Ontario

25th March 2022

PointsBet partners Ottawa Redblacks ahead of Ontario launch

The PointsBet Canada division of PointsBet has entered into a partnership with Ontario-based Canadian Football League (CFL) team the Ottawa Redblacks ahead of its launch…

15th March 2022

LeoVegas closes in on Ontario igaming approval

LeoVegas Group has become the latest online gambling operator to secure approval from the Alcohol and Gaming Commission of Ontario (AGCO) to launch in the…

11th March 2022

RSI secures sports betting and igaming license in Ontario

Rush Street Interactive (RSI) has secured a license to launch its online casino and sportsbook products in the Canadian province of Ontario. The operator will…

4th March 2022

888 secures igaming license in Ontario

888 has secured a new igaming license in Ontario ahead of the Canadian province opening its legal online gambling market next month. Issued by Alcohol…

31st January 2022

Ontario to launch legal igaming market on April 4

The Canadian province of Ontario will open its legal igaming market on April 4, iGaming Ontario (iGO) the subsidiary of Alcohol and Gaming Commission of…

25th November 2021

Bonusfinder: Ontario could be North America’s biggest market

Affiliate Bonusfinder claims the Canadian province of Ontario will become the most attractive online gambling market in all of North America when it launches next…

10th September 2021

Ontario releases final betting and gaming standards

The Alcohol and Gaming Commission of Ontario (AGCO) has released its final igaming sports and event betting regulatory standards, which include changes to advertising standards…

16th July 2021

Ontario bans autoplay for slots in new igaming regulations

Ontario’s new online gambling regulator has published rules for the channel as the provincial market prepares for launch, outlining a ban on auto-play and a…

7th July 2021

Ontario government establishes new igaming division

The Ontario government has formed a new dedicated igaming organisation to conduct and manage new online gaming offerings in the Canadian province. iGaming Ontario will…

6th November 2020

Ontario government prepares legislation to end igaming monopoly

Ontario’s government is to introduce new legislation seeking to end the current online gambling monopoly in the Canadian province and open up the market to…

3rd August 2020

Ontario prepares to reopen gaming venues

The Ontario Lottery and Gaming Corporation (OLG) has taken the first step towards allowing the province’s casinos and charitable gaming centres to reopen after more…

15th July 2020

Ontario gaming venues to begin reopening from July 17

The Ontario Lottery and Gaming Corporation (OLG) will permit certain casinos and charitable gaming centers to resume operations when the province enters stage 3 of…

11th June 2020

An update on Ontario’s igaming liberalization

Progress towards opening Ontario’s online gaming market to private operators has continued throughout 2020. As a rumoured launch date of July 1 nears, Ron Segev…

9th March 2020

Ontario Lottery and Gaming chief Rigby to exit

The Ontario Lottery and Gaming Corporation (OLG) has announced that Stephen Rigby is to step down as its president and chief executive after five years…