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.

Amid the excitement of almost $2bn in New Jersey sports-betting handle in the first half of 2019 lies perhaps an even bigger takeaway: the effect of online sportsbooks on the state’s online casino...
Governor Gretchen Whitmer continues to oppose online slot games because they would compete with Michigan’s digital lottery games, and her proposal to allow online table games with a tax rate of up...
Baltic online gross gaming revenue surpassed €100m for the first time in 2018, with Estonia’s mature, slot-driven market demonstrating the steepest level of online growth of the three states.

This tracker, which is produced by GamblingCompliance in collaboration with MELCHERS law firm, enables our subscribers to keep ahead of the most important developments that may affect the regulatory...

Latest quarterly data from Swedish-listed Net Entertainment. The data released for the company contains the following information: Operating revenues, operating expenses, operating profit and game...
The UK's advertising watchdog has flipped its position on a previously-banned Sky Bet ad and cleared Betfair of wrongdoing, while in the United States a group of leading senators has called for...
Online gambling operators might like to boast about their recently reinstated Schleswig-Holstein online casino licences — the only such licences in Germany — but must be careful how they do it.
Kenya’s gambling regulator has ordered Safaricom, the telecoms firm that operates mobile money giant M-Pesa, to suspend mobile transactions for a list of 27 gambling operators that have lost their...
With less than 16 months to go before voters go to the polls to decide if President Trump is re-elected, the gaming industry appears to be split on whether the former casino owner deserves a second...
The UK desperately needs a large full-scale gambling prevalence study funded independently of the gambling industry to attract top researchers, a prominent clinician has said.
Bookmakers are experiencing increased levels of interest in political betting markets due to the unlikely outcomes of Brexit and Donald Trump's presidency, according to Ladbrokes' top politics...
A team of Italian lawyers representing the country’s land-based bingo association say they are poised to launch the first judicial challenge to Italy’s controversial advertising ban.
Only two casinos are set to launch internet gaming on Pennsylvania’s targeted launch date on Monday, but more are expected to follow in the coming weeks, potentially linked to their online...
States rapidly joining the legal sports-betting game are following Australian jurisdictions more than Nevada or most of Europe by closely controlling the wagering markets permitted in their...
Switzerland’s new gambling act was approved on September 29, 2017 and accepted in a referendum on June 10, 2018. The new gambling law entered into force on January 1, 2019.
This report addresses how major international jurisdictions have approached, or are preparing to approach, the sometimes thorny issue of whether sports bodies should be recognised, and even...

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