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INGENICO: Ingenico welcomes reclassification to Technology sector and inclusion in the DJS600


March 7, 2012 - Neuilly-sur-seine, France

Ingenico (Euronext:FR0000125346 - ING), leadingworldwide provider of payment solutions, welcomes its reclassificationby theIndustry Classification Benchmark ("ICB") from the "Industrial Goods &Services"super-sector to the "Technology" super-sector. This change will becomeeffectiveon March 19 2012. The company also welcomes its inclusion in the Stoxx Europe 600 Index since December 19 2011.

Ingenico' business mix has been evolving in recent years. The groupprovidesmerchants with one-stop-shop payment and VAS solutions,leveragingon its sophisticated and technologically advanced payment terminal devices(suchas iWL touch 280-350, iSMP.) and on its cross-border and cross-channelpaymentinfrastructure supporting more than 2 billion transactions.

Philippe Lazare, CEO of Ingenico, commented: "We're very pleased with theICB'sdecision to reclassify Ingenico consistent with our transition tomerchant-centric payment solutions via our continued technologyinvestment in softwareand hardware solutions, our very large installed base and our globalreachspanning more than 125 countries. The inclusion in the DJS600 will alsobenefitIngenico's liquidity and increase attractiveness of the Ingenico investmentcasefor potential and existing shareholders."

About Ingenico (Euronext: FR0000125346 - ING)

Ingenico is a leading provider of payment solutions, with over 17millionterminals deployed in more than 125 countries. Its 3,600 employeesworldwidesupport retailers, banks and service providers to optimize and securetheirelectronic payments solutions, develop their offer of services andincreasetheir point of sales revenue.

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