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There are now 26 companies that have been approved to launch in Sweden’s re-regulated gambling market in January, with the latest operator licenses issued to Bethard Group and MRG Group’s Mr Green and Evoke Gaming businesses.

The UK government’s plan to abolish the Horseracing Betting Levy Board through a Legislative Reform Order has been criticised as “inappropriate” by the House of Lords Delegated Powers and Regulatory Reform Committee and the House of Commons Regulatory Reform Committee.

Toronto-listed online betting and gaming operator The Stars Group has been granted license approval to launch its leading brands in the re-regulated Swedish gambling market.