There’s been a lot of talk in recent years about how lotteries need to attract younger players and move online to stay relevant. But they mustn’t forget about their core player base, the audience heard at various panels at ICE. Joanne Christie reports.
Stockholm-listed casino game developer NetEnt’s revenue increased slightly year-on-year to SEK1.79bn in 2019 as the company’s acquisiton of Red Tiger Games helped offset "weakness" in Sweden and Norway, but the supplier's profit declined.
The Betting and Gaming Council (BGC), the trade association for the UK gambling industry, has called on the government to ensure that the new Online Harms Bill includes action to crack down on unlicensed operators targeting consumers in the UK.
Swedish gambling regulator Spelinspektionen has rejected a licence application from Finnplay subsidiary Viral Interactive to reintroduce Global Gaming’s Ninja Casino brand back into the country’s online gambling market.