Tag Archives: online casino

Tom Watson demands thorough review into online casino licence holders

The UK Labour Party has emphasised that online casinos which received licences after 2014 should have to reapply for operating licences after it was found by the UK Gambling Commission (UKGC) that over one third of operators were asked to improve their standards. The party’s deputy leader, Tom Watson, has penned a letter to both the UKGC CEO Neil McArthur and Jeremy …

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Five licence reviews mooted as Gambling Commission clamps down

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The Gambling Commission is considering reviewing the licence of five online casino operators over money laundering and social responsibility controls and has written to a further 12 online casino operators to raise concerns about the sector’s approach to anti-money laundering and social responsibility. In the letter the Commission set out how it expects operators to review all of their processes aimed at …

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Ohad Narkis: Taking a ‘no nonsense’ approach to PlayOJO launch

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Can an operator’s ability to remain as open and transparent as possible become a unique identifier within the online casino industry? Ohad Narkis, Co-Founder of Maple Marketing, has bet big on ‘player responsibility’ with the launch of new online casino PlayOJO. Will his gamble pay off? Launching a new online gambling property will always test the hardest of stomachs, as …

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Andrew Daniels – Degree 53 – The importance of a consistent brand experience

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Degree 53, a digital agency specialising in mobile app and website development, has published a new report evaluating the mobile user experience (UX) of ten online casino operators in the UK. We caught up with the company’s MD Andrew Daniels to discuss this report, along with the importance of delivering a consistent brand experience and the challenges that operators face …

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Oskar Mühlbach – Garbo – Taking a niche product into a crowded industry

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Mr Green chief venture officer (CVO) Oskar Mühlbach has been tasked with relaunching Garbo.com, the company’s female player focused online casino brand. We caught up with Mühlbach to discuss his plans for the Swedish target market, providing a customer-centric experience and standing out within a crowded industry. SBC: With the relaunch of this product, what have you done differently and …

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Global Reviews – Tips to optimise conversions in the online casino market

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In November 2016, Global Reviews tracked and surveyed 200 consumers to better understand their processes when it comes to finding an online casino site to play on. Before gamers conduct any research into the best site for them, as many as 75% have a preferred brand in mind. This is typically driven by having used them before in some capacity …

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BetConstruct – In the Know…Starting an Online Casino

BetConstuct’ s Parandzem Avagyan details initial key fundamentals and logic for new market entrants planning to launch online casino enterprises. In the following article BetConstruct offers the following essential checklist for industry stakeholders…. ________________________ Global online casino and gaming market is on the rise with more countries and states legalizing and regulating online gambling. The latest news that excited operators and technology …

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EnergyCasino.com boosts UK team with Dan Hurley

EnergyCasino.com, the online casino with its own Energy drink brand, has reaffirmed its commitment to the UK market by recruiting Daniel Hurley as its new UK Country Manager. Hurley is joining from BetSocial where he handled the firm’s marketing & affiliates. Before that he held roles at GuruPlay, YouWin and Mansion. He will be making his debut for EnergyCasino at the London Affiliate …

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