The European Casino Association (ECA) has elected a new board. ECA’s members elected Janny Wierda, Corporate Vice President Security and Responsible Gaming at Holland Casino, as one of the new board members.

Clarion Events, the organizers of ICE Totally Gaming, faced widespread criticism over the use of promotional girls by exhibitors and rampant sexism at last week’s conference.

Swedish operators have significantly ramped up their marketing spend ahead of the regulation of online gaming in the country.

Italy’s regulated online gambling market started 2018 off on the right foot, by posting double-digit sports betting gains and setting a new online casino record in the month of January.

Paddy Power Betfair announced it is to add new tools to its websites to offer assistance to problem gamblers.

Catena Media posted €67.6m in revenues in 2017, an increase of 69% year-on-year, while EBITDA increased 65% to €32.6m.