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According to data provided by New Jersey gambling regulator, online gambling shows signs of significant growth for five months already. Compared to last year, June 2017 GGR index increased by 18, 5%, which is $20, 6 million cash.
September 07, 2017
A gambling regulator of Isle of Man - Gambling Supervision Commission (GSC) - staged a coup in the gambling industry, having issued the first skin-betting license in the world. It was obtained by the eSportsPools (ESP.bet) Internet portal providing various bets together with bets on eSports.
September 01, 2017
Pavel Durov, the founder of the Telegram messenger, stated on his Twitter page that the daily increase of users concluded 600 000 people. Durov stressed that the number of registered users doubled during the beginning of the current year. After 4 years of operation, the messenger attracted 1.2 billion active users worldwide.
August 30, 2017
Online sports betting turnover grew by 9% and reached €636 million in the 2nd quarter of 2017, putting a new quarter record in the local market. According to data from the 1st quarter of 2017, the number of online betting on sports increased by 23% (up to $708 million) as opposed to the same period last year.
August 18, 2017
The Maltese gambling regulator Malta Gaming Authority (MGA) is planning to allow using cryptocurrency payments in the iGaming industry, particularly in its online sector. Consequently, providers operating under the national jurisdiction are going to get an additional advantage and in near future will be able to offer these services by the means of their licensed platforms.
August 16, 2017
The National Bank of the Republic of Belarus introduced a new information network based on blockchain
The National Bank of the Republic of Belarus incorporated of blockchain technologies into the general mechanism of banking data transmission. The newly created information network is going to be used in a wide range of current financial processes and business matters.
August 15, 2017
Google is looking to lift the ban on distribution and placement of gambling applications in its certified Google Play Market and has already announced submission of applications for potential developers starting from August of the current year.
July 31, 2017
Most recently, the first cryptocurrency hashas reached $3K. Further fluctuations raised fears among Bitcoin users. Leading experts on digital currencies of companies Alphabit.Funds, Global Advisors Bitcoin Investment Fund, Societe Generale and others are sure that the rate will continue to grow, providing comprehensive arguments for their rightness.
July 28, 2017
Chinese and British scientists have introduced an idea of honest e-casino based on the principles of quantum mechanics.
July 21, 2017
By the end of June, the Internet community, RU net in particular, was swayed by the fact that Roskomnadzor (the Federal Service for Supervision of Communications, Information Technology and Mass Media of the Russian Federation) informed about its plans to block Telegram in Russia.
July 19, 2017
Within the next five years, Russia’s regulated sports betting market is expected to triple its turnover due to new market entrants and significant sports events, according to experts from Bookmakers Ratings.
July 18, 2017
Maltese gambling licenses are the most sought-after in the list of jurisdictions allowing such a type of business. The Malta Gaming Authority (MGA) keeps growing within the iGaming sector. During the first quarter of 2017 this regulator managed to issue 26 licenses, while the total number of issued licenses reached 543.
July 14, 2017
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