GMPays a/k/a GameMoney are the trading styles of the Czech-based Mercurius Partners s.r.o., which has been regulated as a payment institution by the Czech National Bank since 2017. The institution is owned and controlled by the Latvian national Aleksandrs Bikovs. Similarweb statistics for GMPays a/k/a GameMoney suggests strong connections to Russian websites. The majority of website visitors are referenced from Russian video and gaming sites.
|Activity||Regulated payment processor|
|Legal entity||MERCURIUS PARTNERS S.R.O.|
|Authorization||Regulated by the Czech National Bank|
(license number: 2017/164400/CNB/570)
|Related individuals||Aleksandrs Bikovs, Latvia (LinkedIn)|
|PayRate42 rating||Orange Compliance (PR42 profile)|
|Merchants||Playpay Ltd (Case Battle)|
GMPays operates with various domains that have significantly different traffic levels. Similarweb registered just under 45,000 visitors for the domain https://gmpays.com in Q4 2022. However, https://pay.gamemoney.com and https://secure.gamemoney.com were visited by around 4.7 and 3.1 million people, respectively, in Q4 2022. Almost 74% of the website visitors of https://pay.gamemoney.com came from Russia. Around 26% of the reference traffic of https://secure.gamemoney.com comes via the Russian website Case Battle (www.case-battle.org). The Russian national Nikolai Krasnokutskiy owns and operates this site via UK-registered Playpay Ltd.
One of GMPays partners is the regulated Cypriot payment processor Unlimint aka Cardpay.
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