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24th September
OPAP to purchase TCB Holdings stake for €50m
OPAP has signed a preliminary agreement to acquire a 36.75% stake in TCB Holdings, the company which owns the Stoiximan Group,...
24th September
Ritz Hotel Casino reports pre-tax loss for 2017
The Ritz Hotel Casino in London has reported a pre-tax loss of £11.7m ($15.3m) for 2017. The loss follows a pre-tax profit...
24th September
Ball Street CEO exclusive: Gambling companies are “almost in denial” over advertising regulation
“This is one of the key challenges facing the betting industry. They’ve got to be aware of it rather than being...
20th September
ComeOn launches new German brand
Operator ComeOn, Cherry AB’s subsidiary, has announced the launch of a new German market orientated brand named Blitzino.com. ComeOn’s focus in recent...
20th September
Sky Bet CEO argues against Labour's gambling plans
Sky Betting and Gaming (SBG) CEO Richard Flint has opposed the Labour Party’s proposals to ban gambling advertising during live sporting...
19th September
ASA bans “irresponsible” Kwiff advert and issues warning over future conduct
The UK Advertising Standards Authority (ASA) has banned a Kwiff television advert broadcast in June, warning the gambling operator over its...
19th September
Labour Deputy Leader: We would ban gambling with credit cards
Labour Deputy Leader Tom Watson says the party would ban gambling with credit cards if it won the next UK general...
18th September
UK government: “There is no delay to FOBT restrictions"
The UK government has stressed there will be no delay in its plans to restrict maximum stakes on fixed-odds betting terminals...
18th September
Gamstop operator announces new Chair
Jenny Watson CBE will be the National Online Self-Exclusion Scheme’s new Chair. The scheme is the operator of Gamstop, which was announced...
17th September
Global Gaming appoints first Operational CFO
Global Gaming has appointed Michael Gatt to the newly created role of Operational Chief Financial Officer for its subsidiaries in Malta,...
17th September
Two-Up Digital CEO: "The sports betting product is boring and is in need of excitement"
It’s a Monday afternoon and the city of London is as busy as ever. In Shoreditch, though, just outside the heart of...
13th September
LeoVegas acquires 51% stake in Malta-based esports operator
The LeoVegas Group has acquired 51% of shares in esports betting operator, Pixel Holding Group Ltd, for €1.5m ($1.7m). LeoVegas has made the...
12th September
ASA makes new rulings on Gala Interactive and Betfair adverts
The Advertising Standards Authority (ASA) has upheld a Gala Interactive advert in the UK but dismissed complaints aimed at Betfair and...
12th September
Mr Green fined $361,000 by Netherlands Gaming Authority
Mr Green Ltd, a subsidiary of MRG, has been fined €312,000 ($361,000) by the Netherlands Gaming Authority (KSA). The fine relates to...
12th September
EA under criminal investigation from Belgian government over loot boxes
The Belgian government is conducting a criminal investigation into Electronic Arts (EA) because it continues to offer loot boxes in its...
11th September
Betsson to fight Dutch regulator fine
Betsson subsidiary Corona is appealing against a €300,000 ($347,000) fine issued by the Dutch gambling regulator for operating in the country...
10th September
Betsoft Gaming partners with Mostbet
Betsoft Gaming is continuing its European expansion with the signing of a comprehensive content agreement with operator Mostbet. This agreement will allow...
7th September
Playtech announces sale of Plus500
Playtech has sold its entire holding of 11.4 million ordinary shares in trading platform Plus500, after acquiring the company back in...
7th September
Gambling Commission warns operators over football advertising
The Gambling Commission (GC) has teamed up with the Advertising Standards Authority (ASA) and the Committees of Advertising Practice (CAP) to...
6th September
Great Britain problem gambling rate “stable” as participation declines
The Gambling Commission’s Health Survey shows the rate of problem gambling across Great Britain in 2016 remained at a consistent rate. Data...
5th September
Gambling Commission asks for public opinion on new rules
The Gambling Commission is inviting members of the public, consumers and gambling operators to voice their opinions on changes being made...
4th September
Mr Green given go ahead for sports betting in Denmark
MRG has received an online betting licence from the Danish gaming regulator Spillemyndigheden, allowing its Mr Green brand to operate in...
4th September
Wembley Stadium expected to ban betting sponsors under sale conditions
Wembley Stadium will not be permitted to promote betting sponsors if the stadium is sold, according to reports. Billionaire Shahid Khan, who...
4th September
Betsson CFO to leave post
Betsson Chief Financial Officer Kaaren Hilsen is set to leave the operator, one year after taking the role. Hilsen is required to...
3rd September
NetEnt appoints interim CFO
NetEnt announced Lars Johansson has been appointed as interim CFO effective immediately. The role of the supplier's  FO has been vacant since...
29th August
LeoVegas Italy MD exclusive: "Ad ban is insane and goes against EU law"
On 7 August 2018 Italy’s parliament voted to outlaw gambling advertising with 155 votes in favour and 125 votes against. This advertising...
29th August
Gambling Commission issues warning to operators over withdrawal restrictions
The Gambling Commission has issued a warning to operators after the Competition and Markets Authority (CMA) forced two betting firms to...
29th August
LeoVegas Group launches new UK sports betting brand
The LeoVegas Group has launched its new UK sports betting focused brand, BetUK.com. The online operator recently launched its sportsbook 2.0 and...
28th August
Better Collective revenue up 93%
Better Collective, the online gaming industry educational platform developer, grew its revenue 93% year-on-year to €9.7m ($11.4m) in Q2 . Acquisitions and the...
28th August
Games developers remove paid loot boxes in Belgium
It seems the Belgian Gaming Commission’s (BGC) strong stance against loot boxes has hit a chord with developers, as both Overwatch...
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