888 Holdings agrees to pay record fine of over $10m

In the United Kingdom, online gambling operator 888 Holdings has reportedly voluntarily agreed to pay a record fine of just over $10 million after it was found wanting in terms of its protections of vulnerable customers. According to a report from the British Broadcasting Corporation (BBC), the nation’s Gambling Commission regulator found “significant flaws” in…

Casino cheating laws: Is clarity being lost?

In 2014, Genting Casinos claimed that Phil Ivey used a technique known as “edge-sorting” during a game of baccarat (or more specifically Punto Banco) which took place in the summer of 2012. The method Ivey used gives the player a “first card advantage”. The company claimed this was an illegitimate strategy and they had no…

The Perks of Being Part of a Casino Loyalty Program

Everyone likes to be appreciated, you’ll surely agree. So, how does it feel when online casinos show their thankfulness for your loyalty? Surely, there are worse feelings in the world. One of the best, most creative and rewarding ways in which casinos can express their gratitude is through loyalty programs. Today we’re talking about some of…