The Dutch Ministry of Security and Justice has responded to Parliamentary questions on the increasing prevalence of match-fixing in the Netherlands.
Following its Day 1 recap, CalvinAyre has now also published a video recap of the second day of the World Gaming Executive Summit. One surprising viewpoint was shared by Marcus Geiss, CEO of Navidad Foundation, who said that millennials should not be the target group of lotteries:
Gambling is entertainment. […] As we become older, we move away from spending money on entertainment and start spending on the dream, for our kids, for our family. As we get older, lottery becomes an interesting product. I think this will continue in the future.
LeoVegas has announced the launch of its LeoVegas Sport brand in Denmark’s regulated market, just one week before the start of the Danish top league football season.
The agenda for EiG 2017 has been announced.
A preliminary deal has been struck between payment provider Worldpay and its US rival Vantiv, with Vantiv offering £9.1bn (€10.3bn/$11.75bn) to combine the companies.
Asian-facing online gaming provider HEJI18.com has agreed a sponsorship deal with German Bundesliga football club Werder Bremen.