As 2019 begins, we talk to the sector’s leading founders, experts and opinion formers about the opportunities and challenges set to define igaming this year. In part two we hear from analysts and experts on technology and innovation and people
As 2019 begins, we talk to the sector’s leading founders, experts and opinion formers about the opportunities and challenges set to define igaming this year. In part one we hear from operators and suppliers, regulatory experts and marketers
The first day’s panels at ICE VOX 2019 saw speakers talk up the need for cooperation between operators and regulators if the industry is to survive in the face of increasing regulatory pressure and worsening public opinion. Speakers also highlighted the importance of clarity on issues such as the Department of Justice’s reinterpretation of the Wire Act and what is expected of operators when it comes to player protection.
Australia’s Parliament reopens today and the countdown to the passing of the country’s new anti-gambling legislation has well and truly started, with some operators already withdrawing from the market.
Last year saw industry advertising come under increased political, regulatory and public scrutiny. Chris Elliott and Beth French of Wiggin LLP look at the main developments and how they might impact stakeholders in 2017.