Biometric payment cards in focus – impressions from Money20/20 Europe

Last week, the largest Fintech event in Europe, Money20/20, was held in Amsterdam, with more than 5000 visitors and 1500 companies attending. Precise Biometrics was on site to discuss biometric payment cards and to catch up … Continued

Payments & Financial Services are driving the biometrics market

In our recently published annual report we have taken a broader look at the development of the fingerprint market and its key drivers. One of the main driving factors is the increase in mobile payments. The … Continued

Industry webinar: Growing use of the mobile device calls for strong biometric security

The panelists at the industry publication Find Biometrics’ recent webinar agreed that the growing use of the mobile device as a personal authenticator increases the requirements for secure biometrics. The seamless combination of fingerprint technology with … Continued

Patrik Lindeberg, COO of Precise Biometrics at Trustech: “Biometrics will replace PIN codes on payment cards”

The challenges and opportunities of biometrics in payments, which is undergoing rapid growth, was the subject of a panel discussion with four leading industry players at Trustech, the large trade show for smart cards, payments and … Continued

Industry webinar: “Growing demand for spoof and liveness across industries”

The adoption of spoof and liveness detection software in mobile biometrics is becoming a priority among payment providers, OEMs and regulators to mitigate fraud via fake fingers, which poses a threat to sensitive applications like mobile payments. … Continued

New security suite tackles threat against mobile payments head-on

Today, in the run-up to one of the world’s largest gathering for the mobile industry, Mobile World Congress in Shanghai, and in front of journalists from tech and business media, we had the pleasure of announcing … Continued

Secure Elements raise the bar for fingerprint security – Interview with Fredrik Sjöholm, Senior Sales Director, Embedded Market

How do you make payments really secure on a smartphone or an embedded system like a credit card? Precise Biometrics solution is to fit fingerprint authentication in a so called Embedded Secure Element, eSE. “This will … Continued

Smart cards the next major growth area for fingerprint technology

The annual report that we published today shows that Fingerprint technology is well on its way to become a de-facto standard for secure and convenient authentication of mobile devices. Pareto Securities Equity Research believes that the … Continued

Liveness detection secures mobile payments

As mobile payments and e-commerce are gaining momentum, so are fraud and spoofing via fake fingerprints. Spoof-mitigation via so called liveness detection is a necessity for the biometrics industry to enable secure and trustworthy mobile payments. … Continued