The European Gaming and Betting Association (EGBA) has launched a consultation on a code of conduct for the igaming industry’s compliance with the European Union’s General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR).
The Gambling Commission of Great Britain has urged licensees to learn lessons from the revocation of MaxEnt’s operating licence, namely that they must be fully transparent in disclosing the source of funds used to acquire or invest in gambling businesses.
Swedish gambling operator Svenska Spel has revealed that it donated more than SEK4.3m (£343,084/€405,213/$446,417) to youth sports associations in the country through its ‘Prispallen’ initiative during 2019.
FanDuel and Twin River Casino Holdings have agreed to a market access partnership which would see the FanDuel sportsbook app launched in Colorado when legal sports betting becomes available in the state.
Brazilian tennis player Joao Olavo Soares de Souza has been handed a lifetime ban from the sport by the Tennis Integrity Unit (TIU) after he was convicted of multiple match-fixing and associated corruption offences.
Bulgarian legislator Valeri Simenov, a member of the National Front for Salvation Party, has introduced a bill that would ban private lotteries in the country and restrict the operation of lotteries to a government-owned monopoly.