From Russia with hope

Doug Mishkin, Metric Gaming's senior VP for legal affairs, highlights the opportunities on offer in Russia for services providers

Russia has long been considered hostile territory when it comes to gambling – likely originating with its 60-year nationwide gambling ban from 1928-1988. Although that ban was thereafter lifted in its entirety for nearly 20 years (from 1989 to 2006), the extended period of deregulation yielded an intense proliferation of slot machines, gambling websites, casinos…

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