iGaming Industry Overview - Part I

i-GAMING·A little bit of history. As the popularity of online gambling sites started growing back in the 1990s, the government of Antigua and Barbuda was the first country that passed the Free Trade and Processing Zone Act in 1994 which granted licenses to companies that applied to open online casinos. Today many casino and sports booking companies operate under a license granted following this legislation and Antigua and Barbuda is one of the most popular countries in online gambling industry’s to register your betting company in.·During 1994, Microgaming was founded and became the first and largest online gambling software provider and it is still used by many casino and poker rooms today. ·After 1994 online casinos, poker and betting companies developed and bloomed, creating a very developed market, and now Malta, UK, Gibraltar, Curazao, Canada and the Isle of Man also offer online gambling licensing services.·However, the laws and rules regarding targeting a certain country for ga…

CGS2017, sharing some Pictures with you

This post shows amazing pictures of Delegates sharing some fun after 2 hard working days. On June 14 and 15 we celebrated the 7th Edition of the Caribbean Gaming Show & Summit, in Montego Bay-Jamaica. More than 300 Visitors from 22 countries enjoyed the experience to do business with us.
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BR, CGS Team

Message from Our Executive Director

Message from our CEO Official  Picture:  Mrs. Elizabeth Leiva - CEO of CGS Group and CGS2017, Mr. Bartlett - Minister of Tourism, Jamaica, Ms. Carole M. Johnson - Director, ICT of BGLC, Mr. Shaw - Minister of Finance and Public Service, Mr. Colvi Metcalfe - Chairman of BGLC, Mr. Vitus Evans -Executive Director of BGLC.
CGS2017 has come to its culmination, after months of diligent work and combined efforts of its far-reaching team. Our team in Peru, in Jamaica and in Miami did a wonderful job, working side by side in unison with the ever present BGLC (Betting, Gaming and Lotteries Commission of Jamaica) our main Sponsors and fervent supporter.  

Some lessons have been learned from this journey together, and Jamaica has become the most vibrant central stage in the Caribbean on the cusp of the next level.  The Government is strongly positioned to have a solid and fully regulated market, moreover,  opening up legislation for the online gaming window, and …
Mensaje de nuestra Directora General Fotografía Oficial:  Sra. Elizabeth Leiva - Directora General CGS Group y CGS2017, Sr. Bartlett - Ministro de Turismo de Jamaica, Sra. Carole M. Johnson - Directora, ICT de BGLC, Sr. Shaw - Ministro de Finanzas y Servicios Públicos de Jamaica, Sr. Colvi Metcalfe - Presidente de BGLC, Sr. Vitus Evans -Director Ejecutivo de BGLC.
CGS2017 terminó hace 2 semanas, luego de muchos meses de trabajo diligente y esfuerzos combinados de nuestro Equipo distribuido en distintas locaciones.
Nuestro equipo en Perú, en Jamaica y Miami hicieron un trabajo espectacular, arduamente y con largas jornadas,  de la mano y al unísono con el equipo de BGLC (Betting, Gaming and Lotteries Commission) de Jamaica, nuestros principales Auspiciadores y gran respaldo.
Aprendimos algunas lecciones después de este viaje, con un evento de 2 Dias de Conferencias, Exposición y mas de 300 Delegados de 22 países y 8 Representaciones Gubernamentales del Caribe. Jamaica se ha conver…

CGS2017 POST SHOW - Photo Report

Jamaica´s Minister of Finance and Public Service,  Hon.Audley Shaw opening CGS2017Summit.

On June 14 and 15, Jamaica open doors to celebrate the 7th Anniversary of the Caribbean Gaming Show &Summit.  Topics and Speakers from all over the world were selected to join us in this new edition. The BGLC support and endorsement was vital. As one of our Platinum Sponsors this event had the presence of important local Authorities that gave the Summit a Top Level. By far, and out of discussion the Best Summmit of the year in Latin America and the Caribbean.
Caribbean Gaming Show & Summit, once again demonstrated being "The Best Place to Network". Please enjoy some views of these maginficent days in Jamaica.
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More than 300 Delegates from 22 Countries, and Mr. Alex Igelman and Lorraine Thompson-Barnett, Director - Finance at the BGLC

Speaker, Mr Luis Del Valle - representing GLI.      Avigilon,  with Mr. Douglas Florence as Speaker

Mr. Jamie…