Betsson Receives eCOGRA Certification

2019-01-18
As Safe and Fair operator Independent testing agency eCOGRA has certified Betsson Group as a Safe and Fair operator following a rigorous audit that covered nine key areas of eCOGRA’s generally accepted practices (eGAP). As a Safe and Fair seal...

Denmark Launch Wide-Ranging Gambling Consultation

2019-01-18
Covers self-exclusion, promotions and deposits The Danish Tax Ministry has launched a consultation focusing on responsible gambling measures, promotions and deposits, open until February 4, 2019 and covering the Charity lotteries, gaming machines, land-based casinos, land-based betting, online betting and...

Polish Gambling Blacklist Reaches Five Thousand

2019-01-18
Telecom and payment services sector warned they face fines In a recent industry advisory, Poland’s Finance Ministry reminded telecommunications and payment service providers of their obligations according to the Gambling Act. Telecommunication and payment companies who service Polish clients’ gambling...

Poker in the News — Weekly Round-up for January 18, 2019

2019-01-18
Colillas Takes PSPC Crown (Update) Pockets $5.1 million first prize Spanish former fitness trainer and professional poker player Ramon Colillas (30) emerged victorious and $5.1 million richer in the PokerStars Players No-Limit Hold’em Championship (PSPC), $25,000 buy-in poker tournament. Colillas...