The District Court of The Hague has confirmed the legitimacy of a cease and desist order from the Netherlands Gambling Authority against Betsson affiliate business Content Publishing Ltd. The Court found that web content meant to attract customers to online gambling services is to be considered an illegal form of advertising.

With its Nederlandse Loterij in Beweging Prijs, national lottery operator Nederlandse Loterij will award €50,000 to a deserving initiative that will promote sports in the Netherlands. Proposals can be submitted until March 1, 2019.

Swedish gambling regulator Spelinspektionen has issued another warning to its licensees, this time, regarding the controls surrounding its bonus offers to customers.

Portugal has posted €152.1m in online betting and gaming revenue for 2018, the second full year of regulation in the country, up 24% on the prior year.

Scientific Games has reported a 9% increase in full-year revenue, to $3.36bn, during 2018. However, the supplier’s net loss grew 45% during the period, to $352.4m.

Playtech has reported a 54% growth in full-year revenue to €1.24bn during 2018.

The UK Gambling Commission is requesting stakeholders’ views on the issue of gambling online with credit cards.