Media Coverage | Self-regulatory Organization of Russian Bookmakers
Russians will be allowed to make bets online
Oleg Zhuravsky, the President of “Self-regulatory Organization of Bookmakers of Russia” explains why the new project by the Ministry of Finance on legalizing online bets will be profitable to all parties.
Ministry of Finance will legalize online betting
Oleg Zhuravsky, the President of “Self-regulatory Organization of Bookmakers of Russia”, talks about inner workings of SRO and special compensation fund, which will guarantee payoff to players in situations when bookmaker cannot fulfill his obligations.
Ministry of Finance will allow online betting
Oleg Zhuravsky spoke about creation of “Self-regulatory Organization of Bookmakers of Russia” and new bill, which will legalize activities of bookmaking companies on the internet.
Moscow FM 26.12.2013
Online totalizer bets will be legally available through internet
Oleg Zhuravsky, the President of “Self-regulatory Organization of Bookmakers of Russia”, in live interview to radio station “Moscow FM” spoke about how online betting will be tracked and why should Russian bookmakers become members of SRO.
Oleg Zhuravsky: Let our football be the most fair (video)
In an exclusive interview to Sportbox.ru, head of “Self-regulatory Organization of Bookmakers of Russia” Oleg Zhuravsky, explained changes in Russian legislation, which will affect bookmaking market in 2014, as well as possible ban of foreign online bookmaking companies in Russia.
Express-interview. Oleg Zhuravsky: president has assigned to create a center for online bets tracking.
Oleg Zhuravsky, the President of “Self-regulatory Organization of Bookmakers of Russia”, specially for “Bookmaker’s Rating” commented on the new bill, which will create a mechanism for regulation of online bets in Russian Federation.
«Liga Prognozov» programme 13.12.2013
President of “Self-regulatory Organization of Russian Bookmakers” Mr. Oleg Zhuravsky took part in "Liga Prognozov" programme, dedicated to the reforms in the Russian bookmaking industry.
Business channel RBK-TV sports columnist Ruslan Mamedov made guest appearance in the studio. Participants discussed major changes in the Federal law "On Physical Culture and Sports", which will come into force in 2014 and will directly affect bookmaking and sporting community.
In 2014 Russia will ban all foreign online bookmakers
Oleg Zhuravsky, the President of the " Self-regulatory Organization of Russian Bookmakers", in an interview to "Grani.lv" tells about the activities of sports betting companies in Russia, the tasks that lie ahead of the "Self-regulatory Organization of Russian Bookmakers" and raises one of the major issues in industry today - a new principle of regulation of the activities of bookmakers in Russia.
RBC-TV, show "Vzglyad" 28.11.2013
Arbitrage betting in sports
Possibility of earning money using an arbitrage strategy is not only limited to stock markets. Sport fans that make bets on outcome of football matches, also have a similar way to earn money. Arbitrage sport bets presume a way of making money on difference of odds offered by different bookmaking companies. How to make money on sports arbitraging? Oleg Zhuravsky, the President of “Self- regulatory Organization of Russian Bookmakers”, in live broadcast of show "Vzglyad" spoke about arbitrage betting in sport, specifics of bookmaking in Russia, as well as upcoming market changes for bookmakers in 2014.
Oleg Zhuravsky: Russia will make online gambling legal
In an exclusive interview with a journalist of “Bookmaker’s Rating” Oleg Zhuravsky spoke about regional reforms within bookmaking business, regulation of online gambling and current activities of “Self-regulatory Organization of Russian Bookmakers”.
Zhuravsky became head of “Self-regulatory Organization of Russian Bookmakers”
Oleg Zhuravsky has been appointed as the President of “Self-regulatory Organization of Bookmakers of Russia”, whose aim is to provide effective mutual interaction between bookmakers and governmental authorities in the process of forming and implementing of governmental policies in regards of bookmaking business in Russia. ”Since the beginning of bookmaking in Russia, we have accumulated practical experience and professional knowledge, - noted Mr. Zhuravsky after receiving his new title. And that has helped us unite in achieving the main goal – to raise national bookmaking market to the world standards”.
Russia could shut down bookmakers
Local Russian Federation Regions could regain earlier introduced right to maintain ban on bookmakers and sports betting. According to the President of Self- regulatory Organization of Russian Bookmakers Mr Oleg Zhuravsky, current amendment exists in several versions – “it is either prohibition of the sports betting in twelve regions, or their alignment to the remaining five and, hence, permission to operate there. Naturally, we favor the second option».
Interpol will help Mutko to deal with fixed matches
Interpol has suspected Russian sportsmen of dishonesty. Being the host of the Winter Olympics 2014 and the Football World Cup 2018, Russia is receiving more and more attention from international officials.
Oleg Zhuravsky talked about changes that would affect the bookmakers’ business...
In an exclusive interview with a correspondent of “Bookmakers Rating”, Oleg Zhuravsky talked about changes that would affect the bookmakers’ business as a result of new legislation concerning fixed matches, introduction of a gambling tax, and also explained the future penalties that would be imposed upon “tipsters.”
President of Russia puts an end to fixed matches
Oleg Zhuravsky has commented about the new match-fixing law proposed by the President of Russia and talked about the changes that the new law would bring about for the bookmakers’ business.
Oleg Zhuravsky: Match-fixing Law proposed by the President is consistent, balanced and timely
The match-fixing Law proposed by the President is consistent, balanced and timely, said Oleg Zhuravsky in an interview with a correspondent of the Russian news agency ITAR-TASS.
Bookmakers will be involved in the process of exposing fixed matches