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MGA Publishes Amendments to the Player Protection Directive

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The Authority is hereby publishing the amendments to the Player Protection Directive (Directive 2 of 2018).

We believe that safe, sustainable, and responsible gaming is of paramount importance to the gaming sector. Following feedback received through the dedicated consultation process, the Authority is hereby publishing these amendments with the aim of strengthening and clarifying the current player protection framework.

This framework will support the Authority’s initiatives moving forward and will facilitate the Authority’s plans to continuously improve the player protection framework, including the eventual publication of detailed player protection guidelines for licensees. The Authority is in the process of conducting detailed research and garnering expert experience to serve as the foundation for the eventual publication of such guidelines.

The amendments delve into, inter alia, the licensees’ obligations regarding their responsible gaming policies and procedures, and the introduction of markers of harm that must be considered by licensees when determining effective measures and processes to detect and address problem gambling. Provisions relating to real-money reinforcement and staff training have also been addressed via the amendments.

The amendments are being proposed on the basis of a review of the key sections of the Directive carried out by an expert in the field, and on the basis of the Authority’s own research and experience garnered through the Responsible Gaming Unit’s audits and familiarisation visits.

Subject to the transitory provisions of the Directive, the amendments coma into force on 12 January 2023.

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The renowned iGaming provider, Enorphina, has successfully maintained its ISO 27001 certificate!

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In January 2024, the leading software provider, Endorphina, underwent a multi-day audit according to ISO 27001 standards. With a pleasing conclusion from the independent auditors, Endorphina achieved the set milestone in security and successfully maintained the ISO 27001 certificate this year as well.

The ISO 27001 certification is an independent and third-party verification that the company’s information security management system (ISMS) meets the requirements of the ISO 27001 standard. By maintaining its certification, Endorphina builds trust with its customers, promising information security and privacy.

Ever since 2012, the company has made its priorities clear when it comes to the continuous improvement of its provided slot games. Endorphina’s enhancement of security elements led the company to the highest level of security, manifested in the acquisition of the internationally recognized ISO 27001 certificate.

This milestone marks a successful entry into the new year and a solid foundation for achieving the company’s goals for 2024.

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WorldMatch Secures its Gaming License in Romania

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WorldMatch announced that it has obtained its gaming license in Romania. This significant milestone marks a substantial step in the company’s global expansion strategy and further solidifies its position as a leader in the online gambling industry.

The license granted by the Romanian National Gambling Office (ONJN) authorises WorldMatch to provide its innovative products and services in the regulated Romanian market. This includes a wide range of online slots, table games, video poker and more, all rigorously tested and certified to ensure a safe, fair and high-quality gaming experience for Romanian players.

“We are thrilled to secure our gaming license in Romania. This success underscores our commitment to global expansion and strengthens our position as a preferred partner for online casino operators worldwide. We look forward to collaborating with local regulated partners to deliver an extraordinary gaming experience to Romanian players,” Andrea Boratto, CEO at WorldMatch, said.

WorldMatch’s entry into the Romanian market will offer local operators access to its extensive portfolio of high-quality gaming content.

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3 Oaks Gaming granted UKGC licence

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iGaming supplier advances growth strategy with key regulatory approval

3 Oaks Gaming, an established distributor of iGaming content, has announced that it has been granted its remote operating licence from the UK Gambling Commission (UKGC).

This prestigious achievement is a monumental landmark for the company who will now be able to distribute its games to licenced operators within the United Kingdom. This milestone not only expands the company’s reach, but also solidifies its position as a provider of choice within the industry.

Operators can anticipate access to a diverse selection of the supplier’s top-performing games, such as 3 Hot Chillies, Coin Volcano, and Sun of Egypt 3 which are currently undergoing certification, ensuring compliance and seamless integration for future partners.

Securing a UK licence represents a pivotal moment in the trajectory of 3 Oaks Gaming, as the provider prepares to announce significant commercial agreements in the coming months. This strategic business development achievement is set to complement the company’s current operations, bolstered by its existing Isle of Man licence.

Sebastian Damian, Managing Director of 3 Oaks Gaming, said: “We are thrilled to have obtained our UKGC licence, an esteemed accreditation within one of the world’s most recognised gambling markets. With this milestone achieved, we are dedicated to delivering high-quality, engaging content to UK-licenced operators.

“Our focus remains on progressing our market position and achieving ambitious growth goals, all while upholding our commitment to promoting responsible gaming.”

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