Oct 22, 2020 | Industry
Betsson Group Pulls 8 Brands from the UK in a New Consolidation Strategy
Malta-based online gaming company, the Betsson Group has shut down eight of its nine active brands in the UK in a new streamlined strategy. The Rizk casino and sportsbook domain will now be the only UK facing domain from Betsson AB.Oct 21, 2020 | Industry
Gambling Loophole Leads to Dangerous Increase in Restaurant Casinos
A seemingly minor change in Sweden’s gambling legislation has opened the region up to increased money laundering and bypassed key Safer Gambling restriction. Learn how restaurant casinos are a lucrative but dangerous new trend.Oct 21, 2020 | Legality
New Mexico Tribes Oppose Proposed Gambling Expansion
Executives of commercial racinos in New Mexico tabled new legislation for the launch of full-blown gambling, but the tribes are hotly opposing the proposal as they want to maintain their exclusivity rights and revenue sharing plans with the state.
Dispelling the Male Myth That Stops Female Gambling Addicts from Seeking Help
GamCare’s pioneer Women’s Programme is creating a safer environment for female gambling addicts. However, in surveying the affected women an interesting, and dangerous, misconception surrounding men and gambling addiction has been recognised.
GambleAware Receives £2.3m From Donations in H1
GambleAware releases a report revealing that license holders in the UK donated a total of £2.3 million in the first six months of its fiscal year. The charity body also received £8.8 million from settlements levied to regulatory offenders in H1.
Dunder Casino Pulling Out of UK on 30th October
After nearly two years of serving players in the United Kingdom, Dunder Casino has decided to close its UK operations. No information has been relayed about the decision, but tighter market regulations and the Coronavirus could have led to the exit.
Microgaming Support Germany’s Toleration of Gambling Regulations
Microgaming support Germany's inclusive approach to building a safe and regulated online gambling ecosystem while allowing unlicensed operators to continue to safely do business in the territory, albeit with some limitations.
New Jersey Smashes its Own Sports Betting Record with a $748.6m Handle
The Garden State confirms its dominance in the U.S. sports betting industry after bring in over $748 million in September, beating its previous high of the best ever monthly sports betting handle in the U.S regulated markets.