Carolyn Harris MP, chair of the UK’s All-Party Parliamentary Group (APPG) for Gambling Related Harm, has renewed calls for the reform of the GB Gambling Commission and the 2005 Gambling Act in order to better help protect vulnerable people.
Norwegian horse racing monopoly Norsk Rikstoto could potentially merge with Norsk Tipping to jointly run the country’s horse racing betting monopoly, according to a new report commissioned by the country's government.
The enactment of Federal Law No. 13,756/18 in December 2018 was followed by progress on developing regulations over the course of 2019. Now the stage is set for a successful launch in 2020, writes Neil Montgomery of Montgomery & Associados.
New Zealand’s Racing Industry Transition Agency (RITA) has announced that recruitment is underway to find the first chief executive of TAB NZ following the completion of the country’s racing reform process.
The English Football Association (FA) has said that it will review elements of its media rights sales process after it drew criticism from the government over allowing matches in the FA Cup to be streamed live on a betting website.
Australian sports betting operator PointsBet and PokerStars and Fox Bet operator the Stars Group each signed a market access agreement with a Native American tribe for a path into Michigan’s regulated betting and igaming market.
DraftKings has struck a deal that will see it acquired by a special purpose acquisition company alongside betting and gaming technology provider SBTech, with the combined entity to be listed on the Nasdaq Stock Exchange.