Daily news

  • daily_news

    The Hellenic Competition Commission (HCC) has given its approval to OPAP’s pending acquisition of a majority stake in Stoiximan Group’s Greek and Cypriot operations.

  • daily_news

    The Czech Republic Ministry of Finance has defended its decision to introduce higher taxes on certain gambling activities, after a national newspaper claimed the increases would harm the country's land-based market.

  • daily_news

    French gaming operator La Française des Jeux (FDJ) has secured approval from the country’s stock market regulator to proceed with its initial public offering (IPO), in a move that marks the first step towards the privatisation of the business.

  • daily_news

    France has introduced new gambling regulations, including the creation of a new national gambling authority, L’autorité nationale des jeux (ANJ) to replace the current regulator, l’autorité nationale de régulation des jeux en ligne (ARJEL), ahead of the privatisation of lottery monopoly La Française des Jeux (FDJ).

  • daily_news

    A syndicate of eight investment banking groups have been selected to work on the privatisation of French state-owned gaming operator La Française des Jeux (FDJ).

  • daily_news

    Revenue from regulated gambling in the Czech Republic fell 21.3% in 2018 to CZK31.3bn (£1.1bn/€1.2bn/$1.4bn), with the decline down to a lower contribution from slot machines.

  • daily_news

    New figures from the Swedish Tax Authority and gaming regulator Spelinspektionen suggest that net gaming revenue for Sweden’s land-based and online gaming market amounted to SEK6.0bn (£479.9m/€559.0m/$626.0m) in the first quarter of 2019.

  • daily_news

    Sweden’s newly regulated igaming market has generated total turnover of SEK3.29bn (£271.3m/€313.8m/$352.8m) in the first quarter of the year, with former horse racing monopoly AB Trav och Galopp (ATG) dominating the channel. Svenska Spel Sport & Casino and ATG accounted for 50% of online market turnover over the three month period.

  • daily_news

    Lottoland’s Australian business has put forward a profit-sharing proposal to news and lottery agents in the country as it seeks to combat a potential ban on lottery betting

  • daily_news

    Malta’s government has announced that gambling on the outcome of an event is to become exempt from value added tax (VAT)

  • daily_news

    Happy Friday igamers! This week: Lottoland fine to good causes, Sagi sells up, Paddy's sh*tty kiss, NJ-US Supreme Court, EU poker sharing.

  • daily_news

    Kenyan MPs have approved a new 35% tax on gambling companies, in a move that represents a significant increase on the current rate of 7.5%.

  • daily_news

    The Danish igaming market is small but almost perfectly formed, with its business-friendly approach driving a high number of consumers to use licensed operators, the latest research from the iGaming Business Market Monitor reveals.

  • daily_news

    Lottoland is pioneering its way onto the lottery scene in the UK and Germany, where retail monopolies are not happy about the new entrant.

  • daily_news

    Welcome to the first H2-iGaming Lotnext Lottery Dashboard created by iGaming Business and H2 Gambling Capital.

  • daily_news

    NetEnt has claimed victory in a legal case against the Swedish Tax Agency, after the Administrative Court of Appeal ruled in favour of the digital casino specialist and awarded it SEK 1.8 million (€193,800/$212,700) in compensation.

  • daily_news

    H2 Gambling Capital and iGaming Business are pleased to bring you the January 2016 iGaming Dashboard.

  • daily_news

    Italian gambling regulatory body Agenzia delle Dogane e dei Monopoli (AAMS) has submitted a new package of gaming rules to the country’s government.

  • daily_news

    Igaming generated a global gross win of €26.7bn in 2012, an increase of 7,2% on 2011 and is set to record a global gross win of €26.7bn in 2013, industry figures published by IGB data partner H2 Gambling Capital reveal.

  • daily_news

    Australian interactive lottery firm will soon be able to sell games to over 60 million players in all 16 states via the web and mobile.

Pages