Sweden Issued 28 More Licenses Before Launching A New Regulatory System
Swedish lotteriinspektionen regulator issued 28 more licenses on the eve of the launch of online gambling market next month. Cherry, gaming innovations group (gig), 888, paf and betfair and others received work permits.
Cherry received at least eight licenses for online rates on the new market, which will officially start work january 1, 2019.
Permissions will be distributed on casinostugan, cherry casino sweden, comeon, hajper, mobilautomaten, snabbare and two partner brand. Cherry also received a license for land commercial casino for its division cherry spelglädje ab.
«Despite the fact that processing applications for license – huge work, we are convinced that swedish regulations provide the best conditions for gambling operators, our customers, as well as for us, as for our shareholders», – commented on gunnar lind, cexry ceo.
Gig received two licensees to work on the new market: one will cover its own brands rizk, guts, highroller, thrills, kaboo and betspin, and the other – white label clients.
Chief executive officer gig robin reed notic: «gig supports a safe and reliable gaming environment and intends to continue investing in technology to be in the forefront of responsible games».
Elsewhere, 888 sweden, betfair international and paf consulting received licenses for online and ground rates in sweden. Ag communications, betspawn ab, blue star planet, bs nordic, cerberus technology, mt secure trade, multibrand gaming, united lottery solutions and zecure gaming.
Swedish gambling regulator provided several new licenses from decept 17 to december 21. Also earlier, the agency reported that he plans to issue even 20 licenses until the end of this year.
As for temporary licenses, they will not be issued. This was announced by lotteriinspektionen a few days ago.