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GiH News Roundup: GVC 2018 performance above expectations; French police arrests four professional tennis players on match-fixing charges

GiH News Roundup: GVC 2018 performance above expectations; French police arrests four professional tennis players on match-fixing charges

After almost two decades the online sector’s share of global gambling is around 10%-11%.

Gaming in Holland Newsletter – Join Us for Informal Update on Dutch Gaming Legislation @ICE 2019 …and More!

Gaming in Holland Newsletter – Join Us for Informal Update on Dutch Gaming Legislation @ICE 2019 …and More!

ZEAL Co-Founder Backs Lotto24 Takeover Ahead of a scheduled shareholder vote on the proposed Lotto24 takeover this Friday, ZEAL co-founder and active shareholder Marc Peters has declared his support for the acquisition. ZEAL Network also owns Dutch charity lottery Raffld. Peters who founded the company in 2000, alongside partner Jens Schumann, said: “Having reviewed the proposed transaction as well as the recent[Read More…]

GiH News Roundup: ZEAL rejects Lottoland offer; Swedish gambling participation holds steady; UK sees “gamblification” of watching football

GiH News Roundup: ZEAL rejects Lottoland offer; Swedish gambling participation holds steady; UK sees “gamblification” of watching football

ZEAL Network has rejected a non-binding Lottoland offer for the purchase of its core German business assets.

GiH News Roundup: 28 professional players arrested in tennis match-fixing scandal; Danish gov’t to ramp up social responsibility controls

GiH News Roundup: 28 professional players arrested in tennis match-fixing scandal; Danish gov’t to ramp up social responsibility controls

Spanish authorities have broken up a tennis match-fixing ring by arresting 83 individuals, including 28 professional players.

Gaming in Holland Newsletter – Save the Date: Dutch Industry to Meet at ICE 2019 …and More!

Gaming in Holland Newsletter – Save the Date: Dutch Industry to Meet at ICE 2019 …and More!

Happy 2019! Gaming in Holland wishes all our readers a wonderful, prosperous, and successful new year.   Appeals Court: PokerStars Players Exempt from Dutch Gambling Tax The Appeals Court of Den Bosch has ruled that operator PokerStars is based in the EU. As a result of this finding, PokerStars players are exempt from Dutch gambling taxes. The Dutch Revenue Service has[Read More…]

GiH News Roundup: Netherlands Gaming Authority issued record €1.7m in fines in 2018; Swedish re-regulated market open for business

GiH News Roundup: Netherlands Gaming Authority issued record €1.7m in fines in 2018; Swedish re-regulated market open for business

Industry watcher Meneer Casino has taken a peek in its crystal ball and came up with these five predictions for 2019.

GiH News Roundup: former heads of Dutch illegal gambling operator given prison sentences; Curaçao to increase online gambling oversight

GiH News Roundup: former heads of Dutch illegal gambling operator given prison sentences; Curaçao to increase online gambling oversight

The three former heads of Bubble Group, an Eindhoven-based illegal online operator, have been given prison sentences of up to two years, after being convicted of illegal gambling, money laundering, tax evasion, and participation in a criminal organization.

Gaming in Holland Newsletter – Dutch Remote Gaming Bill Currently Scheduled to Receive Final Senate Vote in February …and More!

The Gaming in Holland team wishes you Happy Holidays and a peaceful and prosperous New Year. Please take note that this will be the last newsletter of the year. We’ll be back in January!   Netherlands Gaming Authority Hits William Hill with €300,000 Fine The Netherlands Gaming Authority has hit William Hill with a €300,000 fine for offering online gambling in[Read More…]

GiH News Roundup: Holland Casino Groningen opens temporary venue; William Hill to appeal KSA fine

GiH News Roundup: Holland Casino Groningen opens temporary venue; William Hill to appeal KSA fine

Holland Casino Groningen, which suffered a devastating fire in 2017, will today open its temporary replacement venue.

GiH News Roundup: Netherlands Gaming Authority fines William Hill €300,000; Ministry responds to Senate questions on Remote Gaming Bill

GiH News Roundup: Netherlands Gaming Authority fines William Hill €300,000; Ministry responds to Senate questions on Remote Gaming Bill

The Netherlands Gaming Authority has hit William Hill with a €300,000 fine for offering online gambling in the country without a license.