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GiH News Roundup: Staatsloterij wins Advertiser of the Year award; Finnish authorities announce crackdown on illegal gambling advertising

GiH News Roundup: Staatsloterij wins Advertiser of the Year award; Finnish authorities announce crackdown on illegal gambling advertising

A jury composed of Dutch advertisers has picked Staatsloterij as the Advertiser of the Year 2018.

GiH News Roundup: KSA chairman elected to board of trustees of Gaming Regulators European Forum; Swedish trade association calls for “lowering of marketing volume”

GiH News Roundup: KSA chairman elected to board of trustees of Gaming Regulators European Forum; Swedish trade association calls for “lowering of marketing volume”

Chairman of the Netherlands Gambling Authority René Jansen has been appointed Vice Chairman of the Gaming Regulators European Forum (GREF).

Gaming in Holland Newsletter – Dutch Government Calls off Holland Casino Privatization …and More!

KSA Chairman to Deliver Presentation “Looking forward to KOA” at GiH Conference René Jansen, Chairman of the Netherlands Gambling Authority (KSA), will deliver a presentation at the upcoming Gaming in Holland Conference, titled “Looking forward to KOA.” Mr Jansen will address the topics of licensing criteria, operator reliability, and the regulator’s preparations for a successful implementation of the Dutch Remote[Read More…]

GiH News Roundup: Dutch gov’t calls off Holland Casino privatization; Danish online market grows as land-based sector loses out

GiH News Roundup: Dutch gov’t calls off Holland Casino privatization; Danish online market grows as land-based sector loses out

After a majority of Dutch Senators indicated in February that they would not support the privatization of Holland Casino as currently envisioned, Minister Sander Dekker for Legal Protection has now decided to withdraw the Casino Reform Bill.

GiH News Roundup: The Netherlands among global leaders in digitalization; Swedish regulator fines operators over bonus rules violations

GiH News Roundup: The Netherlands among global leaders in digitalization; Swedish regulator fines operators over bonus rules violations

Denmark, Sweden, Finland and the Netherlands scored the highest ratings in the Digital Economy & Society Index 2018 and are among the global leaders in digitalization.

Gaming in Holland Newsletter – Dutch Gambling Taxes “Completely Arbitrary” …and More!

Gaming in Holland Newsletter – Dutch Gambling Taxes “Completely Arbitrary” …and More!

GiH Conference to Feature Charity Auction to Benefit Handicapped Sports On June 5, as part of the Gaming in Holland Awards Dinner, we will host a charity auction to benefit our partner Fonds Gehandicaptensport, a charitable fund for handicapped sports. Whether it’s amateur sports or Paralympics athletes, Fonds Gehandicaptensport supports them all! As we come together to celebrate excellence in[Read More…]

GiH News Roundup: Nederlandse Loterij to contribute €60m to sports and good causes; calls for mandatory tax on gambling industry to treat addiction in UK

GiH News Roundup: Nederlandse Loterij to contribute €60m to sports and good causes; calls for mandatory tax on gambling industry to treat addiction in UK

Nederlandse Loterij is to contribute €59.6m to sports and good causes, out of a total annual remittance of €161.2m.

GiH News Roundup: Stars Group and FOX Sports launch US sports betting channel; Genius Sports to become EPL’s global betting data supplier

GiH News Roundup: Stars Group and FOX Sports launch US sports betting channel; Genius Sports to become EPL’s global betting data supplier

The Stars Group Inc. and FOX Sports announced plans to launch FOX Bet, the first-of-its kind national media and sports wagering partnership in the United States.

Gaming in Holland Newsletter – Betsson Steps up Preparations for Dutch Market Opening …and More!

Gaming in Holland Newsletter – Betsson Steps up Preparations for Dutch Market Opening …and More!

The Gaming in Holland Monitor: Brand Positioning in the Dutch market The Gaming in Holland Monitor, developed in cooperation with Sherloq Market Research & Insights, is the largest and most comprehensive brand monitor about online gambling in the Netherlands. It enables participating operators to track the development of the Dutch gambling market and the position of their brand within a[Read More…]

GiH News Roundup: UKGC publishes new framework for measuring gambling harms; Genius Sports to develop Nascar betting product

GiH News Roundup: UKGC publishes new framework for measuring gambling harms; Genius Sports to develop Nascar betting product

The UK Gambling Commission has published a new framework for measuring gambling harms among children and young people.