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GiH News Roundup: Scientific Games wins extension of Italian scratchcard concession; Catena Media announces its “largest acquisition” ever

GiH News Roundup: Scientific Games wins extension of Italian scratchcard concession; Catena Media announces its “largest acquisition” ever

Gaming technology supplier Scientific Games has announced the creation of a new joint venture, Lotterie Nazionali S.r.l., which has accepted a nine-year contract extension for the Italian Scratch and Win concession. Française des Jeux has launched a scratchcard that will contribute to the funding of ELA, an association of parents and patients against leukodystrophy. Maltese affiliate network Catena Media have[Read More…]

GiH News Roundup: state secretary responds to questions on gaming tax increase; Jack’s Casino opens new branch; Belgian affiliate trouble

GiH News Roundup: state secretary responds to questions on gaming tax increase; Jack’s Casino opens new branch; Belgian affiliate trouble

This Saturday, Jack’s Casino will celebrate the opening of a new branch in the Van der Valk Hotel in Eemnes, close to Hilversum. “We are very pleased with the result. It turned out very beautiful. The casino exudes a luxurious, international ambiance,” Eric Older CEO of JVH gaming & entertainment said. State Secretary Menno Snel of Finance has responded to[Read More…]

GiH News Roundup: Netherlands Gaming Authority opens public consultation on problem gambling prevention; Winamax expands into Italy

GiH News Roundup: Netherlands Gaming Authority opens public consultation on problem gambling prevention; Winamax expands into Italy

The Netherlands Gaming Authority has opened a public consultation on its coordinating role in preventing problem gambling. Swedish gaming regulator Lotteriinspektionen has pledged a renewed crackdown on gambling adverts in the country, after the Swedish Supreme Court enforced a ban on non-regulated gambling operators advertising in local media. French online poker giant Winamax has entered the regulated Italian online gaming[Read More…]

GiH News Roundup: EiG 2018 comes to Amsterdam; LeoVegas acquires Royal Panda for €120m; Sander Dekker to be responsible for gambling policy

GiH News Roundup: EiG 2018 comes to Amsterdam; LeoVegas acquires Royal Panda for €120m; Sander Dekker to be responsible for gambling policy

Next year, the iGaming Super Show, EiG and Amsterdam Affiliate Conference come together as iGB Live!, a consolidated three brand event. The first edition of iGB Live! will take place 17 – 20 July 2018 at The Amsterdam RAI. Minister (without portfolio) for Public Security Sander Dekker (VVD) will also be responsible for gambling policy, while Ferdinand Grapperhaus (CDA) will[Read More…]

GiH News Roundup: join us for drinks at SIGMA’17; LeoVegas posts 60% Q2 revenue increase, eyes expansion in Denmark and Germany

GiH News Roundup: join us for drinks at SIGMA’17; LeoVegas posts 60% Q2 revenue increase, eyes expansion in Denmark and Germany

Going to Malta’s largest iGaming show SIGMA‘17? Gaming in Holland and Leaseweb invite you join us for drinks – including Dutch beers – on Thursday, 23 November 2017, starting at 7:30 pm. Places are limited, so please reserve your place today by registering here. On 24 November, SIGMA’17 will also feature a session on regulatory developments in the Netherlands, moderated[Read More…]

GiH News Roundup: Dutch Ministry answers questions on match-fixing; payment providers strike deal

GiH News Roundup: Dutch Ministry answers questions on match-fixing; payment providers strike deal

The Dutch Ministry of Security and Justice has responded to Parliamentary questions on the increasing prevalence of match-fixing in the Netherlands. Following its Day 1 recap, CalvinAyre has now also published a video recap of the second day of the World Gaming Executive Summit. One surprising viewpoint was shared by Marcus Geiss, CEO of Navidad Foundation, who said that millennials[Read More…]

GiH News Roundup: Dutch online enforcement policy continues to impact international operators; Loterijverlies appoints new board members

GiH News Roundup: Dutch online enforcement policy continues to impact international operators; Loterijverlies appoints new board members

In the wake of last week’s introduction of a stricter online enforcement policy by the Netherlands Gaming Authority, LeoVegas has joined other international operators in refusing to accept traffic from promotional .nl domains. Class action claim foundation Loterijverlies has appointed two new board members following the suspension of its founder Ferdy Roet. VAN, the Dutch trade association of land-based gaming[Read More…]

GiH News Roundup: LeoVegas, Mr Green post Q1 revenue growth; UK parliamentary report on FOBTs found to have breached standards

GiH News Roundup: LeoVegas, Mr Green post Q1 revenue growth; UK parliamentary report on FOBTs found to have breached standards

Mobile-focused online operator LeoVegas reported a 49% year-on-year rise in Q1 revenues, which the firm, in part, attributed to its most significant marketing investment to date. The operator also announced it will be applying for a Dutch license once the country’s remote market opens. Swedish state-owned gaming operator Svenska Spel has seen net gaming revenue drop by 5 percent to[Read More…]

GiH News Roundup: NYX signs deal with Nederlandse Loterij; Gaming Authority issues cease and desist orders against Novamedia brands

GiH News Roundup: NYX signs deal with Nederlandse Loterij; Gaming Authority issues cease and desist orders against Novamedia brands

NYX Gaming Group has signed a new long-term partnership with Nederlandse Loterij. The Netherlands Gaming Authority has issued cease and desist orders against Novamedia-owned lottery operators Postcode Loterij, Vriendenloterij, and BankGiro Loterij for failing to fulfill their legal obligation to mention both place and date of their draws in their promotional materials. Although the use of artificial intelligence could potentially[Read More…]

GiH News Roundup: ICE sets new attendance record; Kindred to acquire 32Red; LeoVegas expands into Italy

GiH News Roundup: ICE sets new attendance record; Kindred to acquire 32Red; LeoVegas expands into Italy

ICE 2017 has set a new attendance record with over 30,000 visitors. We have also uploaded more photos of the Gaming in Holland Lunch. Kindred Group has agreed a deal to acquire 32Red for £176m. Dutch customer ID verification company CDDN has earned a NIMA Marketing Integrity Certification. LeoVegas has completed the acquisition of Italian gaming operator Winga.it for €6.1[Read More…]