The European Tech Alliance (EUTA) has announced the appointment of our president and chair for 2020. FacilityLive’s Gianpiero Lotito has been re-confirmed as President of the EUTA, and Allegro’s Magdalena Piech, PhD will be continuing her role as chair.
The Betting and Gaming Council (BGC), the newly formed trade association for the UK gambling industry, has called for further education for young people and their parents to help combat underage and illegal gambling.
Colombian gambling monopoly Coljuegos’ collections from online gambling licensees grew 106.3% for the year ending 31 October to COP65.97bn, as it took in a total of took in COP617.21bn from all licensees, a 15.5% increase.
Italy-facing retail and online gaming operator SKS365 has appointed Gauselmann Group executive Alexander Martin as its new chief executive, with former Sportingbet and Jackpotjoy Group CEO Andrew McIver named non-executive chairman.
The Portuguese gambling regulator, Serviço Regulação e Inspeção de Jogos do Turismo de Portugal (SRIJ), has revealed record online revenue for the seventh quarter in a row, thanks to casino and sports betting growth.
Sweden’s former horse racing monopoly operator Aktiebolaget Trav och Galopp (ATG) has been handed a warning after an investigation by Spelinspektionen, the country’s gaming regulator, found that bookmakers had been allowed to operate at racecourses without the necessary approvals.
France’s Senate has passed a budget bill for 2020, including an amendment to calculate gambling tax based on gross gaming revenue (GGR) rather than turnover. The budget amendments still require approval from the National Assembly before they can come into law.