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Netherlands Authority for Consumers and Markets (ACM) Approves Lottery Merger …and More!

Netherlands Authority for Consumers and Markets (ACM) Approves Lottery Merger …and More!

Netherlands Authority for Consumers and Markets (ACM) Approves Lottery Merger The Netherlands Authority for Consumers and Markets (ACM) has approved the proposed merger between the Stichting Exploitatie Nederlandse Staatsloterij (De Staatsloterij) en Stichting Nationale Sporttotalisator (De Lotto).   Although a merger between the Staatsloterij and De Lotto would result in only two parties (the other being the Nationale Goede Doelen[Read More…]

Gaming in Holland Newsletter – Licensed Remote Gaming Providers Could Enter Dutch Market in One Year at the Earliest …and More!

Gaming in Holland Newsletter – Licensed Remote Gaming Providers Could Enter Dutch Market in One Year at the Earliest …and More!

We like to keep you up to date with the latest in Dutch and international gaming news. Read on to find out what has been happening! Licensed Remote Gaming Providers Could Enter Dutch Market in One Year at the Earliest Marja Appelman, CEO at Netherlands Gaming Authority, revealed in a recent interview with Dutch Newspaper Trouw that the licensing process[Read More…]

Gaming in Holland Newsletter – Trade Organization VAN to Represent Online Gaming Providers

Gaming in Holland Newsletter – Trade Organization VAN to Represent Online Gaming Providers

As usual, we bring you some fresh (and perhaps surprising) news from the world of gaming. Trade Organization VAN to Represent Online Gaming Providers VAN, the Dutch trade organization of land-based gaming machine operators, will henceforth also represent online gaming providers. Current members with concrete plans to offer online gaming services, once these are fully legalized in the Netherlands, have[Read More…]

Gaming in Holland Newsletter – Joint Slogan for Licensed Gaming Companies

Gaming in Holland Newsletter – Joint Slogan for Licensed Gaming Companies

We like to keep you up to date with the latest in Dutch and international gaming news. Read on to find out what has been happening! Licensed Gaming Companies in the Netherlands to Introduce Joint Slogan All gaming and betting companies, including lotteries, currently licensed to operate in the Netherlands are introducing a joint slogan, which is to be included[Read More…]

Gaming in Holland Newsletter – Uncertainty Ahead for Remote Gaming in the Netherlands

Gaming in Holland Newsletter – Uncertainty Ahead for Remote Gaming in the Netherlands

Specially selected for you: the latest in Dutch gaming news. Uncertainty Ahead for Remote Gaming in the Netherlands Licensing for remote gaming “would not start before mid-2016.” The Dutch Ministry of Security and Justice is due to publish its written response to 600 questions and points of critique it received from the House of Representatives on its draft remote gaming[Read More…]

Gaming in Holland Newsletter – Size Matters

Gaming in Holland Newsletter – Size Matters

Size Matters Who are the 10 largest online gaming companies by market capitalization? How much are they worth? Check out this helpful graph from the Wall Street Journal and see for yourself. The WSJ further reports that the current wave of new gaming regulation in Europe will be adding costs, but is also expected to clear up legal ambiguity. New[Read More…]

Welcome to our first newsletter!

Welcome to our first newsletter!

Welcome to the first issue of the new format of the Gaming in Holland newsletter. We intend to make it a regular publication and to use it to keep you in touch with relevant gaming news for the Dutch and international markets. We very much appreciate your interest!   Please feel free to share this newsletter with your colleagues. If[Read More…]