Certco LLC, a Bankers Trust New York Corp. venture capital start-up, outmaneuvered more established companies to win a key digital certification assignment from MasterCard and Visa.

Bidding jointly with Spyrus, a provider of data security hardware, Certco was named exclusive provider Tuesday of the root certificate authority system for SET-the Secure Electronic Transactions protocol.

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