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Biometric Update regularly releases posts about acquisitions. The following list of links is available to assist you with finding biometrics news regarding acquisitions. More topics may be explored by accessing our entire Biometrics Topics list.


Rumored Idemia $4.6B sale could split enterprise, government business

Another major corporate change could be coming for Idemia, as its U.S. parent is considering selling the global biometrics and…


BIO-key acquires Swivel Secure Europe to expand multi-factor authentication in region

BIO-key has announced the acquisition of Madrid-based digital identity and access management (IAM) and multi-factor authentication provider Swivel Secure Europe,…


GBG reaches $19M deal for New Zealand selfie biometrics provider Cloudcheck

GBG has acquired New Zealand-based biometrics provider Cloudcheck in a £14 million (US$18.9 million) deal to strengthen its position in the Australasia…


Innovation, funding and acquisition position biometrics providers for growth

Government biometrics projects involving passports, identity verification and border control are generating controversy this week, with Techno Brain and ID.me…


Certn widens selfie biometrics availability for background checks with acquisition

Background screening solutions provider Certn has acquired UK-based firm Credence to expand the geographical availability of its face biometrics-powered solutions….


Liminal sees acquisitions ahead for digital ID companies ‘to watch’ in 2022

Digital identity advisory firm Liminal has published a new list of companies actively working on some of the most innovative…


IBT acquires Tailored Solutions to extend biometric background checks, identity management

IBT (Integrated Biometric Technology) has boosted its back-end capabilities for identity management to address biometrics demand in government services and stadiums…


Cognito bought, Boku Identity sold, Jumio closes 4Stop deal

Cognito has been acquired by open banking app Plaid to integrate its no-code digital identity verification platform, which includes biometrics…


Supercharged biometrics market sees 9-figure funding rounds, IPOs and consolidation

Investments in biometrics by venture capital, institutional investors and other businesses reached its highest-yet level in 2021, by a wide…


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…

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