Swedish fingerprint software firm Precise Biometrics has announced an expanded licensing agreement with Fingerprint Cards to include its Precise BioMatch Embedded product for smart cards.The expanded license agreement will generate royalty revenue based on Fingerprint Cards' sales of fingerprint sensors for smart cards that use Precise BioMatch Embedded. Royalty revenues are volume dependant and cannot be forecasted at this point.”There is a great interest to integrate fingerprint technology in new product areas. The expanded agreement with Fingerprint Cards – the largest sensor manufacturer – confirms our position as the leading supplier of fingerprint software and opens up interesting growth opportunities within smart cards,” says Hakan Persson, CEO of Precise Biometrics.”In the coming years, smart cards and other new markets will contribute to a significant growth of the market for fingerprint sensors,” says Jörgen Lantto, CEO of Fingerprint Cards. “Our ambition is to take the leading position within these new areas in the same way as we did within smartphones. Our leading fingerprint sensor technology together with Precise Biometrics' algorithm will offer market-leading performance,” concludes Jörgen Lantto.