Tag Archives: Finland
- Finland’s gaming monopoly’s sales fall on lottery disinterest
September 22, 2017
Finland’s newly consolidated gambling monopoly is blaming a paucity of major lottery jackpots for its falling sales. The new Veikkaus, which began life at the start of the year after the merger of Finland’s three previously separate state-owned gambling monopolies, reported sales of just over €2.1b in the first half...
- iPoker skins in Finland, Austria ink liquidity sharing deal
December 21, 2016
Two online poker skins on Playtech’s iPoker network have struck a deal to begin sharing player liquidity. In what’s being billed as a first for regulated European market operators, Finland’s RAY and Austria’s Win2Day have agreed to form a joint poker network allowing each site’s players to match poker wits...
- Playtech agrees FRV Finland contract
Deal with merged entity formed of Veikkaus, RAY and Fintoto significant step in growing key regulated market. London: December 2016 – Playtech, the world’s leading gaming content and software, systems and services supplier, and Veikkaus, the lead brand behind the country’s enlarged FRV Finland group made up of the recently...
- Finland merging three gaming monopolies into single state-owned entity
October 5, 2015
Finland is merging its three gaming monopolies into a single organization, while other betting firms are offering prop bets on who will lead the new mega-monopoly. Finland’s government Committee on Economic Policy recently announced that the country's existing three domestic gaming monopolies – Fintoto (horseracing), RAY (slots) and Veikkaus (lotteries...
- Veikkaus earns 40% of 2014 sales online; Cherry buys Finnish affiliate domains
August 3, 2015
Finland’s state-owned gambling operator Veikkaus reported generating over 40% of 2014’s annual turnover via its digital channels. Veikkaus, which holds a monopoly on lottery sales in Finland, generated total sales of €1.95b in 2014, up 5.4% from 2013’s total. Profit rose 3% to €520.4m but the operator warned that slowing...
- Finnplay Launches Sports Betting Solution in Ghana
June 22, 2015
Helsinki, Finland, 22nd June 2015: Finnplay, the Finnish based Gaming platform provider today announced it has provided its sports betting kiosk solution to Ghanaian based betting agency Simplebet. Erkki Nikunen, Vice President of Sales for Finnplay, said: “Africa is a rapidly expanding market for sports betting both land-based and online. OurBillFold...
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