Software supplier BetConstruct has been granted a license to offer online poker from the Malta Gaming Authority (MGA), something which could lead to more choices for European players.
Announced on Oct. 18, the regulatory approval means that BetConstruct can now add poker to its listing of sports and casino betting provisions. The company has been given B2C rights as well as receiving a license.
“Meeting high technical standards of MGA, we now offer to build high game profiles and attract maximum player numbers with our poker software,” explained BetConstruct founder and CEO Vigen Badalyan.
New Cross-Platform Integrations
In practice, the new licenses could open up a new network of poker websites in Europe. As well as existing partnerships with big brands such as Betsson Royal Panda and Patrouche, BetConstruct functions with a variety of smaller brands.
By having its poker software accredited by the MGA, these sites will have the option to integrate poker alongside sports and casino gambling. What is more, using a license that is B2C, BetConstruct could opt to build its own internet poker websites.
For European players, the information is just another sign of recent wave of positivity that has been sweeping the continent as gambling products mature.
Timing Right for European Invasion?
As it has been for the previous five decades, the UK remains the standard for all sorts of online betting in Europe. However, thanks to a current liquidity sharing pact, France, Spain, Italy and Portugal all are currently enjoying a new lease of life.
Although Italy is yet to formally join the playerpool, players in the remaining countries are not only seeing a host of innovations from internet poker operators although activity.
The latest addition to the schedule is PokerStars’ Southern Europe Championship of Online Poker (SECOOP). Set to take place between October 28 and November 12, the new’COOP will feature 149 MTTs and a prize pool of at least $11.5 million.
Despite being smaller than the(WCOOP), the festival is just another example of how increased traffic is prompting operators to spend more money.
Beyond the online poker sector, the scene is thriving. The 2018 World Series of Poker Europe (WSOPE) is now in full swing and seeingfor side events like the 637 Colossus.
The improvements are a sign that the sector in a country that is wholesome moving towards 2019 Even though the economy is more than a handful of inventions. With its new internet poker license, BetConstruct will be seeking to benefit from this and, in turn, create more choices for players across Europe.