Euro Poker granted French gaming licence

Press Release   •   Nov 08, 2011 16:29 GMT

Euro Poker granted French gaming licence

Euro Poker has been granted a gaming licence for the French market by ARJEL, the Regulatory authority for online games in France. As of January 1, 2012 Euro Poker will offer legal real money poker to French players at  

− We are happy and honoured to be one of the poker sites being granted a gaming licence on the French market. We are very much looking forward to start offering online poker to French players and, are convinced that Euro Poker with its excellent poker offering will appeal to the French players, says Sacha Kéchichian, Euro Poker CEO.

According to a study, over 98 percent of the French players gamble responsibly, which shows that the French market is mature and ready for an established poker product like Euro Poker. The study was conducted by the National Institute of Prevention and Health Education and the Observatory of Drugs and Drug Addiction.

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Euro Poker is one of the world’s most established online poker sites and is considered the European home of online poker with 13 different language solutions. Euro Poker focuses on Responsible Gaming and offers qualified advice and preventative measures on this subject. More information can be found at