Player Protection

Online gambling operators present plan to support Austrian sports in the Corona crisis

2020-09-23T10:27:02+02:00

Austrian sports and gambling/sports betting operators have always been important economic partners, which is ....

Online gambling operators present plan to support Austrian sports in the Corona crisis2020-09-23T10:27:02+02:00

Study: Online gambling behavior before and during COVID-19

2020-06-07T14:40:49+02:00

Using data from a major European online operator, authors Michael Auer, Doris Malischnig and Mark D. Griffiths have examined the gaming behavior of 5396 sports betting customers before and during the COVID-19 pandemic...

Study: Online gambling behavior before and during COVID-192020-06-07T14:40:49+02:00

COVID-19: European associations issue guidance

2020-03-31T06:03:14+02:00

With increasing global concern about the impact of the Coronavirus (COVID-19), the health, safety and well-being of the general public is of outmost concern. During this particularly concerning time for citizens online gambling companies should act in socially responsible way

COVID-19: European associations issue guidance2020-03-31T06:03:14+02:00

Survey on online gambling: player protection and control yes, monopolies no!

2020-03-18T10:10:27+02:00

A study on online gambling commissioned by the Austrian Association for Betting and Gambling (OVWG) and conducted by Marketagent comes to interesting results: The majority of respondents are against the gambling monopoly ...

Survey on online gambling: player protection and control yes, monopolies no!2020-03-18T10:10:27+02:00

2nd OVWG expert panel on Gambling Regulation 2.0 – Best practice example Denmark

2020-03-12T13:31:06+02:00

On 3 March 2020, the 2nd OVWG Expert Panel on the topic " Gambling Regulation 2.0 - Best Practice Example Denmark" took place.  During the event, Birgitte Sand, Director of the Danish Gaming Authority, explained how...

2nd OVWG expert panel on Gambling Regulation 2.0 – Best practice example Denmark2020-03-12T13:31:06+02:00

Video: 1st OVWG expert panel on the topics of player protection and sports sponsoring

2019-11-13T10:49:06+02:00

On 7 June, the 1st OVWG expert round took place at the Haus des Sports in Vienna on the topics of player protection and sports sponsoring. After a keynote by Claus Retschitzegger, President of OVWG....

Video: 1st OVWG expert panel on the topics of player protection and sports sponsoring2019-11-13T10:49:06+02:00

Player protection: OVWG Members take their responsibility seriously!

2019-11-13T10:35:37+02:00

In a recent study, the University of Lucerne shows that online gambling is not associated with more (addictive) risks than stationary gambling and that these risks can be significantly reduced in a regulated market with targeted player protection measures....

Player protection: OVWG Members take their responsibility seriously!2019-11-13T10:35:37+02:00