Members of Speel Verantwoord, the Dutch trade association of online gambling operators, are guaranteeing that they will maintain strict age verification controls to exclude underage players, the association said in a press release.

Holland Casino Scheveningen is the latest branch to open a “NXT” zone aimed at younger and inexperienced players.

Chairman of the Netherlands Gambling Authority, René Jansen, discussed the consequences of the Remote Gaming Bill for current operators in a speech at the general members meeting of trade association VAN Kansspelen.

A majority (66%) of foreign-licensed gambling websites does not automatically block Dutch IP addresses, new research commissioned by VAN Kansspelen shows.

Jack’s Casino sponsored a successful World Series of Darts Finals.

Austria’s leading gambling trade group has called for an end to Casinos Austria’s monopoly in light of the political scandal currently engulfing the operator.

The body responsible for processing German online sports betting license applications has once again stressed that operators must shut down any online casino or poker products if they are to operate legally in the market.

Problem gambling has replaced consumer protection as the main concern for regulators around the world according to new data issued by the International Association of Gaming Regulators (IAGR).

Shares in French lottery and sports betting operator Française des Jeux (FDJ) rose 16.5% following its first day of trading as a publicly listed company on the Euronext stock exchange.

GamblingCompliance hosted a panel discussion examining the changing approaches to the responsible management of VIP players for gambling operators. Listen to the full webinar here.

Swedish operator Global Gaming reported a dramatic Q3 revenue decrease of 76% to SEK 60.3m.

Maltese casino owner Yorgen Fenech has been arrested in connection with the murder of anti-corruption journalist Daphne Caruana Galizia.