Stockholm-listed gaming operator Unibet has hit back at Lithuania’s Gaming Control Authority after the regulator took the step of "naming and shaming" the operator for serving the market without a local licence.
Spread betting and CFD provider London Capital Group (LCG) says it is beginning its new financial year “transformed” after putting in place the technology, customer service and personnel to grow the business over the course of 2015.
Shares in Sportech jumped more than 20 per cent in London Wednesday after it secured a significant victory in its fight to reclaim £97m that the operator claims to be owed by UK tax authority Her Majesty’s Customs and Revenue (HMRC).
Swedish operator Betsson has secured a licence to offer its services to Latvian customers via its Triobet brand following approval from the country’s gambling regulator the Lotteries and Gambling Supervision Inspection (IAUI).
Lithuania’s gambling regulator the Gaming Control Authority has claimed that Unibet “systematically violates” the country’s gaming legislation by continuing its online gaming activities in the market without a licence.
The Australian government issued its response today to the recent review into illegal offshore wagering, setting out a number of measures that will be introduced to combat problem gambling and unlicensed operators.
The UK Gambling Commission (UKGC) has called on all gaming operators to learn lessons from failures in Gala Coral’s anti-money laundering and social responsibility processes, which led to an individual being jailed for stealing £800,000 from vulnerable adults.