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Kindred CEO signaled that the company is hopeful that igaming re-regulation in Sweden and online gaming liberalization in the Netherlands is still on track for 2019.
Kindred Still Hopeful for Regulation in Sweden, the Netherlands

Its “business as usual” in the Netherlands, and the operator is still hopeful for both markets to regulate by 2019.


European regulatory news from the UK, Slovakia, Hungary, Netherlands, Belgium, Portugal, Spain and more.
Latest in iGaming Regulation: July 2017 Brief

A snapshot of all the latest in regulatory igaming developments across Europe, the United States, China, India, Australia and more.


"Beginning [in] August 2017, Google will accept applications for the distribution of gambling apps within the Play store in the United Kingdom, France and the Republic of Ireland."
Google Will Reportedly Lift Ban on Real Money Gambling Apps in Certain Markets

Licensed operators in the UK, France and Ireland can submit RMG apps from August, and new markets could come in the future.


Shared liquidity between France, Spain, Italy, and Portugal is now an odds-on favorite following the latest words from French regulator ARJEL that put in place an aggressive timeline for adoption.
Regulation Insight: Your Summer Summary

Bringing you up to speed on regulated igaming news from the last month. The UK, Malta and Gibraltar, figures from France, Italy and Spain, the latest progress from Netherlands, Sweden and Poland, all the news from the United States, and more.


Progress for igaming liberalization in the Netherlands has stalled, and opposition among potential coalition members of a new Dutch government may jeopardize its future, officials have warned.
Dutch Legislative Progress Stalls as Authority Addresses “Elephant in the Room”

Politics likely to delay igaming liberalization, and confusion still surrounds latest enforcement measures.


Norway claims success of new enforcement action with three of five payment processors withdrawing from Norway.
Online Gaming Industry Unaffected by Stricter Measures in Norway, Netherlands

Despite tough new rules in the Netherlands and new payment blocking in Norway, online poker operators continue to serve both markets.


The Dutch Gambling Authority,Kansspelautoriteit (KSA), has issued a strict new edict to foreign gambling operators which may have a widespread impact on the industry's ability to serve the country.
Dutch Gambling Authority Wants Operators to Block Players from the Netherlands

New edict could force operators to block Dutch players from online gambling entirely.


The re-opening of borders in European online poker is finally taking some shape and  confidence among regulators has never been higher.
Regulation Insight

The latest developments in the European, US and offshore markets.


At the time of writing, there are 149 players registered in the Masters game, and 62 for the All Stars.
Over 200 Players Ready for PokerStars “All Stars” Rake Free Cash Game

Some of the world’s top players, including Daniel “Jungleman” Cates, Timofey “Trueteller” Kuznetsov and Jonas “OtB_RedBaron” Mols sign up to PokerStars’ rake-free cash game experiment.


The Dutch Senate this week ruled that no bills pending at the Senate would be flagged as "controversial," clearing a potential roadblock for gaming reform and allowing online gambling liberalization to move through the legislative process.
No Hold-Up Expected for Online Gambling in the Netherlands

With gambling bills not deemed “controversial,” the Senate could pass gambling reform this summer.


A Swedish commission set up in 2015 to look into the state of online gambling licensing in the country delivered a monstrous 1300-page report late last week.
Regulation Insight

The latest regulatory news from Australia, Sweden, Poland, Colombia and more.


Switzerland's Parliament has voted in favor of internet blocking of offshore online gambling companies.
Regulation Insight

News from Spain, Switzerland, Germany, France and Norway, plus all the latest in the United States and beyond.


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Mike Postle To Be Inducted Into Poker Hall Of Fame
After being cleared of all allegations in its 45-minute investigation of Stones Live Poker steams, Mike Postle has immediately been inducted into the 2020 Poker Hall of Fame, leapfrogging over the formalities of the… — read more »
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