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French gaming operator Pari Mutuel Urbain (PMU) has reported a 1 per cent drop in turnover to €2.52bn for the first quarter of 2018, with its core horse racing offering impacted by adverse weather conditions.

Stockholm-listed gaming operator Betsson has reported a 10 per cent increase in first quarter revenue to SEK1.21bn (approx. €116m), although a combination of factors led to a 12 per cent decline in operating income for the period.

Shares in operator LeoVegas climbed more than 12 per cent in Stockholm Thursday after the company revealed that it expects to generate annual revenue of at least €600m by 2020.

Stockholm-listed casino supplier NetEnt has reported a 9 per cent increase in revenue to SEK430m (approx. €41.3m) for the first quarter of 2018, with profit for the period climbing 27 per cent year-on-year.

Stockholm-listed live dealer specialist Evolution Gaming has reported a 30 per cent increase in revenue to €51.6m for the first quarter of 2018, representing the company's 18th consecutive quarter of growth.

GIQ Magazine