CZECH FINANCE MINISTRY ACCREDITS ECOGRA AS AN ONLINE GAMBLING TESTING AGENCY
07th February, 2017 at 08:36:07
Testing agency itself subjected to extensive checks prior to achieving accreditation
The independent online gambling testing laboratory and regulatory adviser eCOGRA is among the first few companies to achieve accreditation as an authorised Czech testing agency by the Central European nation's Ministry of Finance, and was itself subjected to rigorous probity, professional staff, methodology and technical capability checks by the State Supervision of Gambling and Lotteries before receiving approval.
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ECOGRA THE FIRST TO OFFER TOP I.S.O. INFORMATION SECURITY MANAGEMENT SYSTEM CERTIFICATION
26th January, 2017 at 09:36:38
Online gambling regulators are increasingly encouraging licensees and service providers to obtain ISO 27001 certification
eCOGRA, an independent online gambling testing and compliance advisory company, has become the first test house to be authorised to offer operators and service providers accredited International Standards Organisation ISO 27001 certifications for Information Security Management Systems (ISMS).
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ECOGRA SECURES MAJOR DANISH REGULATORY COMPLIANCE CONTRACT
13th June, 2016 at 07:49:08
Danske Spil A/S awards multi-year inspection and testing responsibilities to independent audit company.
The independent regulatory compliance testing and standards company eCOGRA has scored a major coup in the online gambling auditing and advisory sector following the award of a four-year contract by Denmark's largest gambling group, Danske Spil A/S.
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ECOGRA ONE OF THREE TESTING AGENCIES TO SECURE ROMANIAN LICENSING
07th June, 2016 at 09:21:19
Independent third party testing and monitoring firm awarded Class II licenses by the regulator for certification and auditing activities.
The Romanian regulator Oficiul Na╚Ťional pentru Jocuri de Noroc (ONJN) has awarded Class II licences allowing the independent international compliance specialist eCOGRA to audit and test online gambling operators and software providers seeking Romanian licensing.
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ECOGRA ANNOUNCES NEW COMPLIANCE TESTING SERVICE
22nd October, 2015 at 16:52:16
Independent compliance specialist can now provide operators with third party vulnerability and penetration testing as required by leading regulatory jurisdictions
The London-based independent online gambling advisory and compliance testing specialist eCOGRA has expanded its services by adding the third party vulnerability and penetration testing required by most leading regulatory jurisdictions, such as the United Kingdom, Italy and Spain.
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PORTUGUESE REGULATOR APPROVES ECOGRA AS A TESTING AGENCY
05th October, 2015 at 06:25:56
U.K. GAMING COMMISSION APPROVES FIRST DISPUTE SOLVERS
11th August, 2015 at 06:45:38
List includes eCOGRA.
After some deliberation and enquiry, the UK Gaming Commission has published its first list of approved Alternate Dispute Resolution for Consumer Disputes companies in terms of the Competent Authorities and Information Regulations 2015.
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ECOGRA OFFERS FREE BRITISH ONLINE GAMBLING DISPUTE SERVICE TO PLAYERS
19th March, 2015 at 10:05:37
UK Gambling Commission-authorised service is fast and impartial
Players at online gambling operations
licensed by the UK Gambling Commission now have a useful facility in the event of a dispute with an operator which they have been unable to resolve for themselves - a free dispute resolution service operated by the London-based independent standards organisation and testing agency eCOGRA.
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ECOGRA UPDATES SELF-REGULATORY REQUIREMENTS
19th September, 2014 at 04:33:02
Keeps abreast of international best practice
Independent online gambling regulatory adviser and testing agency eCOGRA
, an organisation accredited by twelve different European regulatory jurisdictions, has announced the latest updates to its self-regulatory requirements.
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CROATIA ACCREDITS eCOGRA AS AN INDEPENDENT REMOTE GAMBLING TESTER
20th August, 2014 at 03:15:18
Republic of Croatia the twelfth European regulatory jurisdiction to acknowledge eCOGRA capabilities after a tough approval process.
The independent remote gambling regulatory adviser and testing agency eCOGRA has been accredited by the Republic of Croatia, the twelfth European licensing and regulatory jurisdiction to do so.
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HOW SAFE IS COINBET.CC?
23rd January, 2014 at 04:22:11
Latest online gambling operator to accept Bitcoin virtual currency displays some worrying characteristics.
The New York-based online gambling company Coinbet.cc splashed out with a press release Wednesday, claiming that by transacting in the virtual currency Bitcoin - not defined as legal tender in the United States - it was safe from the unwelcome attention of the Department of Justice.
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LUCKY247 CASINO ACHIEVES ECOGRA ACCREDITATION
19th June, 2013 at 02:34:01
Independent standards and player protection body awards Safe and Fair seal
The independent player protection and standards body eCOGRA has awarded its Safe and Fair seal to To Play Central Limited's interactive gaming site, following the completion of a rigorous audit and on-site inspection process.
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I-GAMING CERTIFICATION AND STANDARDS BODY ECOGRA EXPANDING
31st May, 2013 at 03:31:42
Preparing companies for jurisdictional licensing is a particularly brisk business, says Executive Director
It's been two years since the independent i-gaming standards, testing and certification company eCOGRA was the subject of a management buy-out from the original 2003 founders, and the organisation has undoubtedly flourished.
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ECOGRA AWARDS RENEWED SOFTWARE SEAL TO MICROGAMING
27th March, 2013 at 10:27:00
Ensures software and systems remain at highest standard
eCOGRA's Seal Compliance Committee has approved Microgaming as compliant with the European Gaming and Betting Association (EGBA) Standards for software providers of Casino and Poker software.
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ECOGRA APPOINTED TO KEY DANISH GAMBLING COMPLIANCE ROLE
05th December, 2012 at 07:43:39
Danish regulator acknowledges professional expertise of independent testing and compliance body
The independent online gambling testing and compliance organisation eCOGRA, which is already performing technical standards reviews for operators licenced by the Danish Gambling Authority, has been further empowered by the Authority as an âEUR╦ťApproved Enterprise'.
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