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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 documents. Thanks to COVID-19, no in-person HSP has been possible since the last event in Lisbon in March 2020, just before the world went into lockdown. And with a question mark still hanging …


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 latest house notes. House notes, concept notes, specimen notes… Whatever people call them, every year sees the issue of a range of such notes, produced by banknote printers and substrate and feature suppliers …


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 on a smartphone, tablet or other computer are as secure as they have been using banknotes and identity documents respectively? Do those physical secured documents have a role in this new world? Will …


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 for Banknotes’, has been released. Authored by the publishers of Currency News, the new 130-page report provides an essential guide for currency issuers to the use of one of the most enduring and …


Proof of Health Status White Paper Puts Emphasis on What is Feasible

Reconnaissance International, publisher of ID & Secure Document News™ (IDN) has now published the‘Vaccination Certificates and Immunity PassportsWhite Paper’to coincide with the recent Digital Document Security Conference. The ID and secure document industry is seeing unprecedented changes as it adapts to the shifting business environment and its response to the COVID pandemic. The raised awareness …


Reconnaissance Takes the Lead on how to Secure Immunity Passports

Greece, Israel, the UK, the International Air Transport Association, the USA – these are among the countries and organisations that have either announced that they are introducing a COVID-19 immunity passport or are examining the possibility of doing so. At the same time, many security printers or health management organisations have also announced that they …