Gauselmann’s Blueprint Gaming is one of the most revered names in the UK slots market and now it is heading to the Nordic region, with LeoVegas and Unibet being the first operators to release its games.
The gambling industry has stayed largely silent since UK regulators launched an investigation into unfair practices. But behind closed doors, operators are concerned, and with similar issues arising in Spain, the problem seems to be growing.
There are growing calls in some of the world's largest gambling markets to reduce the level of advertising, or ban gambling advertising completely. Gaming Intelligence examines the issue to see if gambling companies are being unfairly singled out for scrutiny.
There were decent returns to be made by shareholders in the iGaming sector during the first quarter of 2017, with listed operators and suppliers seeing their combined share price grow by 3.60 per cent by the end of March.
With Prime Minister Theresa May set to trigger the start of Britain's exit from the European Union today, we look at the issues most likely to affect the remote gaming industry, from the free movement of people to the broadcasting of Scandinavian TV channels from the United Kingdom.
Stride Gaming has captured 10 per cent of the UK online bingo market, making it the fourth largest operator. Gaming Intelligence Hot 50 winner Darren Sims, Stride’s chief operating officer, explains that it’s people rather than technology, which are driving this bingo powerhouse.
Videoslots chief executive officer Alexander Stevendahl won a place in this year’s Gaming Intelligence Hot 50 on the back of his innovative Battle of Slots, and as he explains, the innovation has only just begun.
February proved to be a rewarding month for shareholders across the online gambling industry, with listed operators and suppliers seeing their combined share prices increase by 6.22 per cent by the end of the period.