Malta tightens reporting requirements for critical sports bets

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Sports bets have fallen into disrepute in recent years. One reason for this lies in the possibilities of bet fraud and bet manipulation. The sports betting providers are trying to defend themselves against these allegations. An opportunity is seen in tightening the obligation to report suspected cases. Such an innovation is currently being introduced by Malta. What this looks like in detail and... (Betfinal)

Evobet loses license from Malta

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Admittedly, it rarely happens that a gambling provider loses its license. Revoking a license is just as possible as granting it. Nevertheless, it is a rare situation that now affects the sports betting provider Evobet. The MGA revoked the license for this company. There are negative consequences associated with this withdrawal. The… (read on)

Malta wants to reduce the payout ratio

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Meanwhile, online gambling has been regulated in almost all European countries and for found legal. As pleasing as this is for both players and providers, legalization brings with it many problems. One of the planned changes is that the Malta Gaming Authority wants to lower the payout percentage. The Maltese supervisory authority wants the… (read more)

MGA hopes for herd protection through vaccination

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For almost 1.5 years has been raging the corona virus and has caused considerable damage. Nobody expected that the pandemic would spread so quickly and that even longer lockdowns would not bring the desired success. The gambling industry in particular has been hit hard as this is the area where the longest lockdowns have been imposed. When it opened, the casinos and… (read more)

MGA: close cooperation with KSA

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Hardly any other European gambling authority is like that experienced as the Malta Gaming Authority (MGA). The authority is responsible for numerous online casinos and ensures that work is carried out in accordance with the law in various markets. The KSA from the Netherlands would now also like to benefit from this expertise. Online casinos are to be legalized here in the coming months. With… (read more)

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