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eCOGRA Expands to Bingo, Sports Betting and Live Gaming

On January 22nd, 2009, the eCommerce and Online Gaming Regulation and Assurance, eCOGRA has publicly announced that it is extending its scope to the game of bingo, sports wagering and live gaming operations. The decision means that eCOGRA now features its testing, study and monitoring procedure to all important sectors of the online gaming making, having already covered web casinos and online poker sites, as well as the mobile betting market.

The mobile betting market is already considered to be one of the fastest rising and improving gaming market in the world. eCOGRA Chief Executive Officer Andrew Beveridge stated that their decision enables gaming operators in these gaming sectors to get the eCOGRA seal of Safe and Fair already possess by some one hundred twenty-six online casinos and online poker rooms. Beveridge said that over the past 6 years, they have acquired a lot of expertise and information because of their thorough involvement in more than one hundred accreditation audits on many of the most well-known and well-respected gaming organizations on the World Wide Web.

eCOGRA is a non-profit group dedicated to protecting gamers who engage in any form of lawful gaming like mobile betting. By showing the eCOGRA Safe and Fair seal, an online casino, poker room or mobile casino is stating that they have undergone eCOGRA's independent review for fair gaming, honest and legal gaming advertising and responsible gaming operator conduct, based on outstanding practice requirements.

Following the accreditation from eCOGRA, a gaming organization is subjected to yearly reviews, ensuring that gamers will continue to receive fair treatment from the online casino, poker room and mobile casino of their choice and soon from bingo, sports wagering and live gambling operator of their choice. The organization is well-recognized by a lot of gaming regulators as well as the European Gaming and Betting Association, the main group for Europe's well-known online operators.


03/12/2009, Thursday