Fingerprint Cards AB, Fingerprints, with its Swedish roots, is the leading global biometrics company, whose mission is to spearhead the development of biometric interaction that facilitates the conve- nience and integrity of the individual. Its value is proven daily by users in millions of devices, through billions of touches, who are in their own key – quite simply, with a human touch.
Fingerprints develops biometric systems comprising sensors, algorithms, software and packaging technoligies. The success is based on product development at the cutting edge of technology, which results in world-leading products in terms of security, convenience and performance. The current product range consists largely of fingerprint sensors and customers are primarily manufacturers of smartphones and tablets, where the company is market leading. As the use of biometric solutions increases, Fingerprints is working to broaden their offer by using different biometric techniques, or modalities, and to identify other market segments where the solutions can be used, such as smart cards, PCs, automotive and online devices (IoT).
The Fingerprints share is listed on Nasdaq Stockholm (FING B). The company has shown a strong growth and sales totaled of 6,638 MSEK in 2016, with an operating margin of 39 percent. Most of the more than 400 employees work in Sweden, but the company has offices worldwide, from Shanghai to Silicon Valley.
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