Online Gambling News – All the Latest Info up to June/2020

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Frequent Gamblers Now Gamble Even More

An important UK survey says that those people who were gambling online on a regular basis, now gamble even more during the lockdown even though there is a shortage of sports facilities, The results of the survey raise concerns that a larger decline in part-time gambling indicates more aggressive betting among problem players or a […]

BGC Will Suspend All Ads for At Least Six Weeks

The Betting and Gaming Council (BGC) announced that corporations had mutually decided to suspend all advertising for at least six weeks. The step comes in the wake of the accusations that the industry abuses people at home during the lockdown. TV and radio commercial slots will be donated to charity organizations, removed, or at least […]

Charity Organizations Are Helped by Gambling Operators

The regulatory shortcomings of UK gaming companies are now financially helping problem gambling charity organizations, while the National Lottery pledged £600m to shore up organizations and other groups affected by the pandemic of COVID-19. The UK Gambling Commission (UKGC) reported on Wednesday that it was giving £9 m to the managing and industry-funded GambleAware gambling […]

Four Sports Betting Operators Will Go Live on May 1st in Colorado

Despite the majority of major U.S. sports matches were canceled or postponed due to COVID 19, Colorado launches legal sports betting on May 1st and at least four sportsbooks are open to business through mobile applications. Suzi Karrer, Communication Manager for the Division of Gaming, wrote in an email that Colorado is on track to take its […]

ClubsNSW Accused for Money Laundering by Former Employee

Australian company ClubsNSW sues a former employee for revealing the facts about money laundering in some of the clubs in Australia as one of the biggest trading companies in the Australian gambling ecosystem. Earlier this year, Troy Stolz whispered about the clubs’ widespread practice of violating existing laws on anti-money laundering which caused the organization […]

US and UK growth Sets Off Nordic Struggles for NetEnt

Despite the supplier saying that both Norway and Sweden continue to bring a below-par performance to the table, NetEnt has put a 23.9 percent year-on-year increase in revenue during the first quarter which is mostly due to growth within the US and UK market. The total revenue for the three months up until 31 March […]

Ban on Lower League Betting Proposed by Spelinspektionen

With the Swedish gambling regulator proposing a limitation in betting that is to be accorded to just the top four divisions of football, Spelinspektionen has launched a consultation on updated anti-match fixing safeguards. This would simply mean that operators would be restricted to offer bets on the top level Allsvenskan, second-tier Superettan, Division one Norra […]

ATG Grows Revenue in Q1 But Admits Uncertainty Due to Covid-19

A 10.7 percent year on year increase in net gaming revenue has been reported by Sweden’s former horse racing monopoly operator AB Trav och Galopp (ATG) for the first quarter of 2019 to SEK1.11 billion, that is about $110.7 million. In the reporting period, Swedish revenue was up by 7.5 percent to SEK1.08 billion. Even […]

Kambi Group Reports Q1 Revenue Growth Despite Covid-19 Impact

Reports on Friday the 24th of April 2020, Sports betting services provider the Kambi Group has reported a year-on-year rise in revenue and profit for the first quarter of 2020 despite the impact of the novel coronavirus on business operations. The reports come amidst a global Covid-19 pandemic that has seen a host of organizations […]

The UK Gambling Act 2005 Will Be Under a Review by APBGG

In order to ensure that regulations are applicable to the technical and social advances since their inception, the Parliamentary All-Party Betting & Gaming Group (APBGG) has conducted a study of the UK Gambling Act 2005. The APBGG will provide written evidence from all stakeholders and meetings with experts from all fields of the industry and […]

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