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GiH News Roundup: Looking back at the GiH lottery session; Netherlands Gaming Authority issues another fine; EC might drop infringement cases

GiH News Roundup: Looking back at the GiH lottery session; Netherlands Gaming Authority issues another fine; EC might drop infringement cases

On Tuesday, over eighty guests attended a discussion on the future of the Dutch lottery landscape at the premises of GiH partner LeaseWeb. The discussion centered on new market entrants and product launches, responsible gaming, and the regulatory direction of the future Dutch lottery regime. Read our full report here. The Netherlands Gaming Authority has issued a €217,000 fine to[Read More…]

REPORT The future of the Dutch lottery landscape

REPORT The future of the Dutch lottery landscape

On Tuesday afternoon, over eighty guests attended a discussion on the future of the Dutch lottery landscape at the premises of GiH partner LeaseWeb. The afternoon’s program consisted of three separate sessions: Roelant Reizevoort and Peter-Paul de Goeij, managing directors of new market entrants Fair Share Nederland and Lottovate, respectively, discussed their firms’ plans for the (near) future. Responsible gaming[Read More…]

GiH News Roundup: bigger role for Dutch charity lotteries; FA should address “its own dependence on gambling companies”

GiH News Roundup: bigger role for Dutch charity lotteries; FA should address “its own dependence on gambling companies”

Dutch households are spending less on charitable giving, thus increasing the dependency of good causes on charity lotteries and increasing the need for innovative lottery products. Strikers at Holland Casino will only have to notify their employer of impending industry action one hour in advance. An unnamed software supplier to the betting industry is looking to hire a business development[Read More…]

GiH News Roundup: Dutch lotteries to pay out €135.5m; “Powerball” most Googled term; lucky punter quits just in time

GiH News Roundup: Dutch lotteries to pay out €135.5m; “Powerball” most Googled term; lucky punter quits just in time

Dutch lottery players are hoping to take home part of the €135.5m in prizes that the country’s two largest lotteries will pay out following their draws on New Year’s Eve and New Year’s Day. But while it’s nice to dream, winning the jackpot is rather unlikely. In 2016, the most Googled term in the US was “Powerball.” Surprisingly, 25% of[Read More…]