Monthly Archives: September 2019

The MGA Strengthens Relations with Tennis Integrity Unit (TIU)

The Malta Gaming Authority (MGA) has recently established a data-sharing agreement with the Tennis Integrity Unit (TIU). The TIU is the anti-corruption body comprising all professional tennis around the globe. It is responsible for administering the sport’s zero-acceptance policy on betting-related corruption. Whilst collaboration between the two entities has been in place for several years, […]

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Cancellation of Authorisation for Star World Limited

The MGA has decided to cancel the authorisation awarded to Star World Limited (MGA/B2C/180/2014) effective as of 26 September 2019 in terms of Regulation 10(1) of the Gaming Compliance and Enforcement Regulations (S.L. 583.06). Star World Limited, is thus no longer authorised to carry out any gaming operations, register new players or accept new customer […]

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Cancellation of Authorisation for UWin4U Limited

The Malta Gaming Authority (MGA) has cancelled the authorisation awarded to UWin4U Limited (MGA/B2C/318/2016) effective as of 23 September 2019 in terms of Regulation 10(1) of the Gaming Compliance and Enforcement Regulations (S.L. 583.06). UWin4U Limited, is thus no longer authorised to carry out any gaming operations, register new players or accept new customer deposits, […]

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MGA Publishes Gaming Devices (Exhibition of Gaming Devices) Ruling

In exercise of the powers conferred by the Second Schedule of the Authorisations Regulations (S.L. 583.05), the Malta Gaming Authority (hereinafter “MGA”) is hereby issuing the Gaming Devices (Exhibition of Gaming Devices) Ruling in relation to the exhibition of gaming devices in fairs, exhibitions and similar events relating to gaming. Any person wishing to use […]

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The MGA has no connection with vegas-casino.online

The Malta Gaming Authority (MGA) is hereby declaring that it has no connection with vegas-casino.online. Any reference to the MGA and/or gaming licence/s said to be issued by the Maltese Authority, as stated by vegas-casino.online, are false and misleading.

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MGA launches Phase 2 of its Sandbox Regulatory Framework

Following the implementation of the first phase of the Sandbox Regulatory Framework as of 1 January 2019, which established the possibility for authorised persons to be allowed to accept Virtual Financial Assets (VFAs) as a means of payment, the Malta Gaming Authority (MGA) is announcing the launch of the second phase of the Framework. During […]

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The MGA has no connection with place-bet.com

The Malta Gaming Authority (MGA) is hereby declaring that it has no connection with place-bet.com. Any reference to the MGA and/or gaming licence/s said to be issued by the Maltese Authority, as stated by place-bet.com, are false and misleading.

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The MGA hosts a delegation from the Swedish Gaming Authority, Spelinspektionen

In August 2019, the Malta Gaming Authority hosted a delegation from the Spelinspektionen, the body responsible to licence and regulate gambling conducted within Sweden. The visit followed the recent Memorandum of Understanding signed between the MGA and the Spelinspektionen. The visit coincided with the recent enactment of the Swedish gambling licensing regime, as well as […]

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