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6th December
Betting and Gaming Council appoints new CEO
Michael Dugher has been appointed the Betting and Gaming Council’s new CEO. The Council was formed in July, replacing the Remote Gambling...
6th December
Caesars Entertainment completes Rio Casino sale
Caesars Entertainment has completed the sale of its Rio All-Suite Hotel and Casino for $516.3m, including certain fees, expenses and $40m...
6th December
Melco Resorts unveils Nagano ski resort hotel plans
Melco Resorts has announced plans to develop a 280-room hotel at a ski resort in Nagano, Japan. The project will see Melco...
6th December
Bet365 and Kindred Affiliates among first to sign up as AffiliateCon Sofia 2020 exhibitors
The first wave of affiliate programmes attending AffiliateCon Sofia 2020 has been announced, with industry giants Bet365 and Kindred Group confirming...
6th December
Kambi exec: IBIA membership is about “protecting the whole sports ecosystem”
This week, Kambi officially became a member of the International Betting Integrity Association (IBIA). Speaking with Gambling Insider, Oliver Lamb, Head Sportsbook...
5th December
Analysis: The Scandinavian issue
The Gambling Insider newsfeed has been like a Nordic-themed collage in recent weeks – littered with Scandinavian flags. The reasons for such...
5th December
Gamesys and Scientific Games launch RainbowRichesCasino.com
Gamesys Group and Scientific Games have partnered to launch a website dedicated to one of the UK’s popular slot games, Rainbow...
5th December
Evolution Gaming CEO: Companies must balance ambition with cost-efficiency
Evolution Gaming CEO Martin Carlesund says he wants to build "the best company in the world," which starts with building the...
5th December
Century Casinos receives approval for Eldorado casino acquisitions
Century Casinos has received approval from the Missouri Gaming Commission to acquire the Isle Casino Cape Girardeau and Lady Luck Caruthersville...
4th December
Better Collective sell shares to fund further M & A
Affiliate Better Collective has raised SEK 312m ($32.8m) through a directed share issue of four million new shares, earmarking the figure...
4th December
Danish regulator warns 888 over AML Act breach
The Danish branch of operator 888 has been ordered to amend its anti-money laundering (AML) procedures to meet requirements established in...
4th December
Swedish gambling participation falls after re-regulation
According to a study conducted by the Swedish Gambling Authority (SGA), Swedish participation in gambling has dropped six percentage points year-on-year. Since...
4th December
How will Amazon Prime’s Premier League coverage affect sports betting?
The English Premier League has officially kicked off on Amazon Prime, with Crystal Palace v Bournemouth and Burnley v Manchester City...
3rd December
Danish Government will increase online gambling tax in 2021
The Danish Government has revealed plans to increase online gambling tax by eight percentage points in its 2020 Finance Act. The government...
3rd December
Veikkaus will lose €30m through 2020 slot reductions
Veikkaus has vowed to remove one-fifth of its slot machines from Finnish shops by the end of 2020 – a total...
3rd December
The Big Pitch: How would a fully transparent gambling operator be received?
With European gaming operator Paf recently announcing a €25,000 ($27,700) loss limit for its players, and revealing a detailed breakdown of...
3rd December
IGT announces departure of CFO
IGT has announced the departure of its EVP and CFO Alberto Fornaro. Fornaro will maintain his position until the end of January...
2nd December
Spain online gaming revenue up 5% for Q3
Spain's gross gaming revenue (GGR) was €191.7m ($211.5m) for Q3 2019, a rise of 5% year-on-year, and an increase of 7%...
2nd December
NetEnt director: Engaging atmosphere at the heart of a good live casino game
Speaking to Gambling Insider about NetEnt’s Perfect Blackjack game, NetEnt Live Director Andres Rengifo says an "engaging atmosphere" is perhaps the...
2nd December
Macau’s gaming revenue falls 9% for November
Gross gaming revenue in Macau fell 9% year-on-year to MOP22.9bn ($2.9bn) for November, as the US-China trade war and Hong Kong...
29th November
Analysis: William Hill warning highlights affiliate risk in new markets
Earlier today, William Hill sent out a message to its affiliate partners, warning them against promoting unlicensed US operators alongside its...
29th November
Intralot seals New Hampshire Lottery sports betting deal
Intralot has expanded its sports betting offering in the US, after signing an extension to its deal with the New Hampshire...
29th November
Casino consultant: Retail casinos can learn from online customer data
Speaking with Gambling Insider, Paul Sculpher, a consultant in the UK land-based casino industry, explained how retail operators can take learning...
28th November
Vermantia – Kiron Interactive Q & A: We want to attract both virtual and racing fans
Last week, Vermantia and Kiron Interactive announced they had joined forces to deliver the “next generation” of virtual racing using real...
28th November
Svenska Spel CEO condemns “shadow play” in Swedish market
Patrik Hofbauer, CEO of Svenska Spel, has urged the Swedish Gambling Authority (SGA) to investigate operators offering lottery betting on other...
28th November
Gross gambling yield down 0.3% for full year in Great Britain
Gross gambling yield (GGY) in Great Britain fell 0.3% year-on-year for the period between April 2018 and March 2019, totalling £14.4bn...
28th November
Marathonbet signs Real Madrid partnership
Marathonbet has secured a new partnership with Spanish football club Real Madrid. The agreement will make Marathonbet the first official Russian partner...
28th November
Hokkaido may withdraw bid to host integrated resort
Environmental concerns form part of the reasoning which could see Hokkaido withdraw its proposal to host an integrated resort, Japan Times...
28th November
Wynn Resorts shareholders awarded $41m settlement
Wynn Resorts shareholders will receive $41m in a lawsuit settlement regarding allegations against the operator’s former CEO Steve Wynn. Shareholders began filing...
27th November
Analysis: Regulators should replicate Gambling Commission and Spelinspektionen’s partnership
The Gambling Commission and Spelinspektionen shook hands over a partnership that will increase cooperation between the two regulators. They are both...
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