Colombian regulator takes toughest action yet on illegal operations

Coljuegos, the Colombian national gambling regulator, has been working in partnership with the country’s federal police force to undertake its biggest ‘ clampdown on...

Televisa to exit gambling sector to focus on core media activities

Mexican media and entertainment group Televisa has confirmed that it plans to exit the gaming sector via the sale of its entire gambling portfolio...
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Latam gambling group launches affiliate programme

Latin American online gambling group Mundi Fortuna has launched an affiliate programme, entitled Mundi Affiliates. Enlisting the help of the Patagonia Entertainment platform, the games...

Game Lounge to open operations in New Jersey and Mexico

Affiliate firm Game Lounge, a subsidiary of Cherry AB, is setting up for business in New Jersey following the acquisition of the BetNJ.com domain...

Blackstone’s rumoured Codere bid could create LatAm gaming giant

According to Spanish business news source OK Diario, US multi-national private equity firm Blackstone is preparing a bid for Grupo Codere, Spain’s largest gambling...

Colombian gaming operators association appoints new president

Lawyer and politician Juan Carlos Restrepo has been appointed as the new president of the Colombian gaming operators trade body Asojuegos. The former senator,...

Bolivian government looks to tackle illegal gaming with new app

The Authority of Taxation and Social Control over Gaming (AJ) in Bolivia has presented a new app called ‘AJ Móvil’, which will enable local...

Colombia to examine perceptions of gaming sector at annual forum

Colombian gaming industry trade body Fecoljuegos is planning to present the findings of an extensive market study on the reputation of the sector at...

Legal gambling is helping fund better health in Colombia

Financial resources allocated to improving the health of Colombia’s citizens has been boosted to the tune of $2.5bn over the last six years from...

Caliente turns to Playtech BGT to upgrade its gaming estate

Mexican gambling operator Corporación Caliente, part of Grupo Codere España, has revealed that it will upgrade its entire sports betting estate with the introduction...

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Aspen Institute panel to explore public value in sports betting

The Aspen Institute Sports & Society Program will host a special panel In Washington on September 14 to discuss the merits of using revenues...

GLI welcomes more than 80 representatives at Lima Roundtable

Gaming Laboratories International (GLI) welcomed more than 80 representatives from 33 government entities and 19 countries from Latin America, the Caribbean and Spain to...

Boston welcomes AGA’s Responsible Gambling Week panel

The American Gaming Association (AGA) shifted its attentions to Boston on Thursday for the penultimate fixture of Responsible Gaming Education Week. The Boston event hosted a panel...
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October Sports Betting Symposium to cover the big issues and more

Reed Exhibitions, the organiser of Global Gaming Expo 2018 (G2E), has published details of its first Sports Betting Symposium taking place in Las Vegas from October 8...