• RGA endorses Internet Gambling Initiative:

    07 July 2007


    RGA-Remote Gambling Association has announced an endorsing of the Safe and Secure Internet Gambling Initiative (SSIGI). Working to promote legalizing and regulating online gambling in the USA.

    In May of 2007 the SSIGI was created by two U.K. based companies in order to help strengthen the bill bought forward by Rep. Barney Frank. Which is to license and regulate online gambling in the USA.

    Raising awareness that regulating online gambling would better protect consumers, as well as financial transactions.

    RGA represents some of the largest global remote gambling companies and have said they will sure support SSIGI.

    Clive Hawkswood a chief executive for RGA stated “RGA endorses the Safe and Secure Internet Gambling Initiative in its mission to support regulated Internet gambling and protect consumers betting online”. Hawkswood also stated: “Internet gambling is capable of control in order to prevent it from being used as a source of crime”. “Only through regulatory framework as championed by the Initiative will proper protections be in place to guard against money laundering, fraud and identity theft.”

    Spokesman for SSIGI, Jeffrey Sandman, expressed the organizations gratitude for the RGA’s support and encouraged others to show support.

    The RGA has provided statements to the House Committee and Financial Services that a regulatory framework for Internet gambling would protect consumers and provide a safe means for Internet gambling financial transactions.

    SSIGI has said that other endorsers include eCOGRA, GamCare and the European Gaming and Betting Association.

    Related News

    • 23 May 2020

      Shine A Light At Tsars Casino – A Brand New Online Gaming Venue

      With so many online gaming venues, players must have a hard time deciding which one to pick. Now that task is even harder because the new Tsars Casino is on the market and it looks quite dashing. Besides its stunning presentation... …lays the big portfolio full of various entertainment options. Its promotion section is also the talk of the town since it is quite impressive with its numerous incentives. A wide assortment of banking methods...

      Read full article
    • 01 May 2020

      Billy Spins is One of the Hot New Upcoming Casinos

      There’s a new star rising on the iGaming sky – Billy Spins casino. With an interesting design, it has a lot to offer. Starting with a great promotion section to its strong game portfolio, it provides a variety of entertainment options. A Sister Site to the Award-Winning Platform The team behind Billy Spins is responsible for developing one of the leading bingo casinos – Bingo Billy.

      Read full article
    • 14 August 2019

      Global iGaming Market Value to Increase to $94.4 Billion by 2024

      The Global iGaming industry is very large and very profitable. All around the world, people are betting on sports events, horse races, and enjoying casino games or interactive video slots. The industry seems unstoppable, but exactly what is driving this growth and how will it all look like in the future? Now, a new market report by Zion Market Research answers these questions and reveals some surprising statistics about the industry and the factors at play in its growth. Massive Growth

      Read full article