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BetVictor agrees £2.08m settlement for breach of licence conditions

BV Gaming, operator of the BetVictor online gaming and betting brand, will pay £2.08m for failing to comply with the conditions of its operating licence in Great Britain.

The payment is comprised of £1,728,000 in lieu of a financial penalty and £352,000 of divested gross gaming yield related to the failings [...]

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Kentucky Horse Racing Commission strips Medina Spirit of 2021 Derby win

The Kentucky Horse Racing Commission has named American thoroughbred Mandaloun as the winner of last year’s Kentucky Derby after disqualifying original winner Medina Spirit for the use of a banned substance.

Stewards at the Kentucky Horse Racing Commission (KHRC) announced their decision Monday, nine months after the 2021 Kentucky Derby in [...]

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Kindred Group

Norway seeks to drive Unibet out of the market with fine of up to €43m

The Norwegian Gambling Authority is hoping to coerce Kindred Group into withdrawing from the market with the threat of a daily fine in excess of €100,000.

Norway operates a state monopoly on gambling, with Norsk Tipping the only authorised provider of online casino gaming and betting.

The dispute with Kindred Group dates [...]

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Sportsbet fined in Australia for spam marketing messages

Flutter Entertainment’s Australian sports betting brand Sportsbet has been handed a AUD$2.5m penalty for breaching Australian spam laws with its text and email marketing messages.

Alongside the penalty from the Australian Communications and Media Authority (ACMA), Sportsbet has also agreed to refund approximately $1.2m to consumers who lost money on bets [...]

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Gambling Commission

Genesis Global fined £3.8m by British gambling regulator

Britain’s Gambling Commission has issued a £3.8m fine to multi-brand online casino operator Genesis Global, which has also been told it must undergo further extensive auditing.

Genesis Global had its operating licence suspended by the British gambling regulator in July 2020 after an investigation revealed significant social responsibility and money laundering [...]

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Gambling Commission

Gambling Commission continues crusade with £1.3m action against Annexio and Rank

Britain's Gambling Commission has found that another two licensees, bingo and casino operator Rank Digital and lottery betting operator Annexio, have failed to live up to the Commission’s social responsibility standards. 

Rank and Annexio have paid regulatory settlements of £700,557 and £612,000 respectively, with the regulatory action following similar settlements demanded [...]

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Buzz Bingo

Buzz Bingo hit with £780,000 fine for AML and social responsibility failings

Online and retail bingo operator Buzz Bingo has been fined £780,000 by Britain’s Gambling Commission.

The fine relates to Buzz Bingo’s social responsibility and anti-money laundering policies and procedures, which failed to meet the Commission’s standards in the fourteen-month period ended December 2020.

The failures identified by the Gambling Commission as part [...]

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ASA rules against Dribble Media eSports betting ad

The UK Advertising Standards Authority has banned a paid-for Facebook ad for encouraging harmful gambling behaviour.

The ad was published in September to promote the Midnite eSports betting platform and included the text: “Top tier eSports for UK games … Crazy odds Huge Wins Blitz payouts”, followed by “I’m so hooked [...]

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Greentube Alderney hit with £685,000 penalty for failings on UK-facing casino sites

Britain’s Gambling Commission has ordered Novomatic subsidiary Greentube Alderney to pay a £685,000 penalty for social responsibility and anti-money laundering failures.

The penalty follows an investigation by the Commission into Greentube’s online activities between December 2019 and November 2020, during which time the company failed to interact with customers to effectively [...]

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Northern Territory Racing Commission fines Entain for breach of bonus rules

London-listed betting and gaming operator Entain has been fined by the Northern Territory Racing Commission (NTRC) for offering illegal bonuses to Australian consumers.

The fine follows an NTRC investigation into the activities of business development managers working on behalf of Entain-owned online sports betting brand Neds, who were overheard by a [...]

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Seminole Tribe set to appeal Florida sports betting ban

The Seminole Tribe of Florida looks set to appeal the District of Columbia court decision that ordered sports betting in the tribe’s home state of Florida to cease operations.

The appeal follows US District Judge Dabney Friedrich’s ruling that the new gaming compact agreed between the Florida secretary of the interior [...]

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Pennsylvania gambling regulator fines three operators total of $150,000

Pennsylvania’s leading iGaming operator has been fined by the Pennsylvania Gaming Control Board for allowing self-excluded individuals to access its gaming sites.

Mountainview Thoroughbred Racing Association, operating as Hollywood Casino at Penn National, has been fined $57,500 after nine self-excluded players were allowed to gain access to online casino games and [...]

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