German online gambling legislation needs urgent attention, Saxony-Anhalt Finance Minister André Schröder has warned.

The Netherlands Gaming Authority is looking to hire a legal an in-house administrative lawyer.

Sportech’s long-serving CEO Ian Penrose has resigned from the company as part of a broader management restructure. Sportech holds the sole Dutch tote betting license.

The business model of Holland Casino supplier Playtech is drawing criticism from analysts.

The PGA Tour has entered into an agreement with London-based Genius Sports, whose Head of Integrity spoke at the last GiH Conference, to monitor wagering information worldwide for any irregular activity.

Problem gambling is on the decline in Germany, according to the findings of a new national addiction study.

Affiliate industry heavyweight Better Collective have announced the acquisition of French media company Pull Media, the company’s first move into the French regulated market.

Sky Betting & Gaming’s recent decision to close down its affiliate program should not be viewed as a major shock according to Dr. Jörg Hofmann of German legal firm Melchers Rechtsanwälte. “The industry has been ignoring liability risks arising in the context of affiliate marketing for too long and will have to wake up,” Hofmann said.

In the face of increased scrutiny from the UK authorities, affiliates and operators are both making hasty policy changes.

Two thirds of students gambled in the last month, the UK Gambling Commission (UKGC) found in a recent survey. 54% did so to make money.

UK gambling companies are ready to extend monetary help to the government’s problem gambling ad campaign, which is expected to have an £8 million price tag.

Following his latest controversial Brexit remarks, UK bookmakers have made Boris Johnson the clear favorite to be the next cabinet minister to leave their post.

Spanish gaming operator Grupo Codere has reported €814m in group revenues for the first half of this year, a 7% increase compared to the same period last year.

OPAP has renewed its sponsorship deal with Superleague Greece football club AEK Athens.