Mobile access drives system development for 1xWager
1xWager, a headline sponsor for next week’s Betting on Football, will be using the meeting to promote the introduction of its platform, which is both “user-friendly and simple to use” with today’s interface that may be easily reached from cellular devices.
To emphasise this focus, the company’s Mind of Business Development Evgenii Kiriushin said that it expects mobile development to be always a strong focus for the industry.
“The seeds for what we predict will be this year’s most anticipated innovations were sown a long time ago,” Kiriushin described.
“Nowadays, increasingly more customers are choosing to access online betting through their cellular devices, so the main aim is to supply the best possible services to those customers.”
Increased online betting access is a major speaking point on the ‘Africa – shop local’ session, held within the ‘Global Markets Track’ on Thursday 21 March. For the latest plan, just click here.
This program is of particular interest to 1xWager, who this past year guaranteed a long-term agreement to become Tottenham Hotspur’s Standard Betting Partner for Africa until 2022.
Kiriushin picked out Global Markets as one of three key the different parts of the #bofcon plan for 1xBet, alongside the Sponsorship Discussion board (21 March) – especially in light of the firm’s recent AFCON announcement – and the Betting on Advancement track (20 March).
“Sponsoring football night clubs and federations is an integral feature of our marketing strategy,” said Kiriushin. Meanwhile, we were happy winners of the SBC Rising Star in Sports activities Betting Innovation prize for 2018. For this reason, we plan to continue to follow tech news and integrate new technology into our services.”
Finally, Kiriushin dismissed the idea that the acceleration of invention might sluggish in the absence of a significant global football tournament, countering: “On the contrary – we think companies will value this time prior to the next big sporting event and use it effectively so that when another big tournament arrives they’ll have the ability to present products that are on a complete new level. We certainly will!”
1xWager hit with €400,000 penalty from Dutch regulator
International operator 1xBet has been hit with a fine of €400,000 (£344,200) from Dutch gambling regulator Kansspelautoriteit (KSA) for targeting consumers without authorization.
The fine pertains to the firms behind 1X Corp. N.V. in Curaçao, which works the 1xBet.com website, and Cyprus-based Exinvest Limited and its xbet-1.com site.
In its ruling, the KSA found that both sites were easily seen from holland, in addition to possessing a Dutch language feature, despite the fact that neither acquired received relevant authorization from the regulator.
Both 1xWager.com and xbet-1.com allowed customers to make deposits with a Dutch-specific payment method, which is available to those who possessed a Netherlands bank account.
KSA Chair, René Jansen, commented: “Online playing in the Netherlands is unlawful; under the existing legal program for companies it is not possible to obtain a licence for offering online flash games of chance.
“Consumers are not assured of the safe game on a genuine market with illegal providers.”
The news follows the acceptance of the Remote Game playing Act in the country’s Senate after two and a half years of controversy. It really is expected that providers will be granted licences to operate from middle-2020, providing that sufficient cultural responsibility measures are placed in place.
A recent survey completed by the Holland Gambling establishment found that approximately 1.8m of Holland’s people had previously positioned bets via unlawful gambling sites.
The KSA has previously mentioned that, amid politics pressure, it could not be approving ‘rogue operators applying for licences’. It is hoped by many that the new legislation, due to be put in place with a Royal Decree, will pave just how for igaming regulation in the country.