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Spillemyndigheden launches ROFUS rights campaign for Denmark

Spillemyndigheden, Denmark’s Gambling Authority, has launched a new national campaign promoting its ROFUS self-exclusion gambling service. Launched this September across social media and TV networks, the campaign reminds Danish consumers of their rights to ask licensed operators to ‘take-a-break’ and self-exclude from all gambling engagements. 2018 reforms to the Danish Gambling Act demanded that all licensed online gambling operators refer …

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NOGA calls for stricter self-regulation in Dutch gambling advertising

 Peter-Paul de Goeij, Managing Director of NOGA – The Netherlands Online Gambling Association – has criticised the recent draft online gambling advertising code as was suggested by incumbent land-based operators. Issuing a response to news coverage on Dutch public broadcaster NOS, De Goeij said the draft self-regulating code will not provide Dutch consumers with enough protection against an impending gambling …

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Big-name speaker line-up to examine future of igaming at SBC Summit Barcelona

SBC Summit Barcelona

Next week’s SBC Summit Barcelona conference and exhibition is set to see an in-depth examination of the future direction of the online casino sector, delivered by a high-level speaker line-up that includes Fredrik Elmqvist (CEO, Yggdrasil Gaming), Christophe Dhaisne (Head Of Customer Experience, Kindred Group), Mery Blomqvist (Chief Marketing Officer, Ellmount Group), Philip Lam (Global Head of Gaming, Betsson), Katalin …

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VIXIO publishes 5th Global Regulatory Awards shortlist

VIXIO GamblingCompliance has announced the shortlist for the 2021 Global Regulatory Awards (GRAs), with Entain, Flutter and Kambi all making the final three when it comes to being lauded with the prize of ‘Outstanding Contribution to Sports Betting Integrity’. It comes in what has been a pivotal year for the gambling sector when it comes to compliance, as consumer habits and …

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BOS demands Swedish government end pandemic restrictions

Branschföreningen för Onlinespel (BOS) – Sweden’s online gambling trade association has urged the government to end its d restrictions for online casinos from 29 September, and not on 14 November as has been announced.  The trade body cited that almost all general restrictions related to the pandemic will be lifted from September 29 across Swedish business – therefore regulations concerning …

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KSA issues final guidance on KOA advertising rules

Kansspelautoriteit (KSA), the Netherlands gambling regulatory authority, has issued its final guidance on the advertising and player acquisition requirements of the KOA Regime, which is due to launch on 1 October.  The guidance supplements KSA ‘Games of Chance’ advertising requirements, made available to all prospective KOA licensees on 1 April – the date KSA launched its licensing application window. KSA …

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BetConstruct kicks off NSoft virtuals deal on Vbet

NSoft

The ‘extensive’ virtual and draw-based games portfolio from NSoft will now be available through clients of BetConstruct after the two companies finalised a new partnership. As part of a press release sent out earlier today, we learned that NSoft’s flagship virtual games including Lucky Six and Greyhound races will be “catching the attention of players” betting on sites powered by …

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Anton Lin joins EveryMatrix as new CFO

Anton Lin joins EveryMatrix as new CFO

EveryMatrix has strengthened its senior leadership team by appointing Anton Lin as its new Chief Financial Officer.  Prior to joining EveryMatrix, Lin worked across venture capital and private equity (PE) firms where he has been a partner for a PE and cross-border M&A fund. In his new role, Lin will oversee EveryMatrix’s performance across each of its business units  Lin …

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Paf launches new Finland-based tech school

Nordic gaming firm Paf has announced plans to establish and operate a tech educational scheme in order to drive the development of coders and tech innovators. The new school, named grit:lab, will initially consist of 50 students and commence in 2022 as an alternative ID education programme, combining elements of coding training based on the 01 edu platform’s pedagogy. Paf …

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BetFlag assists Nolimit City with Italian igaming debut

BetFlag has struck a partnership with Malta-based online casino platform and game developer, Nolimit City, enabling the latter to make its debut in the Italian igaming market. The Italy-focused sports betting and gaming operator will integrate the producer’s titles – developed at its studios in Stockholm and Gurugram, India – into its plating network, as part of a planned ‘timed …

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