The governances of Paddy Power Betfair (PPB) and The Stars Group Inc held mutual talks in late 2018, discussing a ground-breaking merger. The discussions are reportedly no longer taking place.

Belgian Gaming Commission official Marjolein De Paepe stated last week that the regulator had begun sanction procedures against Betway citing “cumulative licenses and a lack of transparency.”

Betfred will open an office in Ceuta in order to take advantage of the tax benefits offered by the Spanish government to gaming companies based in the autonomous cities of Ceuta and Melilla.

Cherry shareholders have approved the takeover of the online gaming operator by Swedish private equity consortium Entertainment Intressenter BidCo AB.

Following an independent audit of the world’s biggest gaming event, the unique number of visitors attending ICE London has been confirmed at 33,536, an 11 percent increase on the 2017 figure.

SG Digital has agreed to a new exclusive partnership with state-owned operator Svenska Spel.

Platform and software provider GAN has said that it expects revenue for 2018 to come in ahead of market expectations.

Washington DC will launch legal sports betting within the next 60 days. Both online and mobile betting will be allowed throughout the district.

Hard Rock Online Gaming has launched an online sportsbook in New Jersey, powered by Gaming Innovation Group (GiG).