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AGCOM lays out stark reality of Italian advertising ban

Italy’s media and advertising regulatory body has published its long-awaited guidance on Italian gambling advertising, bringing transparency to the approved ‘Dignity Decree’ mandate installed by the Lega-5Star coalition government. Italian betting stakeholders have waited a year for AGCOM to publish its regulatory guidance on the Dignity Decree, which from 14 July 2019 will implement an outright blanket ban on gambling/betting …

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AAMS gains new powers as Lega-5Star signs Italy up as Magglingen member

Italian betting incumbents will be forced to undertake further market adjustments as Lega MP and Undersecretary for Sports, Giancarlo Giorgetti confirms a wagering ban on all sports deemed to be played/participated at an amateur level. The Lega-5Star coalition government has sanctioned Italian gambling regulator AAMS to issue a new decree, which implements an outright ban on wagers placed on ‘competitions exclusively …

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Codere reveals new ‘unified’ Italian identity

Bolsa Madrid gambling group Codere SA has launched a new unique logo for its Italian market presence, as the legacy operator moves to unify and optimise its Italian gambling properties. Codere has been active in the Italian gambling market since 2001, when the firm acquired the eight bingo hall properties of Operbingo, moving to establish its presence in Northern Italy. …

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Fabio Schiavolin: SNAITECH – Industry leadership must fight for its public rationale

Speaking to SBC, Fabio Schiavolin, Chief Executive of SNAITECH, has detailed that betting leadership across all markets must prioritise self-regulation, whilst retaining a deeper sense of public and political perception if the sector is to avoid another year mirroring 2018 events. Politics has been an unavoidable dynamic for Italian betting stakeholders since the Lega-5Star coalition formed its government on June …

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AgiproNews’ Italian View – Italy backs comprehensive self-exclusion programme

Expanding industry social responsibility provisions, the Amministrazione Autonoma dei Monopoli di Stato – AAMS, Italy’s lead regulatory body for gambling/betting services has launched it’s consumer ‘Unique Self Exclusion Registry’ (self-exclusion programme). The programme forms part of the ‘Digital Gaming Observatory’ research foundation, supervised by the Politecnico di Milano (Milan Technology University) and is further supported by Italian state financial auditor SOGEI. …

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Betsoft Gaming agree partnership with Italian operator Sisal

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Betsoft Gaming, the casino software developer, has agreed a partnership with Italian operator Sisal to supply its Slots3 range of games to the country. Sisal, the first company to operate as a licensee of the Italian Government, is to take on the range of slots that have been approved by regulator AAMS. Julian Camilleri, director of client relations at Betsoft, …

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Italy reforms online betting duty to 22%

Italy’s ministry of finance and the national chamber of commerce have pushed through a series of amendments for the Italian gambling sector. The amendments set to be implemented in 2016, center on reforming gaming duties in order to improve industry commercial conditions. Italy will drop its controversial online betting turnover tax, set between 2-5% for and adopt a 22% charge …

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IGT appoints Francesco Rodano as strategic lead for interactive services

The newly formed gambling solutions provider IGT (GTECH + International Game Technology merger) has confirmed the appointment of Francesco Rodano to its interactive gaming division. Rodano joins IGT from Italian regulatory body Agenzia delle Dogane e dei Monopoli (AAMS), and will take up the newly created role of Senior Director of Market Development & Strategy for IGT. Industry news source …

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Italy AAMS to allow in-play betting

The Amministrazione Autonoma dei Monopoli di Stato (AAMS), the regulating body of gaming and sports betting activities in Italy are set to lift restrictions on in-play sports betting for Italian consumers. International law firm DLA Piper, broke the news that the AAMS would allow for Italian licensed sports betting operators to offer in-play betting markets. Italian news reports have suggested …

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Inspired’s Jungle Bucks available in Italy

Inspired Gaming Group has launched Jungle Bucks on its Open VLTplatform in Italy. The game is SOGEI and AAMS approved and is now available to Italian players in VLT venues across Italy. Jungle Bucks is a jungle themed slot game that has achieved number one status in many markets including Latin America and Norway. It’s a Free Spins Bonus game …

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