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France – ARJEL express concern over gambling addiction risk during lockdown

French Online Gaming Regulatory Authority ARJEL has expressed its concern with the risk of gambling addiction as the global supply of sports and horse betting remains extremely limited. ARJEL has recorded that players have turned to poker in the absence of sports and are concerned players may be tempted to gamble by illegal offers which…

France – ARJEL report strong growth in 2019

Despite a year without major sporting events, 2019 proved a good year for online games according to French regulator ARJEL. ARJEL published its quarterly analysis for Q4 2019, reporting that the three sectors it regulates experienced growth last year. The number of unique players has increased by five per cent and now stands at 2.8…

France – Sports betting, online gaming, horseracing and poker on the up in France

There’s been a spectacular rise in French sports betting in 2018 according to the ARJEL (the Regulatory Authority of Online Gaming) annual report, however, the sector is still fragile. Online gambling saw an increase in gross gaming revenue of 25 per cent in 2018, generating a total amount of €1.205bn and an increase of 40…

France – Online gaming on the up in France

The Chairman of the Regulatory Authority for Online Gaming (ARJEL), Charles Coppolani, has confirmed that for the first time since the opening of the online gaming sector in France, sports betting, horse betting and poker all experienced ‘a rise in activity along with increases in bets, the number of games and the number of active…

France – BetConstruct secures French gaming licence from ARJEL

BetConstruct is excited to announce that it has been granted a Remote Gaming Licence for its Sportsbook product by Arjel, the French online games regulator. The Remote Gaming Licence now enables BetConstruct to provide its licensed sports betting software to its partners who are willing to operate in France. “Being granted a licence by ARJEL…

France – Online Gaming Control Authority (ARJEL) signs sports betting agreement

Charles Coppolani, President of the Online Gaming Regulatory Authority (ARJEL) and Thierry Pujol, Director of Sport Integrity at the FDJ and Vice-President of the Global Lottery Monitoring System (GLMS), a non-profit association governed by Swiss law, have signed an online sports betting agreement. 29 national lotteries mobilised against the manipulation of sports competitions, signed a…