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Rådhusgata 24,
0151 Oslo, Norway


Website: zwipe.com

Zwipe (stock info) is a Norwegian biometric technology company established in 2009, focused on developing and commercializing secure, fast and easy to use biometric authentication solutions with opportunity for broad application across key verticals like payment, access control and government identification.

Zwipe Biometrics News


Biometric payment card market forecast for 155 percent CAGR through 2026

If 2021 was the year for technological developments for biometric payment cards, it is becoming clearer how big the iceberg…

Jan 3, 2022

Zwipe plans biometric payment card launches in two regions, signs manufacturing deal in a third

Zwipe has reached new deals with partners in Mexico, Lebanon and India to manufacture and pilot biometric payment cards, the company…

Dec 23, 2021

Austriacard acquires Nitecrest, prepares to take biometric payment cards worldwide

A newly-structured grouping of card manufacturers and personalizers intends to use its strong position in Europe and the UK to…

Dec 17, 2021

Zwipe biometric payment cards could be coming to North America, Egypt starts trials

The latest destinations have emerged for potential deals to launch Zwipe’s biometric payment card. Issuers in North America may soon…

Dec 3, 2021

2022 is when biometric payment cards will go mainstream: SPA report

An increasing number of pilots and now commercial rollouts of biometric payment cards, plus the development of standards all point…

Nov 26, 2021

Zwipe partners to bring biometric cards to access control, new territories

Another busy week for Norway’s biometric fintech firm Zwipe as it announces a new two-factor access control authentication system based…

Nov 19, 2021

Idex accelerates biometric payment cards time to market

Match-on-card biometric user verification for card payments seems to be going from strength to strength. Lebanon and Iraq are the…

Nov 5, 2021

Idex receives production order for biometric payment cards amid steps towards rollouts

Idex Biometrics has received a high volume order for the production of its TrustedBio fingerprint sensors, and Zwipe says the…

Nov 3, 2021

New key hires in biometrics by BioCatch, Fluent.ai, Trulioo and Zwipe

A number of biometrics and digital ID solution providers have recently completed new hires. BioCatch has welcomed a new SVP…

Oct 26, 2021

Biometric payment card earnings ramping up for Zwipe

Zwipe has reported revenues of NOK 0.4 million (roughly US$47,800) in the third quarter of its fiscal 2021 year, as the…

Oct 20, 2021

Zwipe signs LATAM biometric payment cards partner, North American demand high

Zwipe has signed a deal with Chile-based fintech IC Payment to bring biometric payment cards to the Latin American and Caribbean…

Oct 6, 2021

Biometric payment cards see new tech, new uses and new names

Biometrically-authenticated payment cards look set to become the next piece of biometric kit in people’s pockets worldwide. Idemia is developing…

Sep 30, 2021

Thales wins biometric bank card deal, Zwipe partners on payments, hybrid ID cards

Jordan Kuwait Bank has selected Thales to supply biometric payment cards for contactless EMV transactions. The fingerprint-enabled cards will be…

Sep 27, 2021

Progress on biometric payment cards reported by Idex, Linxens, Zwipe

China’s Union Smart Card Co has selected fingerprint authentication technology from Norway’s Idex Biometrics for a “cold wallet” biometric payment card…

Sep 15, 2021

Zwipe partners for faster biometric payment card deployment in Middle East, Africa

Zwipe has partnered with Abu Dhabi-based NymCard to launch biometric payment cards in the Middle East and Africa. The collaboration will…

Sep 3, 2021

Biometric payment cards from Zwipe, Idemia rolling out

Zwipe Pay ONE has been selected by an unnamed ‘Global Tier-1’ bank headquartered in Europe for a pilot it plans to…

Sep 1, 2021

High-profile investor funds Zwipe through biometrics launches expected in 2022

Swedish billionaire Erik Selin has invested NOK 104 million (approximately US$11.9 million) in Zwipe through a private placement of 4 million…

Aug 27, 2021

Biometric payment card progress pushes Zwipe quarterly revenues up 96 percent from a year ago

Zwipe revenues have begun to recover on the strength of its Pay ONE biometric payment card platform, launched for public demonstration in…

Aug 17, 2021

Biometric payment cards advance with Zwipe Middle East pilot, Crédit Agricole September launch

Zwipe and its regional partner Middle East Payment Services (MEPS) have announced the launch of a pilot of biometric payment cards…

Aug 4, 2021

Zwipe books biometric payment card deal worth more than last two years’ revenue

Zwipe has booked a $1.9 million deal to supply its Zwipe Pay ONE biometric payment card technology to Beautiful Card Corporation…

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