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.

Arena Racing Company (ARC) will cut £3m from prize money next year to compensate for a drop in media rights income flowing from the hundreds of betting shop closures expected to follow April’s...
As the saying goes, the chances of the U.S. Congress passing a sports-betting bill before New Year’s Day are slim and none — and slim just left town.
The chairman of the DC Council said there will not be a firm deadline established for the DC Lottery to roll out sports betting before the 13-member council would consider shifting to a more...
Hungary’s Szerencsejáték Zrt. (SzRt) grew overall sales by 13 percent to HUF436bn (€1.35bn) in 2017 and now derives a higher proportion of its turnover from fixed-odds sports betting than any other...
Peru is now preparing for legislative reforms, which, if approved, will regulate online gambling and sports betting services in the country.
The Netherlands Gambling Authority (KSA) has fined UK bookmaker William Hill €300,000, a move the operator fears could have implications for its ability to apply for a Dutch gambling licence in the...
Argentina’s federal capital district of Buenos Aires has swiftly followed its neighboring province in passing a law to regulate online gambling.
The industry-wide turf war surrounding sports betting has seen one of its fiercest battles take place in Washington, D.C., where the impact of a DC Council vote on Tuesday could reverberate on a...
Ireland’s National Lottery has seen sales rebound to near 2008 highs despite threats from “substitute products”, according to a new report.
Dutch justice minister quizzed on online reforms, UK parliamentary committee to probe addictive technologies and Cambodia fines foreign casino workers, while the NBA deepens its sports-betting ties...
Washington’s large tribal market dominates the state’s gaming landscape, which otherwise strictly prohibits most forms of gambling. The state also offers charitable gaming, a state lottery,...
Latest Annual Lottery Report data from Szerencsejáték Zrt. of Hungary. The data released for the operator contains the following information: Sales by channel, gross prizes, sales distribution by...
The Industry Group for Responsible Gambling has confirmed a “whistle to whistle” voluntary ban on television sports-betting advertising before a 9pm watershed, a ban that will include an end to...
Russia’s telecoms watchdog Roskomnadzor has fined Google for failing to block access to a list of banned internet sites that includes unlicensed gambling operators.
President Michel Temer has added his signature to a bill authorizing fixed-odds sports betting as an approved lottery game, starting the clock on a two-year period for critical policy questions to...
The New Jersey sports-betting market continued its growth in November, while betting revenues settled in with more typical win margins following a monster September and an October that saw revenues...

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