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Svenska Spel

Svenska Spel benefits from online growth in second quarter

Swedish gaming operator Svenska Spel has reported an 18 per cent increase in net gaming revenue to SEK1.94bn for the second quarter of 2021.

The operator [...]

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ATG and Polar receive warnings from Swedish gambling regulator

Gaming operators ATG and Polar have been given warnings by Swedish gambling regulator Spelinspektionen for offering unlawful bets to customers.

The infractions by Polar, operator of [...]

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Betway named sponsor of Nordea Open tennis tournament

Online betting and gaming operator Betway has added to its tennis sponsorship portfolio through a new partnership with Sweden's Nordea Open.

Betway will become the official [...]

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Spelinspektionen appeals Swedish court ruling to reduce penalty fees

Swedish gambling regulator Spelinspektionen has appealed a recent judgment from the Court of Appeal which lowered the penalty fees issued to AG Communications and Genesis [...]

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Swedish court clears Betsson and halves Kindred fine

The administrative court of Linkoping, Sweden, has halved the fine imposed on Kindred Group subsidiary Spooniker for offering unauthorised bonuses, while Betsson Group has been [...]

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Ardalan Shekarabi

Sweden opens consultation into new gambling advertising rules

The Swedish government is proposing to amend rules governing gambling advertising to bring them in line with alcohol products.

The proposed changes to advertising regulations would [...]

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Swedish Court of Appeal lowers penalty fees for self-exclusion failings

Sweden’s Court of Appeal has lowered the penalty fees issued to Aspire Global subsidiary AG Communications and Genesis Global over failures to implement the country’s [...]

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Ice Hockey

Svenska Spel agrees Swedish ice hockey sponsorship

Sweden's state-owned gaming operator Svenska Spel has signed a new five-year deal to continue its sponsorship of ice hockey in Sweden.

From 1 July, the operator [...]

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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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Esports Entertainment to acquire iGaming operator Bethard

New York-listed Esports Entertainment Group has continued its recent M&A spree with an agreement to acquire Gameday Group-owned sports betting and iGaming operator Bethard Group.

Under [...]

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EveryMatrix acquires stake in Lady Luck Games

iGaming technology supplier EveryMatrix has acquired a stake in LL Lucky Games, a Swedish games studio which is set to be listed on NASDAQ First [...]

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Sweden’s online casino deposit limit set to continue

The Swedish government has confirmed that its covid-related temporary online casino deposit limit will not be lifted at the end of June as previously planned.

The [...]

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