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.

The new and expanded French regulator opens its doors with several appointments, the Tennessee Education Lottery staffs up on sports betting and there are numerous executive shifts at Asia's SJM...
English football clubs push back on calls for sports sponsorship ban, Chile's regulator orders a halt to social casino venture and Oklahoma signs new tribal gaming compacts as Supreme Court...
Nearly 50 UK academics have written to the government calling for independent funding for gambling research, with a government levy to fund it.
Forced to find alternative revenue streams in the new normal of the coronavirus pandemic, U.S. bookmakers have discovered previously overlooked options that could remain viable even after major...
Latest Annual Report data from the Commission Fédérale des Maisons de Jeux (CFMJ), Switzerland. The data released for the country contains the following information: Gross gaming revenue by gaming...
The impact of coronavirus on the rapidly growing, betting-led US$100m+ Colombian online market has paved the way for the speedy approval of live-dealer casino games and prioritisation of new game...
Latest annual data from US-based Golden Nugget Online Gaming. The data released for the operator contains the following information: Gross gaming revenue, bonuses, net gaming revenue, royalties,...
Latest annual data from Norsk Rikstoto of Norway. The data released for the operator contains the following information: Gaming turnover and prize payouts by region & bet type, online gaming...
Sweden's police produce AML guide, Australian gambling venues called out for breaking social distancing rules and crunch time beckons for regulator approval of Eldorado-Caesars merger.
The gambling industry cannot rely on the use of open banking or cryptocurrencies until there are greater levels of standardisation surrounding their implementation, according to industry experts.
Calls from the Danish national football team coach to ban sports-betting advertising have ignited controversy, as Denmark's parliament considers restricting gambling advertising.

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

A new licensing system came into effect in Sweden on January 1, 2019. The online gambling market was opened for private operators, whereas certain other gambling activities remain under a state...
Denmark has amended its secondary gambling legislation in an effort to tighten player protection measures and ensure responsible gambling.
Data from the Oregon Lottery’s Scoreboard online sportsbook indicates that the rise of niche sports including table tennis and MMA since mid-March has been accompanied by growth in average U.S. bet...
Japan’s online gaming market suffers from restricted advertising space and is polarised between high-spending older players and emerging younger users, but is growing quickly and rewards careful...

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