February 2018

Thursday, February 1, 2018 - 10:35
The online gambling industry in the United Kingdom has successfully created an environment that the casual gambler feels safe and comfortable enjoying. This is in part due to the number of safeguards imposed by the UK Gambling Commission and the Competition and Markets Authority.
Saturday, February 17, 2018 - 17:24
The online gambling industry has been struggling with competition in the various jurisdictions in Canada. The online gambling market in Quebec Canada’s French speaking province has been offering legal online betting since November of 2010.
Friday, February 16, 2018 - 09:36
Since 2005, Sportradar has had a partnership with German Football Association to detect fraud and match fixing. This system was later developed and launched as Fraud Detection System and in addition to detection of fraud, Sportradar organizes integrity workshops together with federations such as Major League Soccer, Serie A and International Ice Hockey Federation.
Thursday, February 15, 2018 - 11:14
Uruguay is a South American country known for its verdant interior and beach-lined coast. The capital, Montevideo, revolves around Plaza Independencia, once home to a Spanish citadel and it has the charm of old world Spain. The country is politically, economically, and socially stable and considered a safe haven in Latin America.
Wednesday, February 14, 2018 - 09:44
The standards are there and the online gambling industry should abide by them. The authorities in various jurisdictions have been letting the gambling world know they mean business enforcing the agreed upon rules of engagement.
Tuesday, February 13, 2018 - 14:20
The major issue with the European free e-commerce trade agreement is control of the online gambling industry.  The operators that comply with jurisdictional regulations don’t have a problem with governments but those that are interlopers are facing restrictions and blocking efforts imposed by the authorities.
Monday, February 12, 2018 - 09:42
There are challenges being established in the gambling industry with the issue of sexism coming up as a top contender. There are problems with the representation of women in the industry and there are some people that want to change that.
Sunday, February 11, 2018 - 12:28
The online gambling scene is changing rapidly in Europe with shared liquidity and the liberalization of more jurisdictions in the Union. Last July the regulators of online gambling in Spain France Italy and Portugal agreed to sharing poker liquidity. The poker players and operators are happy with the agreement which will stimulate growth in the sector.
Saturday, February 10, 2018 - 09:45
The introduction of a new set of games is always more impacting if they are presented at a major gambling conference such as London’s ICE going on currently.
Friday, February 9, 2018 - 10:07
Mergers and acquisitions are two of the driving forces behind the development of the online gambling industry with some being small and others large. A recent announcement that Stockholm listed online gambling group LeoVegas has moved to enter the German sports betting market is another example of an online gambling operator recognizing the potential of expansion into new territory.  
Thursday, February 8, 2018 - 11:50
The online gambling industry has evolved into a business that has to have respect for the consumer. The youth of today are the people running this relatively new industry that has gone global with its impact on societies everywhere. The regulated market puts the responsibility in part on governments and the rest with the betting business itself.
Wednesday, February 7, 2018 - 10:33
Super Bowl LII turned out to be one great game for spectators and gamblers who reportedly wagered a record amount on the contest. The underdog Philadelphia Eagles took home the trophy and some serious money changed hands in the process.
Tuesday, February 6, 2018 - 09:32
The rise and fall of crypto currencies is dependent on a number of factors and the online gambling industry is watching all them closely because each one can affect the value of virtual money and the success of the operator.
Monday, February 5, 2018 - 09:52
The times are changing even for the gambling industry with a call to end sexism in the sector. Everyone is keeping a close eye open for signs of trouble in the world of betting with regards to uncalled for advances and actions not appropriate to a fair and gender neutral environment especially in the workplace.
Sunday, February 4, 2018 - 09:25
The online gambling industry has certainly evolved over the years and every once and awhile a new innovation comes to light that deserves mention. The reinvention of an old game has a cultural bent that will appeal to the Chinese gambler but also anyone else that likes to explore something new.
Saturday, February 3, 2018 - 09:57
Malta has a reputation as being a safe bet for registered online gambling firms that want to maintain a secure environment. Unfortunately the arrest of one of Italy’s top crime bosses involved in online betting has tainted that hard earned goal.
Friday, February 2, 2018 - 13:04
The odds are relatively low on a start up venture success in the online sports book field and the competition is fast and furious. There are some innovations that do stand out however and one trait that attracts loyalty in the virtual online gambling world is transparency.
Sunday, February 18, 2018 - 10:34
The challenge in the online gambling world is to create a secure environment for players and operators. Considered the most secure encrypted platform blockchain technology is coming on strong in the gambling industry.