Stockholm-listed European sports betting operator, Unibet integrates BankID in Sweden. The company has Issued a short corporate statement in which they confirmed that Unibet integrates BankID and has become the first online gambling firm to achieve this goal in Sweden.
Sweden’s BankID is a user electronic identification system that gives the operator a chance to action faster and more effective authentication and verification processes for its customers.
As Unibet integrates BankID in Sweden, BankID would be initially integrated within its Unibet and Maria brands. Additionally, as it was stated in the corporate update, the operator wants to bolster its user safety and security initiatives for the Swedish market.
Commenting on the update Daniel Gambin, Head of Player Safety at Unibet Group stated:
Currently BankID is the leading financial electronic identification system for Sweden. It has 6.5 million unique users registered on its system. The platform sees millions of transactions for Swedish private and public services.
About Unibet Group:
Unibet Group is a one of the largest European online gaming operators with over 15.3 million customers across the globe. The company is among the Europe’s leading providers in Moneytainment, operating in 20 languages in over 100 countries. Established by players, the company continues to be a leading brand in the iGaming industry because it remains true to the motto “by players, for players”. Understanding what players want and exceeding this expectations is fundamental to the philosophy that has driven the firm’s growth.