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.

888 Holdings' acquisition of BetBright, which has riled some dedicated punters, will be used to spearhead its growth in sports betting in the United States, Germany and elsewhere, executives have...
Two weeks after an 11-hour hearing on gaming in Connecticut, the state’s Joint Public Safety and Security Committee discussed a new bill on Tuesday that would legalize mobile sports betting and...
After a surprise setback to close out 2018, Michigan lawmakers are dusting themselves off and getting back on their bikes in 2019 in hopes of bringing online gaming to the state.
Latest half-yearly data from UK-listed 888 Holdings. The data released for the operator contains the following information: B2C & B2B revenue, operating expenses, operating profit, profit...
German officials are pressuring football leagues over sports sponsorships that they see as linked to unlicensed online casinos, even as state minister-presidents prepare to approve draft...
Kenyan bookmaker SportPesa has reshuffled its directors and acquired a Russian company, as it continues to divert assets away from Africa amid legal wrangling in its domestic base.
Sweden's state-owned gambling operator Svenska Spel has said if the gambling industry's discussions to implement advertising restrictions fail, game risk classifications should be considered as an...
The province of Ontario is asking Canada’s federal government to authorize single-game wagering in the wake of last year’s U.S. Supreme Court ruling clearing states south of the border to regulate...
An attorney for the Coalition to Stop Internet Gambling on Monday said that multistate lottery games such as Powerball and Mega Millions will not be affected by the Department of Justice's opinion...

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...

Norway’s grey market operators remain defiant in the face of continued payment blocking attempts by the country’s gambling regulator, which insists it will forge ahead with further advertising and...
One of Spain’s biggest regional TV stations is to be stopped from broadcasting gambling adverts, amid fears it marks a tipping point for further local and national bans.
GVC Holdings shares plunged on Friday as its chief executive and chairman sold three-quarters of their shares despite what analysts had called a series of strong results.
Fourteen states and the District of Columbia submitted legal briefs late on Friday supporting the New Hampshire Lottery Commission’s lawsuit to overturn the new U.S. Department of Justice (DOJ)...
West Virginia took one step closer to online casino gaming on Friday, but that step came as the state’s lone online sports-betting operator abruptly suspended operations.
With the House expected to vote Tuesday on whether to allow online wagering, Rhode Island’s Republican Party has threatened to sue to require a referendum on sports betting.

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