of the Printing Arts in Leipzig. Here, you can see over 550 years of printing and media history up close. The museum has just celebrated its 25th anniversary. Furthermore, the City of Leipzig has now presented Verena von Mitschke-Collande, G+D shareholder and Chair of the Board of Trustees of the Giesecke+Devrient Foundation, with the Leipzig Medal of Honor for her commitment to the museum.
Paper mill in Königstein celebrates its 450th anniversary
The Königstein location in Saxony is one of Germany’s oldest paper mills. The “paper mill in Biela valley” was first mentioned in an official document in 1577. In 1991, the security technology group Giesecke+Devrient acquired the mill, and in 1997 it was fused it with the company’s Louisenthal subsidiary, an internationally active substrate and foil producer based in Gmund am Tegernsee, Germany. G+D celebrated the 450th anniversary in a ceremony on June 29 at the company site in Königstein.
G+D Mobile Security and Crédit Agricole launch pilot project with biometric payment cards
The French banking group Crédit Agricole is testing contactless payment cards with integrated fingerprint readers in a pilot project with 200 customers. The biometric cards in use come from G+D Mobile Security.
G+D Mobile Security and IDEMIA intend to create the White Label Alliance (WLA) to define an open standard for payment.
Considering global market demand for independent and standardized payment solutions, G+D Mobile Security and IDEMIA announce their intention to create the White Label Alliance (WLA) to provide a new security solution for next generation payment applications. The solution will be based on White Label EMV specifications and will enable ready-to-deploy solutions for domestic payment schemes and closed-loop worldwide.
G+D Mobile Security presents secure mobile solutions for seamless travel at UITP Summit 2019
G+D Mobile Security is demonstrating its comprehensive solution portfolio for public transport at this year's UITP (Union Internationale des Transports Publics) Summit. At the same time, the company can look back at 25 years of contactless ticketing.
G+D Mobile Security brings its innovative and secure solutions for the Financial Ecosystem to Money20/20 Europe 2019
At Money 20/20 Europe 2019, G+D Mobile Security will showcase an E2E customer journey, including a secure digital customer onboarding, a compliant two-factor authentication with biometrics and safe digital payment solutions.
03 Architects Win Competition for New Technology Campus at G+D Headquarter
Global security technology group Giesecke+Devrient (G+D) is working with implementing company MC Grundstücksgesellschaft to enhance the G+D company headquarters in Munich’s Bogenhausener Tor development through the addition of a new technology campus. The winner of an architectural competition to design the campus has now been selected by a prestigious panel of judges.
50 Years of Eurocheque: The History of a Great European
From paper cheques and debit cards to contactless payment: The eurocheque system, which officially celebrates its 50th birthday on 1 May 2019, has made a rapid career. What nobody suspected at the time: The foundation stone for today's modern payment methods was laid. Giesecke+Devrient (G+D) takes a look back at the eventful history of a great European, which has had a decisive influence on the Munich-based company.