#Casino Cosmopol

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Stakes are high in Sweden: An examination into gambling law changes

In'The Gambling Market in Numbers 2023', issued by the neighbouring Danish Gambling Commission, Sweden was revealed to be the European country with the highest share of online gambling spend last year. Although Sweden was 10th in Europe when it came to GGR, reporting SEK 27.1bn ($2.53bn) from its regulated market, 69% of this came from online…
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Stakes are high in Sweden: An examination into gambling law changes
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Swedish igaming operators question government stance on Svenska Spel online casino

An online gambling trade body says a state-owned company should not be competing in the igaming market. Sweden.- The online gambling operator trade association Branschföreningen för Onlinespel (BOS) has reiterated its stance against the presence of state-owned Svenska Spel in Sweden's igaming market. BOS secretary general Gustaf Hoffstedt expressed…
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Swedish igaming operators question government stance on Svenska Spel online casino
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Svenska Spel Decides To Close 2 Casino Cosmopol Venues

Svenska Spel plans to officially close the Casino Cosmopol facilities in Malmö and Gothenburg. The main reason for this decision is the limited profitability of the facilities, the firm revealed on January 24. The rise of online gambling as a cause of closure: The increase in online casinos during recent years has led to a decrease in the number of…
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Svenska Spel Decides To Close 2 Casino Cosmopol Venues
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Svenska Spel to close Casino Cosmopol in Gothenburg and Malmö

With the rise of online casino causing Casino Cosmopol's visitor numbers to fall in recent years, the Swedish land-based casino brand of Svenska Spel has decided to permanently close the doors on two of its three venues to "limit losses". Union negotiations will now be held before a final decision is made. The Gothenburg and Malmö closures mean the…
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Svenska Spel to close Casino Cosmopol in Gothenburg and Malmö
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Jaldung takes CEO role at Grand Casino Brussels

Jaldung confirmed the news on LinkedIn, saying he will join Grand Casino Brussels as CEO from 11 December. The large casino complex, located in Belgium's capital, is owned by Casinos Austria International. Jaldung's appointment comes just over a year after he left Casino Cosmopol, the Swedish land-based casino brand of Svenska Spel. Jaldung spent…
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Zitro Arrives on Swedish Market with Casino Cosmopol

Zitro is delivering its Colossus Fire slot game at the Casino Cosmopol-operated property located in Sweden, which is a state-owned gambling venue. The slot is powered by innovative and cutting-edge technology that makes the gameplay unparalleled and highly rewarding, guaranteeing players a lot of fun as they try the land-based options. Colossus…
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Zitro Arrives on Swedish Market with Casino Cosmopol
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ZITRO TAKES ON SWEDEN WITH THE LAUNCH OF COLOSSUS FIRE AT CASINO COSMOPOL STOCKHOLM

Zitro is pleased to announce that Colossus Fire has found a new home on the gaming floor of Casino Cosmopol Stockholm operated by Casino Cosmopol, Sweden's state-owned gaming entity. With its innovative features and cutting-edge technology, this game title is sure to bring an unparalleled gaming experience to players of this renowned…
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ZITRO TAKES ON SWEDEN WITH THE LAUNCH OF COLOSSUS FIRE AT CASINO COSMOPOL STOCKHOLM
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The complicated online gambling legislation in Sweden

Gambling in Sweden has been a fun pastime for a long time. However, it is only until recently that the country opened up its market to international operators. The country was operating under a monopoly of one company that had been given the legal right to offer gambling activities. The downside to this was that this one company was not able to…
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The complicated online gambling legislation in Sweden
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European Casino Association Appoints Erwin van Lambaart as New Chairman

During the ECA General Assembly, held at ICE London 2023, the ECA Board of the European Casino Association announced that after eight successful years, Per Jaldung has stepped down as Chairman of the association, and by unanimous member approval, Erwin van Lambaart has been appointed his successor. A proven leader in the casino and entertainment…
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European Casino Association Appoints Erwin van Lambaart as New Chairman
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5 Countries where Casino and Gambling Is Legal

Gambling has been a contentious issue due to moral concerns and the possible harm it can do to players. Some believe it is a game of skill, while others consider it a game of chance. Yet, all the controversy hasn't been able to stop the market from flourishing over the years. In fact, the Online Casino and Gambling market was valued at roughly…
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5 Countries where Casino and Gambling Is Legal
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Slotmill Titles to Now Power Svenska Spell’s iCasino

Svenska Spel Sport & Casino has expanded its content offering with products from Slotmill, a respected iGaming and slot developer. The operator is looking to consolidate its footprint in the online casino space by adding more worthwhile titles developed by prominent studios, the latest being Slotmill. Svenska Spel has been pivoting towards the…
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Slotmill selected as content provider to Svenska Spel Sport&Casino

Slotmill is delighted to announce that Svenska Spel Sport & Casino has launched the Slotmill portfolio of games to its casino product offering. Svenska Spel Sport & Casino is one of the largest and most well-known casino operators in Sweden. Andreas Ternström, Chief Commercial Officer at Slotmill said; "To be selected as content provider to Svenska…
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Svenska Spel adds content from Slotmill

Svenska Spel Sport & Casino has incorporated games from developer Slotmill to expand its product offering. The Swedish state-owned company has added the supplier's slots portfolio to its roster of casino titles, furthering Svenska Spel's iGaming proposition. Covid-19 gave iGaming a temporary bump as brick-and-mortar facilities were forced to close,…
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Svenska Spel adds content from Slotmill
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Nolimit City solidifies Swedish online status with Svenska Spel launch!

Swedish online gaming titan, Svenska Spel Sports & Casino, go live with Nolimit City portfolio The Malta based Software Provider announce their latest ground-breaking landmark deal with the leading household name in localised Swedish gambling entertainment, Svenska Spel Sports & Casino. The announcement celebrates the two heading the partnership…
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Nolimit City solidifies Swedish online status with Svenska Spel launch!
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Jaldung to exit as CEO of Casino Cosmopol

Jaldung has led the operator since November 2008 but said in a post on his LinkedIn page that he will leave the business before the end of the year. Having joined Casino Cosmopol as security manager in June 2002, he went on to serve as its general manager before taking on the top role almost 20 years ago. Prior to his time with the operator, he…
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Jaldung to exit as CEO of Casino Cosmopol
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The Effects Of The Swedish Casino Regulations Have Not Been Positive

UNITED STATES-Swedes have a great interest in gambling. They have been playing at casinos for centuries, but recently they observed a significant change in the casino industry. Firstly, the focus of gamblers shifted from physical casinos to online casinos. Secondly, the Swedish Gambling Act brought in various changes in the way gamblers play. Take…
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The Effects Of The Swedish Casino Regulations Have Not Been Positive
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Svenska Spel commits further SEK42m to problem gambling research

The operator has spent more than SEK60m on research projects since establishing its own independent Research Council in 2010, with the latest pledge taking its total commitment to over SEK100m. Svenska Spel's Research Council has carried out studies in partnership with Lund University, and the latest funding announcement means this collaboration…
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Svenska Spel commits further SEK42m to problem gambling research
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Svenska Spel CEO Criticises Restaurant Casino Sector

Svenska Spel CEO Patrik Hofbauer has criticised the Swedish model of restaurant casinos, arguing they operate "almost without rules and control." Hofbauer made remarks on Svenska Spel's corporate blog where he criticised the separate rules that restaurant casinos enjoy in the country, as well as the resulting lack of official data - which he says…
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Svenska Spel CEO Criticises Restaurant Casino Sector
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Swedish gaming revenue up to SEK6.54bn in Q1

Despite being a year-on-year increase, revenue was down 6.8% from the previous quarter. Online betting and gaming made up most of this total, with revenue growing 7.2% to SEK4.20bn. This was also up 0.3% quarter-on-quarter. The state lottery - run by Svenska Spel - as well as Svenska Spel's Vegas brand of slot halls - brought in a combined…
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Swedish gaming revenue up to SEK6.54bn in Q1
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JOA Group Becomes the First French Operator to Meet the ECA’s Responsible Gambling Framework Criteria

France-based casino operator, JOA Group, has achieved certification according to the ECA Responsible Gambling Framework following an independent audit conducted by Pieter Remmers, Chairman of the Board of G4 (Global Gambling Guidance Group). Certification of its 33 casino estate ensures that JOA is operating in adherence with the latest standards…
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JOA Group Becomes the First French Operator to Meet the ECA’s Responsible Gambling Framework Criteria
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Casino of the year

Gambling Insider is pleased to announce this year's selection of competitors for the returning Casino of the year Award. The time has come. Following the suspension of this prestigious Award last year, due to land-based casinos being hit particularly hard during the Covid-19 pandemic. The rise of the Casino is once more! So, hello there 2022, and…
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Svenska Spel strengthens Push Gaming's Swedish presence

Push Gaming has lauded its burgeoning European footprint by establishing a relationship with Svenska Spel Sport and Casino in Sweden. According to the deal's conditions, players of Svenska Spel will now be able to access games, including its best slots such as Bison Battle, Jammin' Jars 2, and Fire Hopper, as well as upcoming releases Big Bamboo…
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Svenska Spel strengthens Push Gaming's Swedish presence
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Sweden’s gambling industry is on the rebound with online sales leading the way

With 95 active gaming licenses in the country the Swedish Gambling Inspectorate (Spelinspektionen), has released gambling revenue numbers for the industry in Q32021. The numbers are preliminary and may be adjusted slightly before the year-end report but current net sales, total bets minus payouts, are up about 5% over the same third-quarter period…
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Sweden’s gambling industry is on the rebound with online sales leading the way
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European Casino Association Awards Four EDP 2021 Diversity Scholarships

The European Casino Association (ECA) has announced the successful candidates for this year's ECA Diversity Scholarship, sponsored by AGEM, Clarion, the University of Las Vegas International Gaming Institute and the ECA. The Diversity Scholarship is open to all ECA member employees and in its fourth year since inception is to award more candidates…
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European Casino Association Awards Four EDP 2021 Diversity Scholarships
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Sweden sees quarterly decline in gambling revenue despite year-on-year increase

Sweden's gambling revenue increased by nearly 5% in the third quarter of 2021, with licenced gaming companies reporting SEK 6.3bn ($701m) in revenue, according to the Swedish Gaming Inspectorate. While this is up 4.7% year-on-year, the Scandinavian country's gambling revenue experienced a slight decline from Q2, dropping by 2.9% from SEK…
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Sweden sees quarterly decline in gambling revenue despite year-on-year increase
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BOS urges Sweden to lift deposit cap with other Covid-19 rules in September

The restrictions were due to be eased on 14 November, but, after the government announced during a press conference that all general pandemic-related restrictions would be lifted on 29 September, BOS argued the online casino rules should be lifted on the same date. The restrictions were first imposed in July 2020, and were extended several…
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BOS urges Sweden to lift deposit cap with other Covid-19 rules in September
iGaming Business

Online drives 10.2% Q2 rise in Swedish gaming revenue

Total market revenue - players' wagers minus winnings paid out - for the three months to 30 June was SEK6.51bn (£548.2m/€637.8m/$755.5m). This was up from SEK5.91bn in the second quarter of last year and also 4.8% higher than SEK6.25bn in the first quarter of 2021. Online gambling remained by far the primary source of gambling revenue during Q2,…
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Online drives 10.2% Q2 rise in Swedish gaming revenue
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Sweden: Online Gambling Drove Q2 2021 Industry Growth

Online gambling in Sweden fueled second quarter double-digit growth in the country, which has its land-based gaming facilities almost completely taken off the country's gambling map. The Swedish gambling market registered for the three months ended June 30, 2021 SEK6.5 billion ($780 million) in revenue, up 4.7% on the SEK6.2 billion ($744 million)…
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Sweden: Online Gambling Drove Q2 2021 Industry Growth
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Sweden's Gambling Authority: Busy, Frustrating and Outdated

When the new gambling laws were first enacted in 2019, they were highly controversial, and many were upset and felt overly controlled. Now restlessness is starting to grow as they continue to extend the temporary laws. Many felt that the newly regulated gambling market moved way too fast. Many companies opted to continue to operate in Sweden as…
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Sweden's Gambling Authority: Busy, Frustrating and Outdated
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The casino culture in Sweden: what to expect

Sweden is one of the most beautiful countries in the world. A paradise for those who want to take long road trips, those seeking the Aurora Borealis, and a delicious Smorgasbord. But what you may not know is that Sweden has a thriving gambling and casino market. In the past, Sweden has had tight reins on the casinos and the people playing, but if…
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The winners of the Global Gaming Awards London 2021

The winners of the Global Gaming Awards London 2021 have been revealed. After a lengthy voting process, including a self-nomination window and input from our Nominations Panel and the Gambling Insider team, our esteemed judges voted to crown this year's winners. Votes were made online by leading CEOs and executives from across the industry, before…
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The winners of the Global Gaming Awards London 2021