Tag Archives: Spillemynddigheden
- PokerStars Secure One Year Danish Sports Betting License
December 7, 2015
PokerStars continue to roll out their nonpoker products with news of a one-year license agreement with the Danish online gaming regulator Spillemynddigheden. Danish PokerStars players liking sports betting flutter will be delighted to learn that they can do so from the sanctity of their PokerStars account. The world's largest online...
- Casino vertical drives growth in Danish online gambling market
August 20, 2015
Denmark’s regulated online gambling market continued its winning ways in Q2, driven by gains in the online casino vertical. Danish gaming regulator Spillemyndigheden says its online licensees reported revenue up 25% to DKK 335m (US $49.9m) in the three months ending June 30. That’s 24% more than the same period...
- UK Gambling Commission appoints Ofgem’s Sarah Harrison as new CEO
June 12, 2015
The UK Gambling Commission (UKGC) has picked Sarah Harrison (pictured) to replace outgoing CEO Jenny Williams. Williams is set to step down from her CEO role at the end of September and the search for her replacement has taken longer than expected. Harrison, who currently serves as senior partner of...
- Danish regulated market gets a boost from online casino growth
June 3, 2015
Denmark’s regulated gambling market saw revenue rise 12% year-on-year, driven by strong gains in the online casino vertical. Danish gaming regulator Spillemyndigheden reported total gambling revenue from its licensed betting and online casino operators hit DKK 750m (US $113.3m) in the three months ending March 31. Online casino games were...
- World Cup boosts Denmark’s online gambling market by 20% in 2014
March 11, 2015
Denmark’s regulated online gambling market grew 20% last year, according to new stats by Danish gaming regulator Spillemyndigheden. Former state gaming monopoly Danske Spil lost its iron grip on the Danish market three years ago but remains the market leader, although it suffered an annual profit decline of 5.8% in...
- Denmark’s Online Poker Numbers Dip in Q2
August 13, 2014
Denmark’s online poker numbers drop for the second consecutive year, according to reports released by the Danish gambling authority Spillemynddigheden. There are many people in the world who believe Denmark is a nation that can do no wrong. Their taxation system is fair, their economy is pretty ace, their streets...
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