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GiH News Roundup: Minister Dekker answers questions on illegal betting terminals; Sweden’s iGaming market dominated by ATG and Svenska Spel

GiH News Roundup: Minister Dekker answers questions on illegal betting terminals; Sweden’s iGaming market dominated by ATG and Svenska Spel

Minister for Legal Protection Sander Dekker has responded to parliamentary questions on illegal betting terminals tabled by MP Stieneke van der Graaf (CU).

GiH News Roundup: Svenska Spel leads the way in re-regulated Swedish market; Greek government submits gambling reforms to European Commission

GiH News Roundup: Svenska Spel leads the way in re-regulated Swedish market; Greek government submits gambling reforms to European Commission

State-owned Svenska Spel has remained the largest operator by turnover in the re-regulated Swedish market during the first two months of 2019.

GiH News Roundup: Paddy Power Betfair and The Stars Group held merger tasks; Belgian regulator starts sanction procedures against Betway

GiH News Roundup: Paddy Power Betfair and The Stars Group held merger tasks; Belgian regulator starts sanction procedures against Betway

The governances of Paddy Power Betfair (PPB) and The Stars Group Inc held mutual talks in late 2018, discussing a ground-breaking merger. The discussions are reportedly no longer taking place.

GiH News Roundup: Holland Casino Nijmegen “best casino of the Netherlands;” Svenska Spel welcomes new level playing field in Sweden

GiH News Roundup: Holland Casino Nijmegen “best casino of the Netherlands;” Svenska Spel welcomes new level playing field in Sweden

Holland Casino Nijmegen has won OneTime’s 2018 Best Casino of the Netherlands Award.

GiH News Roundup: Ireland to review betting tax increase; Playtech founder sells off remaining stake; Codere faces bleak outlook

GiH News Roundup: Ireland to review betting tax increase; Playtech founder sells off remaining stake; Codere faces bleak outlook

Irish Finance Minister Paschal Donohoe has confirmed a decision to review plans to double the country’s betting tax, after warnings from Irish Bookmakers Association (IBA) that the move would lead to significant job losses.

GiH News Roundup: Dutch gov’t responds to questions on land-based sports betting tax bill; Amsterdam to open land-based casino market

GiH News Roundup: Dutch gov’t responds to questions on land-based sports betting tax bill; Amsterdam to open land-based casino market

State Secretary of Finance Menno Snel has responded to written questions submitted by the Permanent Committee for Finance of the Dutch Lower House regarding the government’s intention to change the gaming tax rate for land-based sports betting.

GiH News Roundup: UK online market grows 3.7% YoY; Slovakia to open online casino market; Svenska Spel signs esports sponsorship deal

GiH News Roundup: UK online market grows 3.7% YoY; Slovakia to open online casino market; Svenska Spel signs esports sponsorship deal

Only 19 days to go before the 7th annual Gaming in Holland Conference & Expo kicks off in Amsterdam! Register today or check out the event’s agenda here. The UK online gambling sector grew 3.7% to £4.9bn – 35% of the UK’s total gambling market – between April 2016 and March 2017, according to new figures released by the Gambling[Read More…]

GiH News Roundup: Vote for the Live inaugural Gaming Awards; Netherlands Gaming Authority assists in raids in The Hague

GiH News Roundup: Vote for the Live inaugural Gaming Awards; Netherlands Gaming Authority assists in raids in The Hague

On April 26, as part of the second annual Live Gaming Summit, the best performing live gaming operators of the past year will be presented with the inaugural Live Gaming Awards. Winners will be determined by a public poll. All gaming and betting industry professionals are invited to cast their votes here. The Netherlands Gaming Authority assisted in a series[Read More…]

GiH News Roundup: another successful GiH lunch @ICE; LeoVegas to expand into Germany; Mr Green launches revolutionary live casino product

GiH News Roundup: another successful GiH lunch @ICE; LeoVegas to expand into Germany; Mr Green launches revolutionary live casino product

Yesterday afternoon, another successful GiH Lunch took place at ICE 2018. We were very happy to see that so many key players and stakeholders in the Dutch gaming industry made an appearance. We hope to see you next year – or maybe sooner! At midnight, the highly anticipated DJ Hardwell party to celebrate the launch of StakeLogic’s latest online slot[Read More…]

GiH News Roundup: UKGC proposes stricter advertising rules; Portugal could join shared poker liquidity pool in Q2

GiH News Roundup: UKGC proposes stricter advertising rules; Portugal could join shared poker liquidity pool in Q2

The UK Gambling Commission (UKGC) has opened a public consultation on proposed changes to regulations relating to marketing and advertising, unfair terms, and complaints and disputes. According to the UKGC’s proposals, UK gambling operators could face stiff financial penalties for breaching advertising rules. Scientific Games has said that it expects to post a 7% year-on-year increase in revenue for the[Read More…]