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24th January
TruNarrative Head of Gaming: The steps needed to protect players
Adam Doyle, Head of Gaming at TruNarrative, talks through the basics of player protection and the Gambling Commission's requirements for operators. The...
22nd January
German states agree in principle on online gambling treaty
The German federal states have agreed in principle on a treaty that will allow country-wide online gambling in future. The treaty allows...
20th January
32Red calls educational database breach claims "unfounded"
Kindred Group-owned operator 32Red has refuted a Sunday Times article which suggested the company has access to the Learning Records Service...
17th January
Operators remove slot feature after Gambling Commission warning
Six online gambling operators offering buy-in options on their slot games have now removed the features from their sites,...
16th January
Analysis: Murdoch letters show industry critics are far from satisfied
After announcing its planned ban on credit card gambling earlier this week, the Gambling Commission (GC) could be forgiven for thinking...
14th January
Jury out as analysts react to credit card gambling ban
Analysts of the gambling industry have provided mixed reactions to the Gambling Commission’s confirmation it will ban credit...
14th January
Discussion: Where does Great Britain's gambling industry go after credit card ban?
Following the Gambling Commission’s credit card gambling ban in Great Britain, the Gambling Insider editorial team reflects on...
14th January
Gambling Commission introduces compulsory Gamstop participation
The Gambling Commission has announced all online gambling operators in Great Britain must participate in the multi-operator self-exclusion scheme Gamstop. Launched by...
14th January
Gambling Commission confirms April credit card gambling ban
The Gambling Commission has confirmed it will ban the use of credit cards to gamble in Great Britain, effective from 14...
10th January
Blackrock fined €2.34m by Malta Gaming Authority
Blackrock Media has been fined €2.34m ($2.59m) for operating a gaming service without authorisation by the Malta Gaming Authority (MGA), the...
10th January
BtoBet CEO: Complex LatAm market holds high potential
Alessandro Fried, CEO of BtoBet, believes the Latin American market is complex due to ongoing regulatory changes, but he sees great...
9th January
SafeEnt granted review into revoked Swedish license
Global Gaming subsidiary SafeEnt has been granted a review permit by the Administrative Court of Appeal in Jönköping, allowing a review...
9th January
Cambodia halts online gambling in 91 casinos after ban
Cambodian authorities have shut down online and arcade gambling operations in 91 of the country’s casinos since a ban on the...
9th January
Opinion: ASA compliance shouldn’t be this difficult
Sadly, it looks like “new year, new me” is not a mentality adopted by all UK operators – as far as...
8th January
City of Chiba withdraws from Japanese casino race
The Japanese city of Chiba has ruled out the possibility of hosting a casino. Following the passing of Japan’s Integrated Resorts Act...
6th January
Japanese lawmaker admits taking $9,250 bribe from 500.com
Japanese lawmaker Mikio Shimoji has admitted to taking a ¥1m ($9,250) bribe from Chinese gambling operator 500.com to assist his campaign...
3rd January
Opinion: VIP gambling – it’s all relative
The UK industry’s VIP schemes have been under the magnifying glass for some time now and, although the source is unsurprising,...
3rd January
1xBet granted Nigerian national license
The National Lottery Regulatory Commission in Nigeria has granted 1xBet a national license that runs until 2024.  The license means 1xBet will...
20th December
Oklahoma tribes reject proposed compact extension 
Oklahoma Governor Kevin Stitt’s offer to extend the state’s current gambling compact for an additional eight months has been firmly rejected...
20th December
Gambling Insider’s things to look out for in 2020
We have reviewed 2019 here at Gambling Insider but, as the decade draws to a close, it’s time to look ahead. An...
19th December
Rivers Casino fined $60,000 for underage gambling violations
Sugarhouse HSP Gaming, operator of Rivers Casino Philadelphia, has received a $60,000 fine after the Pennsylvania Gaming Control Board (PGCB) found...
17th December
Kindred abandons appeal against €470,000 Dutch fine
Kindred Group has dropped its appeal against a Kansspelautoriteit (KSA) fine for offering online gambling to Dutch customers. The fine of €470,000...
16th December
Joe Biden opposes Wire Act’s “unnecessary restrictions” on gaming industry
Joe Biden says he is opposed to "unnecessary restrictions" on the gaming industry, ahead of the Department of Justice’s (DoJ) deadline...
16th December
AGA director: Culture of compliance critical for AML practices
The American Gaming Association (AGA) recently updated its guidelines for anti-money laundering practices, emphasising a culture of compliance and making several...
13th December
Conservative majority a “cause for celebration” for gambling industry, says consultant
Gambling consultant Steve Donoughue says the Conservative Party’s General Election triumph should see the British gambling sector "muddle through." While Donoughue believes...
13th December
Tories remain in power: What next for the UK gambling industry?
The Conservatives eased to a very decisive victory in the General Election yesterday, comfortably winning 364 seats at the time of...
12th December
Analysis: How will policymakers respond to New York’s dwindling sports betting figures?
"Shocking and disappointing." That’s how Senator Joseph Addabbo Jr, one of New York’s biggest proponents of legalised sports betting, described the...
10th December
Gambling Insider’s review of 2019
As the shortest and darkest days of the year descend upon our London office, we at Gambling Insider wanted to look...
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
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...
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