Disney has acquired the Endemol Shine Group and Sky plc as part of larger deal to acquire 21st Century Fox. Both Endemol Shine and Sky have interests in the gaming sector, which – considering Disney’s attitude to gambling – they are now likely to divest from.
Nederlandse Loterij is looking to hire a CRM Acquisition Marketeer.
The Dutch municipality of Sluis says it wants to offer fifteen-year licenses to local amusement arcades in order to allow sufficient time for licensees to recoup their initial investments.
A local casino in Egmond aan Zee was hit by an armed robbery.
On Thursday, Sweden’s Lotteriinspektionen gaming regulatory body published a notice on its website warning the publisher of the free daily Metro newspaper to stop running ads for internationally licensed online gambling sites.
Norway’s government wants to close a loophole that allows foreign gambling operators to advertise on television.
Kindred Group, the company behind betting firms including Unibet, Stan James, and 32Red, has teamed up with augmented (AR), virtual (VR), and mixed reality (MR) firm Zappar to explore how MR could be used in the gambling industry.
888 Holdings issued a trading update, hailing the firm’s “strong momentum” despite increasing regulatory scrutiny and withdrawing from several markets in 2017. FY2017 adjusted EBITDA will still be “in line with market expectations,” the firm said.
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