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NetEnt Recreates a Classic as it Unveils Divine Fortune Megaways
Industry News 24-11-2020

NetEnt Recreates a Classic as it Unveils Divine Fortune Megaways™

Megaways™ makeover adds an exciting new twist to one of NetEnt’s all-time favorite slots. NetEnt has produced an enhanced version of one of its most popular games Divine Fortune with the addition of the Megaways™ mechanic.  The game is the latest in NetEnt’s standard-setting back catalogue to be given the magic Megaways™ treatment after the […]

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Industry News 19-11-2020

NetEnt Group Debuts Red Tiger Games in the US with Rush Street Interactive

Red Tiger makes its US market launch at RSI’s and sites in Pennsylvania Supported by NetEnt’s license in Pennsylvania, Red Tiger has directly integrated with one of the market-leading gaming operators, Rush Street Interactive, and a range of Red Tiger titles are now available for players in the state. The initial launch of games includes Gonzo’s Quest™ […]

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Beste Pay N Play Casinos Nederland
Industry News 17-11-2020

Dutch National Lottery to Separate Lottery and Sports Betting Accounts

The Dutch National Lottery (Nationale Loterij) has announced it will introduce separate online accounts for lottery and sports betting, ahead of the country launching its regulated online gambling market in 2021. From 1 March 2021, customers that want to place online sports bets and also play lottery games over the internet will need to have […]

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Industry News 16-11-2020

Norsk Tipping: At-Risk Play Dropped Under Lockdown

Norwegian gambling monopoly Norsk Tipping said the suspension of certain forms of gambling during the novel coronavirus (Covid-19) pandemic led to a drop in risky behaviour among players, though things quickly returned to normal as games came back online. The report was split into two stages, from March to May and May to July, and […]

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Industry News 15-11-2020

2020 WSOP Main Event Scheduled for December

Despite an angry COVID-19 pandemic, officials have been able to orchestrate an amazing situation to play the 2020 WSOP Main Event. To pull this off they have set up an online-live hybrid for both domestic and international play. In America, the tourney will take place on the website for players in New Jersey or […]

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Industry News 11-11-2020

Betsafe Signs Sponsorship with Godsent Esports

Betsson Group-operated sports betting brand, Betsafe, announced it has signed a three-year sponsorship agreement with Swedish professional esports organisation Godsent, focused on its Counter-Strike: Global Offensive (CS:GO) team. The deal sees Betsafe become Godsent’s exclusive betting partner. While the organisation consists of professional esports teams, and aplyers as well as content creators across ten esports […]

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Industry News 10-11-2020

Swedish Government Aims to Hold Online Casino Controls Until 2021

Sweden’s government has launched a consultation on extending the temporary controls for online casino, including a SEK5,000 (£439.2/€490.0/$580.3) weekly deposit limit, until June 2021. The government’s memorandum proposes lengthening the controls in order to better protect players during the novel coronavirus (Covid-19) pandemic, amid rising case numbers in the country.  “We see that the development […]

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Industry News 09-11-2020

Yggdrasil Signs Content Deal with Fortuna Entertainment Group

Yggdrasil Gaming, the leading global casino provider of online games, has signed an agreement with Fortuna Entertainment Group, one of the leading operators in Central Europe, according to iGB. Fortuna is active in a multitude of European markets and will soon see its player base enjoy Yggdrasil’s roadmap offerings going live in territories such as […]

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Trustly unveils new logo and visual identity
Industry News 06-11-2020

Trustly Reveals Its New Logo and Visual Appearance

Trustly, the global leader in online banking payments, is excited to unveil its new visual identity, including a logo, color palette, and typeface.  Since its founding in 2008, Trustly has processed hundreds of millions of transactions, increased its geographical footprint to include Europe, North America and Australia, and grown to serve more than 10,000 global […]

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NetEnt Live Expands its Portfolio with Baccarat Addition
Industry News 04-11-2020

NetEnt Live Expands its Portfolio with Baccarat Addition

NetEnt has unveiled its first-ever Baccarat live casino game, widening the appeal of its offering with a high-speed, scalable product that meets demands for new game variants. The supplier has developed three-speed Baccarat tables, two of which feature in its physical studio to offer an authentic casino experience and add to its existing collection of […]

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Industry News 16-10-2020

Svenska Spel Report: No Evidence of Covid-19 Problem Gambling Spike

State-owned Swedish gambling operator Svenska Spel said that while it did not see an increase in problem gambling during the first wave of novel coronavirus (Covid-19) in the country, players with existing issues gambled more. According to iGB news, Studies presented to the Svenska Spel Independent Research Council, during its annual research day on Monday […]

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Industry News 07-10-2020

Norwegian Trade Group Takes Aim at New Gambling Law

The Norwegian Industry Association for Online Gaming (Norsk Bransjeforening for Onlinespill/NBO) has called for a complete rethink on rules relating to the sector in its official response to the country’s proposed new gambling legislation. The NBO said the bill that seeks to unify the existing Lottery Act, Gambling Act and Totalisator Act and maintain Norsk […]

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Industry News 01-10-2020

GamCare Launches Gambling Harms Toolkit

Responsible gambling charity GamCare has launched a new toolkit to help UK financial institutions, gambling businesses, and debt advice agencies identify and support customers experiencing gambling-related financial harms. Available for free on the GamCare website, the new solution was developed in partnership with a number of debt charities and agencies, high street banks and gambling […]

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Industry News 20-09-2020

MGA Cancels Knockout Gaming’s Licence

The Malta Gaming Authority (MGA) has canceled Knockout Gaming Limited’s B2C gaming licenses in the country over two breaches of the country’s gaming regulations. Knockout Gaming has been ordered to cease all of its gaming operations in Malta, while the operator must no longer accept new customers or player deposits. However, Knockout Gaming must allow […]

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Industry News 15-09-2020

NetEnt Live Expands Malta Studio with 3 Blackjack Tables

NetEnt has advanced its live casino offering by adding three new standard blackjack tables in its Qormi studio and signing a deal to provide dedicated tables to CasinoEngine, EveryMatrix’s iGaming Integration Platform. The increased studio capacity expands NetEnt Live’s operations and has been created in response to heightened demand for the supplier’s live products over […]

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Industry News 07-09-2020

Lucky Dino Casino has MGA Licence Suspension Lifted

Lucky Dino Casino has had a suspension imposed by the Malta Gaming Authority (MGA) lifted just days after it was set. The Malta regulator stated earlier this week that the operator’s license had been suspended. The reason for the suspension was from original MGA notification of an administrative fine, related to documents certifying new suppliers’ […]

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MGA Signs Agreement With Dutch Gambling Authority
Industry News 02-09-2020

MGA Signs Agreement With Dutch Gambling Authority

The Malta Gaming Authority (the MGA) and the Dutch Kansspelautoriteit (the Dutch Gambling Authority) have entered into a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) for the purpose of enhanced cooperation between the two authorities, according to Thanks to this MoU both authorities will be supporting each other in the sharing of best practices and information in […]

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Industry News 25-08-2020

LeoVegas Joins Norwegian Industry Association for Online Gaming

Online Casino company LeoVegas has become the latest branch of the Norwegian Industry Association for Online Gaming (Norsk Bransjeforening for Onlinespill/NBO), the body pushing for a major overhaul of Norway’s gambling regulatory framework. Established 18 months ago, the NBO, under the leadership of Carl Fredrik Stenstrøm, NBO now has five members, with LeoVegas joining founders […]

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Gambling Webinars
Industry News 24-08-2020

Gambling Webinar: Future Regulation in the Netherlands & Germany

In this gambling webinar, iGB speakers will discuss the pending regulation in the Netherlands and Germany. You can expect some timely insights into how you and your brand can make the most of the future changes to two of Europe’s powerhouses. iGB Netherlands expert will cover: What can be expected in the next 6-12 months […]

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