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The Borgata Hotel Casino & Spa has announced this week the introduction of its own online sports betting platform in New Jersey with the launch of BorgataSports.
Borgata Casino Launches its Own Sports Betting Platform

Exactly one year after the US Supreme Court overturned the PASPA act, Atlantic City’s Borgata Casino launches its own sports wagering option BorgataSports.com.


Called simply “Spring Series,” it gets underway at the end of the month and will spread 50 events over a ten-day period.
iPoker Enters the Fray with €400,000 Spring Series

Set to run concurrently with Unibet’s UOSV, Spring Series spreads 50 mostly low-stakes events and a €100,000 Main Event.


Argentina’s biggest province of Buenos Aires has signed a regulatory decree that paves the way for legalized online gambling services.
Argentina’s Buenos Aires Province Legalizes Online Gambling

South American country’s biggest province legalizes and regulates online gambling.


PokerStars and partypoker are withdrawing from the Slovakian market beginning March 1, 2019, following the passage of new gambling laws in the country.
PokerStars, Partypoker Exit Slovakian Market as Licensing Process Begins

Under the new gambling regulations, the country will open its window for accepting applications from operators beginning March 1.


Under rules set out by the Gambling Commission of Great Britain (UKGC), all internet gambling businesses must hold player deposits in a separate bank account,...
Player Funds Protection in the UK: How Online Poker Operators Protect Your Money

We list 26 UK gambling operators and how they protect your player funds.


The Hot Shot Series will run in early February guaranteeing €200,000 over the course of 64 events, across 10 days.
iPoker Reveals New Online Tournament Brand, Hot Shot Series

€200,000 will be guaranteed over 64 events.


In total, there are twelve online gambling operators that have received a Swedish license that have already gone live with online poker.
Full Report: Swedish Online Poker Rooms Go Live

In one of Europe’s biggest market openings in five years, thirteen online poker rooms are among dozens of online casinos and sportsbooks now open for business in Sweden.


The Swedish gambling authority, Lotteriinspektionen, issued another batch of licenses ahead of the country’s reorganization of the gambling market.
More Online Poker Rooms Authorized in Sweden: Will 888 Be Left Out in the Cold?

So far 31 gambling companies have been issued a license by the Swedish gambling authority ahead of the January 1 go-live date.


Slovakia’s National Council (Parliament) has passed the new gambling act opening its online gambling market to international operators across the European Union for the first time.
Slovakia Parliament Approves New Online Gambling Rules

The new rules will allow European operators to apply for online gambling licenses in Slovakia.


Revenue derived from online poker in France totaled €59.5 million in Q3. On an annual basis, online poker revenue grew 2.9% compared to Q3 2017.
Shared Liquidity in France Helps Continue Upward Trend for Online Poker

Q3 revenue figures from France highlight the continued (but slowing) growth of online poker.


Among the operators to be approved include Svenska Spel, Betsson Group, LeoVegas, Kindred Group, GVC Holdings and Bet365.
Svenska Spel, Betsson, Kindred, and GVC Among First to Receive Swedish Online Gambling License

Sweden has issued its first round of approved operators for the country’s re-regulated market set to commence next year.


The body has demanded India’s law enforcement agency, Enforcement Directorate (ED) to investigate and take action against unlawful offshore online betting.
Indian Gaming Industry Group Asks Prime Minister to Take Action Against Offshore Gambling Websites

AIGF seeks Government’s intervention to block offshore betting and gambling sites which it says are illegally soliciting and accepting players from India.


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