Bloomberg: Online Gambling Firms Expect Ontario to Lift Key Operator Ban
Ontario’s online gaming industry is anticipating the provincial government will move ahead soon with regulatory changes to allow private operators into the market. Canada’s most populous province unveils a new budget on Nov. 5 that is expected to be focused on the Covid-19 response. James Kilsby, our USA vice president of VIXIO GamblingCompliance, provides his insights.
Fortune: Free money, big addictions: Inside the booming world of online sports betting
If you can’t get through a football game or Twitter scroll without seeing an in-your-face promo for online sports betting lately, well, you’re not alone. Daniel Stone, head of data at VIXIO GamblingCompliance, provides his insights. “With regards to the free bets and promotional intensity, it’s almost a race to the bottom”.
BBC World Business Report: Caesars Entertainment bids for bookmaker William Hill
British bookmaker William Hill received a takeover bid from US firm Caesars Entertainment. James Kilsby is USA vice president of VIXIO GamblingCompliance, and explains how the changing regulatory picture in the US makes William Hill attractive to a US suitor.
The Times: Charities lose as lottery punters turn to offshore betting websites
The National Lottery is losing out on millions of pounds for good causes as punters turn to offshore betting websites that offer a cheaper route to a lottery jackpot. Joe Ewens, Managing Editor of VIXIO GamblingCompliance, offers his insights into this trend.
VIXIO GamblingCompliance announces 2020 Global Regulatory Awards shortlist
Today, VIXIO GamblingCompliance unveiled the shortlist for their Global Regulatory Awards (GRA). Now in their fourth year, the VIXIO GRAs recognise and celebrate the achievements of individuals, teams and businesses who have excelled in the field of compliance, corporate social responsibility and responsible gambling over the course of the year.
ComplianceOnline Rebrands to Become VIXIO Regulatory Intelligence
ComplianceOnline, the parent company of GamblingCompliance and PaymentsCompliance has unveiled a new name and brand identity, cementing the company’s position as the leading provider of regulatory intelligence.
Kester Capital Backs Management Buy-Out of ComplianceOnline
ComplianceOnline, a leading provider of global regulatory intelligence to the gambling and payment sectors, has been acquired in a management buy-out, backed by the primary buyout specialist Kester Capital.