Tag Archives: eCOGRA
- PokerStars, Betfair among Bulgarian online gambling hopefuls
January 28, 2014
Online poker giant PokerStars and exchange betting specialists Betfair are officially seeking to participate in Bulgaria’s regulated online gambling market. The two companies, along with Eurofootball Bulgaria, are among a reported flood of operators that have expressed renewed interest in Bulgaria ever since legislators voted in December to change the...
- MODQs – Is There a Role for Independent Authorities in Regulated Environments?
June 5, 2013
Online gambling is becoming an increasingly noticeable issue for governments across Europe. Following on from the inclusion of the UK Point of Consumption Tax in the Queen’s speech notes and the proposed liberalisation of online gambling in The Netherlands, the subject is becoming impossible for even the biggest fence sitters...
- Microgaming get eCOGRA Seal of Approval; Sheriff Gaming Release Two More 3D Titles
April 4, 2013
Industry standard protector eCOGRA renews the Certified Software Seal of the online casino provider Microgaming. Most people have a fear of money. Either losing what they have, or never having enough of it. Displays of ineptitude from online gaming giants such as Full Tilt Poker (FTP) have certainly put the...
- Testing Times
March 16, 2012
As more and more markets move toward regulation there is an increasing demand for companies who are committed to creating common standards within the iGaming industry. While this sort of work has been required before, it has always been on a self-imposed basis rather than as a requirement of operating....
- Have Gambling Ads Gone Too Far?
February 23, 2012
Irish bookmaker Paddy Power has hit the headlines once again in the UK after receiving more than 400 complaints about their latest advert. An ASA spokesman told CalvinAyre.com that those complaining accused the advert of being "transphobic and derogatory towards transgendered people and women." While this is one of the more high...
- Keeping Casinos in Check
February 21, 2012
Self-regulation has always been a crucial part of the iGaming industry. Being able to show customers in grey markets that you're a trustworthy operator safe enough to deposit with has always been a major challenge. However, it's now a challenge that fewer operators are facing due to an increase in...
Relax Gaming is Gaming Intelligence’s Poker Supplier of the Year 2016
February 21, 2017
Tony Tong of Pacific Financial talks about junkets in Macau
February 9, 2012
Sri Lanka Passes Law to Regulate Gambling
May 30, 2011