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.

Referenda to approve sports betting in Maryland and South Dakota plus casinos across Nebraska and Virginia were all projected to pass after initial vote counts on an historic election night in the...
Latest quarterly Gaming Report data from the IAUI of Latvia. The data released for the country contains the following information: GGR by sector & major operator, gambling taxes and number of...
Latest quarterly Advance Deposit Wagering (ADW) Hub Report data from the Oregon Racing Commission. The data released contains the following information: Total handle by multi-jurisdictional...
Paul Ndung’u, the former chair of Pevans East Africa, the entity behind SportPesa in Kenya, has accused the company’s foreign shareholders of siphoning more than $250m to offshore accounts at the...
An Australian court has fined one of the nation’s largest banks A$150,000 ($106,000) plus costs for offering a customer a credit limit increase despite him advising the bank of a gambling problem.
The woman who succeeded arguably the most powerful advocate the U.S. gaming industry has ever had in Congress could become significantly more influential in the nation’s capital after Tuesday’s...
Coronavirus and the expansion of online sports betting will continue to accelerate the adoption of digital payments across the U.S. gaming industry, industry experts have said.
Latest Annual Report data from the Atlantic Lottery Corporation, Canada. The data released for the lottery contains the following information by province: Gross ticket sales, net video lottery...
Latest half-yearly data from Lotto New Zealand. The data released for the lottery contains the following information: Sales by lottery game, prizes paid, retailer commissions, other costs of sale,...
As more of Argentina’s provinces move to regulate online gambling, the national government is proposing to apply an increased federal tax to all online bets as part of its 2021 budget.
Ahead of increased interest from state legislatures in online casino expansion in the wake of the coronavirus pandemic, gaming attorneys and regulators insist that lessons can be learned from...
New statistics published by HM Revenue and Customs show that total UK betting and gaming tax receipts fell by just 8 percent in the six months to September 2020, buffered by growth of 30 percent or...
Latest quarterly Gambling Duty Report data from the UK's HM Revenue & Customs. The data released for the country contains the following information: Quarterly and annual duty receipts from...
The Swedish government will not push forward with racing levy plans, the Danish regulator warns not to dodge data reporting rules and UK gambling treatment assessed.
Polish national lottery operator Totalizator Sportowy has selected International Game Technology (IGT) to supply a new lottery system for its land-based and online operations.
One year after the Illinois Gaming Board received applications for five new casino licenses, the board’s chief official has said applicants will have to wait up to another six months for a decision.

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