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GiH News Roundup: Public consultation on Remote Gaming Act secondary legislation now closed; confusion over Swedish channelization rates

GiH News Roundup: Public consultation on Remote Gaming Act secondary legislation now closed; confusion over Swedish channelization rates

The consultation on the secondary legislation that is to accompany the Remote Gaming Act has netted seventeen public responses.

Swedish Regulator Claims 91% Channelization Rate in H1 2019 …and More!

Swedish Regulator Claims 91% Channelization Rate in H1 2019 …and More!

Especially selected for you: the latest in Dutch and international gaming news. Gaming in Holland is Hiring a Marketing Assistant Gaming in Holland is hiring! We are looking for a part-time marketing assistant to join our team. Responsibilities Coordinating marketing activities and dealing with suppliers Updating the website Social media posting Managing client databases Our preferred candidate has at least[Read More…]

GiH News Roundup: Use of unlicensed gambling sites can be discouraged by stressing the advantages of legal alternatives; most UK football fans believe their clubs aren’t doing enough to encourage safe betting

GiH News Roundup: Use of unlicensed gambling sites can be discouraged by stressing the advantages of legal alternatives; most UK football fans believe their clubs aren’t doing enough to encourage safe betting

Use of unlicensed offshore gambling sites may be discouraged by focusing on the benefits of domestically licensed sites and ensuring that these can provide a good consumer experience, a new academic survey among Australian gamblers found.

Gaming in Holland Newsletter – Minister Sander Dekker Clarifies Cooling-Off Period …and More!

Gaming in Holland Newsletter – Minister Sander Dekker Clarifies Cooling-Off Period …and More!

Especially selected for you: the latest in Dutch and international gaming news. Holland Casino CEO Erwin van Lambaart to Give Introductory Speech at “Women and Gambling Addiction” Mini Event. Register Today! In most western countries, overall problem gambling rates have remained flat or fell slightly over the past few years. However, the number of women with severe gambling problems appears[Read More…]

GiH News Roundup: Swedish regulator issues warning to payment processors; 888 to open operations center in Ceuta

GiH News Roundup: Swedish regulator issues warning to payment processors; 888 to open operations center in Ceuta

Sweden’s Spelinspektionen has contacted a number of payment service providers issuing a warning them to not conduct business with unlicensed gambling operators.

GiH News Roundup: Minister Sander Dekker confirms cooling-off period; Merlin Technology acquires interest in REAC

GiH News Roundup: Minister Sander Dekker confirms cooling-off period; Merlin Technology acquires interest in REAC

Merlin Technology, market leader in the Netherlands in cash payment solutions, has acquired a “substantial interest” in casino software solutions provider REAC.

GiH News Roundup: Belgian court annuls online license; EGBA repeats call for single European online gambling framework

GiH News Roundup: Belgian court annuls online license; EGBA repeats call for single European online gambling framework

A Belgian court has annulled Casinos Austria’s online license in the country for offering casino games and sports betting through a single online domain.

Gaming in Holland Newsletter – Underage Gambling “Widespread” in the Netherlands …and More!

Gaming in Holland Newsletter – Underage Gambling “Widespread” in the Netherlands …and More!

Especially selected for you: the latest in Dutch and international gaming news. Holland Casino Posts 12% Increase in H1 Revenue Holland Casino posted a 12% revenue increase in H1 2019 compared to the same period in the previous year. Partly due to the (re)opening of the Holland Casino branches in Amsterdam-West and Groningen, the number of visitors grew 9%, while[Read More…]

GiH News Roundup: Underage gambling “widespread” in the Netherlands; Swedish licensees “unaccustomed” to regulatory model

GiH News Roundup: Underage gambling “widespread” in the Netherlands; Swedish licensees “unaccustomed” to regulatory model

Around five percent of high school students (occasionally) gamble online, according to Dutch national broadcaster NOS, as there are currently no real protections against players lying about their age during the sign-up process.

GiH News Roundup: Holland Casino posts 12% increase in H1 revenue; Malta Gaming Authority establishes new sports integrity unit

GiH News Roundup: Holland Casino posts 12% increase in H1 revenue; Malta Gaming Authority establishes new sports integrity unit

Holland Casino posted a 12% revenue increase in H1 2019 compared to the same period in the previous year.