LeoVegas become latest gambling site to join GAMSTOP
ANOTHER popular UK online casino, LeoVegas, has joined GAMSTOP which is the system created to help problem gamblers self-exclude at all gambling websites nationally.
LeoVegas has also integrated all of the group’s brands with LeoSafePlay, which will be handed the entire player database to keep tabs on responsible gaming.
“In addition to LeoSafePlay, which is our overarching platform for responsible gaming, we are now taking yet another step to enhance player protection,” CEO of LeoVegas Gustaf Hagmanm said.
“Adding GAMSTOP shows our high ambitions in responsible gaming.”
LeoVegas has always been one of the more diligent casinos in regards to responsible gaming.
The company said in a statement: “This includes the importance of training employees in how to identify, talk with and help customers who exhibit or show tendencies for onsound gaming.”
The company monitors gambling habits via algorithms to find any concerning patterns.
LeoSafePlay.com, which was launched last year, allows players at LeoVegas to control many aspects of their gambling. These include putting limits on deposits, loss limit, session limit and wagering limit.
Other features of Leo Safe Play include a detailed player history, time alerts so you can monitor your session lengths and the ability to pause your account.
Other companies to have joined GAMSTOP include PaddyPower Betfair, Ladbrokes, Mr Green and many more.
If you think you are at risk or a problem gamblers in the United Kingdom you can find out more information about GAMSTOP at Gamstop.co.uk.
LeoVegas launch Sportsbook 2.0
LeoVegas.com has launched an improved sports offering which has a strong emphasis on mobile with aims to make them more competitive in the industry.
The sports betting landscape in the UK is heavily populated with many big betting companies dominating the market.
But LeoVegas CEO Gustaf Hagman will undoubtedly see huge opportunities in sports ahead of the 2018 World Cup in Russia, starting in just under two weeks.
“Our new design has been created to give our customers a better overview of all games in all product verticals,” he said.
“The design features a simplified and more intuitive experience, which is especially important in sport, where relevance and simplicity are key factors.
“On top of this we are launching a number of updates and expanding ownership of the sportsbook. Together this builds further on creating a world class gaming experience and is in line with our passion leading the way into the mobile future
“This will give us the right conditions ahead of the World Cup, but it also represents a long-term springboard towards building the world’s best mobile sportsbook.”