Valid Solucoes e Servicos de Seguranca em Meios de Pagamento e Identificacao SA, formerly American Banknote SA, is a Brazil-based company engaged in the areas of means of payment, identification systems and telecommunications. In the area of means of payment, the Company is primarily involved in the production of cards, which are used as methods of payments and identification, as well as in the processes of customization, storage, recovery and secure transmission of data. Additionally, the segment of means of payment comprises the printing of check books, vouchers and tickets. In the identification systems area, It provides physical and electronic solutions, such as capture, storage and data management; security printing; recognition and digital printing, and digital certification. The telecommunications area mainly consists of smart cards, payphone cards and mobile payment solutions, such as public transport tickets, among others. It controls Marketing Software Company, among others.