Exercise of Incentive Subscription Rights in IDEX

The board of directors of IDEX ASA resolved on 8 November 2018 to issue 1,631,250 new shares to employees who have exercised subscription rights which were granted in 2014 under the company’s incentive subscription rights plans at the various grant dates. The weighted average exercise price per share is NOK 4.38.

Following the issue of the new shares, the company’s share capital will be NOK 81,647,180.55 divided into 544,314,537 shares each with a nominal value of NOK 0.15. Following the exercise there will be 39,169,800 subscription rights outstanding.

Henrik Knudtzon, CFO, +47 9302 2827, henrik.knudtzon@idexbiometrics.com

About IDEX Biometrics
IDEX Biometrics, also known as IDEX ASA (OSE: IDEX), is the leading provider of fingerprint identification technologies offering simple, secure and personal authentication for all. We help people make payments, prove their identity, gain access to information, unlock devices or gain admittance to buildings with the touch of a finger. We invent, engineer and commercialize these secure, yet incredibly user-friendly solutions. Our total addressable market represents a fast-growing multi-billion-unit opportunity.

For more information, please visit www.idexbiometrics.com and follow us on Twitter @IDEXBiometrics

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