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27th March
National Lottery to donate £300m in coronavirus support
The National Lottery will donate £300m ($371.8m) towards the protection of vulnerable people amid the COVID-19 pandemic. The funds will be distributed...
27th March
Malta Gaming Authority to licensees: no references to pandemic
Irresponsible communication during the pandemic is considered a breach of regulation. The Malta Gaming Authority issued a notice warning licensees that, considering how much...
27th March
Exposure to gambling adverts could impact children's attitudes, according to GambleAware
Exposure to gambling adverts could impact the attitudes of children, young people or vulnerable adults, being likely to lead them to...
26th March
Prague Gaming Summit: “Netherlands the world champions at slowly regulating the gaming sector”
Gaming lawyer Justin Franssen has dubbed the Netherlands the "world champions" of slow regulation, following ongoing delays to the opening of...
26th March
Gambling Commission CEO: Customer protection paramount during unprecedented period
Gambling Commission CEO Neil McArthur has reinforced to operators customer protection and responsible marketing are essential during a period where online...
26th March
Incoming William Hill CFO withdraws from role due to coronavirus uncertainty
William Hill has announced incoming CFO Adrian Marsh will not be joining the operator after deciding to stay at DS Smith,...
25th March
UK Government makes U-turn on business rate holiday exclusion
In a complete U-turn on its decision last week, the UK Government has announced it will include the gambling industry in...
25th March
Coronavirus: Gauselmann Group shuts 700 gaming establishments in Europe
Gauselmann Group has announced it has shut all production and sales activity throughout Europe, due to the coronavirus outbreak. The German supplier...
25th March
Catena Media focuses on casino to balance sports revenue shortfall
Catena Media has provided a trading update outlining several measures it says “have been taken to mitigate any financial or operation...
24th March
NetEnt to fully integrate Red Tiger after acquisition exceeds expectations
NetEnt has announced it is fully integrating the Red Tiger brand into its business, to increase efficiency and strengthen development. The supplier...
24th March
Industry analyst: BGC justified in letter of condemnation
Last week, the Betting and Gaming Council (BGC) condemned the UK Government’s decision to exclude the gambling industry from its plans...
24th March
Coronavirus: 888 reports rise in online casino and poker, sports betting fall
888 Holdings has reported a rise in casino and poker activity due to the coronavirus outbreak, though it warned further delays...
23rd March
888 to delay full-year results due to coronavirus, after FCA request
888 Holdings will delay publishing its full-year results for 2019 following a request by the Financial Conduct Authority (FCA) for all...
23rd March
KSA outlines aims of revised Remote Gambling Bill in annual report
The Netherlands Gambling Authority (KSA) has published its 2019 annual report and 2020 monitoring report, outlining the aims of the revised...
23rd March
EGBA reports 11% fall in predicted 2020 global gaming revenue
The European Gaming and Betting Association (EGBA) has reported that H2 Gambling Capital has adjusted its forecasted global gambling revenue for...
23rd March
Red Tiger expands Swedish reach with Svenska Spel deal
Red Tiger has extended its reach in Sweden by making its slot games available at Svenska Spel Sport and Casino, after...
20th March
Evolution Gaming claims demand remains strong despite coronavirus impact
Evolution Gaming has said there is a continued strong demand for its products, despite the disturbances caused by the coronavirus outbreak. In...
20th March
Why has the UK gambling industry been excluded from business rate relief?
On 17 March, the Chancellor of the Exchequer in the UK ensured the House of Commons the Government would "do whatever...
19th March
Playtech outlines EBITDA loss expectations in business update
Playtech has announced it is working to protect its cash flow amid the global outbreak of coronavirus. The gaming supplier said it...
18th March
Aspire Global provides coronavirus update
Aspire Global has announced it is taking measures to reduce the risk the coronavirus outbreak poses to its staff and the...
18th March
British greyhound racing moves behind closed doors
The Greyhound Board of Great Britain (GBGB) has announced that, in light of the coronavirus outbreak, all British greyhound racing will...
18th March
Kindred blames “unnecessary ambiguity” for SEK 100m fine
Kindred Group has received a Swedish Gambling Authority (SGA) fine of SEK 100m ($10m) for offering incentives in a way that...
17th March
KSA takes action against “corona-free” illegal online gambling offerings
The Netherlands Gaming Authority (KSA) has announced it will be taking strict action following an increase in activity from online gambling...
17th March
Better Collective and GiG adamant coronavirus won't affect business
Better Collective’s business and financial targets remain unaffected, despite the coronavirus outbreak causing all major sport to be suspended. The affiliate said...
17th March
BGC calls on UK Government to help save thousands of gaming industry jobs
The Betting and Gaming Council (BGC) has urged the UK Government to provide emergency help to save thousands of jobs in...
17th March
Gamesys Group FY 2019 revenue up 35%
Gamesys Group revenue was £415.1m ($501.4m) for the full-year 2019, a rise of 35% year-on-year. Net income from continuing operations was £9.1m,...
17th March
Greentube bolsters Switzerland presence with Swiss Casinos deal
Greentube, the Interactive Division of Novomatic, has announced a new deal with Swiss Casinos Group which will see the gaming supplier...
17th March
Grand National cancelled amid coronavirus pandemic
The Randox Health Grand National has been cancelled in the latest measure implemented to limit the spread of coronavirus in the...
16th March
AffiliateCon postponed until 2021; virtual conference to take place May 2020
The third edition of AffiliateCon Sofia, scheduled for 12-13 May in Sofia, Bulgaria, will be postponed due to the COVID-19 pandemic....
16th March
Stars Group, William Hill and GVC Holdings provide coronavirus updates
The Stars Group has declared it is performing ahead of expectations so far this year, despite the worldwide impact of the...
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