On April 26, as part of the second annual Live Gaming Summit, the best performing live gaming operators of the past year will be presented with the inaugural Live Gaming Awards. Winners will be determined by a public poll. All gaming and betting industry professionals are invited to cast their votes here.

The Netherlands Gaming Authority assisted in a series of raids in the city of The Hague targeting a single operator of illegal betting terminals.

The Swedish government has said it has no plans to sell any part of state-owned Svenska Spel, despite concerns that the monopoly operator may have an unfair advantage in the portions of the market it will soon share with private operators.

SG Digital has become an associate member of Sweden’s Association for Online Games (BOS).

Neil McArthur has been appointed as Chief Executive of the UK Gambling Commission. McArthur had been acting as Interim CEO since Sarah Harrison left the regulator at the end of February.

Malta-based performance marketing company Catena Media has agreed a deal to acquire German BrokerDeal.de for a fee of €3.6m.

Nektan has signed an agreement with Asia-facing sportsbook 138.com to provide its Evolve Lite platform technology alongside Tyche Digital’s casino content.

Professional athletes across the four major sports in the US demand “a seat at the table” if the leagues for which they play continue to embrace legal sports betting.

The Australian Communications and Media Authority has proposed to extend the country’s new gambling ad restrictions to online streaming.