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Esports Pools secures “world first” skins betting licence

Isle of Man Gambling Supervision Commission rejigs licensing approach to enable skins betting and crypto transactions

ESports fantasy league site esportsPools has secured the “world’s first” licence to allow gambling with virtual goods on its ESP.bet real-money gambling site. Issued by the Isle of Man Gambling Supervision Commission (GSC), the licence enable ESP to offer skins betting, which is currently illegal under all other European licences. Skins are in-game items like…

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