Share issue to employee in IDEX

The board of directors of IDEX ASA resolved on 6 June 2013 to issue 62,500 shares to an employee who has exercised incentive subscription rights which were granted in 2011 under the company’s 2010 incentive subscription rights plan. The price per share is NOK 1.96.

Following this transaction, the company’s share capital will be NOK 49,404,950.55 divided into 329,366,337 registered shares at NOK 0.15, and there will be 28,670,259 incentive subscription rights outstanding.

7 June 2013

Contact person
Inge Berge VP Business Development and IR +47 9326 8836,

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.