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Winamax Could Roll Out Shared Online Poker Tables within Next Two Months

Winamax Could Roll Out Shared Online Poker Tables within Next Two Months

French online poker operator Winamax will need around two months to join the Western Europe-wide shared online liquidity project. The poker room is currently licensed to operate in its home country and recently received the go-ahead form the local gambling regulator, ARJEL, to share liquidity in the countries that participate […]

by · February 19, 2018 · Events & Reports
One in Eight Swedes Gambles Regularly on International Gambling Websites

One in Eight Swedes Gambles Regularly on International Gambling Websites

Around 55% of all Swedes aged between 18-74 gambled monthly during the second half of 2017, Swedish consultancy firm Mediavision said in its latest report on gambling activity in the country. The reported figure reflected an increase from the same period of 2016 when 50% of the nation’s population of […]

by · February 17, 2018 · Events & Reports
Poll Shows Majority of Massachusetts’ 7th Congressional District Democratic Voters Support Wynn Casino

Poll Shows Majority of Massachusetts’ 7th Congressional District Democratic Voters Support Wynn Casino

Half of all likely Democratic primary voters in Massachusetts’ 7th Congressional District, which also includes the capital Boston, believe that the construction of the $2.4-billion Wynn Boston Harbor should continue now as Steve Wynn is no longer at the helm of Wynn Resorts, a poll by local radio station WBUR […]

by · February 16, 2018 · Events & Reports
New Wave of Responsible Gambling Proposals in Japan Limits Casino Visits to 10 Per Month

New Wave of Responsible Gambling Proposals in Japan Limits Casino Visits to 10 Per Month

Japanese lawmakers tabled on Thursday a proposal that aims to limit the number of casino visits allowed to ten per month, local news outlet Japan Times reports. The measure is intended to curb gambling addiction issues that could arise from the planned opening of casinos across the nation. The plan […]

by · February 15, 2018 · Events & Reports
Seminole Tribe Could Present Draft Gambling Compact by Week’s End

Seminole Tribe Could Present Draft Gambling Compact by Week’s End

The Seminole Tribe of Florida could present state lawmakers with a draft gambling compact by the end of the week, incoming Senate President Bill Galvano told local media Tuesday after a meeting with Seminole Gaming CEO Jim Allen and Rep. Jose Oliva. Sen. Galvano, his colleague from the House, and […]

by · February 14, 2018 · Events & Reports
partypoker Shared Online Poker Liquidity to “Happen in the Coming Months”

partypoker Shared Online Poker Liquidity to “Happen in the Coming Months”

Online poker operator partypoker is definitely looking to board the shared liquidity train, a representative for the growing brand has confirmed in a Two Plus Two forum post. Partypoker, whose parent company GVC Holdings is currently waiting regulatory approval to close what could be a £4-billion takeover of British bookmaker […]

by · February 13, 2018 · Events & Reports
Gambling Companies among Biggest Advertisers in Sweden, Recent Report Finds

Gambling Companies among Biggest Advertisers in Sweden, Recent Report Finds

Gambling operators have been ramping up their advertising efforts in Sweden ahead of the regulation of the country’s gambling market, media research firm Kantar Sifo said in its latest report on the advertising activity in the Scandinavian nation. Three gambling entities, including the state-run Svenska Spel, made it to the […]

by · February 12, 2018 · Events & Reports
Poker Tournaments Starting February 12-18

Poker Tournaments Starting February 12-18

In the United States, poker rooms around the country will be holding mostly events dedicated to the President’s Day celebrations this week. And in Europe, partypoker will kick off its UK Poker Championships series at Dusk Till Dawn in Nottingham. More about what could be expected from the world of […]

by · February 12, 2018 · Events & Reports
French Gambling Regulator Gives Winamax Shared Online Poker Liquidity Go-Ahead

French Gambling Regulator Gives Winamax Shared Online Poker Liquidity Go-Ahead

Winamax has become the second online poker operator to be given the necessary authorization to join the shared liquidity project. In a press release from earlier today, ARJEL, the French online gambling regulator, confirmed that it issued a license to Winamax, thus giving it the green light to share liquidity […]

by · February 9, 2018 · Events & Reports
Iowa Sports Betting Bill Clears First Subcommittee Vote

Iowa Sports Betting Bill Clears First Subcommittee Vote

A bill legalizing sports betting in Iowa cleared a first legislative hurdle, after it got support from a House Subcommittee on Wednesday. Local news outlet Des Moines Register reported that the legislative piece will next be reviewed by the House Commerce Committee. Committee members are expected to vote on House […]

by · February 8, 2018 · Events & Reports
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