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Tag: Switzerland

Play’n GO Expand in Switzerland

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Play’n GO are continuing their global expansion, as the news comes that they have moved their offering into Switzerland, with more growth on the way.

MyCasino goes live in Switzerland with Grand Casino Luzern has launched in Switzerland as a Grand Casino Luzern vertical and become on of the market's first online entrants in the process. Grand Casino Luzern is one of the casinos that have obtained an online licence in the reregulated Swiss gaming market, and launched its affiliated site - MyCasino.Ch - on 22 August. Paf was selected earlier as an online...

Swiss voters back online restrictions in public referendum

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Swiss voters have endorsed a new gambling law blocking foreign online operators, after a referendum returned a results of 72.9 percent in favour. Organised by several political party youth groups, the referendum was designed to overturn the law…

Switzerland votes to block international operators

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In a referendum that has divided the old from the young, Switzerland voted overwhelmingly in favour of a regulated market for online gaming, but one that blocks out international players. The new Gambling Act, which will be one of the strictest regimes in Europe…

SBGI 2018 Summit prepares to go live next week

After a robust start in planning the Sports Betting & Gaming India 2018 Summit, Eventus International is scheduled for the 27th and 28th of February 2018 at the Park Hyatt Goa Resort & Spa. Ahead of the summit, Yudi Soetjiptadi, the managing director of Eventus International has issued an advance vote of thanks to all the speakers and attendees who...

Swiss government faces opposition to online restrictions

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The Swiss government’s decision to block all online gambling sites not operated by Swiss land-based casinos may be contested by a referendum.   The ruling, announced in September and set to take effect from 2019, was designed to ensure an entirely local online market. However, Swiss ISPs ordered to block unauthorised domains questioned the process, stating no extra monetary provision has been...

Switzerland regulates online, blocks foreign sites

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  Switzerland’s new gambling legislation The Money Gaming Act, covering both the land-based and online sector, has passed its final vote in the country’s parliament.   Previous laws, enacted in 1923 and 1998, technically outlawed online gambling, but offered no regulation to penalise international companies operating in line with industry policy in neighbouring jurisdictions. The new act legalises online gambling, but limits providers...

Sportradar close to $250m NBA deal, say insiders

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A source close to discussions between sports-data supplier Sportradar has confirmed that the company is homing in on a deal with the National Basketball Association, which would allow it to provide official league stats to bookmakers.   According to a report by Bloomberg, sports data company Sportradar is close to finalising a six-year, $250m (E221m) contract with the National Basketball Association...