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NMi – Czech Republic Technical Standards Requirements

George Miller



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NMi Czech Republic

NMi, the global compliance testing and auditing laboratory, is accredited to test and certify in the Czech Republic, for iGaming certification and landbased game machines and systems.

The approval further advances the world-leading gaming laboratory’s coverage in Eastern Europe, with recent accreditations also including Hungary and Romania.

Czech Republic gambling has been legal since the 1990’s for lottery, yet their provisions and legal framework was not sufficient to cope with the market nor with internet gambling.

However, following on from the bill to amend the Czech Republic’s gambling legislation by the Ministry of Finance, Czech Republic in June 2016, this accreditation further adds to our coverage of Eastern European jurisdictions and demonstrates our continued commitment to meet our customer’s needs. NMi is well known for its experience, quality and flexibility of service, and continue to support customers on their worldwide road map to compliance.

The bill, effective on the 1st January 2017, allows EU/EEA companies to apply for online licences. As an EU jurisdiction, the Anti-Money Laundering directive, going through the Czech Republic Government at the end of 2015, has been a key factor in moving the bill along – influencing the Czech Republic Government to further tighten legislation and comply with set EU standards.

The Ministry of Finance has outlined the high level requirements as:

  • Full Games Testing
  • Operator Requirements
  • Back-Office
  • Live Dealer Game Testing
  • Random Number Generator (RNG) Testing
  • Remote Gaming Server (RGS) Testing
  • Platform Testing
  • Sportsbook Testing
  • Self-Exclusion Register.

We believe you may find an English translation of the technical standards useful. Please click on the link below and complete the form to receive your professionally translated copy, commissioned by NMi and produced by All-in Translations.


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Please note, as this is an unofficial translation of the Czech Republic Technical Requirements, NMi accepts no responsibility or liability whatsoever in relation to the information in this document. Legal advice should be sought, should you wish to use this document in a commercial or legal capacity. This document must always be used in conjunction with the Czech Republic Gaming Law.

Eastern Europe

FeedConstruct signs exclusive deal with The Ukrainian Association of Football

George Miller



FeedConstruct signs exclusive deal with The Ukrainian Association of Football
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The sports data feed provider receives exclusive rights to collect and distribute video streamings and Fast Betting Data from the matches of the Ukrainian Association of Football.

The partnership grants FeedConstruct the coverage of 800+ annual events held throughout competitions like Ukrainian Premier League, Cup, Women’s and Youth Leagues and others. Advocating for competitions’ integrity, the data feed provider will deliver accurate data collected by its network of scouts and video streamings, which will find major appeal among the supporters and fans of the Association.

“The most important features of sports competitions are transparency and openness. Sports, in particular football, thrills with its unpredictability, genuine emotions and excitement! The Ukrainian Association of Football pays increasing attention to the guiding principles of fair play and ethics in organization of the football competitions at every level. And it’s a great pity that unethical practices of some parties jeopardize fair game score and hurt the image of the footballing bodies! That is why I’m pleased to announce start of cooperation between the Ukrainian Association of Football and FeedConstruct initiated by Mr. Francesco Baranca, President of Ethic Committee of the Ukrainian Association of Football.

The partnership of the Ukrainian Association of Football and FeedConstruct foresees regulation of the matters relating to the transfer of the rights to Ukrainian Premier League, Cup competitions, Women and Youth Leagues matches live data transmission to betting companies. From now on all data will only be transmitted through FeedConstruct and the transmission process may be stopped in case Ethic Committee of the Ukrainian Association of Football notices suspicious betting activity.

“FeedConstruct is one of the best sports digital content providers. And with choice of such reliable and experienced partner we feel certain that Ukrainian football competitions transparence shall reach the highest level!” – pointed Yurii Zapisotskyi, Ukrainian Association of Football General Secretary.

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Enteractive’s (Re)Activation Cloud platform lands in Romania

George Miller



Enteractive's (Re)Activation Cloud platform lands in Romania
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One-to-one CRM approach to benefit retention in CEE market     

Enteractive, the leader in player reactivation and retention, has announced the launch of their (Re)Activation Cloud™ plug-and-play platform for the fast-growing Romanian market, boosting conversions of lapsed or dormant players for operators in the country.  iGaming brands will benefit from Enteractive’s personalised approach to player engagement, helping to activate NRCs to NDCs, and to revive player accounts.

Enteractive started providing (Re)Activation Cloud solutions in this market in April 2020, and the company has found players to be open and receptive to one-to-one conversations.

There are already some fantastic stats pointing towards the potential value in the country’s iGaming sector, and of the player conversations conducted by Enteractive on behalf of clients, around 75% of those contacted were interested to chat, with just 1% opting out from further calls.

Responsible Gambling is also key to the Romanian market, and keeping players safe and engaged means strong health prospects for the future of the region’s iGaming market. Enteractive agents are trained in handling responsible gambling issues, and every call includes checks on player wellness in terms of their gambling experience and possible risks.

In initial calls the company found that just 1% of Romanian players contacted were concerned about gambling problems. Enteractive is the leading engagement and retention provider for the iGaming sector, connecting with players for one-to-one conversations through (Re)activation Cloud. Enteractive thereby plays an important role as a ‘first responder’ when it comes to operators’ Responsible Gambling efforts.

Bartek Michalek, Enteractive’s country manager for Romania, commented, “Our teams love working on the Romania market, reporting both high answering rates, reaching 50%, and long conversation duration that is 38% higher than average.  We speak to around 300 players each day and find them keen to listen as well as chat with us. The feedback we’ve had shows that players are more interested in no-nonsense, uncomplicated bonuses than convoluted offers which helps us achieve an impressive conversion rate!”

As leading iGaming brands eagerly enter this growing CEE market, Enteractive’s unique CRM platform offers a fresh approach to player reactivation and retention, helping to boost operators’ bottom line with oft-forgotten churned players. (Re)Activation Cloud™ is driven by human interaction and personalised conversations on behalf of brands, bringing empathy and a human touch to an industry dense with automated impersonal services.

Mikael Hansson, Enteractive founder and CEO, said: “Romania is a world of opportunity for our clients and the iGaming sector in general.  We’re excited to grow our team for this region, and results seen so far indicate that this Central European region will be a key destination for iGaming brands.”

Enteractive is already well established in many European markets, with clients such as Betsson, GiG, and Kindred enjoying increased conversion and retention through the (Re)Activation Cloud platform, delivering Retention-as-a-Service expertise and boosting player deposits and engagement.

Both GDPR and G4 compliant, with bespoke systems built for operator compliance and player protection, Enteractive has a reputation for exceeding client expectations and delivering increased revenue results through low risk performance-based models.

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Eastern Europe

Second Reading of Ukrainian Gambling Bill Postponed Again

Niji Narayan



Second Reading of Ukrainian Gambling Bill Postponed Again
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The second reading of the Ukrainian gambling bill has been postponed again.

On June 19, according to the agenda of the Verkhovna Rada, the Ukrainian MPs were to begin consideration in the second reading of the bill “On state regulation of activities related to the organization and conduct of gambling.”

However, the plenary session ended and the bill on legalisation of gambling has not been considered.

It was planned that the consideration of the draft law №2285-D would begin on June 18, but later the date was postponed to June 19. However, MPs did not even start the reading of the bill due to lack of time.

Most likely, the second reading of the bill on the legalisation of gambling will be postponed to the next plenary week, which, according to the calendar of parliamentary sessions, should begin on June 30.

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