Tag Archives: Casumo

UKGC fines Casumo £6m for historical customer care failings 

The UK Gambling Commission (UKGC) has taken regulatory action against Maltese igaming and sportsbook services operator Casumo, issuing fines totalling £6 million having uncovered a series of social responsibility and anti-money laundering failings.  Following an audit of Casumo activities between October 2019 and 8 January 2020, the Commission found that the operator had failed to put into effect policies and …

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The ‘circle of control’: Protecting your brand traffic from the ‘piggybackers’

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Why do I have potential customers searching for my brand but not ending up on my page? The answer, explained Internet Vikings CEO Peter Ekmark, may lie in brand traffic protection. “Having worked with major igaming B2C brands in both regulated markets and developing markets for almost 15 years, I have faced a multitude of digital marketing challenges,” said Ekmark. …

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Casumo strengthens responsible gaming capacity via beBettor partnership

Online casino operator Casumo has enhanced its responsible gaming framework via a multi-year partnership with technology and data science company beBettor. By integrating beBettor’s Affordability API into its platform, Casumo will be better equipped to gauge the initial affordability of its UK customers and construct automated decisioning for personalised interactions with players. In addition, beBettor will also provide Casumo with …

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Soft2Bet boosts Nordic expertise with Noer promotion

Soft2Bet boosts Nordic expertise with Noer promotion

Peter Christian Noer has been selected as Soft2Bet’s new Regional Manager for the Nordic markets, strengthening the sportsbook platform provider’s position within the region. Following an ‘impressive spell’ as the Country Manager for Sweden, Noer will now take responsibility for helping Soft2Bet to continue growing its footprint across Sweden, Norway and Finland – three areas identified as ‘key territories’ for …

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Casumo expands into the UK with sportsbook launch

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Malta-based online operator Casumo has confirmed that it will be expanding into the UK betting market after launching its new sportsbook which will be made available on mobile, desktop and via the Casumo Sports app. The new launch will allow punters to personalise their betting experience upfront by selecting their favourite sports and leagues. “I am excited to be able to …

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Casumo enters Danish market with five year licence

Online operator Casumo has been given the nod to expand into the Danish iGaming market after being granted a five-year licence from Spillemyndigheden, the Danish Gambling Authority. The operator is set to take a mobile-first approach to the new market, with reports suggesting that Casumo will develop a new media campaign to promote its online casino services. Oscar Simonsson, co-founder …

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Winning Post: Industry heading towards more Euro uncertainties

Industry strategic consultancy Regulus Partners reflects on another week of UK and European setbacks for gambling incumbents. Despite broader regulatory frameworks in-place, political relationships appear more complicated than ever before… ___________ Sweden: online regulation – losing the war… Most online gambling operators that comment on their regulatory strategy or policy tend to state that they favour growing domestically regulated markets …

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Instant payment from MuchBetter to lift Casumo conversion

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MuchBetter has struck a new deal to provide players on Casumo with a new instant deposit and payout option. The iGaming payments company will also lower the transaction costs for the online casino through applying its unique commercial model, whereby operators are only charged based on each player’s net balance over a month. With the MuchBetter e-wallet, players can instantly …

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UKGC has harsh words for gaming industry amid more regulatory action

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Online gambling’s reputation continues to be dragged through the mud this November, as the UK Gambling Commission (UKGC) this morning confirms that it had imposed further action on two UK-licensed operators for failing ‘to prevent money laundering and keeping consumers safe from gambling-related harms’. As previously reported this month, Daub Alderney, a subsidiary of London-AIM listed Stride Gaming was fined £7.1 …

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Commercial & Delivery effective Kambi records strong 2018 opening

Stockholm-listed, betting platform and software provider Kambi Group Plc has detailed a strong opening momentum for 2018. Publishing its Q1 2018 trading update (period ending 31 March), Kambi records a 15% increase in corporate revenues to €16.4 million (Q1 2017: €14.2 million), with the betting platform provider maintaining a high 7.9%  trading margin. Continuing its strong momentum from a record …

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