Crucial Press

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Crucial Compliance Timeline

December 2021

Crucial Business Intelligence platform deployed for Eyas Gaming, providing a single customer view, with advanced behavioural segmentation, predictive modelling and more.

December 2021

Paul appears on "Hashing It Out" to discuss utilising blockchain in dealing with compliance in the gambling and gaming industry.

November 2021

Crucial Compliance partners with Eyas Gaming, who will be utilising the CPP system to improve accuracy in review of AML and Responsible Gambling cases.

November 2021

Paul appears at iGaming NEXT to discuss how blockchain can provide a higher degree of protection when it comes to compliance.

October 2021

Crucial Compliance and nChain announce agreement to provide much needed data-integrity by engaging Kensei, a blockchain interface platform to enhance the CPP system.

September 2021

David Bradford, co-founder of BetProtect, joins Crucial Compliance as a Non-Executive Director. David brings lived experience from the customer side of the gambling industry.

August 2021

Crucial Compliance acquires the game-changing protection app BetProtect, with the plan to substantially grow the app's reach and engage with at-risk players.

July 2021

The release of Crucial Business Intelligence allows operators to negate the need for expansive and costly data driven teams utilising a single, robust platform.

July 2021

"Player protection must link all gambling related spend to affordability and responsibility." CasinoBeats talks to Paul about the use of affordability checks in the gaming industry.

July 2021

Biometric Update reports on the partnership between Crucial Compliance and The Face Recognition Company, allowing operators using CPP to access FRC's facial recognition software.

July 2021

Crucial Compliance partners with The Face Recognition Company (FRC) to integrate their cutting edge technology into our compliance and BI platforms.

June 2021

Crucial Compliance wins the 2021 Gibraltar Federation of Small Businesses Innovation Award for the development of Crucial Player Protection.

June 2021 - BetProtect Launch

BetProtect, a new mobile app powered by Crucial Compliance, launches and aims to provide self-help tools, safety messages and an informative 'time out' zone for players.

May 2021 - CBI Launch

Crucial Compliance debuts its cutting-edge Crucial Business Intelligence (CBI) platform, allowing operators to negate the need for expansive and costly data teams.

May 2021 - W2 Partnership

Crucial Compliance partners with W2, aiming to simplify the compliance burden for iGaming operators enabling them to meet the highest possible safer gambling and AML standards.

April 2021

“We Understand How to Interlace Responsible Gambling with What Customers Need." GamblingNews interviews Andy about joining Crucial and what the future holds.

March 2021

Behind the wheel: Nigel Birrell on his role at Crucial Compliance. EGR interviews Nigel about the impact of new regulations and new compliance solutions.

March 2021

Crucial Compliance: Roadmap to Responsible Gambling 2021. iGamingFuture interviews Andy on CPP and on the issue of responsible gaming during the pandemic.

February 2021

Crucial Compliance unveils safer gambling-led player protection system, drawing on behaviour management and markers of harm to identify at-risk customers.

February 2021 - CPP Launch

Crucial Compliance deepens player protections through the launch of Crucial Player Protection (CPP), a behavioural-based monitoring system.

December 2020

Crucial Compliance strengthens board with appointment of Nigel Birrell as Non-Executive Chairman, adding significant and unrivalled iGaming experience to the business.

October 2020

"Responsible gambling must be at the heart of every boardroom." SBC spoke to Andy & Paul to discuss expansion, self-regulation and more.

October 2020

Crucial Compliance selects Andy Masters as their new Chief Operating Officer, responsible for advancing professional services & software development.

July 2019

Crucial Compliance is launched by Paul Foster, with the aim to support companies in building a long-term sustainable, effective, and responsible betting and gaming model.