By Elena Vardon

De La Rue has renewed its contract with Microsoft for another five years, it said.

The U.K. banknote printer said Wednesday that the contract is for the supply of authentication solutions to the tech company's original equipment manufacturer, retail and Xbox channels.

The contract runs out to 2029, the London-listed group said.

"We are delighted to extend our decades-long relationship with Microsoft once again," Managing Director, Authentication, Dave Sharratt said.

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