Disclosure of voting rights in IDEX – Morten Opstad


IDEX ASA issues this notice on behalf of Morten Opstad who discloses voting rights to 14.2 per cent of the shares in the company.

Morten Opstad is chairman of IDEX ASA and shall open the annual general meeting of the company on 16 May 2013. Mr. Opstad and his close assoiciates hold or control 6,559,725 shares or 2.1 per cent of the share capital of IDEX. By the close of business on 30 April 2013 he had received powers of attorney to represent and vote for additional shares. In total he will represent and vote for 44,005,618 shares, or 14.2 per cent of the share capital. Some of the powers of attorney has voting instructions. The powers of attorney are only valid at this annual general meeting.

2 May 2013


Ralph W. Bernstein, CEO, +47 9305 9303, ralph.bernstein@idexbiometrics.com
Inge Berge, Business development and investor relations, +47 9326 8836, inge.berge@idexbiometrics.com

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 www.idexbiometrics.com or contact IDEX at mailbox@idexbiometrics.com

This information is subject of the disclosure requirements pursuant to section 4 of the Norwegian Securities Trading Act.