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.

German states are poised to approve a draft gambling treaty this month that will secure online sports-betting licensing, a treaty to which the gambling-friendly state of Schleswig-Holstein may get...
UK Labour Party deputy leader Tom Watson will only impose limits on stakes for online operators when guided by evidence, he claimed in a speech on Thursday, but warned that those restrictions could...
Official data has become a hot-button issue in sports-betting discussions from a legislative standpoint, and a common question from legislators, as well as many in the gaming industry, has been...
Canada’s most populous province, Ontario, is home to some of the most lucrative gaming venues in Canada. Currently, the provincial government is reshaping its commercial gaming operations with a ...
Latest annual Online Gambling Report data from the Estonian Tax and Customs Board. The data released for the country contains the following information: Gross gaming revenue from sports betting,...
Latest quarterly data from Danske Spil of Denmark. The data released for the operator contains the following information: Statement of income by business segment and key performance indicators....
Latest quarterly data from Swedish-listed Global Gaming. The data released for the operator contains the following information: Revenue, cost of sales, gross profit, marketing expenses, total...
Regulated online gambling revenue in the Baltic region, excluding Estonian online betting, rose by 46 percent year-on-year to just over €100m in 2018, with growth in the more established markets of...
Influential MP Tom Watson has vowed to rip up the UK's 2005 Gambling Act and replace it with a new law that will impose stake, prize and play limits on online gambling if the Labour Party gains...
To combat “gaming disorder”, the UK government should consider adopting harm minimisation techniques from the gambling industry, such as pre-play time limits and spending controls enforced by...
Although Major League Baseball (MLB) is looking to capitalize on a number of revenue streams associated with sports betting, commissioner Rob Manfred said on Wednesday that the league is looking to...
Pennsylvania regulators are confident the U.S. Department of Justice’s recent opinion on the scope of the federal Wire Act will not cause companies licensed for online casino gaming to pull back...
Latest annual data from the International Federation of Horseracing Authorities (IFHA). The data released contains the following information: Number of flat and jump races by country and horserace...
Québec's gaming market is province-operated, offering a lottery, casinos, internet gaming, sports wagering, charitable gaming and wagering on horseracing.
Although there are only just over 1m people located in the province, Saskatchewan's gaming market is widespread, consisting of eight casinos, VLTs at licensed liquor establishments, a commercial...
Florida has a large gaming market, but after the adoption of two ballot measures, greyhound racing will be prohibited by 2021 and the Sunshine State’s voters will now have the power to decide the...

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