Betsson AB applies for the Swedish iGaming license

Earlier this year there was a passage of the law that was set to deregulate the Swedish iGaming industry from next year.  Prominent online casino operative Betsson AB announced that they have applied for a license so that they can be able to give its services to gamblers in the Scandinavian nation.

Betsson AB

Extensive history in Sweden

The Stockholm-listed Betsson AB declared that it has been offering gaming entertainment to casino gamblers in its home industry. This is since 1963 and that it hopes that the Swedish Gambling Authority gives permission to add iGaming to facility.

The Chief Executive Officer for Betsson AB, Pontus Lindwall, said that it was great that Sweden had approved legislation designed to open up the gambling market for free rivalry in a controlled environment. This was before describing yesterday’s license application as a great milestone for the industry and also his company.

“We look forward to being able to work in our home-based market as an accepted operator.”

Betsson AB revealed that it had unsuccessfully applied for Swedish iGaming license in 2006. Moreover, they explained that success this time around would see its list of local guarantees, which include jurisdictions like the United Kingdom and Denmark, Malta grow to twelve.

Swedish players have a plethora of choice

Responsible for over 20 iGaming brands like Betsson.com, OranjeCasino.com, NordicBet.com, Casino.dk, and Betsafe.com.  Betsson AB further said that their successful application would see players in Sweden enjoy all of its sites. This will all take place from the 1st of January 2019.

Betsson AB Overview

This will allow a lot of opportunities to take place. For more on the story Keep in touch for the latest online casino news and updates here!