Specialty Betting Archive

Then & Now: Gambling Laws of Canada On Land and Online (2022) What is gambling? It is the act of placing a bet. A bet is placed when an individual risks something of value on the outcome of something that hasn’t happened yet in hopes of winning an equal or larger thing of value...
List of Actively Licensed Gambling Sites in Ontario iGaming Market The time has finally come. After years of regulatory speculation and legislative wrangling, Ontario’s competitive, private-operator iGaming market is finally live. It consists of more than five dozen online sports, casino, and poker operators; an impressive number, and one that continues to rise due...
Just Because Sports Betting is Legal in Canada Doesn’t Mean it’s Not Risky On August 27, 2021, single-event sports betting became legal all across Canada. That was the day millions of Canucks threw out their parlay slips in favor of straight-up bets. It opened a whole new world of odds and wagers; a world...
Manchester City Joins LeoVegas Casino for Euro/Canada Sponsorship Deal Canadian soccer fans and iGaming enthusiasts alike may find this news very interesting. LeoVegas is teaming up with Manchester City. Okay, so it’s not Caesars Palace and Manchester United – it’s still pretty big news. LeoVegas is one of Canada’s top online casinos, with a...
Unibet Ontario takes a $48k Hit from AGCO for “Generous” Bonus Ad It took many years for Ontario to get all its iGaming ducks in a row. Above all, provincial leaders had to ensure utmost player protections; protection against not just scams and fraudulent activity, but against predatory marketing. The Alcohol and Gaming Commission...
Half a Million Player Accounts are Already Gambling Online in Ontario April 4, 2022, was a great day in Canada, and not because it was my birthday; (although that did make it a bit more memorable). No, the historical significance of that date belongs to Ontario’s official launch of a provincially regulated, competitive iGaming...
Renowned Super Group Launches its Four Best Online Casinos in Ontario If you’re going to launch a company with the word ‘Super‘ in its name, it better live up to the preemptive hype. Super Group is one such company worthy of its suggestive title. It is the owner of a handful of globally renowned...
Virtual Visa Canada Casinos: Gamble Safely Online with a Prepaid Visa There is no card-based financial institution more famous than Visa. Whether it’s a credit card, debit card, gift card, or prepaid virtual card, if it bears the Visa logo, acceptance is unequivocal. I mean, if you think about it, no one ever really...
Novibet Sportsbook Secures Partnerships to Spread Across North America The North American iGaming market is growing at an incredible pace. Analysts attribute this largely to regulatory acceptance in a growing list of US states, and the recent launch of a competitive market in Ontario, Canada. These are two key areas where Novibet is looking...
Is Ontario iGaming Fair – How the AGCO Regulates Online Casino Games In a quarter of a century, concerns over safety and security in online gambling haven’t changed much. The software gets better, technology gets better, but the same questions and uncertainties surround the activity. Earlier this year, Ontario welcomed a competitive iGaming market,...