Local regulation of online gambling has spread throughout Europe over the past decade and into the U.S., Latin America and Africa, presenting new opportunities and competitive challenges from traditional gambling companies, while requiring online operators to comply with different regulatory regimes in different markets.

GamblingCompliance breaks down the latest developments in online gambling regulation jurisdiction-by-jurisdiction to help operators and regulators monitor market growth, identify which products are permitted in specific jurisdictions and address compliance challenges from advertising restrictions to enforcement risks.

A licensing regime has been introduced for suppliers of gambling services in Latvia, and recent amendments to various pieces of legislation aim to reduce the offering of unlicensed gambling in the...
Latvia has introduced penalties for players participating in unlicensed online gambling and is in the process of implementing a national register for self-exclusion.
The number of blacklisted online gambling domains across 14 reporting European countries, as monitored by GamblingCompliance, grew by 25 percent in the first half of 2019, ahead of the Swiss...
The UK Gambling Commission has warned that many video game publishers, including industry giant Valve, are not doing enough to close down the unregulated marketplaces which nudge loot boxes into...
Spain's gambling regulator is to prohibit bets on events that are played "exclusively or mainly" by minors, under penalty of a potential fine of up to €1m.
Commissioners from college sports’ Southeastern Conference (SEC) to the Big Ten and Atlantic Coast Conference (ACC) took to the podium at their various recent media days to preview the upcoming...
Latest Annual Lottery, Casino and Other Gaming Report data from the British Columbia Lottery Corporation, Canada. The data released for the province contains the following information: Casino...

The UK government and the Gambling Commission have launched a number of consultations regarding gambling-related regulatory proposals. Some of these consultations are awaiting responses, whereas...

The following table tracks gambling regulations notified by EU member states to the European Commission. 

The Netherlands Gambling Authority (KSA) says it has taken action to ensure that 23 affiliates no longer advertise online gambling services, as part of the long run-up to the anticipated opening of...
Cambodia and China have signed a secret agreement that will allow the Chinese military to use a naval base near casino hub Sihanoukville, which is soon to be flanked by the base to the southeast...
Analysts have pressured Betsson's chief executive for details on Norwegian payment blocking and whether a Dutch fine could leave it on the sidelines when the country's online gambling market opens...
New Hampshire will kick off a process next month to select private operators to serve as its “agents” for online and retail sports wagering and implement what the state’s lottery director...
Latest quarterly data from Swedish-listed Betsson AB. The data released for the operator contains the following information: Group income, geographical breakdown of income, a sector breakdown of...
Latest quarterly data from Svenska Spel of Sweden. The data released for the operator and the Swedish gaming market as a whole contains the following information: Key indicators, turnover and net...
Latest quarterly data from Swedish-listed Evolution Gaming. The data released for the company contains the following information: Total revenues, operating expenses, operating profit, operating...

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