RGC Names PlayNow.com as First Internet-Based Gambling Site to Receive RG Check Accreditation

The Responsible Gaming Council (RGC) came out with a press release last week (July 22, 2015), naming PlayNow.com as the first online gambling facility to meet the Responsible Gambling Standards for Internet Gambling. PlayNow.com, a website maintained and operated by the British Columbia Lottery Corporation (BCLC) underwent several months of assessment under RGC’s RG Check-Internet […]
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Quickfire to Deploy Genesis Gaming’s Ragnarok Video Slot in Canadian Casinos

Genesis Gaming is about to deploy a Ragnarok-themed video slot at online casinos via the Quickfire gaming platform. Quickfire is Microgaming’s quick integration technology for HTML5 built and Flash-based slot games. This means Canadian online and mobile slot players can expect to find the Ragnarok video slot accessible at their favorite Microgaming online casinos any […]
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BCLC Paid CA$1.1 Million to “Wizard of Oz” Slot Players Disadvantaged by Technical Glitch

The British Columbia Lottery Corporation (BCLC) shows virtue as an upright operator of online gaming facilities by paying customers who had been put at a disadvantage by a technical glitch found in the Wizard of Oz progressive slot. In what is considered by many as a rare act of generosity, the BCLC paid as much […]
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Quebec Court Lifts Gag Order on Latest Arrest Warrant Issued to AMF for Amaya Probe

A Quebec court-has lifted its suppression order on the latest arrest warrant issued to Autorité des Marchés Financiers (AMF). The warrant is in connection with the ongoing insider trading investigation involving Amaya Inc.’s shares of stocks, allegedly perpetuated by employees of Amaya’s financial adviser Canaccord Genuity Corporation and of the Dorval branch of Montreal Manulife […]
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Microgaming to Rollout Three Massive Multiplayer Slot Games in July 2015

This coming July, Microgaming will be releasing three massive multiplayer slot games slated to run in network-wide slot tournaments. Actually, the tennis-themed “Centre Court” multiplayer slot is scheduled to go live by June 24, in preparation for the holding of a tournament called “Game, Set & Cash Slot” from June 29 to July 12, 2015. […]
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OLG Scraps Rebranding Plans as Ontario Parliament Questions Costs Involved

The Ontario Lottery and Gaming Corporation’s (OLG) second re-branding plan was cut short by the Ontario Legislative Assembly, after inquiries about costs revealed that such plans entailed spending a significant amount of taxpayer’s money. Under the Ontario government’s 5-year plan for revitalizing the province’s horseracing, the OLG received a mandate to leverage its expertise in […]
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