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GiH News Roundup: Netherlands Gambling Authority publishes policy rule on cooling-off period and AML guideline

GiH News Roundup: Netherlands Gambling Authority publishes policy rule on cooling-off period and AML guideline

The Netherlands Gambling Authority has published a provisional policy rule outlining the specific provisions regarding the “cooling-off period” for prospective licensees who actively targeted the Dutch market in the past.

GiH News Roundup: Senate registrar clarifies procedure regarding Remote Gaming Bill; Postcode Lottery announces winner Green Challenge 2018

GiH News Roundup: Senate registrar clarifies procedure regarding Remote Gaming Bill; Postcode Lottery announces winner Green Challenge 2018

Last week, we reported that the Permanent Committee for Justice and Security of the Dutch Senate had moved to finalize its report on the Remote Gaming Bill on October 16, thus ending the written procedure and clearing the way for an up or down vote during a subsequent plenary session.

GiH News Roundup: Belgian operators to promote responsible gaming ahead of World Cup; GVC expects EBITDA to fall by £160m

GiH News Roundup: Belgian operators to promote responsible gaming ahead of World Cup; GVC expects EBITDA to fall by £160m

To celebrate the newly-concluded strategic partnership between Gaming in Holland and Holland Casino, dozens of guests were invited for a tour and exclusive dinner at Holland Casino’s newest branch: Holland Casino Amsterdam West. Photos of the event are available here. We would like to thank Holland Casino, and CEO Erwin van Lambaart in particular, for their hospitality! Five major Belgian[Read More…]

GiH News Roundup: Sportech sells its Dutch tote betting business to RBP Luxembourg for €3.25m; Denmark proposes limits on sign-up bonuses

GiH News Roundup: Sportech sells its Dutch tote betting business to RBP Luxembourg for €3.25m; Denmark proposes limits on sign-up bonuses

Sports betting company Sportech has announced the intended sale of its Netherlands-based business Sportech Racing BV to RBP Luxembourg for a fee of €3.25m. The transaction is expected to close in H2 2018. The Dutch government has finally responded to three policy recommendations which were proposed by the Netherlands Gaming Authority in March 2017 on the topics of 1) gaming[Read More…]

GiH News Roundup: German ruling party calls on state governments to negotiate new Interstate Treaty on Gambling; Malta unveils AML strategy

GiH News Roundup: German ruling party calls on state governments to negotiate new Interstate Treaty on Gambling; Malta unveils AML strategy

Representatives of German political party CDU/CSU are calling on state governments to negotiate a new Interstate Treaty on Gambling in order to create “sustainable, transparent and non-discriminatory gambling regulation in Germany.” Malta’s first-ever anti-money laundering strategy was presented last week, in an attempt to “take all necessary action against financial crimes.” Italy’s lead regulatory body for gambling and betting services[Read More…]

GiH News Roundup: Netherlands Gaming Authority calls for int’l cooperation against problem gambling; tote operator PMU returns to growth

GiH News Roundup: Netherlands Gaming Authority calls for int’l cooperation against problem gambling; tote operator PMU returns to growth

Netherlands Gaming Authority CEO Marja Appelman called for closer cooperation among regulators in order to facilitate problem gambling prevention at the International Association of Gaming Regulators (IAGR) in Johannesburg. The IAGR conference also addressed blockchain technology in relation to the future of real-money wagering. French tote operator PMU has hailed a return to growth for the first three quarters of[Read More…]