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GLMS unveils a Code of Conduct

Niji Ng

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Photo Source: european-lotteries.org / Ludovico Calvi, GLMS President
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Global Lottery Monitoring System (GLMS) has published its Code of Conduct, which will be applicable to members (individual and associate), partners, employees and Executive Committee Members. The recently concluded GLMS General Meeting in Buenos Aires unanimously approved the new code of conduct.

GLMS President, Ludovico Calvi has stated: “Competent and effective performance is critical to our success, but just as important is how we go about achieving results – with honesty , transparency and respect, without taking shortcuts, and by operating ethically and with integrity in all that we do. The adoption of the present Code not only, once again, demonstrates that GLMS Members – Lotteries take their responsibility towards society in serious, but also proves the real commitment of the entire GLMS family to making zero compromises when it comes to the integrity of any step we take in our daily activity and operations.”

The Code also includes recommendations towards Lottery-Members regarding their Sports Betting operations. These recommendations, which should be seen as complementary to the jurisdictional, legal and regulatory requirements within each national jurisdiction, address numerous relevant issues, such as protection of minors, cautious selection of events and betting types to be offered, avoidance of conflict of interests, obligation to report suspicious betting activity, contribution to good causes, etc. They are also in line with the Council of Europe Convention on the Manipulation of Sport Competitions.

The Code of Conduct emphasises on the corporate ethics principles and guidelines mandatory for all employees and ExCo members of GLMS, and the core ethical principles of respect, equity and non-discrimination, effectiveness, honesty, loyalty, transparency, responsibility, legality, impartiality and integrity, governing the behaviour and everyday professional conduct of all those who belong to the GLMS family.

Niji has been in the writing industry for well over a decade or so. He prides himself as one of the few survivors left in the world who have actually mastered the impossible art of copy editing. Niji graduated in Physics and obtained his Master’s degree in Communication and Journalism. He has always interested in sports writing and travel writing. He has written for numerous websites and his in-depth analytical articles top sports magazines like Cricket Today and Sports Today. Besides reporting industry headlines from all around the globe, Niji is also head of the content management team at Impressions Content Management, based in Kerala, India, which offers writing and editing services to clients around the world.

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InPlayNet appoints Salvatore Marino as CCO

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InPlayNet, the Germany-based igaming platform developer, has appointed Salvatore Marino as the new Chief Commercial Officer (CCO). He too charges from November 25. His aim is to make the InPlayNet platform to scale new markets.

Marino, an MBA from Cambridge, has more than a decade of international experiences in various kinds of betting companies.

“What is the use of accumulating experience if not to face more demanding challenges?” he said to those who asked him why he chose to get on board InPlayNet after having worked, the last three years, with a well-established company, at a recently held SiGMA conference in Malta.

“With this company, I feel I have a lot in common: we are both young, so with so much energy, but we already know the market in which we want to grow and will show our platform in Malta during the days of SIGMA. I found, at InPlayNet, people with the latest technical skills and above all a cutting-edge technology that is adapted to a constantly evolving demand within the industry. For my part, I am organising a sales and service network able to face any type of market: from those that are mature to those that are only now adopting a regulation, like Sweden.”

InPlayNet has just opened its new commercial offices in Malta, but the company’s 200+ employees are distributed between the Frankfurt office, where the company was founded, and London.

“I gave myself a short time and right from the start I will be busy on the main European jurisdictions. In addition to Malta, also UK, Spain and Scandinavia. InPlayNet is a winning platform for the innovative technical features and the commercial formula we have developed. We are very focused on sports betting activity, but the platform offers the full range of casino games. Being a turnkey solution, is complete platform that operators can use and set very quickly, complete with all the verticals that every operator needs in their targeted market.”

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Classic Lightning Box games updated

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Chartwell titles upgraded in HTML5 on SG Digital

 

Specialist slot developer Lightning Box has seen a number of its classic games upgraded in HTML5 in order to bring them to the next generation of players.

Popular titles including Chilli Gold, Frogs ‘n Flies, and Serengeti Diamonds were originally designed in Flash when founders Peter Causley and David Little first began designing content for Chartwell Technology in 2010.

But they have now been revamped in the most up-to-date format and will be distributed to European operators by SG Digital. Following a recent extension to that deal, they also have a route to online operators in New Jersey and Canada.

Peter Causley, Lightning Box managing director and co-founder, said: “Our Classic games have built up quite a reputation among players over the last decade or so and have quite rightly taken their place in the slots hall of fame.

“Players demand has seen them upgraded for the latest technologies on the most up-to-date devices and we are now able to put them in front of a new generation who are appreciating them afresh.”

Also chosen to be included in Lightning Box’s Classics range will be Diamond Tower, Angel’s Touch, Moon Temple, and Lost Temple.

 

About Lightning Box:

Lightning Box is a leading multi-channel supplier of video slots to the betting and gaming industries. The independent studio, based in Sydney, Australia, provides high quality gaming content to land-based, online, and social casinos around the world. It was founded in 2004 by former Aristocrat and IGT designers Peter Causley and David Little. Their combined forty five years’ experience has helped the studio produce a number of commercially successful games, such as Silver Lion, Lightning Horseman, Stellar Jackpots-Chilli Goldx2, Dragon Palace, Frogs ‘n Flies, Astro Cat, and Dolphin Gold. These, and their most recent releases, regularly feature in the top performing games of clients, including SG Digital, Microgaming (Quickfire), Incredible Technologies, Everi and High5Casino. For more information about Lightning Box, please visit www.lightningboxgames.com

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Cryptocurrency: Top 8 Women In Cryptocurrency

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With the dramatic rise in the bitcoin price, the word cryptocurrency has now become ubiquitous with masses. Now everybody who gets introduced to this marvel wants to learn more about it. When we think about any kind of currencies, the main area of concern remains the security.

Hence in case of cryptocurrencies, security has been given the paramount importance through the use of cryptography. Before understanding cryptocurrencies, you should first understand the concept of general currency itself. Money as the way we know i.e.

Cash, is simply a token we use to exchange goods and services. The piece of paper we carry in our wallets doesn’t have any inherent value. It gets its value from the fact that we people believe it to possess value.

In present times, the need for any physical token has reduced drastically and the focus has clearly shifted to virtual currencies. Like traditional currencies, cryptocurrencies too are digital currency except some crucial differences among the two like the widespread use of internet.

Let’s check out how cryptocurrencies are different from traditional currencies. First of all they are not issued by any government. They are created and controlled by computer programming and super specialized algorithms.

The users themselves along with their combined computing power execute all the aspects of the transactions pertaining to a particular cryptocurrency. No banks or intermediaries are needed for maintaining records or for processing the transaction.

This system, where the transactions are directly carried out by and among the users and the sophisticated computing machines is known as blockchain. The transaction happening over a blockchain is termed as ‘peer to peer’ transaction.

The second major difference between cryptocurrencies and conventional currencies is that the total amount of a particular cryptocurrency that can ever be in circulation is limited. Hence we see that conventional currencies work on inflationary model while cryptocurrencies has been designed to work on a deflationary model.

Women In Cryptocurrency: Top 8 Women In Cryptocurrency

Check out the following infographic on Top 8 women in Cryptocurrency, its all about the most popular Crypto women and their achievements to this industry. 

Women In Cryptocurrency

This infographic was developed by MrBTC.org, please go through it and let us know your thoughts.

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