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The investments of private equity fund Waterland in casino operator JVH gaming & entertainment have been paying off: both revenue and profitability have been growing strongly over the last few years. According to Dutch financial daily FD, Waterland might be able to sell JVH for 10-15x the EDITDA value: €500-750m.

Belgium’s Ardent Group has purchased a 44% stake in Stadtcasino Baden AG’s Swiss land-based gaming venue Casino Davos.

Swedish gambling regulator Lotteriinspektionen is planning to roll out a national self-exclusion scheme by November, to ensure it is fully functional by January when new regulations are enforced.

bwin has renewed its sponsorship agreement with Spanish La Liga football club Atlético Madrid.

Sky Bet has announced it will finance a £1 million program to educate the 72 UK football league clubs about gambling related harm.

The UK Advertising Standards Agency (ASA) has sanctioned gaming operators over the publication of adverts that could specifically appeal to children.

William Hill has agreed to provide a sportsbook to the new Ocean Resort Casino in Atlantic City, New Jersey, in the US.

The American Gaming Association (AGA) has set out its priorities for sports betting in the US in an open letter to the US Congress.

Worldwide casino and resort developer MGM Resorts International has announced the agreement of a deal to acquire the Empire City Casino in Yonkers, New York for a fee of $850m.

Catena Media has agreed to acquire Australian stock market news and analysis website TheBull.com.au.