Regulatory pressure on slot machines throughout the world has rarely been more intense, with numerous national and regional governments taking recent action to cut stakes, pull machines from the market or impose other regulatory restrictions on slot operators.

GamblingCompliance helps machine suppliers, operators and advisors to identify new market opportunities, pre-empt legal risks and analyse how global regulators are embracing new products like skill-based devices.

Restaurants and bars in Poland have been warned not to rely on opinions from testing houses when installing slot machines that violate the country’s state monopoly, but a leading manufacturer looks...
Paddy Power Betfair and Betfred’s decision to launch games that seemed to be similar to fixed-odds betting terminals (FOBTs) on the day legislation came into effect to reduce their maximum stakes...
Puerto Rico’s governor is backing new legislation to create an independent gaming commission and regulate online and retail sports betting at various locations on the island.
The reduction in the maximum stakes for fixed-odds betting terminals (FOBTs) and the increase in the Remote Gaming Duty came into effect on April 1, 2019. Additional consultations and calls for...
Latest half-yearly data from the New Zealand Racing Board. The data released for the operator contains the following information: Turnover & revenue from racing betting, sports betting &...
Latest half-yearly data from Norsk Tipping of Norway. The data released for the state-owned operator contains the following information: Key figures, product overview, number of retailers by chain,...
A landmark ruling by the Council of State, Greece’s top administrative court, has cancelled important regulations issued by the Hellenic Gaming Commission for the country’s vast video lottery...
A draft law submitted to parliament in January 2019 proposes the expansion of the gaming zones in Kazakhstan and self-exclusion for players. The 2017 Tax Code has increased gambling taxation.
Regulators are investigating the introduction of new virtual roulette-style games by bookmakers, days after warning the industry not to cheat new restrictions on betting machines.
The UK Gambling Commission has warned bookmakers it will be keeping an eagle eye out for any operators who attempt to skirt the £2 fixed-odds betting terminal (FOBT) stakes cut that came into...
Skill-based slots games may not be living up to the revenue expectations placed on them by casino executives in the two-plus years since their launch, but gaming manufacturers dismiss the notion...
The Ocean State's gaming market is currently anchored by video lottery terminals, and features a state lottery and charitable gaming. In 2018, Rhode Island became one of the first states in the...
Latest half-yearly data from Hong Kong-listed Sands China. The data released for the operator contains the following information: Net revenues, operating expenses, operating profit, breakdown by...
Latest quarterly data from Philippines-listed Travellers International Hotel Group. The data released for the operator's Resorts World Manila integrated resort contains the following information:...
Latest monthly Slot Revenue Report data from the Florida Division of Pari-Mutuel Wagering. The data released for the state contains the following information by facility: Credits in, credits out,...
With the launch of its "Changing for the Bettor" campaign and a clear willingness to make its voice heard in the halls of power, GVC is working to stay on the vanguard of regulatory change,...

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