The Global Lottery Monitoring System (GLMS), the sports betting integrity body for the lottery industry, reported 64 matches to its partners in the first half of 2019 as a result of suspicious betting activity.

Kindred and Betsson have failed in a bid to join AB Trav och Galopp’s (ATG) horse racing pools, after Sweden’s Competition Authority (Konkurrensverket) rejected the request.

Global Gaming CEO Tobias Fagerlund has strongly criticized the Swedish regulator Spelinspektionen for a lack of communication and clarity in its dealings with the company around its license revocation.

Sportsbook and systems provider SBTech has won the competitive tender to act as the lead online and retail sports betting systems provider for Veikkaus Finland.

NetEnt has pointed to “weak development” in Nordic markets and continued troubles in Sweden as major factors behind a year-on-year revenue dip of 4.1% to SEK 419m (€39.8m) in Q2 2019.

Sports betting is now legal in the US state of New Hampshire.