June 2017

Friday, June 30, 2017 - 08:12
The regulated online poker industry in Europe has been going through changes for years with certain jurisdictions struggling to maintain customers and attract new players. Poker players need other participants to fill in the tables and make for exciting games. Liquidity is a key element that has been on the back burner for regulators in the European poker market for some time now.
Thursday, June 15, 2017 - 11:35
The U.K.’s National lottery has been experiencing a recent downturn in generated revenues and it intends to review its situation and remedy it.  Camelot, has said it is to conduct an in-depth review of its strategy after it revealed an 8.8% drop in sales of its product to £6.92bn (€7.86bn/$8.8bn) for 2016/17, from £7.59bn for the previous year.
Friday, June 16, 2017 - 12:05
A story that broke a few days ago is creating a bit of a stir in Canada’s western province of British Columbia where it is alleged that a criminal organization has laundered millions of dollars through the casinos there.
Saturday, June 17, 2017 - 18:31
The fact that some online gambling jurisdictions are better than others makes the divorce between the European Union and Britain particularly difficult for those operators located in Gibraltar. The Court of Justice of the European Union (CJEU) interprets EU law to make sure it is applied in the same way in all EU countries.
Sunday, June 18, 2017 - 09:36
India is a place of many contrasts and a portion of massive population likes to gamble while others don’t go near it. Despite the existing prohibitive legislations, there is extensive illegal gambling in India. The Indian gambling market is estimated to be worth around $60 billion USD per annum. It has been suggested that only half is wagered legally.
Monday, June 19, 2017 - 10:13
Jamaica is a beautiful island in the Caribbean that has been independent since 1958.
Tuesday, June 20, 2017 - 09:44
The online gambling industry is constantly progressing towards bigger companies that have merged and amalgamated to form some of the most lucrative businesses on the planet. The fact will remain forever that people love to bet and play games to stay engaged and entertained.
Wednesday, June 21, 2017 - 09:21
The over indulgences of some government plans that allow for online gambling participation are keeping operators and consumers from engaging. Put bluntly the administrative maze is difficult to navigate and frustrating for everyone involved in the process.
Thursday, June 22, 2017 - 09:40
Sponsorship situations are important for the gambling operator that relies on the exposure to maintain customer interest. The English Football Association recently announced it has ended its partnership with U.K. gambling service provider Ladbrokes.
Friday, June 23, 2017 - 09:47
A recent report that the Reuters News source has published has exposed what appears to be a network of fake online stores that offers household goods but has instead been used for internet gambling transactions.
Saturday, June 24, 2017 - 08:58
The rules regarding regulated online gambling within the European Union are being ignored by a number of member states. Article 56 of the Treaty on the Functioning of the European Union is constantly being contravened by E.U. members that refuse to create a fair licensing framework for online gambling.
Sunday, June 25, 2017 - 09:45
The internet gambling industry has checks and balances built into the system and every once in while the authorities decide enough is enough and clamp down on offenders. Recently the UK Competition and Markets Authority said it will launch enforcement action against a number of online gambling operators that have allegedly broken consumer law in the jurisdiction.
Wednesday, June 14, 2017 - 18:09
Australia has been using politics to deliberately confuse the online gambling industry and keep certain gambling activities legal and others prohibited. The battle online gambling operators have been waging with the system comprised of various political interests is making it more difficult for the consumer to enjoy.
Tuesday, June 13, 2017 - 08:40
Today the new focus in the online gambling industry is the attraction of young people and women which has operators developing new offerings with that aim. Nordic European online gambling operator Mr Green & Co (Mr Green) recently announced the re-launch of its online casino sister brand Garbo.com.
Friday, June 2, 2017 - 09:22
The online gambling industry is a worldwide business with many different jurisdictions and rules which affect its development. The new regulations imposed by Australia and the Netherlands have created a crisis of sorts for the operators who have decided to exit those areas and comply with the regulators.
Saturday, June 3, 2017 - 09:10
The news travels fast when politicians do the wrong thing and it is finally discovered and revealed by academics. An example of the process and how it keeps the truth active is Germany’s controversial Interstate Treaty on Gambling which has been the subject of a rigorous study assessing the Treaty’s impact on integrity in sports, customer protection and revenue from taxation.
Sunday, June 4, 2017 - 11:06
In November of last year the gambling state of Nevada USA started to consider the esports trend sweeping the nation. Interest in esports has grown fantastically and The Nevada Gaming Policy Committee realized they needed to address the implementation of an esports wagering framework for Nevada’s sports books.
Monday, June 5, 2017 - 09:48
International Game Technology, which was formerly Gtech  and Lottomatica, is now a multinational gaming company that produces slot machines and other gaming technology. The company is headquartered in London, with major offices in Rome, Providence, and Las Vegas USA.
Tuesday, June 6, 2017 - 10:01
The attraction of customers to the sports betting environment takes many routes that do a great job of getting the newly interested player involved. The Sports Network is a Canadian English language sports specialty service. TSN is the largest specialty channel in Canada regarding gross revenue, with a total of $400.4 million in revenue in 2013.
Wednesday, June 7, 2017 - 09:16
Online gambling is going through massive changes in the USA ever since the Department of Justice in 2011 declared online poker acceptable and legal when the Online poker in the United States is a topic that generates a great deal of conflicting information government unsealed indictments against Full Tilt Poker and PokerStars.  PokerStars eventually reached a settlement with the US that resulte
Thursday, June 8, 2017 - 10:02
The newest sport to enter the world of online gambling is exciting and fun to watch and bet on. The online betting operator Betfair sees huge potential in this flying race specifically for drones. Flying a drone is not that difficult but competing at high speeds of over 90 miles per hour on courses designed to challenge even the most skilled pilots is another story altogether.
Friday, June 9, 2017 - 10:45
One of the biggest gambles the USA has ever taken was the recent election of Donald Trump as the forty fifth president of the great nation. Many voters were certain they picked the right man for the job who promised a wall on the Mexican border and to drain the swamp of politicians that were not for making America great again.
Saturday, June 10, 2017 - 10:26
Wagering in Russia is not as simple as it appears but there are operators willing to try to offer a legal form of betting in the jurisdiction. Russia introduce legislation last February with the intention to have banks and payment processors block transactions with international online gambling locations.
Sunday, June 11, 2017 - 10:40
Canada is celebrating its sesquicentennial this year and is pulling out all the stops to make the country proud of its history. Canada has always been a place where the entrepreneurial spirit rules with the resourceful population inventing and innovating in every field.
Monday, June 12, 2017 - 09:36
Liberalization of the online gambling market in Poland isn’t exactly as advertized. The exit of many online gambling operators from the Polish jurisdiction is a clear marker of what the real situation is like in Poland’s betting market.