Bet365 dominates Italian sports betting in 2015, even beating operators with retail presence; online sports and casino rise, poker falls.
Italian gaming regulator allows online sports betting operators freedom to independently settle wagers; 120 new online licenses by 2016.
Italian gambling spending takes a slight dip in 2014 but efforts to block unauthorized online sites appear to be working.
It’s going to suck big time for affiliates if and when the taxman comes a-knocking, if indeed that’s what regulation entails.
Italian regulator AAMS authorizes 23 new sports betting options for licensed operators; Microgame adds Inspired Gaming Group virtual sports
Introduction of slots nearly doubles Italian online casino revenue but online poker revenue falls by a third in H1 figures.
Italian authorities shut down online gambling ring run by gang depicted in Gomorra book/film; VLT operators score court victory
888 Holdings has become the first operator to fall afoul of Italy's tough new gambling advertising regulations; bookies must honor odd cockups
Luigi Magistro, the head of Italy's gambling regulator, has declared there will be no new taxes imposed on the gambling sector this year.
Intralot Italia inks game content deal with SG Gaming; HoGaming approved for Italian live dealer license; Italy says no new online products