Mandatory notification of trade in IDEX

On 28 February 2018, Mr Morten Opstad, Chairman of the Board and primary insider of IDEX ASA, purchased 100,000 shares at an average price of NOK 5.09 per share. Following the transaction, Mr Opstad holds or controls 7,149,196 shares and no other rights to shares in IDEX. The shares were bought through Mr Opstad's wholly owned company, K-Konsult AS.

About IDEX
IDEX is a leading developer of advanced off-chip fingerprint sensors and complete system solutions to a range of biometrically-enabled applications, including smart cards, Internet of Things (IoT) and mobile. The company's technology is based on a fundamentally unique architecture that delivers form factor flexibility and superior cost-performance characteristics. IDEX's total addressable market represents a fast-growing multi-billion unit opportunity.

IDEX ASA is traded on the Oslo stock exchange under the ticker IDEX.

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