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A mandatory loss limit is a step in the right direction

Researcher Ekaterina Ivanova has been researching gaming responsibility for the past four years at Stockholm University in a research project funded by Paf.  The research has focused on gambling, gaming limits, gaming behaviour, attitudes towards gaming tools and the likelihood of predicting gambling problems. Ekaterina believes that research into gambling problems is falling behind. “We are falling behind with both…

Paf wins international award for the best responsible gaming program

Paf has won the prestigious Corporate Responsibility Program of the Year Award. The award was presented at the Global Gaming Awards, organized by the industry magazine Gambling Insider in London. The awards ceremony was organized in conjunction with the well-known international gaming event ICE. “It is really satisfying and motivating that we have received international recognition for the measures we…

Helenius lands big fight in New York

Robert Helenius next fight will be against Adam Kownacki from Poland. It will take place in Brooklyn, New York on 7 March 2020 and the winner will fight for the WBA contender title. “This is one of my last chances to go all the way. I’ve been boxing for 22 years for this. That’s a long time to take hits,”…

18 January 2020

Paf player wins the biggest jackpot ever in Estonia

A young woman from Estonia has won over 3.6 million euros at Paf.com on Wednesday evening, making it the largest gaming win ever in the country. With both Bingo and Viking lotteries on Wednesday evenings, it’s a time when many Estonians are waiting for a life changing win. And so it happened for a young woman in her twenties playing…

10 January 2020

84 hours of live radio for charity

Paf is one of the main sponsors of SteelFMhjälpen for the third consecutive year. SteelFMhjälpen raises money for charity during the month of December. The fund raising ends with an 84-hour long live radio broadcast from a box made of glass in the square of Mariehamn. “We want to do something really good at the end of the year and…

We welcome Gunnar Westerlund to the Paf Board

Paf’s new board member is Gunnar Westerlund who recently worked at the Helsinki-based law firm Roschier. ‘I worked for 25 years at the law firm, mostly with business affairs, financing and tax related issues,’ says Gunnar Westerlund. ‘Although I do have a paper saying I am retired, my ambition is to continue to work on various assignments that feel interesting…

16 December 2019

Helenius to box in historic Narva

Robert "The Nordic Nightmare" Helenius is to fight Mateus Roberto "Tsunami" Osorio from Brazil in the historic Estonian city of Narva. The fight will take place on Saturday, 30 November. It’s an intermediate fight for Helenius, who has set his sights on the United States. “When I win this fight I have another one coming up in the US. This…

25 November 2019

A happy hackathon in Helsinki

Paf brought all of its most creative and analytical technical minds together in one room to create new solutions in an intensive day-long Hackathon. On 18 November Paf gathered together 35 people from across its development and operational teams at a tech hub in the centre of Helsinki. This company hackathon was the first one that was so wide-ranging –…

19 November 2019