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Gemalto reports first quarter 2012 revenue

 

• Revenue up by 9% at constant exchange rates, growing in all segments
• Mobile Communication expands by 11%, with the deployment of new mobile services
• Security and Secure Transactions continue to take advantage of their strong market drivers

Amsterdam, Apr 26, 2012 - Gemalto (Euronext NL0000400653 - GTO), the world leader in digital security today announced its revenue for the first quarter of 2012.
 
Olivier Piou, Chief Executive Officer, commented: “Gemalto delivers a record first quarter. Our extensive international presence enabled us to capture growth in the most dynamic regions. Our Mobile Communication offers are enjoying strong success in the market, Security continues its rapid expansion, led by broad adoption of eGovernment programs, and Secure Transactions further improves its performance, on top of the strong acceleration recorded last year. We are well positioned in promising markets and continue along our transformation and expansion strategy. With this good start, we reaffirm our outlook for 2012 and our target of €300 million profit from operations for 2013.”


About Gemalto

Gemalto (Euronext NL0000400653 GTO) is the world leader in digital security with 2011 annual revenues of €2 billion and more than 10,000 employees operating out of 74 offices and 14 Research & Development centers in 43 countries.

We are at the heart of our rapidly evolving digital society. Billions of people worldwide increasingly want the freedom to communicate, travel, shop, bank, entertain and work – anytime, everywhere – in ways that are convenient, enjoyable and secure. Gemalto delivers on their expanding needs for personal mobile services, payment security, identity protection, authenticated online services, cloud computing access, eHealthcare and eGovernment services, modern transportation solutions and machine-to-machine (M2M) communication.

Gemalto develops secure software that runs on trusted devices which we design and personalize. We manage these devices, the confidential data they contain and the services they enable, throughout their life cycle. We innovate so that our clients can offer more ways of enhancing the convenience and security of their end-users’ digital lives.

Gemalto is thriving with the growing number of people using its software and secure devices to interact in the digital and wireless world.

For more information visit www.gemalto.com, www.justaskgemalto.com, blog.gemalto.com, or follow @gemalto on Twitter.



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isabelle.marand@gemalto.com


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Revenue figures in this document are for ongoing operations1 and variations are at constant exchange rates except where otherwise noted. Revenue figures including contribution of assets held for sale and variations at historical rates are provided in the appendix of this document. All figures presented in this press release are unaudited.