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brazil opens consultation on vague betting mandate

The Brazilian government could potentially fast track legislation for regulating fixed odds betting, as Brazil’s Economic Ministry sanctions a month-long public consultation to seek guidance on regulating wagering services. Sanctioned this week, Brazil’s Economic Ministry is reviewing legislative provisions attached

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online casino ties ordered to be cut in germany

Online sports betting operators looking to acquire a license for the federal German market have been ordered to cut ties with online casinos and other unregulated forms of gambling as the market moves towards heightened compliance measures. Earlier in July,

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new look sks365 forms expert body leading corporate compliance

The compliance body will be led by former Carabinieri (Italian national guard) Brigadier General Massimo Ignesti, who will serve as Chairman. Ignesti will be supported by Professor Ranieri Razzante as Deputy Chairman. He is a legal scholar in anti-crime legislation at the

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ukgc reviews on course age verification in new crackdown

Seven on-course bookmakers are having their gambling licences reviewed by the UK Gambling Commission after it was found they had allowed a 16-year old to place a bet at this year’s Royal Ascot. Following numerous age verification checks carried out

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ross maceacharn confirms perform leadership departure

Ross MacEacharn long-term executive of Perform Group has communicated via LinkedIn, that he has ended his 11-year tenure with the sports data and media rights firm. MacEacharn the current CEO of Perform informs that he will not form part of

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xlmedia to be led by rakutens stuart simms

Rakuten‘s Stuart Simms has been confirmed as the new chief executive officer for digital performance marketing services provider XLMedia, replacing Ory Weihs from October 2. Weihs is due to continue his position as CEO until Simms’ arrival, and thereafter will

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svenska spel monitoring all leagues following betting market suspension

Following the confirmation that it had suspended all betting markets relating to the Division 2 Södra Svealand football league, Svenska Spel has revealed that it now ‘does not see any other solution’ to crack down on match-fixing other than to

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bettracker helps pbs record wimbledon revenues

Playtech BGT Sports (PBS) recorded a 300 per cent year-on-year (YOY) growth on mobile during this year’s Wimbledon. Over the two weeks of tennis action at the All England Club (24 June-14 July), PBS saw more than £9 million staked

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six of the best rovert medias daniel shannon

This week’s 6 of the Best comes from Daniel Shannon at Rovert Media. In the latest addition, we hear about an a truly indulgent trip to Mexico, and which album is currently playing in his car! Best Holiday The best holiday for me

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sis delivers greyhound content to watchandwager com

Racing content and data provider Sports Information Services (SIS) has agreed to supply its British greyhound racing content with US operator, WatchandWager.com.  Under the terms of the new agreement, SIS will deliver both data and live-stream coverage on 28,500 British greyhound races per

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