Denmark’s regulated gambling market revenue grew nearly 9% in the first quarter of 2018, largely on the strength of its online casino licensees.

In 2017, the Czech Republic’s regulated online gambling market shot up 56% year-on-year to CZK8.3b, representing slightly more than one-fifth of the overall market.

Gambling brands have provided some of the most popular and effective UK advertising campaigns during the FIFA World Cup, according to social media insights.

Germany’s elimination in the World Cup group stage has brought losses to some bookmakers while others are feeling the heat.

Microgaming has shifted the focus of its parent company Microgaming Software Systems Ltd to establish more gaming-focused investments.

Catena Media has agreed a deal to acquire sports news and lead-generator ASAP Italia for €16m.

Several German Bundesliga clubs have secured new or updated betting and gaming sponsorships.

Australia is the latest country to investigate whether video game loot boxes should be considered a form of gambling.

Lottoland Australia says it is “here to stay” despite the looming lottery betting ban in the country.