Press Releases

An overview of the most recent Giesecke+Devrient press releases.

Future Travel Experience Global 2022: Veridos presents new verification devices

06/09/2022 Berlin Veridos

Veridos, a world-leading provider of integrated identity solutions, announces the launch of it’s new VeriCHECK Selfkiosk and M600 document reader at this year’s Future Travel Experience (FTE) Global. The new solutions represent the next generation of products from Veridos’ verification portfolio with the aim to make travel more convenient and secure.

G+D unveils innovative solution to tackle counterfeiting and piracy

10/08/2022 Munich Giesecke+Devrient

In response to sales losses due to counterfeiting and product and brand piracy equating to billions across all industries, Giesecke+Devrient (G+D) has developed a new authentication solution SIGN®, for simple and rapid product authentication. Thanks to modern micro-optics technology, SIGN® offers the highest level of security.

G+D cloud solution enables tailor-made digital banking experiences to the highest security standard

04/08/2022 Munich Giesecke+Devrient

Giesecke+Devrient (G+D) enables banks to offer their customers personalized digital services in a phygital ecosystem. The supporting cloud environment including APIs (Application Programming Interfaces) have now received the highest certification level for digital payment services.

G+D pledges to end the use of virgin plastic in payment cards by 2030

20/07/2022 Munich Giesecke+Devrient

Giesecke+Devrient (G+D) pledges to replace all virgin plastic in its payment card products by 2030 at the latest to further support consumers and banks to fulfil their own sustainability aspirations. Being the first in the payment industry to make such a commitment, G+D expects the industry to follow suit.

Giesecke+Devrient acquires Valid’s payment and identity solutions business in the U.S.

30/06/2022 Munich Giesecke+Devrient

Giesecke+Devrient (G+D), a global security technology group, today announced the acquisition of the payment and identity solutions business of Valid USA. With this step, G+D aims to accelerate growth in the U.S., one of the world's largest payment and identity markets. G+D customers will benefit from the enlarged business size in the face of persistent industry-wide supply chain challenges.

Giesecke+Devrient and the European Investment Bank establish co-investment platform to invest in European TrustTech start-ups

21/06/2022 Munich Giesecke+Devrient

G+D Ventures, the venture capital arm of Giesecke+Devrient (G+D), is partnering with the European Investment Bank to invest in European startups working on solutions for greater security and trust in the digital world.

G+D shortlisted for the G20 TechSprint CBDC Initiative 2022

15/06/2022 Munich Giesecke+Devrient

Giesecke+Devrient (G+D) has been selected to advance to the next phase of the Bank for International Settlements (BIS) and Bank Indonesia’s global competition for digital central bank currencies, as part of the third G20 TechSprint.

Issuance of new ePassports in Denmark on schedule

30/05/2022 Berlin Veridos

Despite ongoing global supply chain challenges and shortages of raw materials, the Kingdom of Denmark has started issuing its new electronic passports on schedule. The security-optimized travel documents are produced and personalized by Veridos, a leading global provider of identity solutions, and Danish ID specialist idpeople.

Convenient and secure private 5G networks: G+D is part of the 5G Smart Venue at HANNOVER MESSE 2022

20/05/2022 Munich Giesecke+Devrient

Giesecke+Devrient (G+D) will be part of the 5G Smart Venue at HANNOVER MESSE from May 30 to June 2, 2022 in Hall 7, where it will showcase solutions that support the simple, fast and convenient deployment of 5G private networks.

Green Banknote increases sustainability in the cash cycle

05/05/2022 Munich/Tarragona Giesecke+Devrient

Giesecke+Devrient (G+D) is presenting a new type of banknote at the Global Currency Forum. The innovative "Green Banknote" acts as a blueprint for using ecological, resource-saving materials and production processes­ for banknotes. Coupled with durability and state-of-the-art security features, it makes a decisive contribution to a more environmentally friendly and efficient cash cycle.

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