Sweden’s consumer ombudsman has ruled that Trisskrapet, a regular TV spot broadcast on free-to-air channel TV4 in which guests play Svenska Spel scratchcards, is a form of advertising, and must therefore include responsible gaming information.
Affiliate marketing business Net Gaming Europe has reported a 21.3% year-on-year decline in first quarter revenue, though new chief executive Robert Andersson claims that a refocused business has sufficient untapped potential to grow from Q2 onwards.
Performance marketing specialist Atemi has reported a year-on-year rise in revenue and new depositing customers (NDCs) during the first quarter, while the business is forecasting forecast further growth in Q2 despite the ongoing novel coronavirus (Covid-19) pandemic.
A gap analysis conducted by the European Advertising Standards Alliance (EASA) claims that the European Gaming and Betting Association’s (EGBA) code of conduct for gambling advertising could significantly enhance marketing regulations in a number of European markets.
The German state of Bremen’s Audit Committee has highlighted failings in state lottery operator Bremer Toto and Lotto’s (BTL) marketing practices, and flagged a major conflict of interest in its governance.
Affiliate marketing giant Better Collective has reported a year-on-year increase in revenue and profit for the first quarter, despite growth slowing towards the end of the period due to the novel coronavirus (Covid-19) pandemic.
Online affiliate and content marketing provider Raketech has said that despite experiencing a 76.6% year-on-year decline in profit during the first quarter of 2020, it was a “stable” period of trading for the business.
The British Gambling Commission has once again reminded white label providers that they are considered responsible for their clients' actions, after a review into FSB Technology's licence concluded with the provider agreeing a £634,300 settlement with the regulator.
Toronto-listed supplier Bragg Gaming Group has agreed to sell its online media division, including its GiveMeSport news portal, to SN&CK Media Limited (SML) after completing a strategic review of its business.