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Formas Inteligentes have over 50 years’ experience innovating in security printing.
We are experts in combining different techniques (holography, high security inks offset, flexo, silkscreen and intaglio, exclusive papers, cold and hot stamping, laser cuts, braille printing, QR high security codes, RFID integrations, etc) to develop any product that meets your needs and exceeds your expectations.
We have ISO 9001:2008 and ISO / IEC 27001:2005 certificated.
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De La Rue
De La Rue’s purpose is to enable every citizen to participate securely in the global economy. As a trusted partner of governments, central banks and commercial organisations, De La Rue provides products and services that underpin the integrity of trade, personal identity and the movement of goods.
As the world’s largest designer and commercial printer of banknotes, De La Rue designs, manufactures and delivers banknotes, banknote substrates and security features to customers in a world where currency will continue to be a key part of the developing payments eco-system. De La Rue is the only fully integrated supplier of both paper and polymer banknotes, and creates security features that ensure banknotes are protected against counterfeiting.
De La Rue is the world’s largest commercial printer of passports, delivering national and international identity tokens and software solutions for governments in a world that is increasingly focused on the importance of a legal and secure identity for every individual.
De La Rue also creates and delivers secure product identifiers and ‘track and trace’ software for governments and commercial customers alike to help to tackle the challenge of illicit or counterfeit goods and the collection of revenue and excise duties.
De La Rue is listed on the London Stock Exchange (LON-DLAR).
FNMT-RCM is responsible for the production of key documents in a citizen’s life to guarantee his identity and acknowledge his skills and rights. Indeed, one of the institution’s characteristic activities is the production of documents protected against forgery and manipulation, made in a secure environment and endowed with a solid guarantee and top-drawer quality.
The processes used in the production of these documents draw on the very latest technologies and undergo highly stringent quality and security controls.
Given FNMT-RCM’s wide experience in the introduction of identification documents, the institution is in a position to provide advisory and consultancy services for integral identification projects.
Proof of this experience is to be found, for instance, in the national identification systems of four countries adding up to a total population of over 90 million, with key-in-hand projects, including financing with international bodies.
Alongside this activity, FNMT-RCM’s mill in Burgos produces paper of a quality to satisfy the most demanding customers in both the national and international scopes. The quality of our security paper is endorsed by years of experience in production for the institution’s standard items, such as banknotes and identification documents, and also by its long tradition as an exporter to banknote printers all over the world. Moreover, its experience and technological level extend to its role as producer not only of euro paper producer for various European Union countries but also of a wide range of banknote and stamp paper for printers the world over.
CCL Secure is the supplier of Guardian®, the world’s most sophisticated banknote substrate currently issued on 78 denominations in 24 countries.
Our organisation is a trusted partner to Central Banks worldwide who use Guardian® polymer substrate to deliver transformational banknote management solutions via dramatically lower counterfeits, greater durability leading to significant cost savings, a cleaner note handling experience, and a 100% recyclable banknote.
Guardian® polymer banknotes, often referred to as ‘plastic money’, were first issued in Australia in 1988. Since then, strong collaborative partnerships with other leading manufacturers and a culture of innovation has enabled Guardian® to deliver outstanding long-term value for client nations.
CCL Secure is a division of CCL Industries, a market-leading supplier of specialist films. Our organisation is focused on exceptional quality and service delivery levels while bringing new and innovative products to the market.
KBA-NotaSys is a global supplier of security printing systems serving the banknote industry. Our core business ranges from design & pre-press activity to design & supply of production machines, systems & process control tools focused on quality, security, workflow & environmental management.
Key print groups covered are offset, screen, intaglio, numbering & foil application. Automatic inspection & finishing systems along with support & peripheral services complete the KBA NotaSys business package.
Our machines are used in the production of virtually all banknotes in circulation around the world.
A trusted partner and global security expert serving its clients since 1842, Oberthur Fiduciaire is one of leading private security printers in the world, now serving 70 countries. Oberthur Fiduciaire is a specialist in the design and production of banknotes, associated security features, and secure documents. Oberthur Fiduciaire’s know-how and expertise, integrity and trust, have long been recognized by central banks and governments across the world. The company is headquartered in Paris, has offices in London, and two manufacturing sites in France and in Bulgaria.
Polish Security Printing Works (PWPW)
Polish Security Printing Works (PWPW) is a company with over 90 years of experience as a producer on the securities market.
We offer our customers modern, well-secured products and high quality services. These include banknotes, passports, identity cards, security documents, excise tax bands and postal stamps – as well as plastic cards and electronic services.
Rolland Enterprises Inc.
In the Americas, Rolland Enterprises Inc.’s legacy and reputation for security are unrivalled. Its products, inimitable.
The historic Rolland Mill boasts generations of accumulated expertise in manufacturing security papers. Rolland Security Papers are made at the St-Jerome factory in Québec, Canada, which produces paper for applications such as Checks, Prescription Pads, Money Orders, Vital Records, Passports, Visas, Motor Vehicle Titles, Share Certificates, Social Security Cards and Tax Labels.
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Giesecke & Devrient
Founded in 1852 as a firm of specialist printers, Giesecke & Devrient (G&D) has evolved from its traditional beginnings into an important international group of companies.
Today G&D prints banknotes and securities, and supplies security paper and banknote processing equipment, as well as complete identification systems and cards and card systems for electronic payment and telecommunications.
Throughout the company’s history, it has consistently pioneered the use of innovative technology. Security and competence are the international high-tech group’s watchwords. Its customer-focused products, systems and services make G&D a reliable partner for all organizations needing to solve complex problems in security-related fields.
Established in 1818 as a producer of banknotes and state papers for the Russian Empire, today Goznak is the number one company in the Russian market for security printing and one of the global leaders in banknote and special paper production.
- Three printing plants (Moscow Printing Plant, Perm Printing Plant and Moscow Printing House)
- Two paper mills (Saint Petersburg Paper Mill and Krasnokamsk Paper Mill)
- Two mints (Moscow and Saint Petersburg Mints)
- Research & Development Institute
Goznak’s product range includes: banknotes, banknote paper, travel documents & IDs (including e-passports), excise duty stamps, various secure documents, plastic cards, coins & medals.
Every day, governments, companies and millions of people rely on SICPA to protect the integrity and value of their currency, personal identity and consumable goods, in a world where anything that can be purchased can also be counterfeited or tampered with.
Our customers need partners they can trust who are capable and dynamic, as well as leaders in security solutions.
At SICPA, we are trusted advisors to central banks for selecting and integrating security features into upgraded and new banknote series. Today we provide security inks and integrated security solutions for most of the world’s currencies, including the Euro, US Dollar and Swiss Franc.
We also provide the security printer with a wide range of security ink solutions and technologies that together with his know-how and unique design and printing skills result in counterfeit- and tamper-proof, easy-to-authenticate documents and products.
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ABCorp offers design, engineering, and production of secure ID and payment cards to issuers and government clients all over the world. We provide contact, contactless, and dual-interface EMV cards and personalization, and we are rapidly expanding our library of mobile and digital solutions, including NFC, HCE, BLE and tokenization.
Agfa Graphics is a leading supplier of pre-media solutions for commercial, newspaper and packaging printing, and of inkjet printing systems for both sign and display and industrial printing.
Agfa Graphics’ award-winning Fortuna security printing software solution is the standard and first choice in qualified security markets, and the best possible partner in the battle against counterfeiting.
Atlantic Zeiser ensure that passports, banknotes, ID documents, checks, revenue seals, lottery tickets or branded products actually deliver on their promise, we turn each document and every single product into a unique item. AZ is focused on the development of modular based individualisation solutions for different security market-segments.
Gemalto is the world leader in digital security with 2015 revenues of €3.1 billion.
In the public sector, Gemalto provides secure documents, robust identity solutions and services for governments, national printers and integrators in the service of citizens. Its products and solutions are deployed in more than 100 government programs worldwide.
Gemalto is contributing to more than 40 eID initiatives and over 30 ePassport programs with specific expertise in border and visa management projects. The company is active in major eHealthcare schemes and numerous e-driving license and vehicle registration projects.
Gemalto also collaborates with its clients to report and share best practices from around the world.
For over 30 years, GET Group has established a global reputation as a leading provider of advanced security printing solutions, empowering more than 25 governments worldwide with highly secure and durable travel and identification documents through a robust portfolio that includes personalization printers, laser engravers, laminators and secure document inventory systems.
Gietz AG, Switzerland, founded in 1892, is a byword for reliability in the security industry. 1986 Gietz supplied the world’s first FSA NOTA machine with hologram positioning capability overseas. As from 1990 more than 40 FSA NOTA machines were exported exclusively in the field of banknote printing. Gietz’ latest innovation within the security range is the FSA 1060 Foil Commander NOTA closing the gap to the super-size format by applying OVD patches and stripes on banknotes of any substrate as well as official governmental documents.
In February 2016 Gietz signed a sales and marketing agreement with Newmec s.r.l., Italy, to take over the world-wide sales and service activities starting from 1st of May 2016 for the OEM Product Secur 20 and 50. Those machines are well-known in the Government and Security printing houses for continuous stripe application in rotary principle by central drum technology, for example tax stamps, tickets, certificates, checks etc. This new machine series is a perfect addendum to our existing machine portfolio.
HID Global is the trusted source for innovative products, services, solutions, and know-how related to the creation, management, and use of secure identities for millions of end-users around the world. The company’s served markets include physical and logical access control, including strong authentication and credential management; card printing and personalisation; visitor management systems; highly secure government and citizen ID; and identification RFID technologies used in animal ID and industry and logistics applications. The company’s primary brands include ActivID®, EasyLobby®, FARGO®, IdenTrust®, LaserCard®, Lumidigm®, Quantum Secure, and HID®. Headquartered in Austin, Texas, HID Global has over 2,700 employees worldwide and operates international offices that support more than 100 countries. HID Global® is an ASSA ABLOY Group brand.
Imprimerie Nationale / SPS
The Imprimerie Nationale Group together with its subsidiary SPS, offers States, governments and businesses trusted solutions including added value electronic components for banking, identity solutions including electronic components, cutting-edge secure credentials and safe and reliable interoperable systems, but also innovative and efficient digital services, and secure solutions for complex printings and workflows.
Infineon is the leading provider of security solutions. For nearly 30 years, we have been offering the industry’s broadest portfolio addressing the increasing need for security in the connected world. Our tailored and ready-to-use security solutions serve a wide range of applications from smartcard and ID applications to embedded, mobile and Internet of Things use cases.
We use state of the art technology and interdisciplinary expertise to form micro- and nano-structures of materials and their surfaces to enhance products with new functions and properties.
We offer complex protection of products, documents and valuables against counterfeiting. This multilevel protection includes marking of materials that the products and documents are made of, security features on the surface of the products and secure packaging.
Our project managers have extensive experience in implementing projects in a wide variety of segments – from consumer goods and spare parts for vehicles, to protection of travel documents and banknotes.
Jura offers the following products:
- Graphic software packages – for intaglio and offset design of all security documents:
- High-resolution CTP – the most modern devices for producing offset plates
- Direct Laser Engraving (DLE®) – the state-of-the-art intaglio plate-making technology
- Covert security features – protection of banknotes and other high-security products
- Personalization – unique patented solutions to protect photo ID documents
- Pre-press QC – total security quality control including 3D plate checking
- Brand protection – track & trace solution and anti-counterfeiting tool
The Lahnpaper brand stands for a modern, innovative enterprise in the paper and nonwovens sector. We supply high-quality products, special papers and nonwovens. As part of the Kajo Neukirchen Group, Lahnpaper is an expanding company committed to progress, the consistent development of our service spectrum and sustainable innovation.
Our range of durable, highly wear-resistant materials with and without security features are ideally suited as printing substrates or base materials for multiple applications that need to meet stringent security standards.
Leibinger are producers of numbering machines, mechanical or motor-driven and electronically controlled, camera systems and inkjet printers. Latest numbering machine: Revolutionary LENservo electronic numbering system. Camera systems for verification of security prints. Leibinger produces safe and reliable quality made in Germany with 70 NC tooling centers, in-house R&D and galvanic & hardening.
Masktech an independent supplier of high security embedded chipsets, operating systems and related middleware for electronic identification cards, travel documents and authentication solutions. Our portfolio includes generic and customized mask or flash based operating system solutions for state-of-the-art Common Criteria certified smart card and contactless cryptographic chipsets.
MTCOS is available and Common Criteria certified on a unique variety of different chip manufacturers. MTCOS is a fully open standard (ISO/IEC) compliant multi-application OS. It was the worldwide first masked operating system with support of the ICAO DOC9303 (ePassport) standards and has been extended successively for eID, eHealth, eDriving License, eResidencePermit and micropayment functionality. Currently, more than 65 countries worldwide have trusted us to deliver their solutions.
Founded in 1981, the Mühlbauer Group has ever since grown to a leading global player of the security sector. With 35 production and service locations worldwide we have created a strong competence network around the globe. We specialize in innovative end-to-end ID solutions focusing on the production, personalization and issuance of secure ID cards and ePassports according to ICAO standards, and have established ourselves as a competent partner dedicated to implementing security systems. Access and border control systems, vision inspection technologies and semiconductor and RFID applications complete our comprehensive portfolio. Our clients benefit from three decades worth of experience we have gained during the lead in no less than 300 ID projects.
Otto Kuennecke builds intelligent machine solutions for secure personalization, verification, grouping, packaging and mailing of high secure ID documents like passports, ID- and bank cards, PIN’s, etc. More than 35 ID projects were successfully installed for banks, governmental institutions and service bureaus. Furthermore, Otto Kuennecke has long-term experiences in developing and constructing of mailing systems as well as special machinery for the card industry. The portfolio ranges from data-driven sheet-collating and punching system to a full automated card factory. All systems are well established in the market and Otto Kuennecke looks back at more than 80 years of company history!
OVD Kinegram is the innovative, global leader in the supply of advanced Optically Variable Devices (OVD) to protect government documents and banknotes.
The unmistakable KINEGRAM® is not commercially available and reserved exclusively for high security applications.
Worldwide the KINEGRAM® is used in over 100 countries. OVD Kinegram is a Swiss company and a member of the German Kurz Group.
PARVIS offers a number of systems and services, in particular: ABACO, NUMERO and PROXIMA.
ABACO controls the operation of equipment in a banknote printing plant; NUMERO is used for typographic numbering control; and the family of systems PROXIMA provides offline accurate control of offset print, intaglio print and substrate features. Together, these systems offer: banknote track & trace, sheet counting and barcoding, materials traceability, printing quality control and operations management.
ABACO is a Manufacturing Execution System that fills the gap between shop floor and company ERP allowing the direct and bidirectional transfer of data. This is the key to process optimization, from orders to finished banknotes, always keeping people and processes well synchronized.
Pasaban is your partner as designer and manufacturer of the highest technology machines to apply security features to banknotes and other secure documents.
Our goal is to provide you with a customised machine, with a focus on high production levels and precision.
Our product range includes: sheeters, winders, foil stamping and laser punching machines.
SURYS is a Global Leader in security devices and systems offering an extensive range of innovative Solutions to guarantee fiduciary, identity and travel document security, to authenticate, track & trace global brands. With operations and sales network on all continents, SURYS is an international company with more than 80% of its revenue outside France.
Recognized by Industry Partners, Governments and Central Banks as an Expert in high security Solutions, SURYS has 30 years’ experience in holography and is certified CWA/Intergraf.
Member of IHMA, the Company invests each year more than 10% in Research & Development.
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Currency News published by Currency Publications Ltd, is the only independent newsletter dedicated to the specification, production and circulation of currency. Published 12 times a year, Currency News is an authoritative one-stop source of news and analysis of the events and issues shaping the development of banknotes and coins around the world and the industries that support them.
Currency Publication Ltd is is a joint venture between Currency Research and Reconnaissance International.
ID & Secure Document News
ID & Secure Document News is a comprehensive information source that focuses on developments in ID and travel documents.
Each monthly issue includes news, features on technologies, information on case studies and successful applications, interviews with key figures involved in specification, production, issuance and examination of ID and travel documents, as well as in-depth commentary and analysis to give you the inside track on the key players and on winning technologies and systems for the protection, production and issuance of travel and identity documents.
InterCrim-Press is one of the leaders in Russia in providing information and publishing reference material on currency identification.
The reference books published by InterCrim-Press provide comprehensive information on currency circulation in about 240 countries and territories around the globe giving the detailed description of all current notes and used security features. The particular emphasis is made on examination on the banknotes and description of the detected counterfeits (euro, dollars, rubles). The information on the notes is obtained form the Central Bank of Russia, the Ministry of Finance of Russia, the Forensic Science Center of the Ministry of Interior of Russia and the central banks of the individual countries.
Keesing Technologies is a specialist provider of verification tools that helps international organisations to analyse and authenticate security documents such as travel documents, banknotes and driving licenses. The organisation was established in 1923 and has amassed unparalleled expertise in the field of document security. Keesing offers an exclusive online database: www.documentchecker.com. Documentchecker.com offers descriptions and pinpoint-sharp images of thousands of ID documents and banknotes from over 180 countries. The database is continuously updated and available in: English, French, German, Spanish, Italian or Russian.
In addition to a broad range of verification solutions, training modules, manuals and reference works, many of which are available in electronic format, we publish a bimonthly magazine that keeps professionals abreast of the latest developments in the document security and identity industry, Keesing Journal of Documents & Identity. The journal is a forum for prominent industry professionals to share their ideas, announce market developments and review security document and identity programmes.
Secure Identity Alliance
The Secure Identity Alliance is dedicated to supporting sustainable worldwide economic growth and prosperity through the development of trusted digital identities and the widespread adoption of secure e-Services.
The Alliance offers leadership and advisory services to governments and other public bodies; supporting the implementation of digital ID projects to accelerate the wide range of economic, public health, electoral and sustainability opportunities offered by the shift to digital service provision.
The Alliance brings together public, private and non-government organizations to foster international collaboration on Digital ID challenges and the issues of data security, citizen privacy, identity, authentication and more.
The Alliance plays a key role in sharing best practice and uncovering the new generation of eIdentity and eDocument technologies crucial to building the trusted framework on which to drive eGovernment, and global economic growth, forward.
Smart Insights is the best information source on the Secure Transactions industry.
Smart Insights Weekly is a newsletter covering the smart card industry, its businesses, its technologies, its markets as well as its technology suppliers. Smart Insights covers all the major trends in the industry, it encompasses worldwide business, standardization bodies …
Smart Insights Reports are research reports providing key facts and figures as well as strategic insights about a technology, an area or a major issue in the secure transaction industry. Smart Insights Reports bring business modeling, forecasting and competitive analysis.
Smart Insights: facts . intelligence . now.
Watermark publishes the Watermark magazine – the only Russian magazine about security products. The Watermark magazine is published with informational support of Ministry of Finance, the Central Bank of Russia and GOZNAK company. The magazine’s editorial board includes National Banks of Belarus, Kazakhstan, Armenia, Kirghizia, Ukraine and leading companies in the industry.
The Watermark magazine is a monthly edition published since April 2003, circulation – 6000 copies. Twice a year Watermark publishes special supplement in English.
Every issue contains exclusive information on production of banknotes, security papers, ID-documents, holograms and other security products, articles on document checking devices, and reviews of the market of security products worldwide, in Russia and CIS countries.