Investment company Waterland is reportedly looking to sell the JVH gaming & entertainment group, owner of the Netherlands’ largest land-based AWP chain Jack’s Casino. According to several unnamed insiders, the investment firm is targeting potential buyers who are interested in creating synergies by also acquiring the soon-to-be-privatized Holland Casino chain.

After a Dutch lottery player told the Postcode Loterij he no longer wanted to pay for his tickets by direct debit, the operator automatically canceled his subscription. Opting for a different payment method is, however, not the same as ceasing to participate, with the result that the player eventually won €31,875, despite not having paid for his ticket.

The UK Competition and Markets Authority (CMA) has commenced enforcement action against a number of online gambling operators after its investigation of the sector found that customers are being treated unfairly

William Hill is shutting down its online operations in Israel and will be laying off more than 200 of its employees.

Worldwide, there are less than a dozen manufacturers of slot machines; and further consolidation in the sector is ongoing.

In the last few years, casino stocks have – generally – become steady dividend payers.

Bet-on-lotteries operator Multilotto has acquired a remote operating license from the UK Gambling Commission.

Lottoland Solutions has signed a lottery betting agreement with William Hill Australia, which will allow customers of William Hill Australia to bet on the outcome of the world’s leading lottery draws. The new lottery betting vertical at www.williamhill.com.au is in final testing and release to all players is imminent.

The greatest threat to table games operations is… table game operators.

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