Capital increase in IDEX registered

Employees exercised 5,275,983 incentive subscription rights in IDEX ASA on 24 February 2014.

The share capital increase has been registered in the Norwegian Register of Business Enterprises, and the shares will be issued as soon as practical.

Following the registration, the company’s share capital amounts to NOK 61,497,557.25 divided into 409,983,715 registered shares each with a nominal value of NOK 0.15. Following the exercise there will be 23,480,362 incentive subscription rights outstanding. There are also 30,000,000 warrants outstanding.

6 March 2014


Contact: Erling Svela, CFO,  +47 4062 1040,  erling.svela(at)

About IDEX
IDEX ASA specialises in fingerprint imaging and recognition technology. IDEX’s vision is to ensure individuals a safe, secure, and user-friendly use of personal ID. IDEX has developed the award-winning SmartFinger technology platform based on the Company’s core intellectual property, including the patented fingerprint imaging principle, sensing scheme and chip design. Combined with core software solutions for imaging and authentication, the SmartFinger technology enables on-device enrollment, template storage and verification within the very same module. SmartFinger solutions can be seamlessly integrated into a variety of embedded applications such as mobile phones, one-time password devices, Smartcards, payment and ID cards, payment terminals, access control devices and biometric security and login tokens.

IDEX ASA (ticker IDEX) is a Norwegian public company listed at the Oslo Axess marketplace on the Oslo Børs (Oslo stock exchange). For more information, please visit or contact IDEX at


This information is subject of the disclosure requirements pursuant to section 5-12 of the Norwegian Securities Trading Act.