United Kingdom

Rick and Morty Wubba Lubba Dub Dub launched by Blueprint Gaming Limited


Saturday, November 28, 2020

British online casino games developer Blueprint Gaming Limited is following up the February release of its Rick and Morty Megaways video slot by launching its new five-reel and 20-payline Rick and Morty Wubba Lubba Dub Dub innovation. The Newark-headquartered innovator used an official Thursday press release published by European Gaming Media and Events to ...

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Genting Malaysia Berhad posts encouraging third-quarter results


Friday, November 27, 2020

Asian casino operator Genting Malaysia Berhad has reportedly recorded a loss of $178.43 million for the three months to the end of September as it continues to slowly recover from the impacts of the coronavirus pandemic. According to a report from Inside Asian Gaming, the Kuala Lumper-listed firm used an official Thursday filing to ...

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Betting and Gaming Council continues to fight for casino reopens as lockdown moves to tiered format


Wednesday, November 25, 2020

The UK Government recently decided to move from the full shutdown to a tiered system based on COVID-19 current totals. The changes will begin on December 3. The changes have resulted in some casinos and betting shops being allowed to open soon, while others will have to remain closed. The Betting and Gaming Council ...

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Greentube bringing Mentor responsible gambling solution to StarVegas.es


Tuesday, November 24, 2020

The Greentube subsidiary of Austrian gambling giant Novomatic AG has announced that it will be integrating the Mentor responsible gambling solution from innovator Neccton GmbH onto its Spain-facing online casino at StarVegas.es. The Vienna-headquartered firm used an official Monday press release to declare that the real-time advance ‘automatically interacts with players showing harmful behavior’ ...

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NetEnt content to debut on Buzz Bingo in the UK: announces delisting from Nasdaq Stockholm


Tuesday, November 24, 2020

Swedish supplier of digitally distributed gaming systems NetEnt has partnered with Buzz Bingo in a deal that will see its entire offering of online slot games launched with the United Kingdom’s largest bingo operator. Once successfully integrated, the Stockholm headquartered supplier’s most popular titles such as Stardust and Gonzo’s Quest, which was released in ...

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William Hill shareholders approve envisioned takeover proposal


Friday, November 20, 2020

American casino operator Caesars Entertainment Incorporated has announced that its proposed $3.7 billion takeover of William Hill has been approved by the British sportsbetting giant’s shareholders. The Reno-headquartered casino behemoth used an official Thursday press release to declare that the envisioned acquisition was recently backed by 86% of those holding shares in William Hill, ...

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iGaming firms being advised to increase their anti-fraud vigilance


Thursday, November 19, 2020

A new independent investigation has reportedly found that the past year has seen iGaming firms experience a significant increase in account takeover fraud attempts in addition to elevated rates of payment and promotional deception attacks. According to a Wednesday report from Gambling Insider, this is the finding of a recent survey from online fraud ...

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VideoSlots.com debuts new responsible gambling bar innovation


Thursday, November 19, 2020

Maltese online casino operator Videoslots Limited has announced that it has significantly boosted player safety by adding a responsible gambling bar to its mobile-friendly domain at VideoSlots.com. Headquartered in the Valletta suburb of Birkirkara, the firm used an official Wednesday press release published by European Gaming Media and Events to declare that this first-of-its-kind ...

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Safer Gambling Week set for November 19-25 in the UK and Ireland


Thursday, November 19, 2020

Safter Gambling Week is an initiative taking place November 19-25, with a public awareness campaign to start a national conversation about responsible gambling. The campaign is focused on promoting safer gaming and over 120,000 employees of gambling facilities and websites are taking part. The goal is to start a conversation between customers, staff members, ...

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Yggdrasil Gaming Limited premieres new Moley Moolah video slot


Tuesday, November 17, 2020

Almost six months after adding compatriot Reflex Gaming Limited to its YG Masters program and Maltese online casino games developer Yggdrasil Gaming Limited has now announced the partnership’s first fruits in the five-reel Moley Moolah video slot. Headquartered in the northern Valletta suburb of Sliema, the developer used an official Monday press release to declare ...

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Casino pair calling for Scotland to allow their properties to re-open


Wednesday, November 11, 2020

In Scotland and Grosvenor Casinos has reportedly teamed up with Genting Casinos UK Limited in order to launch a campaign that is seeking to pressure the local government into allowing casinos recently shuttered as a result of the ongoing coronavirus pandemic to re-open. According to a report from G3Newswire, Scotland is home to 14 ...

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Third-quarter financial success for Flutter Entertainment


Wednesday, November 11, 2020

In the United Kingdom and online and land-based sportsbetting operator Flutter Entertainment has announced that its net revenues for the third quarter rose by 30% year-on-year to top £1.32 billion ($1.74 billion). The London-listed firm used an official trading update (pdf) to explain that its takings from all forms of sportsbetting over the course ...

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Gambling Commission fines BoyleSports Enterprises £2.8 million for rules breach


Wednesday, November 11, 2020

Boylesports Enterprise now faces tougher licensing conditions and a huge £2.8 million fine after the UK Gambling Commission completed an assessment of the company finding it in breach of money laundering rules. Both Boylesports.com and Boylecasino.com were found to be in violation of rules created to prevent money laundering practices. The Investigation The Gambling ...

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Betzest.com inks Iron Dog Studio integration alliance


Tuesday, November 10, 2020

The online casino and sportsbetting domain at Betzest.com has announced the signing of a deal that is to see it begin offering the complete range of video slots from the Iron Dog Studio subsidiary of British iGaming innovator 1X2 Network. The Malta and Curacao-licensed site used an official Monday press release published by European ...

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Century Casinos Incorporated profits in the face of coronavirus


Monday, November 9, 2020

American casino operator Century Casinos Incorporated has released its financial results for the third quarter showing that its net operating revenues rose by 81% year-on-year to $95.7 million courtesy of business from a trio of properties it acquired last December. The Colorado Springs-headquartered firm used an official Friday press release to detail that it ...

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Gambling Commission penalizes London’s Park Lane Casino


Thursday, November 5, 2020

In the United Kingdom and the Gambling Commission regulator has announced the revocation of the casino operating license held by Silverbond Enterprises Limited for London’s members-only Park Lane Casino owing to money laundering concerns. The authority used an official Wednesday press release to detail that the operator behind the Mayfair property recently underwent ‘a ...

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Month-long national lockdown being contemplated for England


Monday, November 2, 2020

In the United Kingdom and the government of Prime Minister Boris Johnson (pictured) has reportedly announced that he will be asking for parliamentary permission to implement a second substantial coronavirus-related lockdown for England. According to a Saturday report from The Guardian newspaper, the controversial step from the Conservative politician is due to be put ...

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GVC Holdings warning of coronavirus-induced earnings hit


Monday, November 2, 2020

Prominent iGaming and sportsbook operator GVC Holdings has advised investors that it may lose up to £7 million ($9 million) as a direct result of the proposed month-long coronavirus-related closure of its land-based venues in England. The London-listed firm is responsible for the Ladbrokes and Coral-branded chains of retail sportbetting venues and used an ...

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Italian authorities investigating alleged misconduct at Lottomatica


Friday, October 30, 2020

British lottery and gaming machines innovator International Game Technology (IGT) has announced that officials in Italy have launched an investigation into alleged misconduct by four employees of its Lottomatica subsidiary. The New York-listed firm used an official Thursday press release to detail that the official examination, which is also looking at two former members of staff ...

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BOS applauds dismissal of Swedish horseracing levy proposal


Friday, October 30, 2020

In Sweden and the Branscheforenigen for Onlinespel (BOS) trade association has reportedly welcomed a government decision to dismiss the imposition of a proposed mandatory sportsbetting levy for horseracing. According to a report from Gambling Insider, the Scandinavian nation’s newly-privatized AB Trav och Galopp (ATG) horseracing operator had earlier called for the establishment of a ...

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IBIA launching new sportsbetting data collation standards


Thursday, October 29, 2020

The International Betting Integrity Association (IBIA) anti-corruption organization has announced its publication of a new set of standards designed to govern the way their membership collates data related to land-based and online sportsbetting. Formerly known as ESSA Sports Betting Integrity, the group used an official Tuesday press release (pdf) to detail that it has ...

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