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Estonian Online Sportsbook Coolbet Joins MPN
Estonian Online Sportsbook Coolbet Joins MPN

Coolbet, a new online gambling brand focused on sports betting, has launched online poker on Microgaming’s…


$10m Promotion Launches Global Stars Rewards Program
$10m Promotion Launches Global Stars Rewards Program

International roll-out of Stars Rewards accompanied by tweaks to the random payout structure to increase value and decrease variance.


Worldpay Stops Processing Norwegian Online Gambling Transactions
Worldpay Stops Processing Norwegian Online Gambling Transactions

Norway’s Gambling Authority forces payment processor out of the market, but the world’s online gambling industry will be largely unaffected.


Poker Insight
Poker Insight

Recent launches, industry news and new operators splash onto the online poker scene.


PokerStars Set to Return to Czech Republic Under Country's First International License
PokerStars Set to Return to Czech Republic Under Country’s First International License

From the quagmire of the bungled Czech 2017 gambling laws, a single Red Spade rises.


Regulation Insight
Regulation Insight

Germany, Brazil, Russia, Sweden and more.


TonyBet Receives the First Online Gambling License in Lithuania
TonyBet Receives the First Online Gambling License in Lithuania

Other operators have been slow to follow TonyBet’s example as the license laws remain onerous for EU-based operators.


Industry Insight
Industry Insight

Bwin.party’s new ownership may not yet be settled as GVC considers its options.


Industry Insight
Industry Insight

Amaya gains the confidence to expand outside of gaming, but the Greek financial crisis will cause some headaches.


Poker Room Insight
Poker Room Insight

William Hill and Winamax cut their customer base for compliance reasons.


UniBet Seeks Growth in Estonia
UniBet Seeks Growth in Estonia

Unibet.EE, with online poker, casino and sportsbook, recently launched under Estonian license.


Olympic Entertainment Group Launches OlyBet on MPN
Olympic Entertainment Group Launches OlyBet on MPN

Estonia-licensed OlyBet.com goes live.


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