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Tag Systems brings Biometric Payment Cards to market




Zwipe AS

New biometric card powered by the Zwipe Pay platform addresses customer demand for increased security and convenience

OSLO, NORWAY – 20 September 2022 – Tag Systems, a leading provider of payment cards (part of the AUSTRIACARD Group), has been granted approval from Mastercard to deploy biometric card products using the Zwipe Pay platform. Issuers and consumers will have access to biometric payment cards built on Zwipe Pay technology that operate seamlessly across Mastercard's global network, addressing consumers’ demand for increased security and convenience through biometric authentication. 

“We congratulate Tag Systems for obtaining this approval for biometric payment cards built on our platform. This will be a key step in ramping up launches and volumes across Mastercard’s global payment card network. The door is now wide open for banks to deploy biometric payment cards and address the increasing consumer demand for safer, more convenient and secure ways to pay,” said Robert Puskaric, CEO of Zwipe.

About Zwipe

Zwipe believes the inherent uniqueness of every person is the key to a safer future. We work with great passion across networks of international organizations, industries & cultures to make convenience safe & secure. We are pioneering next-generation biometric card and wearables technology for both payment and physical & logical access control and ID solutions. We promise our customers and partners deep insight and frictionless solutions, ensuring a seamless user experience with our innovative biometric products and services. Zwipe is headquartered in Oslo, Norway, with a global presence.

To learn more, visit, contact Robert Puskaric, President and CEO, +46 70 519 34 07