Tag Archives: gambling advertising
- Sweet treats campaign ends in hefty fines for Aussie betting site TAB
June 16, 2017
TAB’s decision to offer free jelly beans has turned out to be a costly affair for Australian betting site. On Friday, The Sydney Morning Herald reported that TAB is facing hefty fines and legal costs over a sweet treats campaign, which authorities ruled have breached New South Wales’s gambling advertising...
- Richard Downey: Tracking Coming to Television Advertising
March 22, 2016
In this interview with CalvinAyre.com’s Rebecca Liggero, Richard Downey of The Mobile House discusses how television advertising can be an effective way for online gambling companies to advertise. Television advertising is no longer for the big boys, according to Richard Downey. The director of The Mobile House said television can...
- Sportsbet calls for big cuts in Australian betting ad blitz
March 14, 2016
Online sports betting operator Sportsbet is seeking an end to the barrage of gambling advertisement in Australia. A Nielsen AdEx report showed that Australian gambling companies spent $147 million on advertising in 2015, becoming the country’s fourth biggest industry in terms of advertising spending. The figure represents a 326 percent...
- Topbetta pleads guilty to illegal gambling advertising over ‘No Lose Saturday’ campaign
February 23, 2016
A promotional campaign that Topbetta launched in 2014 is now causing trouble for the Australian sports betting company. The NSW-based gambling company was ordered on Tuesday to pay more than AUS$15,000 in fines after pleading guilty on three counts of publishing gambling advertising on its website for its “No lose...
- Sweden proposes stricter gambling ad rules to combat international firms
April 4, 2015
Sweden has proposed revising its gambling laws to prevent internationally licensed online gambling firms from promoting their wares to Swedish punters. On March 30, Sweden’s Ministry of Finance released the findings of an inquiry tasked with studying the country’s gambling advertising laws. Currently, the Swedish Lotteries Act prohibits all gambling...
- Spain eyes restrictions on gambling ads; Italy’s “insignificant” ad revisions slammed
February 24, 2015
Online gambling operators in Spain’s regulated market will likely face increased restrictions on advertising following a joint motion in the country’s Senate. Officials from all parties in the Senate put forward the motion calling on the government to impose tougher rules on the promotion of online gambling. The proposed changes...
Italy’s online gambling market now second largest in Europe
April 12, 2017
Italy’s online sports betting growth outpacing retail wagers
September 8, 2017