Nederlandse Loterij is to contribute €59.6m to sports and good causes, out of a total annual remittance of €161.2m.

Share prices of some of the largest iGaming firms listed on the London Stock Exchange fell, as investors became spooked due to a report in the British Medical Journal, suggesting the gaming industry as a whole should pay a tax to help fund the treatment of gambling addiction.

Industry figureheads and wider health and education stakeholders agreed that more measures need to be put in place for UK punters to ensure that they do have enough control during the latest meeting of the Parliamentary All Party Betting and Gaming Group – APBGG

Swedish gambling regulator Spelinspektionen has launched a tender for a partner to provide verification services on operators applying for licenses in the country.

Online lottery brokerage Lotto24 has reported year-on-year growth across both revenue and earnings for the first quarter of the year, as it prepares to complete a merger with its former parent company Zeal Networks.

Romanian gambling operator SuperBet has received a €175m cash injection from the Blackstone Group.

Spanish gambling operator Grupo Codere SA has rebranded its entire corporate identity, seeking to reflect the firm’s ongoing transition as a global gambling enterprise.

The Stars Group has named chief corporate development officer Robin Chhabra as the CEO for FOX Bet, its US betting business established in partnership with FOX Sports.

Philippine president Rodrigo Duterte said he will no longer meddle with gambling, alluding to the potential end of his three-year campaign against the proliferation of gambling.