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GiH News Roundup: Dutch authorities to ban binary options advertising; Malta Gaming Authority under fire from Belgian Gaming Commission

GiH News Roundup: Dutch authorities to ban binary options advertising; Malta Gaming Authority under fire from Belgian Gaming Commission

The Netherlands is officially becoming the next EU member state to make good on its promise for stricter regulation of retail financial products as the Dutch AFM (Financial Markets Authority) is preparing a ban on the advertisement of binary options, FX, and CFDs. The Belgian Gaming Commission (BGC), European Lotteries and two Belgian MEPs are demanding that the Malta Gaming[Read More…]

GiH News Roundup: GVC releases upbeat trading update; Betsson acquires NetPlay TV; Lottoland in trouble with Advertising Standards Authority

GiH News Roundup: GVC releases upbeat trading update; Betsson acquires NetPlay TV; Lottoland in trouble with Advertising Standards Authority

Visitors to ICE will have unrivaled access to London’s foremost gaming venues. GVC, owner of Bwin, PartyPoker, Sportingbet and Foxy Bingo, reported that in the three months to December 2016 its net gaming revenue (NGR) was up 7% year-on-year to €2.51 million per day. Betsson Group is back on the acquisition trail after reaching an agreement to buy interactive TV[Read More…]

GiH News Roundup: German Court allows EU-licensed operators in NRW; elusive customer loyalty; Ruud Gullit joins sports data seminar

GiH News Roundup: German Court allows EU-licensed operators in NRW; elusive customer loyalty; Ruud Gullit joins sports data seminar

According to the Supreme Administrative Court of the German state of Nordrhein-Westfalen, Sports betting operators who are licensed in a EU member state do not require a local license to offer their services. Today’s typical digital gamer harbors little loyalty towards one operator. Operators must therefore make the most of the punter’s first visit. Ruud Gullit has joined the lineup[Read More…]

GiH News Roundup: Netherlands Gaming Authority takes action; a new Holland Casino Academy; UK online gaming overtakes lottery and retail

GiH News Roundup: Netherlands Gaming Authority takes action; a new Holland Casino Academy; UK online gaming overtakes lottery and retail

The Netherlands Gaming Authority filed a cease and desist order against a local slot machine operator whose gaming license had expired. Holland Casino and ROC Zadkine, a school offering intermediate vocational education, have jointly established the Holland Casino Academy. With revenues of £4.5bn, the UK online gaming sector made up 33% of the country’s entire gambling market, surpassing both the[Read More…]