On the search for "Alderney Gambling Control Commission" we found the following results:

Metro Play – 666Bet licence also suspended by Alderney

23 Mar 2015

Metro Play Limited also trading as has had its operations suspended by the Alderney Gaming Control Commission (AGCC) as well as the UK Gambling Commission (see previous report). A press release issued by executive director for the AGCC, André Wilsenach said: “The grounds for the decision to call the licensee to a hearing of …

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Philippines firm in data centre deal with Alderney

18 Oct 2015

IP Converge Data Services Inc., a subsidiary of Philippine Long Distance Telephone Co.’s information and communications technology arm ePLDT, is expanding into Europe via a partnership with Alderney Gambling Control Commission in the Channel Islands, the company has announced. Under the partnership, IPC will serve as the Internet data centre provider for Alderney, president Rene …

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Betsoft Gaming’s Alderney licence suspended

7 Jul 2014

News emerging this week that the Alderney Gambling Control Commission has suspended the operating licence of online gambling software developer and provider BetSoft Gaming has left observers speculating in the absence of an explanation by the Commission. André Wilsenach, executive director of the AGCC, has confirmed that a suspension notice was issued to BetSoft’s parent …

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Alderney regulator pulls Sheriff Gaming parents licence

28 Feb 2014

Bubble Group NV, the parent company of online gambling software developer Sheriff Gaming, has had its licence pulled by the Alderney Gaming Control Commission following a regulatory hearing on Monday where commissioners found that the firm was “…no longer fit and proper to hold such a certificate.” Our readers will recall that Alderney suspended the …

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Alderney regulator names chairman and new member

29 Jan 2014

The Alderney Government has appointed Lord Faulkner of Worcester as the new Chairman of the Alderney Gambling Control Commission and Christopher Moger QC as a new member. The Commission comprises three members who are appointed for a term of five years. Lord Faulkner, a current member, of the commission will succeed John Godfrey who retires …

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Comtrade achieves Alderney licensing

11 Apr 2013

The Alderney Gambling Control Commission has issued an e-gaming licence to Ljubljana, Slovenia-based developer ComTrade Gaming, enabling it to offer its e-gaming platform to new and existing customers. In 2012, ComTrade Gaming registered as a company in Alderney and applied for licensing, subsequently awarded in March 2013. A ComTrade Gaming spokesman said the firm went …

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AGCC insists on fund segregation in amendment to regs

25 Jul 2012

The Alderney Gambling Control Commission has made amendments to Category 1 eGambling licensee regulations, amongst others, in a bid to rebuild its reputation following the Full Tilt debacle. The Commission now expects licensees to hold registered customers’ credits in an exclusively assigned bank account utilized solely for that purpose.  Licensee’s will be expected to deliver …

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Alderney issues its one hundredth online gambling licence

20 Mar 2012

The Alderney Gaming Control Commission has announced the award of its one hundredth online gambling licence to Relax Gaming Network Limited, a company developing and maintaining casino, bingo and poker software. Relax has been in the news recently with the upcoming launch on Unibet, Betsson and iGame of its new Fast Poker product Robin Le …

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Alderney reports good growth in e-gaming

2 Dec 2011

E-gaming applications and licencing exceeded the Alderney Gambling Control Commission‘s expectations this year following a relatively quiet start to the 2011 period. Robin Le Prevost, Alderney’s director of e-commerce attributes the growth to established operators migrating to Alderney because of the attractiveness of its positioning, the soft tax environment and no risk of exposure to …

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Alderney online gambling regulator to review processes

12 Oct 2011

The British Broadcasting Corporation reported Tuesday that the Alderney Gambling Control Commission is to hold a review following the Full Tilt Poker debacle, and the Commission’s revocation of that operator’s licence. The Commission’s executive director, Andre Wilsenach, confirmed that a review is to be held following the scandal, which has left large numbers of online …

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Gaming regulatory bodies reach agreement

28 Jan 2011

An agreement between the Alderney Gambling Control Commission (AGCC) and Nevada Gaming Control Board (NGCB) has laid down a framework for co-operation that will see the gaming regulatory bodies sharing information, expertise, knowledge and skills including exchange visits and training.

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Alderney tweaks licensing system

27 Oct 2009

The Alderney Gambling Control Commission has completed enhancements to its licensing regime following local government approval, and is now set to launch its new product in January 2010.

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RGSB submits reducing gambling harms advice to UKGC

19 Feb 2019

The Responsible Gambling Strategy Board (RGSB)  has issued its advice to the UK Gambling Commission (UKGC) on the new National Strategy to Reduce Gambling Harms. The RGSB has submitted ten primary recommendations, many of which build on its previously publicised advice. Among the RGSB’s recommendations is its belief that treatment should rest with Great Britain health departments and not, as …

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Van der Gaag to serve as responsible gambling chair

19 Nov 2018

Dr Anna van der Gaag has been appointed by the UK Gambling Commission (UKGC) as Chair of the Responsible Gambling Strategy Board (RGSB). The RGSB comprises a team of advisors tackling the research, education and treatment required to reduce gambling-related harms. van der Gaag succeeds Sir Christopher Kelly with immediate effect as Kelly’s term winds to an end in March 2019. As …

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Alderney awards Pariplay licensing

30 Jun 2017

The Alderney Gambling Control Commission (AGCC) has awarded gaming technology provider Pariplay a Category 2 eGambling License for B2B service providers and a Category 1 eGambling License. The Category 2 License will support the ongoing development of the company’s content partnerships ahead of its launch of the Valiant-branded X-OManowar video slot and others scheduled for …

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Live 5 Gaming and Greentube UK awarded AGCC licenses

5 Apr 2017

The Alderney Gambling Control Commission (AGC) has awarded content providers Live 5 Gaming and GreenTube UK Limited core service provider licensing. In addition, the AGCC reported receipt of an application for Category 1 and 2 eGambling Licensure from PariPlay Ltd.

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eGaming data hosting firm gets the Alderney nod

29 Nov 2016

The Alderney Gambling Control Commission (AGCC) has given its approval to the e-gaming hosting facilities operated by telecommunications company Sure. The company provides services across the Channel Islands, will be able to use the Alderney certification to offer solutions to e-gaming brands in Alderney, Guernsey and Jersey, where it has individual data centre facilities.

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AGCC welcomes new regulatory director

23 Mar 2016

The Alderney Gambling Control Commission (AGCC) has welcomed Tom Fears back to the commission as director of regulatory operations succeeding Jorn Starck who assumed the role of executive director following the departure of André Wilsenach (see previous reports). Fears joined the AGCC in 2006 as Senior Regulatory Inspector and previously served in various senior roles …

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New executive director for Alderney Gambling Control Commission

21 Dec 2015

Jorn Starck, formerly director of regulatory operations at the Alderney Gambling Control Commission (AGCC), has been promoted to executive director, replacing Andre Wilsenach who is about to depart (early in the New Year) for pastures greener at the University of Nevada in Las Vegas. Starck has been with the Commission since 2007, and prior to …

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Wilsenach to leave AGCC

2 Dec 2015

Executive director of the Alderney Gambling Control Commission (AGCC) André Wilsenach will leave the authority at the end of January 2016 to take up the role of executive director of the new International Center for Gaming Regulation (ICGR) at the University of Nevada Las Vegas. “Whilst we are naturally sorry that André will be departing …

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Betconstruct awarded AGCC licence

2 Dec 2014

BetConstruct has been awarded a Category 2 License by the Alderney Gambling Control Commission (AGCC) enabling the company to offer betting solutions to AGCC-licensed operators. “With over 80 clients across several continents, BetConstruct is fully committed to solidifying our global presence, and we believe that being licensed in AGCC is recognition of the strength of …

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Land operators warned on underage gambling problems

4 Sep 2014

The UK Gambling Commission has again warned land gambling operations in Britain to tighten up their retail shop control systems against underage betting. The new warning comes after a series of anonymous test probes by the Commission and local authorities, a process which was carried out last year with similar results. The Commission reported on …

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Outgoing Alderney regulatory chairman hopes for more harmonisation

21 May 2014

After fourteen years in the chair at the Alderney Gambling Control Commission international online gambling regulator, John Godfrey penned his last report this month, airing his concerns on the lack of harmonisation among the growing number of national regulators. Godfrey is handing over to Lord Faulkner, who will be supported by Christopher Moger QC as …

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Betdigital achieves Alderney provider certificate

15 May 2014

The UK-based content and systems developer Betdigital has been approved for a Core Service Provider Associates Certificate by the Alderney Gambling Control Commission. The licence enables Betdigital to provide its services to Alderney- liocensed online gaming operators, including William Hill, Ladbrokes and Gala Coral. “The mobile and online sectors play an integral part in our …

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