The creation of an online casino to finance journalismFriday, April 2, 2023
While the past few weeks have been marked by many changes As for the regulation of online casinos and sports betting sites in Canada, this time it is Torstar's turn to enter the game, as the media group also wishes to launch its own online casino brand.
A project in the continuity of AGCO
We have to go back a few months to situate the creation of the AGCO (Alcohol and Gaming Commission of Ontario). As a reminder, this authority aims to authorize online casinos that have operated, or not, in Ontario.
Remember that only the Ontario Lottery and Gaming Corporation was authorized to have its online casino. Suffice to say that this new legislation will bring a breath of fresh air to the world of online casinos.
“The online casino would then be a site created by Ontarians for Ontarians. »
Following this decision and the authorization of online casinos on the territory, the major media group Torstar has proposed the idea of launching its own online casino! This is quite a surprising news that could potentially revolutionize the gaming world in Canada. Ontario .
Who is Torstar in Ontario?
Torstar is simply the abbreviation of Toronto Star , a well-known daily newspaper in Ontario, and especially in Toronto. It is the largest daily newspaper in the province, publishing nearly 400,000 copies a day.
In the time of the health crisis, but especially where virtual newspapers are increasingly developing, it is a question of being able to renew oneself, but above all, of finding the necessary funds for it. Diversifying one's resources can then seem to be the appropriate solution.
Thus, Corey Goodman (Director of Development of Torstar) is more than enthusiastic to be able to embark on the creation of an online casino since this market is now regulated by the AGCO.
THE Online casino , would then be a site created by Ontarians for Ontarians! In any case, we look forward to being able to test this online casino, which should be fully adapted to the demands of players in the province! Case to be followed...