Norway approves new laws to prevent unlicensed gambling advertising

The government of Norway has taken further steps to try and protect the nation's gambling monopoly with new restrictions on gambling advertising by offshore operators.

The [...]

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Kindred Group loses appeal against Norwegian withdrawal order

Stockholm-listed Kindred Group has lost its appeal against the Norwegian Gaming Authority’s decision to force the operator’s four brands from the market.

The regulator issued the [...]

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Boudewijn Poelmann steps down as Novamedia CEO

Postcode Lottery operator Novamedia has confirmed that its founder Boudewijn Poelmann has stepped down from his role as chief executive and chairman.

Poelmann has been succeeded [...]

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Scout Gaming Group

Norsk Tipping selects Scout Gaming for fantasy sports launch

Stockholm-listed fantasy sports provider Scout Gaming has won a new tender to supply its services to Norwegian state-owned operator Norsk Tipping.

Scout Gaming has been chosen [...]

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Sporting Solutions wins Norsk Tipping data and risk management deal

Sporting Group’s B2B sportsbook service Sporting Solutions has been selected to provide pricing and risk management services to Norway’s state-owned gaming operator Norsk Tipping.
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Scientific Games

Scientific Games agrees landmark VLT supply deal with Norsk Tipping

New York-listed Scientific Games has secured an agreement to supply video lottery terminals (VLTs) across Norway with state-owned gaming operator Norsk Tipping.
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Norway to consider switching horse race betting concession to Norsk Tipping

The Norwegian government is weighing up whether to continue Norsk Rikstoto's exclusive concession for horse race betting in the country.

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Norway to impose monthly spending limit for horse race betting

Norway’s pari-mutuel betting operator Norsk Rikstoto will impose a blanket spending limit on players as of next year in a bid to reduce the risk [...]

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Norwegian Chess Federation rejects Kindred sponsorship

The Norwegian Chess Federation has voted against a proposed five-year sponsorship deal with gaming operator Kindred Group.

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Regulator warns Norway Chess Federation against Kindred deal

Norway’s gaming regulator Lotteritilsynet has warned the country’s Chess Federation to consider the consequences of entering into a sponsorship agreement with operator Kindred Group.


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EGBA and Entercash challenge Norwegian gambling payments ban

The European Gaming and Betting Association (EGBA) has joined forces with payments processor Entercash to launch legal action against Norway’s ministry of culture and its [...]

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Norwegian pension fund to divest gambling holdings

Norway’s largest pension company KLP has said that it will divest all investments in the alcohol and gambling industries as part of its renewed focus [...]

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