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GiH News Roundup: Dutch regulated online market opening delayed until July 1, 2021; Netherlands Gambling Authority adds new condition to prioritization criteria

GiH News Roundup: Dutch regulated online market opening delayed until July 1, 2021; Netherlands Gambling Authority adds new condition to prioritization criteria

The Dutch government now aims for the Remote Gaming Act to come into effect on January 1, 2020. This means that the regulated online market will open on July 1, 2021 instead of January 1 as originally anticipated.

GiH News Roundup: Minister Dekker answers questions on loot boxes; Italian government announces new tender process for online operator licenses

GiH News Roundup: Minister Dekker answers questions on loot boxes; Italian government announces new tender process for online operator licenses

Minister Sander Dekker for Legal Protection has submitted his responses to Parliamentary questions tabled by MP Michiel van Nispen (SP) on loot boxes in video games.

Gaming in Holland Newsletter – Netherlands Gambling Authority Clarifies Remote License Application Rules …and More!

Gaming in Holland Newsletter – Netherlands Gambling Authority Clarifies Remote License Application Rules …and More!

GiH Breakfast Briefing: Operators Only from Now On Gaming in Holland will organize a FREE breakfast briefing on Tuesday, December 17 in Amsterdam on the latest regulatory developments in the (future) Dutch online gaming market. As we are running out of available seats, we can now only accommodate operators who are considering to apply for a Dutch remote gaming license.[Read More…]

GiH News Roundup: Holland Casino and FC Utrecht continue partnership; PayPal switch-off cost LeoVegas “20-30%” of German revenues

GiH News Roundup: Holland Casino and FC Utrecht continue partnership; PayPal switch-off cost LeoVegas “20-30%” of German revenues

Holland Casino’s Utrecht branch and local professional football side FC Utrecht have agreed to continue their partnership during the 2019-2020 season.

GiH News Roundup: Netherlands Gambling Authority to reveal operators refusing to pay their fines; Swedish government mulling full-scale gambling advertising ban

GiH News Roundup: Netherlands Gambling Authority to reveal operators refusing to pay their fines; Swedish government mulling full-scale gambling advertising ban

Henceforth, the Netherlands Gambling Authority will reveal which fined operators refuse to pay their financial penalties. Currently, Bluemay (bankrupt), as well as Globalstars and Redcorp (both dissolved) are listed as companies that have failed to pay their fines.

Gaming in Holland Newsletter – Toto Wins Two Golden Effies at Dutch Effies Awards Gala …and More!

Gaming in Holland Newsletter – Toto Wins Two Golden Effies at Dutch Effies Awards Gala …and More!

You Are Invited for the Gaming in Holland and Leaseweb SiGMA Dinner! To celebrate and conclude this year’s SiGMA event on a high note, Gaming in Holland and Leaseweb will be hosting their annual SiGMA dinner at Maltese Mama, and you’re invited! Escape the conference crowd, indulge in some great food, and enjoy stimulating conversation with industry professionals in a[Read More…]

GiH News Roundup: “Marketing compliance” expected to become important issue when Dutch remote gaming market opens; Dutch CS:GO players barred from item trading because of local loot box regulations

GiH News Roundup: “Marketing compliance” expected to become important issue when Dutch remote gaming market opens; Dutch CS:GO players barred from item trading because of local loot box regulations

“Marketing compliance” will become an important issue when the Dutch remote gambling market opens, several experts predict in a recent article in Adformatie.

GiH News Roundup: UKGC CEO: compliance of Malta-based operators “not good enough;” more than half of Portuguese online players make use of unlicensed offering

GiH News Roundup: UKGC CEO: compliance of Malta-based operators “not good enough;” more than half of Portuguese online players make use of unlicensed offering

UK Gambling Commission CEO Neil McArthur has said that the level of compliance among UK-facing operators based in Malta “has not been good enough.”

Gaming in Holland Newsletter – Dutch Regulatory Pressure Negatively Impacts Betsson and Kindred Revenue …and More!

Gaming in Holland Newsletter – Dutch Regulatory Pressure Negatively Impacts Betsson and Kindred Revenue …and More!

Looking to Apply for a Dutch Remote Gaming License? Don’t Miss the Gaming in Holland Breakfast Briefing! The regulated Dutch iGaming market is scheduled to open on 1 January 2021. From 1 July 2020, the Netherlands Gambling Authority will start processing license applications from interested operators. Now is the time to get ready. In order to keep interested parties fully[Read More…]

GiH News Roundup: Holland Casino selects new marketing partner; Spelinspektionen unveils new AML system

GiH News Roundup: Holland Casino selects new marketing partner; Spelinspektionen unveils new AML system

Holland Casino has selected global B2C marketing automation firm Selligent Marketing Cloud to support its omnichannel marketing efforts and deliver enhanced guest experiences.