Wagering on competitive video gaming has firmly established itself as a mainstream betting activity, but concerns over match integrity and how esports intersects with gambling-like elements of modern video games have created a landscape of regulatory uncertainty.

GamblingCompliance decodes the major issues surrounding this bleeding edge technology to provide actionable intelligence on the latest in esports gambling regulation.
 

Sports betting may help Atlantic City regain its footing as a gambling market, but to sustain a resurgence the city will need to find a way to attract millennials, the coveted demographic of...
Esports betting operator Unikrn is being sued over claims that the cryptocurrency tokens it sold as part of an initial coin offering were in violation of US securities law.
Leading figures in the esports betting market are calling for action to address the sector’s numerous match-fixing scandals and their connection to the murky underbelly of unregulated skins betting.
Brazil has announced the date for an auction of an instant lottery concession, the Japanese government is attempting to smooth the passage of its casino legislation and a British Columbia official...
A new smartphone app is being rolled out to athletes around Europe to encourage them to alert authorities to match-fixing threats.
Gambling may become a goldmine in the digital age, but professional sports leagues in the United States are lagging in the race to take advantage of the opportunity, according to two prominent...
Lawmakers in Annapolis are considering legalizing esports to attract a new audience to the state’s casinos.
This roundup of key legislative and regulatory developments from January 2018 includes information on expanded gaming legislation in Florida, Indiana and Mississippi, tribal gaming in California...
Football and gambling cryptocurrencies form an unlikely UK tie-up, MGM Cotai's Macau launch is delayed and Stadium Casino wins a bid to create a new Pennsylvania mini-casino.
Figures from the Gambling Commission suggest that 12 percent of children in the UK are spending their own money on gambling every week, as fears about new forms of online wagering begin to bite.
Four months after FanDuel’s attempt to merge with DraftKings collapsed, co-founder and CEO Nigel Eccles has left the daily fantasy sports company to pursue opportunities in esports.
As Caesars Entertainment executives rang the Nasdaq market’s opening bell on Tuesday, it marked the symbolic end of the company’s more than two-year restructuring process that has left Caesars with...
Chinese mobile game, esports and World Poker Tour (WPT) operator Ourgame International Holdings is responding to disruption of its domestic revenue streams with the construction of esports stadiums...
Ask those involved with the gaming business to find a solution to entice millennials to spend more time and money in a casino and the answer is quite simple — give them an overall casino experience...
The Isle of Man Financial Services Authority said it is considering following the UK financial watchdog’s lead in warning that initial coin offerings (ICOs) are “very high-risk, speculative...
As esports betting continues its development from the niche offering of a few years ago to a product that now competes well within sports betting’s top ten markets, established bookmakers and...

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