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BetRivers is one of the most recognized and respected names in the American gambling landscape. BetRiver's offers its unique interactive gaming platform in most regulated US states and in Ontario. The operator works with iGO to provide a real money online casino or sportsbook experience built around integrity, fairness, player protection, and social responsibility. The Betriver’s Review is written by industry experts with over 10 years of experience in online gaming.
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@EveryMatrix secures market entry in #iGamingplatform provider EveryMatrix has officially secured its Ontario licence and is now preparing to enter the market under the new regulations.

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Evolution goes live on Ontario's iGaming debut with operators including 888, BetMGM, RSI, theScore Bet

Evolution goes live on Ontario's iGaming debut with operators including 888, BetMGM, RSI, theScore Bet. The province's new, regulated online gaming market launched on Monday, April 4. Evolution is powering online casino services in Ontario for operators such as 868, LeoVegas, Rush Street Interactive and the Score Bet, a wholly-owned subsidiary of Penn National Gaming. It will initially include the full Evolution portfolio of online live casino games, game shows, First Person table games and game Shows, as well as NetEnt and Red Tiger online slots.
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Provincial Lottos Ask Feds To Help Battle Illegal Online Gambling

A coalition of provincial lottery corporations is protesting the use of misleading advertising and illegal gambling websites in Canada. The coalition wants the federal government to work with provincial jurisdictions to protect the Canadian public from online black-market operations. There are hundreds of illegal gaming sites operating in the country. The group wants to raise public awareness regarding these issues and reach out to media platforms to advise them of their duty to comply with existing laws and regulations.
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Gaming Americas Weekly Roundup

This week's American gambling news roundup includes the latest news and new partnerships in the industry. Pragmatic Play has strengthened its position in Brazil with its partnership with Bingo ao Vivo. DraftKings Inc. has launched new igaming products in West Virginia. PokerStars has been granted a full registration to operate in Ontario. Passport Technology has announced the launch of its Lush loyalty and rewards platform and Mira player enrollment kiosks at Cahuilla Casino Hotel. BlueBet Holdings Ltd has signed an online market access agreement with Horseshoe Casino – Hammond.
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Snipp Interactive Inc. (SPN.V) partners with Gamelancer

Snipp Interactive Inc. (SPN.V) is a global marketing solutions company offering a modular Software-as-a-Service (SaaS) technology suite. The Company boasts over 4,000 promotions and loyalty programs and more than 150 million transactions to date. Snipp is headquartered in Vancouver, Canada, but has a presence in the United States, Europe and India.
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Push Gaming adds 4th title to Fat slots series, agrees deal with Coolbet

Push Gaming has signed a deal with Coolbet sports and casino to get its games out to a wider audience in Europe and North America. Push is the developer of popular online real money slots like Big Bamboo, Nightfall, and Jammin’ Jars. The new install for the Fat slots series has just been released. GSI developed and deployed platform solutions for Push Gaming.
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Will Canadians Embrace Regulated Online Gambling Now That It’s Here?

The Canadian province of Ontario started its legal and monitored online gambling sector on April 4th 2022. The launch comes nearly three years after the province government announced plans to lift the lottery’s monopoly on online betting and gambling in April 2019. In 2020, the government established a licensing system.
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MGE Becomes First Land-Based Operator To Be Licensed In Ontario

Mohegan Gaming & Entertainment's PlayFallsview mobile brand is one of the latest to become licensed with regulators in Ontario. MGE is the first land-based operator to get licensed. Rich Roberts, M GE's president of iGaming, will be overseeing the new online casino and sportsbook product. The product is expected to launch this summer. Kambi is its sports betting provider. The company had an existing relationship through Unibet, which operates a sportsbooks at Mohegans Sun Pocono in Pennsylvania. It is a difficult task to work out the details of a new licensing agreement.
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Push Gaming Enters Ontario's Regulated iGaming Space

Push Gaming has been licensed by the Alcohol and Gaming Commission of Ontario. Now it can supply its content to other locally approved operators. The province's competitive market opened up on April 4, 2022.
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DraftKings Casino Ontario Review 2022

DraftKings Casino Ontario is one of the first fully regulated online casinos in Canada. The iGaming market is now legal in Ontario. DraftKings has been in the North American market for a number of years. It is not at liberty to disclose any information about the promotions or bonuses that may be offered by Draft Kings Casino. The review will shed some light on the best games, deals and services offered.
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Ontario's Online Gambling Marketplace Is Huge

Ontario has more internet gambling operators than most US online casino states. New Jersey has the most with 39 "internet gaming sites" and 25 "online sports pools". New York has launched most of its new online gambling apps in New Hampshire. Ontario's market added private operators on April 4. In less than a month, Ontario approved nearly as many operators as are live in the Garden State.
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MGM To Buy Online Casino Competitor

MGM Resorts International announced today that it's buying LeoVegas for $607 million. Ontario expanded its iGaming marketplace to include private operators less than a month ago. On Launch Day, BetMgm, Leovega and Royal Panda were among 13 private operator going live.
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On the hunt for a new online casino? Here’s what to look out for

The popularity of online casinos and iGaming has increased significantly in recent years. Ontario in Canada has recently expanded the online gaming market by refreshing regulations for the casino and esports betting sectors. Record numbers of websites offering sports betting and sweepstakes online gambling platforms have been set up in response to this development. For new players, the main factors to consider when choosing an online casino to play at are: the quality of the service, location, and the number of players.
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NorthStar Gaming Announces Registration as an Online Gaming Operator in Ontario

NorthStar Gaming has been registered as an online gaming operator by the Alcohol and Gaming Commission of Ontario. NorthStar Bets is a made-in-Ontario casino and sportsbook gaming platform. North Star Gaming is committed to operating at the highest level of responsible gaming standards. It is also committed that local players' entertainment dollars stay in the province ofOntarios. The company is uniquely positioned to become a convergence leader in sports media and betting.
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Ontario In Canada Opens up for Online Gambling

The launch of the new gambling market in Ontario was delayed for 3 years. The province will be regulated by the iGaming Ontario and issue licenses to top gambling operators and suppliers. Before the launch, the province had issued a series of licenses, thus approving a host of major brands to carry out operations in the Ontario. Some of them are FanDuel, PointsBet, Bet365, Rivalry, TheScore, and Rush Street Interactive. The Alcohol and Gaming Commission of Ontario will resolve any outstanding issues that are yet to be resolved. All online casinos that applied for registration before 4th of April were required to suspend operations.
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BetMGM Casino Ontario Review, FAQ, and Player Guide

BetMGM Casino Ontario is one of the best online gaming platforms in Ontario. It is licensed by iGaming Ontario, a subsidiary of Alcohol and Gaming Commission of Ontario and offers a variety of games and a desktop and mobile platform.
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Ontario’s new internet gambling market is open for business

Ontario’s new internet gambling market is open for business. Coolbet, FanDuel, PointsBet, and theScore Bet launched their business in the province on April 4th. The regulatory framework is the first of its kind in Canada. 13 different operators had been registered with the AGCO and executed an operating agreement with iGO as of early Monday morning.
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Dozens of operators registered to launch as Ontario’s online gambling market opens

Dozens of operators registered to launch in Ontario's iGaming market today. Ontario is the first province in Canada to open a legal private online gambling market. Some sources estimate the market could be worth up to $800-million annually. Online gambling already existed in the grey market and on the Ontario Lottery and Gaming’s Proline+ sportsbook.
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Dozens of operators registered to launch as Ontario’s online gambling market opens

BetRivers Casino Ontario: Review, FAQ, and Player Guide

BetRivers Casino Ontario is one of the most popular online casino platforms in North America. It offers real money gaming with integrity, fairness, player protections and social responsibility. This review gives details about the operator's activity in Ontario and explains how to download the app. It also explains the information about banking and what games you can play.
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Ontario's New iGaming Market is Live

iGO launched the new market for internet gaming in Ontario today. Players in the province can play internet casino games and place sports bets on sites offered by igaming companies that are fully registered and approved. iGO's Executive Director Martha Otton calls it a monumental day that establishes Ontario as an international leader in online gaming.
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Ontario's online gambling market to open Monday

Ontario's online gambling market to open at midnight on Monday. There are 25 operators registered with iGaming Ontario. The Trailer Park Boys are promoting their website with videos and ads. The province has said its regulated online betting market will help "protect consumers and provide choice" and generate revenue. It is Canada's largest province. Online gambling already existed in Ontario in the form of grey market websites operated outside Canada. Last summer, the province launched its Proline+ sportsbook. it was regulated by the Alcohol and Gaming Commission of Ontario, which regulates the industry.
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RSI is first US iGaming company to get RGC's RG Check accreditation, required by Ontario's new market

Rush Street Interactive is the first U.S.-based online casino and sports betting company to receive the RG Check iGaming Accreditation for its BetRiversandPlaySugarHouse sites. The accreditation is valid for three years and is reviewed by a panel of independent responsible gaming specialists. It is embedded into the requirements for all igaming operators entering the Ontario marketplace by iGO. On April 4, Betrivers real-money online casinos and a sportsbook will go live in the Canadian province. The Accrediting Council is already used by land-based casinos in Ontario.
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Best Online Casinos in Ontario: The Complete Guide and FAQ

For the first time in history, players in Ontario will have a chance to play at fully regulated and safe Ontario online casinos. The first gaming licenses have been issued and the operators are preparing for launch on April 4, 2022. Operators who have applied for a gaming license will also have the option to operate while waiting for their licenses to be approved.
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Google allows certain online gambling ads in Ontario

Google allows certain online gambling ads in Ontario. The legal online betting market in the province is scheduled to launch next week on 4 April. A number of operators have secured licences ahead of the opening. The province published its final standards for online gaming in September 2021. Some legal experts question the government's approach. It is not clear whether it conflicts with the Criminal Code of Canada.
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Here’s what will change when Ontario’s new internet gambling market opens April 4

Next month, Ontario launches an internet gambling market named iGaming. It will allow legal single-game betting and online gambling. The market will be regulated by the government. Operators must register with the Alcohol and Gaming Commission of Ontario and obtain an operating agreement with igaming Ontario. They also need to enter revenue-sharing agreements with province. Some operators are more ready to launch their services on day one, while others will expand the market in the weeks and months following the launch.
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Here’s what will change when Ontario’s new internet gambling market opens April 4

Canada Online Casino: LeoVegas Group Secures License in Ontario

LeoVegas Group has been registered as an internet gaming operator in Ontario. The next step is signing an operating agreement with iGaming Ontario, which is the next and final step in the licensing process. LeoV Vegas and Royal Panda brands will be used to market the online casino, live casino and betting products offered by the Group.
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Canada Online Casino: LeoVegas Group Secures License in Ontario

LeoVegas and Play'n GO secure approval in Ontario

LeoVegas and Play'n Go have received approval for their iGaming operations in Ontario. The new regulated market will be launched on April 4th. LeoV Vegas will offer casino, live casino and betting under its Leo and Royal Panda brands. Play’n GO will provide its games to the province's regulated operators. Play's Go will also launch in selected US state level igaming jurisdictions for the first time. Share price of Leo Vegas AB fell 1.04% on Tuesday morning. It closed at SEK34.12 per share in Stockholm.
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IGT Debuts Wheel of Fortune Bingo Across Ontario

International Game Technology has introduced Wheel of Fortune bingo offerings in Ontario. The company has received regulatory licenses from Sony Picture Television for it. IGT is an industry-leading provider of numerous gaming products.
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New online gambling rules will cost Milton money and jobs, report claims

Funding for Halton Healthcare Milton District Hospital, the Town’s Sports Hall of Fame, and the Country Heritage Agricultural Society will be at risk if Ontario moves forward with its proposed iGaming regulations. A portion of their funding comes from the Milton Community Fund program, which was created to allot money received from Lottery and Gaming Corporation's Mohawk location. The report predicts current regulations could cost the province a total of 2,500 paying union jobs and $11.3 million in municipal payments over the course of five years.
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Is Metaverse Canadian Casinos' Future?

Some gambling leaders plan to build a virtual reality casino in the Metaverse. The introduction of casinos would be great news for the gambling industry of Canada and the global one.
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iGaming Market Could Hurt Ontario Land-Based Casinos

Report for Great Canadian Gaming Corporation predicts that the launch of Ontario's new open iGaming market could have a negative effect on land-based casinos. It predicts a 25% job loss at Gateway Casinos Sault Ste. Marie and a cost of CA$1.9 million over five years to the venue.
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How Ontario Online Casino Privatization Differs From The US Model

The private online casino market in Ontario will be different from the US model. Operators will need to enter into commercial agreements with the province. The Ontario Lottery and Gaming Corporation has a monopoly on online casinos. iGaming Ontario was created in July. It will oversee the private igaming marketplace that was slated to launch this month, but will more than likely debut early next year.
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Ontario's Auditor General sees legal risks, potential conflict of interest in new online gambling framework

Auditor General Bonnie Lysyk released a report on Wednesday. She questions the legality of Ontario's proposed internet gaming model under the criminal code and the governance structure for internet games in the province. The report presents the chance to air the possible pitfalls of the current legislation to the public. It would allow regulators to adjust their plans. Ontario Lottery and Gaming Corporation is the only legal provider of iGaming in Ontario. They also run the PROLINE + sportsbook. Sportsbooks like DraftKings have expressed interest in working in province, but the government has not yet agreed to create its own iCasino enterprise.
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Ontario's Auditor General sees legal risks, potential conflict of interest in new online gambling framework

Study Reveals Ontario's Huge iGaming Potential

Study Reveals Ontario's Huge iGaming Potential. New report suggests that Ontario could become the largest regulated online jurisdiction in the whole of North America. The new and competitive market is on schedule to be launched in Q1 of 2022.
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The inside story of how the OLG lost control of Ontario’s online gambling market

Ontario is planning to allow private companies to offer online gambling to its residents. The province is following the lead of European countries and U.S. states like New Jersey. Sports media players such as Rogers Communications and Torstar Corp. are also interested in the sector. It is a paradigm shift from criminalizing online betting to decriminalizing it. Yaniv Spielberg, co-founder and chief strategy officer at Bragg Gaming Group, a Toronto-based gaming technology provider, explains.
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The inside story of how the OLG lost control of Ontario’s online gambling market

No Slots Autoplay for Ontario Gamblers in New iGaming Ban

The government of Ontario in Canada announced the creation of a new body to regulate the province's online gaming market. The regulator has published a series of new rules for operators as they prepare to launch. Ontario iGaming has also stipulated rules on transparency and anti-money laundering.
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AGCO creates online gaming subsidiary

AGCO created iGaming Ontario to manage new online gaming options in Ontario. The province's Lottery and Gaming Corporation will continue to operate the existing online gambling options. Ontario's finance minister hopes a new legal online market will generate revenue for the province. The AGCO expects a regulated online marketplace to be running by the end of the year. Ontarians spend about $1-billion a year on online games. 30% of them are regulated. COVID-19 pandemic increased the market.
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AGCO creates online gaming subsidiary