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The online casino specialists at Jackpot 247 have shared their thoughts on findings from a survey conducted by the Manx e-Gaming Association (MeGA) into the popularity of online gambling.

It has been reported in Gambling Kingz that the results of the research, which were published by the Department of Economic Development, show that the industry has registered continuous growth, growing by almost 15% in 2012, and expected to grow by another 10% in 2013.

Focusing more specifically on online gambling in the Isle of Man, the survey also revealed that employment figures rose from 230 in 2006, to 775 in 2012, with the estimated figure for 2013 expected to stand at 854. Furthermore over the past 18 months the number of online gaming licenses in the jurisdiction has increased from 39 to 55 with the number of applicants waiting for licenses has also risen.

Online Casino Jackpot 247 has been heavily involved within the market for a number of years. Dedicated to pursuing industry trends and updates, the team were particularly keen to review the recent statistics. A representative gives their views on the subject.

“The industry has developed considerably in recent years, offering a better variety and quality of games so we’re not surprised by this growth. For example, customers looking to play online roulette games at Jackpot 247 can expect casino certified roulette wheels, real playing cards and trained croupiers. We’re pleased to see that this growth has had a positive impact on the economy of the Isle of Man and hopefully the sector can continue to expand and have a positive impression on the UK’s economy as a whole.”

Jacpot247 designs, creates and operates live roulette games broadcast on ITV and Sky channel 86, using casino certified equipment. The firm also provides live roulette games, black jack, poker, arcade games and slots available to play online and on mobile, with a view to providing an authentic casino experience to the home. The company encourages responsible gambling and only provides games manufactured to the highest standards to ensure customer satisfaction.

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