Swedish state-run gambling operator Svenska Spel has announced the introduction of compulsory customer cards for all forms of gaming, apart from the purchase of physical lottery tickets and gaming inside Casino Cosmopol casinos.
Mobile transaction and authentication solutions provider XYverify has received approval from the New Jersey Division of Gaming Enforcement to provide its geolocation verification services to casinos in the US state.
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.
Tropicana Casino and Resort has become the latest Atlantic City casino to opt for a move into internet gambling by forming a partnership with online casino and bingo operator Gamesys, the firm behind the Jackpotjoy.com website.
UK bookmaker William Hill is to consider legal action against a proposed new online tax that will cut 15% from all online gaming profits from the end of next year, according to The Daily Express newspaper.