There is no other company that brings together such an experienced team across the cash, authentication, tax stamps and personal identification sectors

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We host conferences globally, connecting the secure document, banknote, coin and anti-counterfeiting industries

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We provide specialist business intelligence to keep our customers informed about the latest developments in their industry.

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We also manage events in association with other industry organisations

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We provide specialist business intelligence to keep our customers informed about the latest developments in their industry

Welcome to Reconnaissance


We are providers of specialist business intelligence, providing industry insight, information and analysis via our news platforms, special reports and directories.


Our conferences, seminars and workshops bring the industry together to discuss and learn about the latest issues and developments in currency, identification, document and product protection, and optical and digital security.  


We provide a range of services to help companies achieve their goals, including strategic and technical consultancy, marketing support, association and event management.

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2 Oct 2021

Regional Banknote and ID Document of the Year Awards to Go Online for 2021

One of the highlights of the High Security Printing™ conferences each year are the regional awards for the best banknotes and ID …

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1 Jul 2021

New Report Looks at the Art, Design and Security Behind Concept Notes

‘Concept Notes: Art, Design and Security in One’, is a new special report from Currency News, co-published by Reconnaissance, which summarises the …

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18 May 2021

Reconnaissance Launches New Conference for Identity and Payments in the Digital Age

The technical conference for physical, digital and virtual document security How do we ensure that our financial transactions and identity verification conducted …

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14 Apr 2021

Security Threads for Banknotes

The Definitive Report on One of the Most Enduring and Innovative AntiCounterfeiting Features for Currency A ground-breaking new special report, ‘Security Threads …

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Want to learn more about the inspiration behind one of the most intricate designs ever produced on a Royal Mint #bullion bar? Join us this Thursday to hear from The Royal Mint's Head of Design, as well experts from the Shree Swaminarayan Temple in Cardiff:

The UK limit on spend per contactless card transaction has more than doubled from £45 to £100, and criminologists are warning the steep rise will make card fraud more attractive to criminals. via @CashMattersOrg
#contactless #contactlesspayments

Holograms are ubiquitous and used across many sectors. They are also, arguably, the most misunderstood of the technologies. Language doesn't distinguish between decorative holograms and banknote-grade secure holograms despite them being very different.

Despite #Covid19 #pandemic, #Spanish #consumers remain sceptical of #digital #payments, per #PlataformaDenaria. Several face #problems paying with #cash. #Bank #desertification has worsened, per @BancoDeEspana study. READ: | @econobitch #FinancialInclusion

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