EGBA

EGBA says Germany’s online casino turnover tax illegal

EGBA - European Gaming and Betting Association claims Germany’s proposed 5.3 per cent online casino turnover tax violates EU law. The new state treaty on gambling has finally been approved by all 16 of Germany’s federal states, providing a framework for the launch of a licensed igaming market, but there is still much debate about the proposed tax rate. The tax rate for the market, due to launch on July 1, has been set at 5.3 per cent on online slots...
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British online slots revenue hits new record in March

British regulator figures show that online gambling yield rose 4.1 per cent and online slots revenue 15.2 per cent in March. The latest figures from the Gambling Commission suggest a new record for British online slots revenue in March. The regulator’s figures, which come from the major igaming operators accounting for around 80 per cent of the British market, show that gross gambling yield from online slots rose 15.2 per cent month-on-month to a record high of £202.9m. The figure for what...
Gaming & Sports Dubai Summit

Two weeks to go until the Gaming & Sports Dubai Summit (Online Preview Event)

Two weeks to go until the Gaming & Sports Dubai Summit (Online Preview Event) As the only media partner from Romania of Eventus International we have received the following press release regarding The Gaming & Sports Dubai Summit (Online Preview Event) The all-new Gaming & Sports Dubai Summit (online preview event) will be kicking off in only two weeks’ time. GSDS Online will take an in-depth look into the current gaming and sports environment in Middle East North Africa (MENA), uncovering...
Scientific Games

Scientific Games develops in Eastern Europe by signing up Bosnian lottery

Scientific Games has grown its instant game retail sales in Eastern Europe, notably, Bosnia, the company has announced. The company revealed that it had won a new three-year contract from Lutrija Bosne i Hercegovine, the Bosnian lottery, after a 41 per cent increase in sales since collaboration began in 2016. “We are still in the early phase of our partnership and have already produced tremendous results by applying Scientific Games’ best practices to continuously refine and improve key areas of our...

Holland Casino choose TruNarrative RegTech platform

Holland Casino choose TruNarrative RegTech platform to implement their regulatory compliance and player onboarding strategy. Dutch state-owned casino operator Holland Casino choose TruNarrative to deliver their strategy for ID verification, risk and transaction & behavioural monitoring. TruNarrative is going to cooperate with Holland Casino for their upcoming online operation and to enhance their existing land based onboarding process, as part of their commitment to deliver a safe, secure and responsible gaming environment for their customers in line with the latest KSA...
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More Than $137 Million Awarded To PoperStars Players In Spring Championship

More Than $137 Million Awarded To PoperStars Players In Huge Spring Championship Oo Online Poker In 102 Events With 1.7 Million Entries. One of PokerStars most popular annual tournament series, the Spring Championship of Online Poker (SCOOP), has awarded a massive $137,085,201 to PokerStars players, exceeding its original $100 million guarantee. The Series, which kicked off on April 4 and concluded yesterday, attracted 1,721,556 entries across the 102 events featuring Low, Medium, and High buy-in levels. As well as the coveted...
Allwyn

Allwyn partners with Vodafone for UK National Lottery bid

Allwyn, the new name for Sazka Group in the UK, continues to keep up the momentum in its bid to win the Fourth National Lottery Licence. Allwyn has announced that the telecoms giant Vodafone will be supporting its UK National Lottery bid. After appointing Twitter UK MD Dara Nasr to advise on digital strategy earlier in the week, it has now announced Vodafone as its “connectivity partner” for the bid. Vodafone will be a critical technology partner responsible for helping to digitise...

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    British online slots revenue hits new record in March

    British regulator figures show that online gambling yield rose 4.1 per cent and online slots revenue 15.2 per cent in March. The latest figures from...
    Scientific Games

    Scientific Games develops in Eastern Europe by signing up Bosnian lottery

    Scientific Games has grown its instant game retail sales in Eastern Europe, notably, Bosnia, the company has announced. The company revealed that it had won...
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    More Than $137 Million Awarded To PoperStars Players In Spring Championship

    More Than $137 Million Awarded To PoperStars Players In Huge Spring Championship Oo Online Poker In 102 Events With 1.7 Million Entries. One of PokerStars...

    Romanian CASINO Legislation

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    Belgian Gaming Commission

    Belgian Gaming Commission launches campaign against unlicensed gambling

    Belgian Gaming Commission launcded “Always Play Legally” campaign in order to tackle unlicensed gambling in...
    Nicoleta Baragan

    Government support measures in the third wave of the COVID-19 epidemic

    Government support measures in the third wave of the COVID-19 epidemic By Nicoleta Baragan, Avocat Definitiv,...
    igaming licensing process

    igaming licensing process begins in the Netherlands

    igaming licensing process launched by the national gaming regulator Kansspelautoriteit (KSA) in the Netherlands after...
    Andreea Ciocanaru C.A Luca Mihai Catalin

    Raffle gambling – licensing and authorisation conditions (exclusive)

    Raffle gambling - licensing and authorisation conditions Andreea Ciocanaru, Lawer, Luca Mihai Catalin Law Office Raffle is...
    Ukraine Ucraina

    Ukraine unlocks its potential in the gambling market

    Ukraine unlocks its potential in the gambling market while the law legitimises all major verticals...
    In France five pillar strategy

    Five-pillar strategy of the French regulator revealed

    Five-pillar strategy with players as central points revealed by the French gaming regulator as a...
    Ban on autoplay in slots

    Ban on autoplay in slots introduced by the British Gambling Commission

    Ban on autoplay announced recently by the British Gambling Commission as part of the new...
    Belgium

    Belgium cuts limit on online sports betting licences

    Belgium: A new Royal Decree has reduced recently the number of permitted sports betting licensees...
    White Hat Gaming

    White Hat Gaming agree £1.3 settlement on money laundering weaknesses

    White Hat Gaming agreed £1.3 settlement on money laundering weaknesses and will strengthen its anti-money...
    Post-Brexit după Brexit

    Post-Brexit, Gibraltar will retain importance as gaming hub

    Post-Brexit, Andrew Lyman, executive director of the Gibraltar government’s Gambling Division, is optimistic about the industry’s...

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