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.

Self-exclusion issues have dominated the early weeks of Sweden’s newly-regulated online gambling market, with the country’s regulator moved to warn on Monday that operators face hefty fines, or...
New York Governor Andrew Cuomo called for sports betting to be authorized in the state’s four upstate casinos in the first 100 days of his 2019 agenda, but his administration may have slammed on...
Anger and dismay prevailed in the gaming industry on Tuesday, the day after the U.S. Department of Justice reversed a seminal 2011 opinion which states relied on to launch online gaming and lottery...
The Hellenic Gaming Commission (EEEP) has released its long-awaited set of regulations for online gambling, but gave just a ten-day window for the industry to respond to the extensive Greek...
Latest monthly Sports Betting Report data from the New Jersey Division of Gaming Enforcement. The data released for the state contains the following information: Sports wagering handle, gross...
Latest monthly Online Gaming Report data from the New Jersey Division of Gaming Enforcement. The data released for the state contains the following information by operator: Online casino revenue,...
Turkey’s sports-betting monopoly Spor Toto has lowered key qualification criteria for a new tender to operate its centralised sports-betting and risk management mechanisms for pari-mutuel and fixed...
UK National Lottery operator Camelot has unveiled what it says is the “final piece of the jigsaw” for improving its draw-based games, as the operator prepares to launch its first ever annuity prize.
Lottoland is raising the stakes for ZEAL Network in its takeover battle by buying more shares in its rival and urging fellow shareholders to reject the offer for Lotto24.
The U.S. Department of Justice on Monday reversed its historic 2011 opinion that opened the door for states to legalize internet gambling, and the change is likely to create an uncertain future for...
Despite December not following the growth trajectory of the preceding months, New Jersey posted more than $1.2bn in sports-betting handle in 2018 and saw online wagering become a power in the state...
As U.S. Attorney General nominee William Barr testifies this week in his confirmation hearing before the Senate Judiciary Committee, even he may not remember that the Professional and Amateur...
The number of new online gambling domain names added to blacklists across 15 reporting European countries almost doubled from 11,803 in 2017 to 22,447 in 2018, according to blacklist monitoring...
ZEAL Network has rejected an informal offer of up to €76m for its German assets from Lottoland, saying the bid was “significantly inadequate” for what it considers its most valuable asset.
Stalled since last summer, Greece’s tardy plans to offer permanent online gambling licences may be finally reaching their endgame as a completed 190-page plus list of regulations heads for public...
The UK government could ban gamblers from using their credit cards to place bets if firms do not take more action to protect vulnerable customers, a senior minister has warned.

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