Parliamentary secretary for Financial Services, Digital Economy & Innovation Silvio Schembri has announced a motion to be presented in the Maltese parliament concerning the introduction of a new Maltese Gambling Bill, which will repeal all the existing gaming legislation, replacing it with a single act of parliament.

Rhaul Sood, CEO of eSports betting company Unikrn, has accused the Head of eSports at sports data firm Sportradar of cheating.

Google has moved to ban adverts that promote contracts for difference (CFD) products, binary options and financial spread betting from its platforms. The ban will also impact cryptocurrencies and related content, including initial coin offerings, cryptocurrency exchanges, wallets and trading advice.

Private equity investor Nordic Capital Fund IX has struck a deal to acquire online payments provider Trustly. Trustly’s instant withdrawal feature is operated by a number of online gambling operators including Global Gaming’s Ninja Casino and Cherry Group’s ComeOn.

Ladbrokes Coral’s and Cirsa’s Spanish-language joint venture, Sportium, has been awarded Colombia’s ninth online gambling license.

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