European News

  • Zitro slots charm Casino di Venezia players

    By Casino International on August 5, 2020
    Zitro is celebrating the successful installation of its video slot games in Casino di Venezia of Italy. Players from one of the most renowned casinos in Europe can now enjoy the thrill and fun of some of the most popular games of today. Dott. Alessandro Cattarossi, Director of Casino Di Venezia said: “Our mission is to cater our customers with […]
  • UK ‘online gambling should face £100 a month cap on spend’

    By Casino International on August 5, 2020
    Gamblers should be protected by a new £100-a-month cap on spending to limit the harm that can be done by online gambling, a think-tank recommends today. The Social Market Foundation also calls for a sweeping overhaul of the way gambling firms are taxed, to put financial pressure on companies registered abroad to bring their operations to Britain. The SMF, a […]
  • Authentic strengthens Italian presence

    By Casino International on August 4, 2020
    Live roulette specialist Authentic Gaming has strengthened its position in the Italian market after integrating its suite of games with Betsson Group’s brand, StarCasinò. Under the deal, players at StarCasinò will be able to access games from the provider’s flagship ARENA Studio, including Blaze Roulette, Grand Roulette, 24/7 Roulette, and Auto Roulette. In addition, StarCasinò players will also be able […]
  • GVC ‘pleased to support’ YGAM Parent Hub

    By Casino International on August 3, 2020
    GVC has welcomed the launch of the Young Gamers and Gamblers Education Trust’s (YGAM) Parent Hub, a new portal providing information, activities and support to help parents and carers understand the potential risks associated with gambling and gaming including products such as loot boxes, the digital items that are bought with real world money and contain random items of unknown […]
  • UK government “wrecking ball” to casino industry is putting half the jobs in England “at risk”, warns BGC

    By Casino International on August 3, 2020
    UK industry standards body The Betting and Gaming Council (BGC) has warned that the UK Government’s last minute reversal of plans to allow casinos to reopen on 1 August has dealt a wrecking ball to the industry, from which it may never recover. With casinos across England forced to remain shuttered, the BGC warns that up to 6,000 jobs may […]
  • BGC expresses “utter dismay” at UK government casino U-turn

    By Casino International on July 31, 2020
    UK industry standards body The Betting and Gaming Council (BGC) has expressed its “utter dismay” following the Government’s decision to delay the reopening of all casinos in England for at least two weeks. Casinos across England were preparing to re-open from 1 August until today’s last minute u-turn by the UK Government. In a letter to Chancellor Rishi Sunak MP, […]
  • Johnson breaks UK industry hearts with lockdown easing postponement

    By Casino International on July 31, 2020
    England’s Prime Minister Boris Johnson has broken casino industry hearts by announcing that, due to spikes in COVID-19 infection across the country, lockdown easing would not be going ahead as planned on 1st August. The PM revealed in a press briefing that casinos, bowling alleys, skating rinks and other ‘close contact’ services must remain closed until at least 15th August. […]
  • Gauselmann UK starts political engagement campaign

    By Casino International on July 31, 2020
    Gauselmann UK opened its ‘Constituency Campaign’ when members of the senior team hosted Mark Pawsey, the Conservative MP for Rugby, at the Warwickshire town’s Merkur Cashino Adult Gaming Centre on Friday July 24th. Mr Pawsey, who was hosted by Praesepe Chief Operating Officer Mark Schertle, Gauselmann UK’s newly appointed Director of Public and Political Relations Tony Boulton, and Head of […]
  • YGAM founders say experience-based strategy could achieve more with perspective diversity

    By Casino International on July 31, 2020
    Lee Willows, Chief Executive and co-founder of YGAM, the charity which works to inform, educate and safeguard young people against gaming and gambling-related harm, has proposed that the UK Gambling Commission’s Experts by Experience initiatives might warrant a range of different voices that are representative of the totality of the gambling experience in order to be fully-inclusive in their insight […]
  • CPI releases Simplifi to distributed gaming operators

    By Casino International on July 31, 2020
    Crane Payment Innovations (CPI) has announced the global release of Simplifi, cloud-based software for route-based gaming operators. By extending into the distributed gaming market, CPI is adding to their existing network of 1 million managed machines. Simplifi is a GLI-approved, cloud-based platform that delivers real-time payment device and route management insights to route operators. Simplifi connects with the SC Advance […]