Budapest, 7th February, 2012 – Állami Nyomda was selected among the best domestic brands of year 2011 by the expert council of MagyarBrands, which was established under the aegis of Superbrands.

Gábor Zsámboki, CEO of Állami Nyomda Nyrt. received the MagyarBrands prize on 1st February. The award was made in consideration of principally numerically definable aspects, like presence in the domestic market, ratio of Hungarian owners and management members and the rate of domestic employment. The 160-year-old Állami Nyomda has been worthwhile the acknowledgement thanks to adequacy to these criteria as well as its professional and social reputation, affection for Hungary and the Hungarian people.

As the legal successor of Államnyomda established in 1851 and as the producer of the first domestic stamp our company has been being a leading security printing house for 150 years in Hungary. Its name is linked with production of thousands of domestic security printed matters, like securities, shares, electoral forms. Responding to the changes conditions of the last two decades Állami Nyomda mainly produces and develops security products like the domestic personal documents, chip cards, contactless cards and mobile paying solutions based on international standards and being under development.

“This acknowledgement is due not only to our more than 500 Hungarian employees working now for the Printing House, but to the ten thousands of colleagues who have established the success of the Company for the last 160 years. Although our products are made and developed for business concerns and institutions there is not anybody in Hungary who has not met us. Birth certificate, personal ID card, passport, bank card – security of our products accompanies all of us through our lives.“– said Gábor Zsámboki, Chief Executive Officer of Állami Nyomda.

Állami Nyomda Nyrt.


Thinking in Systems

Állami Nyomda Nyrt. is one of the biggest security printing companies in Hungary and leading in the CEE region. Thanks to the portfolio developments during the last years the Company offers complex data logistic solutions in the field of personal identification, product identification and business form management. Through its developments focusing on document safety and mobile technology it offers products and solutions like e-ID or the most modern electronic purse, which has been being developed. Its international qualifications and certificates (National “Top secret!” qualification, NATO “Secret!” qualification, EU “Secret!” qualification, license for EMV MASTERCARD and VISA bank card production and personalization, CWA 14641 High Security Printer certificate, MASTERCARD CQM certificate, AQAP 2110 certificate, ISO 9001, 14001 and 27001 certificates) assure the highest security in the field of document and card production, personalization and bulk transactional printing. Shares of Állami Nyomda Nyrt. have been present in the Budapest Stock Exchange since December 2005 (ticker: ANY). As it is a public limited company, the financial data of Állami Nyomda are public and they can be downloaded from the webpages of the stock exchange ( and the Company (