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Illegal Gambling

Netherlands gambling regulator hands €0.5m fine to N1 Interactive

Malta-licensed gaming operator N1 Interactive has been fined €500,000 for offering online casino games to Dutch players without a local license.

The fine follows an investigation [...]

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Norway orders Betsson to withdraw brands from market

The Norwegian Gaming Authority has ordered Betsson Group subsidiary BML Group to withdraw five of its online gaming brands from the market.

The regulator said Monday [...]

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Germany’s regulated betting and iGaming market opens

Germany’s regulated sports betting and online gaming market opens today, with all attention now turning to combating unlicensed operators in the market.

The new State Treaty [...]

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Swiss gambling regulators add 83 sites to blacklists

Switzerland’s gambling regulators have updated their blacklists of illegal gambling operators with the addition of 82 new domains.

The latest update has seen the Swiss Gambling [...]

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Sweden expands gambling investigation

Sweden’s investigation into match-fixing and unlicensed gambling has been extended by three months and expanded to include money laundering threats.

The investigation led by Swedish Chamber [...]

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Belgium looks to payment blocking as gambling blacklist expands

The Gaming Commission of Belgium is working to increase its cooperation with the country’s financial institutions in an effort to combat unlicensed online gambling.

The Commission [...]

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Bettor Safe

Conscious Gaming launches Bettor Safe consumer awareness campaign

US non-profit responsible gambling proponent Conscious Gaming has launched Bettor Safe, a national campaign to educate consumers about the risks of betting on illegal websites.

The [...]

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Australian ISPs sets to block 18 additional illegal gaming sites

The Australian Communications and Media Authority (ACMA) has identified a further 18 online casinos that illegally serve Australian consumers.

A total of 18 websites are included [...]

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Finland proposes mandatory identification for all gambling

The government of Finland is proposing to eliminate anonymous gambling with the introduction of mandatory identity verification for all players.

The proposal forms part of the [...]

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Sweden looks to step up action against match-fixing and illegal gambling

The government of Sweden has tasked Gunnar Larsson, director general of the Swedish Chamber of Commerce, with developing a plan to more effectively combat unlicensed [...]

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Australian media authority to block four more gambling sites

The Australian Communications and Media Authority (ACMA) has identified four illegal online gaming sites that will now be blocked by Australian internet service providers.

The four [...]

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Switzerland blacklists additional online gaming domains

Switzerland’s Federal Gaming Commission has added 36 new online gambling domains to its blacklist of illegal operators.

The blacklist now includes 285 online gambling domains, which [...]

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