Flutter Entertainment, Entain, 888 Holdings, LeoVegas, NeoGames and Table Trac all published either Q2 or H1 2022 results last week. The results have not all been favourable, with many companies continuing to fight against the implications caused by the Covid-19 pandemic, while others have struggled for various other reasons.
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Casino Copenhagen has been reprimanded by the Danish gambling regulator Spillemyndigheden. It committed several breaches of the Money Laundering Act. The casino has already updated its risk assessment, procedures, teaching material and whistleblower scheme. SpilemyNDighedens warned over the seriousness of some of these offences. Casino Copenhagen must submit an updated risk assessor considering the assessment of confirmation of winnings.
Leap Gaming's online video slots games have been certified for Denmark. The Malta-headquartered provider will offer its top-performing slot titles to Roed25.dk and Casinogo. DK. The alliance between the two firms is the result of the recent partnership between BoyleSports and Leap Gaming.
LEAP Gaming has received an official certification to enter the Danish market. The studio's products are available with two casinos.
Betting revenue fell by 3.7% year-on-year to DKK567m in 2021. Online gaming revenue dropped 2.5%. Overall gaming revenues were up by 20.3% to DK1.57bn. Lottery revenue was up 29.6% from 2020 to 2021 to reach DKR9.4bn in the same year. Danske Spil recorded gross gaming Revenue of DKN4.83bn for 2021, up 1.9%. Lotteries revenue reached DNKK3.8bn, which is up from DNN2.63bn from the previous year, and Dansk Licens Spils revenue of
LEAP's online video slot games are now certified and soon live in Denmark. They will be available on Roed25.dk and Casinogo. DK. SYV25 is a leading Danish online provider offering sports betting-based games, horse racing, and leading casino titles. It provides streaming and publishing services. Its advanced 3D graphics and unique game features provide an immersive and engaging gaming experience.
The iGaming industry in Europe is booming. The gambling market in the continent accounts for 49 percent of the global market. European online casinos have a market share of 23 percent. European gambling revenue in 2022 will reach more than $99 billion.
Tipwin and Mybet obtained licenses in Germany for slot machine games on June 23.
Tipwin and Mybet are allowed to offer online slots in Germany. They join Mernov, which is associated with the Gauselmann Group, as the only licensees. The Fourth State Treaty on Gambling came into effect in July 2021. It has a number of conditions, including a €1 stake limit for slots and a 5.3% of turnover in tax. Danish gambling regulator Spillemyndigheden reported Tipwin to the police for violating the country’s Money Laundering Act.
On Air Entertainment has expanded into Denmark. Denmark is an 8 regulated gaming jurisdiction.
The Danish Gambling Authority has published the report “The Gabbling Market in Numbers 2021”. It is the second time that the Danish gambling authority has released the document. The report gathers key figures and statistics for the gambling market 2021.
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FunFair Games has signed an agreement with 5 Planet Games to develop a crash-style game based on Hugo. The game will be released worldwide later this year. FunFair's previous game AstroBoomers: To the Moon! remains the supplier's top-performing title. Funfair Games’ titles offer multiplayer and crash content that is social, active and simple. It's aimed at the next generation of gamblers. They want to provide players with an entertaining and innovative experience.
LeoVegas Group is promoting safer gambling in the Danish and Swedish gambling markets.
Videoslot has signed a strategic agreement with Caesars Entertainment. The company will establish Mr. Vegas brand in Pennsylvania in 2023.
The 5th edition of the MARE BALTICUM Gaming Summit & BSG Awards will take place on 12 May 2022 in Vilnius, Lithuania at Radisson Blu Royal Astorija Hotel. It is bringing a new format that will allow more interaction among the attending delegates. The event gathers +30 experts who share their knowledge around compliance-related matters and updates from the Baltic and Nordic regions. Morten Ronde is the speaker. He is CEO of Danish Online Gambling Association and Managing Partner at Nordic Gaming. He started his career in the Danish State Lottery and worked later 12 years as legal counsel for the Danes Gambler's Authority.
Danish Gambling Authority blocked 55 illegal gambling websites in 2021. The total number of unlicensed gambling sites blocked since 2012 is 145. Channelisation to the regulated sector reached a record high. UK, Italy and Czech Republic are the only countries in Europe with a higher rate. H2 G gambling capital reports that Denmark’s channelisation rate to regulated market in 2020 was 90%, up from 88%.
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Soft2Bet will supply the Swedish market with its Betinia casino and sportsbook platform.
Endorphina has been certified for the Danish iGaming market. The company's games are available to Danish players. Endorphin's Danish certification was made possible thanks to its partnership with software development company Sportingtech. The partnership is expected to reach further into more regulated territories. 2022 is already shaping up to be a record-breaking year for Endorina. They are planning to expand into new markets. It is believed that SportingTech will benefit from increased exposure across its network with Endoorngina's suite of games.
Denmark's gross gaming revenue rose by 22.7% across all sectors in November 2021. With upcoming closure plans pending for gaming arcades and brick-and-mortar casinos, the gaming market is expected to take a new hit in the next few weeks.
Casinos and gaming arcades in Denmark will remain closed until 31 January 2022 to curb the spread of Covid-19. Danish regulator acknowledges that this will negatively impact operators. Denmark has the third highest number of confirmed Omicron cases in the world, behind only the UK and US. The Danish Health Minister mooted a fourth jab for Denmark’s most at-risk citizens.
Vita Media Group, a Danish iGaming company, announced Thursday the acquisition of Greenplay, the casino brand formerly owned and managed by Codere Online. This December, Coderen Online was taken over by a Spanish gaming operator. Green play is the seventh casino to join the OMG Affiliates affiliate division. OMG has been shortlisted in different categories for a record number of awards. It was short listed for Best Casino Affiliate at the iGB Affiliated Awards 2022.
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Stakelogic has signed a deal with Danske Spil to host its full catalogue of slots and Greenlogics Partner Program titles. StakeLogic is expanding across Europe. It has recently entered the newly regulated Dutch iGaming space and most recently, Italy. Dansk Spils is Denmark's leading online casino brand.
Karsten Fogh Holanng has been appointed as the new CEO of Danske Spil's Licens Spils' sportsbook and online gambling unit. Holnng will replace Niels Erik Folmann, who is leaving to join Danish theme park operator Tivoli as Chief Commercial Officer. Pernille Mehl will end her six year tenure as CEO at Dansk Spill Lotteries at the end of November. She will join a yet to be disclosed business as Group CEO.
CEGO has partnered with Neccton for its AI-based mentor solution. It will analyse customers’ activity in real-time while they play CEGO's online games. Mentor identifies problematic behavioural patterns and works to help both the player and operator address the issue. Cego recently received a licence to operate in the UK. It is targeting international growth. Dr Michael Auer, Director and Head of Development at NecCTon, said the solution fits Cega's current trajectory.
1X2 Network has made its online casino catalog available in Denmark. It secured a market access agreement with 888 casinos.
1X2 Network has made its debut in Denmark. It has signed a deal with a tier one operator 888. Danish players can access slots from the developer's 1X Gaming and Iron Dog Studio subsidiaries. The developer believes its slots will perform well and become player favourites. 1x2 network is now live in the UK, Isle of Man, Malta, Gibraltar, Sweden, Spain, Italy, Colombia, Greece, Germany, the Netherlands and Denmark and is working on getting certifications in key regulated jurisdictions.
LeoVegas AB received a regulatory reprimand for its operations in Denmark in October.
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Hacksaw Gaming is expanding its presence in the European iGaming market. It has developed over 75 games and has a footprint in 10+ regulated markets. HacksAW will enter the Danish market with Bet25.DK, Casinogo. DK and 25 SYV as its first-to-partner choices. Scientific Digital and Hacking will provide Danish operators with a distinguished selection of games.
LeoVegas received five-year licences to offer sports betting and online casino in Denmark until 2026. LeoV Vegas will cease operations in the Netherlands to pursue Dutch licences. The new igaming market in that country opens on October 1.
LeoVegas Group has been granted renewed licences by the Danish Gambling Authority Spillemyndigheden. The five-year licences will enable LeoV Vegas to continue offering online casino and sports betting in Denmark until 2026. Leo Vegas was granted its first Danish licence in 2016.
LeoVegas has been granted a renewed licence to offer online casinos and sports betting in Denmark until 2026. LeoV Vegas has expanded its business in the Danish market since its launch in 2016. The company has licences in several countries, including Sweden, the UK, Italy, Spain, Schleswig-Holstein in Germany, Ireland and Malta.
ONLINE GAMING VETERAN MORTEN TONNESEN JOINS SHAPE GAMES AS DANISH B2B PLATFORM AIMS TO ACCELERATE GROWTH IN THE US SPORTSBETTING & CASINO MARKET
Morten Tonnesen has joined Shape Games as Chief Commercial Officer and also joins the Board. Tonneen brings more than a decade of industry experience to Shape. Shape is a Danish business platform aiming to grow in the US online gambling market. It has launched with ballybet.com in Colorado and Iowa and is working in Latin America with BetWarrior. Shape’s innovative and proprietary gaming software platform leverages best practices in consumer apps with first-class native customer engagement platform. The company has been named an industry rising star by respected industry media outlet EGR for each of the past two years.
Danske Spil has entered the GVC Holdings' international online bingo network. The bingo offering will be available to Danskes Spils' customers. GVC and DLS have been partners since January 2012. The company has been supplying online gaming and poker content to the state-owned World Lottery Association member D LS. DDS has a strong position in the Danish gaming market since its liberalisation in 2012 and offers binging to its customers in addition to casino and Poker.
Danish Watchdog finds Mr Green at Fault over Gambling ad. GAB has taken the time to review the pending case against Mr. Green and reach a verdict.
Operator will build on success with Spilnu and Lyckost brands as part of its international expansion plans. CEGO already operates in Denmark and Sweden. 80% of Spilsun's revenue is generated from in-house games. The content can be adapted to make sure it is the perfect fit for the target market in each jurisdiction. The majority of GGR is accounted for by proprietary content. Spinsun has been successful in the Danish market since its launch in 2012. Lycksun started operating in Sweden since 2019.
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Relax Gaming and PokerStars announce a content supply deal. Relax will provide Pokerstars with its award-winning online casino games catalog. Poker Stars will get Relax's Temple Tumble, Money Train 2, and Iron Bank. Relax also supplies Poker stars with aggregated games from more than 50 third-party providers.
Danish gambling operators have launched a new dedicated board for the handling of complaints related to advertising within the country's gambling industry. The new board will allow consumers and organisations to file complaints about gambling marketing activities. Elite Gaming, Dansk Automat Brancheforening, Danske Lotteri Spil, Det Dadske Klasselotter, Landbrugslotteriet, Royal Casino, Varelottersiet and the Danish Online Gambling Association have all signed up to support the initiative.
Danish operators have launched a complaints board for gambling advertising. The complaints are managed by HORESTA. The board will be led by Copenhagen City Court Judge Jacob Scherfig. Danish incumbents will have their advertising campaigns monitored by the board. All Danish licensed operators will display underage and problem gambling warnings across their ads. New rules also enforced that gambling TV adverts can't share the same advertising slots with payday loans and credit services.
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Allan Auning-Hansen has been appointed CEO of CEGO. CegO is the operator of online casino brands Spilnu and Lyckost. A key focus will be international expansion and taking Spilsun and Likst beyond the Danish and Swedish markets they currently target. C EGO recently secured a license from the Great Britain Gambling Commission. Spilersn offers players a targeted selection of classic slots and video slots. In-house games account for the majority of revenue generated at Spilesn. More than 80% of GGR is generated via proprietary content.
Relax Gaming partners with Tivoli, a Danish iGaming operator and amusement park company. Relax's platform and games catalog goes live with the TIVOLI online casino.
Relax Gaming partners with Tivoli to expand its online casino presence in Denmark. TIVOLI will get access to Relax's full-service iGaming platform and catalog of casino titles. Relax has more than 2,000 proprietary titles and games from multiple third-party developers and suppliers. The company is licensed by the UK Gambling Commission, Malta Gaming Authority, and the Government of Gibraltar.
Relax Gaming has partnered with Tivoli, the leading Danish online casino operator and amusement park company. Relax has been an established player across the Danish market since 2012. TIVOLI will benefit from Relax's range of proprietary titles such as Book of 99, Money Train 2 and Top Dawg$. Relax also has a range from hand-picked Silver Bullet and Powered by Relax partners.
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Ekstrapoint.com has just recorded its 2 billionth point. The platform offers free-to-play games and rewards players every time they play. It has more than 100,000 happy players across several countries. Its Trustpilot rating of 4,8 out of 5 based on hundreds of reviews places it as the best loyalty reward platform in the world. The parent company of Ekstrapook, Vita Media Group, launched the website in 2018 based upon values of trust, transparency, and quality. They expect to grow users by 50% every month in 2021. There is a little. hamlet called Hellerup, located at 2900 Heller up, Hellerupp, Denmark.
ORYX Gaming has entered the regulated Latvian online gambling market through its partnership with local operator Optibet. More than 100 casino games are now available to Optbet's players in Latvia via ORYX’s content aggregation solution ORyX Hub. ORX has also expanded its footprint in the Estonian iGaming market.
Online casino games aggregator Relax Gaming has unveiled Storm Gaming Technology as its newest Silver Bullet partner. The company specializes in the development of digital gaming kiosks and HTML5-based online casino titles. Relax hopes the new deal will expand the studio's reach. It will further enhance the diverse selection of high-quality third-party products Relax provides its clients with.
Pollard Banknote Awarded Instant Ticket Printing Contract By The Danish Lottery (Danske Lotteri Spil)
Pollard Banknote Limited has been awarded a primary contract from Danske Lotteri Spil A/S to supply instant ticket printing and related services until July 31, 2025. The contract marks the continuation of the strong partnership between Pollard and Dansk Lottery A.S. Lotters' holiday games, printed by Pollards Banknotes, are perennial favourites in the Danish market. Lotting proceeds support athletics, culture, health, protection of environment, and other good causes.
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Relax Gaming has signed a deal with Danish online casino operator RoyalCasino.dk. Relax will supply the platform with its proprietary titles.
Relax Gaming has signed a deal with RoyalCasino.dk. Relax will offer proprietary titles from its partner studios. The deal will be in place until 2021. The Royal Casino group has over 30 years of experience in operating land-based and online casinos in Denmark.
40% of bets placed in 2020 came on Saturday and Sunday. The most popular time to play slots is between 3 and 4 pm. Slot gaming activity declined after Covid-19 restrictions. Danske Spil experienced a drop in revenue and profits towards the end of 2020. The land-based shut down caused by pandemic. Channelisation reached a record high of 90% last year.
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Lady Luck Games has agreed to integrate its portfolio of titles with leading online casino operator Videoslots. Lady Luck will provide Videoslot with access to Cuddles Royal, Valhôll – Hall of The Slain, Quartz, Orango Tango, and SpinJoy Society. The studio's games will be made available to Videosluck players under UK Gambling Commission and Malta Gaming Authority licenses first. They will then go live in the regulated Swedish and Danish online gambling markets with the popular operator.
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The Gambling Act of 2012 is the main legislation governing all gambling in Denmark. It was passed unanimously in the Danish parliament on 4 June 2010. The main exception to the general prohibition was the state-owned monopoly operator Danske Spil A/S, which was granted an exclusive licence to offer betting, lotteries and online gambling. The relevant minister has been granted the legal authoritative powers to issue specific regulations on certain areas. Since the enactment of the Gabbling Act, the aim of Danish G gambling authority is to develop the market for the mutual benefit of all stakeholders.
Danish GGR up 29.9% year-on-year to DKK513m in May. Sports betting revenue was down 24.8% month- on-month, but up 83.5% from May 2020. Online casino revenue is DKD247m, up 2.7% on 2020 and down 3. 5% since April. Land-based casino revenues reached DKR11m for the first time this year.