A clear majority of the German population believes that online gambling should be regulated rather than prohibited, a new survey shows.

The Danish Gambling Authority (Spillemyndigheden) has successfully petitioned a local court to force the country’s telecommunications providers to block access to 25 unlicensed gaming websites.

In order to reduce the exposure of young people to gambling advertising, policymakers in the UK should consider comprehensive approaches, similar to those applied in tobacco control, which cover all forms of advertising, including promotion and sponsorship, a new study in Harm Reduction Journal finds.

For the first time, the majority of Swedes with a gambling addiction are women, the health authority’s latest survey figures show.

Gambling group GVC said that it had achieved 17% online growth in the first quarter.

Activist investor SpringOwl that has earlier succeeded in shaking up the board at Playtech is now setting its sights on chief executive Mor Weizer’s pay.

888 Casino has struck a partnership with online gaming content provider Microgaming, with the product roll-out set to commence in the UK, followed by other regulated markets such as Denmark and Sweden.

New UK retail products launch by Paddy Power Betfair (PPB) and Betfred have been withdrawn after less than a day in action following media reports they attempt to circumvent curbs on fixed odds betting terminals (FOBTs).

SBTech CEO Richard Carter discusses the US sports betting market.