Photos of the Gaming in Holland Lunch @ICE 2017 are now available.

“Operators better take us seriously,” the Netherlands Gaming Authority CEO Marja Appelman told Gaming in Holland Magazine in an exclusive interview. If you would like to receive a free copy by mail, please email us at

Sportsbook provider Kambi will offer its state-of-the art sports betting service to Novomatic-owned Greentube in regulated European markets such as Spain, Italy, UK, Germany and Romania.

It seems likely that 2017 will see a greater focus on smaller acquisitions instead of major mergers, EGR Intel observes:

The fractured nature of the European regulated sector means operators can’t be expected to have local knowledge in every new regulated market and we’ve seen from Italy and Spain that a one-size-fits-all model is frequently destined to fail. The value even relatively small local firms can bring to a major organisation […] is greater than just their existing revenue stream.

Online bookmaker Betway has become the official betting partner of the UK horse racing event Grand National Festival in a new three-year deal.

With annual per capita losses of almost US$1,000, Australians are the world’s biggest gamblers.