Blog

iGaming licensing process opens in Michigan 850 500 Szilaghi Consulting

iGaming licensing process opens in Michigan

The application process for the online sports betting and igaming licenses have opened by the Michigan Gaming Control Board (MGCB). Tribes and casinos can apply for the new licenses, and the companies supporting operators and suppliers can also apply for vendor registration. The launch comes after the MGCB in May also opened up applications for…

read more
Gambling Joint Venture in Romania 1920 1080 Szilaghi Consulting

Gambling Joint Venture in Romania

Due to the fact that the gambling special regulation in Romania allows the exploitation of gambling, jointly or not, between an organizer and one or more economic operators or individuals between whom there is a contract concluded under the law, the most practical form the exploitation of gambling is represented by the joint venture. According…

read more
Spelinspektionen orders 10 operators to withdraw from Swedish market 850 500 Szilaghi Consulting

Spelinspektionen orders 10 operators to withdraw from Swedish market

The Spelinspektionen (Swedish Gaming Inspectorate) issued cease and desist orders to 10 gaming operators to withdraw 45 brands targeting Swedish consumers without a license. Of the ten offenders, six are businesses headquartered in Curaçao, alongside two apiece from Cyprus and Malta. The regulator identified a series of offenses ranging from offering products in Swedish language…

read more
Sports betting bill approved by California’s Committee 850 500 Szilaghi Consulting

Sports betting bill approved by California’s Committee

The California Senate Committee on Government Organization has approved a constitutional amendment bill to allow sports betting in the state. In a partisan 9-3 vote, with all Democrats on the committee voting for the bill and all Republicans against, SCA 6 – proposed by committee chair Bill Dodd – was adopted. The bill has now…

read more
Ukrainian gambling bill ready for review 850 500 Szilaghi Consulting

Ukrainian gambling bill ready for review

The Committee on Finance, Tax and Customs Policy approved on June 3rd the 2285-D bill to legalise and regulate both online and land-based gambling in Ukraine and is now ready for a second view. “The Committee almost unanimously supported the formation of a new gambling market and now asks for the support of the Verkhovna…

read more
Ohio House passes bill legalizing sports betting 850 500 Szilaghi Consulting

Ohio House passes bill legalizing sports betting

The Ohio House of Representatives approved the gaming House Bill 194 that would legalize both retail and mobile sports wagering in the US state. The bill will put the Ohio Lottery Commission in charge of regulating the system and would tax betting receipts at 10%, sending net proceeds to education and gambling-addiction programs. It would…

read more
Spelinspektionen match-fixing rules pending European Commission approval 850 500 Szilaghi Consulting

Spelinspektionen match-fixing rules pending European Commission approval

Spelinspektionen (Sweden’s Gaming Authority ) submitted new regulations on match-fixing to the country’s National Board of Trade, for the board to notify the European Commission of the changes and has conducted an impact assessment of the rules. Swedish gambling regulator’s rules would limit betting to the top four divisions of football. Furthermore, betting on Swedish…

read more
Sweden Proposes Exempts On Deposits Limits For Race & Sports Betting 850 500 Szilaghi Consulting

Sweden Proposes Exempts On Deposits Limits For Race & Sports Betting

Sweden proposed exempts on deposits limits for online gambling on race betting, but the local industry group says the facts don’t support this plan. Last Friday, Social Security Minister Ardalan Shekarabi announced a change to his April proposal of a SEK 5,000 limit on online gambling deposits and losses, plus a SEK 100 limit for…

read more
Michigan Starts The Online Supplier License Applications 850 500 Szilaghi Consulting

Michigan Starts The Online Supplier License Applications

Michigan’s Gaming Control Board (MGCB) has opened the process to accept online gaming supplier license applications ahead of the state’s iGaming launch. The forms and related info can be found on the MGCB website in a new section dedicated to online gaming and fantasy games. The MGCM may give provisional licenses before the roll-out of…

read more
UKGC introduces tighter measures to protect players 850 500 Szilaghi Consulting

UKGC introduces tighter measures to protect players

The UK Gambling Commission has published new guidance for online operators, imposing tighter measures that protect gamblers during this lockdown. Included in the guidance is the need for affordability checks, prevention of reverse withdrawals, and restrictions on bonus offers. However, the UKGC does stipulate that “there is no evidence to suggest an increase in problem…

read more

Call Us

+40 773 939 033

E-mail

hello@szilaghi.com

© 2020 All rights reserved Szilaghi Consulting. We do move your World.