As COVID-19 numbers are on the decline, European live poker tournament operators are starting to get some events back on the schedule this year, focusing on player safety.
Bookmaker Bwin has decided to end its operations in Russia amid the changing legislation, according to a letter sent out to its local clients. Bwin noted that it has entered into an agreement with another bookmaker Parimatch to “make leaving the Russian market as comfortable as possible for all customers.” Bwin customers will be able […]
Russian sports betting operator Fonbet has become the official partner of Serie A club AC Milan in the CIS and Russia region. The company will become AC Milan’s ‘Official Sports Betting Partner’, and as a result, its brand will be visible in Russia and the CIS during the Rossoneri’s Serie A home games as well […]
EveryMatrix is thrilled to announce the launch of sports bookmaker 888.ru. The bookmaker has upgraded its betting business in the Russian regulated market with EveryMatrix’s turnkey sportsbook solution. 888.ru utilises EveryMatrix’s turnkey platform and a suite of products including the fully managed OddsMatrix Sportsbook with BonusEngine, as well as MoneyMatrix for
Event will be organized on April 27 in Moscow and will take place for the 14th time under RGW brand. It will bring together leading representatives of the gambling industry and renowned experts in the field of gambling. Event program offers a large-scale conference, demo area and prestigious Betting Awards ceremony. Also, event will create the […]
311.4 million users visited websites sites of Russian legal bookmakers. According to the analytical service SimilarWeb, the traffic decreased by 25.8% compared to 2019 (419.6 million bettors). The leader at the end of the year was the Fonbet BC platform with 89.2 million visits in 2020, which is 30% less compared to 2019. Mostbet lost […]
Russia’s new gambling tax has forced another betting company to leave the market. VulkanBet.ru has announced that it will cease operating in the Russian Federation from January 1.
On December 11, 2020, the Central Bank of the Russian Federation revoked the licenses of two banks whose activities were related to servicing illegal online casino operators. The Central Bank of Russia revoked the licenses of Fintech Bank (Moscow) and Onego Bank (Petrozavodsk). Financial institutions violated the laws of the Russian Federation on combating money […]
Aspire Global has expanded to the Russian market by signing a platform and lottery agreement with Russian National Lottery’s operator Sports Lotteries LLC. Through this landmark agreement, Aspire Global’s BtoBet will provide its technologically advanced Player Account Management (PAM) module platform and provide access to lottery games on online and retail channels to the
On November 6-22, PokerDom will host the Russian Open Online Poker Championship with a total guarantee of 25,000,000RUR. Tournament schedule includes a large series that takes place in the poker room once a year. The Open Championship will be attended by a star poker player, whose name is still kept in secret. The winner of […]