“Marketing compliance” will become an important issue when the Dutch remote gambling market opens, several experts predict in a recent article in Adformatie (mirror here).

In order to comply with Dutch loot box regulations, video game developer Valve has disabled item trading for local CS:GO and Dota 2 players.

“It is estimated the live casino sector will be worth in the region of €2.5bn in Europe alone,” says Genting MD Jeremy Taylor, whose company recently struck a deal to acquire Authentic Gaming.

Sportradar has come out strongly against a report in Business Insider Italia which links the firm to the long-running Galassia criminal investigation.

The Malta Gaming Authority has defended its regulatory standards following criticism of Malta-licensed firms from the UK Gambling Commission last week.

The UK Gambling Commission has reminded industry stakeholders of new rules related to alternative dispute resolution (ADR) measures, customer interactions and funding requirements which will update its “licence conditions & codes of practice” (LCCP).

Bethard launched a Spanish version of its website after receiving a license from the Spanish regulator (DGOJ).

Unibet has signed a multi-year partnership with the National Football League’s (NFL) Philadelphia Eagles that will see Kindred Group brand heavily featured around the team’s stadium and digital assets.

Diamond Eagle Acquisition is said to be in advanced talks to purchase DraftKings. Diamond Eagle was founded this year by Hollywood producer Jeff Sagansky and actor Eli Baker.