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GiH News Roundup: European online gambling regulation update; Kindred launches high roller casino brand; eSports betting to Germany?

GiH News Roundup: European online gambling regulation update; Kindred launches high roller casino brand; eSports betting to Germany?

GamblingCompliance has released a free report providing a brief overview of the fourteen European markets that face the most significant changes in online gambling regulation in 2017. Kindred Group has launched a new internet casino brand directed towards high rollers in the Norwegian and Swedish market. “You will find high rollers within all national and international gambling companies. Instead of[Read More…]

GiH News Roundup: Speel Verantwoord seeks to contribute in fight against match-fixing; Sweden gets pizza-themed online casino

GiH News Roundup: Speel Verantwoord seeks to contribute in fight against match-fixing; Sweden gets pizza-themed online casino

Speel Verantwoord, the Dutch trade association of online operators, wants to get officially inolved in the fight against match-fixing. “It is in our best interest,” Speel Verantwoord Director Rutger-Jan Hebben said. The draw for Spain’s famous Christmas lottery “El Gordo” (“The Fat One”) took place yesterday. Almost 15,000 people shared over €2bn in prizes. Photographs of the draw and the[Read More…]

GiH News Roundup: new table game for Holland Casino; Netherlands Gaming Authority takes action; Malta seeks to end geoblocking in the EU

GiH News Roundup: new table game for Holland Casino; Netherlands Gaming Authority takes action; Malta seeks to end geoblocking in the EU

This Thursday, the Holland Casino branch in Venlo will introduce a newly-designed table game “barbut,” which is derived from a traditional dice game that is played in the Eastern Mediterranean. If the game becomes sufficiently popular, it will be introduced in other Holland Casino branches as well. The Netherlands Gaming Authority has forcibly removed slot machines from several locations after[Read More…]

GiH news Roundup: Responsible gaming and responsible advertising; investing in Amaya; Playtech’s new division; Cyprus blocks 2,500 sites

GiH news Roundup: Responsible gaming and responsible advertising; investing in Amaya; Playtech’s new division; Cyprus blocks 2,500 sites

The UK Gambling Commission has launched a new CAP eLearning module titled “Responsible Ads: Gambling Advertising” to provide gambling advertisers “with all of the tools they require to produce advertisements that comply with advertising codes.” The results of a new responsible gaming study, co-written by Mark D. Griffiths and former Gaming in Holland Conference speaker Michael M. Auer, support the[Read More…]

GiH News Roundup: Hakim Zoufri wins MCOP; Ladbrokes Coral eying Tabcorp; Malta Gaming Authority’s costs have skyrocketed

GiH News Roundup: Hakim Zoufri wins MCOP; Ladbrokes Coral eying Tabcorp; Malta Gaming Authority’s costs have skyrocketed

Dutch national Hakim Zoufri has won the 2016 Master Classics of Poker tournament in Amsterdam, earning himself an impressive €275,608. Dutch lottery operator Postcodeloterij not only contributes to good causes, but also to “innovative” start-ups with limited commercial viability, according to Quote. Britain’s biggest bookmaker Ladbrokes Coral is reportedly planning a multi-billion pound bid for Australia’s largest betting company, Tabcorp,[Read More…]