Swedbank has inked a 6-year renewal contract with Oberthur Technologies to provide Sweden, Estonia, Latvia and Lithuania with payment cards, personalization and Smart Services.
OT will provide Smart Services to the bank, such as Smart Assure and Smart OneCard. OT’s Smart Assure is a comprehensive business continuity planning solution which enables the bank to consistently offer a high level of services to its cardholder base. Smart OneCard is OT’s complete solution for picture cards: from image upload by the cardholder through to card personalization and fulfillment.
Since 2009, OT has been the sole supplier of Swedbank, in order to support the bank in its objective to strengthen and broaden its card programs, in the countries where Swedbank operates and issues payment cards. For the next six years, OT will provide all Swedbank’s contact and dual interface payment cards portfolio, as well as personalization services, operated in OT’s services centers in the Nordic region.
Present in the Payment, Telecommunications and Identity markets, OT offers end-to-end solutions in the Smart Transactions, Mobile Financial Services, Machine-to-Machine, Digital Identity and Transport & Access Control fields.
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