SecureTrading to offer online payments in Nevada

SecureTrading Inc., a Las Vegas-based subsidiary of UC Group, has been licensed by Nevada gaming regulators to provide online gambling payment processing, identification verification and geo-location services, the company said Monday.

“We began developing our tailored payments, ID verification and geolocation solution for the U.S. market a few years back in anticipation if a regulated Internet gambling marketplace,” said Chris Thom, chairman of SecureTrading.

Thom said the firm was prepared to serve as a “one-stop shop for licensed gambling operators.”

SecureTrading, which was founded in 2009, counts PokerStars, Bwin PartyGaming, the original Fantasy League, World Poker Tour, the Georgia Lottery and Sportech USA among its client list.

The company’s London-based parent UC Group was established in 1997 and is one of the United Kingdom’s largest independent payment services provides and is licensed in 29 countries.

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