New Study Finds Links Between Loot Boxes and Gambling

A recent study by researchers from the Canadian University of British Columbia (UBC) has confirmed a link between the controversial loot boxes and gambling. Published about a month ago in Addictive Behaviors, the study found that video games who are drawn to the loot boxes have traits that are very similar to those of problem […]

GVC Holdings Calls for Tighter Gambling Advertisement Rules

Ladbrokes Coral bookmaker’s owner and renowned gaming operator GVC Holdings has recently called for a total ban on broadcast advertising for sports betting in the United Kingdom as well as a ban on football shirt sponsorships and hoardings. The move, which was announced by Kenny Alexander, the Chief Executive Office of GVC Holdings will apply […]

Yobetit Debuts Its Online Casino

Maltese online gaming company Yobetit has recently announced the launch of its new online casino and so far, it seems to be a worthy entrant into the highly competitive and rapidly growing online gambling industry. The Maltese iGaming company’s new online gaming platform that will now be offering a wide range of online casino games […]

Argentina’s Buenos Aires Regulates Online Gambling

Following several years of heated debate, the Argentinian province of Buenos Aires finally approved Decree 181 in December 2018. Set to take effect on Friday, April 5, the new piece of legislation which has recently been published in Boletín Oficial, the country’s Official Gazette, contains provisions for the regulation od a wide range of online […]

Playtech Unveils Expanded Bingo Portfolio in Italy

Playtech has today announced the launch of an expanded Playtech Bingo platform tailored specifically for the Italian gaming market. The new bingo offering will be available to players through the William Hill, Snai and Sisal brands – the number of brands is expected to increase over the next months in order to allow the company […]

UKGC Survey Reveals Possible Decline in Problem Gambling

While the push to reduce to cur the issue of problem gambling in the United Kingdom surges on, everything may be going better than expected. According to a recent survey commissioned by the UK Gambling Commission, there was a slight decline in the number of problem gamblers in 2018. According to the Gambling Participation: Behaviour, […]

GentingBet Signs Content Agreement with Relax Gaming

GentingBet, the online brand for leading land-based casino giant Genting, has recently inked a massive content deal with Relax Gaming which is well-known for its new-breed of games and outstanding platform. The deal will see GentingBet treat its customers with the amazing selection of games developed by Relax Gaming, a move that will significantly expand […]

Big Fish Games Slapped with Class Action Lawsuit, Again

Online social games providers Big Fish Games has once again been slapped with a class action lawsuit that is questioning the legality of its social casino gaming products in the state of Washington. The lawsuit which was filed at the US District Court of the Western District of Washington at Seattle and is being led […]

Sports Betting in the US and Its Impact on the UK

The past year has been great for sports betting especially in the United States where after years of federal resistance, the country’s Supreme Court finally lifted the federal ban on sports betting by abolishing the Professional and Amateur Sports Protection Act (PASPA). As it stands, a total of 8 states have legalized sports betting with […]

BetConstruct Making Waves Through European Gaming Market

As part of its global explanation plans, renowned gaming solutions provider, BetConstruct has crossed yet another milestone offers of its expansion plans. The company is now officially licensed by the Agenzia Dogane Monopoli (ADM), the agency which is taxed with tax collection and gambling consumer protection through licensing in Italy. As such, BetConstruct is now […]