gga2019.jpg
gga2019.jpg
gga2019.jpg
CLOSE
× Gambling News In-Depth iGaming Calendar Connections GI Friday Trafficology GI Magazine
GGA 2019 AffiliateCon

Gambling News - Europe

FILTER BY REGION
Show All Africa Asia Australia Europe North America South America Worldwide Full Archive
22nd August
Four Swedish operators fined for accepting bets on competitions with underage players
The Swedish Gambling Authority (SGA) has fined four licensed operators for accepting bets on events in which the majority of participants...
22nd August
Sportech revenue down for H1 amid restructuring
Sportech reported a 2% year-on-year fall in revenue to £32.6m ($39.5m) for H1 2019, with a decrease in adjusted EBITDA of...
22nd August
Rank Group announces small revenue fall, while digital growth continues
The Rank Group has announced a 0.25% fall in year-on-year group revenue to £729.5m ($885.1m) for the six months ending 30...
22nd August
Global Gaming CEO exclusive: 'The Swedish Gambling Authority made a mistake by enforcing a law that is unclear'
Global Gaming CEO Tobias Fagerlund wants to set the record straight after the revocation of subsidiary SafeEnt's Swedish license halted operations...
21st August
ASA bans Football Index advert for using young footballers
The Advertising Standards Authority (ASA) has banned a paid-for Facebook advert from Football Index for the use of underage footballers. The advert...
20th August
BetVictor debuts Smart Cards horseracing product
BetVictor has launched its new Smart Cards product, which provides live horseracing updates to assist players when betting. The technology, developed in...
20th August
Aspire praises B2B performance as Q2 revenue grows 32%
Aspire Global saw its Q2 revenue increase 32% year-on-year to €32.8m ($36.4m), with its B2B sector contributing 60% of the total. For...
19th August
Kindred fined by Dutch regulator for offering online gambling
Trannel International, a subsidiary of Kindred Group, has been fined by the Kansspelautoriteit (KSA) in the Netherlands for offering online gambling...
19th August
Catena Media revenue and EBITDA down for H1
Catena Media’s Q2 revenue fell 9% to €23.7m ($26.3m), resulting in a 0.4% decrease in H1 revenue to €49.8m. EBITDA also fell...
16th August
GambleAware launches second wave of Bet Regret campaign
GambleAware is encouraging bettors to “think twice or you’ll bet regret it” in its most recent activity for its safer gambling...
16th August
At The Races CEO: "Horseracing aims to resonate with the public on a regular basis”
Sky Sports Racing launched its own channel in January and Gambling Insider caught up with At The Races CEO, Matthew Imi,...
15th August
GVC CEO labels 32Red’s Wayne Rooney deal a “complete own goal”
Kenny Alexander, CEO of GVC Holdings, has criticised a recent sponsorship agreement between 32Red and Derby County, calling it "preposterous and...
15th August
Global Gaming reports “most turbulent and difficult” H1 following revocation of Swedish license
Revenue at Global Gaming fell 42% year-on-year to SEK 132.2m ($13.8m) for Q2, with a 31% decrease in total H1 revenue...
15th August
Scotgold Resources appoints Sky Bet CEO as director
Scotgold Resources has appointed Ian Proctor as its Non-Executive Director with immediate effect. Proctor is currently the CEO of Sky Betting and...
14th August
GiG blames 16% Q2 revenue fall on “tougher Swedish market”
Revenue at Gaming Innovation Group (GiG) fell 16% year-on-year to €31m ($34.6m) for Q2, meaning total H1 revenue of €63.4m (down...
14th August
LeoVegas Q2 revenue up 8% despite difficult UK conditions
LeoVegas has reported an 8% year-on-year rise in Q2 revenue to €94.4m ($105.6m), despite a challenging period in the UK. The online...
13th August
JPJ Group reports H1 revenue growth to steady its share price
JPJ Group has reported 14% year-on-year growth in H1 revenue, to £169.5m ($204.8m). The operator was recently at the...
13th August
GiG sells Highroller to Ellmount Gaming
Gaming Innovation Group (GiG) has reached an agreement to sell its B2C brand Highroller to Ellmount Gaming Ltd for €7m ($7.8m). Highroller...
12th August
Jackpotjoy does not deny BBC claims over customer who lost £633,000
Jackpotjoy has told Gambling Insider it was "deeply sympathetic" towards a customer who lost £633,000 ($765,690) over a six-year period. A customer, whose...
12th August
1xBet shut down in GB; Gambling Commission investigates FSB relationship
The British-facing website of operator 1xBet has been taken down and remains offline following a Sunday Times investigation. The newspaper looked into...
9th August
Paddy Power PR stunt leads to FA charge for Huddersfield Town
Paddy Power’s recent "Save Our Shirt" campaign has resulted in a charge of misconduct for English Championship football club Huddersfield Town,...
8th August
Global Gaming appeal rejected by Supreme Administrative Court in Sweden
Sweden’s Supreme Administrative Court has rejected an injunctive relief appeal made by Global Gaming, after the license of subsidiary SafeEnt Ltd...
7th August
Bwin fined €350,000 by Dutch regulator
The Dutch regulator, Kansspelautoriteit (KSA), has issued a €350,000 ($391,532) fine against ElectraWorks Limited for offering online gambling via the website...
6th August
Veikkaus suspends advertising after marketing backlash
Finnish monopoly operator Veikkaus has suspended purchased advertising after receiving criticism of its marketing strategy. Finland’s National Institute for Health and Welfare...
6th August
Wayne Rooney to wear number 32 as part of 32Red's Derby sponsorship
Wayne Rooney will wear the number 32 shirt when he joins Derby County in January as part of the club’s partnership...
6th August
Genius Sports announced as Serie A’s official data supplier
Genius Sports Group has been appointed Serie A’s exclusive data supplier for football betting, which will begin from the start of...
1st August
Digital Element exec: Swedish market will settle down as time goes on
With Sweden’s re-regulated gaming market getting off to a bumpy start, Gambling Insider caught up with Kate Owen, Digital Element’s VP of...
31st July
Nektan Q4 revenue significantly drops year-on-year
Nektan saw its overall revenue fall 29% year-on-year, to £4.1m ($5m), for Q4 of its financial year. However, despite the drop, its...
31st July
Ladbrokes Coral Group issued £5.9m fine for safeguard failings
Ladbrokes Coral Group has been ordered to pay £5.9m ($7.2m) for failing to put effective safeguards in place to prevent its...
30th July
Strong Q2 helps increase French online gaming revenue for H1
French gambling regulator Arjel has reported a 20% year-on-year increase for H1 2019 revenue, due to a strong period of growth...
THE GI HUDDLE PODCAST
NEW! #005 - LISTEN NOW
The role of gambling media (27:11)
#004 - LISTEN NOW
What is the role of a Gambling regulator? (29:09)
#003
The Future of Gambling Sponsorship in Sport (30:50)
ANALYSIS
MUST READ
PREMIUM CONNECTIONS