Tag Archives: Kansspelautoriteit
- Netherlands regulator slaps €374k fine on illegal betting shop owners
October 20, 2016
Gaming regulators in the Netherlands have slapped a nearly €374k fine on an illegal betting operation based in Rotterdam. On Thursday, the Kansspelautoriteit (KSA) regulatory body announced what it called the highest penalty ever imposed “in the so-called country-specific domain.” The two offenders are the owners of a betting shop...
- Dutch regulator orders Apple to shut down real-money gambling apps
October 12, 2016
Tech giant Apple has scrapped dozens of apps for online casinos and betting from the App Store, at the behest of Dutch gambling authority Kansspelautoriteit (KSA). The gambling regulator said 55 apps, including those from companies such as Unibet and Bwin, are no longer available for download by Dutch accounts....
- Netherlands puts gambling apps on notice, says 18 more months to regulated market
May 11, 2016
Gaming regulators in the Netherlands have launched a purge of online gambling apps they deem to be illegally serving Dutch punters. On Wednesday, the Kansspelautoriteit (KSA) regulatory body posted a notice on its website saying it would soon be posting a public list of the offending apps. The KSA said...
- Dutch regulator reinforces ban on online gambling ads
February 24, 2016
Advertiseing promoting unregulated gambling services in Netherland is prohibited. The Netherlands’ gaming regulator Kansspelautoriteit (KSA) has published a guidance note that warns gambling operators that advertising can only promote regulated gambling services to Dutch residents. And since the Dutch government’s plans to regulate the online gambling market are unlikely to...
- Dutch regulator issues record €480k fine to repeat online gambling offenders
November 17, 2015
Gambling regulators in the Netherlands have slapped a record fine of nearly half a million euros on the operators of an unauthorized online gambling site. On Tuesday, the Kansspelautoriteit (KSA) ordered two companies behind online casino site Redslots.com to pay fines of €240k apiece for promoting the casino via a...
- Dutch online gamblers smarter than the rest of the population
August 27, 2015
Online gambling in the Netherlands is set to grow at a rate of 7.6% this year, according the country’s gaming regulator. Figures released by the Kansspelautoriteit (KSA) show the Dutch online gambling market will be worth around €296m in 2015, up from €275m last year. This represents 13% of the...
Firms go to Malta ahead of new Dutch gambling law implementation
November 14, 2017
Dutch court rejects Betsson’s bid to clip gaming regulator’s wings
September 15, 2017