Although land-based casinos are regulated throughout the world, different jurisdictions continue to adopt divergent policy approaches, from limits on licenses or the size of gaming floors, to tax rates.

GamblingCompliance helps casino operators to identify new markets for growth and analyze local regulatory environments to support their investment decisions, while helping suppliers determine the legality of different products in the jurisdictions in which they provide services.

We also help casinos and their advisors address challenges presented by rising expectations in anti-money laundering compliance, and to understand the threats and opportunities presented by regulatory regimes for online casino gaming.

Austria’s Parliament has passed amendments to the country’s main gambling law in a bid to draw a line under infringement investigations launched by the European Commission several years ago. While...
The UK Gambling Commission has outlined its plans to investigate the impact of gaming machines on problem gambling amid industry fears the Government could instigate tougher regulations. As part of...
MGM Mirage yesterday predicted that the credit crunch would claim more development project victims in Las Vegas as the company said it had come a step closer to completing the financing of its...
Government-appointed consultancy firm Ernst & Young will submit a series of recommendations for an overhaul of gambling regulation in the Czech Republic to the country’s Ministry of Finance at...
Analysts have been considering the ramifications of Boyd Gaming’s move to delay the construction of its $5bn Echelon project and despite many believing the news was positive at least in the short...
The Ohio Lottery yesterday commenced operation of a controversial statewide keno game in a move one group of investors is hoping will foreshadow the approval of Ohio’s first resort casino in a...
Macau’s July casino revenues were down 7 percent on the previous month, according to statistics compiled by a respected news agency that hint at the continued effect of recent Chinese visa...
Illinois’s Governor Rod Blagojevich has scrapped plans to authorize three new casinos in the state, scaling back a major infrastructural enhancement project in the process. However, the Governor...
The credit crunch has claimed another victim on the Las Vegas Strip after Boyd Gaming announced it was delaying its Echelon project for at least a year after further funding became hard to find....
Mexico’s Freedom of Information Office has allowed a government-commissioned study into the possible effects of legalising Las Vegas-style casino gambling in Mexico to remain confidential after it...
Las Vegas Sands provided further evidence of the increased competition in Macau in its second quarter results when it said that rolling-chip volume at its Sands Macau property had fallen by nearly...
Blue Square has lost its shine as far as Rank is concerned; having been the only bright spot for a couple of years, the online gaming arm now has gone into reverse just as Rank's bingo and casino...
Coloradans seem set to vote on measures that would allow state casinos to raise maximum stakes, open longer and add new games, after campaigners claimed they have received enough signatures to add...
The British Columbia Lottery Corporation saw record-breaking revenues of over C$2.5bn last year, thanks largely to a 14 percent jump in slot machine turnover. The overall increase exceeded...
Last minute changes to a major fiscal reform package approved in Buenos Aires last week saw a 70 percent rise in taxes applied to gross receipts for bingo and slot machine games. The hike is likely...
The Alberta Gaming & Liquor Commission will take action to tighten up on-site player identification – as well as introduce lifetime exclusions for problem gamblers – after a recent study showed...

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