GOTHENBURG, Sweden, April 2, 2015 /PRNewswire/ — According to preliminary estimates Fingerprint Cards’ (FPC) revenues for Q1 2015 attributed to somewhat higher than 125 MSEK. This exceeds the guidance provided by the company in the year-end report 2014 that revenues for Q1 2015 would be in line with the 105 MSEK that the company reported for Q4 2014. The operating result for the first quarter is estimated to continue to be negative. The complete interim report will as previously communicated be published on May 21.  

Jorgen Lantto, acting President and Chief Executive Officer of FPC, comments: "Orders of touch fingerprint sensors received during the last part of the first quarter 2015 resulted in higher revenues than the guidance provided in the year-end report for 2014."

Om Fingerprint Cards AB (publ)

Fingerprint Cards AB (FPC) develops, produces and markets biometric components that through the analysis and matching of an individual’s unique fingerprint verify the person’s identity. The technology consists of biometric sensors, processors, algorithms and modules that can be used separately or in combination with each other. The competitive advantages offered by the FPC’s technology include unique image quality, extreme robustness, low power consumption and complete biometric systems. The company’s technology can also be used in IT and Internet security, access control, etc.

Fingerprint Cards AB (publ) discloses this information pursuant to the Securities Market Act (2007:528) and/or the Financial Instruments Trading Act (1991:980). The information was issued for publication on April 2, 2015 at 8:00 a.m. (CET)

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For more information contact: Jorgen Lantto, Acting CEO of Fingerprint Cards AB (publ), +46-31-60-78-20, investrel@fingerprints.com