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Datacard Group to Host Seminar on Financial Instant Card Issuance in Malaysia




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MINNETONKA, Minn.—(Sept 15, 2014) —Datacard Group today announced that they are hosting a seminar on the benefits of instant card issuance for a select group of financial institutions on Sept. 18th, 2014 at The Ritz Carlton hotel in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia.

Jointly hosted by Datacard Group and Timetric—a leading provider of online data, analysis and advisory services for key financial and industry sectors—the event will focus on key market trends including emerging instant issuance trends, balancing customer demands with security and cost requirements, as well as enhancing the overall customer experience.

During the session, Alyssa Arredondo, marketing director for financial instant issuance solutions for Datacard Group, will share best practices from other successful implementations and demonstrate how financial institutions can drive revenue in their credit, debit or ATM card programs through implementing instant issuance.  In addition, there will be a live demo of Datacard Group’s flagship CardWizard® instant issuance software and associated desktop systems that enable instant issuance of permanent embossed, unembossed, magnetic stripe and EMV smart cards and NFC-enabled mobile devices anywhere, anytime with complete security.

“As consumers become more sophisticated, so does their demand for information and options which propels organizations to constantly evolve card programs to meet the needs of the new-age users,” said Monica Lim, director of instant issuance, Asia Pacific, for Datacard Group. “With roughly 20,000 instant issuance branch installations worldwide, Datacard Group truly understands the challenges financial institutions face in keeping their card programs competitive in the market. Datacard Group has unmatched expert global service and support that can help financial institutions implement an instant issuance program that will set them apart from the competition.”

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About Datacard Group

Datacard Group offers technologies for securing identities and safeguarding transactions in physical and digital environments. The company’s innovative portfolio now includes Entrust® authentication software platforms, bringing important new capabilities to tens of thousands of government agencies, financial institutions and other enterprises in more than 150 countries. Together, Datacard Group and Entrust issue  more than 10 million secure identities every day, manage billions of secure transactions annually and issue a majority of the world’s financial cards. For more information, visit or www.entrust.comFollow us on Twitter, YouTube and LinkedIn.