Since 2001, Morpho has operated in Portugal, offering solutions for digital security and smart transactions mainly for the telecom and payment markets, but also for other enterprises. In 2013, Morpho successfully conducted the first NFC proof of concept in Portugal with three mobile network operators and a local bank. As the first company, Morpho delivered VISA Paywave contactless technology in Portugal in 2012. It was also the first company to mass-supply the market with EMV cards – it delivered 4 million EMV SDA modules in 2006. Identification market is also addressed in punctual cases related to the citizenship protection.